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POLITICS

Three Nyanza Leaders Who Went Against Raila Odinga In Nyanza And Still Won the Election

Orange Democratic party leader Hounerable Raila Odinga. Photo courtesy. Kisumu is one of the counties that are considered Raila's strongholds. For many years, the region has been standing with Odinga, voting for him to the last man in all presidential race attempts he has tried since 1997.

  5 days ago ago
Three Nyanza Leaders Who Went Against Raila Odinga In Nyanza And Still Won  the Election

EDUCATION

Newspapers Headlines Review:Mlima Wabusu Raila

ODM leader Raila Odinga accused deputy president William Ruto of allegedly derailing President Uhuru Kenyatta’s administrative agenda during his first term in office. The Government now insists that no capitation will be extended to students studying in private schools for effective implementation of Competency Based Curriculum (CBC).

  2 days ago ago
Newspapers Headlines Review:Mlima Wabusu Raila

SOCIETY

Fear In Kisumu West As One Suspected Thug Shot Dead By DCI Detectives In Botched Robbery Attempt

Kisumu west residents live in fear after one suspected thug was shot dead by DCI detectives in a botched robbery attempt on Monday evening and four fled with gunshot wounds, Kisumu County. The miscreants were caught by the detectives assaulting and robbing innocent members of the public around the area.

  2 months ago ago
Fear In Kisumu West As One Suspected Thug Shot Dead By DCI Detectives In Botched Robbery Attempt

EDUCATION

Another School: Bishop Okoth Ojolla Girls Secondary School Gets Burned

Bishop Okoth Ojolla Girls Secondary School is a Public Secondary School, located in Winam near Kisumu Town, Kisumu West Constituency in Kisumu County, Kenya. It is a boarding school which provides education for the orphaned and vulnerable girls. The School got burned at night by unknown persons.

  2 months ago ago
Another School: Bishop Okoth Ojolla Girls Secondary School Gets Burned

POLITICS

List Of Politicians Accompanied William Ruto To Kisumu

Members of Parliament and County Assemblies will be critical to the implementation of our Bottom-Up Economic Model. Their role in developing legislation that support businesses will be important. United Democratic Alliance are breaking political and ethnic barriers so that we can agree on our priorities. Our engagement today with grassroots representatives from the seven constituencies of Kisumu County offers Ruto a rare chance to facilitate Nyanza Region to produce more rice, fish and sugar that will save thousands of jobs and reduce our annual import bill by about Sh180 billion.

  2 months ago ago
List Of Politicians Accompanied William Ruto To Kisumu

POLITICS

"Since Ruto Left ODM, Raila Has Been Clueless On Winning Political Strategies," Kisumu Leader Alleges

Politician Jared Odida. [Source/Odida] Kisumu politician Jared Odida has again ridiculed ODM leader Raila Odinga after his exclusive interview on Radio Citizen on Thursday. The former Prime Minister was in the station owned by Royal Media Services (RMS) where he discussed various issues raging from his handshake with President Uhuru Kenyatta to 2022 succession politics and economy.

  6 months ago ago

JUSTICE

Sigh of Relief as Dust Settles On Mystery Roof As Land Row Resolved

The family of a man whose body has been lying in the mortuary for eight years can now breathe a sigh of relief. A Kisumu Magistrate’s court on Friday made a ruling in favour of Barack Ogada’s family over the ownership of the disputed land on which they had intended to bury Ogada.

  7 months ago ago
Sigh of Relief as Dust Settles On Mystery Roof As Land Row Resolved

POLITICS

Governor Nyong'o Recieves Major Boost as Elders Endorse him For Second Term

Kisumu Governor Anyang' Nyong'o's bid for second term recieved a major boost on Friday when a section of elders in the County endorsed him. During a meeting held in Muhoroni Sub County, elders drawn from all clans in the larger Kano community endorsed him for a second term ahead of the 2022 polls.

  2 months ago ago
Governor Nyong'o Recieves Major Boost as Elders Endorse him For Second Term

EDUCATION

Teachers' Local Burial Schemes Bite in Kisumu as Covid-19 Delta Variant Lands

Kenyans are headed to a worst state as far as Covid-19 pandemic is concerned.Deaths are being witnessed since the pandemic began.Innocent lives have been lost with many families being left defenceless.Parents have left their children orphaned. The spike in Covid-19 infections in the lake region has worried the Government and the citizens themselves.The Madaraka day celebrations was a blessing in disguise since it gave way to the spread.It is very difficult to tell when the virus will leave this region especially now that lockdown and curfew have been implemented.

  7 months ago ago
Teachers' Local Burial Schemes Bite in Kisumu as Covid-19 Delta Variant Lands

SOCIETY

Residents Cause Unrest As Market Chairman Is Abducted While Taking A Bath

Residents of Kombedu in Kisumu West sub-county brought the area to a standstill after one of their own was abducted by unknown assailants. Amos Ochieng is the man who was abducted while taking his bath due to his involvement in a high profile land grabbing case belonging to the market.

