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POLITICS

Homabay County Opinion Poll, Check Constituencies Where Both Kidero And Wanga Lead

An opinion poll done by Research Mtaani in Homabay was released yesterday.This was to check on the likelihood of either Gladys Wanga of ODM and Kidero winning in August. The result was however surprising as the independent candidate was seemingly top ahead of the ODM candidate in Luo Nyanza.Below is the analysis.

  2 days ago ago
Homabay County Opinion Poll, Check Constituencies Where Both Kidero And Wanga Lead

POLITICS

List of 10 Hotly Contested Gubernatorial Races in Kenya Ahead of August Polls

The August 9th Polls are quickly approaching and various political players are heightening their campaigns wooing voters and consolidating their political bases as we edge closer to the general elections. In the gubernatorial races, some are being hotly contested by political heavyweights that it would be so hard to predict who will emerge the winner come August.

  3 days ago ago
List of 10 Hotly Contested Gubernatorial Races in Kenya Ahead of August Polls

POLITICS

"Vindu Vichenjanga" Gladys Wanga Moved With the 'Unexpeted' Massive Reception of Karua in Kirinyaga

Homabay County Woman Representative Gladys Wanga has been moved with the kind of reception which has today been given to Azimio La Umoja running mate Martha Karua in Kirinyaga County. As we may all be aware with regards to how things are in the current political arena, Kirinyaga County is currently considered as one of the top bases where DP Ruto enjoys large number of support.

  3 days ago ago

POLITICS

Another Senior Police Officer Quits Service to Run as Independent Candidate For Parliament

A few senior police officers are going after various political seats this time round and given the climate, they might actually win in the General Elections that are slated for August 9th this year. Picture courtesy. Inspector of Police, David Rudisha. Former Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet was eyeing the Elgeyo Marakwet Governor seat on a United Democratic Alliance party ticket but lost in the nominations and it is yet to indicate whether he will be running as an independent.

  18 days ago ago
Another Senior Police Officer Quits Service to Run as Independent Candidate For Parliament

POLITICS

Five Independent Gubernatorial Candidates who are More Likely to Win in August

Losing party primaries is never the end of the road for most Kenyan political aspirants as they have extensions to vie as independent candidates. While this is in most cases considered disloyalty to the party, many candidates who opt for going as independent candidates do so when they feel party primaries had not been free and fair.

  20 days ago ago
Five Independent Gubernatorial Candidates who are More Likely to Win in August

EDUCATION

Homa bay: A form one student arrives at school carrying a bible only

As time for form one admission comes to the end, a boy from oyugis have surprised everyone as he arrived at Orero high school, Homabay County, carrying a bible only. "A form one student arrives at school with a bible only. Joshua Otieno says his mother has no financial ability to pay fee for his secondary school.

  7 days ago ago
Homa bay: A form one student arrives at school carrying a bible only

SOCIETY

Agony in Homabay County as This Happens

Ten families in Arujo town, Homa Bay County were forced to spend Wednesday night in the cold after their rental houses were burnt down in a fire incident. According to reports, the fire which broke out at 8pm, started in one of the houses before spreading to nine others, razing down 6 to ashes.

  15 days ago ago
Agony in Homabay County as This Happens

HEALTH

There Is No Six Piece In Homabay County, Says Kidero

Dr. Evan's Kidero, who is the Homabay county Gubenetorial aspirant, visited suba south sub county, Nyandiwa where he took his campaigns. He asked the residents that the six piece will not be effective as the 5th president will be automatically Raila Amollo Odinga who is in Azimio and therefore the six piece will not be effective.

  5 days ago ago
There Is No Six Piece In Homabay County, Says Kidero

POLITICS

Mother to Slain Rongo University Student Sharon Otieno Launches Bid for Homabay Woman Rep on a UDA Ticket

Preparations for the much awaited August 9th general elections are top notch as leaders across the country eye elective seats in the polls. (Photo, Courtesy) Homabay County has always been known to be an Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party zone due to the party's dominance in the region in anumber of elections.

  17 days ago ago
Mother to Slain Rongo University Student Sharon Otieno Launches Bid for Homabay Woman Rep on a UDA Ticket

POLITICS

Kidero Holds a Meeting With Great Rachuonyo Council of Elders

The race to succeed outgoing Homabay County Governor Cyprian Awiti is continuing to gain momentum across the county. (Photo, Courtesy) Kenyans expect a heated contest between Homabay County Woman Representative Gladys Wanga and Former Nairobi County Governor Evans Kidero. Kidero has today, 22nd April 2022 held a high profile meeting with The Great Rachuonyo Council of Elders led by Chairman Cllr.

  28 days ago ago
Kidero Holds a Meeting With Great Rachuonyo Council of Elders

POLITICS

Coalition By ODM Supporters In Homabay County

The political aspirants who contested on different seats in Homabay ranging from the M.Ps to MCA' s today 1st of May 2022 met in one of the Hotels in Homabay with their main agenda, on how to remain in the party and support their fellows who worn the race.

