Students from Daystar University have been urged to be more careful after a leopard was allegedly spotted near their institution. Caroline Mwangi who is the Manager for University Services, wrote to the Daystar community informing them that the stray wild animal has been spotted at Athi River Campus.
After more than five years since the the Kenya Wildlife Service recruited now the organization wishes to recruit. The organization wishes to inform all interested people that their will be recruitment exercise of Kws officers that will be held on 26th January 2022. The exercise shall be done by Kws officers from 8:00 am at recruitment centers in the whole country.
By the shallow banks of Lake Baringo at Katuit village of Loruk, a distraught and teary family is seen combing the area and searching for the remains of their 13 years old daughter who was attacked and taken by a crocodile as she was washing clothes and taking bathe by the lakeside.
A Kenya Wildlife Service Police officer has been rushed to the hospital following a deadly accident that occurred along Meru - Nanyuki road today in the evening. According to the reports given by the Nation Media group, it has been revealed that the police officer was allegedly heading to Isiolo in the company of two other officers before the accident.
Snail meat is both enticing and extremely nutritious. Not only is the meat incredibly sweet but it also has such a high demand from the high-end market that farmers who have entered the market are unable to meet it. Farmers who have gotten into the snail farming business have made a lot of money, and the industry is growing in popularity.
User Lamu residents are alarmed by the increased cases of deaths and injuries caused by wildlife, particularly buffaloes since the drought spell kicked in in the country. The latest report recorded is that of a 40-year-old Ahmed Abdalla who was trampled to death by over 20 buffaloes that invaded him at his farm in Kwasasi Village, Lamu West a week ago.
Kenya Wildlife Service has responded after the administration of Daystar University reported that a stray leopard was seen roaming in their school compound. The students were urged to be more vigilant and walk in groups to avoid being attacked by the wild animal. [Photo Courtesy] Through their official social media pages, they have confirmed that they have visited the institution and set some traps which will enable them catch the leopard.
Wildlife Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala has reported free passage into the Nairobi National Park for all citizens of age 75 years or more for a time of one month. Talking at the Kenya Wildlife Service headquarters on Thursday, Balala said the move comes as the National park denotes its 75th commemoration since its foundation on December 16, 1946.
Retired Captain Solomon Nyanjui of the Kenya Wildlife Service, has narrowly avoided death in three plane crashes. Photo of Solomon Nyanjui. Image courtesy. The first time was in 2005, when his chopper crashed in the Aberdare Ranges while he was carrying Safaricom PLC board chair Michael Joseph and former Nation Media Group CEO Wilfred Kiboro.
An unnamed man from Garissa is currently nursing a nasty injury after a brutal attack by a buffalo on Wednesday morning. According to a report by The Standard, the 54-year-old man is recuperating at the Garissa County Referral Hospital after he was attacked by a buffalo while he was herding his goats on the field at Holugho area in Ijara Sub-County.
A body of a man was found at the Lake Nakuru park this evening.The man is presumed to have committed suicide by taking poison.The man was found inside his car while he was already dead. The man was found by the Kenya Wildlife Service officers who were on patrol.It is said that the man is the son of a prominent business man who resides in Nakuru town .
Police in Kericho have today had a good day after nabbing one of the notorious criminal in Kericho. These criminal is said to be one of the gangs that have been disturbing the peace of the residents of Kericho for a long time. Surprisingly, the man has been confisticated with several bullets, Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) Uniform's and others item's that are believed to have been stolen from some people.
A family in Baringo is still in agony three months after their daughter was attacked by a ferocious crocodile. The devasted family is now begging for relevant authorities to come out and aid them in locating their little girl even if it means they find only some parts of the body.
User The Lamu County Government will this year spend Sh45 million to train community rangers in preparation for the upgrading of Boni-Dodori National Reserve to a national park. Governor Fahim Twaha has revealed that processes are underway to sponsor about 100 local youths, both men and women to the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) Law Enforcement Academy at Manyani for the three months training after which they can be absorbed by the wildlife agency to work in Boni-Dodori, especially after the upgrading takes place.
A Kenyan bird has been handed a high level of protection after an exposè revealed that poachers and hunters were keen on executing an online illegal trade on the bird which prompted for action from experts who recommended that the unique species be protected. The African grey parrot which has been listed as an endangered species by the International Union of Conservation and Nature is one of a kind bird that had been threatened by poachers and had been highlighted as the most traded bird in the globe.
Lawrence Macharia, better known by his stage-name Terrence Creative, has been one of the most popular comedy acts in Kenya in recent years. His online skits and the characters he depicts have earned him fans and other lucrative opportunities. He is an ambassador for the Kenya Wildlife Service.
Conmen have grown more sophisticated and are now producing fake employment letters complete with realistic-looking management signatures and stamps. In the latest warning issued on Sunday, October 3, the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) cautioned thousands of its applicants against falling for the new letters being dished out by the fraudsters.
A man from the Halugho area, Ijara Sub-County is demanding justice after a buffalo attacked and ripped off his manhood. The 54-year-old man was attacked by the animal, on Wednesday morning, while herding his goats. It is said that upon coming in contact with him, the wild animal charged and attacked him ripping off his genitalia.
Would you like to have a hyena in Kenya named after you or give it any other of your preferred names? If that catches your fancy, Kenya Wildlife Service together with Magical Kenya got you. Hyenas live in many parts of Kenya. You can spot them in the forest, woodland, savannah, grassland and in mountainous regions.
A 54-year-old herder lost his manhood after buffalo gored him in the groin at Holugho area in Ijara Sub-County, Garissa County. It was reported that the man was checking after some goats at Holugho area in Ijara Sub-County before the incident happened. He is now pleading to be paid by the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) following the attack.