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Isiolo’s new abattoir to be operational in six months’ time

The long wait by Isiolo residents for the opening of the region’s modern slaughterhouse will soon be over after the county government announced that it will be completed by February 2021. The start of operations at the abattoir, which is part of the government’s economic stimulus programme and whose construction …

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Equity Foundation, Covid-19 fund give PPE to Isiolo health workers

The National Covid-19 Fund Board in partnership with the Equity Group Foundation has distributed locally manufactured personal protective equipment (PPE) to Isiolo health workers who are dealing with coronavirus patients. The consignment of disposable gowns, surgical and respirator masks, among others, is part of the Sh237 million donations to 68 …

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Isiolo trader wants Sh25m for stigma over Covid-19

A Covid-19 patient in Isiolo has threatened to sue for damages after his  personal information was leaked to public without his consent. Osman Shariff, 62, was the first confirmed case for Covid-19 in the county. Shariff said he faced stigma and massive losses in his businesses after health workers at the …

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𝐀𝐧 𝐎𝐩𝐞𝐧 𝐋𝐞𝐭𝐭𝐞𝐫 𝐭𝐨 𝐈𝐬𝐢𝐨𝐥𝐨 𝐂𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐭𝐲 𝐆𝐨𝐯𝐞𝐫𝐧𝐨𝐫

Dear Governor, I have decided to pen down this letter to you sir and my hope is that this finds you well and in good health. My name is Isiolo, I am home to the sons and daughters of all, and I take pride in the fact that you are …

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Third Coronavirus Case Confirmed in Isiolo

By Whispers CorrespondentThe third Covid-19 case has been confirmed in Isiolo town yesterday, the Ministry of Health has announced.The new Covid-19 case is from a 45-year-old man who is a cousin to the second case.Sources told Whispers that the two have been staying together.Isiolo Health Chief Officer Ibrahim Alio said the …

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PRESS RELEASE: Progress Report on COVID-19 Preparedness And Response Plan by Isiolo County Government

By Wario Galma Guracha – Signed on 6th May 2020 Background On 31 December 2019, World Health Organization was informed of a cluster of cases of pneumonia of unknown etiology (cause) detected in Wuhan City, Hubei Province of China. The Coronavirus disease (COVID-2019) was identified as the causative virus by …

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Isiolo County Assembly Passes Ksh 510M Budget, paves the way for payment of pending bills

By Whispers Correspondent The Isiolo County Assembly has approved Kshs 510 Million Supplementary Budget to pay debts owed to contractors, supplies and small business enterprises for the Financial Year 2013/2017. Isiolo County is among those Counties whose equitable share has been withheld by the National Treasury since December 2019 for …

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Miraa trade banned in Isiolo County To Curb the Spread of Coronavirus

By Whispers Correspondent Isiolo County Coronavirus Committee has banned the sale and consumption of Miraa in the county indefinitely. Isiolo County Commissioner Herman Shambi addressing the media Speaking after the lengthy meeting yesterday afternoon, Isiolo County Commissioner Herman Shambi said that controlling crowding and spread of the disease through the …

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ISIOLO: Governor Kuti Announces Measures Put In Place To Curb COVID-19

By Whispers Team Even though the Governor of Isiolo Dr. Mohamed Kuti has been so preoccupied, having been tasked with the role of 21 Member National Preparedness Committee on Coronavirus also called COVID-19, Isiolo County was not left behind too in his juggling and balancing of duties among them managing the …

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Isiolo Governor Kuti Made Changes to his Cabinet

By Whispers Correspondent Isiolo County Governor carried out some changes in his Cabinet. He made the announcement yesterday evening through local radio. In the changes one new County Executive Committee was appointed who was took over Urban Development, Roads and Infrastructure. Some Chief officers were retained in their previous dockets …

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