Sign in
Download Opera News App

kisumu international airport

POLITICS

Top Kenyan Politicians Expensive Mansions in 2021 (Photos)

William Ruto Kenya's first deputy president, Dr. William Ruto, owns a complete private airstrip in a luxury residence worth millions of shillings in Eldoret. Aerial photos show that this house has a main room with a pavilion right in front of it. There is an artificial lake in the middle of the building complex and six other houses.

  11 months ago ago
Top Kenyan Politicians Expensive Mansions in 2021 (Photos)

TRAVEL

"Kisumu Again" Kisumu International Airport To Get A Facelift As Government Prepares For Mega Event

The upgrade of Kisumu Port, the Construction of Uhuru Business Park, the now ongoing construction of Jomo Kenyatta International Stadium are some of the major developments that have taken place in Kisumu in the recent past. In yet another development progress, Kenya Airways Authority has announced that the Kisumu International Airport is expected to get a facelift with the groundbreaking work reported to have taken place today afternoon.

  6 months ago ago

TRAVEL

Nice Places To Visit In Kisumu And Western Kenya This Holiday Season

Photo; Kisumu Museum Kisumu also known as Kenyan Europe by those hailing from the lake region is a Kenyan port city on Lake Victoria. It’s known for lakeside viewpoints at Dunga Hill Camp and Hippo Point. The Kisumu Impala Sanctuary shelters herds of impalas and zebras.

  8 months ago ago
Nice Places To Visit In Kisumu And Western Kenya This Holiday Season

POLITICS

Photo: How Martha Karua Landed In Kisumu International Airport Ahead Of Azimio Rally In Sirisia

Hon Martha Karua at the Kisumu International Airport. (Photo courtesy). Azimio La Umoja Movement presidential flag bearer Hon Raila Odinga's rally in Western Kenya is coming to a close today. Kakamega County Governor Wycliffe Ambetsa Oparanya, Wycliffe Wangamati (Bungoma), Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa, just to name but a few leaders are hosting him in Bungoma.

  2 months ago ago
Photo: How Martha Karua Landed In Kisumu International Airport Ahead Of Azimio Rally In Sirisia

POLITICS

Ecstatic Crowds Fill Kisumu Streets as Raila's Convoy Snakes Through Home-turf

Transport and business activities in the lakeside city of Kisumu have been temporarily disrupted this afternoon after thousands of locals who patiently waited for Raila filled the roads immediately the camping caravan was spotted from a distance. Through live coverage videos from the Azimio la Umoja presidential candidate's Facebook page, enchanted supporters are seen running alongside Raila's convoy as it snakes through the city centre.

  5 months ago ago
Ecstatic Crowds Fill Kisumu Streets as Raila's Convoy Snakes Through Home-turf

POLITICS

Raila Leaves Kisumu After Hosting President Uhuru During His Three-Day Visit to Nyanza(Photos)

Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party leader Raila Amollo Odinga has this afternoon, 2nd June 2021, left Kisumu for Nairobi after hosting President Uhuru Kenyatta during his three-day visit to Nyanza. (Photo, Courtesy) Mr Odinga who was escorted to Kisumu International Airport by the Kisumu County Governor Professor Peter Anyang' Nyong'o has been in Kisumu since last week ahead of the Head of State's visit.

  1 year ago ago
Raila Leaves Kisumu After Hosting President Uhuru During His Three-Day Visit to Nyanza(Photos)

FASHION-BEAUTY

What Made Viral Kisumu Hawker Land In A Life-Changing Deal [Photos]

Sande Mayau false name Mayau Dream Chaser's recordings were shared broadly online after he selected to dress like a woman while making his deals. The entertainer and content maker found some work as a brand minister for the Kilimani-based menswear retailer that arrangements in attire, shoes, and frill covering every one of the most recent brands all throughout the planet.

  10 months ago ago
What Made Viral Kisumu Hawker Land In A Life-Changing Deal [Photos]

POLITICS

Raila Ditches His Kaunda Suit For A Light Shirt As He Bows To Kisumu Weather [Photos]

When he turned up at the Kisumu International Airport to receive the visiting Burundi President Évariste Ndayishimiye at 10am today on May 31st, the former Prime Minister Raila Odinga was clad in an elegant prussian blue safari suit which is popularly known as Kaunda suit. However, a few hours after missing from the public eye as the visiting President and his host were engaged in bilateral discussions at the Kisumu State Lodge, Raila showed up dressed in a different attire at 1PM when the three leaders were commissioning the newly-built Kenya Shipyard Limited.

  1 year ago ago
Raila Ditches His Kaunda Suit For A Light Shirt As He Bows To Kisumu Weather [Photos]

SOCIETY

Thursday Newspaper Headlines Review: Dream Team Driving Raila To Presidential Ballot Box

The number of people in need of food aid in the country has risen to 2.8M, as a dry spell persists.The cost of food is expected to rise over the next few months as the dry season kicks off. Kisumu International Airport is earmarked for its inaugural flight of fresh produce for export from the lakeside city.This development provides farmers in the city and within the Lake Basin region with a new revenue stream.

  7 months ago ago
Thursday Newspaper Headlines Review: Dream Team Driving Raila To Presidential Ballot Box

TRAVEL

Kisumu Airport to get cargo handling facility

When it was elevated to international status about 10 years ago, many did not anticipate the influence it would have on Nyanza’s economy and become the region’s focal point transport and logistics hub. Today, Kisumu International Airport is rapidly transforming into an integral economic hub in Western Kenya as passenger numbers soar and the number of airlines and flights increase.

