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SOCIETY

Angry Residents burn down four houses belonging to a woman suspected to have killed her friend

A woman from Rangwe sub-county, Homa Bay County, is seeking police protection after villagers threatened to kill her over suspicions that she might have been involved in the murder of her friend on New Year’s Day. The woman had to be whisked away to the Omoya police post for safety on Tuesday afternoon after a meeting convened by East Kochia Location Chief Salome Obop turned chaotic, with irate villagers threatening to kill the suspect.

  12 days ago ago
Angry Residents burn down four houses belonging to a woman suspected to have killed her friend

EDUCATION

From Parliament To Poverty: The Sad Ending Of The Life Of Highly Educated Former Nyanza MP

Former Rangwe MP Joseph Ouma Muga ( Photo Courtesy) In the world of academics where he made a name for himself, Joseph Ouma Muga was seen as a genius. As one of the first crop of Kenyan professors, the man from Homa Bay had the knowledge that could move the world.

  3 months ago ago
From Parliament To Poverty: The Sad Ending Of The Life Of Highly Educated Former Nyanza MP

SOCIETY

Why A Woman Had To Be Whisked Away From Angry Villagers In Homabay

There was drama in Rangwe Sub-county of Homabay County after a woman had to be whisked away from angry villagers who were baying for her blood. According to sources, the villagers wanted to kill over suspicions that she was involved in the murder of her friend. Photo: Courtesy

  12 days ago ago
Why A Woman Had To Be Whisked Away From Angry Villagers In Homabay

POLITICS

First Thing Raila Did When He Arrived for a Funeral Service as a Huge Crowd Welcomed Him (Video)

ODM leader Raila Odinga’s arrival in Omoche Village, Homa Bay was characterized by heavy security presence. The uniformed police officers providing security at the entrance of the venue were however not armed as people walked in and out freely. When Raila arrived for the burial of Rangwe MP Lilian Gogo’s father-in-law a huge crowd was already waiting for him.

  4 months ago ago
First Thing Raila Did When He Arrived for a Funeral Service as a Huge Crowd Welcomed Him (Video)

POLITICS

Light Moment in Homa Bay After Gladys Wanga is Officially Released To Vie For Governorship

Gladys Wanga is the current Women Representative for Homa Bay County. In recent months she has been holding political rallies in the region enticing people to vote for her in 2022 as the next governor. Today she posted on her official Facebook account that she is deeply humbled by the great honour that the people of Kochia, Rangwe constituency bestowed upon her.

  1 month ago ago
Light Moment in Homa Bay After Gladys Wanga is Officially Released To Vie For Governorship

POLITICS

Leaders Who Will Welcome DP Ruto In Raila's Stronghold

MP of Kapseret Oscar Sudi and his team have revealed that all plans have been completed in Kisumu County as Deputy President Ruto will visit the place for a two days tour where he will meet youths drawn from different professional back backgrounds also various stakeholders in the region. He will be accompanied by the governor of Migori Okoth Obado, former Rangwe MP Martin Oginda to lure supporters to vote for DP Ruto despite being the backyard of former Prime Minister Raila Odinga and he will porpulize his bottom-up economic model ahead of 2022 polls.

  2 months ago ago
Leaders Who Will Welcome DP Ruto In Raila's Stronghold

SOCIETY

Teacher From Hell Accused of Defiling Student in Rangwe Sub-County

The ministry of education assisted by police officers in Rangwe sub-county are investigating a case where a school principal is accused of dragging and defiling a school girl, inside the school dormitory. According to the reports filed by the police, the accused teacher said to have lured the victim with some money into the dormitory, before forcefully sleeping with her.

  4 months ago ago
Teacher From Hell Accused of Defiling Student in Rangwe Sub-County

POLITICS

"Huyu Aliangusha Wanaume Wengi Sana" Female Leader From ODM Party Told.

Today, the former Prime Minister Raila Odinga has met with the a section of leaders drawn from Marsabit at the Chungwa house that is located at Dagorreti, Nairobi County. During the event, Rangwe member of parliament Lilian Gogo was ushered a chance to give her speech where she spoke on various key issues surrounding ODM party nominations that are about to be conducted.

  2 months ago ago

SOCIETY

A Man Beaten to Death in Homa-Bay Days after Stealing from a Church

The residents of Kodhok Village, Genga Sub-location, Rangwe Constituency in Homa-Bay County witnessed a bizarre ordeal on Friday 2021-09-03 when an irate mob invaded the house of a 25 years old man and started beating him up while claiming that he is a thief. It said that the man who has since been identified as Byron Odanga has been living in one of the rented houses just a few kilometres from Rangwe Town for the past 3 months however nobody knows what he does for a living.

  4 months ago ago
A Man Beaten to Death in Homa-Bay Days after Stealing from a Church

SOCIETY

Photos: Why Gladys Wanga Walked Barefooted in a Church in Her Village Ward Today

Hon Gladys Wanga(Nyasuna) is the first and current Homabay County Woman Representative. She is allied to the ODM party and a diehard supporter of the party leader Raila Odinga. On Saturday 4th September 2021, Wanga humbled herself and removed her precious shoes, walking barefooted for over 2 hours as she received blessings at a church in Kochia ward, Rangwe Constituency in Homabay County.

