Homabay county is in mourning today after a cane transporting truck rolled and killed nine people on the spot.Among those who died were three members drawn from the same family. The incident happened at Rodi Kopany. The report was as given by the county women representative Gladys Wanga.
Ipoa Probes Factory Worker's Death In Homa Bay Police Cell After Being Arrested On Theft Accusations
The Independent Policing Oversight Authority (Ipoa) are probing circumstances under which a sugar factory worker died in police cell in Homa Bay County, hours after being arrested by police on accusations of theft. There are different accounts on the demise of the late Dan Buoge, a garbage collector at Sukari Industries company, with police arguing he killed herself by hanging at the Ndhiwa Police Station cells.
Sukari Industries in Ndhiwa Homa Bay is planning to increase their sugar milling capacity from the current 3,000 tonnes per day to over 4,500 tonnes in a bid to mop out unharvested sugarcane from farms. David Okoth, the General Manager admitted that many farmers have over mature cane adding with the company struggling to clear them out.