By Fredrick Ameka In Homa Bay County, Karachuonyo Constituency, there is a lake called Simbi Nyaima. It's located on the outcasts of Kendu Bay closer to the shore of Lake Victoria. Lake Simbi is actually a crater lake according to geologists. Residents confirmed that the name Simbi means the village that sank.
There was drama in Kendu Bay after a suspected rogue police officer opened fire when he was caught stealing. DCI detectives are yet to establish whether a man dressed in a police jungle uniform who fired at the officers before he disappeared in the darkness towards the shores of Lake Victoria is an ordinary thug or a police officer.
This lake is the best place to visit especially in December festive season, it is located outside Kendu bay and it is near the shore of lake Victoria. The reason why many people loves this lake is because of its beauty. Flamingos from lake Bogoria and lake Baringo are being witnessed in this lake in the seasons when the weather is favourable, because of its salty water.
Police officers based at Kendu Bay yesterday evening arrested four thugs caught stealing from a lorry loaded with steel rods worth Sh1.8 million.The lorry had been dispatched from Kisumu’s Abyssian Iron and Steel Company to Kisii. However, on reaching Oyugis, it diverted from the designated route and headed towards Kendu Bay.
Banks play a major role in boosting the economic growth of any country.Kenya has been known to be having a fast growing economy over a long period of time.Most towns in Kenya tend to have at least two or three different banks that offer banking services to locals.
It was agony and grief for the residents Kawakungu Village, Kogweno-Oriang West Sub-location, Rachuonyo North Sub-county in Homa-Bay County when two young children were found dead and their bodies dumped into a river on Friday 10th 2021. It is said that the suspect who has since been identified as Silas Odhiambo fled the community and went into hiding after allegedly killing the two innocent children.
Police Officers stationed at Kendu Bay have left many speechless after their heartwarming moves in rescuing a mother and son past curfew hours surfaced online. According to the sources, Millicent Awino aged 25, and her son Brighton Odhiambo were caught up in the curfews hours at 9:30 pm as they were walking back home.
Residents of a town in the country's western region have urged the government to intervene and assist in addressing the country's current financial infrastructure issue. Kendu Bay, a settlement in the greater Nyanza Province's Homa Bay County, without a single commercial bank. Residents have petitioned the government and private sector to explore establishing banks in the area, claiming that the town has developed into a commercial center.
Few weeks after the NTV Kenya revealed that Kendu Bay town, one of the prominent towns in Homa Bay county, operates without even a single financial institutions, co-operative bank has finally showed interest in establishing their branch in the area. On Friday, 28th May, a team from Co-operative bank headquarters which was led by the director in charge of corporate and institutional banking Jacqueline Waithaka visited the town.
Kendu Bay is a bay and town in Kenya.The area is the part of Rachuonyo North District in Homa Bay County.It is located on the shore of Lake Victoria along Katito-Homa-Bay road.It is the headquarters of the district.Kisumu, the largest urban centre in Kenya's western region, is located 40 kilometres north of Kendu Bay,
Banks and other financial institutions play a leading role in stabilising the economy of a region, without them, it would be very difficult for any economy to thrive. Kendu Bay town, in Homa Bay county is one of the oldest towns in the country whose history date back to the time when the Arabs and other early visitors visited the East African Coast.
A financial institution is an essential business in any town or city in the world and especially Kenya.Given how fast growing the economy of the country is, there proves to be a need for people to access money institutions wherever they are. Picture courtesy. The absence of any financial institution in a major town in Kenya is something that is quite shocking.
It is undeniable that the fate of one of the country's oldest commercial hubs, Homa Bay County, has been left to chance. A visit to Kendu Bay town sheds light on the tragic turn of events, as ramshackle and abandoned structures in the old town tell the sad story of the urban centre, which has devolved into a mere remnant of its illustrious past.
Detectives in Kendu Bay have arrested four people who were caught stealing from a lorry loaded with steel rods worth 1.8 million. The lorry had been dispatched from a steel company in Kisumu to make a delivery in Kisii. However, on reaching Oyugis it diverted from the designated route to Kendu Bay route.
Four thugs have been arrested by police in Kendu Bay, Homa bay County who were caught stealing from a lorry loaded with steel rods worth Ksh 18 million. The lorry which was carrying steel left Kisumu Abyssian Iron and steel company for Kisii only to Divert at Oyugis and headed towards Kendu Bay, making the director of the company to be suspicious and later alerted the police.
Death is so cruel, it comes when least expected, And when it appears it leaves a wide gap that can not be filled. The bereaved families are left with nothing but worst memories about the deceased. In most cases death takes the breadwinner of the family leaving the dependents in abject poverty.
Detectives based at Kendu Bay yesterday evening arrested four people caught stealing from a lorry, loaded with steel rods worth Sh1.8 million. The lorry had been dispatched from Kisumu’s Abyssian Iron and Steel Company to make a delivery in Kisii. However, on reaching Oyugis, it diverted from the designated route and headed towards Kendu Bay.
Ena Coach is a well-known bus in the Nyanza Region and Kisii.The buses have 49 seats that may be adjusted to carry passengers. Customers in Mombasa, Kericho, Kisii, Kisumu, Migori, Nairobi, Rongo, Homa Bay, and Kendu Bay are also served by Ena Coach vehicles.
Popular singer and business woman Esther Akoth was involved in a scary incident last night as she was coming from a meeting in Butere. She narrated on her Instagram how she had the first meeting in Butere and left at 8pm and another one in Kisumu where she left to her home in Rongo at 10:10pm.
The banking sector is the beating heart and lifeblood of any healthy economy. It is essential for economic progress and development. Banking is critical for releasing wealth, creating jobs, opening doors, and facilitating trade. The existence of mainstream banking in a community encourages residents to become more financially literate, resulting in a robust and stable economy.