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POLITICS

What Rigathi Gachagua Said Today in Marakwet That Has Raised Alarm To Non-UDA Supporters

Rigathi Gachagua was in Kabarnet, Baringo County, for the KKA economic debate forums, after which he addressed a series of rallies across Baringo and Elgeyo Marakwet counties. His words to inhabitants of Kapkeyo in Marakwet East, Elgeyo Marakwet county, however, appeared to have alarmed a portion of Kenyans who are not UDA supporters.

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What Rigathi Gachagua Said Today in Marakwet That Has Raised Alarm To Non-UDA Supporters

POLITICS

Kipchumba Murkomen's Sentiments Hours After Attending Kenya Kwanza Rally With Gachagua

Today, Kenya Kwanza coalition was divided into various groups to drum support for their bottom up economic model. Deputy president William Ruto and some leaders were in Mombasa, Rigathi Gachagua was in Rift Valley while Wetangula and Mudavadi were in western. All of them asked residents to vote for deputy president William Ruto.

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Kipchumba Murkomen's Sentiments Hours After Attending Kenya Kwanza Rally With Gachagua

POLITICS

UDA Aspirant From Rift Valley Dies, Direct Ticket Given to Aspirant Who was Position 3 in Nominations

Details emerging indicates that top United Democratic Alliance (UDA) aspirant has lost his life with few months remaining before August general election. According to the report from UDA party, Hon Mark Bowen was eying for MCA seat in Sambirir Ward, Marakwet East Constituency, Elgeiyo Marakwet county.

  11 days ago ago
UDA Aspirant From Rift Valley Dies, Direct Ticket Given to Aspirant Who was Position 3 in Nominations

SOCIETY

"Huu Ni Unyama" Disbelief As A Primary School Teacher Is Brutally Killed On His Way Home

Residents of Kerio Valley in Elgeyo Marakwet County have been left in grief and disbelief after an elderly primary school teacher was brutally killed on his way home. Simon Kiprotich Cheserek, the deceased, a teacher at Chesongoch Primary School, was shot on the head chest and legs while driving his motorcycle along the Chesongoch-Tot Highway.

  17 days ago ago

POLITICS

Concerns as Vocal North Rift MP Arms Himself With Bows and Arrows (Photos)

There were concerns on Wednesday after a vocal North Rift MP was pictured armed with a bow and arrows. This was after Marakwet East MP Kangogo Bowen was pictured arming himself with arrows after the insecurity situation in the volatile Kerio Valley escalayed. In pictures shared online, the armed MP could seen in a vest accompanied by youths visiting Ketut village where two people were reportedly shot and injured earlier today by suspected bandits.

  1 month ago ago
Concerns as Vocal North Rift MP Arms Himself With Bows and Arrows (Photos)

POLITICS

Popular Jubilee MP Cheats Death After Being Sprayed With Bullets While On a Campaign Trail

Kangongo Bowen in a past photo. A popular Jubilee party lawmaker has cheated death by a whisker after being spayed with bullets while campaigning for his reelection bid in his constituency today afternoon. As The Nation reports Here, Jubilee party MP for Marakwet East constituency Mr Kangongo Bowen and his entourage who were holding a rally when gunmen believed to be bandits from a neighboring county appeared and started firing indiscriminately.

  1 month ago ago
Popular Jubilee MP Cheats Death After Being Sprayed With Bullets While On a Campaign Trail

POLITICS

UDA Nominee Passes On, Certificate Given To Third Placed Aspirant

United Democratic Party (UDA) led by the Deputy President of the Republic of Kenya Dr.William Samoei Ruto through National Elections Board Chairman Anthony Mwaura,has announced death of Sambirir Ward Candidate Honourable Mark Bowen who was the winner in the contested Nominations that involved 12 contestants. According to the party,if a winner dies,the certificate will be issued to the second best in the nominations but that was not the case as the one who had emerged second resigned from the party and will run on an Independent ticket for the said ward.

  11 days ago ago
UDA Nominee Passes On, Certificate Given To Third Placed Aspirant

POLITICS

Rift Valley MP Escapes Death By Whisker After an Attack on His Campaign Entourage

On Wednesday afternoon, Marakwet East MP Kangogo Bowen and hundreds of locals survived a bandit attack that left two people seriously injured. They were ambushed while campaigning by hundreds of bandits from a neighboring county. Assailants opened fire, injuring two victims. The MP and his entourage scurried for cover, concealing themselves in nearby rocks as the bandits continued to fire indiscriminately.

  1 month ago ago
Rift Valley MP Escapes Death By Whisker After an Attack on His Campaign Entourage

POLITICS

"Mguu Niponye" Renowned Politician Runs For Deer Life After Being Attack By Bandits During Campaigns

The member of parliament for Marakwet East along with several locals were lucky after surviving an afternoon Bandit Attack that allegedly left 2 People seriously injured. Photo :Courtesy In a news report that has been shared by a reliable source of information, it has been revealed that the renowned politician who has been identified as Kangongo Bowen was on their campaign trail before they were ambushed by the suspects.

  1 month ago ago

SOCIETY

Just In: Another UDA Aspirant Escapes Death By A Whisker After Suspected Bandit Attack

The larger Rift Valley region has recently experienced unprecedented bandit attacks which have resulted into loss of innocent lives and properties being destroyed. And less than a week after Marakwet East Member of Parliament Hon Kangogo Bowen escaped narrowly from the daring bandits during a campaign train, another top UDA leader has suffered the same fate.

