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ECONOMY-FINANCE

Meru County Governor Spends 205M To Promote Agriculture Through 580 Farmers Groups

The County Government of Meru under the leadership of Governor Kiraitu Murungi has recruited a group of youth through the National Agricultural and Rural Inclusive Project (NARIGP) who will work as Administrators for the Community Driven Development Communities (CDDCs) to provide support for farmers in the program across the County.

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Meru County Governor Spends 205M To Promote Agriculture Through 580 Farmers Groups

ENTERTAINMENT

Couples Drama In Meru, Angry Woman Throws 9 Months Old Baby In A Toilet After Arguing With Husband

Police officers from Meru County are currently looking for a woman who is reported to have thrown a baby into the toilet after she allegedly argued with her husband.Photo:courtesy According to the reports given by the witnesses or rather locals from Meru, they claimed that the baby was heard crying by one of the neighbors who immediately alerted the others other residents who mobilized themselves in order to save the baby.

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Couples Drama In Meru, Angry Woman Throws 9 Months Old Baby In A Toilet After Arguing With Husband

ENVIRONMENT

The Famous Sacred Lake Of Meru County That You Didn't Know About

Meru County has very many beautiful and serene environments.Some of them are well known to us.However, did you know about this sacred Lake found within a crater?This Crater Lake is one of Meru's most unusual geographical features.A mass of underwater grass covers the lake's surface, giving it the appearance of a beautifully spread-out green floating mat, which creates an attractive panorama of the entire lake.

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The Famous Sacred Lake Of Meru County That You Didn't Know About

EDUCATION

Meru County Governor Showing Development In Education And Training Sector

Meru Governor Kiraitu Murungi has continued to improve education, literacy and training in the County to ensure the County remains ahead of the curve, especially in terms of foundational education at ECDE level as well as acquisition of hands-on, practical and employable skills among the youth in technical training education.

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Meru County Governor Showing Development In Education And Training Sector

SOCIETY

21-Year-Old Boy from Meru Nabbed With Pistol, Machete & Dagger by Police

There have been rising cases of insecurity in the country over the past few months.This has been compounded by the fact that criminals continue to devise new ways to carry out their heinous acts.On the evening of Saturday evening, police and DCI from Imenti North Constituency managed to arrest a 21 year old boy with an array of dangerous weapons.

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21-Year-Old Boy from Meru Nabbed With Pistol, Machete & Dagger by Police

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Tell Her To Allow Us Sell Our Cash Crop In Tanzania, Meru Residents Pleads With President Uhuru

Meru County residents from the Nyambene region in the county have pleaded with President Uhuru Kenyatta to initiate talks with the visiting President of the Republic of Tanzania Her Excellency Samia Suluhu Hassan concerning Miraa market in her country.The residents who depend on Miraa farming for their livelihoods are taking advantage of the ongoing bilateral talks between the government of Kenya and that of the neighbouring Tanzania by asking the president to include Miraa market in Tanzania in their talk.

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Tell Her To Allow Us Sell Our Cash Crop In Tanzania, Meru Residents Pleads With President Uhuru

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

'I Found A Lover on facebook, We Prayed Over The Phone Before Meeting. We Are Now Happily Married'

Most people don't trust social media love affairs.This is not the case for Madam Eva, who meets the love of her life through Facebook.The two lovebirds are happily married, until today.Eva was born and raised in Meru County.After dropping out of college due to lack of school fees, she enrolled herself in a different job, at different places.

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'I Found A Lover on facebook, We Prayed Over The Phone Before Meeting. We Are Now Happily Married'

SOCIETY

Meru Residents Mistakenly Burn An Innocent Bodaboda Rider After Confusing Him For A Thief

It grief and sorrow to the family and friends of a young boda boda operator named Josphat Ntinka from Uganda village in Antubetwe Kiongo location, Meru County.This is after the young innocent motorcycle operator plying Antubetwe Kiongo-Kiutine route was burnt to ashes by residents of Kiutine market after they confused to be a member of a gang that has been terrorizing their motorcycles.

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Meru Residents Mistakenly Burn An Innocent Bodaboda Rider After Confusing Him For A Thief

CAREER-JOBS

Cadet Training Begins In Kiganjo Ahead Of The Expected Security Service Reforms

The Interior CS Dr Fred Matiangi today, officially commissioned cadet training at the Police Training College in Kiganjo, Meru County.The graduates from different institutions will undertake a 9-months training.The CS insisted on the management of the police service through the new office of ethics and general relations under the Inspector General.

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Cadet Training Begins In Kiganjo Ahead Of The Expected Security Service Reforms

SOCIETY

Monstrous Scene Witnessed After Unknown Person's Does The Following To A 9-Months Old Infant In Meru

Thought the word of God suggests the living to reproduce and fill the world, but it also urges one to be responsible aswell.Kwa Ngombe residents in Imenti, Meru County were left jaws down after unknown person's ostensibly attempted to murder a 9 months old infant by throwing it into a pit latrine.

