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JUSTICE

Killed But No Justice Three Years On

User The families of three chiefs, a nyumba kumi official and two police officers killed in Lamu villages between two to five years ago are yet to get justice. Between 2016 and 2020, the villages of Mbwajumwaliand Tchundwa in Lamu East sub-county witnessed machete-wielding gangs massacring local administrators and police with key suspected reasons behind the killings being drugs.

  1 month ago ago
Killed But No Justice Three Years On

SOCIETY

University Student Drowns In Chepkulo River While Allegedly Taking Photos, Search Mission Underway

A 24-year's-old Bomet University student is reportedly said to have drawn into Chepkulo River's Kimaya Waterfall in Chepalungu Sub-county, Bomet County while taking photos yesterday evening, Sunday of 31 October, 2021. The victim's body is yet to be retrieved as rescue mission enters day 2.

  1 month ago ago
University Student Drowns In Chepkulo River While Allegedly Taking Photos, Search Mission Underway

ENTERTAINMENT

Here Are The Owner's Of Switch TV Kenya.

Here Are The Owner's Of Switch TV Kenya. 12th December 2020, Nairobi Kenya. The Switch TV Kenya is one of the best TV station's in the country and it's mostly followed by the youths who do really enjoy it's wide range of programmes that are entertaining as always and much educative. Switch TV is owned by the Kenya Red Cross Society and it's one of the businesses that the society have engauged in apart from the other several bussinesses that they do engauge in. Switch TV has really gained popularity in the country

  11 months ago ago
Here Are The Owner's Of Switch TV Kenya.

BUSINESS

Here's The Owner Of Switch TV Kenya.

Here's The Owner Of Switch TV Kenya.  Nairobi Kenya, 23rd October 2020. Switch TV kenya is a TV station in Kenya that has some good content widely filled by the youths who are the greatest target market of the media station. Switch TV was launched on the 8th of October 2018 and it one of the mostly followed TV stations in the country mostly by the youth because of its content.  On the media stations ownership, switch media limited is fully owned and operated by the Kenya Red Cross Society. It's the company

  1 year ago ago
Here's The Owner Of Switch TV Kenya.

SOCIETY

22st September Newspapers Headlines Review

The United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef) has reported that more than 300,000 children have died and over one million pushed out of school in 12 years of an insurgency in Nigeria’s North East region. With kerosene and cooking gas prices having risen sharply over recent months, many poor households that had switched to using cooking gas are scrambling back to their jikos, which has increased demand for charcoal and in turn pushed up its price.

  2 months ago ago
22st September Newspapers Headlines Review

ENTERTAINMENT

Media Cartels? Switch Tv Off From Major Platforms

According to Kenyan blogger Robert Alai, reknowned Kenya television station Switch Tv has been switched off from DSTV and Go Tv platforms. He further alleged that there was serious corruption scandal in the media space and anyone who was challenging the usual cartel to get denied adverts or signal switched off. "Why has Multichoice pulled Switch Tv from DSTV and Go Tv? Serious corruption in the media pace and anyone challenging the usual cartel get denied adverts or signal switched off.The media cartel Nation

  1 year ago ago
Media Cartels? Switch Tv Off From Major Platforms

CRIME

Body of Mother who Plunged her Three Children in River Nzoia recovered

Bodies of the mother and the two children who were thrown to river Nzoia have been found.The mother Winnie kulangwa who is alleged to have thrown her three children into River Nzoia before jumping into it at night hours on Sunday.A search of their bodies started on Monday and they have been retrieved from the river after a week of searching.Reports indicated that the one-year-old boy was still tied to the back of his mother at the time the bodies were retrieved from the river.  “It has been five days of searching.

  1 year ago ago
Body of Mother who Plunged her Three Children in River Nzoia recovered

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Floods continues to affect kenyans.

Flooding in kenya has been a great threat to many it causes deaths, displacements, landslides and other related harm. Many people have been displaced, the risk of health is there. The meteorological department have forecasted that the rains will continue at many parts of the country which will lead to flooding. Baringo has been among the affected areas which have lead the closure of schools. Heavy rains in Kenya have intensified over the past three weeks, Landslides have caused destruction and loss of lives

  1 year ago ago
Floods continues to affect kenyans.

COVID

Big Blow to HIV Patients as Kenya is Denied Acess To Donor Funds

Ministry of health building: photo credit /courtesy Developing countries like Kenya have been depending on donor funds to take care of their citizens living with HIV and AIDS, malaria or any other condition like tuberculosis (TB). Kenyans living with HIV&AIDS have now experienced a big blow after a Global Fund Organisation declined to allow Kenya to utilise a sh 12.4 billion kitty that is mainly used to take care of HIV & AIDS patients. This comes after an administrative war broke out between two major key players

  1 year ago ago
Big Blow to HIV Patients as Kenya is Denied Acess To Donor Funds

SOCIETY

3 Dead After Boat Capsizes in Indian Ocean

Three fishermen have drowned after their boat capsized in the Indian Ocean along the coastline of Mpeketoni in Lamu County. Two fishermen survived the ordeal as law enforcement officers continue to search for bodies. According to Lamu County Coast Guard, the boat was hit by sturdy tidal waves on Sunday, August 15 at 12:00 a.m.Two of the sailors swam for about 3 hours to the Mpeketoni seashore to seek help.

