The joy of a politician lies in the ability to pull large crowds whenever they stop at a particular place or during their political rally . It is usually perceived as a sign of an individual's influence in a particular place . Large crowds are usually witnessed where a politician has much following.
It is not business as usual in Kisii’s Daraja Mbili Market today after a truck lost control and plunged into a river that is within the area. Daraja Mbili is one of the Nyanza Region’s biggest open air market that attracts traders from many areas of the country. In the market, traders get a chance to sell their goods on Mondays and Thursdays. The market is situated along a very busy road that connects Kisii to Migori and Kisumu. Being a very busy market, very serious traffic jams are experienced during those
The amazing and beautiful market is called Kiboswa market.It is located in the residential area at Daraja Mbili junction along Kisumu-Kakamega highway.The market was formed in 2007 by the famous women group waste pickers support organization who saw the market investment opportunity in both Nyanza and Western.The most people who trade in the area are the luo,luhya,nandi and the agikuyu who have also invested in business in the area.
Kisii town is one the well known to produce bananas and soft stone which has made the town to attract more people to do business there.
The police in Kisii count have started investigation on the cause the track road accident. The fell at Daraja Mbili market today morning. It hit a woman and caused grievous harm on both of her limbs.photo:Accident. According to Kisii county director of markets Ochwangi Mengo,the track was ferrying maize to the market when it lost control.It plunged into the Nyakomisaro river before hitting a woman who was shopping in the market. "we are still investigating the cause of this accident,'he said. The woman was rushed
Abuga Makori, Orange Democratic Movement Party Blogger has reported that a petroleum Tanker has overturned in Daraja Mbili estate in Kisii County this morning.Residents Siphoning Petroleum Oil in Tanzania Through his Twitter account handle, the blogger has called upon the Government of Kenya through the relevant authorities to respond as fast as possible because according to the video clip circulating on Twitter, the tanker has already busted and spillage has restarted. To add salt to an injury, Makori has reported
Kisii town is the capital of kisii county. Kisii municipality is the main urban center in south-western Kenya. The county is currently under Hon James Ongwae as the governor. Kisii is one of the fast growing towns in Kenya with a population of about 1 million people. It is blessed with one of the hardworking governors, James Ongwae. Kisii is also known for its ability to do well in the agricultural sector e.g. bananas which are loved by many Kenyans. Many business tycoons prefer to invest in such towns to grow
A Lorry on Kisumu is confirmed to have lost its way and accidentally rode on people along the highway who were in their daily course of finding a living for themselves and their families as well. According to report from Citizen TV, said that today there is usually a big number of people and vehicles along the way and it lost its way due to lack of breaks and entered into "Daraja Mbili" market where some people were injured. Three of those who were confirmed to have been hurt were rushed to a nearby hospital
Police Patrolling at the ever busy Daraja Mbili Market on Thursday (Photo/Rogers Gichana) Traders at Daraja Mbili market in Kisii County have protested the move by the County Government to completely shut down the Market. Thursday Morning a contingent of Police officers armed with teargas were deployed to deal with defiant traders as they may arise. Daraja Mbili is the second-largest market in Nyanza after the Kisumu's Kibuye market. It attracts traders as far as from Tanzania and its lockdown is expected t
Tragedy has been witnessed today in kisii town. This is after truck lost control and rammed over traders in Kisii town. Specifically in Daraja Mbili Market. Breaking the news online, a post was shared in facebook. According to the post several people have been left injured and several several left dead. He shared the photo of the lorry and several people standing on its side. The FH truck was coming from the Nubia area. Daraja Mbili is the most populous market and famous in kisii town. However, it has been a
