Baringo grandpa faces defilement case

Baringo grandpa faces defilement case

A 68-year-old man was charged in a Kabarnet magistrate court with defiling a five-year-old girl code-named SJR. Michael Sumukwo Chebotibin was charged that on April 5 2020 at around 6pm in Koisir village in Baringo North, he defiled the young girl contrary to section 8(1) as read with section 8...

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Axed lawman wants Nyong’o jailed

Axed lawman wants Nyong’o jailed

Former attorney of Kisumu county government Amos Omollo has sued Governor Anyang Nyong’o for contempt of court after he failed to reinstate him and pay his salaries and benefits. Omollo wants the governor, the county secretary Godfrey Kigochi and Babu Karani, chairman of county Public Service Board committed to civil...

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Why Waiguru surrendered KEMRI Land title

Why Waiguru surrendered KEMRI Land title

Kirinyaga governor Anne Waiguru has decided to hand over the 100 acre land title deed to the Kenya Medical and Research Institute, ending the long tussle between the two institutions. Sources say the move was part of Waiguru strategy to fight the impeachment motion by MCAs that has been gagged...

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Drama as Oparanya denotes finance boss

Drama as Oparanya denotes finance boss

A mini reshuffle of chief officers by Kakamega governor Wycliffe Oparanya last week has sent tongues wagging as claims of Sh2 million cash loss emerged. It is claimed the changes in his cabinet were driven by allegations that several top officers had colluded to withdraw and spend cash meant to...

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Police summon KTDA managers

Police summon KTDA managers

Kenya Tea Development Agency in Mogogosiek Group of Companies directors who had conducted a disciplinary meeting have been summoned to record statement in Mogogosiek Police Station. The meeting that was meant to summon tea buying centre clerks took place on the Tuesday April 7 2020 but the others of Kobel...

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Chief breaks brewers’ hand

Chief breaks brewers’ hand

Ndalu location chief in Bungoma county Silas Kilareti has promised to sell part of his property in alleged bribery bid in which he is accused of beating up a woman whom he accused of being in possession of illegal brew. Already, some chiefs and police officers in the country are...

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Ruto man gives masks, trashes Jubilee changes

Ruto man gives masks, trashes Jubilee changes

Ndia parliamentary hopeful in Kirinyaga county Muteti Murimi has distributed face masks to boda boda riders and small traders in Kariti ward and Kibingoti and Kiburu markets in Kiine ward. He also distributed the masks and hand sanitisers in Baricho market in Mukure ward. He criticised the purported Jubilee party...

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Yatta Knut man’s masks put him in trouble

Yatta Knut man’s masks put him in trouble

Yatta Knut branch executive secretary Kasimba Ngui found himself in trouble after he embarked on providing face masks to battle corona virus in Yatta constituency without due regard to social distancing. Kasimba had to flee Kithimani market after huge gatherings assembled to get the protective face only for police to...

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Two MCAs to challenge Luanda MP

Two MCAs to challenge Luanda MP

Luanda MP Chris Omulele has fallen out with his 2017 financial backer Wemilabi ODM MCA Patrick Akhwale. It all started when the MP personal assistant Sylvia Atsango revealed that Akhwale was planning to challenge Omulele 2022. Apart from Akhwale, others eyeing the seat are former nominated MP Geoffrey Osotsi, former...

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Pillow talk rocks Mumias Sugar Company

Pillow talk rocks Mumias Sugar Company

Rumours doing rounds in Mumias town are that a newly appointed senior manager of the financially crippled sugar factory has employed his wife as secretary in his office. The move has been received with mixed feelings and condemnation from farmers and locals who term it as hypocrisy of the highest...

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