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POLITICS

Kiraitu Murungi; "It is Not True That Meru County Tenders Are Awarded To Foreigners"

Meru County Governor, Hon Kiraitu Murungi has said that it is not true that Meru County Tenders were awarded to foreigners. According to the governor, there is a strict policy that gives priority to local contractors for all the wards to fund projects. Kiraitu urgues that tender awards is fair process and the activity is usually gazetted to enhance transparency.

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RELIGION

(Photos) How Rachel Ruto Led Residents of Meru County in Prayers Today

Rachel Ruto during today's prayer session in Meru County. In the recent, Deputy President William Ruto, Rachel Ruto has been expressing her believe in God with one of her testimonies being praying for Karen residence water to become clean. To showcase her faith in God, Rachel Ruto led the people of Meru County in prayers today which turned out to be a huge success.

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(Photos) How Rachel Ruto Led Residents of Meru County in Prayers Today

OTHERS

Kiraitu Reveals Who Munya is Backing In Meru Against Him

The Meru governor Kiraitu Murungi has exposed CS Peter Munya badly and revealed on the person he is backing in Meru and it's not Azimio. Kiraitu is clear he has gathered intelligence reposts that CS Peter Munya was backing an independent candidate to be the governor of Meru County despite them all being in the Azimio coalition. CS Peter Munya is backing Kawira Mwangaza an independent candidate but also a woman who is seeking to unseat Kiraitu Murungi. The meru governor is clear at the moment, he is fighting

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Kiraitu Reveals Who Munya is Backing In Meru Against Him

POLITICS

List of Top Leaders Who Hosted DP Ruto's Wife Mama Rachel on Friday at a Mt Kenya County

On Friday, His Excellency the Deputy President William Ruto's wife Mama Rachel Ruto was in Mt Kenya region where she was trying to sell her Mama Care economic development approach. She was received at the top county by top leaders from Meru county among them top women politicians who are allied to the deputy president William Ruto's hustler nation movement.

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List of Top Leaders Who Hosted DP Ruto's Wife Mama Rachel on Friday at a Mt Kenya County

OTHERS

Meru Governor Skips Martha Karua Tour in Meru County

Narc Kenya Party leader Hon Martha Karua on Wednesday continued with her Mt Kenya tour after she was named as Azimio la Umoja running mate by Orange Democratic Movement party leader Hon Raila Amolo Odinga. The Iron lady toured Meru county, a day after she popularized Raila Odinga in her home county of Kirinyaga. Martha Karua was accompanied by other Meru leaders such as former Meru governor Hon Peter Munya and ex CS Margaret Kobia. However, what was noted is that current Meru governor Hon Kiraitu Murungi was

  4 days ago ago
Meru Governor Skips Martha Karua Tour in Meru County

OTHERS

Karua, Munya and Jubilee MPs arrives in Meru for Karua's scaled homecoming

Azimio running mate Martha Karua will today tour Meru county for her scaled homecoming in larger Mount Kenya region. Yesterday she led a team of leaders from the region in touring her home county Kirinyanga. The former Gichugu member of parliament has already arrived at Nanyuki sports club in Meru County ready for today's stop overs in the county. The Azimio brigade will make eight rallies in Meru County. The stop overs includes Timau, Makutano, Kianjai, Muthara, Karama,Laare, Maili and Maua. Martha Karua is

  4 days ago ago
Karua, Munya and Jubilee MPs arrives in Meru for Karua's scaled homecoming

POLITICS

Hon Sabina Chege Celebrates Brilliant Reception Received From Meru in Today's Rally (Photos)

The Azimio la Umoja team in Meru County during one of the rallies. Several Mt Kenya leaders allied to Raila Odinga were busy this week in their rallies trying to woo the Mt Kenya region people to support the Presidential bid of Raila Odinga alongside Martha Karua. Today was the final day for the Azimio la Umoja rally in Meru County as they plan to head out to Nyeri County.

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Hon Sabina Chege Celebrates Brilliant Reception Received From Meru in Today's Rally (Photos)

POLITICS

Mt Kenya Which has Turned Into a Political Arena Ushered in Rachel Ruto in a Heroic Reception

Racheal Ruto, the wife of the Deruty County Representative, spent Friday touring Meru county, where she participated in a number of events in the Mount Kenya region. Racheal, who has been on the rublis in recent days ahead of the August rolls, hosted her Meru event in KK market, where she was joined by shursh leaders and losal rolitisians.

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Mt Kenya Which has Turned Into a Political Arena Ushered in Rachel Ruto in a Heroic Reception

POLITICS

Mt Kenya Woman Rep Gets Massive Reception as She Campaigns For Her Governor's Bid [PHOTOS]

Meru Woman Representative Kawira Mwangaza has continued to Drum up support for her bid to be the next county boss of the county in Meru. Photo courtesy (Kawira Mwangaza in her campaign in meru) On Wednesday, the Meru woman MP has toured Lailuba where she was overwhelmingly welcomed by locals of the region.

