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POLITICS

Majority Wins: Murang'a Governor Breaks Silence After UDA Primaries in Kandara Constituency

The United Democratic Alliance party has been conducting primaries in its strongholds to field candidates for the upcoming by elections that will be handled by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission. Picture courtesy. Chege Njuguna. Elgeyo Marakwet County did it's primaries for the Senatorial seat where Kipchumba Murkomen was serving but was appointed by President Ruto to serve as the new Cabinet Secretary of Transport.

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Majority Wins: Murang'a Governor Breaks Silence After UDA Primaries in Kandara Constituency

SOCIETY

UDA Lawmaker's Home Invaded By Robbers As Insecurity In Eldoret Worsens

Elgeyo Marakwet County deputy Speaker Paul Kipyatich Lomsani has revealed being robbed thousands of Shillings and valuables by thugs who invaded his home at the outskirts of Eldoret. The Embobut Embolot member of the County Assembly revealed that the attack happened when he was not at home, the thugs forcefully accessed his home at night and switched off all the lights.

  8 days ago ago
UDA Lawmaker's Home Invaded By Robbers As Insecurity In Eldoret Worsens

SPORTS

Training Camp Defies Odds, Stands Tall as Banditry Sweeps Across Baringo, Turkana, Samburu

Photo Courtesy; Suspected Bandits in a past action. Torongo Training Camp in Eldama Ravine has stood tall as banditry sweeps through Baringo County, Turkana County, Elgeyo Marakwet County, Samburu County, West Pokot County and other areas. The Torongo Training Center in Baringo County is the epitome of intergration for both the rivalling communities who train and live together.

  7 days ago ago
Training Camp Defies Odds, Stands Tall as Banditry Sweeps Across Baringo, Turkana, Samburu

POLITICS

What CS Murkomen Told UDA Flag Bearer After Nominations Ahead Of His Succession

Photo courtesy of former Elgeyo Marakwet Senator, Cabinet Secretary of Roads and Transport Kipchumba Murkomen. The United Democratic Alliance (UDA) party concluded its nominations scheduled for 26th November 2022. However, Elgeyo Marakwet County Senatorial by-election is among the vacant positions announced by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) after Kipchumba Murkomen reigned.

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What CS Murkomen Told UDA Flag Bearer After Nominations Ahead Of His Succession

POLITICS

"My Journey To The Senate Not Over" Jerotich Sei Says As She Reveals What Transpired On UDAPrimaries

The aspirant for the senatorial race in Elgeyo Marakwet, Hon Jerotich Sei has claimed that her journey to represent the people of Elgeyo Marakwet is not over.https://twitter.com/JerotichSeii/status/1596789660709441539?t=56L2HJL2pK6zgPESyzs6mA&s=19 The vocal Linda katiba activist attributed the loss to the low voter turnout and delay in voting materials in polling stations.

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POLITICS

Activist Jerotich Seei says her journey to the Senate is still on despite loosing in UDA the primaries

Activist Jerotich Seei has lost her bid to contest for the Elgeyo Marakwet Senate seat under the United Democratic Alliance (UDA) Party ticket. In the party primaries that were conducted on Saturday November 26, Jerotich Seei came fourth with 8,540 votes. Former Marakwet West legislator William Kisang emerged with 28,136 votes, followed by Tim Kipchumba and Jonah Tanui who had a tie of 26,766 votes.

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Activist Jerotich Seei says her journey to the Senate is still on despite loosing in UDA the primaries

POLITICS

Meet Nominated CS Kipchumba Murkomen's Adorable Wife Who is a Lawyer

Politicians are among the most powerful and well-known people in the world. Despite this, some well-known politicians have managed to keep their family life private, whereas others have made their spouses and children public. Elgeyo Marakwet County Senator Onesimus Kipchumba Murkomen, who was recently nominated by President William Samoei Ruto as the Cabinet Secretary nominee in the Ministry of Transport, Roads, and Public Works, is an example of a political leader whose wife is rarely seen in public.

  1 month ago ago
Meet Nominated CS Kipchumba Murkomen's Adorable Wife Who is a Lawyer

POLITICS

Gladys Boss Shollei Breaks Silence, Endorses This Leader As Best Replacement For Kipchumba Murkomen

The Elgeyo Marakwet County Senator Kipchumba Murkomen resigned from the position and was nominated by Dr William Samoei Ruto as the Cabinet Secretary in the ministry of roads, transport and public works. Regarding this, a bie election is set to take place in his county and several leaders have come out to vie for the senate seat in Elgeyo Marakwet.

  2 months ago ago
Gladys Boss Shollei Breaks Silence, Endorses This Leader As Best Replacement For Kipchumba Murkomen

POLITICS

After Museveni's Son's Recent Remarks About Nairobi, Murkomen Speaks

Hon. Kipchumba Murkomen, a senator for Elgeyo Marakwet County and probable cabinet contender for secretary of transportation, highways, and public works, has finally responded to President Yoweri Museveni's son Yoweri's remarks on social media. The upbeat CS responded on his official Twitter account on Monday night.

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After Museveni's Son's Recent Remarks About Nairobi, Murkomen Speaks

EDUCATION

Moi University Mourns The Death Of A Student Involved In. Tragic Accident.

