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MILITARY

Casualties Reported as Suspected Al-Shabaab Attacks Police in Kenya, Special Forces Deployed Later

Suspected Al-Shabaab militants have today attacked police officers, leading to several causalities. Emerging reports from Mandera County are saying a police vehicle was targeted by militants when on patrol between Bambo and Jabi in the county on Saturday morning The source has said the militants switched from their obvious offensive tactics of using improvised explosives devices (IDEs) which they plant on roads, to the use of rocket-propelled grenades (RPGs)

  3 days ago ago
Casualties Reported as Suspected Al-Shabaab Attacks Police in Kenya, Special Forces Deployed Later

SOCIETY

Two Feared Dead & 7 Critically Injured After Police Officers Vehicle Was Attacked In Mandera

Insecurity and safety issues in the Northern part of Kenya has always been a major issue that the Government in conjunction with the anti terror police unit have been working hard to get rid of. A police vehicle has been attacked by some unknown assailants leaving two dead and seven others critically injured.

  3 days ago ago
Two Feared Dead & 7 Critically Injured After Police Officers Vehicle Was Attacked In Mandera

POLITICS

Mandera County Gubernatorial Race: The person who could be the next Mandera County Governor.

We are now remaining with eight months only then Kenyans will be once again given the one and only chance to elect leaders of their own choices to represent them in various elective positions. In Mandera county,the race to succeed the outgoing governor Ibrahim Roba Ali has been taking the new shape.

  4 days ago ago
Mandera County Gubernatorial Race: The person who could be the next Mandera County Governor.

MILITARY

1 Millitant Killed, 2 Cops Lost as 12 Othera Injured in Mandera Terror Attack

A suspected al-shabaab militant was yesterday killed by special teams that were deployed in Bambo area, Mandera County hours after militants ambushed a lorry that was carrying 20 officers and food to Mandera Town in Bambo area. According to relevant sources, special teams landed in the area after two police officers were shot dead and 12 others were injured in the Saturday morning incident along Rhamu-Mandera Road.

  2 days ago ago
1 Millitant Killed, 2 Cops Lost as 12 Othera Injured in Mandera Terror Attack

POLITICS

Kenyans React as Photo of Newly Built Multimillion Mansion of Powerful Governor Surfaces Online

His Excellency Ibrahim Ali Roba, the current Governor of Mandera County is now evidently one of the wealthiest leaders in the country. His Excellency Governor Ibrahim Ali Roba Ever since he was elected back in 2013 as the first Governor of the county and reelected again in 2017, the powerful Governor has not only made several developments in Mandera, but also his own residence.

  1 month ago ago
Kenyans React as Photo of Newly Built Multimillion Mansion of Powerful Governor Surfaces Online

POLITICS

Mandera Defectors Flock Raila's Backyard Today As They Endorse Him For Presidency

Today former Prime minister, Raila Odinga hosted defectors from Mandera County as they officially decamped from their various party to unite with Raila's ODM party. The event was happening at Chungwa House, Nairobi where other dignitaries were also present including Junet Mohammed who's the member of Parliament for Suna East.

  7 days ago ago
Mandera Defectors Flock Raila's Backyard Today As They Endorse Him For Presidency

POLITICS

City Lawyer Told to Contact DP Ruto or Sell his G-Wagon Car As He Pleads With Kenyans for Help

In a plan to stabilize the newly formed political party in North Easter Region, Senior Counsel Ahmednasir Abdullahi has been invited as one of the key vocal and highly influential people on matters of Kenyan politics to help in fundraising of the party. The invite has been made by the Mandera County Governor Ali Roba who is now convinced that it is high time the people of North Easter get and move with their political party.

  1 month ago ago
City Lawyer Told to Contact DP Ruto or Sell his G-Wagon Car As He Pleads With Kenyans for Help

SOCIETY

National Police Top Commissioners Visited Mandera County To Launch Medical Assessment In The Region

Earlier today, I received a courtesy call from National Police Service Commissioners led by the vice chairperson Dr. Alice A. Otwala. The team is in Mandera for the launch of police medical assessment in the county. Later, I received a team from Intergovernmental Authority on Development IGAD led by Ms. Esther Obaikol for Land Governance Expert, We had a fruitful discussion on various issues mainly on resolving regional land disputes among other programs they are planing to undertake.

  5 days ago ago
National Police Top Commissioners Visited Mandera County To Launch Medical Assessment In The Region

SOCIETY

Police Officers Killed By Suspected Al shabaab Militants In Mandera

Two cops have been killed, 10 harmed in a trap by al Shabaab aggressors at Bambo region, Mandera County. The officials were riding on a truck from Rhamu to Mandera town when they were trapped at around 9 am. Witnesses and police said the truck was on authoritative obligations as it was additionally conveying nourishment for officials on the ground when the occurrence occurred.

  3 days ago ago
Police Officers Killed By Suspected Al shabaab Militants In Mandera

MILITARY

Tension In Bambo As 2 Police Cops Shot Dead, 10 Injured In Fierce Shoot Out By Al Shabaab Militants

Tension in Bambo as two police cops have been shot dead, 10 injured in a fierce shoot out by al Shabaab militants, Mandera County. The police cops were moving on a lorry heading to Mandera from Rhamu when the shoot out ensued at around 9 am. Witnesses and police revealed that the lorry was on patrol as it was also transporting food for other officers in Mandera when the shoot out happened.