  3 months ago ago
3 Dead After Boat Capsizes in Indian Ocean

SOCIETY

Special Police Unit Attacked And Kill 5 Looters In Mombasa Shootout

A special police unit attacked and killed five speculated looters in Mombasa on Saturday, March 27, after inhabitants griped of expanded instances of insecuity in the beach front town.

  8 months ago ago
Special Police Unit Attacked And Kill 5 Looters In Mombasa Shootout

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Kimilili MP Didmus Barasa Donates Beddings and Foodstuffs to Flood Victims

Over the past one month, heavy rains have intensified across western region causing death, displacement, flooding and landslides in multiple locations across the nation. The long raining season which began in March has at least affected 233,000 people across 36 counties in Kenya with more than 116,000 people being displaced; this is according to the Kenya Red Cross Society. Around 85,000 people in western are currently sheltering in displacement camps. 54 percent of the displaced population across the count

  1 year ago ago
Kimilili MP Didmus Barasa Donates Beddings and Foodstuffs to Flood Victims

CRIME

The Largest Job Scam Exposed

This morning the largest humanitarian group in Kenya Red Cross as exposed an equally largest online job scam in the country. "The Kenya Red Cross Society warns members of the public not to fall victim to this fake recruitment exercise. The Society only advertises job openings on its official platforms and daily newspapers." Read the Red Cross statement. An job online job advert purported to originate from the Kenya Red Cross. It has been declared fake. "Agent in recruitment program." This was the title of t

  1 year ago ago
The Largest Job Scam Exposed

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Thousands Rendered Homeless in Tana Delta After Floods Swept Their Houses

Thousands of residents of Tanadelta have been rendered homeless after their houses were swept away by floods that have hit the area in Tanariver county. The majority of the households have completely been submerged and residents have been forced to abandon their homes completely to move to safe grounds. Areas worst hit include Kipini west ward areas of Mwanja, Odole, Samicha, and Handaraku which have been submerged. Also affected is Bandi village which hav3 also been submerged and residents forced to spend

  1 year ago ago
Thousands Rendered Homeless in Tana Delta After Floods Swept Their Houses

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

MP distributes 6000 face masks, sanitizers and foodstuffs to flood victims in Lamu

User The office of the Lamu West MP Stanley Muthama has distributed 6000 face masks and 7000 litres of hand sanitizers to flood victims in Lamu to help them combat Coronavirus. During his visit to Moa, Chalaluma and Dide Waride villages which are worst hit by the floods, Mr Muthama also distributed foodstuffs including bags of rices and beans to assist the victims cope with the tough situation caused by the floods. Children were also among those who benefited from the face masks to assist them combat Covid-

  1 year ago ago
MP distributes 6000 face masks, sanitizers and foodstuffs to flood victims in Lamu

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Crisis on Top of Another in Kenya

As the global infection cases continue increasing day by day, the fight against COVID-19 in Kenya has been greatly affected by the heavy rains that have intensified over the past few weeks, leading to floods, landslides, displacement, and hundreds of deaths across the country. For instance, the heavy rains caused landslides in the Rift Valley which saw several people losing their lives and many others being displaced. The curfews and limited movements have been put away in many parts of the country due to t

  1 year ago ago
Crisis on Top of Another in Kenya

HEALTH

War over Donor Kitty puts Lives in Danger

The war between Amref Kenya and Kenya Red Cross Society is putting thousands of Kenyan lives at risk. The war is over a donor kitty worthy sh12.4 billion on who is to manage the kitty. Millions of Kenyans are at risk of dying from malaria, HIV and tuberculosis. The Global Fund as stopped Kenya from utilizing the kitty after Kenya Red Cross society appeal the decision for Amref to manage the kitty. The Fund said there were flaws in the financial evaluation of procurement process and it should be resolved to ensure

  1 year ago ago
War over Donor Kitty puts Lives in Danger

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

The government unveils a new group of persons to receive Ksh1000 relief funds.

The government on Wednesday disclosed that also people affected by the ongoing floods in the country will receive Ksh 1000 as relief funds a program that was launched by the Kenyan government last month as away of cushioning it's citizens. According to ICT CS Joe Mucheru,so far,over 2000 vulnerable families have continued to receive Ksh 2000 weekly funds,which is send directly to their registered phone numbers via Mpesa, from the government to cushion them from the adverse effects of Covid19 and the governm

  1 year ago ago
The government unveils a new group of persons to receive Ksh1000 relief funds.

SOCIETY

25 Participants In 34km Walk To Fight Depression And Stress

Twenty-five participants drawn from Malaba Central Ward, Fighting Depression and Stress (FIDS), Kenya Red Cross Society and Kenya Prisons embarked on a 34-kilometre mental health campaign walk to Funyula in Samia Sub County on Saturday. The preliminary walk that started with a 38km walk from Amagoro-Malaba-Busia and 37km from Amagoro-Kimaet-Malakisi- Angurai-Malaba will culminnate in mega walk on July 15th, 2021 from Malaba to Nairobi.

  5 months ago ago
25 Participants In 34km Walk To Fight Depression And Stress

POLITICS

RedCross' Fete for COVID-19 Pandemic Volunteers

The County Government of Nakuru will further explore areas of collaboration with the Kenya Red Cross Society to better the lives of County residents, especially marginalized communities. Already, the County has a working partnership with the humanitarian agency to raise resources to support vulnerable families in the county during the COVID-19 pandemic era. The County, National Government and the agency partnered in the successful human resettlement program after the Solai dam tragedy in May 2018.  County Minister

  10 months ago ago
RedCross' Fete for COVID-19 Pandemic Volunteers