It is on a sad note Moi University announce the untimely passing on of one of their student, brother and Friend Richard Silas Kering Kemboi which occurred on Sunday 16th October 2022, at Moi Teaching & Referral Hospital following a road Accident. Until his demise, the late Silas was a 3rd Year student /20 in the school of education who was to proceed for his attachment in January 2023.

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Moi University Mourns The Death Of A Student Involved In. Tragic Accident.

POLITICS

Gladys Boss Shollei Reacts To Murkomen's Decision To Reveal SGR Contract

On Sunday, November 6, the former Elgeyo Marakwet County Senator Kipchumba Murkomen who is now the Cabinet Secretary for Roads and Transport unveiled the signed Standard Gauge Railway SGR on his official Twitter account platform. Different leaders have reacted to the same as some of the Azimio leaders Criticise the decision made by Murkomen.

  21 days ago ago
Gladys Boss Shollei Reacts To Murkomen's Decision To Reveal SGR Contract

SOCIETY

RIP: Police Reveal How A Man Fell Off From The Second Floor Of A Building And Died Instantly

Residents of Elgeyo Marakwet County are still finding it hard to come to terms with an incident whereby a 35-year old man met his death after falling from a building. According to the police reports, the man was among the workers constructing the second floor of a building at Liter Girls High school when the incident happened.

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RIP: Police Reveal How A Man Fell Off From The Second Floor Of A Building And Died Instantly

POLITICS

Elgeyo Marakwet Senatorial Race Becomes Interesting As Shollei Endorses Seii For The Seat

President William Ruto has appointed Kipchumba Murkommen, a senator from Elgeyo Marakwet County, as the new Cabinet Secretary for Roads, Transport, and Public Works. The endorsement of Gladys Boss Shollei, an Uasin Gishu Women Representative and the Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly, has given Seii's senatorial campaign a significant boost.

  2 months ago ago
Elgeyo Marakwet Senatorial Race Becomes Interesting As Shollei Endorses Seii For The Seat

POLITICS

Chebukati's Last Kicks, He Unveils The Dates For The Repeats Of Election In These Areas

There will be by-elections for Members of the National Assembly for the constituencies of Kandara and Garissa Township, Member of the Senate for Elgeyo Marakwet County, and Member for Shella Ward, Lamu County Assembly, as confirmed by the respective Speakers in letters dated October 27, 2022, for the parliamentary elections, and October 24, 2022, for the county assembly election.

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Chebukati's Last Kicks, He Unveils The Dates For The Repeats Of Election In These Areas

POLITICS

List of 30 Men eyeing For Murkomen’s Senate seats after Cabinet slot nomination

In Elgeyo Marakwet County, where a record 30 candidates have announced their interest in running against two-term Senator Kipchumba Murkomen, who was chosen for the Transport, Roads, and Public Works Cabinet position, a heated political contest is taking shape. How many of the 30 will actually appear on the ballot, either as independent or on party platforms, is still up in the air.

  2 months ago ago
List of 30 Men eyeing For Murkomen’s Senate seats after Cabinet slot nomination

POLITICS

Assets Owned By Kipchumba Murkomen.

A close ally to President William Samoei Ruto has now revealed his actual networth as well as the assets that he owns as a person. This has happened this morning after he decided to present himself before the national assembly vetting committee to seek their approval so that he can be cleared to become the next cabinet secretary.

  1 month ago ago
Assets Owned By Kipchumba Murkomen.

POLITICS

The UDA has announced the nomination date and the midterm election fee.

Following the publication of the vacancies by the Independent Elections and Boundaries Commission (IEBC), the United Democratic Alliance (UDA) has set November 26 as the primary date. Elgeyo Marakwet County, Kandara Constituency, and Shella Ward, Lamu County, will hold mini-surveys.

  21 days ago ago
The UDA has announced the nomination date and the midterm election fee.

POLITICS

Senetor Murkomen Announces His Net Worth

President William Samoei Ruto's close buddy has now disclosed his exact net worth and personal holdings. This happened this morning after he made the decision to show up before the screening committee of the national parliament to request their endorsement to become the next cabinet secretary. Former senator from Elgeyo Marakwet County, Honorable Onesmus Kipchumba Murkomen, will assume new duties as cabinet secretary for transportation in the Kenya Kwanza Alliance administration headed by William Ruto.

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Senetor Murkomen Announces His Net Worth

POLITICS

Moses Kuria Allegedly To Dissolve His Party And Join UDA Party

Speaking in Elgeyo Marakwet County on Saturday, October 1, Kuria disclosed his decision to dissolve CCK and formally join Ruto's United Democratic Alliance (UDA). He revealed that he had approached the Registrar of Political Parties -RPP Anne Nderitu asking to fold a party he had run for governor of Kiambu in August.

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Moses Kuria Allegedly To Dissolve His Party And Join UDA Party

POLITICS

PHOTOS: Kipchumba Murkomen in the 77th session of the UN General Assembly in the New York City

Senator for Elgeyo Marakwet County Kipchumba Murkomen has made his first appearance to the public since he travelled to UK for the burial ceremony of Queen Elizabeth II. The President of the Republic of Kenya Dr William Samoei Ruto was accompanied by the first lady Rachel Ruto, Kipchumba Murkomen, Ndindi Nyoro among other leaders.

  2 months ago ago
PHOTOS: Kipchumba Murkomen in the 77th session of the UN General Assembly in the New York City