Rift Valley

Food rights lobby protests maize farming ban in Mau

Says maize is an important crop to the affected farmers for food security and income.

Elgeyo Marakwet assembly rejects BBI Bill

Seventeen MCAs on Monday voted to reject the Bill, while 15 voted in support.

Reinstate Knut membership, TSC urged

Kuppet expresses concern over the ailing Kenya National Union of Teachers, once a giant labour organisation.

Ilchamus sue over discrimination, lack of representation

Of 30 wards in Baringo the community has been able to elect just one MCA.

Probe Sh1.4bn Covid funds in Turkana, Uasin Gishu — Auditor

Auditor General cites noncompetitive procurement, violation of guidelines, irregularities, possible waste.

Tolgos confident Rift Valley will back BBI at referendum

Uasin Gishu and Elgeyo Marakwet will be the last county assemblies expected to decide on the BBI on Tuesday.

Vaccine: Special needs teachers should get priority - Union

Union said that vaccinating teachers is a critical step in the fight against the virus.

Matiang’i bans disco matanga in Trans Nzoia county

CS orders for arrest of adults responsible for teenage pregnancies in the county.

Maize prices drop by 40% as NCPB denies blame

Influx of cheaper produce from neighbouring countries blamed for poor prices in the Rift Valley.

Envoys urge counties to address youths, women and insecurity

Four nordic states have offered to a number of projects not only in the region but across other devolved units.

Moi referral hospital gets new board chairman

Uhuru appoints Sitoyo Lopokoiyit to replace ex-MP Lagat.

Bomet man who defiled and killed baby sentenced to death

DNA tests established the blood stains on the accused’s trouser and shirt matched those extracted from the girl.

Uhuru to remain Mt Kenya region spokesperson after 2022

Kamanda dared Susan Kihika and MP Ngunjiri to resign from Jubilee.

Murders increase in Baringo N. cops blame liquor

Man killed on Tuesday, a widow held , her house burnt, chang'aa found.

Bomet opens Sh60m milk plant for ECDE learners

The plant to by milk from farmers at better prices.

Nandi county rejects BBI Bill

It's the second county to reject Bill after Baringo.

15,000 Maasai morans set for final eldership ritual in Narok

Last ceremony held in 2010 and the latest one was to be held last March but was postponed over Covid restrictions.