Residents of Mitume in Trans Nzoia County are still finding it hard to come to terms with an incident whereby a man allegedly killed another man aged 40 after busting the man at his ex-girlfriend's house. Alfred Wafula, the deceased, had gone to visit his lover at her house only to meet his sudden death on Tuesday evening.
Mitume is one of the biggest slums in Kitale and is one of the place where social distancing is dispensable to the dwellers. Maumau within mitume has many mad houses which are built closely. The water is scarce and poor drainage systems making it impossible for the dwellers to keep hygiene. The air around carries a stinging smell of rotting vegetables and animal droppings. Sometimes you need to jump over small canals half filled with a dark liquid garbage mixture. Many slum dwellers live from hand to mouth.
Kazi Mtaani in Trans-West of Trans-Nzoia county registration began on Saturday 11tt of June after the applicants who applied for the job were asked to gather at the Kenyatta Stadium next to St Columbans High School. It was a bright day for the youths who have struggled with their daily bread since the outbreak of Corona Virus. Many youths flocked in the Kenyatta Stadium in Kitale Town with hopes of getting the job. The activities that were being carried out on that day were like specifying thirty workers each
A group estimated to be about one hundred of the Seventh Day Adventist's faithfuls were arrested at one of the member's home where they had gathered for an unlawful special service. The incident took place in Mitume village, Kitale town where the worshippers were raided by the law enforcers over the unauthorized worship session. A video footage of the group showed them being marched out as they sang praise and worship songs while having no Covid 19 protective gear. A member of the congregation disclosed tha
A 42-year-old man in Trans-Nzoia has committed suicide during the weekend after his wife left him over his inability to provide for his family. The man who goes by the name Francis Wachira locked himself in a rental room at Mitume location where he hanged himself. This is after his wife abandoned him for not providing for the family with their basic needs. Wachira was a father of two who worked as a fruit vendor in Kitale. His body was found dangling from the roof of the room by his neighbors Wachira before