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RIP: Legendary Luhya Musician Reportedly Dies

Family, friends, and the entire Luhya community in Bukembe, Bungoma County, Western region of Kenya are thrown into mourning following the death of a well-known Musician. The late Wanyonyi Wa Khatundi was a famous legend of local Bukusu songs maker. He is famously known for his hit song 'Tindikiti'.

  4 months ago ago
RIP: Legendary Luhya Musician Reportedly Dies

SOCIETY

RIP: Photos Of Renowned Driver Who Died In A Grisly Road Accident While In Line Of Duty

Photos of a well-known driver who died in a grisly road accident while in the line of duty emerged online leading to a somber mood among Kenyans. According to the source, family, friends, and relatives of the late Joshua Koech who was a long-serving driver and worked with a Mawinder contractor are thrown into mourning following his sudden death.

  3 months ago ago
RIP: Photos Of Renowned Driver Who Died In A Grisly Road Accident While In Line Of Duty

SOCIETY

Nasty Road Accident in Bungoma Kills One

Accident happened on Tuesday at Webuye -Malaba highway as a speeding saloon car driver hit two people walking on the sideline. The driver was a business man at Bukembe market who was rushing to take fuel to his customer at Bukembe centre. Eye witness Elizabeth Saenyi who reported to the reliable source, said the deceased, Everlyne wanyonyi who is a also a business woman had just pick a bunch of banana and she was heading at home when the speeding car hitted her and died on the spot.She went to check on her but she found her lying on the pool of blood.

  4 months ago ago
Nasty Road Accident in Bungoma Kills One

SOCIETY

Night Drama After Unknown Men Attack a Long Distance Truck Along a Highway

A long distance truck driver has expressed his concerns after he was ambushed by unknown men who later broke his truck's windscreen with stones. The incident happened at Bukembe as he was heading near a bridge before the unidentified men decided to attack him. They pelted stones at his lorry many times breaking its windscreen.

  3 months ago ago
Night Drama After Unknown Men Attack a Long Distance Truck Along a Highway

SOCIETY

Woman Knocked To Death At Bukembe

A middle aged woman has been knocked to death by a speeding saloon car. The car which knocked the women and killed one, source files. The woman who has been identified as Everlyn Wesonga in a company of her other friend were walking along the Webuye Malaba highway before the car bumped into them.

  4 months ago ago
Woman Knocked To Death At Bukembe

EDUCATION

RIP: High School Teacher Reportedly Dies

Family, friends, and the entire educational fraternity are thrown into mourning following the sudden death of a well-known teacher. The late Madam Susan Barasa was a teacher at Bukembe high school located in Bungoma county. She was an experienced mathematics teacher who taught for many years.

  6 months ago ago
RIP: High School Teacher Reportedly Dies

SOCIETY

Sad Day as a Form Four Student Hacks Father To Death With a Machete After He Was Denied To Do This

A form four student at Kisuluni Secondary school in Bukembe West, Kanduyi has hacked his father to death after he confronted him for holding a party in his house. According to the duo engaged in a heated altercation before the young man took a sharp machete and ruthlessly killed his dad in cold blood. Sources indicate that the young man was a day scholar at a local schools and wanted to host his colleagues for a party. However citing Insecurity and bad behaviors his dad confronted him and warned him of holding

  1 year ago ago
Sad Day as a Form Four Student Hacks Father To Death With a Machete After He Was Denied To Do This

RELIGION

A prophet from Bungoma With the Newest 'Bible' from 'Heaven'

Have you ever heard of prophet Yohana Wanyama? He hails from a village in Bungoma county a few kilometers from Bukembe market. Inspite of his unpopularity, prophet Wanyama is working on a strange thing that is a big shock to the entire world. He has only been exposed to the public once. Since his first interview by Royal Media five years ago, his Identity remains unknown to the public. Prophet Wanyama lives a simple life. A look at his homestead depicts a man deeply rooted into the african and customs. His compound

  1 year ago ago
A prophet from Bungoma With the Newest 'Bible' from 'Heaven'

SOCIETY

A Tragic Accident along Webuye-Malaba Highway Injuring One Person and Killing Another

On Tuesday, 13th April 2022, a tragic accident occurred in Bekembe area along Webuye-Malaba highway killing one person and another one seriously injured. The accident was caused by a speeding saloon car hitting the two people who were walking by the road. The deceased was a woman who was walking from Bukembe market.

