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SOCIETY

Woman Dating 2 Men Invites One Man Over the Night Only For The Other One to Appear and Kill Him

Titus Wamalwa, a man from Bumula Constituency, Bungoma South Sub-county in Bungoma county met his death on Monday morning after being stabbed in the chest with a kitchen knife by one Oliver Wafula who found him at Njoki's house, a lady they were both dating unknowingly.

  1 month ago ago
Woman Dating 2 Men Invites One Man Over the Night Only For The Other One to Appear and Kill Him

SOCIETY

Police In Bungoma Seize Truck With 489 Bags Of Contraband Sugar From Uganda, Arrest Three Suspects

Police in Bungoma have seized a long distance truck ferrying 489 of 50 Kgs contraband sugar from Uganda. Officers from the department of Criminal Investigation also arrested three people in connection with the illegal trade. The contraband sugar had illegally been smaggled into the country through the porous Kenya-Uganda border and the suspects were using the ungazetted routes to sneak the commodity to Nakuru.

  2 months ago ago
Police In Bungoma Seize Truck With 489 Bags Of Contraband Sugar From Uganda, Arrest Three Suspects

SOCIETY

Bungoma: Police Arrest A Suspect In Connection With Gruesome Killing of a Journalist

Police Arrest One Suspect In Connection With Gruesome Murder Of A Journalist Police in Bungoma have arrested and are interrogating a suspect believed to be the main architect of the murder of a journalist. The suspect a boda boda rider identified as Elias Wafula was arrested on Saturday night in Bungoma town by DCI officers.

  3 months ago ago
Bungoma: Police Arrest A Suspect In Connection With Gruesome Killing of a Journalist

POLITICS

Ruto Challenged to Show What has Done for People of Bungoma as DP

DP Ruto in Bungoma on Thursday. Photo/Facebook Deputy President (DP) William Ruto is currently in Bungoma County for a two day campaign trail, where he is expected to meet residents in several areas. The second in command is expected to meet several farmer, mama mboga, boda boda and youth groups as the presidential race for the 2022 polls hots up.

  1 month ago ago
Ruto Challenged to Show What has Done for People of Bungoma as DP

POLITICS

Edwin Sifuna: Major Things You Need To Know About The ODM Secretary General

Biography: Edwin Sifuna was born in 22nd May 1986 in Bungoma county.He hails from the Luhya nation.He is a lawyer by profession and currently the secretary general of ODM.He is the former MP of Bungoma South constituency.Education: After finishing his secondary school studies, he joined the university of Nairobi to persue a bachelor of arts in law.

  7 months ago ago
Edwin Sifuna: Major Things You Need To Know About The ODM Secretary General

CRIME

How 'Scofield' Wanyonyi And His Team Plotted A Prison Break In Bungoma

Prison breaks are a popular in movies and TV series, some happen in real life in the most daring forms. Escaping without a script and a director is intense than what we see in the movies. Some prisoners manage multiple attempts through various means as dugout tunnels, bribing wardens, peeling back a ventilation grill, crawling through shafts and cutting through steel bars, before making it to a cuff and shackle free life. Early Sunday morning 11 remandees escaped from Bungoma police station. The eleven were

  1 year ago ago
How 'Scofield' Wanyonyi And His Team Plotted A Prison Break In Bungoma

SOCIETY

Tension as a form four student axes father to death over a land deal

Residents of Namirembe village in Bungoma South sub-county, Bungoma county woke up to a root shock after a 19 year old form four student at Kisuluni Secondary school killed his father. House in which Brian lives, neighbors say he was having a sex party together with his five friends, two men and three primary school girls, his father had come to tell him to go back to school on receiving reports that he had doped out of school, source files. Bernard Juma Khapwondi, 46 is said to have encountered his death when

  10 months ago ago
Tension as a form four student axes father to death over a land deal

SOCIETY

High Number Of Children Homes In Bungoma County Condemned

Bungoma South Deputy count commissioner Dancan Okwach has condemned the rapid increase in the number of children orphanages. Bungoma South Deputy county commissioner Dancan Okwach, he says children homes should be properly managed to avert violation of children rights, source files. Speaking during the day of the African Child celebrations in Bumula, Okwach said many of these homes were started out of good will.

  5 months ago ago
High Number Of Children Homes In Bungoma County Condemned

SOCIETY

DCI Arrest Crucial Suspect In Murder of MP's Aide

Detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) have arrested a boda boda rider in Bungoma in connection to the brutal murder of Peter Oteng' and aide to Kanduyi MP Wafula Wamunyinyi. Bungoma South police boss Benjamin Kimwele confirmed the arrest and stated that the suspect was in custody helping police with crucial information that could lead to the arrest of the culprits.

