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Several Passengers Escaped death after Another Bus Caught fire along Nairobi-Mombasa Highway

The growing number of cases of accidents have sparked panic among millions of people in the country. According to the National Transport and Safety Authority, an estimated 3,000 Kenyans die in road accidents annually despite concerted efforts by the state and the private sector to promote safety on the highways.

  25 days ago ago
Several Passengers Escaped death after Another Bus Caught fire along Nairobi-Mombasa Highway

SOCIETY

Just in: Passenger Bus Burns to Ashes on Nairobi-Mombasa Highway

Over the past few weeks, incidents of cars burning on the Kenyan highways have been on the rise with the cause of the fires not being clearly established. Picture courtesy. Image used for illustration. Motorists have been urged to ensure that their vehicles are well maintained and that they drive under the approved speeds to avoid collisions that might lead to car fires on the highway.

  24 days ago ago
Just in: Passenger Bus Burns to Ashes on Nairobi-Mombasa Highway

SOCIETY

54-seater Bus Full Of Passengers Catches Fire Along Taru Mombasa Road

A 54-seater bus full of passengers catches fire at Taru mombasa road, Nairobi County. The bus was enroute to Voi from Nairobi city full of passengers on Tuesday morning when the incident happened. Witnesses accounts revealed that the 54-seater bus had problems at its engines when the fire broke out.

  24 days ago ago
54-seater Bus Full Of Passengers Catches Fire Along Taru Mombasa Road

SOCIETY

Deadly Accident on the Nairobi-Mombasa Highway This Morning

Motorists, especially, truck drivers, are always advised to be extra careful on the highways to avoid some of the accidents witnessed in the recent past. Picture courtesy. Image from the accident scene. Prevention of these accidents should be on the first priority of drivers as safety on the roads is paramount to ensure that they still get back home to their families.

  4 months ago ago
Deadly Accident on the Nairobi-Mombasa Highway This Morning

SOCIETY

Several People Feared Dead After A Nasty Road Accident On Mombasa Road Involving A Matatu

Photo Courtesy. Image taken from a previous incident. The Kenyan roads have continued to claim the lives of innocent Kenyans for the past few months in an increasing fashion. Since the turn of the year, several nasty accidents have been reported all over the country with the latest being reported in Taru.  According to a report, a 14 seater Matatu Ferrying passengers from Wundayi to Mombasa was involved in a nasty accident that killed several people on the spot. According to witness reports, the accident occurred

  11 months ago ago
Several People Feared Dead After A Nasty Road Accident On Mombasa Road Involving A Matatu

SOCIETY

Morning Tragedy As 4 Die Along The Nairobi-Mombasa Highway

There was a tragic road accident along the Nairobi-Mombasa highway on Saturday morning which left four passengers dead.The accident involved a trailer and a public service vehicle.Image: Courtesy (previous incident) Four other passengers who survived were rushed to a hospital in Taru for emergency care.

  8 months ago ago
Morning Tragedy As 4 Die Along The Nairobi-Mombasa Highway

ACCIDENT

Traffic Snarl Up as Truck Bursts into Flames along Mombasa Road

Traffic on the Nairobi - Mombasa highway is currently piling up on the busy road stretch, near the famous Taru town. This comes after an accident was reported few minutes past 5 pm this evening. The accident, which has now blocked traffic flow on either sides of the road is worsening by the minute, with rescue efforts ongoing. Reports indicate that the accident was a head on collision, involving a trailer truck and a smaller truck. In the events that followed, one of the trucks burst into flames, making it difficult

  1 year ago ago
Traffic Snarl Up as Truck Bursts into Flames along Mombasa Road

SOCIETY

Husband, Wife And Three Children Killed In A Road Accident In Taru

The number of roads accidents being reported on our roads daily are now a matter of concern by Kenyans.There has been a road accident in Taru along Nairobi Mombasa highway that has claimed lives of five family members.The accident that involved a salon car and a fuel Tanker has claimed lives of a wife and husband together with their three children.

  8 months ago ago
Husband, Wife And Three Children Killed In A Road Accident In Taru

ACCIDENT

Highway Drama As By-passers Loot From A Truck After A Grisly Accident Along Nairobi-Mombasa Road

There was a dramatic scene along the busy Nairobi-Mombasa highway after several people were seen looting from one of the vehicle that involved in a grisly accident. According to the source, the accident occured at a place known as Taru when one vehicle was heading to Nairobi while the other was driving towards Mombasa lost control from unknown reasons and rammed head-on collusion. The collusion was too bad hence leading the Lory to burst into flames. Instead of people saving the lives of the victims, they were

  1 year ago ago
Highway Drama As By-passers Loot From A Truck After A Grisly Accident Along Nairobi-Mombasa Road

POLITICS

Mp Oscar Sudi Lock Horns With Politicians Over Raila Odinga's Statement at Athlete Tirop's Burial

Mp Oscar Sudi, has today 23rd, October 2023, accused Tarus of duping the congregation with the statement insighting that politicians were taking the moment to score points for their favourite candidates. According to Kenya Report, Sudi further termed the actions by Tarus as a circus and l pointing a finger at politicians who represented the former PM of being "conmen".

