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ENVIRONMENT

Sandalwood Worth Over 6 Million Confiscated In Samburu

Fives suspects are currently cooling their feet in custody after being arrested in possession of 1,500 kilograms of the endangered Sandalwood pieces. John Muiruri Kanyi, Johakim Losikira Lobolia, Thomas Achuka, Kelly Achapan and Francis Ekal Nadiko were arrested by detectives based in Baragoi, Samburu County along Barsaloi-Masikita road in Samburu North sub -county while transporting the consignment on a truck.

  2 months ago ago
Sandalwood Worth Over 6 Million Confiscated In Samburu

SOCIETY

Five Arrested as Detectives Confiscate Sandalwood Worth Over Sh6 Million

Five suspects are currently in custody, after being arrested transporting 1,500 kilograms of the endangered Sandalwood. John Muiruri Kanyi, Johakim Losikira Lobolia, Thomas Achuka Lokuwatuba, Kelly Achapan Lobolia and Francis Ekal Nadiko were arrested by detectives based in Baragoi, Samburu county, while transporting the consignment along the Barsaloi-Masikita Road within Samburu North Sub-County.

  2 months ago ago
Five Arrested as Detectives Confiscate Sandalwood Worth Over Sh6 Million

FASHION-BEAUTY

4 India Beauty Secrets For Perfect Complexion

In all of Asia, Indian women are amongst the most beautiful women on the continent. Their skin complexion is amazing and they have long hair, too. Indian women' s beautiful skin is as a result of some beauty secrets they have to hold on to from the past that they practice in their skincare rituals.

  10 months ago ago
4 India Beauty Secrets For Perfect Complexion

SOCIETY

End Of The Road For SandalWood Miscreants As They Are Nabbed By The Police

Five suspects are the latest visitors to be admitted to police custody after they were nabbed by highly trained commandos while transporting the Sandalwood worth Ksh 6 million. The suspects have been identified as John Muiruri Kanyi, Johakim Losikira Lobolia, Thomas Achuka, Kelly Achapan and Francis Ekal were intercepted by the men in uniform as they attempted to transport the consignment.

  2 months ago ago
End Of The Road For SandalWood Miscreants As They Are Nabbed By The Police

RELIGION

8 Proposed Guidelines Before ReOpening of Churches

The committee appointed to discuss on the re_opening of churches has finally come out with the proposed guidelines. This will help help people practice their freedom of worship but curb the spread of Covid19. The proposed guidelines are; 1. People with underlying health conditions should not be allowed to attend prayers in churches or mosques but instead, they should just follow online services at their places of residence if they can access. 2.Places of worship should look for methods to collect tithes and

  2 years ago ago
8 Proposed Guidelines Before ReOpening of Churches

CRIME

Trees of Gold: The Smuggling of Lucrative Sandalwood Trees in Kenya.

Peeled Sandalwood trees. As a typical Kenyan , have you ever said or told by someone 'kwani unafikiria nachuna pesa kwa miti' which translates to do you think I pluck money from trees. In line with the Swahili sentence, it now seems that some Kenyan businessmen have known the real trees of gold where they can pluck money from though illegally. But who cares. Sandalwood is the tree. It is a unique tree that yields fragrant timber and oil. From the biological perspective, the wood is classified in the genus 'Santalum'

  1 year ago ago
Trees of Gold: The Smuggling of Lucrative Sandalwood Trees in Kenya.

ACCIDENT

Vehicle discovered to have illegal forest produce, sandalwood, after accident

Yesterday, a motor vehicle Registration number KCB 538X was impounded at Lonyiek, Laikipia County after being involved in an accident due to over speeding. The vehicle was discovered to have been ferrying illegal forest produce (Sandalwood) by the first respondents, ASTU Police officers at Lonyiek.  The vehicle had one occupant, who had sustained injuries and was evacuated and is currently admitted at Nyahururu District Hospital under the guard of DCIO officers. The vehicle was towed and the case booked at

  2 years ago ago
Vehicle discovered to have illegal forest produce, sandalwood, after accident

SOCIETY

Police in Makueni Impound Sandalwood Worth Sh7.5 Million, Arrest 9 Suspects

Police officers in Makueni have arrested nine suspects involved in the sandalwood smuggling business.The nine who are in police custody were arrested in two raids where in the first raid, three suspects were arrested with 17 bags of the wood, while the six other suspects were later arrested with 28 bags of the same wood following a tip-off from the public.

  1 year ago ago
Police in Makueni Impound Sandalwood Worth Sh7.5 Million, Arrest 9 Suspects

FASHION-BEAUTY

Sandalwood beauty benefits

Are you having or have you been having a problem in getting rid or removing dark spots and acne.here is a natural, reliable and effective ingredient.sanadalwood is believed to be medicinal and antibacterial thus making it to be the perfect beauty product.Sandalwood is the most popular beauty remedy that has anti-flammatory properties that also helps in reducing blemishes, fighting acne-causing bacteria, removing suntans and sunburns.It also helps in reducing of ageing signs such as dry skin and wrinkles.Sandalwood exfoliates the skin keeping it fresh and strong.

  1 year ago ago
Sandalwood beauty benefits

SOCIETY

Ksh 2.4M Illegally Harvested Sandalwood Destroyed In Samburu

Government officials in Samburu have destroyed illegally logged Sandalwood estimated to be worth sh 2.4million after the conclusion of court cases on Saturday wood.

