The governor for Kitui County, Hon. Charity Ngilu today toured Mwingi East in Kitui County where she issued 1866 tittle deeds. According to the governor, this is part of the ten thousand tittle deeds that she is set to deliver this year. Charity Ngilu said, "Today am delighted to deliver 1,866 title deeds to the people of Nzalae area, Migwani in Mwingi west.
Photo: A bus that was swept by River Enziu on Saturday 4th December 2021 River Enziu located in Nguni ward of Mwingi East Sub-county is deadly during the rainy season. It's called River of Doom because at least people have drowned in past years and a day ago it swept a bus full of occupants killing 23 instantly.
Since time in memorial Ukambani is well known for its Witchcraft practices. In the past few months, Kenyans have witnessed some shocking incident from the area with thugs allegedly attacked after botched robberies by some mysterious things. However in another sad incident a man’s appointment with a witch doctor turned tragic, after an altercation between them attracted a rowdy mob that came to the rescue of the witch doctor.
The fallen choir members from Catholic Church in kitui county today were signing and dancing in a circle before they could board the bus to head to the wedding. According to the video clip shared from a reliable source, the members were seen putting on green dresses as they were joined by their male counterparts in the song as they danced in a circle.
A 65-year-old lynched by irate mob after altercation with 80-year-old witch doctor in Mwingi East, Kitui County. This is after the deceased’s visit to the witch doctor ended on a sad point after they involved in a heated argument over unknown issue. Muthui Mwenga, 65, had sought the services of the witch doctor in Mwingi East, Kitui County at around 5pm on Saturday evening.
According to Mwingi East Sub-County Commander Joseph Yakan, the driver of the bus was attempting to drive the vehicle past a flooded bridge when water tides overpowered the vehicle, sweeping it into the river. The ODM leader also appealed to the same authorities to reach out to the affected families and offer a helping hand about burial and hospital expenses for those undergoing treatment without excluding those affected in Bondo, Siaya County.
Today on 04/12/2021 Enziu river in Kitui county, Mwingi East constituency near a town called Nguni has claimed the lives of at least 10, who have been confirmed dead and more believed to be injured. Investigations still going on to determine the number and capacity of the passengers onboard.
It's hurting and unbelievable to the residents of Kitui County to have received sad news today. The Enziu River in Kitui County Mwingi East has today claimed over twenty passengers who are believed to be attending a wedding ceremony. The most affected are believed to be Catholic faithfuls more so choir members who were going to grace the wedding occasion.
Eighteen (18) people were confirmed dead on Saturday after a bus ferrying choir members plunged into River Enziu in Kitui County. Ten (10) of the passengers were rescued, Mwingi East Sub-County Police Commander Joseph Yakan said. The bus had at least 30 people on board, when the accident occurred at 11am at Ngune Village in Mwingi Central.
Several rivers used as roads across the country are very delicate during this rainy season as they expose the users to uncertainties. A few weeks ago, more than thirty people lost their lives in River Enziu after the bus they were travelling in was swept down stream leading to the tragic accident.
A witch doctor There was drama in Mathuki are in Kitu County after a man who had gone to seek the service of a popular witch doctor attacked him for unknown reasons. According to the DCI report, Muthui Mwenga, 65, had gone to consult the traditional ‘medicine man’ in Mwingi East, Kitui County before the drama ensued between the two
A man of 65 years of age from Mwingi East which is at Kitui County, has been been confirmed dead following his visit to a witch doctor after booking an appointment as a client. The client who has been identified as Muthui Mwenga, honored an appointment to the 80 years old witch for consultations on various issues before the business took a u-turn and chaos erupted between the two.
A video footage on the last moments of 20 members of the Mwingi Catholic Church choir who died after the bus they were travelling in plunged into Enziu River in Mwingi East area of Kitui County has emerged. In the videos obtained the choir members are seen dancing and singing in a circle on the banks of Enziu River moments before they boarded the bus.
Mwingi East sub-county police commander Joseph Yakan has confirmed a bus belonging to St Joseph Seminary in Mwingi had a accident today. The bus which was carrying 30 passengers submerged into the flooded river at around 11am. Yakan said the victims who were mainly Mwingi Catholic Church choir members were heading to a wedding in to Nuu area before the tragic incident occurred.
Former Mwingi Central Member of Parliament, Joe Mutambu, was involved in a grisly road accident at Kavenge along Thika-Mwingi highway on Sunday night after leaving the bus tragedy scene in which more than 33 people perished when their bus plunged into Enziu River. According to media reports, his driver died on the spot.
23 people killed on Saturday evening found dead after bus plunges into River Enziu in Mwingi. It was reported that the bus was ferrying church choir members to a wedding in Mwingi when the tragic incident hit them. Witnesses say 14 people were saved from the sinking bus.
A bus belonging to St.Joseph seminary Boys submerged at River Enziu in Mwingi with several people on board. The bus was trying to cross the flooded river when it tipped over the bridge. The water tides were too strong, consequently sweeping the bus into the river. Some of the passengers could be seen screaming and raising their hands through the windows as the bus sank.
Photo Courtesy A man’s appointment with a witchdoctor turned tragic in Mwingi, after a disagreement between two attracted a rowdy mob that came to the rescue of the witchdoctor. Man by the name Muthui Mwenga, 65, had gone to consult the traditional ‘medicine man’ in Mwingi East, Kitui County before an argument erupted over an issue was was not mentioned.
At least 23 people have been confirmed dead after a bus they were traveling in plunged into the Enziu River on Saturday in the eastern Mwingi region of Kitui County. An operation led by the Kenya Defense Forces (KDF) saw other bodies recovered on Saturday evening before the operation was put on hold until Sunday morning.
A video footage of the 20 Catholic Choir members who died on their way to wedding in Mwingi has emerged revealing how they enjoyed their last moment before their untimely death. From the video shared via Kenyans.co.ke, the group is seen dancing in a circular pattern at Enziu riverbank while waiting for the water levels to drop so that they can cross the river.