A child being punished. A boy who was punished by his teachers in Gatundu is nursing injuries after teachers administered corporal punishment on him. [Photo/ gnreaders.wordpress.com]
The Sacco members allegedly were demanding for their money from the Sacco. They said they have been duped as they cannot even access loans. [Photo/ voanews.com]
Members of a Sacco identified as Prevailing Sacco stormed the Cicada hotel in Eldoret town on Tuesday demand their money back.
Allegedly, the Sacco’s officials were meeting when the more than 3,000 members drawn from Uasin Gishu, Trans Nzoia and Nakuru counties complained that since they... Read More
The suspect is in police custody at the Teachers police post. The police are allegedly continuing with investigations on the matter. [Photo/ businessinsider.com]
A 35-year-old man is being held at the Teachers Police post after being arrested in connection with rape and robbery.
Antony Wanyoike, a real estate businessman who resides at Mawanga estate in Nakuru town was arrested on the eve of Mashujaa day in connection with a rape and robbery... Read More
The accused, who is also facing a second charge of forging a title deed, denied both charges before the court. [Photo/ kosovalive360.com]
A 35-year-old man was charged before a Nakuru court accused of fraudulently obtaining money, by falsely pretending he could sell a piece of land to a women’s group.
James Njuguna was accused of pretending he could sell land to Pembeza Women Group, with an intention of defrauding the group... Read More
The court heard that the man was working illegally in the country. The case will be heard on November 20. [Photo/ Gavel_lawsarasota.com]
A Chinese national has been arraigned in a Nakuru court to answer to charges of staying and working in the country illegally.
Wu-Chong Kim, 39, was released on a Sh60,000 bond after denying the charges before resident magistrate Patrick Mwaniki who heard that the accused was found... Read More
Water from a borehole. A women group is investing Sh2.5 million in a similar project at Kiamaina. [Photo/ TTCO]
A women’s group has set aside Sh2.5 million to initiate a water project in a Nakuru estate.
According to the chairlady of Kiamaina Progressive Self-help Group Selina Kimani, her group will embark on a borehole project that will help solve water shortage problems in the area.... Read More
The youths said that they need to know what the county has done since it came into office early last year. [Photo/ kisumunews.com]
A youth lobby group in Kisumu wants to be furnished with development progress reports by the county.
They said that they need to know what the county has done since it came into office early last year.
Kisumu Youth Caucus urged county governments to ensure the provision of public... Read More
Bodaboda operators. Those in Ikinu have launched a Sacco to empower themselves financially. [Photo/ voanews.com]
Bodaboda operators in Ikinu Location, Githunguri Constituency have launched a Sacco to benefit them.
Speaking at Ikinu Trading Centre after the launch of the Ikinu Bodaboda Sacco, the chairman, Boniface Mwangi said that the Sacco would be their financial vehicle that would help them... Read More
Nakuru Judge Janet Mulwa in her ruling gave the go ahead for the surveyors, agents and planners to sue the lands executive. The case will be heard on December 15 this year. [Photo/ Getty Images]
The Nakuru high court has allowed three property groups to sue the county government over a directive which seeks to stop the sub-division of land less than five acres.
The Institution of Surveyors of Kenya, Kenya Institute of Planners and Nakuru Agents Welfare Association claimed that... Read More
Kisumu Governor Jackton Ranguma. Kisumu traders have accused him of not willing to give them an alternative place to operate from. [Photo/ kisumunews.com]
Normal business came to a standstill in Kisumu town Wednesday afternoon, as traders took to the streets accusing Governor Jackton Ranguma of not fulfilling his promise of ‘resettling’ them.
The traders who used to operate at the former Oile market went to the governor’s office, only to be... Read More
Kisii County ‘first lady’ Elizabeth Ongwae issuing cheques on Wednesday. She urged women to start beneficial projects. [Photo/ Stephen Musomba]
Kisii County ‘first lady’ Elizabeth Ongwae on Wednesday issued Women Enterprise Fund cheque to 20 women groups from Kitutu Chache North constituency.
Mrs Ongwae was accompanied by the Maendeleo ya Wanawake national secretary Elizabeth Mayieka.
Speaking during the event, Mrs Ongwae... Read More
Free maternity services has increased child births in Nakuru area, with an increase in the number of women seeking formal medication. [Photo/mediorg.com]
There has been an increase in birth rates in Nakuru town since the introduction of free marternity services by the Jubilee government a year ago, an official has said.
According to the Deputy Matron Bondeni Maternity Home Rose Atanga, the hospital which serves résidents from the informal... Read More
Traders inside Kisumu's Kibuye market. A section of traders have called for the eviction of people who have built houses at the market. [Photo/ wanderingandrewly.blogspot.com]
Traders at the Kibuye market in Kisumu want the county government to evict people who have built houses in the market.
The traders also said that the county government should initiate plans to fence off the market to aid in security.
“We want the county government to decongest the... Read More
Nakuru Governor Kinuthia Mbugua (pictured) said that an additional Sh182 million will be used for street lighting in the entire Nakuru town. [Photo/ NCG]
The Nakuru County government has set aside Sh631 million for road maintenance across the entire county.
Speaking in his office after making the announcement, Nakuru Governor Kinuthia Mbugua said his government is committed to ensuring that the roads are well maintained.
“We are... Read More
The assembly convened after the MCAs managed to get back the mace from the police station where the speaker had deposited it for safe custody. [Photo/ kisumunews.com]
Kisumu County assembly speaker Ann Adul was on Wednesday impeached by the MCAs over alleged gross misconduct.
The speaker was also accused of taking the mace to the police station and paralysing operations of the assembly for a week.
The assembly convened after the MCAs managed to... Read More
[Photo/ Daniel Gathua]
People scavenge for food in a Makongeni dumpsite, Thika.
While some people would become ill by just being around this environment, these people are always here in this Makongeni dumpsite waiting for trucks to dump waste for them to scavenge for food.
Ranguma said that although there has been a delay in launching the free Wi-Fi project in the CBD due to technical challenges, the issues have been addressed and the process is back on track. [Photo/ wikipedia.com]
Kisumu Governor Jack Ranguma has said that the Wi-Fi connection in Kisumu that had faced numerous challenges in its inception stage will be operational in a month.
Ranguma said that his government had overcome most of the challenges and the project will soon be rolled out.
“I want... Read More
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