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POLITICS

DP William Ruto Receives An Evening Shocker As His Western Region Pointman Joins Azimio La Umoja

In as much as Deputy President Dr William Samoei Arap Ruto would have loved to control the Western Region of Kenya, it seems as if it is becoming harder. DP William Ruto got a boast from the region when he lured the Amani National Congress party leader Hon Musalia Mudavadi and Bungoma County Senator Moses Wetangula to join him.

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DP William Ruto Receives An Evening Shocker As His Western Region Pointman Joins Azimio La Umoja

POLITICS

Vocal Bungoma Politician Ditches Kenya Kwanza Camp & Joins Azimio as Sabaot Elders Criticize Lusaka

Former Bungoma deputy governor Hillary Chongwony has ditched the Kenya Kwanza Alliance camp that is led by Deputy President William Ruto and joined the Azimio La Umoja One Kenya Alliance that is led by Raila Odinga. Speaking on Sunday during a rally in Mt Elgon, Chongwony claimed that his former boss, the Speaker of the Senate Ken Lusaka who is seeking to recapture the seat in August under the Ford Kenya party, has betrayed him since he thought he would choose him as his deputy.

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Vocal Bungoma Politician Ditches Kenya Kwanza Camp & Joins Azimio as Sabaot Elders Criticize Lusaka

POLITICS

A blow to speaker Lusaka after his Ex- deputy governor ditches him to Governor's Wangamati camp

Today former Bungoma deputy governor Hillary Chongwony officially ditched to governor Wycliffe Wangamati. Mr. Hillary Chongwony and hundreds of his supporters joined governor Wycliffe Wangamati gubernatorial team during a mega event in Mount Elgon. " Team ' Job SI Stori" us growing bigger and better. Today we welcomed former deputy governor Hillary Chongwony and his team" wrote governor Wycliffe Wangamati on his official Facebook page.

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A blow to speaker Lusaka after his Ex- deputy governor ditches him to Governor's Wangamati camp

POLITICS

Huge Blow To UDA As Their Top Ally Joins Azimio La Umoja One Kenya

As much as Deputy President Dr. William Samoei Arap Ruto would like to dominate Kenya's Western Region, it appears that this is getting more difficult. When DP William Ruto enticed Amani National Congress party leader Hon Musalia Mudavadi and Bungoma County Senator Moses Wetangula to join him, the region applauded.

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Huge Blow To UDA As Their Top Ally Joins Azimio La Umoja One Kenya

POLITICS

Kenneth Lusaka Unveils Running Mate For Bungoma Gubernatorial Seat.

Senate Speaker Hon Kenneth Lusaka who is seeking to recapture his Bungoma gubernatorial seat on on Ford Kenya party ticket has today morning 18th May 2022 officially unveiled his running mate for the August 9th polls. In a press briefing today at Kenneth Lusaka command center in Kanduyi the vocal and outspoken once Bungoma Governor picked one Jenepher Mbatiany as his running mate.

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Kenneth Lusaka Unveils Running Mate For Bungoma Gubernatorial Seat.

POLITICS

Names Of Political Bigwigs Who Joined DP William Ruto On Saturday In Western Kenya

Deputy President William Samoei Ruto is the party leader of United Democratic Alliance party and the presidential flagbearer of the Kenya Kwanza Alliance. Ruto is now enjoying a cordial partnership with Amani National Congress Party Leader Wycliffe Musalia Mudavadi and Moses Wetangula of Ford Kenya after the duo ditched ODM party leader Raila Amolo Odinga for him.

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Names Of Political Bigwigs Who Joined DP William Ruto On Saturday In Western Kenya

POLITICS

Lusaka's Former Deputy Governor Backs Wangamati Reelection Bid

Governor Wangamati today won the endorsement and support of Lusaka's former Deputy Governor H.E. Hillary Changwony for a second term. At a ceremony held at his home in Kongit, Kaptama Ward of Mt Elgon Sub County, Hon Changwony also led the Sabaot Supreme Council of Elders in endorsing Governor Wangamati for re-election come August 2022.

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Lusaka's Former Deputy Governor Backs Wangamati Reelection Bid

OTHERS

Kenya's Youngest Senator Disappoints Her Supporters By Opting Not To Vie For Any Seat

ODM Nominated Senator Mercy Chebeni who has opted not to vie for any political seat ( Photo Courtesy) It was widely expected that Nominated Senator Mercy Chebeni will finally give elective politics a try during the 2022 general election. However, this appears not to be happening. At the time her peers and seniors have hit the campaign trail, the ODM Senator is in no hurry to contest any position come the August 9 general election. Many people had expected the 28-year old Senator to contest the Mount Elgon MP

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Kenya's Youngest Senator Disappoints Her Supporters By Opting Not To Vie For Any Seat

POLITICS

Transnzoia, Bungoma Gubernatorial Contest Heats Up Days To IEBC Dateline On Naming Of Running Mate

The Transnzoia county top gubernatorial hopeful Dr Chris Wamalwa bid to succeed governor Patrick Khaemba has received major boost days after the Kenya Kwanza Economic Block forum in the county where the Kiminini legislator received endorsement from all the Kenya Kwanza Alliance principals and other leaders. His perceived close opponent George Natembeya has suffered a major set back hours after naming his running mate madam Philemon who is a banker.

