Michael Mutunga who was arrested for allegedly murdering a Catholic Priest has today pleaded guilty of the murder offence. Appearing before the Embu Court Judge Lucy Njuguna, the suspect confessed that he is the prime killer of Father Michael Maingi Kyengo whose body was found in a sack and buried on a shallow grave in Gathingiri, Embu County on 8th October, 2019. Even today, innocent killings have continued to be reported in different parts of the country despite the heavy penalty given to those found guilty.
Beautifultiful Photos of a middle-aged woman who collapsed and died on her way home emerged online leading to a somber mood among Kenyans. According to the source, the late Jackeline used to reside in Dallas estate, Embu. Reports indicated that she was coming from Embu where she used to work when she collapsed.
Death is something that is actually inevitable and for another time it has striked again leaving the Embu community in mourning after the untimely demise of one of their own.The late idenitifed as Mc Newton officiated over various events in Embu.He was well known for being social,focused and goal oriented man who worked hard so as to secure a bright future for his family.His body was found today morning by a good Samaritan and was rushed to Tenri hospital.They later transfered him to Karira hospital where he was on Intensive care unit.Sadly he passed away shortly after.
The County Government of Embu has ordered the immediate closure of all bars and liquor outlets operating within bus parks in Embu Town following massive complaints. The move comes after the dismissal of a petition by these operators challenging their eviction at the High Court in Embu. The affected traders had moved to court challenging the directive issued by the government ordering closure of liquor outlets in bus parks on July 10, 2019.
The High Court in Embu on Friday convicted four suspects, among them a couple, of murder. They murdered Jackson Kariuki Namu on March 29, 2014. Richard Ndwiga Wambugu (now deceased), Peter Kinyua Nyaga, Joseph Kariuki Ndwiga and Nancy Wangari pleaded not guilty to their cases commited at Ngenge village in Mbeti North, Embu County.
Interior Principal Secretary Karanja Kibicho has revealed plans by a section of Mt Kenya leaders to disrupt the Madaraka Day celebrations in Kirinyaga. Speaking in Kirinyaga on Friday, Kibicho Saud that they had received intelligence that some politicians who are allied to DP Ruto were planning to hire goons to cause chaos during the Madaraka Day Celebrations which will be led by President Uhuru Kenyatta.
Deputy President William Ruto has a dream. He has a dream of succeeding President Uhuru Kenyatta and become the 5th Head of the nation. For that reason, he has been busy campaigning and popularizing himself around the nation in recent months. Although DP William Ruto has a busy schedule, he today had to cut it short and spare some time for mourning after he received sad news of the death of his beloved mother from Embu.
Gov Wambora On The Spot As County Administration Allegedly Gets Badly Shamed With Doctor's Strike Looming
Embu County Governor Martin Wambora is currently at a tight spot with doctors planning to down their tools. With the latest consignment of COVID-19 vaccines arriving inside the country, the Embu General referral hospital is supposed to lead in the vaccination process. However, according to one of the officials going by the name Felix Kariuki, the hospital had been neglected, with patients who have serious illnesses such as pneumonia, being forced to make do with dirty surfaces and environment.
Photo/ courtesy. A 38 years old man from Ruguca village in Runyenjes constituency in Embu East Sub County is the latest victim of electrocution. Reuben Mbogo Njagi is said to have been coming from a nearby local market place when he unknowingly touched the line that had fallen across the road.
In Summary. - The Deputy President William Samoe Ruto has morned Mama Sisimomonda from Kirinyaga County. - According to Dp, she was God fearing and Visionary who offered wisdom and guidance to the community. The Deputy President William Samoe Ruto has been thrown into mourning again after the jaws of death swallowed Mama Sisimonda.
Photo courtesy Today a 70 year old Embu man has been reported dead after being attacked by angry residents, destroying his properties and burning him alive in Mbeere region in Embu county. According to the news report that has been shared Online, the deceased Agostino Njeri allegedly demolished his neighbors house over land disputes hence forcing angry residents to attack him with Matchetes before burning him a live and destroying his worth properties.
Photo courtesy Fire outbreak has been a major challenge in the country Kenya especially in slums resulting to massive destruction of property. There are many reported cases of fire outbreak like electricity and many other reasons. There are many results of fire outbreak like death, displacement of people, massive loss of properties and others.
A 70-year-old man has been burnt to death and his property destroyed by an angry mob in Mbeere North sub county Embu county. It is reported that the deceased identified as Agostino Njeru was attacked and burnt to death by irate residents after he domolished his neighbor's house over a perennial land dispute.
Kenyans are today, Saturday, 2nd, October 2021, mourning the death of a Veteran politician from Embu county called Gichovi Munyi. This is after his family disclosed the sad news about his death just a few minutes ago. May his soul rest in peace.The late Gichovi was not not allover the country but he was known majorly in Embu county as he was a veteran politician who ran for the Manyatta Parliamentary Seat in the 2007 elections under ODM political party, unfortunately, he was not successful.Drawing from reliable sources, the deceased was also a teacher by profession, Gichovi Munyi was a former teacher at St. Paul's Kevote, a Kenyan high school in Embu county.
The race for State House in next year's general elections will feature, among other leaders, Deputy President William Ruto go head on with Orange Democratic Movement party leader Raila Odinga. For some time now, focus has been on who the Mt Kenya region will vote for their president, with both Ruto and Raila battling for supremacy in the vote-rich region.
Munyi’s sudden demise has left a lot of people wondering why it has come so sudden and when least expect. Who is Gichovi wa Munyi? He’s a popular politician in Embu but not well known nationwide. He once ran for a parliamentary seat for Manyatta in the year 2007 though he did not win.
A family in Kiruari village in Kiragana Embu East Sub-County could not hold back tears of joy after they were reunited with one of their family members who went missing some years back The 86-year-old man identified as Salvatore Mbui Gatema is reported to have gone missing 4 years ago with his search bearing no fruits for the period which saw Hus family almost losing hope of ever finding him alive.
According to the report, two people died and six others were seriously injured in an accident involving a 14-seater matatu on Sunday, 26th September at the notorious Nithi bridge on the Meru-Embu highway. The matatu was from Meru, heading towards Embu, when the driver suddenly lost control.
Residents and pedestrians living around Nithi bridge on Embu -Meru highway woke up to fateful sunday. An incident that was termed as tragedy to them that witnessed. A 14 seater matatu packed to full capacity rolled at a black spot along the highway leaving two people lifeless , six critically injured and the fate of others not known yet.
A matatu that was carrying 14 passengers is reported to have been involved in a tragic accident on Sunday 26th September, leading to the death of two passengers. Other passengers, six in number were critically injured. The accident took place along Meru- Embu highway, on the infamous Nithi bridge