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SOCIETY

Malava OCPD Injured as the Public Engage Police Officers in Kakamega County Over the Following Act

Kenya police officers play vital roles in the country such as maintaining law and order, confining suspected criminals, promoting accountability and transparency and regulating traffic rules to ensure there is safety to our roads. There has been a fracas in Butali market in Malava Sub-county in Kakamega County following the act of the public engaging the police officers in war after the police officers were on a manhunt to arrest a famous businessman who is said to be selling unlicensed goods.

  1 month ago ago
Malava OCPD Injured as the Public Engage Police Officers in Kakamega County Over the Following Act

SOCIETY

Shamba Boy Lands in Hot Soup After Requesting For Permission to Get Covid-19 Jab, Does This Instead

An unnamed Shamba boy from Butali, Kakamega county landed himself in hot soup after he was caught doing the unthinkable with his close friends. This is after he requested his boss to give him permission to take the Covid-19 jab so as to keep himself protected from the terrible pandemic.

  2 months ago ago
Shamba Boy Lands in Hot Soup After Requesting For Permission to Get Covid-19 Jab, Does This Instead

SOCIETY

Accident in Kakamega as Lorry Rams Into a Building

A lorry at the scene of accident at Butali market in Kakamega. A lorry lost control and rammed into a building at Butali market in Malava, Kakamega County on Tuesday evening. According to reports from various sources, the lorry veered of the Kakamega-Webuye road and rammed into the near-by building.

  3 months ago ago
Accident in Kakamega as Lorry Rams Into a Building

SOCIETY

Murdered Kakamega Teacher and Footballer Laid to Rest at Night

Absalom Muhembi alias Abu was buried in Butali/Chegulo ward, Kabras on the dawn of Tuesday. His body was discovered from sugarcane plantation after he went missing for 2 weeks. Residents of Manyonje in Malava, Kakamega County witnessed one of the most painful moments in life as a high school teacher who was allegedly murdered was laid to rest in the early hours of Tuesday 8th June.

  4 months ago ago
Murdered Kakamega Teacher and Footballer Laid to Rest at Night

CRIME

35-Year-Old Man Circumcised After Long Chase, In the Presence of his Family

Drama filled the thin air of Butali area in Kakamega County when a man aged 35-years-old was circumcised in the sight of his family. Douglas Olumwachi, who was the victim, is reported by the neighbours to have always escaped the knife since his teenage. “He has been afraid for a longer time but finally he has made a major move in his life. He is now a fully man,” one neighbour said. His father, Francis Olumwachi second what other family member were stating affirming that he had a difficult time persuading

  1 year ago ago
35-Year-Old Man Circumcised After Long Chase, In the Presence of his Family

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Sugarcane Harvesting by Respective Companies Delays as Sugarcane Overmatures in Western Kenya

The entire western region relies on Sugarcane farming as their main economic activities.Many of the Luhya residents depends on Sugarcane farming because it is through sugarcane farming that they can be able to put food on the table and cater for the basic needs of their families. Harvesting permit delay has turn to be a great burden to most of the Sugarcane farmers and other stakeholders.This is because most of the farmers are denied access to permits thus leading to overmaturity of Sugarcane and depreciation of Sugarcane tonnes.

  4 months ago ago
Sugarcane Harvesting by Respective Companies Delays as Sugarcane Overmatures in Western Kenya

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Outcry as cane farmers pay over sh. 2,000 to facilitate processing of cane harvesting permits.

Cane farming has for a long time been the backbone of all the economic activities that happen in western part of the country.However, the local farmers have got all the reasons to frown since corruption, poor management and entry of brokers in the industry is what now describe the cane farming.

  6 months ago ago
Outcry as cane farmers pay over sh. 2,000 to facilitate processing of cane harvesting permits.

CRIME

Irate Kakamega residents clobber Adulterous man stealing people's wives

A middle-aged man in Malava, Kakamega County is nursing serious injuries after being beaten by residents who caught him pants down with a neighbor’s wife. George Onyango, a sanitation supervisor at Butali Sugar Company, was found by a local resident satisfying his desires before informing others who arrived at the scene and handed him the beating. Mr. Onyango was reported to have used his position as a supervisor to force women to have sex with him before giving them jobs. According to Elemina Katama victim,

  1 year ago ago
Irate Kakamega residents clobber Adulterous man stealing people's wives

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Why Kenyan Government has to use Western Kenya to Revive its Economic Growth Before Vision 2030

Vision 2030 is Kenya's current blueprint for the future of economic growth. Its goal is to create a prosperous, and globally competitive nation with a high quality of life by the year 2030. To do this, it aims to transform Kenya's economy and building a self dependable nation.

