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SOCIETY

'Drama As 5 Suspects In Police Custody Escape After Attacking & Injuring 3 Police Officers

Police officers in Pokot have launched a Manhunt for several Suspects who broke out of jail. Photo :Courtesy In a news report that has been shared by a reliable source of information, it has been revealed that the Suspects attacked police officers who were on duty before breaking out of police custody.

  1 month ago ago
'Drama As 5 Suspects In Police Custody Escape After Attacking & Injuring 3 Police Officers

MILITARY

Several KDF Soldiers Injured In A Road Accident While Heading For A Special Operation In Kapendo

Several Kenya Defence Force (KDF) soldiers have sustained serious injuries following a road accident at Chesakam, along the Chemolingot-Kapedo Road in Baringo County. According to witnesses, the military lorry veered off the road and rolled several times injuring the soldiers who had boarded the lorry to Kapedo.

  27 days ago ago
Several KDF Soldiers Injured In A Road Accident While Heading For A Special Operation In Kapendo

SOCIETY

Pokot Bandits Kill 8 Police Officers in Turkana

During the incident on Saturday, September 24, the officers were engaged in a high-speed pursuit of Pokot bandits who had previously attacked a community in Turkana East and stolen animals. Unfortunately, the National Police Service (NPS) claimed on their social media that the rustlers ambushed the cops, resulting in the deaths of eight of the officers, as well as a local chief and two civilians.After the event, the National Park Service (NPS) announced that they had sent extra officers to augment the forces already present on the ground to tighten up security in the area and chase the robbers.

  1 month ago ago
Pokot Bandits Kill 8 Police Officers in Turkana

SOCIETY

Challenges in the Fight against Banditry in Kenya

Cattle rustling has been a persistent problem in Kenya, with criminal gangs operating in the Baringo, Elgeyo Marakwet, West Pokot and Laikipia Counties, leaving hundreds dead and thousands displaced. Despite efforts by the government to combat this problem, the situation has not improved. In this article, we unravel and examine the complex and multifaceted reasons behind the persistent cattle rustling among the affected communities despite the government's commitment to curb the menace.

  23 days ago ago
Challenges in the Fight against Banditry in Kenya

POLITICS

Parliament In Standstill As Junet Indirectly Attack Ruto And Gachagua, Says This About CS Nominees

In a video posted online, Junet Mohamed caused parliament to standstill as he indirectly attacked president William Ruto and Rigathi Gachagua. Saying that the region where president comes from has four cabinet secretaries including him they're five. And the region where deputy president comes from have eight CSs including him they're nine.

  2 months ago ago
Parliament In Standstill As Junet Indirectly Attack Ruto And Gachagua, Says This About CS Nominees

SOCIETY

Good move by the pokot elders to curb cattle rustling

Pokot community has been recently associated to cattle rustling. Elders from the community has condemned the act and has associated it with the way the men are taught while they are undergoing circumcision. In the traditional Pokot rite of passage the boys are suppose to take about three in the forest.

  28 days ago ago
Good move by the pokot elders to curb cattle rustling

SOCIETY

Pokot and Ilchamus Communities Sign Peace Accord After Two decades Of Deadly Conflict

Members of Pokot and Ilchamus communities in Baringo County have finally called a truce after over two decades of deadly conflict that left tens dead, hundreds displaced and shared amenities closed. Peace was brought with the help of children from both communities who have been visiting their counterparts and seeking reconciliation from the opposite sides of the divide.

  27 days ago ago
Pokot and Ilchamus Communities Sign Peace Accord After Two decades Of Deadly Conflict

SOCIETY

2 Girls Shot Dead by Pokot Bandits In a Banditry Attack in Marakwet, Heavy Pursuit Ongoing. (VEDIO)

Banditry and cattle theft is slowly cropping up. With bandits using new techniques to lobby attacks the recent banditry attacks have proven deadly with at least people killed in each invasion. The most recent attack has left two school going girls dead and their brother badly injured at Kotut, Marakwet East constituency.

  1 month ago ago
2 Girls Shot Dead by Pokot Bandits In a Banditry Attack in Marakwet, Heavy Pursuit Ongoing. (VEDIO)

SOCIETY

A Police Officer Arrested For Cohabiting With A KCSE Candidate

Police in west Pokot are holding a policeman who allegedly defiled a 17 years old school girl. The girl is said to be a KCSE Candidate. Corporal James Njuguna was arrested by the police and locals after they got information that he had locked a school girl in his house at Keringet police station.

  2 months ago ago
A Police Officer Arrested For Cohabiting With A KCSE Candidate

SOCIETY

Pokot And Ilchamus Communities Sign Peace Accord After Two Decades Of Deadly Conflict

Members of Pokot and Ilchamus communities in Baringo County have finally called a truce after over two decades of deadly conflict that left tens dead, hundreds displaced and shared amenities closed. Peace was brought with the help of children from both communities who have been visiting their counterparts and seeking reconciliation from the opposite sides of the divide.

  27 days ago ago
Pokot And Ilchamus Communities Sign Peace Accord After Two Decades Of Deadly Conflict

SOCIETY

Bandits Injured Two People as They Drove Away 150 Cattles

Insecurity in some regions of Kenya has been increasing due to the increase of bandit and crime issues. Some parts of Kenya which include Baringo county, West Pokot and Elgeyo Marakwet county have been highlighted as major areas for bandit and cattle rustling. Photo credit: Image of police holding guns.

