Cover Photo: courtesy Nation Africa has carried a very sad story of Tana River County where young girls are married off at a very tender age for food and cash as the region experience worst ravaging drought. James Nyagah,the region administrator has revealed that they currently even pursuing an old man who married a 4 year off a 4 year old girl in Riketa village in Tana Delta.
A robbery incident in Tana River County turned deadly after a 3 people were shot while doing their evening shopping. A report made at Bangale police station indicate that a gang of five robbers raided the mall and ordered shoppers and staff to lie down before ransacking the cash registry.
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Comission has released a list of top 1p counties that have managed to reach their target and the bottom 10 counties that have not managed their target. Among the top counties, number one is Samburu County which so far has registered 2128 with 8% percentage, Elgeyo Marakwet, Wajir, West Pokot, Mandera, Nandi, Baringo, Narok, Turkana and Tana River County Follows in that order of merit list.
ODM factions in Tana River County have agreed to end their differences and work towards building the party ahead of the 2022 polls. This was after the ODM National Election Board, NEB chair Catherine Mumma gave them a 21 day notice to end the rift. The three factions led by Governor Dhadho Godhana, his critic Adam Barisa and the party's branch chairperson Alfeit Mumba have engaged in supremacy battles in the running of the party in the County.
The court has given a ruling concerning the detaining of the troubled Kamiti Prison boss Charles Mutembei and five others who are being accused of aiding three terrorists to escape from jail. Mr Mutembei was put on the spot after Musharaf Abdallah Akhulunga alias Shukri, Mohamed Ali Abikar and Joseph Juma Odhiambo alias Yusuf went missing from the most guarded prison in the country, the Kami Maximum Prison.
As we approach the 2022 general elections, the political environment in the country is already taking the new shape. The presidential aspirants have already started to make inroads in the country to popularize their different presidential bids. In Tana River county, the race to unseat the current governor Dhadho Godhana has been gearing up.The race has attracted the likes of the incumbent governor Dhadho Godhana, former Tana River county governor Hussein Dado, former Tana River county Speaker Dr Nuh Nassir, Bura Member of Parliament Ali Wario and former Tana River Trade Executive Adam Barisha.
According to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission the data on which is the most registered county in terms of votes and which is not well represented is something that is there for the public to see. Picture courtesy. Recently, the Commission embarked on registering voters across the country with an aim to increase the number by a large margin.
Families are struggling to survive amid the raging drought. Authorities in Tana River County are investigating allegations that young girls are being married off for food and money as families struggle to survive amid the raging drought. The region's education director, James Nyagah, revealed his officers were chasing an old man who married a four-year-old girl in the village of Reketa in the Tana Delta.
A thirteen-year-old disabled girl has received help after her story was highlighted by Citizen TV. Rukia Harun, a Class 6 pupil from Tana River County who was born without arms, is set to receive a limitless sponsorship for her studies. Speaking to the media station on Tuesday, the National Council For People With Disabilities(NCPWD) Executive Director Harun Maalim confirmed that Rukia would get a scholarship to fund her education.
President Uhuru Kenyatta donates 10 buses to various secondary schools and community groups, among them Catholic Women Association of Maralal Diocese and Marafiki Football Club from Nyeri County. The school buses were donated to Tumutumu School for the Deaf (Nyeri County), Marifano High School (Tana River County), Achego Girls Secondary School (Kisumu County), and Olorukuti Secondary School (Narok County).
President Uhuru Kenyatta has today, September 10, donated 10 buses to different schools and learning institutions across the country. The buses were donated to Tumutumu Secondary School for the deaf in Nyeri County, Marifano High School in Tana River County, Achego Girls In Kisumu County and Olorukuti Secondary School in Narok County.
President Uhuru Kenyatta today while at the State House in Nairobi has donated ten buses to various secondary schools and community groups across the country. Among the community groups which have benefited include the Catholic Women Association of Maralaal Diocese and Marafiki Football Club of Nyeri county. The school buses were donated to the Tumutumu school for the deaf of Nyeri county, Marifano High of Tana River County, Olurukuti secondary school of Narok County and Achego Girls secondary school of Kisumu county.
It has been recently been revealed that River Tana is being used as a dumping site for dead bodies. In Tana River County, earlier today police officers recovered yet another dead body by the bank of Tana River. Witnesses have come forward to disclose that the body of the deceased was identified by a young boy who was herding by the river bank.
Former Mukurweini Member Of Parliament Hon. Kabado Wa Kabado has allegedly claimed that the government can also be sponsoring those skirmishes being witnessed in Laikipia so as to postpone next year general elections. The former Nyeri legislator was speaking at Kiririmbi Show at Inooro TV on Sunday night hosted by Francis Gachuri and alongside Vocal MP for Ndaragwa Jeremiah Kioni.
Kenya will do anything to protect her territory and anyone who thinks they can take even an inch of our territory, hiyo Ni ndoto" this was part of President Uhuru Kenyatta's speech during the handing over regimental flag to the Military base based in Manda, Tana River County.
President Uhuru Kenyatta gifts 10 buses to 8 schools and 2 community institutions from across the country with an additional donation of 20,000 masks for each of the 8 schools gifted with a bus in a handover ceremony at Statehouse Nairobi. Those who have benefited include; Catholic Women Association of Maralal Diocese and Marafiki Football Club from Nyeri County.
Youths carrying the body (Photo Courtesy) Residents of Madogo ward, Tana River County are living in fear as several dead bodies are being recovered either from the river or from shallow graves. Police officers exhumed a body of a middle aged man who was buried in a shallow grave at the banks of Tana River.
Nearly all Kenyans were pleased by what President Uhuru Kenyatta did to ten schools. He donated ten brand new buses to these schools. Reactions from Kenyans indicated that these are among the many good things politicians should be doing. The transports were given to Tumutumu Secondary School for the hard of hearing in Nyeri County, Marifano High School in Tana River County, Achego Girls In Kisumu County and Olorukuti Secondary School in Narok County.
President Uhuru Kenyatta has today donated 10 buses to various secondary schools and community groups from across the country at State House in Nairobi County. (Photo, Courtesy) Among those who have benefited from the donations made by Uhuru are among them Catholic Women Association of Maralal Diocese and Marafiki Football Club from Nyeri County.
President Uhuru Kenyatta today on 10th September, Friday at State House, Nairobi donated ten (10) buses to various secondary schools and community groups from across the country. Among those social groups receiving include Catholic Women Association of Maralal Diocese and Marafiki Football Club from Nyeri County.