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Fresh produce export volumes at Eldoret airport rise ten-fold
The airport’s manager Walter Agong’ said the facility can export up to 150 tonnes of fresh produce.
By Lynn Kolongei 20 days ago
Fresh produce export volumes at Eldoret airport rise ten-fold
Court told how woman clobbered man to death for failing to pay for githeri worth Sh20
George Okoth, a carpenter, met his death on the evening of August 9, 2020, in Munyaka estate on the outskirts of Eldoret town.
By Lynn Kolongei 20 days ago
Court told how woman clobbered man to death for failing to pay for githeri worth Sh20
Kefri seed project seeks to attain 10 per cent forest cover
The seeds will also be distributed to about 4,800 schools, TVETs and tertiary institutions, to enable the plantation of more than two billion seedlings of different types of trees a year.
By Lynn Kolongei 21 days ago
Kefri seed project seeks to attain 10 per cent forest cover
Unions call for dialogue with Moi varsity over redundancy plans
UASU chapter secretary Dr Busolo Wegesa said it was wrong for the university management to take such action without involving all stakeholders.
By Lynn Kolongei 1 month ago
Unions call for dialogue with Moi varsity over redundancy plans
Judge faults DPP for five-year delay in prosecuting man for murder
In the case, Eric Alumasa is accused of the murder of Viola Chepchirchir between July 8 and 10, 2017, at Chemoni in Nandi County.
By Lynn Kolongei 1 month ago
Judge faults DPP for five-year delay in prosecuting man for murder
Uhuru presides over his last KDF pass out parade
President Kenyatta commended KDF for their commitment and service to the country throughout his 10 year-term and even going beyond their core mandate by taking up other roles.
By Lynn Kolongei 1 month ago
Uhuru presides over his last KDF pass out parade
Rotich tells court he wants plea bargain in athlete's murder trial
Agnes Tirop was found dead in her house in Iten, Elgeyo Marakwet County, on October 13, 2021.
By Lynn Kolongei 1 month ago
Rotich tells court he wants plea bargain in athlete's murder trial
Court says house matrimonial property after man locked his estranged wife out
The judge declared the property was acquired through the couple's contributions.
By Lynn Kolongei 1 month ago
Court says house matrimonial property after man locked his estranged wife out
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Ivy Wangeci: Court told suspect confessed he hacked medical student to death
Kinuthia said that he catered for the deceased’s birthday parties and on the fateful day, he had travelled to Eldoret to attend her birthday party scheduled for April 10, 2019.
By Lynn Kolongei 1 month ago
Ivy Wangeci: Court told suspect confessed he hacked medical student to death
Court mediates 25,000-acre land row pitting squatters, Too family
The court granted stay orders preventing both parties from interfering with the disputed land until a pending appeal is heard and determined.
By Lynn Kolongei 1 month ago
Court mediates 25,000-acre land row pitting squatters, Too family
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Matha Karua: I'll make a better deputy president
Martha Karua says disrespecting the head of state sets a bad example for the whole country. ‘I do not mean you should not correct your boss, but do so wisely’.
By Lynn Kolongei 1 month ago
Matha Karua: I'll make a better deputy president
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MP Mishra faces tough battle as he seeks to break one-term jinx
Save for 1992, Kesses has never elected an MP for more than one term since independence. Mishra is defending his seat as an independent candidate in a UDA stronghold.
By Lynn Kolongei 1 month ago
MP Mishra faces tough battle as he seeks to break one-term jinx
Man arraigned in court over wife's brutal murder
The casual labourer was arrested by the police on May 6, 2022.
By Lynn Kolongei 2 months ago
Man arraigned in court over wife's brutal murder
Judge dismisses two brothers' claim to property owned by grandfather
Justice Reuben Nyakundi stated in his judgment that there was no estate left by the deceased – Samuel Wakaimba – that his sons could inherit or be listed as administrators.
By Lynn Kolongei 2 months ago
Judge dismisses two brothers' claim to property owned by grandfather
MPs Sudi, Mishra cleared by IEBC to defend seats
Uasin Gishu Governor Jackson Mandago was also cleared to contest for the county senate seat at the IEBC County headquarters at Kenmosa Village.
By Lynn Kolongei 2 months ago
MPs Sudi, Mishra cleared by IEBC to defend seats
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Desperate farmers use detergents and pepper to fight army worms
Maize farmers in parts of the North Rift are staring at huge losses as destructive fall armyworms invade their farms. The pests are destroying maize plantations.
By Lynn Kolongei 2 months ago
Desperate farmers use detergents and pepper to fight army worms
Farmers in North Rift oppose plans to import maize
Kenya National Farmers Federation said the government should focus on improving market prices rather than importing maize when farmers have hundreds of bags in their stores.
By Lynn Kolongei 2 months ago
Farmers in North Rift oppose plans to import maize
Court says State acquired prime Eldoret land from owner legally
Uasin Gishu farmer Kiptalam Arap Cherunya had moved to court seeking to reclaim his land, which the government had acquired and gazetted in March 1978.
By Lynn Kolongei 2 months ago
Court says State acquired prime Eldoret land from owner legally
Police ordered to trace minor in incest case for DNA test
The Magistrate's Court in Maseno had found Onyiwo guilty of incest.
By Lynn Kolongei 2 months ago
Police ordered to trace minor in incest case for DNA test
Centre where cancer survivors find hope, skills to earn a living
Creation Hive Centre is a craft and a social enterprise that works with persons affected by cancer, HIV and other chronic illnesses, disabilities, women, and other underserved groups.
By Lynn Kolongei 2 months ago
Centre where cancer survivors find hope, skills to earn a living
Late MP's children bid to take part in property case flops
Eight siblings of former MP William Cherop Murgor wanted to be enjoined in the proceedings of the case which has been pending in court for the last 10 years.
