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It is Now or Never, Bungoma Youth Leaders Declare

By Dishon Amanya The notion that maturity comes with age has long been a reason for leadership attainment in African societies. Take ancient times as a prime example, leadership roles were divided based on age, where the elderly were naturally considered leaders in their places of dominion. But that has all changed with time. In the current generation, youth are trying...

Ksh1bn For Fish Plant in Lamu As Food Security Gets Ksh60bn

By Victoria Magar The National Treasury has set aside Sh 60 billion to support programs that will enhance food security in the country including the construction of a fish processing plant in Lamu county that will cost Sh 1 billion. While delivering the 2021/22 budget Wednesday, Treasury Cabinet Secretary Ukur Yattani said that Sh 7 billion will be channeled to national...

Bungoma County Reports 60 Covid Cases as Kisumu leds

By Victoria Magar Kisumu, Homabay and Siaya Counties on Wednesday cumulatively filed 34.5 per cent of national coronavirus case load. Out of the 589 cases reported by Ministry of Health Kisumu led with 100 cases, Nairobi 91, Bungoma 60, Homa bay 54 and Siaya 49. The country’s positivity rate stood at 11.8 per cent and the total number of confirmed cases since...

Former CJ Criticised President Uhuru Kenyatta

By Tim Wandabwa Former Chief Justice David Maraga has criticised President Uhuru Kenyatta for failing to appoint six of the Judicial Service Commission’s recommended 40 judges. Maraga told the media on Wednesday that he will remember Uhuru as a president who disregarded the rule of law. According to Maraga, the president’s reluctance to nominate six judges without providing justification was an affront...

Kenya Laud Government Initiatives On Gender Based Violence

By Victoria Magar In the wake of increased Gender-Based Violence (GBV) in the country, the government has committed to incorporate key services in the Universal Health Coverage (UHC) program by the end of next year. With these services, victims of Sexual Gender-Based Violence will be able to seek medical attention and other services in public hospitals for free. Currently, such services are...

Magoha Alerts Parents to Clear fees arrears or children be sent home

  By Victoria Magar The government has released Sh9.3 billion capitation funds for primary and secondary schools countrywide. Education Cabinet Secretary George Magoha announced on Monday that the state released Sh2.8 billion and Sh6.5 billion for primary and secondary schools respectively.He said the government will soon release another Sh6.5 billion funding to the schools. The CS spoke at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture...

Uganda Tightens Restriction As Covid Cases Surge

By Victoria Magar Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni further toughened virus curbs on Sunday night, including ordering the closure of schools, to stem a worrying rise in local transmissions. Schools will be closed from Monday for six weeks and most gatherings, save for weddings and funerals in small groups, were banned. Non-essential travel between districts was suspended and a 9:00 pm to 4:00...

Bi Catherine Wambilianga amwajiri mwanawe kama msaidizi wake

By Tim Wandabwa Wakenya wanazidi kumunyoshea kidole cha lawama mwakilishi wa kaunti ya Bungoma Bi Catherine Wambilianga kwa tuhuma za kumwajiri mwanawe Tessie Nakami kama msaidizi wake wa kibinafsi maarufu kama personal assistant kwa lugha ya kimombo na kumtengea mshahara wa Shillingi 363,000. Kulingana na stakabadhi iliodhibitishwa na meza yetu ya habari,Nakami,ambaye ni mwanawe Bi Catherine Wambilianga anapata mshahara wa shilingi...

Varsity students react on the proposal by the TSC to scrap the Bachelor of Education.

The student council led by president Caleb Musawa has opposite the move made by the Teachers service commission to scrap  the Bachelor of Education program in Universities from September. https://youtu.be/ih26KGfD0TM?t=12 They said that the teachers' employer should consider the decision and that the action is not considering the time factor. They said that change is altering the education system which is...

National Land Value Index Workshop in Bungoma County

By Victoria Magar Bungoma County was among the counties in the nation that held a stakeholder workshop in regards to the National land value index for Bungoma county. The exercise has been running for two years, where the Ministry of land officials go around the counties gathering information on the ground about the land value Index. The workshop started at a...

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It is Now or Never, Bungoma Youth Leaders Declare

By Dishon Amanya The notion that maturity comes with age has long been a reason for leadership attainment in African societies. Take ancient times as...

Ksh1bn For Fish Plant in Lamu As Food Security Gets Ksh60bn

By Victoria Magar The National Treasury has set aside Sh 60 billion to support programs that will enhance food security in the country including the...

Bungoma County Reports 60 Covid Cases as Kisumu leds

By Victoria Magar Kisumu, Homabay and Siaya Counties on Wednesday cumulatively filed 34.5 per cent of national coronavirus case load. Out of the 589 cases reported...