The crime rate has been in the rise with most in urban areas including Nairobi. Leaders have called for urgent response from security sector to protect the streets from muggers including phone snatchers who have become dominant. Yesterday, Nairobi Governor Johnson Sakaja said that all Bodaboda riders should be registered under saccos to assist in identification of users as details reveal that most of the criminals use motorcycle to execute their own crimes.
Professor Kithure Kindiki, who is the Cabinet secretary nominee in charge of internal security and coordination of national government functions, revealed that he will revive the Nyumba Kumi initiative that was introduced by the late president Stanley Mwai Kibaki while responding to a question about how he will deal with security problems from the grassroots level that was posed by the vetting committee in the building that houses the national assembly.
Political tension remains high in the country as fresh details emerge on daily basis. As we speak, their has been speculations about circulating leaflets which are claimed to be commanding other tribes to leave Uasin Gishu. This comes after the arrest of 8 key suspects in this who are set to be arraigned in court.
A young man is under the custody of a chief in Bomet county after he was found driving a bull believed to have been stolen in the middle of the night. The young man couldn't explain why he had the bull and why he was driving it with haste at the time of the night.
Sen. Kithure Kindiki of Tharaka Nithi has come under assault in Kenya after posting this on his Facebook page. He posted on his official Facebook page "Nobody's vote will be swayed by the Deep State, the System, the Provincial Administration, or Nyumba Kumi. Even the exiting government's temper tantrums are ineffective.
The rise in cases of bodies found in dumped in rivers, boreholes, forests have raised questions over the security situation in the country. This has deepened the mystery over who’s reasonable for the killing and dumping of victims. Shock and fear have engulfed the residents of Joyland estate, Kakamega County, are living in fear after three bodies of missing men were found dumped in the estate.
Two businessmen were stoned to death on Sunday night at Nyamokenye in Bonchari, Kisii County. The bodies were found next to electric poles. Their identities by police time were yet to be revealed. Nyumba Kumi elders said the duo were found with stolen property before they were stonned to death.
Police in Kipkelion East Constituency, Kericho County, are investigating a bizarre incident where two ladies were found hiding dead foetuses in their house. The duo, said to have procured abortions on Tuesday, November 16 night were arrested inside a rental house in Chepseon market centre on Thursday, November 17.
President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to kick off a mega campaign to restore his popularity in the lost grounds of Mt Kenya and Rift Valley, The Saturday Standard indicates. Although the Deputy President enjoys more support in Rift Valley, it emerges that the president also has a significant support from the region, specifically in Nakuru County, Laikipia County, Kajiado County and Uasin Gishu.
A murder suspect who had been arrested after he allegedly shot and killed a Nyumba Kumi elder has been released on bond. Photo :Courtesy In a news report that has been shared by a reliable source of information, it has been revealed that the suspect who has been identified as Murangiri allegedly shot and killed Josphat Ntaragwi before he allegedly Robbed him.
A sad incident has been reported a few minutes ago of how two women from Chepseon trading centre in Kericho county were arrested with dead foetuses. Photo courtesy, image used for evidence and illustration purpose only. According to the Nyumba Kumi officer Paul Kirui the two who were nabbed inside their rental house were suspected to have committed abortions on tuesday night since both of them were pregnant and they were not married so chances of them having an abortion was high.
Photo credit: Many leaders have been running campaigns all over the country. William Samoei Ruto was one of the country's presidential candidates. Wiliam Samoei Ruto is the fifth President of Kenya's Republic. He has been campaigning across the country with Deputy President Hon. Rigathi Gachagua.
No Where to Hide For Retailers As Government Sets Plan to Ensure They Sell Flour at Subsidized Price
The government through the Ministry of Agriculture has now decided to use alternative ways to ensure that Unga is sold as recommended by the government. Peter Munya now says that they will use Nyumba Kumi elders and area chiefs to monitor how shop owners are selling Unga to Kenyans.
Morning dramatic scene witnessed in Rambugu village, Siaya county when a middle age preacher of a local church is beaten mercilessly by angry residents, after allegedly confessing to have killed an 8-year-old girl in Rambugu village. According to police reports, the angry residents of Rambugu village said to have set ablaze two houses and a church belonging to alleged preacher, after he purportedly admitted to killing the girl who went missing on the month of April.
Even as the government enlisted retailers to participate in the Sh8 billion subsidy program, Nyumba Kumi elders and chiefs will monitor maize flour prices across the country to ensure shops sell at recommended rates. The President chastised politicians for politicising unga prices and the high cost of living.
Residents of Bunyikhu village in Ikolomani Sub-county, Kakamega County have been engulfed with sorrow following the death of 3 people who died in a ruthless attack on Nyumba Kumi elders who were on a security patrol on Friday. Two of those who perished are Nyumba Kumi elders who had accompanied the area chief to smoke out some suspected criminals who have been causing security breech and substance abuse in the area.
Police in Baringo is now looking for Nyumba Kumi, one of the area's prominent church elders, after two boys aged 11 and 13 were charged. Photo: Courtesy According to a news report shared by a reliable source, the suspect, identified as Jefferson Lesoyot, stole two eggs and forced himself to escape without being detected.
Peter munya the agriculture cabinet secretary has that the government will ensure that 2kgs packet of maize will retail at 100 shillings countrywide. In ensuring that this is followed, agriculture cabinet secretary peter munya said that the chiefs and nyumba kumi elders will make sure that retailers comply with the order
According to reports, a woman in Trans Nzoia County fatally stabbed her husband after an argument about Ksh 100. According to sources, the late spouse spent the money on smokes even though it was intended for meals. According to the Nyumba Kumi official, the woman narrowly avoided being lynched by the people.
When asked by the vetting committee in the national assembly building how he will deal with security problems from the grassroots level, professor Kithure Kindiki, who is the Cabinet secretary nominee in charge of internal security and coordination of national government functions, revealed that he will revive the Nyumba Kumi initiative that was first introduced by the late president Stanley Mwai Kibaki.