  3 months ago ago
Mp Oscar Sudi Lock Horns With Politicians Over Raila Odinga's Statement at Athlete Tirop's Burial

SOCIETY

So Sad, 4 People Have Lost Their Lives On A Road Accident This Morning At Mwembeni, Mombasa County

Photo courtesy Road accidents have been reported day by day across different counties here in Kenya.Most road accidents are spearheading due to human failure to obey traffic rules and regulations.Most road accidents when they happen, some people lose their lives while others sustaining more physical injuries.

  8 months ago ago
So Sad, 4 People Have Lost Their Lives On A Road Accident This Morning At Mwembeni, Mombasa County

CULTURE

The Duruma Community Culture

The Duruma Community is mostly found at Kwale county. The area stretches from the Taru location to Mazeras to likoni and Kwale bordering tanzania country. The community has a deep heritage as there are a couple of traditions in the area. The community have 14 clans who are headed by the council of elders.

  7 months ago ago
The Duruma Community Culture

SOCIETY

Family Of Five Have Died In An Accident, Nairobi-Mombasa Highway.

Tragedy at Nairobi-Mombasa Highway in Taru location, Mombasa county.A family of five have died in the accident.The accident was between a Vocky car and trailer.The five died on the spot.Going by the eye witnesses reports, the trailer driver was trying to overtake other vehicles in the road.

  8 months ago ago
Family Of Five Have Died In An Accident, Nairobi-Mombasa Highway.

SOCIETY

"Kifo Hakichagui" Mother & Her Three Children Burnt To Death in House Fire Likely Caused by Candle

According to the report, four family members were on Friday night burnt to death after their house was razed by fire. The incident took place at Taru in Kinango sub-county. A report released by police on Saturday, 25th September indicates that the four family members who died were Samia Kikoi, 32, Husnein Hussein, 10, Mulhat Hussein, 6, and Ilham Hussein, 1.

  4 months ago ago

CRIME

Journalist and community policing saves a stolen baby in Maungu, Taita Taveta

A four-month-old baby who went missing almost a month ago, after allegedly being stolen from her mother by a close friend was found in Taru sound and healthy. Thanks to the man hunt made by the police in Maungu , Taru, and Mariakani towns. On 16th of July this year, Rhoda Nyanjama had reported to Maungu Police station that a friend identified as Maureen who she hosted the previous night before, had stolen her child. NTV reporter Bill Otieno who investigated the recovery incidence throughout narrated what they

  1 year ago ago
Journalist and community policing saves a stolen baby in Maungu, Taita Taveta

SOCIETY

Terrible Road Accident Involving a Matatu and Two Other Vehicles Killing 6 People on The Spot

Photo Courtesy.  The number of road accidents in the country have increased significantly since the turn of the year. Several people have lost their lives while many have been rendered disabled after their nasty ordeal on the Kenyan roads.  Bad roads coupled with careless driving among motorists have been given as the main reason for the increased number of these accidents. In the last two weeks alone, the country witnessed deadly accidents in Gilgil and Taru.  Earlier today, another nasty road accident has

  11 months ago ago
Terrible Road Accident Involving a Matatu and Two Other Vehicles Killing 6 People on The Spot

ACCIDENT

Fatal Accident In Kwale Claims Boda Boda Life

There was a grisly accident yesterday at Taru in Kware alongside Mombasa road, the accident involved a truck carrying goods and a motorcycle. Witness said that the truck which was carrying goods was driving on a high speed hence the driver losing control and crushing the boda boda bike. It said that the motorcycle rider died on the spot, the accident was so crucial that the body of the victim was crushed into parts, blood had spilled all over the road. Officers from traffic department came in the scene of the

  1 year ago ago
Fatal Accident In Kwale Claims Boda Boda Life

SOCIETY

Sad Morning as Family of Five Perish in an Accident at Taru Along Mombasa-Nairobi Highway

The high rate of road accidents along the Mombasa-Nairobi highway is alarming.The accidents are mostly between trucks and personal vehicles and public service vehicles.This calls for urgent action by relevant authorities to cushion the pandemic.Today, early morning, five family members have died after their personal car collided head on with a truck.

  8 months ago ago
Sad Morning as Family of Five Perish in an Accident at Taru Along Mombasa-Nairobi Highway

SOCIETY

Five family members die in road crash

Five family members were killed in a road crash in Taru the Mombasa-Nairobi highway on Saturday morning.According to the police report, other four people survived the 5.10am crash.The family members collided head on with a trailer going on an opposite direction While they were on their journey to Nairobi from Mombasa.

  8 months ago ago
Five family members die in road crash

CRIME

18 Girls Held Against Their Will Rescued in Kwale.

Detectives raided an Islam school in Kwale and rescued 18 girls who are believed to have been held against their will.Kinango police commander Fredrick Ombaka confirmed the incident. Two suspects have aged 23 and 50 have been arrested and detained at the Taru police station.They are alleged to be the accomplices of the proprietor.Reports indicate that the rescued girls will be quarantined for fourteen days and tested for the covid-19. It is said that one of the victim who is a US citizen and a nurse by prof

  1 year ago ago
18 Girls Held Against Their Will Rescued in Kwale.