  1 year ago ago
Ksh 2.4M Illegally Harvested Sandalwood Destroyed In Samburu

CRIME

A Multi-Agency Team Intercept a Lorry Ferrying Thirty Tonnes of Sandalwood Worth Ksh.15M

A Multi Agencies team from National Police Service, Directorate Criminal of Investigations and Kenya Forest Service in Samburu County have seized a lorry loaded with thirty tonnes of sandalwood at Suguta area in Samburu central sub county. Samburu County police Commander Samson Ogello said the security team found the lorry which is believed to have been transporting the sandalwood towards Nyahururu town hidden in a bush following a tip off from the area chief. The Kenya Forest service county enforcement

  1 year ago ago
A Multi-Agency Team Intercept a Lorry Ferrying Thirty Tonnes of Sandalwood Worth Ksh.15M

SOCIETY

Woman Arrested Ferrying 250 Kgs Of Sandalwood Worth 750,000 Ksh While Enroute Mombasa.

Woman Arrested Ferrying 250 Kgs Of Sandalwood Worth 750,000 Ksh While Enroute Mombasa. A 42 year old woman by the names Beth Wambui who is also known as Ma Liam has been arrested after she was caught in Athi River headed to Mombasa while she was ferrying 250 kilograms of the endangered Sandal wood species that is estimated to be worth 750,000 Kenya shillings.

  8 months ago ago
Woman Arrested Ferrying 250 Kgs Of Sandalwood Worth 750,000 Ksh While Enroute Mombasa.

SOCIETY

6 Arrested In Possession Of Sandalwood Worth 7.7 Million Kenya Shillings

Six people were arrested along Emali-Wote after being found in possession of a sandalwood Worth Ksh 7.7 million.

  1 year ago ago
6 Arrested In Possession Of Sandalwood Worth 7.7 Million Kenya Shillings

FASHION-BEAUTY

Controlling Acne the Natural Way

Everyone has had pimples; from the time you were a gangly adolescent to now as an adult. Pimples are a bother to our facial appearance. Imagine the tension and fear when you find out that 2 hours to an important date, meeting or event, a huge pimple grows on your face out of nowhere. You just want to pop it. Acne is as a result of an increase in androgens which in turn increases the production of sebum, a fatty waxy substance engineered to keep the skin supple and healthy. Excess sebum is known to block pores

  1 year ago ago
Controlling Acne the Natural Way

FASHION-BEAUTY

Why Sandalwood is an excellent Beauty Ingredient

Sandalwood an excellent beauty ingredient that is natural, reliable and effective. Here are 5 sandalwood benefit!  Sandalwood or Chandanis prized as an excellent beauty ingredient that is natural,  powder which is derived from the fragrant wood of the Genus Santalum tree. Sandalwood essential oil is also good for treating various skin ailments. Sandalwood has a wide range of medicinal properties and therefore, it is often used as a home remedy for many skin conditions. Here are some five sandalwood benefits

  2 years ago ago
Why Sandalwood is an excellent Beauty Ingredient

HEALTH

Relieve Headache as Fast as Possible Using this Remedy

Home Remedies For Headache Headaches can be concentrated in a particular part of the cerebrum or can disseminate in the surrounding muscles and areas. Use of Ice Packs Apply ice packs to the head or tie a wet cloth around the forehead. Sandalwood to cure headache  Apply sandalwood paste thickly on the forehead. Headaches do take some time to subside with this remedy but it also calms the strained nerve endings in the optical region. Avoid alcohol consumption  Avoid consuming excessive alcohol. Hangovers can

  1 year ago ago
Relieve Headache as Fast as Possible Using this Remedy

FASHION-BEAUTY

Use a poultice of rose water and sandalwood oil to erase scars

The inflammation and healing process of a wound range from 6 and 12 months for the skin to regain it's look. According to the research there are some natural remedies that can help a wound to heal properly and faster. These remedies can promote better healing of big wounds that might require stitches.

  1 year ago ago
Use a poultice of rose water and sandalwood oil to erase scars

FASHION-BEAUTY

Ladies Can't Get Enough of These Tips and Tricks Makeup Artists Don't Want to Share!

When one is a beginner in the makeup industry, you are met with so much choices and products that can confuse and overwhelm you. That is why some ladies end up with overbaked or unimpressive facial makeup. Here are some tips to help you avoid such embarrassment : 1. Apply coconut oil as a primer before you apply make-up. Your make-up lasts for the entire day without requiring a touch up. 2. Apply coconut oil or petroleum jelly as the first layer on your lips before applying lipstick. Your lips will look moisturized,

  1 year ago ago
Ladies Can't Get Enough of These Tips and Tricks Makeup Artists Don't Want to Share!

CRIME

Police Seizes a Lorry in Samburu Transporting Sandalwood Worth Ksh. 15 Million

Multi agency team comprised of the DCI, National Police Service and Kenyan Forest Service have captured a lorry transporting 30 tonnes of rare Sandalwood in Samburu. Photo courtesy; Sandalwood The lorry was captured at the Suguta area in Samburu Central on Friday. Samson Ogello , Samburu County Police Commander,said that the security team found lorry hidden in the bush following a path far away from the local Chief. The Detectives believe that the Lorry was heading to Nyahururu town. Samson Ogelo also said that

  1 year ago ago
Police Seizes a Lorry in Samburu Transporting Sandalwood Worth Ksh. 15 Million