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Ailing Boxing Legend Conjestina Achieng Taken to Mombasa Women Hospital for Treatment By Sonko

Ailing Boxing Legend Conjestina Achieng Taken Mombasas Women Hospital For Treatment By Sonko. The ailing female boxing legend Conjestina Achieng has been taken to Mombasa Mombasa Women Hospital-Rehabilitation centre where she will undergo treatment. Conjestina Achieng was taken to the hospital by Mike Sonko aboard a Range Rover and she was received by the staff at the hospital.

  22 hours ago ago
Ailing Boxing Legend Conjestina Achieng Taken to Mombasa Women Hospital for Treatment By Sonko

SPORTS

Sad, Alleged Heartbreaking Photo Of Former Kenyan Boxing Champion Conjestina Achieng Angers Kenyans

A viral photo of Kenya's former boxing champion Conjestina Achieng has angered a section of Kenyans after it surfaced online. In the photo shared by many, Conjestina looks emaciated and seems to be sick. Many have bashed the government for failing to look upon retired sports person who raised the Kenyan flag internationally.

  7 days ago ago
Sad, Alleged Heartbreaking Photo Of Former Kenyan Boxing Champion Conjestina Achieng Angers Kenyans

SPORTS

Appreciation of Legendary Veteran Boxer Congestina Achieng'

Legends will always remain victorious throughout history and as a result, I have decided to write heartfelt tribute to our very own veteran boxer Congestina Achieng'. Aka 'hands of stone' Conjestina Achieng was born 20 October 1977(45yrs) in Umiru village, Yala division, Siaya District; a 5th born in the family of 10.

  3 days ago ago
Appreciation of Legendary Veteran Boxer Congestina Achieng'

SPORTS

Sonko Saves the Day Again as He Comes to Celebrated Pugilist Conje's Rescue

Following the photos widely shared on social media of Kenyan boxing champion Conjestina Achieng' in a sorry state of health, Kenyans from all walks of life have commiserated with her situation, but none has walked the talk. Enervated by her mom's worsening situation, Achieng's only son, Charltone Otieno, sought help from the only person who had helped his family before, Mike Sonko.

  3 days ago ago
Sonko Saves the Day Again as He Comes to Celebrated Pugilist Conje's Rescue

SOCIETY

Viral Photos Of Congestina Achieng On The Streets Sparks Reactions Online.

Kenyans have shown compassion to ailing ex-boxer Conjestina Achieng', who is now living in her native Gem home in Yala, Siaya County. According to the most recent reports, the ex-boxer is now a street person who survives solely on begging. Rogers Mukolwe, a Facebook user, shared a photo of Conjestina and revealed that she is not doing well.

  7 days ago ago
Viral Photos Of Congestina Achieng On The Streets Sparks Reactions Online.

POLITICS

Goons Attack Polling Station, Allegedly Beat up Agents and Chased Away Supporters During Nominations

Alleged cases of voter bribery and apathy were reported during Raila Odinga's Orange Democratic Movement party primaries in Siaya yesterday. In some of the polling stations, some of the aspirants were reportedly missing on the lists. The primaries were also marred by hitches of voting devices.

  2 months ago ago
Goons Attack Polling Station, Allegedly Beat up Agents and Chased Away Supporters During Nominations

SOCIETY

Bodies of Two Men Wash up on River, Sending Panic Across a Village in Kakamega County

Incidents where men have been killed and thrown in rivers have been on the rise in the country with the Directorate of Criminal Investigations, DCI, doing its best to ensure that these cases are kept to a minimum. Picture courtesy. Image used for illustration. River Yala and Tana River have been a beehive of activities as hundreds of bodies have washed up on its shores with the government unsure of who the victims are that turn up with marks showing they were thrown in the river after torture.

  3 months ago ago
Bodies of Two Men Wash up on River, Sending Panic Across a Village in Kakamega County

POLITICS

Cops Reveal How Suspects Were Planning To Use Grenades That Were Seized From Politician's Car

Photo Courtesy. Residents of Yala are living in fear after several hand Grenades were found in their area during the ODM Nominations. According to the report, the Grenades were planted inside a car belonging to ODM. Gem Sub-county Police Commander Charles Chacha confirmed that several suspects have already been arrested and are set to be charged over illegal possessions on explosives.

  2 months ago ago
Cops Reveal How Suspects Were Planning To Use Grenades That Were Seized From Politician's Car

JUSTICE

'Baba Iyo Hapana' Siaya Residents Turn Down Raila's Plea

Image: Courtesy. Raila Odinga popularly known by his nickname 'Baba' has received opposition in his known stronghold Yala, in Siaya county after Yala residents turned down his plea over multi million project in Yala Swamp. Speaking to the media, Yala Swamp Advocacy Forum (YSAF) secretary Rodgers Ochieng, announced that they turned down the former premier's request to have a petition in court withdrawn.

  3 months ago ago
'Baba Iyo Hapana' Siaya Residents Turn Down Raila's Plea

POLITICS

High turn out to wajackoyah Vihiga rally

Roots party presidential candidate George Wajackoyah on Friday took his presidential campaigns to Vihiga County. Wajackoyah promised the residents that he will fix the ailing economy if elected president in the August polls. He reiterated that he will legalize marijuana farming in the county to help him fix Kenya's economy.

