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MILITARY

Bandits Change Tactics as Two Police Succumb to Gunshot Wounds in Todays Heavy Gunfight

The fight against banditry continue in Laikipia North. Police have steepped up operations in this region. In Laikipia nature conservancy and especially Kamwenje region police have been going round doing patrols. In a security threat police engaged bandits is deadly gunfight. Bandits seem to use new tactics where they survey on the amount of ammunition available with the police before doing an ambush attack.

  28 days ago ago
Bandits Change Tactics as Two Police Succumb to Gunshot Wounds in Todays Heavy Gunfight

MILITARY

Military steps in to bring peace in volatile Laikipia and Baringo

The government has embarked on a multi-agency approach in finding a lasting solution in the volatile Laikipia and Baringo counties, which have been embroiled in bloody clashes. The team comprises the kenya defence forces (KDF), National Police Service, and the national and county governments.

  1 month ago ago
Military steps in to bring peace in volatile Laikipia and Baringo

SOCIETY

Two Officers Killed Again In Laikipia, Here Is The Cause Of The Clash

Insecurity in Laikipia North had news headlines for more than 3 months now. Cattle herders from neighbouring counties made this region hot-spot of death and destruction of properties. Despite the force used earlier by ministry of security led by Dr Fred Matiangi to push the illegal herders out of the Laikipia conservancy, it seems not working appropriately as per their desires.

  28 days ago ago
Two Officers Killed Again In Laikipia, Here Is The Cause Of The Clash

POLITICS

Latest Message Sent to Mwangi Kiunjuri From The Laikipia Women Representative.

(The Laikipia North Women Representative Cate Waruguru) The Laikipia Women Representative, Cate Waruguru, has sent a personal message to the former Agriculture Cabinet Secretary, Mwangi Kiunjuri. Waruguru called out Mwangi over his interest in the Laikipia East parliamentary seat, saying that the seat was too small for him.

  1 month ago ago
Latest Message Sent to Mwangi Kiunjuri From The Laikipia Women Representative.

POLITICS

"Wachana Na Utapeli" DP Ruto Takes On Matiang'i As He Alleges Real Reason Behind Laikipia Attacks

While speaking from Naibor in Laikipia North constituency of Laikipia County as he presided over an empowerment programme in the afternoon of today on Saturday of October 9th, Deputy President William Ruto took a moment to respond to calls for him to address the recent attacks by bandits on innocent civilians in Laikipia county.

  2 months ago ago

POLITICS

6th November: Newspaper Headlines Review, Raila or Ruto? Kalonzo in a Dilemma

Ex-MP Lempurkel sentenced to one year in jail for assault. Lempurkel slapped, kicked Laikipia North MP Sarah Korere in 2016.The former Laikipia North MP was not given the option of a fine. President Uhuru: KDF has secured a reputation as the unfailing guardian of Kenya's sovereignty, territory, values and way of life.

  1 month ago ago
6th November: Newspaper Headlines Review, Raila or Ruto? Kalonzo in a Dilemma

SOCIETY

"Utumishi Kwa Wote" What the Kenya police did in Laikipia that shows their true colors.

The Kenya police service has for decades been seen as just a corrupt organisation that benefits from extorting Kenyans. The service which motto is 'Utumishi Kwa Wote' meaning service to all has often been seen to side with the rich especially in performing their duties. From extrajudicial killings to physical assault and torture, the police has played a role in the dark history of the country.

  2 months ago ago

POLITICS

Popular Ex MP Jailed Without Option For Fine For Slapping, Kicking MP Sarah Korere

Mathew Lempurkel Lekidime, a former Member of Parliament from Laikipia North, has been sentenced to one year in prison for assault.Lempurkel was accused of assaulting current Laikipia North MP Sarah Korere On November 21, 2016, in Harambee House in Nairobi. "Lempurkel willfully and unlawfully assaulted Sarah Korere by slapping her on the left cheek and kicking her in the lower abdomen, thereby occasioning her actual bodily harm," some of the court documents read.

  1 month ago ago
Popular Ex MP Jailed Without Option For Fine For Slapping, Kicking MP Sarah Korere

POLITICS

Maa Youth Turn Heat on RAILA, RUTO to Release MP From Jail or Forget Votes

A group of youth from Maa Community now want both Deputy President William Ruto and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga to help secure freedom of their incarcerated legislator. The ex-MP for Laikipia North Mathew Lempurkel was sentenced for one year without a fine option after a fellow MP Sarah Korere filed an assault case against him.

  25 days ago ago
Maa Youth Turn Heat on RAILA, RUTO to Release MP From Jail or Forget Votes

SPAM

Newspaper Headlines Review For 5th November: Raila or Ruto? Kalonzo on Two Way in Deciding

Former Laikipia North MP Mathew Lempurkel has been jailed for one year after the court found him guilty of assaulting his political rival Sarah Korere. The Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists’ Union (KMPDU) has called on the suspension of the notice of redundancy which was issued to staff at the Kenya Medical Supplies Authority (KEMSA) in the ongoing reforms at the organisation.

