Kenya Meteorological Department is responsible for delivering information concerning the expected rainfall in an area. Today on their official verified Twitter account they have delivered a crucial information to all Kenyans concerning the expected rainfall in the country. Today, on their official verified Twitter account they have informed Kenyans that a number of places will experience heavy rainfall.
Detectives from Nairobi have managed to capture two suspects who have been terrorizing the Bodaboda riders in the region and they have been thrown behind the bars so that they face the consequences of the law as soon as the police officers complete the investigation about the allegations. According to Detective Said Kiprotich, he revealed that one of the Bodaboda riders reported he has lost his Bodaboda and they has to act quickly where they managed to arrest the driver of Moyale bus who was ferrying the parts of the Bodaboda as he declared that he was given as a luggage by one of the passengers so that he will drop at Ethiopia.
Accidents on the Kenyan roads have become many and the traffic police together with the National Safety and Transport Authority are doing everything they can to mitigate the numbers. Picture courtesy. Image used for illustration. Sometimes the accidents are caused by human error while in some cases it's just bad luck that could not have been avoided on the roads due to one reason or the other.
President of Comedy, Eric Omondi was earlier today involved in a fight with Bodabodas of Kilimani area, Nairobi. The cause of the fight has not yet been disclosed but through the news and videos going around social media taken by the witnesses, it was one nasty confrontation of one Eric Omondi with a whole group of bodaboda men, causing a commotion on the busy highway.
Tension in Meru Ahead of DP Ruto’s Visit as Bodaboda Groups Claim Political Brokers Want to Use Them
The Deputy President William Ruto is expected to tour parts of Meru and Tharaka Nithi counties this week. According to details, tension is building up in the area. According to the Daily Nation, clash over handouts awaits UDA team as details reveal that a section of youths are not happy as they explain that political brokers have already regrouped as they seek to benefit from DP Ruto's handouts.
Recently some Kenyans shared a video alleging that some state agencies had grabbed the Mukuru Kwa Njenga land. The Kenyan who was identified as Gabriel Dolan asked what has the hustler nation or the handshake team got to say about it? He alleged that even the media have killed the story as well as livelihoods.
At the moment, every Politician in Kenya is trying to leave no stone unturned in a bid to remain relevant in the game as far as their political ambitions are concerned. In that connection, Kenyans ganged up against Nominated Senator Millicent Omanga on Saturday 13th of November following her post on social media (Facebook).
Image illustration. Bodaboda Riders block Meru - Maua road Despite various attempts by the state and rival politicians warning him against politiking, DP Ruto continues to do what he does best,touring the country to empower the hustlers through donations. DP took his campaign trail to Meru county on Saturday where he was accompanied by his Tangtanga allies.
In Nakuru county, two suspected thugs were reportedly burned by an angry mob after allegedly robbing a mobile phone from a woman. According to the sources, the woman was coming from Cooperative bank and was making a phone call when she encountered the criminals. [News source]
DP William Ruto during empowerment program in Embu( photo courtesy) Yesterday deputy president William Ruto camped in Mount Kenya East region for a series of political engagements. He led several empowerment programs in the region accompanied by local leaders allied to UDA party. At Kianjokoma market in Embu county, the deputy president led the first empowerment program and promised to donate money to support small traders and Bodaboda riders from the constituency.
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It may surprise you that no bodabodas are allowed in the posh Muthaiga Estate in Nairobi. The resident's association only allows corporate delivery riders. At Muthaiga Road/Kiambu Road junction just outside Oil Libya Plaza, there is a 24 hour police roadblock to arrest any bodabodas entering or leaving that estate. Domestic employees are feried only by a group of accredited boda boda riders who have access to the estate. They usually carry them to their employer's addresses and commuters connecting between Thika
William Ruto, the country's Deputy President, is vying for the country's top job. He has been touring the country, building up support for his presidential ambitions to succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta, who will step down next year. Dp Ruto is well-known for empowering BodaBoda Sacco's, Mama Mboga's, and other small traders; this is precisely what has given him an advantage in the presidential election over his opponent, Orange Democratic Movement leader Raila Odinga, and other presidential prospects.
When he toured Wetangula's Bungoma county backyard recently, the deputy president accompanied by various Members of Parliament allied to UDA from Bungoma donated a total of 15M to bodaboda riders and Mama Mbogas in Webuye, Kanduyi, Bumula and Tongaren markerts. At his final stop at Kanduyi bodaboda riders stage, the DP gave out a total of 1M to aid bodaboda riders and Mama Mbogas expand their businesses.
Road accidents are among the leading causes of deaths in the country. Being the rainy season motorists are advised to be extra cautious while using the roads as they turn out to be slippery. In Makuyu along the Nairobi Meru highway a Matatu belonging to Kukena sacco has been involved in a fatal accident with a BodaBoda operator.
(Bodaboda Riders in Bungoma) The Bodaboda operaters in Bungoma county have expressed their dissapointment after the Deputy President failed to fulfill his promise of donating Ksh2 million to them. Many of the Bodaboda operaters said that they were expecting the political rally that was organised by the Deputy President in Bungoma to be a game changer, since they thought that the would get handouts from the Deputy President.
The DP Ruto together with his close allies this week toured the Eastern region. He purposely visited the counties of Meru, Tharaka Nithi, and Embu. Has the second in command and the UDA party boss, DP Ruto toured these places, he advocated for a bottom-up economic model.
Traffic police officers have managed to visit the scene to control the traffic situation that has been paralyzed after a grisly accident on the Mombasa highway, involving Bodaboda and Prado vehicles. Moreover, the traffic police officers have revealed that the bodaboda rider died on the spot and the body has been shifted to Mombasa mortuary.
Bodaboda operators and traders are now blaming politicians for using them to get millions of money from Deputy President William Ruto. DP Ruto has been organizing meetings with small business operators in different areas across the country and giving them money to share saying it is his efforts to economically uplift low-income earners.
Two people were injured as bodaboda riders protests against the bribery and arrest of their colleagues by police at Naivas Ruaraka Bridge, Nairobi County. The enraged riders were joined by their Ruaraka Bodaboda chairman together with other traders who accused the security officers in the area of taking advantage of the 10pm-4am curfew to solicit bribes.