  3 months ago ago
DCI Arrest Crucial Suspect In Murder of MP's Aide

CRIME

Good news as Police Nab three dangerous criminals who escaped from Bungoma police station

Police from the department of Criminal Investigation (CID) have so far rearrested three out of 11 hardcore criminals who made adaring escape from Bungoma police station cell on August 16. The 11 criminals escaped from Bungoma South police station after digging the a hole on the wall. The escape news shocked the country and especially the officers in the discipline force because the facility is a well guarded place.  Confirming the arrests Bungoma South OCPD Wilson Nanga said that three escapees have been arrested

  1 year ago ago
Good news as Police Nab three dangerous criminals who escaped from Bungoma police station

CRIME

Remove All Senior Officers In Bungoma! Outcry Over Escaped Murderers Under Alleged Police Protection

Business was disrupted as demonstrations rocked Bungoma town, a day after two main suspects in a prominent businessman's murder escaped from prison. The deceased business man's family and friends, as well the local business community, took to the streets demanding justice and accusing police of being behind the escape.The two murder suspects were among at least 10 suspected criminals who made a daring escape from Bungoma Police Station on Sunday. This comes after prominent businessman Gacheche Karuga was shot

  1 year ago ago
Remove All Senior Officers In Bungoma! Outcry Over Escaped Murderers Under Alleged Police Protection

EDUCATION

Skipping school prevented as government distribute sanitary towel

Cases of students missing school have gone down in the county following the government initiatives to distribute sanitary towel.

  9 months ago ago
Skipping school prevented as government distribute sanitary towel

HEALTH

Bungoma To Receive 24K Covid-19 Vaccine Doses In 3 Months Time

Bungoma County will receive Covid-19 vaccine in two months time which will be administered to residents across the county.Today Bungoma governor Wycliffe Wangamati rolled out the Covid-19 vaccination an event that was attended by officials from Education sector.

  8 months ago ago
Bungoma To Receive 24K Covid-19 Vaccine Doses In 3 Months Time

EDUCATION

School Absentism Lapse As Distribution Of Sanitary Towels Kicks Off In Bungoma

The national government through the ministry of education has started the year 2021sanitary towel distribution program for public primary school pupils across the country.School have of late recorded a lapse in absentism of primary school pupils especially girls relating to lack of sanitary towels.

  9 months ago ago
School Absentism Lapse As Distribution Of Sanitary Towels Kicks Off In Bungoma

CRIME

How 11 Hard core Criminals staged a daring escape from Bungoma Police cell

Hardcore criminals who had been arraigned in court and housed at Bungoma police station cells have escaped. The 11 criminals escaped fromBungoma South police station after digging the underground tunnel on Saturday night. Confirming the incident Bungoma South police boss Wilson Nanga said that one of the escapees has been arrested after he was shot on the thigh. "We arrested one of them after he defied the orders to surrender forcing our officer to shoot him on the thigh, he is receiving treatment at Bungoma

  1 year ago ago
How 11 Hard core Criminals staged a daring escape from Bungoma Police cell

SOCIETY

Sad tragedy: Killings in Bungoma caused questions in social media

Rsidents of Namirembe village in Bungoma South sub-county, Bungoma county woke up to a root shock after a 19 year old form four student at Kisuluni Secondary School Student hacked his father after he was confronted of holding a party in his house.  Neighbors say he was having a sex party together with his five friends, two men and three primary school girls, his father had come to tell him to go back to school on receiving reports that he had doped out of school, source files. Bernard Juma Khapwondi, 46 is

  10 months ago ago
Sad tragedy: Killings in Bungoma caused questions in social media

CRIME

Bungoma Prison Break: 11 Criminals Escape Jail

Man escaping from prison. photo | courtesy Police in Bungoma are hunting down 11 hardcore criminals who escaped from a police cell on Saturday night.  The fugitive are said to have dug a hole through the cell wall before crawling out and vanishing into the darkness. They were being remanded at Bungoma Central police station. The hole in the wall through which the suspects escaped. photo | courtesy But police officers noticed the escapees as they ran into a thicket at a nearby airstrip, according to Bungoma

  1 year ago ago
Bungoma Prison Break: 11 Criminals Escape Jail

SOCIETY

Bungoma: Prison Officer Fatally Wounds Remandee

A Remandee was shot dead by a prison warder while trying to escape from Bungoma prison. Confirming the incident Bungoma South police commander Wilson Nanga said that the two Caleb Masinde Keya,25, old and and Douglas Wekulo Khaoya,31, tried to escape over the perimeter wall while others were taking breakfast on November 22 at 10.00 hours. Douglas Wekulo was fatally wounded by PC Olekina Letina while escaping from prison. "The two escaped in two different directions. Caleb ran to the upper side but was confronted

  1 year ago ago
Bungoma: Prison Officer Fatally Wounds Remandee

SOCIETY

Merciless Landlady Completely Welds Her Tenant's Door With Kids Inside Over Unpaid Rent

Law enforcers in Bungoma are chasing after a landlady who locked her tenant's children inside their rental unit by completely welding the doors over uncleared rental arrears.

  8 months ago ago
Merciless Landlady Completely Welds Her Tenant's Door With Kids Inside Over Unpaid Rent

CRIME

40-year-old Commercial Sex Worker Murdered in Cold Blood in Bungoma

Police in Bungoma have launched an investigation into an incident where a female commercial sex worker was killed at Kanduyi market, Bungoma town. Confirming the incident Bungoma South OCPD Wilson Nanga said that the incident took place in the morning of Thursday at about 4am. The incident took place after an 18 year old man who was travelling from Kitale to Malaba decided to spent a might at Kanduyi market which is on Webuye-Malaba highway. "They agreed with the deceased to spent the night together but things

  1 year ago ago
40-year-old Commercial Sex Worker Murdered in Cold Blood in Bungoma