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DCI sleuths confiscate 466kgs of bhang in Isiolo, one arrested

DCI detectives arrested one man transporting 56 bales of Cannabis Sativa. The bhang, which was packed like mitumba bales weighed 466 kilograms. The police were acting on information that the drugs were to be transported to an unknown destination via Merti subcountry, Isiolo. The officers were attacked by armed gang upon …

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State has failed Isiolo residents on community land

Senator Hon. Abshiro Halakhe By Abshiro Halake        Land grabbing can oftentimes be disguised as legitimate when a government gazettement is used to throw some veil of due process over illegalities.  But as the Lands ministry and county governments conspire to illegally appropriate community land, no veil can …

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Isiolo County BBI Memorandum To the National Steering Committee

By Salad Malicha The Building Bridges Initiative to a new Kenyan nation is premised on the fact that Kenya has made progress towards consolidating its democratic landscape, but much still remains to be done in addressing underlying challenges that threaten the political, social and economic standing of the country. Our …

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Isiolo residents ask DCI, Uhuru to help end land grabbing

By Waweru Wairimu ~ Courtesy of the “The Daily Nation” More than 100 victims of land grabbing in Isiolo County have appealed for a fresh probe by the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) so that justice is served. For the residents of Tuluroba, Mwangaza, Kambi ya Juu, Chechelesi, Mabatini and Kiwanjani, the predicament dates back …

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Isiolo North bursaries changing fortunes for poor families

Isiolo North MP Hassan Odha (centre) with some of the beneficiaries of the constituency’s bursaries programme. The legislator’s office has spent Sh27,144,000 for bursaries since 2017. PHOTO | WAWERU WAIRIMU | NATION MEDIA GROUP  By Waweru Wairimu  When Abdullahi Aliy from Wabera Ward in Isiolo North Constituency scored a B- …

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Conmen use DP’s name to make quick cash from hapless Kenyans

Deputy President William Ruto |Photo Courtesy By SATURDAY NATION TEAM What’s in a name? That has remained a rhetorical question since Shakespearean times, but in William Ruto, a number of people have found a way to make quick cash from others. From fictitious tenders purportedly issued by the Deputy President’s …

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ISIOLO COUNTY DOES NOT FALL UNDER LAND ADJUDICATION ACT BUT COMMUNITY LAND ACT

Whispers Editorial Land Adjudication Act is not relevant to Township (254) nor does it require any Gazettement. The Governor and his team could have just ratified what is existing on the ground through Planning and Surveying and and register all Land through Land Registration Act. Isiolo Communities Secondly the Land outside the Township has …

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Is Adjudication in Isiolo a Bane or a Boon?

By Halkano Galma The Legal Notice No. 150 should be clearly interpreted for the leaders/professionals by competent land lawyers and the full ramifications/implications of the ‘proposed adjudication unraveled by the participants and the larger public who should be equally engaged. The Legal Notice No. 150 is clearly an act of …

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CONSULTATIVE MEETING BETWEEN KUTI’S SELECT AD HOC ELDERS AND TEAM PENTAGON ORGANISED BY BCE

By Team Whispers Borana Council of Elders (BCE) organised consultative between Governor Kuti’s hand picked Committee and Members of Parliament dubbed Team Pentagon comprising of;1. Senator Fatuma Dullo- Isiolo Senator;2. Senator Abshiro Halakhe- Nominated Senator;3. Hon. Rehema Jaldesa- Isiolo County Woman Representative;4. Hon. Abdi Koropu- MP, Isiolo South Constituency;5. Hon. Hassan …

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IN THE NEXT 50 YEARS ISIOLO WILL BE THE ECONOMIC AND POLITICAL CENTRE OF KENYA

Isiolo County Whispers Correspondent The following indrastructure developments points possibility of the above dream even earlier; 1. The LAPSSET cordial has placed Isiolo as its centre with a resort city and International Airport. The airport runway is being extended by 4 klometers to take the largest planes possible. A beautiful …

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