  3 days ago ago
Tension In Bambo As 2 Police Cops Shot Dead, 10 Injured In Fierce Shoot Out By Al Shabaab Militants

POLITICS

Big Win For Raila as ODM Receives Defectors From Mandera County

Image Courtesy : Raila Odinga receiving defectors from Mandera County With nine months remaining to 2022 general elections, a lot is happening in the country, every mouth that opens is all about politics. Orange Democratic Movement leader Raila Odinga, United Democratic Alliance party leader William Ruto, Wiper boss Kalonzo Musyoka, Amani National Congress party leader Musalia Mudavadi and KANU Chairman Gedion Moi are among the leaders who have declared their bid to run for the top seat.

  7 days ago ago
Big Win For Raila as ODM Receives Defectors From Mandera County

SOCIETY

Governor Roba's Speech During The Passing Out For Mandera Enforcement Band Officers At Naivasha Trai

Today is a milestone for Mandera County as we celebrate the passing out parade for 46 of our enforcement band officers today from the Department of Devolved units and Enforcement Services. Today’s event is a culmination of a long standing government to government partnership between Mandera County Government and National Youth Service geared towards building capacity of staff.

  19 days ago ago
Governor Roba's Speech During The Passing Out For Mandera Enforcement Band Officers At Naivasha Trai

POLITICS

Big Blow For President Uhuru As Governor Ali Roba Reveals Plans Of Ditching Jubilee Party (Video)

Governor Ali Roba with President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto (Photo Courtesy: Twitter) Mandera County Governor, Ibrahim Ali Roba has dealt President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto a huge blow as he revealed that the North Eastern leaders are going to form a new party.

  1 month ago ago
Big Blow For President Uhuru As Governor Ali Roba Reveals Plans Of Ditching Jubilee Party (Video)

LIFESTYLE

Photos Of Mandera County Governor Official Resident That Will Blow Your Mind

photo| courtesy. The Mandera county governor has raised the attention of the entire country as the photo emerged of his own multimillionaire mansonate. The Manson seems fancy and expensive by the judge of the photos . The walls and glasses used in the manso seems to be crafted by the mansons and the right designers.

  1 month ago ago
Photos Of Mandera County Governor Official Resident That Will Blow Your Mind

SOCIETY

Mandera County Residents Asking For Cash Transfer.

Earlier today the residents of Mandera raised their concerns over hunger safety net program under inua jamii programme. The beneficiaries claimed that they haven't received their monthly stipends of which they will suppose to receive every month via their bank account. They further stated that the last time they received that money was the year 2018 which is three years ago.

  23 days ago ago
Mandera County Residents Asking For Cash Transfer.

POLITICS

I Have Not Said I Won't Work With Raila Odinga_ Mandera Governor Alleges

While having an exclusive interview with TV 47 on Wednesday night, Mandera Governor Ali Roba has lifted the lid on 2022 succession Politics. The second term governor claimed that he is still an ardent supporter and follower of Jubilee Party and is still buying time to see whether the ruling Party will have a presidential candidate.

  1 month ago ago
I Have Not Said I Won't Work With Raila Odinga_ Mandera Governor Alleges

POLITICS

Kenyans React to Multi-million Mansion of Mandera Governor, Ali Roba That Has Gone Viral

Kenyans online have reacted to multi-million official residence of Mandera Governor, Ali Roba that has gone viral in social media. Mandera County has been on the spot in recent days due to starvation facing majority of the locals. Governors from Northern parts of the country have been criticized for neglecting the locals despite the National Government allocating Billions of Shillings ever since Devolution started.

  1 month ago ago
Kenyans React to Multi-million Mansion of Mandera Governor, Ali Roba That Has Gone Viral

POLITICS

SC Ahmednasir Pleads For Help

Kenya's popular City Lawyer who also happens to be the Chair of the Senior Counsel Committee is now pleading with Kenyans to help him in the funds raising for United Democratic Movement Party [UDM]. Having been more vocal on matters of Kenyan politics and 2022 Uhuru's succession, the vocal SC seems to be getting more concerned with the idea of leaders, and I mean those coming from North Eastern Region, coming up with their political party.

  1 month ago ago
SC Ahmednasir Pleads For Help

SOCIETY

Drought And Famine In Mandera County.

Today Residents of Elwak of Mandera South Constituency come out with large numbers and prayed inorder to rain. Many losts their animals due to prolonged drought in the region, curcus of dead animals across the county. Apart from animals human beings too are in danger due to lack of water, harsh weather condition and food.

  1 month ago ago
Drought And Famine In Mandera County.

POLITICS

New Look Of Mandera Governor's Mansion (Photo)

|Photo Courtesy Of Governor Ali Roba's Mansion| The current Governor of Mandera County is called Ibrahim Ali Roba. He is serving the county for the second and the last term as the Governor after he was elected in 2013 on a United Democratic Party (URP) ticket.

  1 month ago ago
New Look Of Mandera Governor's Mansion (Photo)