Kilifi County Society & Culture

Kilifi county sets aside Sh100m for flooding disasters

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Kilifi county sets aside Sh100m for flooding disasters


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State pathologist refuses to release autopsy report of Kilifi man shot by police

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State pathologist refuses to release autopsy report of Kilifi man shot by police


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AP officer commits suicide while on night patrol duty

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AP officer commits suicide while on night patrol duty


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No poverty, illiteracy or hunger when I’m Kilifi governor – Kambi

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No poverty, illiteracy or hunger when I’m Kilifi governor – Kambi


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Hundreds of thousands face death by starvation in drought-hit areas of Kilifi

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Hundreds of thousands face death by starvation in drought-hit areas of Kilifi


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Four Ganze ranches to be dissolved over conflict

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Four Ganze ranches to be dissolved over conflict


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German tourist found dead at Kilifi beach

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  • AP officer commits suicide while on night patrol duty
    AP officer commits suicide while on night patrol duty

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    An Administration Police officer attached to Takaungu AP post in Kilifi county committed suicide on Saturday morning. The officer shot himself with his G3 rifle while on night patrol duty with a colleague. "After a brief chat, the victim remained in his bed as the other officer went out to take some water. Some minutes later, there was a gun shot and when the colleague went to check he found the officer lying in a pool of blood," Kilifi AP boss Elisha Ng'etich said
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    Tags: Death & Dying |  Suicides |  Obituary |  Suicide Deaths | 
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Death

  • AP officer commits suicide while on night patrol duty
    AP officer commits suicide while on night patrol duty

    , the-star.co.ke

    An Administration Police officer attached to Takaungu AP post in Kilifi county committed suicide on Saturday morning. The officer shot himself with his G3 rifle while on night patrol duty with a colleague. "After a brief chat, the victim remained in his bed as the other officer went out to take some water. Some minutes later, there was a gun shot and when the colleague went to check he found the officer lying in a pool of blood," Kilifi AP boss Elisha Ng'etich said
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    Categories: Society & Culture | 
    Tags: Death & Dying |  Suicides |  Obituary |  Suicide Deaths | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Coast |  Kilifi |  North Kilifi |  Takaungu | 

Ethics

  • DP Ruto tells Raila to fight graft in CORD counties first
    DP Ruto tells Raila to fight graft in CORD counties first

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    The bitter exchanges between the Government and the Opposition over the war on graft continued yesterday, as Deputy President William Ruto accused CORD leader Raila Odinga of double standards in the matter. Speaking at Chuka Catholic Church, Tharaka Nithi County, Ruto accused Raila of defending corruption allegations in Kilifi County. The DP claimed CORD leaders are quick to fault Jubilee in the war on corruption because they benefit from the
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    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Coast |  Kilifi |  Eastern |  Tharaka |  Nyanza |  Chuka | 

Disasters & Accidents

  • Two injured after Kingi, Kamto supporters clash in Rabai
    Two injured after Kingi, Kamto supporters clash in Rabai

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    Two people were seriously injured after Jubilee and ODM supporters clashed over supremacy ahead of a rally in Rabai, Kilifi county. They clashed along Kaloleni-Mazeras highway after a group led by Kilifi Deputy Governor Kennedy Kamto tried to block the road leading to the meeting organised by Governor Amason Kingi. Kamto officially defected to Jubilee two weeks ago after long-standing differences with his Governor, whom he accused of dictatorship and planning to disrupt the rally
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    Tags: Disasters & Accidents |  Injured | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Coast |  Kilifi |  Kaloleni |  Rabai |  Kaloleni |  Kaloleni |  Rabai Mpya | 

Corruption

  • DP Ruto accuses Raila of insincerity in war against graft
    DP Ruto accuses Raila of insincerity in war against graft

    , kbc.co.ke

    Deputy President William Ruto has said those defending corruption at the Counties are the beneficiaries of the spoils. In an attack at CORD leader Raila Odinga over the recent exposure of graft in Kilifi County, Ruto urged the opposition leader to take responsibility over the loss of money in counties under his party. And in Murang'a, its all systems go for the launch of Jamleck Kamau's manifesto as he got
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Issues

  • Four Ganze ranches to be dissolved over conflict
    Four Ganze ranches to be dissolved over conflict

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    Four group ranches in the semi-arid Ganze sub-county of Kilifi county have been identified as the cause of conflicts between local residents and pastoralists from Tana River county and North Eastern region. Kilifi County Commissioner Joseph Keter said Dola, Mapotea, Mnagoni and Birya ranches with a combined acreage of 175,478 and covering four locations will be dissolved. “As locals, you are automatic members and shareholders of the ranches, yet some
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    Categories: Society & Culture | 
    Tags: Social Issues |  Animosity | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Coast |  Kilifi |  Tana |  North Eastern |  Ganze | 

Accidents

  • Cop killed in Garsen-Malindi road accident after tyre burst
    Cop killed in Garsen-Malindi road accident after tyre burst

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    A Rapid Deployment Unit police officer died on Friday in an accident that occurred after a tyre burst. Constable Michael Lekinangusi, who was based at Tarasaa RDU camp, was driving the RDU vehicle to Malindi for service. He was alone in the car when the accident took place at about 6.30am, at Kanagoni area on Garsen-Malindi road. Magarini subounty police boss Enock Bonaya said officers found an AK 47 riffle
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    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Coast |  Kilifi |  Tana |  Malindi |  Magarini |  Garsen | 

Obituary

  • Man killed by buffalo in Malindi, residents guard body whole night waiting for cops
    Man killed by buffalo in Malindi, residents guard body whole night waiting for cops

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    A man died while his three brothers escaped narrowly when they were attacked by a buffalo in Magarini sub-county. Katana Ngalla, 22, and the others were cutting trees in a forest in Chakama when the incident occurred at about 11am on Monday. Ngalla's cousin Samson Koi told The Star by phone that he suffered chest and thigh injuries. “Four brothers had gone to look for building poles in the forest
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    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Coast |  Kilifi |  Malindi |  Magarini |  Langobaya |  Chakama |