  4 months ago ago
Photos: Why Gladys Wanga Walked Barefooted in a Church in Her Village Ward Today

POLITICS

Gladys Wanga Received Major Boost After Being Endorsed By Luo Council Of Elders To Run For Governor

Some Luo elders , Led by Maurice Odul, in Homa Bay have urged citizens to vote for a development-minded candidate instead of a discriminatory candidate while elected governor. Discrimination based on gender, according to elders from Kochia in the Rangwe constituency, is likely to dissuade locals from electing someone who can develop them in the 2022 general election.

  1 month ago ago
Gladys Wanga Received Major Boost After Being Endorsed By Luo Council Of Elders To Run For Governor

SOCIETY

Niece Fights Uncle Cutting Him With A Machete To Death After She Was Accused Of Being A Thief

A 38-year old man and his 23-year old niece have caused a scene after they were involved in a quarrel over a chicken that got lost in Kowuor Bondo village, Rangwe Sub-county. [Photo Used For Illustration] Stephen Omala, the was involved in a heated argument with his niece before being cut in the fracas.

  2 months ago ago
Niece Fights Uncle Cutting Him With A Machete To Death After She Was Accused Of Being A Thief

POLITICS

Former Powerful Nyanza MP Languishing in The Cold After A Bitter Fallout With Raila

Former Rangwe MP Shem Ochuodho ( Photo Courtesy) At the time the then Lang'ata MP Raila Odinga was keen to stamp his authority in Nyanza politics through the newly-formed National Development Party ( NDP), Shem Ochuodho was one of the people who helped him to accomplish his ambitious move.

  4 months ago ago
Former Powerful Nyanza MP Languishing in The Cold After A Bitter Fallout With Raila

POLITICS

"Stop Hiding Behind The Church, Come And Face Raila Off" Kajwang Warns Ruto

The Homa bay senator honorable Moses Otieno Kajwang has warned the deputy president William Samoei Ruto over hiding behind the church as he allegedly snatch people's wives. While speaking during a funeral service in Homa bay county at Rangwe constituency, the senator warned the DP Ruto to stop such character of hiding behind churches as he conduct his dirty act.

  4 months ago ago

SOCIETY

38-Year-Old Ex-police Officer Succumbed To His Injuries After Fighting His Niece Over Stolen Chicken

A 38-year-old ex-police officer succumbed to his injuries after fighting his niece over stolen chicken in Homabay County. The deceased; Stephen Omala lost his life at Kowuor Bondo Village, Korayo Sub-location in Rangwe Sub-county on Monday night after sustaining a cut by the niece aged 23. Assistant Chief of Korayo Alloys Odhiambo who confirmed the incident said Omala believed that somebody was stealing his chicken and keeping them to his brother's place.

  2 months ago ago
38-Year-Old Ex-police Officer Succumbed To His Injuries After Fighting His Niece Over Stolen Chicken

POLITICS

Raila Not in 2022 Presidential Contest, Makes a Contradicting Announcement

Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party leader Raila Odinga now says that the media is the one spreading rumours of him vying for the presidency in the 2022 elections. The leader has maintained that he has never declared that he will be in the presidential contest, remarks he made at a funeral event in Rangwe in Homa Bay county on Saturday.

  4 months ago ago
Raila Not in 2022 Presidential Contest, Makes a Contradicting Announcement

POLITICS

Why Politician William Odaje is A Man To Be Watched In The Forthcoming Election In Homabay

The general elections is around the corner and most politicians are doing their level best to convince the voters to vote them. In Homabay County Rangwe Constituency William Omburo Odaje who is popularly known as Nyaruath has won the heart of the residence by providing clean water, sponsoring needy students to secondary school and universities and building houses to the elderly.

  3 months ago ago
Why Politician William Odaje is A Man To Be Watched In The Forthcoming Election In Homabay

SOCIETY

Five officers deny killing suspect during arrest over bhang, released on bond

Five police officers have been charged with the murder of a man three years ago. The court heard that the five officers attached to Rangwe police station, and their colleague who was not in court, raided Silvanus Owinji's house to arrest him over allegations that he sold bhang .

  2 months ago ago
Five officers deny killing suspect during arrest over bhang, released on bond

POLITICS

Opinion: Why Kidero-Wanga Pairing For Homabay Governor Is 'Dead' On Arrival

2022 is fast approaching and many aspirants are gearing to take over from the incumbents.One county that is set to witness a lot of politics is Homabay county where Awiti has been the governor and has completed his non renewable term. Among those who have shown intentions to vie for the gubernatorial race include former Nairobi man Evans Kidero, Oyugi Magwanga while others have been rumored such as Gladys Wanga and even Suba North mp John Mbadi.

  4 months ago ago
Opinion: Why Kidero-Wanga Pairing For Homabay Governor Is 'Dead' On Arrival

SOCIETY

Homabay Man Commits Suicide after Family Refuses to Allow Him to Inherit a Widow

No one falls in love and remains wise A Rangwe man from Rang’i village, Homabay County fell in love with a widow two years ago according to legend from his village So smitten was he that villagers aver, he neglected his wife who consequently died in March of this year

  6 months ago ago
Homabay Man Commits Suicide after Family Refuses to Allow Him to Inherit a Widow