Children saved from inhuman father

Children saved from inhuman father

Two children from Matete sub county in Kakamega have been rescued from the hands of their cruel father who has been torturing them by beating, burning and denying them food. The officer in charge of Centre for Legal Aid and Advisory Service under the I-Care organization based at Kaburengu in...

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Former Mmust VC Otieno suffers another blow

Former Mmust VC Otieno suffers another blow

The pull and push that of late has characterised the relationship between former vice chancellor Fredrick Otieno and chairman of council of Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology Jeremy Bundi for nearly one year appear headed to a nasty ending. The ugly scenario appears to have been ignited by...

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Lake Region Economic Bloc suffers at the hands of  ill CEO

Lake Region Economic Bloc suffers at the hands of ill CEO

There are claims of growing disquiet within Lake Region Economic Bloc following a public outcry against the CEO said to be tarnishing the name of the recently launched body bringing together counties from the lake region. The CEO, Aballah Wanga, who was at one time taken to court on accusation...

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Chief with loose zip goes into hiding

Chief with loose zip goes into hiding

A chief in Mumias has gone underground after four men accused him of having affairs with their wives in exchange for jobs. Lureko location chief Leo Wanzala is said to have gone missing after complaints reached the sub county commissioner. According to a businessman in Mumias town, the chief has...

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Negligence of Kenya Power now kills boy

Negligence of Kenya Power now kills boy

A family in Shinyalu, Kakamega county is crying out for justice after their son was electrocuted by Kenya Power lines. Aggrey Ikala aged 9 and the firstborn in a family of three was electrocuted by live electricity lines as he headed to the market to buy milk at Madioli village...

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The man Mudavadi wants to replace Osotsi as nominated MP

The man Mudavadi wants to replace Osotsi as nominated MP

Amani National Congress leader Musalia Mudavadi has been blamed for making a series of blunders that  have placed his political aspirations into a limbo. And now, Weekly Citizen has information that Mudavadi received Sh60 million from tycoon Abdinasir Hassan of Hass Petroleum in 2017 campaigns on grounds he would be...

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Kakamega deputy governor in fresh imprest scam

Kakamega deputy governor in fresh imprest scam

Kakamega deputy governor Philip Kutima is starring in a Sh21 million unsurrendered imprest controversy while playing two county officials against each other. The two county ministry of health officials are chief officer Everline Mulunji and accounting boss Beatrice Etemesi who have been set against each other in the drama. Three...

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Oparanya angle in minority boss ouster intrigues at Kakamega

Oparanya angle in minority boss ouster intrigues at Kakamega

Greed for power and money has rocked Kakamega county assembly members with infighting threatening to tear apart Amani National Congress party as the fight for minority position gains momentum. The position is held by West Kabras MCA David Ndakwa but now members want him out saying he is too soft...

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Tears as Maseno School star goes off

Grief and a somber mood engulfed Maseno School after they lost their academic star who emerged top in last year’s KCPE exams in Luanda subcounty and who died at Maseno Hospital. Cyril Samuel Oyungu, 14, a Form One student who scored 422 marks at Amazing Grace International School last year,...

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Killer cop now wails uncontrollably in police cell

Killer cop now wails uncontrollably in police cell

The AP officer arrested at the border while attempting to flee to Uganda after killing her wife is reported to be weeping uncontrollably at a secret police cell within Kakamega County. Western Regional Police Commander Yusuf Yakub remained tight lipped on the exact cell but police insider offered to Weekly...

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Butere Girls school on fire?

By Joel Eshikumo Share Pin Email The name of Deputy President William Ruto’s wife Rachel Ruto is being mentioned in an alleged cover up in last week’s suicide incident at Butere Girls secondary school. Last week, a student committed suicide at the school and left a note accusing the school...

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Luhya politics at crossroads

The populous Luhya community finds itself in yet another round of bruising succession politics as the Western region remains in an election mode. Leaders from the community are already taking sides with the main focus on William Ruto and Raila Odinga. The five Luhya-dominated counties of Kakamega, Vihiga, Bungoma, Busia...

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