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POLITICS

'Azimio, Azimio' Chants Fill The Air As Kipchumba Murkomen Is Chased Away From His Home County.

Senator Kipchumba Murkomen of Elgeyo Marakwet County was chased away by enraged residents who had gathered to listen as Azimio chanting filled the air. The senator's vehicle had to be driven away from the boisterous villagers, who were uninterested in the message provided to them by the Kenya Kwanza Alliance team, as seen in the video.

  2 days ago ago
'Azimio, Azimio' Chants Fill The Air As Kipchumba Murkomen Is Chased Away From His Home County.

POLITICS

Raila Odinga Reaps Big as 3 More Powerful KKA Leaders Decamp to Azimio

Photo courtesy of former prime minister Raila Odinga and Deputy President William Ruto. Three Kenya Kwanza Alliance allies make a U-turn and decamp to the rival Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Alliance which becomes a huge blow to deputy president William Ruto ahead of the August general elections. Perhaps, the two Coalitions continue to heighten their campaigns as they hunt for more votes to consolidate their August ambitions.

  4 days ago ago
Raila Odinga Reaps Big as 3 More Powerful KKA Leaders Decamp to Azimio

POLITICS

Elgeyo Marakwet Turn away from Murkomen of KKA as they chant AZIMIO

Residents who had gathered to hear Azimio singing filled the air rushed Senator Kipchumba Murkomen of Elgeyo Marakwet County away. As seen in the video, the raucous villagers were uninterested in the message given to them by the Kenya Kwanza Alliance team, and the senator's vehicle had to be pushed away from them.

  2 days ago ago
Elgeyo Marakwet Turn away from Murkomen of KKA as they chant AZIMIO

EDUCATION

"It was Stage Managed" St.Benedict Girls Head to Face Disciplinary Action Over Banditry Attack Video

The principal St. Benedict Arror Girls secondary school is expected to face disciplinary action over her action of sharing an online clip of her students taking cover under dining tables after banditry attack rocked the area. Speaking to the media, Security officers from the area have condemned the action saying that they were not amused by the video but instead castigated Principal Lucy Akumu accusing her of being an alarmist and irresponsible person.

  5 months ago ago

POLITICS

Former Police Inspector General Boinet Intensifies Campaigns in Murkomen's Backyard (Video)

Former Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinet has intensified his campaigns to succeed incumbent Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Engineer Alex Tolgos. Boinet, who exited police service in March 2019 after his four-year term came to an end was appointed by President Uhuru to the position of Chief Administrative Secretary in the Ministry of Tourism and Wildlife where he is still serving.

  6 months ago ago
Former Police Inspector General Boinet Intensifies Campaigns in Murkomen's Backyard (Video)

SOCIETY

Police Breaks Silence On Viral Video of Schoolgirls Hiding Under Desks amid gunshots

Tension remains high along Kerio Valley in Elgeyo Marakwet following a twin banditry attack which left two people with serious gun wounds and hundreds of livestock stolen. The afternoon attacks simultaneously happened at the dreaded Kapkobil area in Marakwet East sub county and a few kilometres away at Arror in Marakwet West near St Benedict Arror Girls Secondary school.

  5 months ago ago
Police Breaks Silence On Viral Video of Schoolgirls Hiding Under Desks amid gunshots

EDUCATION

Reactions as Ruto Gifts a School in Rift Valley A Bus

Image Courtesy: ( Senator Kipchumba Murkomen donating bus at Yemeti Girls High School). It is now nine months to general polls to general polls, every step that political leaders take is highly look over to show beyond any doubt that you are drinking what you're preaching.

  9 months ago ago
Reactions as Ruto Gifts a School in Rift Valley A Bus

SOCIETY

Grandchildren Attack their Grandfather Then Bunt him to Ashes Before Running Away to Avoid Arrest

An old man who hails from the Kipterit village, Marakwet West sub-county in Elgeyo Marakwet County has been found dead and his body burnt beyond recognition by his grandchildren. The eyewitnesses who had visited the deceased home on Thursday morning confirmed the old man's body had been burnt beyond recognition with his grandchildren being responsible for the act.

  4 months ago ago
Grandchildren Attack their Grandfather Then Bunt him to Ashes Before Running Away to Avoid Arrest

EDUCATION

School Boy Who Allegedly Went Missing After Announcement Of KCSE Results Found, Calls His Parents

|Alleged Photo Of Alex Kipkor| Cases of people mysteriously going missing have recently been hitting media headlines. To shock, many end up being found dead as other's luckily retuning home while alive. After the announcement of the KCSE results last week on Saturday by Education CS George Magoha, things did not however go well for one family in Elgeyo Marakwet County.

  2 months ago ago
School Boy Who Allegedly Went Missing After Announcement Of KCSE Results Found, Calls His Parents

SOCIETY

Pain For Arror and Kimwarer Residents After It is Revealed That They Have Not Been Compensated

The Arror and Kimwarer dam project has now stalled following a series of scandals showing that money meant for the construction of the dam was misused. The residents that were living in that land before it was cleared for the construction of the mega dams have now cried foul claiming that they have not received any compensation.

