Kwale County

Two TUM staff killed in suspected al Shabaab attack in Kwale

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Two TUM staff killed in suspected al Shabaab attack in Kwale


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Respect Raila Odinga, Kwale NASA leaders tell DP Ruto

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Respect Raila Odinga, Kwale NASA leaders tell DP Ruto


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Kwale methadone clinic to help 4,500 heroin addicts recover

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Kwale methadone clinic to help 4,500 heroin addicts recover


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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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Police link al Shabaab to killing of two officers at Kwale church

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Police link al Shabaab to killing of two officers at Kwale church


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NASA guns for Kwale Speaker seat to quell Mvurya support

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NASA guns for Kwale Speaker seat to quell Mvurya support


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Why 'sibling rivalry' will be NASA's undoing in polls

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Why 'sibling rivalry' will be NASA's undoing in polls


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  • Political parties charade lock out people living with disability
    Political parties charade lock out people living with disability

    , standardmedia.co.ke

    Minority groups across the country have been locked out of nomination as political parties reward cronies and family members with the slots. The most affected are people with disability who are visibly missing from a number of county assemblies. In at least 17 counties, including Kwale, Kilifi, Taita Taveta, Makueni, Nyandarua, Nyeri, Murang'a, Turkana, West Pokot, Baringo, Laikipia, Nakuru, Narok, Kericho, Bungoma, Busia and Kisii, no single person living with disability was nominated
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    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Kwale |  Kilifi |  Makueni |  Nyandarua |  Nyeri |  Turkana |  Baringo |  Laikipia |  Nakuru |  Narok |  Kericho | 

Politics & Government

  • Political parties charade lock out people living with disability
    Political parties charade lock out people living with disability

    , standardmedia.co.ke

    Minority groups across the country have been locked out of nomination as political parties reward cronies and family members with the slots. The most affected are people with disability who are visibly missing from a number of county assemblies. In at least 17 counties, including Kwale, Kilifi, Taita Taveta, Makueni, Nyandarua, Nyeri, Murang'a, Turkana, West Pokot, Baringo, Laikipia, Nakuru, Narok, Kericho, Bungoma, Busia and Kisii, no single person living with disability was nominated
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    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Kwale |  Kilifi |  Makueni |  Nyandarua |  Nyeri |  Turkana |  Baringo |  Laikipia |  Nakuru |  Narok |  Kericho | 

Sports

  • Schools basketball game called off due to tension
    Schools basketball game called off due to tension

    , standardmedia.co.ke

    A secondary school basketball game had to be called off in Matuga sub-country, in Kwale County, as students from two fierce rivals schools almost came to blows over the weekend. The games hosted at Kaya Tiwi School started well on day one, but threatened to boil over when the hosts’ boys basketball team came up against Shimba Hills. Word went round that a student from Kaya Tiwi had been injured
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    Categories: Sports |  Education | 
    Tags: Basketball |  Schools |  Students | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Coast |  Kwale |  Matuga | 

Business

  • The snake charmer with a bulging purse
    The snake charmer with a bulging purse

    , standardmedia.co.ke

    A snake charmer in Kwale County has found fortune from his bond with the poisonous reptiles. Hamisi Chiboga, or Arrafat Manyoka as he is more commonly known, from Mwamanga village has nurtured a booming business of rearing and playing with snakes, for which he charges curious visitors. Mr Manyoka (pictured) is not your usual villager as he does what others will not dare - eking a living from hobnobbing with snakes
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    Categories: Business | 
    Places: Kenya |  Coast |  Kwale | 

Health

  • Health professionals from Kwale county storm out of a meeting with county officials
    Health professionals from Kwale county storm out of a meeting with county officials

    , thepeople.co.ke

    Health professionals from Kwale county stormed out of a meeting with county government officials after they failed to agree on the payment of the newly introduced health service allowance. The health workers downed their tools and took to the streets demanding the implementation of the new allowances failure to which they will not resume duty.
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    Categories: Life & Style |  Health | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Coast |  Kwale | 

Society & Culture

  • Public Service CS Sicily Kariuki launches NYS cohort program in Kinango
    Public Service CS Sicily Kariuki launches NYS cohort program in Kinango

    , thepeople.co.ke

    Cabinet Secretary in charge of Public Service, Youth and Gender affairs Sicily Kariuki has dismissed claims that she and other Cabinet Secretaries were engaging in politics. Speaking in Kwale county where she launched the NYS cohort program for Kinango and Matuga sub counties, Kariuki maintained they were only enlightening citizens on government development projects, but not politics as claimed.
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    Categories: Society & Culture | 
    Tags: Public Service | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Kwale |  Kinango |  Kinango |  Kinango | 

Education

  • Over 950 students Supported through Scholarships and Bursaries in Kwale County
    Over 950 students Supported through Scholarships and Bursaries in Kwale County

    , kassweekly.co.ke

    Kwale, 10th July 2017…Over 950 students from Kwale County in high-school, colleges and university have benefited from mining company Base Titanium’s scholarship and bursary programme. Since 2014, the programme has seen over KES 150 million in funds disbursed to support the programmes beneficiaries. While speaking to the media, a parent from Wasini, Mr. Hilal Kassim said that, “We are very grateful to Base Titanium for the assistance they have given us so far
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    Categories: Education | 
    Tags: Scholarships |  Students |  Bursaries | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Coast |  Kwale |  Lunga Lunga |  Pongwe |  Wasini | 

Law & Crime

  • Watchman killed as robbers break into anti-drugs crusaders's office
    Watchman killed as robbers break into anti-drugs crusaders's office

    , the-star.co.ke

    Armed robbers killed a watchman at Teens Watch Rehabilitation Centre in Ukunda Kwale county on Monday, one month after the director's vehicle was burnt. Hashim Salim was tied to a chair and hacked by the assailants. Msambweni OCPD Joseph Chebusit said the guard was rushed to Palm Beach Hospital where he succumbed to deep cuts on his head. "The robbers used a metal object to break the door to the director’s office and stole the laptop and TV
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    Categories: Law & Crime | 
    Tags: Crimes |  Robberies |  Armed robbery |  Robbers | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Kwale |  Ukunda | 

Science & Nature

  • Brace for heavy rains from Tuesday, weatherman warns coast residents
    Brace for heavy rains from Tuesday, weatherman warns coast residents

    , the-star.co.ke

    The metrological department has warned of floods in Kwale, Mombasa, and part of Kilifi counties starting tomorrow Tuesday. In a warning, the department Monday said heavy rainfall of more than 30mm in 24 hours is expected in various parts of the coast region. The department said the rains will start from the southern coast on Tuesday and spread out to northern coast by Wednesday
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