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Just In: Another UDA Aspirant Escapes Death By A Whisker After Suspected Bandit Attack

POLITICS

Famous Mp Attacked, Two Seriously Injured

Marakwet East Mp Kagongo Bowen is lucky to be alive after he survived a scathing attack by some rogue bandits during his campaigns. According to sources, Kagongo was accompanied by hundreds of his supporters when some heavily armed bandits emerged from the forests. Speaking to the media, Kagongo said they were just getting ready to start their rally when all hell broke loose.

  1 month ago ago
Famous Mp Attacked, Two Seriously Injured

SOCIETY

57-year-old primary school teacher shot dead by bandits while going home at Toroko area

A primary school teacher shot dead by bandits at Toroko area in Marakwet East, Elgeyo-Marakwet County, police say. Simon Kiprotich Cheserek succumbed to a gunshot wound inflicted in his head, chest and legs by armed bandits in Toroko area along Chesongoch-Tot Highway. The Chesongoch Primary School teacher was killed while going home minutes after leaving the school compound yesterday evening.

  17 days ago ago
57-year-old primary school teacher shot dead by bandits while going home at Toroko area

JUSTICE

Corridors of justice:Woman given three year non- custodial sentence for killing husband over ksh1000

In a rulling that has made Kenyans talking for and against the judgement, priving taht surely the law can be an *ss h*le, a non custodial sentence for manslaughter? According to a report today by Citizen TV on their official Facebook page, a woman is reported to have been handed a three-year non-custodial sentence for killing her husband over a thousand shillings in Karena, Marakwet East sub-county.

  2 months ago ago
Corridors of justice:Woman given three year non- custodial sentence for killing husband over ksh1000

POLITICS

Marakwet East MP Survives a Bandit Attack, 2 People Injured

The Marakwet East Member of Parliament Honorable Kangogo Bowen was on Wednesday attacked by a group of bandits while on a campaign trail. Mr. Bowen who was accompanied by hundreds of supporters was ambushed by bandits who started shooting his entourage indiscriminately leading to injuries to some of his supporters.

  1 month ago ago
Marakwet East MP Survives a Bandit Attack, 2 People Injured

POLITICS

Just In: DP Ruto Ally Survives Bandit Attack While On a Campaign Trail

Deputy President William Ruto's ally has miraculously survived a horrific banditry attack while on the campaign trail in the larger Rift Valley region. According to reports, Marakwet East MP Kangogo Bowen who is a close ally of DP Ruto along with hundreds of locals escaped narrowly after daring bandits ambushed them while popularizing his re-election bid.

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Just In: DP Ruto Ally Survives Bandit Attack While On a Campaign Trail

POLITICS

Low Turnout Experienced in Marakwet for the UDA Preliminaries

The preliminaries of the United Democratic Alliance party have had mixed reactions whereby there were chaos in some areas, some were peaceful, others had allegations of rigging and in some places the voter turnout was low. Photo: One of the UDA aspirants casting his vote in Marakwet East

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Low Turnout Experienced in Marakwet for the UDA Preliminaries

JUSTICE

A Middle-Aged Woman Slapped With A 3-Year Probation By Court For Killing Her Spouse Over Ksh.1K

A Middle-aged woman has been givena three-year non-custodial sentence for murdering her spouse over a mrere Ksh.1,000 in Karena, Marakwet East Constituency . The accused, Winnie Kiprop, appearing before Justice Eric Ogola on Monday, confessed to killing Jeremy Kirotich in August 2018 during an argument over the money which was meant for food.

  2 months ago ago
A Middle-Aged Woman Slapped With A 3-Year Probation By Court For Killing Her Spouse Over Ksh.1K

POLITICS

Marakwet East MP Kangogo Miraculously Survives Attack by Bandits During His Campaign

On Wednesday afternoon, the member of parliament of Marakwet East, Kangogo Bowen and hundreds of the constituencies' residents who were attending his campaign meeting were ambushed by bandits, a raid which left two people seriously injured. The bandits are suspected to be from a neighbouring county.

  1 month ago ago
Marakwet East MP Kangogo Miraculously Survives Attack by Bandits During His Campaign

JUSTICE

A woman receives a three-year sentence after killing husband

After confessing to murdering her spouse for about KSh 1,000, a lady in Marakwet East sub-county was sentenced to a three-year non-custodial term.  After a disagreement about money that was meant to be spent on food, Winnie Kiprop admitted to murdering Jeremiah Kirotich in August 2018. On Monday, March 21, Winnie appeared before Justice Eric Ogola and pled guilty to her charge, claiming that it was a mistake.

  2 months ago ago
A woman receives a three-year sentence after killing husband

POLITICS

MPs are attacked by bandits on the campaign trail.

On Wednesday afternoon, MP Kangogo Bowen of Marakwet East and hundreds of his neighbors survived a bandit attack that left two people gravely injured. Hundreds of bandits assailed them on the campaign trail, allegedly from a nearby county. When the offenders opened fire, two people were hurt.

  1 month ago ago
MPs are attacked by bandits on the campaign trail.