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Governor Kuti Unveil County Council of Elders

Isiolo Governor Mohamed Kuti has called on leaders to shun divisive politics and work towards unifying the communities. Speaking yesterday at Isiolo Municipality ground during the official launch of Isiolo County’s Council of Elders forum that brought together elders drawn from all the communities living in Isiolo County. Governor Kuti …

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Reprieve as needy students in Isiolo get bursaries

  By Waweru Wairimu Boru Hussein, a fourth-year economics student at the University of Nairobi, who hails from Wabera Ward in Isiolo County, has been on and off school due to lack of fees and almost gave up on his studies. With no one to support his education, Hussein was …

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NCIC spearhead a mission to review peace and security in Isiolo and Garissa Counties

In an effort to end skirmishes in border disputes between communities residing within Isiolo and Garissa counties, the Commission together with the office of the Regional and County Commissioners in the respective counties and regions conducted peace and security situational analysis meetings in the wake of recent rising hostilities and …

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State will ensure safety of learners amid Covid, Education CAS Bonaya says

By Waweru Wairimu Education Chief Administrative Secretary Mumina Bonaya has reiterated the government’s commitment in ensuring safety of learners who are currently in schools and the others who will report back in January amid a surge in Covid-19 infections. While some schools have been hit by the virus with a …

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Governor Sonko’s plan to scuttle his impeachment

By Julius Otieno- Courtesy of “The Star Newspaper” Embattled Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko is deploying a multi-pronged strategy to scuttle his removal as senators convene on Wednesday to decide how to handle his impeachment. Sonko has assembled a team of top lawyers led by Cecil Miller and George Kithi who …

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GARISSA GOVERNOR KORANE’s INFLAMMATORY STATEMENT BORDERS ON INCITEMENT AND HATE SPEECH

By Salad Malicha We are extremely perturbed and shocked by reckless tribal utterances in Eldera yesterday. Governor Korane has confirmed our worst fear that he is an epitome of impunity and axis of evil. Such incendiary remarks is uncalled for especially from someone riding on a pedestal of being a …

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Elders discuss MoU to end Kenya-Ethiopia border conflicts

Kenya and Ethiopia share a 779 km border which is largely porous. People along this border are disadvantaged in terms of development, political participation, economic inclusion, infrastructure, and other public services. Moreover, they grapple with cross-border inter-community conflicts, which are exacerbated not only by Ethiopia’s political volatility and low economic …

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Governor Sonko on the chopping board as he refuses to sign budget

A group of ward representatives in Nairobi says there is a new plot to impeach Governor Mike Sonko over his refusal to sign the county government budget. The leaders, drawn from both sides of the political divide, said an impeachment motion against the governor would be introduced at the county …

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Marsabit loses second high-ranking official to Covid-19

By Jacob Walter– Nation Media Group Marsabit County is mourning the loss of yet another senior government official to Covid-19 complications. County Secretary Joseph Guyo Wako succumbed to the virus on Tuesday, becoming the second high ranking county official to die of the disease after County Acting Officer, Abdullahi Barako, …

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