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