  4 months ago ago
Why Kenyan Government has to use Western Kenya to Revive its Economic Growth Before Vision 2030

CRIME

Kakamega Man Digs own Grave, kills himself after his Mother stops him from Selling her Chicken

A man from Nakhayega village in Kakamega County on Tuesday morning, 11 August left the villagers and his family shocked after digging his own grave and killing himself by taking an insecticide. The 38-year-old, Fred Luvale is said to have engaged in a quarrel with his mother after she asked him to stop selling her hens. According to the deceased mother, Ruth Wanyona, she says she had pleaded with the son who is also a matatu your in Butali operating on Webuye-Malava road not to sell the hens since they would

  1 year ago ago
Kakamega Man Digs own Grave, kills himself after his Mother stops him from Selling her Chicken

CRIME

Father Circumcised In front of his children in Kakamega.

A middle aged man from Butali area in Kakamega County was intiated in front of his family yesterday. It is allegedly reported that he has been evading circumcision since his teenage age. The man aged 35 years is know as Douglas Olumwachi. He was circumcised in front of his family members. His father, Francis Olumwachi narrated how his son had been dodging circumcision from since he was a teenage.Francis in an interview with a local TV station show his joy,after his son finally agreed to be circumcised. This

  1 year ago ago
Father Circumcised In front of his children in Kakamega.

CRIME

Man Digs His Own Grave And Commits Suicide After His Mother Stops Him From Selling Her Chicken

Residents from Nakhayega village in Kakamega county have been shocked by a man aged 38 year old after he dug a grave and killed himself after his mother stopped him from selling her chicken. The deceased identified as Fred Luvale, wanted to sell the chicken because he wanted to feed his give children. Luvale had been living with his five children in his mother's compound. According to the villagers,Luvale had quarelled with his mother over selling the chicken before he went and committed the heinous act. According

  1 year ago ago
Man Digs His Own Grave And Commits Suicide After His Mother Stops Him From Selling Her Chicken

CRIME

Kakamega Man Commits Suicide after Being Stopped from Selling Chicken

In life, people become angry and disagree with their friends and family over different things, and that's normal. However, the difference comes in how we choose to settle the disputes. A Kakamega man from Nakhayega aged thirty eight years old left his family and neighbors shocked after he reportedly dug his own grave and then killed himself by taking an insecticide. Reports indicate that the villagers stated that the man has quarreled with his mother after she stopped him from selling her hen. The deceased,

  1 year ago ago
Kakamega Man Commits Suicide after Being Stopped from Selling Chicken

SPORTS

Busia Sugar United Demolishes Butali sugar united In FKF Division 2 Match

Yesterday the businesses activities came to standstill in Busia town as Busia sugar united ware hosting their counterpart millers Butali sugar united for FKF division 2 football match.The event saw hundreds of football fans at Busia municipality stadium. Things did not favour Butali football club as they were thrashed 4 to nill by the Busia sugar united,The efforts by Butali sugar to neutralise the sweatness in Busia sugar united of scoring did not bear fruits.The Busia sugar united were solid in all aspects

  8 months ago ago
Busia Sugar United Demolishes Butali sugar united In FKF Division 2 Match

POLITICS

Why Western Kenya Residents Risk Being Blindfolded Again

Western Kenya is the most peaceful region in Kenya but again is most divided region in terms political stands.There are four political factions in the region.As result of disunity and selfish ambitions among western leaders,the region has been left behind in terms of development despite having a peaceful environment. Western Kenya is occupied by luyhas who are majority, Tesos and Sabaot on the slopes of mount Elgon.Majority of residents cultivate sugar cane,coffee and Maize as cash crops. The region has a number

  1 year ago ago
Why Western Kenya Residents Risk Being Blindfolded Again

BUSINESS

Deputy governor launches Butali sugar company.

DEPUTY GOVERNOR LAUNCHES BUTALI SUGAR COMPANY The county government of Kakamega will not spend the money set aside for the fight against corona virus anytime soon as the money is deemed insufficient in the fight against the pandemic, this is according to the Deputy Governor Prof.Philip Kutima. Speaking while receiving personal protective equipment in Butali Sugar Company ,Malava Constituency Prof Kutima stated that the Sh 105 million that was set aside in helping purchase of surgical masks and other materia

  1 year ago ago
Deputy governor launches Butali sugar company.

ENTERTAINMENT

Deplorable Upendo Children's Home In Webuye Rescued By Wellwishers

Deplorable state of a children’s home in Webuye has attracted the eyes of well wishers. This comes at the backdrop of widely circulated images on the social media , displaying the sorry state of affairs in the orphanage in Maraka ward. Upendo Children’s home was brought back to life after the well wishers toured the institution and donated essentials to boost the living standards of the homeless children. Mr Daniel Kiyondi, a manager at Butali sugar mill said he was touched by the delapitated state o

  1 year ago ago
Deplorable Upendo Children's Home In Webuye Rescued By Wellwishers

POLITICS

"Happy At Last" Father of Two Reacts After He's Circumcised In Front of His Family Members

“When it comes to customary matters, no man has the right to stand against it,” Well 35 year old Butali man seems to have been trying to act smart after he succeeded to evade the wrath of a knife for at least 20 good years; the time he skipped for his circumcision. Douglas Olumwachi was circucimcised in front of his family The man from Malava Constituency in Kakamega county had been leading this life uncircumcised until yesterday when his 40th day elapse and had to undergo the ritual in front of his family.

  1 year ago ago