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Transnzoia, Bungoma Gubernatorial Contest Heats Up Days To IEBC Dateline On Naming Of Running Mate

SOCIETY

End Of Bandits, Police Service Sends Message Hours After Recovering Machine Gun

The National Government Administration Officers (NGAO) in Laikipia County have recovered a machine gun which was stolen from our security forces after a fierce gunfight with bandits in October 2021. The weapon, a CQ machine gun, was handed over to an assistant chief after a series of community policing and engagements with the public.

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End Of Bandits, Police Service Sends Message Hours After Recovering Machine Gun

OTHERS

Dp Ruto Today Joined Farmers At Trans Nzoia And Promised Them The Following

As the next general elections expected to take place on August 9 approaches, political temperatures continue to rise as politicians are busy doing their campaign rallies to ensure that they win the elections. In order to safeguard Trans-Nzoia County as our country’s food basket, the Kenya Kwanza administration will discourage land fragmentation that is making agriculture unproductive. This is in addition to expanding the domestic value chain space to grow and diversify value addition, agro-processing and manufacturing.

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Dp Ruto Today Joined Farmers At Trans Nzoia And Promised Them The Following

POLITICS

4 More Silent MPs Breaks Silence as They Publicly Campaign For William Ruto's Presidency (Photos)

William Ruto's presidential bid today received major political boost from while I'm western kenya after he was joined by key leaders who have not been in his campaigns trail a head of the August general elections in the country. This is after United Democratic Alliance party members majorly members of parliament's who have not been accompanying him to his campaigns today came out to campaign for him.

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4 More Silent MPs Breaks Silence as They Publicly Campaign For William Ruto's Presidency (Photos)

OTHERS

Dp Ruto Gets Warm Reception in Bungoma.

As the next general elections expected to take place on August 9 approaches, political temperatures continue to rise as politicians are busy doing their campaign rallies to ensure that they win the elections. One of the ways to encourage, support and empower poultry farming is to produce own feed from raw materials such as palm oil, soya beans and sunflower. This will reduce the cost of production for small-scale farmers such as Joe Khaemba from Kimilili. With Party Leaders Musalia Mudavadi (ANC), Wetangulam

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Dp Ruto Gets Warm Reception in Bungoma.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

How Rich Was Mzee Jackson Kibor? See List of Properties Owned by The Late Tycoon

The late Mzee Jackson Kiprotich Kibor was a man of means. Mzee Kibor, who was nicknamed the ‘ Chairman of the Men’s Conference’, was one of the wealthiest persons in Uasin Gishu County and the Rift Valley region. He was a prominent farmer-turned-politician who rose from nothing to build a multi-billion estate consisting of huge parcels of land and other business enterprises.

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How Rich Was Mzee Jackson Kibor? See List of Properties Owned by The Late Tycoon

SOCIETY

We Will Ensure All Stalled Projects Are Completed, Ford Kenya Gubernatorial Candidate Promises

The next Bungoma administration will prioritize reviving all stalled projects in the County, even as it channels funds to new programs that will help boost the welfare of ordinary wanainchi. Kenya Kwanza gubernatorial aspirant Ken Lusaka said the projects were started using taxpayers money and it will be unfair to abandon them.

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We Will Ensure All Stalled Projects Are Completed, Ford Kenya Gubernatorial Candidate Promises

POLITICS

Chemutai Mbatianyi is Lusaka's running mate

Senate speaker Kenneth Makelo Lusaka has unveiled Jenipher Chemutai Mbatianyi as his running mate in the coming general election set for August 9 this year.He named Chemutai today in Bungoma town. Lusaka is seeking to reclaim the seat he lost to the sitting governor Wycliffe Wafula Wangamati in 2017.

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Chemutai Mbatianyi is Lusaka's running mate

ENVIRONMENT

2 Highly Protected and Endangered Animals in Kenya and Where to Visit Them.

Most wild animals produce or have valuable products on their body and that’s why some are highly protected from poachers and raiders who target them. Here are the two highly protected animals in Kenya and the locations you should visit to see them. THE MOUNTAIN BONGO This is an antelope-like creature and attractive due to its striking reddish color with white stripes and long swirling horns.

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2 Highly Protected and Endangered Animals in Kenya and Where to Visit Them.

POLITICS

List Of Famous Politicians Who Accompanied Dp Ruto Today For Kenya kwanza Mega Rally

Kenya Kwanza is indebted to the leadership of Western Kenya for their sacrifice and commitment to the alliance’s philosophy that it is not about us but it is about the people. Taking to Ruto's official Facebook page has said that he shared their plan to create and expand economic opportunities with the traders and the people of Busia and Mbale towns in Busia and Vihiga counties.

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List Of Famous Politicians Who Accompanied Dp Ruto Today For Kenya kwanza Mega Rally

POLITICS

DP Ruto Receives A Remarkable Warm Welcome on Friday In Lurambi

As the next general election, scheduled for August 9, approaches, political temperatures continue to rise as candidates prepare for campaign rallies in order to assure their victory. We thank the residents of Eshisiru in the Lurambi Constituency for coming out to hear about our Bottom-Up Economic Plan.

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DP Ruto Receives A Remarkable Warm Welcome on Friday In Lurambi

TRAVEL

Elgon Region Tourism Exhibition To Held In Mbale City Uganda.

The Elgon Region Tourism Exhibition, trade fair and tour will be held next month in Uganda at the Mt Elgon Cultural and History Museum in Mbale City. Invitation letter to all interested participants, source files. The Cultural event will start on 13 December with marathon and cycling where winners will be awarded between KSH 12,000 and KSH 5,000.

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Elgon Region Tourism Exhibition To Held In Mbale City Uganda.