  4 months ago ago
A Tragic Accident along Webuye-Malaba Highway Injuring One Person and Killing Another

SOCIETY

Tragedy as A Form Four Student Kills His Father Over A Girlfriend In Bungoma County

Cases of domestic violence have continued to be reported in the country, as sons, fathers and even daughters are turning against each other and killing them mercilessily. The most recent shocking case is where a twenty two-year-old boy killed his five family members in Murang'a. This morning, Sulwe FM, a radio station in Bungoma county has taken to its facebook page and informed the public of an incident where a form four student has killed his father, over a girlfriend. The terrible incident has happened in

  1 year ago ago
Tragedy as A Form Four Student Kills His Father Over A Girlfriend In Bungoma County

CRIME

The Inhumane Act This Woman Did To Her Step -Daughter Will Leave You Shedding Tears

Due to this pandemic,many employed people have been on unpaid leave making them to stay at home. There has been an increase in family disputes,family members killing each other and rape cases for the past few months. It is so sad to a girl who has not yet got justice due to the suspect being released. The victim is from Bukembe village Bungoma County. The villagers have been left shocked due to the act as the mother helped her son to defile her step- daughter. The girl is from Nakuru High was raped by her step-

  2 years ago ago
The Inhumane Act This Woman Did To Her Step -Daughter Will Leave You Shedding Tears

POLITICS

A youthful Rodgers Siboe announces his bid to unseat Kanduyi Mp Wafula Wamunyinyi in 2022

Rodgers Siboe addressing the press in Bukembe market Kanduyi constituency, one of the largest constituencies in the country is going to exercise a full throttle campaigns in the near future. The constituency is currently being ruled by the self proclaimed Ford Kenya Party leader Wafula Wamunyinyi. He has been the Mp for the last 17 years but youths think that having been one of the longest serving legislators he is supposed to retire from politics and venture into farming. One such a youth is Rodgers Siboe (36)

  1 year ago ago
A youthful Rodgers Siboe announces his bid to unseat Kanduyi Mp Wafula Wamunyinyi in 2022

EDUCATION

Another school on fire

This week we have experienced fires in schools such as Kisumu boys in Kisumu county, Bukembe boys, Bungoma boys both in Bungoma county and Kabianga in Kericho county. Most of these schools are extra county schools who admit students from all over the country. All these fires are all coming when candidates are only left with just a month to sit for their national examinations. I conquer with KUPPET leadership that the learners have become indiscipline and therefore they should do away with boarding school and

  1 year ago ago
Another school on fire

POLITICS

Residents Of Bukembe Village Live In Fear Of Being Attacked By Bedbugs

Residents of Bukembe village have raised concerns over the invasion of the bedbugs in their homes.While speaking to the press, the residents claimed to be disturbed by bedbugs especially at night, many of them were forced to stay up all night due to blood-sucking bugs.

  1 year ago ago
Residents Of Bukembe Village Live In Fear Of Being Attacked By Bedbugs

RELIGION

A Bishop is buried inside church compound

Eliud Nyongesa, founder and archbishop of Christ of All People Church, was buried in the church grounds amid opposition from one of his wives. Rosebella Wafula's attempt to stop the funeral and take the coffin became a nightmare when police and church members detained her at the church's headquarters in Kiminini, Trans-Nzoia County.

  1 year ago ago
A Bishop is buried inside church compound

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Vulnerable Farmers Receive Free Maize Seeds For Planting

The county government of Bungoma under the ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries has completed distribution of maize seeds to about 16,000 vulnerable farmers from across the county.

  1 year ago ago
Vulnerable Farmers Receive Free Maize Seeds For Planting

SOCIETY

Horror As Form Four Students Brutally Murders His Father For Being Denied This

A form four student from Kisuluni Secondary school in Kanduyi Bungoma County has reportedly hacked her father to death, reports Hot 96. According to the radio salutation, the form student committed the heinous act after the father took on him for holding a party at his house. "Form four student at Kisuluni Secondary school in Bukembe West, Kanduyi hacks father to death after he confronted him for holding a party in his house," reported Hot 96. The I cidents has left residents in shock as to why the young boy

  1 year ago ago
Horror As Form Four Students Brutally Murders His Father For Being Denied This

HEALTH

34,000 Families Happy as Governor Wangamati Makes this Move

Governor Wycliffe Wangamati has launched the biometric mass registration drive for the National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) that targets over 34,000 vulnerable families across the county, at Ndengelwa Dispensary in Bukembe West, Kanduyi Sub county. The mass registration exercise seeks to provide affordable, accessible and sustainable medical cover to the residents of Bungoma.

  11 months ago ago
34,000 Families Happy as Governor Wangamati Makes this Move

EDUCATION

Big Blow To Parents As Education CS Prof George Magoha Declares The Following

January 4, 2021 will go down in history as the day schools opened doors for over 14 million learners who had spent atleast nine months at home due to Covid-19 pandemic. It was a day that saw alot of joy and jubilation among learners across the country as they were happy to reunite with their teachers and ready to continue with their studies. Days after re-opening, school started reporting cases of violent students behaviours towards their teachers, subordinate staffs and fellow students. As if that is not enough

  1 year ago ago
Big Blow To Parents As Education CS Prof George Magoha Declares The Following

CRIME

Middle Aged Man On the Run After Defiling Minor

‘’Since he realized that my daughter is pregnant the guy has been on the run, he was arrested by police but iam wondering how he was released without being arraigned in court,’’ she said. Human activist Pamela Mutoro addressing the press on August 5, 2020 Middle aged man in Bungoma County is on the run after defiling a school girl in Bukembe village, Kanduyi Constituency. The suspect is the son to senior county employ in revenue offices and a step-brother to the victim. The victim is a student at Nakuru

  2 years ago ago
Middle Aged Man On the Run After Defiling Minor