  10 days ago ago
High turn out to wajackoyah Vihiga rally

SOCIETY

"Head Covered With Plastic Paper" Yala Residents Say As Police Find 3 More Bodies In River Yala

Residents of Yala have called upon the government to conduct a search all over River Yala in order to find out whether or not there are other bodies in River Yala after the discovery of several other bodies which were found Dumped in the same river. Photo :Courtesy According to the reports given by a reliable source of information, it has been revealed that detectives from the director of criminal investigations have allegedly found three more bodies which were spotted by some of the residents who immediately told the police.

  3 months ago ago

EDUCATION

The fierce luo chief who flogged parents to promote education

Ever wondered why luos are regarded as the most learned fellas ? Well this is because the importance of formal education was a key priority among the luo community since the colonial era. A story is told of a famous luo chief Odera Kang'o who lived and ruled In the early 19th century.

  2 months ago ago
The fierce luo chief who flogged parents to promote education

SOCIETY

Sad News as More Details Emerges about the Bodies That Were Retrieved in River Yala

Cases of innocent people missing in the country have been reported and some have been found dead and their bodies dumped in different parts of the country. On Friday, two bodies of people were retrieved from river Yala. This is not the first time bodies of Kenyans being found dumped in the same river.

  3 months ago ago
Sad News as More Details Emerges about the Bodies That Were Retrieved in River Yala

SOCIETY

Evening Shocker As DCIs Pull 2 Decomposing Bodies Out of River Yala, One Still Missing - Video

Detectives from the director of criminal investigations have pulled out 2 more bodies out of River Yala getting the total number of dead bodies that have been found in the renowned river to 30. Photo :Courtesy According to the reports given by a reliable source of information, it has been revealed that one of the residents alerted the local police officers after spotting three bodies which are said to have been washed down by the river due to the ongoing rains in the region.

  3 months ago ago
Evening Shocker As DCIs Pull 2 Decomposing Bodies Out of River Yala, One Still Missing - Video

CRIME

Shoker After Alleged Yala Killer Cop Speaks Revealing The Reason Behind Brutal Murders

A shocking viral documentary by a Us based media station has sparked serious uproar across the internet and the country at large. According to Vice media, the shocking Yala Killings have all been orchestrated by cops who allegedly abducted the victims first. In a clip seen by this reporter, a Kenyan activist revealed that all bodies were dumped by a black Subaru, a vehicle that is highly used by kenyan detectives.

  3 months ago ago
Shoker After Alleged Yala Killer Cop Speaks Revealing The Reason Behind Brutal Murders

ENVIRONMENT

Two More Bodies Fished Out of River Yala, Bringing to 29 the Total Number of Bodies Retrieved So Far

Two out of three bodies that had been spotted floating on River Yala on Friday have been fished out as one of the bodies was allegedly washed away by the raging waters of River Yala overnight. One of the corpses had reportedly been blind folded with a piece of cloth and its mouth gagged, with the other one having a polythene bag wrapped over its head covering the face.

  3 months ago ago
Two More Bodies Fished Out of River Yala, Bringing to 29 the Total Number of Bodies Retrieved So Far

SOCIETY

One Person Was Blind Folded With A Piece Of Cloth; Another Two Bodies Discovered In River Yala

Two Bodies which were seen floating in the waters of river Yala has been retrieved in Kuna Area Yala Sub-county.Reports reveal that three bodies were on Friday spotted in the river,however,one of the bodies was carried away by the overflowing waters due to high rainfall that has been experienced in the region over the last few days.

  3 months ago ago
One Person Was Blind Folded With A Piece Of Cloth; Another Two Bodies Discovered In River Yala

POLITICS

Goons Attack Polling Station, Allegedly Beat up Agents and Chased Away Supporters During Nominations

Yesterday's Orange Democratic Movement primaries in Siaya saw allegations of voter bribery and indifference. Some aspirants were reportedly absent from some polling booths. Voting device glitches hampered the primaries. Some polling locations opened late at night. At Sakwa's Bur Lo polling station, one contestant almost lost her cool

  2 months ago ago
Goons Attack Polling Station, Allegedly Beat up Agents and Chased Away Supporters During Nominations

JUSTICE

New Details Emerge On Why Siaya Residents Allegedly Rejected Raila's Plea

Raila Odinga, also known as 'Baba,' has faced opposition in his stronghold of Yala, in Siaya county, when villagers rejected his request for a multi-million dollar project in the Yala Swamp. Rodgers Ochieng, the secretary of the Yala Swamp Advocacy Forum (YSAF), told the media that the former premier's request to have a court petition dropped was denied.

  3 months ago ago
New Details Emerge On Why Siaya Residents Allegedly Rejected Raila's Plea

JUSTICE

New Details On Why Siaya Residents Allegedly Rejected Raila's Plea

Image: Courtesy. Raila Odinga popularly known by his nickname ' Baba' has received opposition in his known stronghold Yala, in Siaya county after Yala residents turned down his plea over multi million project in Yala Swamp. Speaking to the media, Yala Swamp Advocacy Forum (YSAF) secretary Rodgers Ochieng, announced that they turned down the former premier' s request to have a petition in court withdrawn.

  3 months ago ago
New Details On Why Siaya Residents Allegedly Rejected Raila's Plea