  11 months ago ago
Kisumu Airport to get cargo handling facility

SOCIETY

Mtumba Man Whose Video "Ya Kuomba Sponsor Msamaha Atume Rent" Went Viral Boards A Flight To Nairobi

Mtumba Man Whose Video "Ya Kuomba Sponsor Msamaha Atume Rent" Went Viral Boards A Flight To Nairobi. A Mtumba clothes seller whose video went viral in the country while saying "Ya kuomba sponsor msamaha atume rent" while he was selling his clothes and using the words to attract his customer's have been airlifted from Kisumu to Nairobi and this has been confirmed by Jalango on his social media pages

  11 months ago ago
Mtumba Man Whose Video

POLITICS

Jimmy Wanjigi Makes Major Announcement Hours After Homabay Tour

Official Aspirant Jimmy Wanjigi' s Homa Bay visit has been met with disorder. Adolescents from the area raged the gathering that was progressing requesting to be incorporated. Reports demonstrate that there were endeavors to contain the young people however they overpowered the coordinators and constrained their direction into the gathering.

  10 months ago ago
Jimmy Wanjigi Makes Major Announcement Hours After Homabay Tour

ENTERTAINMENT

Mayau the dream chaser is gifted KSh 50k worth of Bale by Jane BMB

Mayau Dream Chaser, also known as Mtumba Man, is a crossdresser who wears women's clothing as a marketing ploy for his secondhand clothing business. Thousands of admirers have flocked to him as a result of his strategy, which he has combined with his comedic pitches in Instagram videos to turn the hawker into a brand.

  10 months ago ago
Mayau the dream chaser is gifted KSh 50k worth of Bale by Jane BMB

ECONOMY-FINANCE

How County Plans to Improve Horticulture

Kakamega County has partnered with Fresh Produce Exporters Association of Kenya ( FPEAK) and Fresh Produce Consortium of Kenya (FPC-Kenya) to promote horticultural programnes and explore the export market to benefit farmers. Governor H.E Dr FCPA Wycliffe Oparanya said the organisations in conjunction with other organisations from both National Government and private sector will work with the County to support farmers in horticultural sector and provide export market for their fresh produce.

  10 months ago ago
How County Plans to Improve Horticulture

POLITICS

How Raila Welcomed Burundi President At Airport Compared To How Ruto Welcomed Him At Kisumu (Photos)

(Photo| Courtsey) Burundi President Evariste Ndayishimiye was in Kenya for a two days visit to strengthen the relationship between the two countries. Evariste landed on Kenya yesterday at Kisumu International Airport where he was welcomed by Raila Odinga and other leaders at the airport. Today, he joined Kenyans to celebrate the 58th Madaraka Day celebration and he was welcomed by DP William Ruto.

  1 year ago ago
How Raila Welcomed Burundi President At Airport Compared To How Ruto Welcomed Him At Kisumu (Photos)

TRAVEL

Good News To Maasai Mara Game Reserve As This Is Coming Up

The Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) has started upgrading Angama Airstrip in Maasai Mara, Narok County into a fully-fledged airport in a bid boost tourism in the country.The project, which will be executed in three phases, will involve rehabilitation of the airstrip’s 1,260-meter long runway and its expansion from 18 meters to 23 meters, as well as construction of a new apron and fencing during the first phase.

  1 year ago ago
Good News To Maasai Mara Game Reserve As This Is Coming Up

POLITICS

Jimmy Wanjigi Pushes For Change In ODM's Leadership

Jimmy Wanjigi, a businessman and politician has been making headlines in Kenya.This is after he declared interest in running for the country's top seat.He is hoping that ODM would organize primaries where he would compete with Raila Odinga for the party's ticket.Both seek to fly the ODM's flag high in the 2022 general elections.

  10 months ago ago
Jimmy Wanjigi Pushes For Change In ODM's Leadership

POLITICS

Presidential Aspirant Jimmy Wanjigi Says He Needs No Permission to Visit Nyanza

Popular businessman and 2022 presidential aspirant Jimmy Wanjigi has slammed the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) officials who avoided his Nyanza tour which started on Thursday (today). Mr. Wanjigi stated that he required no permission to visit the region in during his campaigns towards 2022 race.

  10 months ago ago
Presidential Aspirant Jimmy Wanjigi Says He Needs No Permission to Visit Nyanza

POLITICS

Jimmy Wanjigi's Tour Disrupted in Migori Town

The convoy of a businessman and a potential presidential cadidate, Jimmy Wanjigi was disrupted in Migori today in the wake of alluding to ODM Party pioneer Raila Odinga as "too obsolete to even think about driving Kenya". Wanjigi who is a very rich person and who has communicated revenue in the ODM's ticket for the 2022 official race, landed at Kisumu International Airport on Thursday morning.

  10 months ago ago
Jimmy Wanjigi's Tour Disrupted in Migori Town

POLITICS

Wanjigi Starts Nyanza Tour With Call For ' Economic Revolution '

The general election in Kenya is expected to be held on 9th of August 2022 Political temperatures keeps on increasing daily as politicians moves round the country to influence Kenyans. Jimmy Wanjigi is a popular business man known by most Kenyans and also a presidential aspirant in the Orange Democratic Party ODM.

  10 months ago ago
Wanjigi Starts Nyanza Tour With Call For ' Economic Revolution '