Kenyans are mourning death of a beautiful nurse who has lost her life after succumbing to covid 19.According to information shared on Facebook by Kenya National Union of Nurses, Nurse Pamela Musikoyo Ogot passed on due to covid 19 complications.She had been admitted in ICU at Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital where she had been transferred for specialized treatment.
The Kenya National Union of Nurses fraternity has been thrust into deep mourning following the death of their colleague, nurse Pamela Musikoyo Ogot.According to the report, she succumbed to Covid-19-related complications while receiving treatment at Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital barely days after she was admitted in ICU.
Biography: Jerida Andai is a renowned and most experienced radio presenter in Kenya.She hails from the Western part of Kenya.She currently works at Citizen FM, Royal Media Services company.She is the of the the radio station after the departure of Joyce Gituro.
Three people were yesterday evening one seriously injured following road accident near camunya hotel in Ugunja town on the busy Busia highway.Two of the three died on the spot after a bus coming from the opposite direction rammed their saloon car.The third died while receiving treatment.
Kenyans Come Out in Defence Of Fake Engineer Who Was Arraigned In Court For Winning Tender Illegally
Kenyans have today flocked social media in defence of a fake engineer from western Kenya who was arraigned in Milimani courts today for acquiring construction tender illegally.The 36 year old Ferdinand Wamalwa was accused of applying for a dormitory construction work in Kamuriai Secondary school in Teso, Busia county in 2018 despite knowing he was not qualified.
There was panic and tension in Busia County after business owners woke up a to a shocking scene in the busy border town. The incident which happened deep in the night is said to have involved a robbery where over six shops dealing in electronic equipment. According to Kenyans.co.ke digital platform, robbers took advantage of a blackout at Busia town and broke into the shops by digging a hole through a Hardware shop and accessed the other shops. One of the shop owners who lost cash and all his business stock
Joseph Ouma and Agnes Adhiambo from Marachi in Busia County, are a happy couple after their 13-year old triplets performed exemplarily well in the Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) exams. The triplets, Amon Divine scored 416, followed by Aaron Destiny who scored 410 then Favour Delight with 407 out of possible 500 marks - a blessing for the family. “These results put them among the top 20 out of the 183 pupils who scored a mean grade of 367 marks at Mumias Central Primary School in Mumias East,"
In daily briefing, ministry of health announced 20 More patients succumb to Covid-19 in Kenya in the past 24 hours; Health CS Kagwe says, cumulative fatalities now stand at 2,560.Nairobi 288, Mombasa 88, Meru 54, Nakuru 32, Kakamega and Busia 31 cases each, Uasin Gishu and Nyamira 29 cases each, Kericho 27, Kisumu and Nyandarua 23 cases each, Murang’a 22, Kitui 17, Tharaka Nithi 16, Baringo, Kiambu, Kirinyaga and Nandi 14 cases each, Laikipia 13, Vihiga 12, Taita Taveta 11, Machakos and Kisii 10 cases each, Marsabit, Bomet, Kilifi, Embu and Siaya 9 cases each, Trans Nzoia 7, Bungoma and Kajiado 5 cases each, Samburu and Mandera 4 cases each, West Pokot and Kwale 3 cases each, Homa Bay and Isiolo 2 cases each, Nyeri and Lamu 1 case each.
Two people were killed and another seriously injured after two lorries collided at the Kisian junction along the Kisumu-Busia Highway on Monday morning. Confirming the 7am accident, Kisumu County Police Commander Josephine Nancy said the drivers of the lorries died on the spot. "The drivers of the lorries died on the spot and one person sustained head and chest injuries and was rushed to Kisumu refferal hospital for treatment," Josephine said. She said the lorry which was headed to Busia from Kisumu was overtaking on
Busia municipality MP Geofrey Macho.Child trafficking in Kenya is becoming a norm.Mothers sell their children in order to get money for the daily needs.Others steal children at streets and hospital.Those buying have different reasons, some because they are barren while others for the “dark” cultural practices such as sacrifices.
Busia county governor finds himself in the hot seat following the wrong use of COVID-19 funds.The county government had spent 103 million Kenyan shillings without a work plan and a further 106 million shillings late expenditure with the money amounting to 209M shillings.The county boss appeared before the senate standing committee to explain the abnormal expenditure of about 209M shillings contrary to the public finance management act.
Deputy president Dr William Ruto's 2022 presidential bid has gained immense momentum in Western Kenya after his key ally from the region, the former Kakamega senator Dr Boni Khalwale initiates an ambitious grassroot registration program for United Democratic Alliance (UDA) party. This follows after Dr Khalwale met UDA party coordinators from five Western Kenya counties namely Kakamega, Vihiga, Bungoma, Busia and Trans Nzoia at a hotel in Kakamega on Sunday. The ex-Kakamega gubernatorial hopeful worshiped on
Busia governor Sospeter Ojaamong has been a man who mostly has been associated with graft cases.At one time, the down to earth governor was taken to the Directorate of criminal investigations over the graft case at the county which involved eight million.The governor had again found himself in the corruption controversy after it was alleged that he has embezzled funds meant for covid 19.
The reknowned Western region Raila Odinga ally has warmed the netizens hearts with the latest move to boost the infrastructure in the area. Busia County Governor Sospeter Ojaamong has signed the County Labour based road maintenance contract policy, 2019 into law. This is a big boost to the unemployed youths, women and vulnerable people in Busia County who can now be absorbed in labour- based contracts to earn a living. Ojaamong has pledged to factor in more funds in the budget to enable these groups absorbed
In a news brief repoted by Radio Maisha at 2 p.m, A headteacher of a local primary school in Busia has been left homeless after an inferno razed down his house.The incident occurred in Modoma village, Funyula Sub County earlier today.Mr. Cleophas Patel, the victim, says the fire started when he went to the shop to buy some personal necessities.
Education Ministry is currently headed by Prof. George Omore Magoha who took the mantle from Dr. Fred Matiang'i who is the current cabinet secretary of the ministry of Interior Coordination.Prof. Magoha has been very instrumental in the education ministry as he has done a lot in transforming the education sector that is divided into three levels namely primary, secondary and tertiary institutions.
The coffee farmers has received a relief after the coffee union announced the increase in coffee prices, this has given the coffee farmers hopes something that has made them decide planting more coffee seedlings.The meeting that has been held in Busia county by the coffee authority has assured the farmers of good market for their products, also the farmers had a chance to get fertilizers and seedlings during the event to enable them produce more coffee barries on a low cost but at the end will earn a lot of money from it.
Some Governors are facing an uphill task to win the suport of the MCAs to approve nominees to fill key positions in the county Government,the budget or laws .A number of county assemblies and executives from different counties are embroiled in wrangles hindering services delivery of county governments , the sour relationship has been attributed to political realignments ahead of 2022 general election.
Busia Governor H.E Sospeter Ojaamong has raised concerns over rising foreign debt, calling on the National Government to check on the worrying trend.Addressing the press in his office on Monday, 12th April, 2021, the Governor said it's inevitable that the country continues to borrow money without elaborate plans. "
BBI is facing turbulent times with its proponents pushing in different directions.Some of its biggest supporters among them Migori Governor Okoth Obado have rubbished BBI and thanked the almighty that it's collapse is nigh.Others who have seen BBI as not priority include Busia governor Sospeter Ojaamong as well Kamamega governor Wickliffe Oparanya.