The manga hills is found in both Nyamira and Kisii county whereby Nyamira county takes the top of the cliff while Kisii takes the lower case. This hill is associated by the Abagusii community and they call it the Emanga ridge. Standing on this hill, one can see beautiful landscapes of the southern parts of Kisii up to the lake region.
Kisii language is spoken by the Abagusii people of the Nyanza region who inhabit the fertile Kisii highlands in Nyamira and Kisii counties in West of Kenya. The Kisii are the 6th largest tribe in Kenya according to 2019 Census. Below is a list of the most common words that are used by this community.
Nairobi women Representative Esther Passaris has taken to her official social media accounts to showcase her dancing prowess. Photo courtesy (Passaris dancing) As per the photo by the vocal political, she can be seen dancing alongside famous Kisii gospel singer 'Embarambamba among other people. "Abagusii baminto nimbanche mono ninyare gotenga buna Embarambamba?"
It's only eight months to the next general elections. Most of President Uhuru's cabinet secretarities of whom the constitution requires not to engage in politics have began politicking. The Election Act requires that a public servant who wishes to contest for any political seat should resign atleast 6months before the election.
Ezekiel Machogu. [Source/EMO] Nyaribari Masaba MP Ezekiel Machogu Ombaki has urged the Abagusii community not to endorse Raila Odinga's presidential bid during the August polls. Machogu, who is the UDA candidate in the Kisii gubernatorial race, said former powerful Cabinet Minister Simeon Nyachae, who was the political kingpin of the community, never backed Raila and, therefore, Abagusii voters should not support him.
Fear has engulfed Marani Subcounty in Kisii after four suspected witches were lynched to death. The four suspects were arrested by an angry mob on Sunday Morning on the allegation of being responsible for some evil happenings in the area. Residents claim the four picked a 17-year-old student from his room and after a long night tour with him, they abandoned him restless and numb.
Deputy President William Ruto's ardent supporter in US has issued a public apology following his verbal attacks to Mama Ngina Kenyatta. Taking it to his social media account, the leader of Abagusii community in US said that he was carried away easily after Mama Ngina campaigned for Raila Odinga something that disgusted him following his strong love for William Ruto.
The great Abagusii musician by the name Christopher Nyangwara Mosioma popularly known as Embarambamba has compost a new song mourning the late retired president of the republic of Kenya Honorable Mwai Kibaki. In the new song title "kifo Eee kifo Eee Umechkua Kibaki Wapi?" The musician Embarambamba criticize the death for claiming the life of the late president.
Jubilation from Vocal Female Leader as She is Officially Endorsed by Abagusii Community in Westlands
Several leaders are seeking for endorsements to enable them fulfil their political ambitions in the upcoming August 9th general elections. Vocal female and nominated Senator Millicent Omanga is ambitious of getting the Nairobi County women representatives post which will be a stiff competition. According to the vocal leader, several people of the Abagusii community today endorsed Hon Millicent Omanga for the women representatives seat in Westlands.
Over time, the deputy president of the republic of Kenya Dr William Samoe Ruto have been adding some new members to his hustler team through the UDA party which is reported to be growing at a very fast rate. Most of those leaders who are defecting to Dp Ruto's UDA party are coming from the handshake team.
PAbig team of elders from both Kisii and Nyamira counties have pledged to support DP Ruto for president in 2022,to continue with the big four national agenda.Speaking at Hotel Kamel Park in the county,they said that Ruto is afocused leader with enough education and experience to steer this nation to greater economic development.They were led by Otenyo Ogendi, who promised to revive the heritage and political dignity of the community.
Embarambamba is a Kenyan Gospel artist. He rose to fame when one of his songs took over social media. He has a unique way of doing things that fascinates many Kenyans. His music videos are the ones that have attracted a larger crowd. Embarambamba is an Abagusii, a tribe that Kenyans are fond of mimicking, mocking, and jeering from time to time.
It seems that the 2022 General Election will be highly contested. Various bigwigs have announced their intentions to vie for the same political seats meaning that its hard to predict who will win. This has forced some aspirants to use every trick up their sleeves just to increase their chances of winning.
Kenya is a diverse country. In its 50 million population, there are very many tribes and subtribes. Each of these have their own unique characteristics and mannerisms. In the Nyanza Region, the southern part is occupied by the Abagusii tribe. They are often associated with anger, and this was manifested yesterday in the heart of Kisii town.
Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga has had his presidential ambitions receive a welcome boost after Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i claimed that he has been receiving encouraging reports on Baba's chances of ascending to power. According to Matiang'i, the intelligence reports he has been receiving in recent days indicate that Raila's popularity has been on the rise and he was confident that Agwambo will be the fifth republic of Kenya.
High blood pressure in the body is called hypertension.In the modern economical unrest,many people are prone to this high blood pressure disease which unless it iscontrolled,leads to death. phiyo:High blood pressure. Who are the main victims of hypertension?According to Kenya Bureau of Statics,the following ethnic groups have been found to fall into the trap of the high blood pressure.
African culture and traditions from centuries ago are still alive today because of their unceasing heritage. Among these traditions, there are taboos that some communities in Kisii tribe still follow. Its exciting that, in this rapid modernisation and with residents born before the 21st century are particularly strict with various customs of the kisii people have survived.
Interior Cabinet Secretary; Fred Matiang’i has unveiled that he has received a couple of intelligence reports as the CS showing that the popularity of the ODM leader, Raila Odinga has unceasingly been on the rise. Talking at Mwongori High School during the learning institution’s fundraiser function, Matiang’i pointed that he had gotten reports which indicated that Odinga will form the government after the August 9, 2022 general elections.
Nominated member of parliament Hon. Ole Sankok has hinted through his official facebook page alleging that he held a meeting with Abagusii community leaders at Ewaso Ngiro home for a consultative meeting. Here is what Hon. Ole Sankok shared on his official facebook page about a meeting he held with CS Fred Matiangi's Community!
Abagusii tribe is one of the minority communities in Kenya. The tribe resides in Kisii and Nyamira counties. The minority community has produced vibrant national leaders. Some of the national personalities includes Interior cabinet secretary Fred Matiangi and former Chief justice David Maraga. Today the Abagusii leaders reunited during Fred Matiangi government tour in the region.