Murang'a County

Medical appeal: Jiggers leave Murang'a girl, 3, sleepless and in pain

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Medical appeal: Jiggers leave Murang'a girl, 3, sleepless and in pain


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NLC received 111 claims of historical land injustices from 2016 - Swazuri

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NLC received 111 claims of historical land injustices from 2016 - Swazuri


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Orphan girl, 3, with jiggers seeks help Her mother

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Orphan girl, 3, with jiggers seeks help Her mother


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Recce squad kill three gangsters in Murang'a, recover two guns

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Recce squad kill three gangsters in Murang'a, recover two guns


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MP should be punished for harassing official, demands IEBC

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MP should be punished for harassing official, demands IEBC


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Kenya turned its back on Raila by voting, Murang'a leaders say

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Kenya turned its back on Raila by voting, Murang'a leaders say


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Murang'a leaders condole with women rep Sabina after mother's death

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Murang'a leaders condole with women rep Sabina after mother's death


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  • Recce squad kill three gangsters in Murang'a, recover two guns
    Recce squad kill three gangsters in Murang'a, recover two guns

    , the-star.co.ke

    Three gangsters suspected to have murdered two police officers in Kayole estate, Nairobi city, were on Saturday gunned down by the flying squad in Murang’a county. A family of three was caught up in the crossfire that lasted for five hours after the gangsters broke into their home to hide after they were overpowered. Murang’a county police commander Naomi Ichami confirmed the three gangsters fled to a hideout at Kenol town after committing the heinous act
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    Categories: Law & Crime | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Nairobi |  Kayole |  Murang'a |  Kiharu |  Muranga | 

Politics & Government

  • Electoral commission wants MP Alice Wahome prosecuted
    Electoral commission wants MP Alice Wahome prosecuted

    , standardmedia.co.ke

    Police have summoned Kandara MP Alice Wahome for questioning over claims of assault. The summons came as women leaders in Central region demanded investigations of an elections returning officer over an electoral offence. The argument was sparked by a disputed entry of presidential election results for polling station two at Kiiri Primary School in Kandara constituency, Murang'a County. According to Form 34A, independent presidential candidate Japheth Kaluyu got all 440 votes cast while the other seven candidates, including Jubilee Party's President Uhuru Kenyatta, got zero
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    Categories: Politics & Government | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Central |  Murang'a |  Kandara |  Kiiri | 

Health

  • Muranga family calls for help to clear medical bill after delivery of triplets
    Muranga family calls for help to clear medical bill after delivery of triplets

    , thepeople.co.ke

    A family in Githima village of Kahoro sub county in Murang’a county is asking for help from well wishers to help them settle a Ksh 500,000 hospital bill after the wife delivered triplets. Bridgt Viata, the mother has been detained in hospital with her triplets since her delivery in february as her family is unable to settle the bill.
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    Categories: Health | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Murang'a |  Muranga |  Githima | 

Family & Parenting

Society & Culture

  • KDF officer murder suspects charged
    KDF officer murder suspects charged

    , thepeople.co.ke

    Nine people suspected to have been involved in the killing of a Kenya Defence Force (KDF) officer during a robbery in April were on Wednesday arraigned in a Kandara court charged with robbery with violence. The suspects who are said to be members of an illegal gang operating in Kiambu, Murang’a and Nyeri counties were accused of raiding the home of the officer Daniel Chege on April 30 this year
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    Categories: Society & Culture |  Law & Crime | 
    Tags: Crimes |  Death & Dying |  Murder Crimes |  Robberies |  Murder Suspects |  Murders | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Central |  Murang'a |  Kandara |  Kandara | 

Education

  • TSC transfers six more secondary school heads in Murang’a
    TSC transfers six more secondary school heads in Murang’a

    , standardmedia.co.ke

    Six more secondary school principals in the county have been transferred in a move aimed at improving education standards. Long-serving Ngurwe-ini Secondary School principal Francis Mutemwa has been moved to Gititu Secondary School in Gatanga. Mr Mutemwa takes over from Joseph Muchiri who has been moved to Gatitu-ini Secondary School in Kandara. Gatitu-ini principal Peter Mwangi Muraguri has been sent to Ngurwe-ini Secondary School to replace Mr Mutemwa
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    Categories: Education | 
    Tags: Schools |  Secondary Schools | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Central |  Murang'a |  Kandara |  Gaichanjiru |  Ngurwe-Ini | 

Farming

  • Maize farmers in Murang’a decry fall armyworm invasion
    Maize farmers in Murang’a decry fall armyworm invasion

    , kbc.co.ke

    Maize farmers in Murang’a County are counting losses following an invasion by Fall Armyworms in their farms. Murang’a South Agricultural Officer John Kamau says a team of experts have already assessed the situation and provided pesticides to fight the worm. Farmers however say the available pesticides are not effective. The Fall Armyworm was first reported in the Western region before spreading to other parts of the country
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    Categories: Farming | 
    Tags: Farmers |  Horticulture |  Crops |  Maize Farming |  Maize farmers | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Murang'a | 

Law & Crime

Life & Style

  • Chege, Wahome form women’s team to campaign for Uhuru
    Chege, Wahome form women’s team to campaign for Uhuru

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    Jubilee candidates in Murang’a county have zeroed in on women to ensure President Uhuru Kenyatta garners 100 per cent support. Led by woman representative Sabina Chege and Kandara MP Alice Wahome, they have formed a women’s group called Sauti ya Mama. The initiative is meant to include women in campaigns. The leaders said women have been largely left out in development projects yet they are the most affected by social issues
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    Categories: Politics & Government |  Life & Style | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Central |  Murang'a |  Kandara | 

Real Estate

  • Jubilee government gave us fake title deeds, claim Kihiu Mwiri land owners
    Jubilee government gave us fake title deeds, claim Kihiu Mwiri land owners

    , standardmedia.co.ke

    A section of members of the controversial Kihiu Mwiri Farmers Company have expressed their frustration over alleged 'fake' title deeds in their possession issued by the government. The members from Murang'a County stormed the Ministry of Lands offices in Nairobi demanding an audience with Cabinet Secretary Prof Jacob Kaimenyi whom they wanted to address their woes. They also claimed that the titles have been rejected by banks, courts hence cannot be used to secure any loan or presented as bond in case of bailing someone out
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    Categories: Politics & Government |  Real Estate | 
    Tags: Government |  Land |  Title Deeds |  Land Registration | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Nairobi |  Central |  Murang'a |