By Lynn Kolongei 2 months ago
Late MP's children bid to take part in property case flops
Court upholds sentence for man who killed cousin
The Court of Appeal in Malindi has upheld a 30-year sentence term imposed on a man who was convicted of murdering his cousin two years ago.
By Lynn Kolongei 2 months ago
Court upholds sentence for man who killed cousin
Agnes Tirop murder suspect Ibrahim Rotich denied bail
Justice Nyakundi says the prosecution had raised compelling reasons to warrant the denial of bond/bail to Ibrahim Rotich, the prime suspect in the death of Agnes Tirop.
By Lynn Kolongei 2 months ago
Agnes Tirop murder suspect Ibrahim Rotich denied bail
Incest: Man to serve 25 years after life sentence is revised
The appellant had also disputed the girl’s age, saying it had not been proven. But Justice Kamau said the age could be proven by common sense.
By Lynn Kolongei 2 months ago
Incest: Man to serve 25 years after life sentence is revised
Twin sisters Natalia and Natasha Obuchi take up their slots at Lugulu Girls'
It was a moment of joy for 14-year-old twins after their dream to join the same secondary school was fulfilled.
By Lynn Kolongei 3 months ago
Twin sisters Natalia and Natasha Obuchi take up their slots at Lugulu Girls'
Appeal court upholds death sentence against two bothers
The Court of Appeal has for the second time upheld a death sentence imposed on two brothers for murdering four people seven years ago.
By Lynn Kolongei 3 months ago
Appeal court upholds death sentence against two bothers
Man who raped granny will now serve 25 years
A man who had been sentenced to 40 years in prison for raping his 90-year-old grandmother will now serve 25 years, following a second appeal.
By Lynn Kolongei 3 months ago
Man who raped granny will now serve 25 years
Kenya Kwanza leaders slam Uhuru for hitting out at Ruto
Kenya-Kwanza Alliance leaders have turned the heat on President Uhuru Kenyatta over claims that Deputy President William Ruto failed to support his administration.
By Lynn Kolongei 3 months ago
Kenya Kwanza leaders slam Uhuru for hitting out at Ruto
Not even KCPE and KCSE grades could set apart identical twins
Five years ago, twins Chelsea Sagala and Brook Sagala scored 380 marks in their KCSE at Kakamega Hill School Junior.
By Lynn Kolongei 3 months ago
Not even KCPE and KCSE grades could set apart identical twins
Reprieve for man sentenced to 20 years in prison for robbery
The High Court in Homa Bay has freed a man who had been sentenced to 20 years in prison after for robbery with violence.
By Lynn Kolongei 3 months ago
Reprieve for man sentenced to 20 years in prison for robbery
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Autopsy reveals how Kenyan-born Bahraini athlete Damaris Muthee was killed
Kenyan-born Bahrain athlete Damaris Muthee whose decomposing body was found in a house in Iten on Tuesday was strangled, an autopsy has shown.
By Lynn Kolongei 3 months ago
Autopsy reveals how Kenyan-born Bahraini athlete Damaris Muthee was killed
Low voter turnout in repeat Moiben UDA primaries
The repeat United Democratic Alliance nominations in Moiben Constituency recorded a low voter turnout yesterday. 
By Lynn Kolongei 3 months ago
Low voter turnout in repeat Moiben UDA primaries
Court orders retrial of convict jailed for 17 years in sodomy case
The High Court has ordered a retrial of a convict jailed for 17 years for sodomising his three-year-old son and assaulting him.
By Lynn Kolongei 3 months ago
Court orders retrial of convict jailed for 17 years in sodomy case
Protests rock UDA nominations as losers call for fresh vote
Uasin Gishu governor aspirant Julius Bitok called for the rejection of all the results from the county, claiming the nominations were marred by irregularities.
By Lynn Kolongei 3 months ago
Protests rock UDA nominations as losers call for fresh vote
Mandago says Uasin Gishu will continue sponsoring Eldoret Marathon
Jackson Mandago, who is the patron of the Eldoret City Marathon, yesterday promised to hand over the race’s sponsorship to the next governor
By Lynn Kolongei 3 months ago
Mandago says Uasin Gishu will continue sponsoring Eldoret Marathon
Eldowas leads tree-planting fete at the expansive Kaptagat Forest
More than 200 indigenous trees were planted in Kaptagat Forest yesterday. In 2020, Kaptagat was gazetted as a critical water tower.
By Lynn Kolongei 3 months ago
Eldowas leads tree-planting fete at the expansive Kaptagat Forest
Eldoret City Marathon lives up to expectations [Photos]
At Eldoret town, hundreds of residents showed up along the roads, cheering the athletes and encouraging them to complete the races.
By Lynn Kolongei 3 months ago
Eldoret City Marathon lives up to expectations [Photos]
Multi-billion road projects bring security, joy and development to North Rift
Ongoing construction of Sh38b Lokichar-Nakodok Road in Turkana has reduced insecurity and enhanced development.
By Lynn Kolongei 3 months ago
Multi-billion road projects bring security, joy and development to North Rift
Environment conservation tops agenda at inaugural climate action conference in Eldoret
The conference organised by the Eldoret Water and Sanitation Company (Eldowas) kicks off a series of events that will culminate in the Eldoret City Marathon, now in its fourth edition.
By Lynn Kolongei 3 months ago
Environment conservation tops agenda at inaugural climate action conference in Eldoret
DPP flagged after dragging murder case for almost four years
A court in Homa Bay has faulted the office of the Director of Public Prosecution for dragging a murder case.
By Lynn Kolongei 4 months ago
DPP flagged after dragging murder case for almost four years