Baringo County

Kiptis sweeps Baringo House, Pepee Kitambaa's widow in cabinet

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Kiptis sweeps Baringo House, Pepee Kitambaa's widow in cabinet


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Baringo Health committee to visit malaria victims after outbreak

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Baringo Health committee to visit malaria victims after outbreak


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Malaria outbreak leaves nine people dead in Baringo

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Malaria outbreak leaves nine people dead in Baringo


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12,000 Baringo IDPs demand compensation, say they were left out

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12,000 Baringo IDPs demand compensation, say they were left out


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Limited funds delay geothermal development works in Baringo

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Limited funds delay geothermal development works in Baringo


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Political parties charade lock out people living with disability

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Political parties charade lock out people living with disability


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Baringo pupils forced to learn under trees after wind blows off roofs

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Baringo pupils forced to learn under trees after wind blows off roofs


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  • Malaria outbreak leaves nine people dead in Baringo
    Malaria outbreak leaves nine people dead in Baringo

    , kbc.co.ke

    At least nine people have died from a Malaria outbreak in Tirioko Ward in Tiaty constituency, Baringo County in the last five days. Dozens more are seriously ill and admitted in various amid the ongoing health sector crisis in the Counties. Lack of medical services has now seen the locals resort to traditional rituals. Residents in remote villages can’t access the nearest hospitals located kilometers away where lack of transport and the poor road network are major hindrances
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    Categories: Health | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Baringo |  Tiaty |  Tirioko | 

Politics & Government

Health

  • Malaria outbreak leaves nine people dead in Baringo
    Malaria outbreak leaves nine people dead in Baringo

    , kbc.co.ke

    At least nine people have died from a Malaria outbreak in Tirioko Ward in Tiaty constituency, Baringo County in the last five days. Dozens more are seriously ill and admitted in various amid the ongoing health sector crisis in the Counties. Lack of medical services has now seen the locals resort to traditional rituals. Residents in remote villages can’t access the nearest hospitals located kilometers away where lack of transport and the poor road network are major hindrances
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    Categories: Health | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Baringo |  Tiaty |  Tirioko | 

Society & Culture

Education

  • Teachers use charcoal to write as shortage of learning materials persists
    Teachers use charcoal to write as shortage of learning materials persists

    , standardmedia.co.ke

    Learning is yet to resume in several schools in insecurity-prone parts of Baringo County even as Form Four and Class Eight candidates prepare for their national exams. With only a few months to the Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) and Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examinations, uncertainty has gripped learners in different schools where learning was paralysed as a result of banditry attacks that started early this year
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    Categories: Education | 
    Tags: Schools |  Teachers |  Examinations |  Education systems |  8:4:4 | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Rift Valley |  Baringo | 

Farming

  • More than 300 livestock die from nitrate poisoning in Baringo
    More than 300 livestock die from nitrate poisoning in Baringo

    , standardmedia.co.ke

    At least 300 cattle have died in two weeks after consuming highly nitrate-concentrated fodder. Farmers in Mochongoi division said the animals died within 20 minutes of consuming the plant. Charles Waseges, one of the affected farmers, said his three cows started experiencing breathing difficulties after consuming the weed he got from his farm. “My three cows died minutes after consuming the weed
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    Categories: Farming | 
    Tags: Farmers |  Farms |  Animal Husbandry |  Cattle |  Cows |  Livestock | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Rift Valley |  Baringo |  Baringo Central |  Mochongoi | 

Law & Crime

  • Laikipia farmers decry 'forceful eviction' of their workers ahead of polls
    Laikipia farmers decry 'forceful eviction' of their workers ahead of polls

    , standardmedia.co.ke

    Hundreds of people have fled Ol Moran in Laikipia West following a massive crackdown on illegal grazers. Bandits killed six police officers at Matwiku last week. Those killed included Kenya Defence Forces soldiers and officers from the Anti-Stock-Theft Unit of the Kenya Police Service. They had been deployed along the Baringo-Laikipia border to weed out bandits. Locals said the manyattas were destroyed in an exchange of fire between the grazers and the police at night
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    Categories: Law & Crime | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Rift Valley |  Baringo |  Laikipia |  North Laikipia |  West Laikipia |  Olmoran | 

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