Detectives based in Mikinduri, Tigania Central, are investigating an incident where a police officer was found dead at his girlfriend's house over the weekend. The officer who has been identified as Senior Sergeant Simon Gakula was found lying dead in a hairdresser's house situated in Kiolo market.
Meru governor Kiraitu Murungi is keen on defending his gubernatorial seat in the forthcoming elections. The experienced politician is facing stiff competition from new political entrants from the county. Governor Kiraitu Murungi won the gubernatorial seat in 2017 polls on a Jubilee party ticket. He trounced down the then Meru governor Peter Munya who was seeking reelection on a PNU party ticket.
Baba and Azimio chants have rented in the air in Meru county. Raila Odinga is touring Mt Kenya region trying to popularize Azimio movement and selling his 2022 presidential bid. He's accompanied by his close associate and other political leaders. In a live video, Raila Odinga made a Stopover at Mikinduri market.
Politics have taken shape and different leaders are making efforts to fit in the right parties before the elections date. However this turns out to be the season that leaders are positioning themselves before party nominations in March. Tigania East Member of Parliament Josphat Gichunge Kabeabea has hinted at ditching DP Ruto's UDA party for Raila's ODM party if the former prime is works with his party leader.
Meru Woman Representative Kawira Mwangaza has on Friday continued to Drum up support for her bid to become the next governor of the county. Photo courtesy The famous female politician stormed Mikinduri where she was heavily received by locals of the region who most had dressed in yellow attires branded 'gavana ni mama'.
Today, Saturday, June 18, the Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya team led by Raila Odinga and Martha Karua was in Meru County. The Raila-led team held a roadside rally in Mikinduri before heading to the iconic Kinoru Stadium for a mega function. Present at the event were various Azimio leaders drawn from Meru County and high ranking officials from the outfit.
In Meru County a man was arrested for allegedly slaughtering his dog for meat. Thia was after the police received information from some members of the public that he was selling meat at his house. John Michuki Area Assistant Chief revealed that the officers raided the home and were shocked to find dog carcasses hanging from the roof in one of the rooms.
The next general election which is planned to happen on August this year is now taking another shape as leaders continue with their campaigns. According to the news which was shared on the social media platforms, the Azimio La Umoja leaders today held a rally in Meru county where they received warm reception from the residents.
Martha Karua who is Raila's running mate today posted photos of Azimio LA umoja rally in Meru county today on her twitter page and wrote that Andù ya Meru; muugeni! The winds of change have swept over Meru County. Led by captain @RailaOdinga, our promise is to promote growth of trade in the county under the agenda of One County, One Product.
A man in Meru County has been arrested for allegedly selling dog meat to the unsuspecting neighbours. Police officers based at Anjuki in Tigania were forced to go and arrest the said man after receiving alerts from some members that he was selling meat in his house. The area Assistant Chief together with the Police officers decided to raid his house and they were left in shock after finding dog carcasses hanging from the roof in one of his rooms.
Illegal immigrants in kenya has become a issue with regular cases of arrest. Ethiopians and Somali have been the highest in the list with cases being reported on daily bases. The latest case of immigrants to be reported is in Mikinduri, Tigania East, Meru County. According to sources the 34 Ethiopians were being transported to Nairobi then later to South Africa.
Two Police officers escaped death after one their vehicles was involved in a breath taking accident. According to a police report, it was reported today 28/5/2021 vide ob no 29/28/05/2021 at 1405hrs by no. 240921 apc(d) george macharia driver permit no. 757 that he was driving motor vehicle Reg.
A 8-year-old elliptic girl, found stranded in Mikinduri town for three days in Meru County. Brief reports by the police revealed that the 8-year-old child was taken to the hospital for medical treatment. She is currently under the care of police officers attached to Mikinduri police station.
A man from Meru has been arrested after selling meat belonging to the dog to his customers. Peter Mugambi popularly known as Amin from Kiriene village in Meru county was arrested after the area chief was alerted by the locals about him. Upon getting the crucial information, the chief accompanied by the assistant chief rushed to the place.
A pastor who chopped off another man’s hand in Mikinduri town, Meru County, over land feud has lost an appeal to have his 10-year jail sentence upheld. Meru Judge Edward Muriithi stated the prosecution team had acknowledged that Mishek Gitonga Mugambi assault Mr Jeremiah Nyaga and chopped off his right hand sevenyears back.
DP Ruto addressing Mikinduri people on Tuesday morning. Deputy president William Ruto has on Tuesday morning addressed the people of Mikinduri area which is Within Tigania East constituency in Meru county. He addressed the people despite the morning having been quite chilly, the deputy president William Ruto braced the climate and made to the his roadside address and rallies.
The big four development agenda that we initiated will be actualised under our bottom up economic model, ensuring that food security, affordable housing, universal health care and manufacturing project benefits millions of kenyan at the base of the wealth pyramid. At firm Thitha, kiengu and antubetwe trading center in Meru county, extended our support to Mama mboga, boda boda and tax operators, asked them to back the progressive hustler nation.
In recent days, DP William Ruto and his allies have been dominating headlines to their controversial sentiments. They have been attacking, insulting, and criticizing almost everyone who is not in their camp with their latest culprit being Meru county Governor Kiraitu Murungi. While in Meru, Ruto and his team decided to point their guns at Murungi but all in all, their trip was a success because they were welcomed by thousands of residents.
The Deputy President of the Republic of Kenya, Dr William Samoei Ruto ignited a hot debate online when he posted this immediately after empowering the smallscale traders in Meru County. (Courtesy photo) According to his recent post, he stated that the small farmers of Miraa like those in Kagaeni in Tigania West and Mikinduri in Tigania East will be among the pioneer beneficiaries of their bottom-up economic model that will target cooperatives for such farmers for Government financing.
Accidents have become very common especially at such a time when we keep on recording cases on daily basis. Today, it was was too unfortunate that it caught up with a certain police officer in Meru County. This came after the GK patrol pick up he was driving lost control and rammed into transformer posts.