The August General Elections has come and ended with winners celebrating since this morning while the losers have been conceding defeat from all corners of the country after the preliminary results was tabulated. Picture courtesy. Image used for illustration. About 14 million Kenyans turned up to vote as per the reports from the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission against the 22 million registered voters across the country.
As he hosted a delegation of leaders from Samburu County led by area Senator Steve Lelegwe at his Karen residence in the afternoon of today on December 14th, Deputy President William Ruto left the crowd in stitches as he wondered how comes the former Prime Minister Raila Odinga keeps fetching a lot of votes "even without contributing in church".
Thank you my dear readers and welcome to my daily news updates. Don't forget to click on the follow-up button for more news. Security is very important in any place. It is sad to the teachers' fraternity this evening that a teacher has been shot dead by the alleged bandits in Baragoi High School in Samburu County.
President Uhuru Kenyatta termed Azimio La Umoja one kenya presidential candidate as selfless and a mentor. Speaking in Samburu County, the president dismissed those using age as a campaign against Raila Odinga. "Age is not sickness. Even the old have the skill to hold on to the steering wheel correctly.
President Uhuru's event in Samburu county today turned heroic as hundreds of residents turned up in large numbers to grace the event. That saw hundreds of residents in Samburu receive their title deeds at Kenyatta stadium in Maralal town. The event also saw President Uhuru also unveil new roads including the 65 KM Naibor to Maralal road (A4).
On Wednesday afternoon, a high school teacher was shot outside the building on July 27. Mr Cyrus Kariuki was killed when the attackers ambushed him and sprayed bullets at him. Mr Letakaithe principal traveled that the victim was on his way to a hospital in Baragoi town to receive medication after feeling ill throughout the morning.
Police Shut Down High School After Teacher Shot Dead Outside Gate. On Wednesday, July 27, police in Samburu County closed down Baragoi High School after one of its teachers was shot dead outside the school. In a press conference, police officers from the area explained that the school was closed to give officials enough time to assess the situation in the area.
Deputy President William Ruto has reiterated that he trusts anyone working at the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) as long as they are competitively recruited. Speaking during a consultative meeting with the electoral body and presidential candidates on Wednesday, the Kenya Kwanza flag-bearer stated. Residents of Mugur area in Samburu County have found relief following the construction of a new health center that was recently launched by Samburu county governor Moses Lenolkulal.
The latest opinion poll from Mizani Africa shows that at the moment, if elections happened in Samburu County, UDA Candidate Lelegwe Lumbesi would be elected with a support of 53.2 percent against jubilee Candidate Henry Gitonga Lengolos who has a support of 44.9 percent. Here is a link: https://twitter.com/Mizaniafrica/status/1544265451038990337?s=20&t=Sp0lok-fItFLsjIhp0dL3w
After one of the school's teachers was fatally shot outside the building on Wednesday, July 27, police in Samburu County closed down Baragoi High School. Police officers from the vicinity spoke to the media and said that the school was closed so that authorities would have enough time to analyze the situation.
Uhuru Kenyatta has officially resumed his campaigns for Raila to ensure he doesn't miss out in August. Uhuru took his campaigns to Samburu County where his main mission was to convince the ground to vote for Raila. Many people attended his Samburu rally to listen to what he was going to tell them.
Roots Party of Kenya presidential candidate George Wajackoyah could suffer a setback as wildlife conservatist threaten to sue him for his manifesto profiling hyenas and snakes to be animals of great value. The conservationists says that Wajackoyah's manifesto has exposed wild animals to poachers. They now ask the presidential candidate to withdraw his statement or they move to court to force him withdraw the claims.
While many have written off KANU in this upcoming polls, Kenya's founding party could still pull massive surprises in the August General elections. Recent polls from Samburu County has indicated that KANU which is an Azimio la Umoja party could share spoils with Kenya Kwanza's UDA which has for some time been perceived as the most popular party in the County and wider Rift Valley Region.
For Raila to have a chance in August, Uhuru Kenyatta has formally resumed his campaigns. Uhuru carried out his campaigning in Samburu County, where his major goal was to persuade locals to support Raila. Many people came to his rally in Samburu to hear what he had to say.
Rebecca Lolosoli is an activist behind the Little-Known village without men deep in Samburu county. She is among the few outstanding women in the country with extraordinary achievements. Rebecca founded the women-only village in the year 1991 in collaboration with other sixteen women who had survived atrocities during the British colonial rule.
Samburu County gubernotorial race is turning out to be an epic political contest to follow as we match closer to the polls scheduled for August 9th 2022. The contest has narrowed down to a two-horse race between candidates fronted by Deputy President William Ruto’s United Democratic Alliance under the Kenya Kwanza Alliance and a Jubilee Party Aspirant who is being backed by the Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Coalition Party top leaders including President Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga.
Police in Samburu County shut down Baragoi High School on Wednesday, July 27, after one of its educators was shot dead external the school. Tending to the press, cops from the district made sense of that the school was shut to permit authorities more than adequate opportunity to evaluate what is going on.
The atmosphere is sombre. Unknown perpetrators brutally murdered school principal Longewan. After the murder, the assailants escaped with 15 goats in Samburu County. Reports from the police stated that four armed men from a neighboring county invaded the location and managed to take a toddler along with 15 goats.
According to Dr David Gikungu who is the Director of Meteorological Services in the country, the rest of the country is likely to be generally dry as certain areas expect to receive rainfall. This forecast is valid in the next five days till 28th of May 2022. The regions that the Department Predicts to have a week of heavy Rainfall includes several parts of the Highlands West of the Rift Valley, the Lake Victoria Basin as well as the areas of Central and South Rift Valley.
Samburu County Governor Hon Moses Lenolkulal addressing members of the press conference. Photo courtesy. Confusion has been reportedly emerged within Deputy President Dr William Ruto's led camp the Kenya Kwanza Alliance coalition, after his ally Samburu County Governor Moses Lenolkulal openly campaigns for Azimio la Umoja Movement-One Kenya Alliance coalition candidates.