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Monstrous Scene Witnessed After Unknown Person's Does The Following To A 9-Months Old Infant In Meru

POLITICS

Raila & Uhuru in a New Fix as NCCK Calls For Consensus on BBI Before Referendum

Deputy President William Ruto is on the smiling end after members of the Council of Churches of Kenya (NCCK) from Meru County on Sunday March 2 dismissed the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) stating that it was not a priority to Kenyans.Ruto and his camp have for the longest time urged the drivers of the report to consider conducting the referendum as 7th ballot during the next general elections stating that it was 'self-driven.'

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Raila & Uhuru in a New Fix as NCCK Calls For Consensus on BBI Before Referendum

SOCIETY

Breaking: Tanzanian Native Women Killed By A Meru Man

Tears engulfed Meru County, Imenti North Sub-county after a man choked his wife to death over unknown reason.According to police commander Laban Omolo,the culprit commuted the act and fled away to unknown location.According to the source which is standard, the man who is identified as Denis killed his wife Nkwmba who's is a Tanzanian native on Wednesday at night by inserting a cooking stick into her throat and covered his tracks by playing a loud music to prevent the voice from reaching out to the neighbors.

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Breaking: Tanzanian Native Women Killed By A Meru Man

SOCIETY

Kathumo Residents of Meru County Reacts to Fake Promises of Electricity Supply

Residents in Meru county's Kathumo Abogeta East and Imenti South are complaining about a loss of electricity.They claim that since the country's electric power was created, it has only encircled them, leaving them in complete darkness.The majority of the residents said that they were duped every year by government officials who said that they would ensure that the area was supplied with electricity.

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Kathumo Residents of Meru County Reacts to Fake Promises of Electricity Supply

SOCIETY

Family Demand Police Answers Over Kin's Death in Githurai Police Cell

Family members are seeking answers from police of Kimbo police station in Githurai after one of its kins died while held at the police station.The family who want to know the real cause of their son identified as Pius Migiro, 26 years, are accusing the police of murdering their son and purporting that it was suicide.

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Family Demand Police Answers Over Kin's Death in Githurai Police Cell

SOCIETY

Man Kills Disabled Wife in Meru County by Pushing a Cooking Stick Down Her Throat For This Reason

A sombre mood has engulfed a village in Meru County after yet another incident of murder of a woman by her husband after a dispute.(Photo, Courtesy) 50-year-old Dennis who hails from Meru County has killed his disabled wife in by forcefully pushing a cooking stick (mwiko) down her throat.

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Man Kills Disabled Wife in Meru County by Pushing a Cooking Stick Down Her Throat For This Reason

SOCIETY

Man Kills Disabled Tanzanian Wife By Shoving Cooking Stick Down her Throat

A report has emerged about the malicious murder of a physically challenged Tanzanian woman in Bosnia, Gitimbine, Meru County.It is alleged that the woman was choked to death after her Kenyan husband inserted a cooking stick (mwiko) down her throat.According to reports, the woman's throat was swollen abnormally and all her throat cartilages were broken and disfigured, suggesting that the husband continuously shoved the cooking stick inside his wife's throat despite the throat cartilages being too narrow to accommodate the mwiko.

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Man Kills Disabled Tanzanian Wife By Shoving Cooking Stick Down her Throat

POLITICS

"I Have Been In The Hands Of DCI Kinoti" ~ Sen Mithika Linturi

Meru County Senator Mithika Linturi, was today in the afternoon arrested on his way to the Senate Building.It forced the Senators to call off the debate for the sake of their Colleague.Now, Senator Mithika has come out, and he has revealed where he was taken to.

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POLITICS

Senator Linturi Arrested and Taken to DCI Headquarters, Ahead of BBI Debate

Franklin Mithika Linturi is a Kenyan politician who is the Senator of Meru County.He is a former Member of Parliament Igembe South,a position he served for almost 10 years.He grew up from Akachiu, Igembe South Constituency of Meru County.Today's sad news indicate that, the senate sitting has suspended after senator was Linturi arrested, ahead of Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) debate.According to his colleagues reports from senate, senator Linturi was arrested while on his way to perliament.

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Senator Linturi Arrested and Taken to DCI Headquarters, Ahead of BBI Debate

SOCIETY

Sad News. Man Kills His Disabled Wife Using A 'Mwiko' In Meru

A 50 year old man has killed his disabled wife in a mysterious way using a cooking stick popularly known in Swahili language as 'Mwiko'.The incident happened in Meru County.The man committed the heinous crime by pushing a cooking stick down the disabled wife's throat.

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Sad News. Man Kills His Disabled Wife Using A 'Mwiko' In Meru

POLITICS

(Opinion) Dramatic Arrest of Senator Mithika Linturi- Could It Be a Plot to Intimidate Members?

The arrest of Senator mithika Linturi has been seen by many as untimely and an infringement of his rights as a representative of his people.Linturi is the Meru County senator representing over 987,653 people in the senate.It is not wise that the DCI decided to have him arrested at such a time that a very pertinent matter was on the table at the senate.

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(Opinion) Dramatic Arrest of Senator Mithika Linturi- Could It Be a Plot to Intimidate Members?