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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EACC, DCI officers sleep as graft hits Kisumu County

Residents of Kisumu county have called upon the office of Directorate of Criminal investigations headed by George Kinoti and that of Twalib Mbarak of the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission to institute urgent investigations in the conduct and role of various departments within the county government of Kisumu. They have accused...

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Pending files at Kisumu EACC office pile

Pending files at Kisumu EACC office pile

Files at the office of the Kisumu Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission continue to pile. The files which the western region director is sitting on include those of Siaya, Vihiga and Kisumu. One of the files involves Sh30 million which was allegedly used for flood mitigation in April 2018 The other...

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Senator Nyamunga goes ballistic on women rep Buyu

  Nominated senator Rose Nyamunga has attacked Kisumu women representative Rosa Buyu saying she has been slaying and twerking instead of focusing on her core duties in the office. Nyamunga in a hard hitting statement said her successor had claimed she was rigged in the office as she had been...

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Kisumu Girls student’s death now blamed on principal

Fresh details are emerging that a 13-year-old Kisumu Girls’ High School student Anastancia Chepkemoi died in pain in the school’s dormitory despite her colleagues bringing her case to the attention to the deputy principal, a Mrs Ongola who told them that the principal Margaret Nechumo had said she was to...

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Nyakach MP’s ally set to unseat him

MP Aduma Owuor to reclaim the seat come 2022 general elections. Long time associate and political ally for his twin victories in 2013 and 2017 has kicked off a campaign in earnest to succeed him. Jared Oriadha threw his hat into the ring in a funeral. Oriadha kicked off the...

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Car importation racket hits Kisumu

A Kisumu based Asian tycoon dealing in motor vehicle importation wants anti-terrorist police to monitor over 200 vehicles which were illegally imported in the country by his rivals allegedly using his company’s forged documents. The proprietor of Al-Hyder Trading Company Shoktar Ali says that he is living in fear that...

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Massive scam rocks Kisumu regional forest offices

On assuming the environment docket, Keriako Tobiko was hailed far and wide for his stern action to suspend the director of Kenya Forest Services Emilio Mogucho who was allegedly embroiled in wanton corruption. Once again, the public’s eyes are trained sharply not only on Tobiko but also Director of Public...

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Drama as pastor flees from funeral service

Drama as pastor flees from funeral service

Drama as pastor flees from funeral service KISUMU: There was drama at Lela on Kisumu-Busia road in Kisumu after a pastor fled from a funeral service over claims that the parents of the deceased were members of satanic cult. The late Helen Owago was a daughter of Evelyn and John...

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Nyong’o kitchen cabinet in disarray

Nyong’o kitchen cabinet in disarray

Nyong’o kitchen cabinet in disarray Omari Akello Kisumu Court of Appeal has dismissed a petition by Jack Ranguma challenging the election of Kisumu governor Anyang’ Nyong’o. This is the same case that High Court judge David Majanja threw out due to lack of evidence and slapped Ranguma with a Sh5million...

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