Francis Atwoli is a Kenyan unionists. He is the current sitting and long serving General Secretary of the Central Organization of Trade Unions in Kenya. He has been serving in that capacity since he was first elected in 2001. Francis Atwoli is known to be controversial, unapologetic, flamboyant and vocal.
Former Administration Police Commandant and current Teso North MP Oku Kaunya ( Photo Courtesy) A major political showdown is looming in the battle for the Teso North MP seat with former lawmaker Arthur Papa Odera keen to make a swift return to Parliament after being ousted by Edward Oku Kaunya during the 2017 general election.
Photo Courtesy : DP Ruto in Bumula. Recent headlines on media indicate that the Deputy President has held numerous rallies within a short period of time. Well, it is indeed true that the second in command has traversed various counties selling his bottom up economic model. Recently, he has addressed a rally in Kirigiti - Kiambu county where he promised to build the small scale traders a market, Kimilili and Naitiri areas of Bungoma, Angurai in Teso North and now today a big rally in Kimaeti, Bumula constituency of Bungoma county.
Teso North constituency Member of Parliament Edward Oku Kaunya ( Photo Courtesy) In 2010 he fled to Germany on a self- imposed exile amid fears that his life was in danger with senior government operatives at the time allegedly baying for his blood. But after six years out of the country, Edward Oku Kaunya decided to return to Kenya to launch his campaign for Teso North MP seat.
Hustler nation camp led by United Democratic Alliance party leader his Excellency Dr William Samoei Ruto made a grand return to Odinga's rural backyard, Busia County ahead of his Bottom up economic approach political campaigns aiming at garnering more support from the region. Speaking during one of his stopovers at Kamolo Teso North, a mammoth of crowd turned out to listen to the second head of state.
Since the outbreak of the corona virus disease in the country, death has been taking away many people. So far, the country has already lost many popular people and again today, death did strike again this time taking away popular legislator Wafula Wamunyinyi's niece. Through his official twitter account, the prominent law maker was left mourning the death of his niece known as Elizabeth Khalayi.
Photo : Crowd attracted by DP Ruto in Teso North. The Deputy president has set camp in in Angurai, Teso North constituency - Busia county. He was received like a king and attracted a massive crowd just like he did earlier in the day in Naitiri - Bungoma county.
Tension has engulfed Apokor village in Teso North sub-county, Busia County after a man who was allegedly shot dead by police in April was spotted walking in the area. The shocking return of the ‘thug after burial’ has sent shivers down the spine of Angurai villagers.
Busia people,from Apokor Village in Teso North sub-county, have been left in shock after a man said to have been shot dead by the police and buried comes home. The man who goes by the name Daniel Orimi was shot dead in late April after he was said to be involved in criminal activities.
Residents of Olepito village in Teso North have been left surprised after their neighbour is found dead inside her room under unclear circumstances. Police picking Anjela's body from her house According to information shared on Facebook by Emuria fm, the body of Anjela Omanyala was found lifeless inside the house.
Former Teso North MP Arthur Odera ( Photo Courtesy) As he aims to make a comeback comeback in 2022, former Teso North MP Arthur Odera is one of the biggest political casualties of the bitter rivalry between President Uhuru Kenyatta and ODM leader Raila Odinga that defined the 2017 general election.
On April 29, police shot and killed Daniel Olima, a 26-year-old man suspected of being involved in illegal activity. His family in Apokor village in Teso North, Busia County, visited the morgue after learning of his alleged death, mistakenly confirmed that it was him, and proceeded with the burial, but on Saturday, June 5, 2021, a shocking incident occurred, in which the person who was allegedly killed and buried was spotted alive.
Some disabled people being carried to DP Ruto's vehicle as he makes way in Busia (Photo Courtesy: Facebook) Deputy President William Ruto has received a massive reception at Angurai, Teso North, Busia County after his rallies in Bungoma County's towns. After addressing the residents of Angurani Town, Deputy President William Ruto and his convoy were making way to their next stopover when they were met by the unexpected.
The Iteso people are a Nilotic ethnic group found in eastern Uganda and western Kenya who are believed to have migrated from Abyssinia. Due to separation that occurred during the scramble and partition of Africa, the Iteso people reside in two countries; Kenya and Uganda. According to statistics on Kenya National Bureau of Statistics database, the Iteso people in Kenya amount to 578000 people residing in Busia county, south of Mt.
Tension is high in Apokor village in Teso North sub-county, Busia County after a man who was allegedly shot dead by police in April was spotted walking in the area. Busia County Deputy Assembly Speaker Lawrence Okaale while talking to K24 Tv confirmed that the man while on a mission on April 29, attacked Angurai market and the police officers responded and shot dead one of the things.
President Uhuru Kenyatta and Chief Justice Martha Koome [PHOTO COUTERSY]. Teso North Member of Parliament, Arthur Papa Odera has claimed that Kenya needs to draw a line between the roles of the President and the Chief Justice. This is only the way to avoid the emerging wrangles between the Judiciary and the Executive.
Daniel Olima a 26 year old man ,a resident in Apokor village in Teso North sub-county had been reported to have been shot by police in April 29 after being involved in a criminal case . His family received the news and they went to the morgue and they mistakenly confirmed that it was him .They went ahead with burial plans which was done on May 7,2021.
Wonders in Busia County has continued to shock as a man who was allegedly killed and burried returns home. This happens just a few months after Steven Otieno who was thought to have died in an accident in Lake Victoria returned home during his funeral preparations. Daniel was shot dead by police in April while stealling some goods.
There is alot of tension at Apokor village, Teso North Sub-county in Busia county after a man who was allegedly shot and killed by the police in April was spotted making rounds in the area. The return of the man after his burial has greatly shocked the locals of Angurai village.
Residents of Kocholia market in Teso North Constituency, Busia County were left in shock after they caught a man eating a live snake.The unidentified man who is new in the market centre is said to have arrived there armed with a sack on his shoulder on Sunday.