  6 months ago ago
Pain For Arror and Kimwarer Residents After It is Revealed That They Have Not Been Compensated

MILITARY

A pastor among 2 killed as 7 others wounded in a recent invasion by suspected thugs in Koitialal

A pastor among two killed as seven others wounded in a recent invasion by suspected armed thugs in Koitialal, Elgeyo Marakwet County. This is according to the Facebook post by Citizen digital on Sunday evening. Brief reports by the police revealed that seven others including two minors were heavily wounded during the attack.

  3 months ago ago
A pastor among 2 killed as 7 others wounded in a recent invasion by suspected thugs in Koitialal

POLITICS

All Eyes on President Uhuru Kenyatta After he is Once Again Asked to Dissolve Parliament

A file photo of president Uhuru Kenyatta with speaker Justin Muturi. Former Marakwet West Constituency Member of Parliament Honourable David Sudi has asked president Uhuru Kenyatta to dissolve parliament. This follows the chaos that erupted this week during the debates on the controversial Political Parties Amendment Bill of 2021 in the National Assembly.

  6 months ago ago
All Eyes on President Uhuru Kenyatta After he is Once Again Asked to Dissolve Parliament

MILITARY

Two Victims Of Bandit Attack In Marakwet West laid Today

Two victims that were killed during an attack by the Bandits Marakwet West have been laid to rest. The two were killed during the banditry attack at Koitalial village. On the Scene, seven people were badly injured. According to residents, almost 600 heads of cattle were raided and the bandits were seen crossing river Kerio to Tiaty in Baringo

  3 months ago ago
Two Victims Of Bandit Attack In Marakwet West laid Today

POLITICS

Uhuru Told To Dissolve The Parliament After Wednesday's Chaos By Marakwet West Ex-MP, David Sudi

Kenyans are still unsure whether MPs will vote in favor of the political parties' coalition bill in a credible manner. Former Marakwet West MP David Sudi, who is also the New Democrats' party leader, stated that the time has come for the Head of State to dissolve the House, claiming that MPs fighting during sessions were untrustworthy.

  6 months ago ago
Uhuru Told To Dissolve The Parliament After Wednesday's Chaos By Marakwet West Ex-MP, David Sudi

EDUCATION

Tension High in Kerio Valley as Schools Reopen.

Few days ago, Education Cabinet Secretary George Magoha issued new directives to headteachers ahead of the reopening of schools. Speaking while inspecting school projects in Mombasa, Magoha warned school headteachers not to send students home because of unpaid fees. However, Uncertainty marred the reopening of schools in Kerio Valley after local leaders asked parents not to send their children to the institutions citing the deteriorating security situation in the region.

  6 months ago ago
Tension High in Kerio Valley as Schools Reopen.

POLITICS

5 MP's At Verge Of Losing Their Committee Leadership, 1 Told To Respond Within 7 Days

|Photo Courtesy Of Hon. Emmanuel Wagwe, MP Marakwet West| As 2022 general elections knocks, changes have continued to be witnessed especially on political parties to evade defeat. From the letter that we have seen signed by the National Assembly Majority Whip Hon. Emmanuel Wagwe, a notice has been given to the Member of Parliament for Marakwet West Hon.

  5 months ago ago
5 MP's At Verge Of Losing Their Committee Leadership, 1 Told To Respond Within 7 Days

POLITICS

Things Are Getting Worse On Ruto's Side As His Top Allies Kicked Out In Fresh Committees Purge

Allies of Deputy President William Ruto have been kicked out of leadership positions in several House committees. Catherine Waruguru, a member of the Laikipia Woman MPs, was dismissed from the Committee on Agriculture and Livestock, where she also served as Vice-Chairperson. William Kipkemoi Kisang, MP for Marakwet West, has been dismissed of his duties as chairman of the Committee on Information, Communication, and Technology.

  5 months ago ago
Things Are Getting Worse On Ruto's Side As His Top Allies Kicked Out In Fresh Committees Purge

POLITICS

Big blow To DP Ruto after allies were removed from key house positions

There is discomfort in the Deputy President William Ruto's camp, after his allies in the National Assembly were served with letters of removal from their various positions in the house committees. Those removed include; Laikipia women representative Catherine Waruguru who has been discharged from the committee on agriculture and livestock, where she has been serving as the vice chairperson.

  5 months ago ago
Big blow To DP Ruto after allies were removed from key house positions

SOCIETY

A Police Corporal In Marakwet West Sub County Stabbed To Death By An Assailant Using A Poison Arrow.

A police corporal stabbed with a poison arrow in Marakwet west. Photo/courtesy. A police corporal attached to Kaptabuk police post,Koibarak location in Marakwet West sub county stabbed to death by a brother of a suspect who had illegally harvested maize of one complainant Wesley Biwott Chemisto.

  7 months ago ago
A Police Corporal In Marakwet West Sub County Stabbed To Death By An Assailant Using A Poison Arrow.

EDUCATION

Driver Dies, Students And Teachers Injured After A Deadly Attack On A School Bus By Bandits

Driver Dies, Students And Teachers Injured After A Deadly Attack On A School Bus By Bandits. Bandits attacked a school bus that had students and teachers who were from a trip on Thursday night and this saw the driver of the bus die on the spot and the students and teachers were seriously injured and rushed to hospital where they are receiving treatment.

  4 months ago ago
Driver Dies, Students And Teachers Injured After A Deadly Attack On A School Bus By Bandits