  1 month ago ago
Bandits Injured Two People as They Drove Away 150 Cattles

SOCIETY

47 Goats Recovered From Two Armed Bandits In Turkana

The news reaching our desk is that two armed bandits in Turkana county were ambushed and neutralised by police before the ran away for their lives. The operation took place at six in the evening when a member if the community reported that his herders were attacked and forty seven goats and sheep Stolen.

  1 month ago ago
47 Goats Recovered From Two Armed Bandits In Turkana

SOCIETY

Moment of Tears as Girls Killed Few Days After the Government Had Introduced the Following Programme

Two girls from same family have been shot dead by suspected Pokot bandits in Kotut, Endo ward of Marakwet East Constituency. About 70 head of cattle were also stolen in the 10am incident. They were reportedly driven towards Tiaty constituency. The deceased girls are students at Kobulwo Secondary School (Form 3) and Kabetwa Primary (class 7).

  1 month ago ago
Moment of Tears as Girls Killed Few Days After the Government Had Introduced the Following Programme

POLITICS

Will Kuria be Impeached? See How Many Signs Have Been Collected so Far to Kick Him Out of Office

Trade CS Moses Kuria is facing a a tough battle with his own allies following his bold stance on GMO foodstuffs and the number of MPs who have signed the motion to impeach him have been revealed via KTN. Pokot south member of parliament David kosing who doubles as Kenya Kwanza's allies has so far collected over 53 signatures from his fellow legislators as reported by KTN's Emmanuel.

  2 months ago ago
Will Kuria be Impeached? See How Many Signs Have Been Collected so Far to Kick Him Out of Office

SOCIETY

Police Swing Into Action And Pursue Bandits Who Attacked Herdsmen And Stole Livestock(Photos)

Recovered stolen livestock(Photo/Courtesy). Police officers drawn from Anti Stock Theft Unit(ASTU) and their counterparts from Rapid Deployment Unit(RDU) on Tuesday evening pursued two armed bandits along Lowdar-Kitale Highway and recovered stolen livestock. According to a police report, the cops were on patrol along the busy highway when one Mr. Peter Mario a resident of Loyapat made a distress call after his herdsmen were attacked while grazing in a field and his livestock stolen by the ruthless bandits.

  1 month ago ago
Police Swing Into Action And Pursue Bandits Who Attacked Herdsmen And Stole Livestock(Photos)

SOCIETY

Bandits In Baringo County Injures Two People And Escaped With 150 Heads Of Cattles

Photo credit: Image of police holding guns Two people were injured and 5 are missing following bandits attack.Insecurity in some regions of Kenya has been increasing due to the increase of bandit and crime issues. Some parts of Kenya which include Baringo county, West Pokot and Elgeyo Marakwet county have been highlighted as major areas for bandit and cattle rustling.

  1 month ago ago
Bandits In Baringo County Injures Two People And Escaped With 150 Heads Of Cattles

POLITICS

'' I Regret Supporting Azimio'' Lonyangapuo Explains

The former Pokot governor John as Lonyangapuo had castigated the Azimio coalition as a club of tycoons and the selected few. The former governor is clear that they were not consulted on the planned demonstrations and that's why they won't attend. Here is a link: https://twitter.com/K24Tv/status/1600108741260632066?s=20&t=ERIeMYbN40501ubg4nldOg

  2 months ago ago
'' I Regret Supporting Azimio'' Lonyangapuo Explains

SOCIETY

Police Officer Arrested After Cohabiting With a KCSE Candidate, Alleged Victim Says She Is Over 18

Police officers in West Pokot have arrested a police officer identified as Corporal Njuguna who was allegedly caught living with a Minor set to sit for her KCSE Exams. Photo :Courtesy In a news report that has been shared by police officers in Pokot, it has been revealed that the Suspect who has was Allegedly arrested by police officers who caught him with the student in his rented house.

  2 months ago ago
Police Officer Arrested After Cohabiting With a KCSE Candidate, Alleged Victim Says She Is Over 18

POLITICS

MPs Threaten to Impeach Trade CS, Moses Kuria Concerning His Statement On GMO Maize

Following the comments made by Moses Kuria, cabinet secretary for Trade, Investment, and Industry, on GMO maize, several members of parliament have threatened to impeach him. Among the Rift Valley leaders who have proposed the motion is Pokot South MP David Pkosing who stated that they are set to collect signatures on Wednesday 23 to impeach him if he doesn't change.

  2 months ago ago
MPs Threaten to Impeach Trade CS, Moses Kuria Concerning His Statement On GMO Maize

SOCIETY

Three Women Die As Gold Mine Collapses In West Pokot.

Three women died while two others were injured after a gold mine collapsed on Tuesday in Nyelnyel, West Pokot District. Witness Farah Murilla told the nation that the women who were digging for gold were buried under the rubble in the morning disaster. He said the women, aged between 20 and 32, were buried alive and their bodies were pulled from the rubble by local residents.

  2 months ago ago
Three Women Die As Gold Mine Collapses In West Pokot.