Traders at Daraja Mbili open-air market are set to relocate in the next few months after the completion of a Sh204 million modern market. The new facility will accommodate 2,500 traders.Daraja Mbili market, is the second largest open-air market in Nyanza after Kibuye in Kisumu County. The market will improve working conditions of traders at the market. The market would provide market for fresh produce and boost farmers in the larger South Nyanza and parts of Rift Valley. The modern structure will help deco
In a statement on Friday, April 3, 2020, the DCI announced that they had gotten wind of the suspect and his accomplices after they orchestrated a robbery using the stolen weapons. A 19-year-old robbery with violence suspect linked to the breaking and stealing from Kibos Police Post armory and subsequent robbery of over Kshs 230,000 from an Mpesa operator at Daraja Mbili in Kisumu was today arrested by DCI detectives at his Kanyakwar home village in Kisumu, the DCI wrote. The sleuths informed that the Mpesa
A 19 year old man arrested for breaking and stealing riffles at Kibos police post armoury Police in Kisumu County have arrested a 19 year old man suspect of being among the gang that stole riffles at Kibos police post. The suspect linked to other criminal activities was arrested at his home in Kanyakwar within Kisumu County by the directorate of criminal investigation. He is also linked to several robbery activities in the area including theft of Sh 23,000 from an Mpesa operator at Daraja Mbili on the wee
Friend and foe alike, agree that William Samoei Ruto is a master schemer who cannot be written off easily in a contest. Arriving in Kisii town on Thursday which is market day at the bustling "Daraja Mbili" was a superb execution of good timing. The crowds were there for the taking, what remained was a show of defiance and direct challenge to the supremacy of Internal Security CS Fred Matian'gi in his own home turf. Crowd in Kisii town, Thursday 10, September,2020. Following the lengthy, one-sided BBI Campaigns
A sad incident has been reported today at Daraja mbili in Kisii county where a lorry carrying a roller lost brakes and ran into a personal car and several moto bikes leaving several injured and one feared dead.The owner of the personal car that rolled of the road after being hit is feared dead though not yet confirmed by the police.
The angry traders in daraja mbili Kisii Town Kisii County, burst out to their Governor H.E James Ongwae over the Closure of Kisii County Markets to deal with Covid-19 pandemic.Current Situation of Daraja Mbili Market Kisii town. photo/courtesy After the Kisii county denounced all operations in Kisii Town in particular Daraja Mbili Market which is the source of all food stuffs to residents around Kisii Town.The Daraja Mbili market also pays the highest Revenue in terms of taxes.The traders moved to relocate
Photo :G3 Rifle and a panga Recovered by DCI G3 Rifle Recovered As Cops Arrest Suspect Behind Kibos Armory Robbery Police have arrested a 19 year old suspect linked to the Kibos police post armory robbery in Kisumu.The suspect was arrested at his home kanyakwar. Suspect has always been linked to another robbery from an mpesa shop at Daraja mbili within the county where sh230,000 was stolen. The gang also forced Judith Akumu Ambani of Kapuonjo South village to send sh. 30,000 through M-pesa. The Dci deepened
Click here to watch video. Today sadness have engulfed the people in kisii county over a deadly accident that occurred at Kisii’s Daraja Mbili Market today. It's reported that a truck lost control and plunged into a river that is within the area.And on his way to the are it swept and rammed on some traders on the market. However, the Daraja Mbili market is termed as one of the Nyanza Region’s biggest open air market that operates mostly Mondays and Thursdays and hosts even upto neighboring counties.The
A 19- year old man broke into police inspector's house to steal a gun has been arrested. During the raid at the Kibos police post the thugs escaped with three guns and several rounds of ammunition. The young man i s believed to be part of a gang behind the loss of guns at the police post which is situated in Muhoroni. The 19-year old was arrested by directorate of criminal investigation (DCI) officers from Nairobi. The suspect is also believed to have been the mastermind behind ksh 230,000 robbery from an M
A G3 rifle and machete recovered from the suspect by DCI detectives in Kisumu on Thursday./COURTESY A 19-year-old man has been arrested for robbery with violence in Kisumu County. The suspect linked to the breaking and stealing from Kibos Police Post armory was nabbed at his Kanyakwar home within the county on Thursday. He was arrested in a joint operation of detectives from both the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) headquarters in Nairobi and those from Kisumu County. The man is also suspected