A family in Bomet is countíng losses after their main livelihood was wiped out by a tragic incident. On Wednesday morning, a farmer from Sugutek village, Sotik sub-county, diluted what he thought were acaricides to keep away ticks from his animals. Barely an hour later, the three cattle showed signs of ailment and weakness.
The election by Bomet MCA's for the position of the speaker will be held on 21st September, the position just like any other in the south rift county is being hotly contested by several people. The top two contenders for the position include William Ruto's former aide Bii Samoei popularly known as Sayaafrica and the SportPesa jackpot winner Cosmas Korir.
In the country, there are several prominent leaders who have passed away since independence. Most of them are well known by Kenyans. Some of prominent leaders who will not be forgotten by Kenyans include; Former president Nwai Kibaki who passed away this year and the late Daniel Moi.
William Ruto has mourned the death of the former member of parliament for Sotik Anthony Kimetto. After receiving the saddening news of the passing of Kimetto, the president elect took to his Twitter to condole with the family and friends. He praised the late MP in many ways.
A file photo of deputy president William Ruto. Kenyans have overwhelmingly joined His Excellency the deputy president William Ruto in mourning the death of former Sotik constituency Member of Parliament Honourable Anthony Kimeto. Through his social media accounts, he eulogised the late as having been a selfless and a leader who spoke his mind all the time during his time as the Member of Parliament for Sotik.
Benard Kirui, a male teacher in Bomet county is currently behind bars after he allegedly slept with 3 pupils aged between 11 and 13 to satisfy his bed needs. The suspect is currently being detained at Mogogosiek police station in Konoin awaiting arraignment after he allegedly forced 3 pupils of Mosoriot Academy into bed as others were asleep and slept with them.
Yesterday was a national holiday as there was the august general elections nationwide .There was a better turnout as the people came in a better number to vote for their incoming leaders .The tallying centers which were closed as late as six in the evening a d then the start of counting votes .
Here are the verified results for presidency by the IEBC in Bomet county.Here are the results as per each constituency.The Results are for:CHEBALUNGU, Sotik, konoin,BOMET CENTRAL AND BOMET EAST as follows; CHEBALUNGU RUTO. 54,817 ODINGA. 4,681 GEORGE. 133 DAVID. 50
Prime suspect behind the bizarre murder of a school principal, arrested by Directorate of Criminal Investigations detectives in Bomet County. The arrest was confirmed by the Bomet County police commander. He revealed that the prime suspect behind the bizarre murder was in police custody assisting detectives with investigations.
The former MP Anthony Kimetto died last week after battling the illness for five years. His family disclosed it after he passed away at the Nairobi hospital. he was mourned by many Kenyan leaders including the deputy president. Today distinguished guests including Senator Murkomen, are among those who will be paying the last tribute to the former MP at his home in Bomet County.
Senior Police Officer has been injured after his vehicle rammed into the private car carrying students on Sotik-Chebilat road in Bomet county. Report indicates that the students were from school after the closure of schools yesterday. Therefore the senior Police Officer was from Sotik police station and he is OCPD stationed at Sotik.
President elect William Ruto is this evening mourning the death of former Sotik mp Anthony Kimeto.The former mp in the morning and Kenyans especially politicians from Rift Valley have taken time to mourn this legend. According to president elect William Ruto,Kimeto was a level headed leader, selfless and a consummate parliamentarian who always spoke his mind.He added that they are praying for the family and friends and the people of Sotik.He finished by saying that may his soul rest in peace.
Death is very cruel and it comes without anyone expecting it. Once death occurs, it leaves the family members and relatives with alot of sorrow and grief. This evening, the new president elect Dr William Samoei Ruto has mourned the death of the former Sotik constituency member of parliament Hon Anthony Kimetto.
Sad news has engulfed the country after one of the most respected Member of Parliament was confirmed death today. According to the source, president elect William Samoei Ruto was drown into tears after Sotik Member of Parliament hon Anthony Kimetto alleged succumbed. President elect William Ruto has disclosed that Anthony Kimetto who was the former Sotik Member of Parliament has passed away.
A family from the county of Bomet is counting huge losses after their ideal livelihood was erased by a terrific incident. On the morning of Wednesday, a farmer living in Sugutek village, Sotik sub-county, simply diluted what he thought to be acaricides to wipe away ticks from his cattle.
Sad news has spread throughout the nation following the confirmation of the death of one of the most esteemed members of Parliament today. According to the report, following the alleged death of Sotik Member of Parliament, Hon. Anthony Kimetto, President-elect William Samoei Ruto sobbed. Former Sotik Member of Parliament Anthony Kimetto's passing was announced by President-elect William Ruto.
We are saddened by the death of former Sotik members of parliament Anthony Kimetto. He was level headed leader, selfless and a consummate parliamentarian who spoke his mind. He was very intelligent, hardworking and a family man. He will be remembered for the development he made in his constituency.
It is a sad day to Friends, family members and Kenyans as a whole following death of former Member of National Assembly of Sotik. Mp Anthony Kimetto was reported today in the early hours of the day. Hon William Samoei Ruto has penned an emotional message on Facebook as he mourned death of Anthony Kimetto.
Barely two months after the demise of Nathaniel Chebelion, former member of parliament for Konoin constituency, another veteran politician in Bomet county has passed on. On August 23 at 11 am, Kenya's national broadcaster KBC through its social media pages has confirmed reports that Anthony Kimetto has passed on.
President-elect William Samoei Ruto mourns a close political friend. William Ruto has written a condolence note to the family of Mp Anthony Kimetto. William Samoei Ruto wrote that, they are saddened by the death of former Sotik Mp Anthony Kimetto. He added that, Anthony was level-headed leader, selfless and consummate parliamentarian who spoke his mind.