  18 days ago ago
Mt Kenya Woman Rep Gets Massive Reception as She Campaigns For Her Governor's Bid [PHOTOS]

OTHERS

Bright Form 1 Student Receives Immense Support From NPS, Well-wishers As He Reports to School

The county police commander Meru County, Mr Nyaga today on behalf of the commissioners of police from the National Police Service have presented their support to a needy form one student. Mr Nyaga handed over their contribution of Ksh.88,000 to the principal of Meru school. The amount that was presented by the commissioner is meant to cater for the school fees of a student identified as Anthony Musembi, a student who completed his KCPE examination and scored 395 marks. It was joyous for Mr Musembi after reporting

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Bright Form 1 Student Receives Immense Support From NPS, Well-wishers As He Reports to School

OTHERS

Updates: Top Politician Ditches President Uhuru Kenyatta's Jubilee

A file photo of Meru politician Naftaly Kathurima at the Jubilee party headquarters. Renown Meru county senatorial aspirant Naftaly Kathurima has quit the Head of State president Uhuru Kenyatta's Jubilee party on Wednesday. He made the announcement through a presser where he noted that he quit the ruling party over what he termed to as having conducted nominations which were not transparent enough. "...With all this in mind, I and my campaign Secretariat have resolved to go under independent candidacy. I promise

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Updates: Top Politician Ditches President Uhuru Kenyatta's Jubilee

POLITICS

Popular Mount Kenya Governor Aspirant Finally Responds To "Husband Snatching" Allegations (Video)

Popular Meru county governor aspirant, Hon. Bishop Kawira Mwangaza has finally responded to allegations of "husband snatching". According to Kawira Mwangaza, the allegations are not right and busybodies should find ways of promoting development in Meru County rather than engagement in cheap politics. Kawira Mwangaza, who is vying for Meru County Governor seat on independent ticket is the current women representative for Meru County.

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Popular Mount Kenya Governor Aspirant Finally Responds To

POLITICS

New Opinion Poll Puts Kirinyaga, Meru and Nakuru Counties Under The Watch of Kenya Kwanza Candidates

Deputy president William Ruto party of United Democratic Alliance candidates leading in key mount kenya counties a head of the planned August general election. This is after hitler nation gubernatorial candidates takes a lead in Meru county, Kirinyaga county and Nakuru county which are currently under the Jubilee party of president Uhuru Kenyatta governors.

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New Opinion Poll Puts Kirinyaga, Meru and Nakuru Counties Under The Watch of Kenya Kwanza Candidates

POLITICS

Photos of CS as He Brought Business to Standstill in Mt Kenya Campaigning For Raila [VIDEO]

Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Peter Munya has on Sunday taken his charm offensive in Meru county as he popularized Azimio la Umoja ahead of August general election. Photo courtesy (Munya in Meru county) The CS who is one of the potential running mate's for Raila Odinga, has in the recent days embarked on selling the Azimio la Umoja camp in the central region.

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Photos of CS as He Brought Business to Standstill in Mt Kenya Campaigning For Raila [VIDEO]

SOCIETY

Sombre mood engulf Njakairi as body of Muguka probox driver is buried in emotional send-off

Sombre mood engulfs Njakairi village Gaturi South as body of Edwin Mukundi a muguka probox driver is buried in emotional send-off. Mukundi lost his life after a road accident at Kangaru in Embu involving his probox and a matatu. The deceased said to be in his late 20s, was a new entrant in the muguka business.

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Sombre mood engulf Njakairi as body of Muguka probox driver is buried in emotional send-off

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Kiraitu Murungi And South Korea Ambassador Tour Meru County Aimed At Transformation Agenda

South Korea Ambassador to Kenya, His Excellency. Sung Jun Yeo and the Kopia-Kenya Country Director Dr. Kim Keejong paid Meru County Governor, Hon. Kiraitu Murungi a courtesy call after which they visited Mbaria village farmers where the Korean Government in conjunction with Government of Meru County is empowering farmers on indeginous poultry farming.

  16 days ago ago
Kiraitu Murungi And South Korea Ambassador Tour Meru County Aimed At Transformation Agenda

POLITICS

UDA Shines In Central Kenya In The Latest Opinion Poll On Gubernatorial Race.

United Democratic Alliance party of deputy president William Ruto leads in the latest opinion poll in the race to become next governor in Meru county. This is after the hustler nation candidate leads the current Meru governor according to the latest opinion poll seen by Mizani Africa a head of the August general elections.

  16 days ago ago
UDA Shines In Central Kenya In The Latest Opinion Poll On Gubernatorial Race.

SOCIETY

Sad: Munguka Driver Who Sold Land To Buy Probox Dies The Very First Time He Drove The Probox

The probox car that Mukundi bought after selling a piece of land. A man identified as Edwin Mukundi dies on spot in a grisly accident involving a 14 seater matati with his new probox along Meru Embu highway. According to reports, Edwin was driving on a high speed on the wrong side of the road before he collided with a 14 seater vehicle near Kangaru Secondary school in Embu County.

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Sad: Munguka Driver Who Sold Land To Buy Probox Dies The Very First Time He Drove The Probox

SOCIETY

Muguka driver dies on a road accident along Meru Embu highway.

Muguka is a stimulant grown in different parts of Meru county. It is consumed by chewing the leaves of Catha Edulis. Muguka is a perishable good and it's transported along the Meru-Embu highway to Nairobi to be transported outside Kenya for consumption. It is transported by the Probox type of vehicle from different parts of Meru to Nairobi and later transported by air abroad.

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Muguka driver dies on a road accident along Meru Embu highway.

EDUCATION

Maua Girls Secondary School in Meru County Burns

As fires continue to wreck havoc in many schools across the country, parents are worried about the safety of their children with more and more schools catching fire each day. Picture courtesy. Image used for illustration. Just today, about six schools have been razed down in fires whose source cannot be explained but in some cases, it's the students doing and the reason for this is unclear.

  5 months ago ago
Maua Girls Secondary School in Meru County Burns