  4 months ago ago
Residents Cause Unrest As Market Chairman Is Abducted While Taking A Bath

POLITICS

Kisumu West MP Aspirant Heaps Praises On DP Ruto, Reveals the Number of Votes he Will Get in 2022

Days after receiving a warm reception in Kisumu, it is crystal clear that the Deputy President is the only candidate who can receive support from all regions in Kenya without any difficulty. The Kisumu reception elicited a national debate. Kisumu West 2022 Aspirant Jared Odida on Tuesday night took to his social media platforms to heap praises on Deputy President William Ruto.

  7 months ago ago
Kisumu West MP Aspirant Heaps Praises On DP Ruto, Reveals the Number of Votes he Will Get in 2022

POLITICS

"Raila Doesn't Feel Your Pain, He Is Eating Well," Kisumu Politician Mocks Kenyans Over Tax Increase

ODM leader Raila Odinga. [Source/RAO] Outspoken Nyanza politician Jared Odida has taken a swipe at ODM leader Raila Odinga terming him as a inconsiderate politician. Odida, who is eyeing Kisumu West parliamentary seat, told Kenyans who have been imploring Raila to oppose the recent tax imposed on common commodities such as cooking gas and airtime that they were just wasting time since he will do nothing.

  6 months ago ago

POLITICS

Ruto Heads To Kisumu On A Three-Day Tour At Raila's Backyard

The Deputy President, Dr. William Samoei Arap Ruto will kick off his tour of the Luo Nyanza region on Tuesday, 9th November 2021. The deputy president is expected to hold a series of political rallies in Kisumu county before heading to Migori and Homabay Counties respectively. Photo courtesy used for illustration purposes.

  2 months ago ago
Ruto Heads To Kisumu On A Three-Day Tour At Raila's Backyard

POLITICS

DP Ruto To Rock Raila’s Bedroom For The Next Three Days

On Tuesday Deputy President William Ruto will begin his tour of the Luo Nyanza region in Kisumu county, where he will hold a series of political rallies before moving on to Migori and Homabay counties. From Kondele, the DP will travel to the Kisumu West constituency at Nyahera to meet small-scale traders and make donations before concluding his tour at Nyalunya Primary School in Kisumu East, where he will present the institution with a school bus.

  2 months ago ago
DP Ruto To Rock Raila’s Bedroom For The Next Three Days

POLITICS

List Of UDA Delegates Attended William Ruto Tour In Kisumu

Members of Parliament and County Assemblies will be critical to the implementation of our Bottom-Up Economic Model. Their role in developing legislation that support businesses will be important. United Democratic Alliance are breaking political and ethnic hindrances so we can settle on our needs. Our commitment today with grassroots agents from the seven voting public of Kisumu County offers Ruto an uncommon opportunity to work with Nyanza Region to deliver more rice, fish and sugar that will save great many positions and decrease our yearly import bill by about Sh180 billion.

  2 months ago ago
List Of UDA Delegates Attended William Ruto Tour In Kisumu

EDUCATION

School Drama as Six Students are Nabbed With Rolls of Bhang by Police Officers

The issue of discipline in schools has turned out to be a huge challenge that needs serious attention. Drugs and substance abuse has now spread from the community to schools and an urgent intervention needs to be put in place before the situation gets out of hand. Schools have just reopened for the first term as well as a new academic year after the July holiday and some serious cases of indiscipline have started to be reported in various schools.

  5 months ago ago
School Drama as Six Students are Nabbed With Rolls of Bhang by Police Officers

SOCIETY

Uproar as Kisumu Police Boss Blames Family of Man That Died After Allegedly Being Beaten by Police

Kisumu man was arrested by police officers after he was found not having a face mask. The man later died days after arrest allegedly from the injuries sustained from the beatings. The man identified as Maurice Ochieng' collapsed at his workshop in Maseno and was pronounced dead upon arrival at the hospital.

  5 months ago ago
Uproar as Kisumu Police Boss Blames Family of Man That Died After Allegedly Being Beaten by Police

SOCIETY

Concerns Arise After a Man Collapses and Mysteriously Dies at a Petrol Station

A man was found dead inside a parked car near the Hass Petrol station along Kisumu- Busia road in Otonglo area, Kisumu West sub-county on Wednesday evening.According to the petrol attendant and a security guard Vincent Odongo, the man was found lying across the front seats of the car with no movements nor pulse.

  8 months ago ago
Concerns Arise After a Man Collapses and Mysteriously Dies at a Petrol Station

SOCIETY

"Not Again" Confusion After Another Man Allegedly Died After Being Arrested By Police In Kisumu

The residents of Maseno in Kisumu county are in confusion and disbelief after another man collapsed and died mysteriously. According to reports from reliable sources, the man identified as Maurice Ochieng was pronounced dead upon arrival to the hospital, minutes after he collapsed at his workshop. According to Maurice's wife identified as Akinyi, his husband had succumbed to injuries after he was beaten upon being arrested by the police for not wearing a face mask.

  5 months ago ago

HEALTH

Interior CS Fred Matiang'I Warns of Possible Restriction in These Counties

Speaking on Wednesday at the Kenya School of Government in Nairobi, Matiang'i hinted at new restrictions to be imposed in some western counties and Nyanza counties following a hike in covid-19 cases. The CS affirmed they are keenly monitoring the situation and in the following weeks they will announce what restrictions will be executed.

  7 months ago ago
Interior CS Fred Matiang'I Warns of Possible Restriction in These Counties