BUDGET 2017/18
I’ll not join Jubilee party, says Wakoli

Yusuf [email protected] Former Bumula MP Wakoli Bifwoli has said he will not join Jubilee Party but will instead  contest for his former seat as an independent candidate. The former assistant minister said he had been approached by  senior politicians to vie for Bungoma senatorial seat on Jubilee ti...
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Help ailing girl, Busia hospital urges well-wishers

Henry [email protected] Busia County Referral Hospital has appealed to the National and County governments plus other well wishers to save the life of an 11-year-old girl with health complications. The hospital’s Medical Superintendent David Mukabi said Samantha Juma’s health deteriorated as she co...
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Mbarire hits at Wambora over performance

Timothy [email protected] Runyenjes MP Cecily Mbarire has hit out at Embu Governor Martin Wambora, branding him a coward who blames the county’s underdevelopment on his twin impeachments of 2014. Saying that Embu needs a courageous leader who will not be intimidated or blackmailed, Mbarire said Wam...
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Lobby faults Nema approval of Lamu coal project

An Environmental lobby in Lamu has faulted a move by the National Environment and Management Authority (Nema) and the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) to approve the Sh200 billion coal-fired power project set to be established at Kwasasi area in Hindi Division of Lamu West. In February this year, ERC...
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Hand-washing initiative launched in Thika West

James [email protected] Stakeholders in Thika have launched a hand-washing initiative following an outbreak of a stomach bug ealier in the year. “Today, we have launched it here with General Kago Primary School pupils. We plan to roll it out in all the 37 public primary schools in Thika West sub-co...
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