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CRIME

Tears In Kisumu After A Man Jumped Into Lake Victoria In The Presence of His Wife and Children

A sombre mood has graced family and friends of a fisherman in Kisumu After the man took a drastic measure of throwing himself into the deepest part of the lake a few minutes after having a little bit of Confrontation with his wife in public.  Photo:Courtesy (Previous incident) Case File  According to the reports given by the witnesses or rather passengers who were in the boat, it was reported that Samuel Otieno was conversing with his wife the entire time till he went silent all over sudden only to later throw

  1 year ago ago
Tears In Kisumu After A Man Jumped Into Lake Victoria In The Presence of His Wife and Children

SOCIETY

Two Police Officers Face The Wrath Of An Angry Mob After an Attempted Robbery In Homabay

(photos courtesy) Two Police officers from Oyugis police station were left nursing some serious injuries after colluding with a civilian and tried to rob a Bodaboda Rider. According to sources the officers who were all dressed in jungle green uniforms chased the Bodaboda Rider along a busy highway and after they nabbed him. The rider was allegedly escorted to his home where the officer requested the man some money all hell broke loose. OB Statement In a statement recorded at Oyugis police station, it was discovered

  11 months ago ago
Two Police Officers Face The Wrath Of An Angry Mob After an Attempted Robbery In Homabay

POLITICS

Kenyans Welcomes the Removal of British Queen Victoria Statue

The British Queen Victoria statue erected in 1906 by Victoria's son. The statue was beheaded in 2015 and what remains is an empty plinth, that reminds where the statue connected with colonial past used to sit. Photo:(Source/Courtesy). Following the removal of the British Queen Victoria statue in 2015 after its erection at Nairobi's Jeevanjee Gardens in 1906; what remains is an empty plinth a reminder of where the statue used to sit. Five years after the statue is said to have been beheaded and cast away. Ke

  1 year ago ago
Kenyans Welcomes the Removal of British Queen Victoria Statue

ACCIDENT

30-year-old Man Dies after Jumping From a Moving Waterbus in Mfangano Island

Travelers in Lake Victoria aboard a waterbus heading to Mfangano Island from Mbita Mainland on Sunday November 8, 2020 witnessed a horrific incident after one of the passengers jumped into the deep lake from the waterbus and drowned to death as other passengers watched in horror. It is said the 30 year old man who has since been identified as Samuel Otieno waited until the waterbus was deep into the lake at a place called Sienga in Suba-North Sub-County when he took his life in this bizarre manner. According

  1 year ago ago
30-year-old Man Dies after Jumping From a Moving Waterbus in Mfangano Island

CRIME

Homabay Fisherman Dies After Jumping into Lake Victoria From a Moving Water Bus

If you have been watching your news and listening to radio stations, you will realize cases of people taking their own life have increased and become a nuisance since mid march when Covid-19 was reported in Kenya. Some people have resorted to commit suicide due to the stressful life occasioned by the disease.  A 30-year-old has died after jumping into lake Victoria from a water bus near Sienga beach in Mbita Sub county, Homabay in what appeared as suicide. The fisherman who has since been identified as Samuel

  1 year ago ago
Homabay Fisherman Dies After Jumping into Lake Victoria From a Moving Water Bus

SOCIETY

Lamu Traders Offer Free Clothes To Customers As Special Friday Treat

User A section of traders in Lamu Island on Friday provided their customers with free clothes and other gifts as a special treat to them for being loyal. The traders, mostly those dealing in second-hand clothes famously known as mitumba, were moving around the streets of the old town, pushing handcarts and wheelbarrows full of clothes, distributing them for free to the locals, especially the needy.

  3 months ago ago
Lamu Traders Offer Free Clothes To Customers As Special Friday Treat

CULTURE

State Leaders That Have Bought Sculptors From The Disabled Artist

A 48-year-old village sculptor has set tongues wagging across the country and lightened up- the lives of many art enthusiasts after he moulded caricatures of African heads of states and other prominent Kenyan politicians. Speaking to Standard Digital on Wednesday, Samuel Otieno who was trained to draw saintly images for his church say he was not keen on art until December 2020 during a talent exhibition organised by Kisumu County Government at Kit-Mikayi in Seme. It was during the event that he had a chance

  11 months ago ago
State Leaders That Have Bought Sculptors From The Disabled Artist

ACCIDENT

Fear Gripped Lake Victoria Residents As A Man Jumped Into The Lake In A Moving Waterbus

Samuel Otieno is a 30-year-old fisherman who hails from Kanyamwa Komungu village in Ndhiwa Sub-County. He died on Sunday after jumping into Lake Victoria. Otieno was travelling using a waterbus to Mfangano island. While in Sienga beach in Mfangano North Location,Mbita Sub-County he jumped into the water leaving those who were traveling with him in great shock. Those who were with him and witnessed the incident said that he was seated in an open part of the waterbus from where he jumped into the water as the

  1 year ago ago
Fear Gripped Lake Victoria Residents As A Man Jumped Into The Lake In A Moving Waterbus

CULTURE

Kisumu Artisan Wants To Be Paid By Uhuru And Raila For Making This

Samuel is well known artist in Kisumu and today being Madaraka day he is among the people who are happy to see the head of state President Uhuru Kenyatta. Madaraka day celebration was held in newly launched Jomo Kenyatta international stadium ground where most of the people attended and Samuel is seen seated in front where he proudly display his art and springing up to pose with.

  6 months ago ago
Kisumu Artisan Wants To Be Paid By Uhuru And Raila For Making This

POLITICS

This is Samuel who is physically challenged and gets to be financially independent through sculptures

Samuel Otieno from Kisumu County has challenged many and proved the proverb that says disability is not inability. The physically challenged father of three has molded various people and objects. Among his work is are prominent leaders all over the continent which have made him famous and avoid depending on other people as many of the physically people does.  He has utilized his creativity in arts of molding into the fullest. His work was not received well at first as it described the real characters of the

  11 months ago ago
This is Samuel who is physically challenged and gets to be financially independent through sculptures

POLITICS

Kenyans React To Ruto's Candidate Win in Msambweni As ODM Surrenders

Independent candidate Feisal Bader was declared the new Msabweni MP-elect after garnering 15,251 votes in a hotly contested by-election beating ODM's Omar Boga who came second with 10,444 votes. Msambweni constituency has been a hot bed of politics for the past one month where leaders came to campaign for their favorite candidates. Ruto's camp swang into Celebration after the candidate they have been Supporting Feisal Badel was declared the winner. ODM broke silence concerning the By-elections results and accepted

  11 months ago ago
Kenyans React To Ruto's Candidate Win in Msambweni As ODM Surrenders

POLITICS

Results For 15th December By-elections And Announcement On The Next By-elections On 4th March 2021.

Yesterday Saw 7 By-elections Held In Different Regions And Here Are The Results And Latest News. Independent candidate, Feisal Abdallah Bader Salim was declared the duly elected Member of National Assembly for Msambweni Constituency and was awarded a certificate having garnered 15,251 votes. Feisal showing off his certificate after winning Msambweni by-election. Having garnered 4,566 votes (66.43% of the total votes cast) Dedeh, Samuel Otieno was declared the duly elected ounty Ward Assembly Representative for

  11 months ago ago
Results For 15th December By-elections And Announcement On The Next By-elections On 4th March 2021.