  19 days ago ago
Coalition By ODM Supporters In Homabay County

SOCIETY

Homa Bay: Shock After a Man Hacks His Sister-in-law To Death Over Claims She chased his wife

Police officers in Rachuonyo, Homabay County are currently following a suspect who is believed to have hacked his sister-in-law to death at Koriw village over claims that deceased sent his wife away two months ago. [Photo Courtesy] The woman who has been identified as Rosa Atieno reportedly died on Sunday after the suspect sneaked inside his house.

  12 days ago ago
Homa Bay: Shock After a Man Hacks His Sister-in-law To Death Over Claims She chased his wife

JUSTICE

Traffic police officer charged for defiling class eight girl who scored 360 in her KCPE results

A traffic police officer charged for defiling class eight girl who scored 360 in her KCPE results, Homabay County. The suspect identified as Josephat Kiate Muindu, based at Rangwe Police line, allegedly abused the minor who was for his help. The minor was allegedly chased away by she sought her mother following a little misunderstandings between them.

  29 days ago ago
Traffic police officer charged for defiling class eight girl who scored 360 in her KCPE results

EDUCATION

548 KCSE Candidates From Same School Miss Their Results After KNEC Withheld It Over Irregularities

548 candidates who sat for their 2021 KCSE examinations at Oriwo Boys Highschool have not received their results over suspected cheating. The school which is located in Rachuonyo North Sub-county, Homabay County has suffered a major blow after KNEC suspected they were involved in irregularities. The Kenya National Examination Council had recommended the cancellation of their results last Saturday as they continue with investigations.

  24 days ago ago
548 KCSE Candidates From Same School Miss Their Results After KNEC Withheld It Over Irregularities

CULTURE

The Tales Of the Legendary Popular "Sunken Lake" Simbi Nyaima In Homabay County

The Tales Of the Legendary Popular "Sunken Lake" Simbi Nyaima In Homabay County. The Legendaryn "Sunken Lake " Simbi Nyaima is one of the tourist attractions in the country that is widely tied around mystery regarding the traditional tales of it's formation. It's said that Lake Simbi Nyaima was as a result of a village that sank due to the villagers greed.

  18 days ago ago
The Tales Of the Legendary Popular

SOCIETY

Painful: Woman Slashed to Death by Brother-in-law In Homabay County

Authorities in Rachuonyo, Homabay County, have launched a manhunt for a man who slashed his sister-in-law to death in Koriw village over issues regarding to the deceased chasing away the suspect's wife two months ago. According to Citizen TV Kenya, the deceased by the name Rose Atieno, was confronted by her husband's brother on Saturday using a panga in her house.

  12 days ago ago
Painful: Woman Slashed to Death by Brother-in-law In Homabay County

SOCIETY

A Great Inferno Broke Out Burning Down Several Houses Leaving The Affected Families With No Option

In Homabay County, at least ten families in Arujo town, were forced to spend their Wednesday night in the cold after rental houses were consumed in a tragic fire incident. Preliminary reports indicated that the fire started at around at 8:10pm. It strarted in one of the remnant's room before spreading to the other nine razing down 6 houses to ashes.

  15 days ago ago
A Great Inferno Broke Out Burning Down Several Houses Leaving The Affected Families With No Option

PARENTING

Alarm As Teenage Pregnancies, HIV/AIDS Increase in Homabay County

Eliud Onyango, County Director of Disaster Management,has uncovered that as indicated by as per an exploration led by the Overseas Development, orientation imbalance, challenges in getting to regenerative wellbeing administrations, and destitution are energizing high paces of teen pregnancies and HIV diseases in Homa Bay.

  13 days ago ago
Alarm As Teenage Pregnancies, HIV/AIDS Increase in Homabay County

EDUCATION

Lake primary school watchman, 33, hacked to death by thugs who stole digital learning materials

Lake primary school 33-year-old school watchman hacked to death by thugs who stole digital learning materials, Homabay County. This is according to the Thursday reports by the Daily Nation Newspaper. "Police in Homa Bay are looking for suspects who killed a 33-year-old security guard at Lake Primary School in Homa Bay town before making away with digital learning materials on Wednesday night."

  22 days ago ago
Lake primary school watchman, 33, hacked to death by thugs who stole digital learning materials

SOCIETY

Homabay: Form three student strangled to death after scuffle in bar with a businessman in Lwanda

Form three student strangled to death after scuffle in bar with a businessman in Lwanda Market, Homabay County. Police in Ndhiwa are now hunting for the suspected killer who strangled the 17-year-old boy to death on April 2, 2022. The suspect had took the deceased, identified as Bonventure Ochieng Omondi, to the drinking joint for drinks but a fight broke out between them on Sunday.

  18 days ago ago
Homabay: Form three student strangled to death after scuffle in bar with a businessman in Lwanda