  1 month ago ago
Newspaper Headlines Review For 5th November: Raila or Ruto? Kalonzo on Two Way in Deciding

JUSTICE

Former MP of North Laikipia Has Been Jailed For Slapping Sara Korere.

(A picture of the former Laikipia North member of parliament Mathew Lempurkel with a police officer) The former Laikipia North Member of Parliament, Mathew Lempurkel, has been sentenced to one year in jail for slapping Sarah Korere, the current MP of Laikipia North. (A picture of the current Laikipia member of parliament Sarah Korere)

  1 month ago ago
Former MP of North Laikipia Has Been Jailed For Slapping Sara Korere.

POLITICS

Former MP Lempurkel Jailed For One Year For Slapping, Kicking Legislator Sarah Korere

Mathew Lempurkel Lekidime, a former Member of Parliament from Laikipia North, has been sentenced to one year in prison for assault. From previous cases, he was arrested in 2018 and accused of incitement to violence in the Laikipia region by inciting the local communities to fight.

  1 month ago ago
Former MP Lempurkel Jailed For One Year For Slapping, Kicking Legislator Sarah Korere

POLITICS

What DP Ruto Has Announced Shortly After Raiding Uhuru's Rural Backyard That Has Got Kenyans Talking

His Excellency Deputy President William Samoei Ruto was today at President Uhuru Kenyatta's rural turf, Nyahururu, Laikipia County where he presided over important educational events. The latest confirmed news indicates that Dr William Ruto presided over the official commissioning of the Multipurpose Hall at Nyahururu primary school which was funded by Laikipia West National Government Constituencies Development Funds.

  2 months ago ago
What DP Ruto Has Announced Shortly After Raiding Uhuru's Rural Backyard That Has Got Kenyans Talking

JUSTICE

An ex-member of Parliament has been sentenced to prison for slapping a female colleague.

Matthew Lempurkel, a former Member of Parliament from Laikipia North, was sentenced to one year in prison for hitting her replacement, Sarah Korere, in 2016. According to Section 251 of the Penal Code, Lempurkel was found guilty of assault causing actual bodily harm. The lawmaker received a one-year imprisonment without the possibility of a fine.

  1 month ago ago
An ex-member of Parliament has been sentenced to prison for slapping a female colleague.

POLITICS

Photo of Former Laikipia North MP Matthew Lempurkel in Prison Elicits Mixed Reactions Online

Former Laikipia North MP Matthew Lempurkel has been handed a one year jail term for slapping his colleague and successor Sarah Korere. At that time ( 2016) Lempurkel was the sitting lawmaker while Korere was a nominated MP. The Court has found Lempurkel guilty of assault, causing actual bodily harm contrary to section 251 of the penal code.

  1 month ago ago
Photo of Former Laikipia North MP Matthew Lempurkel in Prison Elicits Mixed Reactions Online

SOCIETY

Multi-Agency Security Teams Visit Locals And Offer Medical Aid In Laikipia

As the saying goes,service to humanity is service to God, Multi-Agency security team visited locals at Ngoisusu Sub-location,Longal village in Laikipia North Sub-County and offered free medical camp to residents. The Medical team from Kenya Defence Forces,B-Company of 40 Rangers Battalion treated the residents of various ailments .

  2 months ago ago
Multi-Agency Security Teams Visit Locals And Offer Medical Aid In Laikipia

EDUCATION

Why High School Students Received Special Military Escort [PHOTOS]

A group of high school students in the conflict-prone area of Laikipia West enjoyed exclusive military escort from a multi-agency team straight to their homes. In a statement by the National Police Service (NPS), the students from Ol Moran Secondary School, were escorted by the multi-agency team of servicemen to their homes after the school closed at the end of the first term.

  2 months ago ago
Why High School Students Received Special Military Escort [PHOTOS]

EDUCATION

Students Receive a Special Military Escort

A group of secondary school high school students in the contention inclined space of Laikipia West delighted in select military escort from a multi-office group directly to their homes. In an assertion by the National Police Service (NPS), the understudies from Ol Moran Secondary School, were accompanied by the multi-office group of servicemen to their homes after the school shut toward the finish of the initial term.

  2 months ago ago
Students Receive a Special Military Escort

POLITICS

Member Of Parliament Arrested And Sentenced One Year Term For Allegations Of Assault

Former Laikipia North Member of parliament Hon Mathew Lempurkel Lekidime becomes the latest politician to be Sentenced to one year term in prison over allegations of assaulting the current member of parliament. Lekidime was accused of assaulting Hon Sarah Korere the current member of parliament of Laikipia North on November 21, 2016 at Harambee House in Nairobi.

  1 month ago ago
Member Of Parliament Arrested And Sentenced One Year Term For Allegations Of Assault

JUSTICE

Ex-MP Jailed For Harassing Female Colleague

Former Laikipia North Member of Parliament, Matthew Lempurkel, has been sentenced to one year in jail for slapping her colleague and successor, Sarah Korere, in 2016. Lempurkel was found guilty of assault, causing actual bodily harm, contrary to Section 251 of the Penal Code.

  1 month ago ago
Ex-MP Jailed For Harassing Female Colleague