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In Samburu, during the launch of the Digital Literacy Programme at Baragoi Primary school on October 5, 2016, CS Keter called on residents who had attained the age of 18 to apply for their national identity cards and register as voters so as to re ...
Former police commissioner Matthew Iteere is expected to testify in July in an abuse of office case against two former senior police officers.
Sixty people were on Saturday morning injured in a road accident at Nomotio area along Baragoi-Maralal road, Samburu central sub-county.
He said the five were killed by bandits believed to be Turkanas from Nachola area of Baragoi who had passed through Kamugen area while heading to Kapedo.
A team of officers, backed up by National police Reservists, responded and contained the situation," Okwanyo said. He said the five were killed by bandits believed to be Turkanas from Nachola area of Baragoi who had passed through Kamugen area while ...
Lake Turkana wind power farm will be connected to the national grid through a 428 km, 400kV transmission line that extends from Suswa to the Wind Power site via Naivasha, Gilgil, Nyahururu, Rumuruti, Maralal and Baragoi. "Despite initial wayleave ...
"She has been eating cerelac as the people of Samburu face hardships; she doesn't even know the problems facing the people of Baragoi," he said on Thursday. He said Lekiman should not seek nomination through the backdoor. "She is not campaigning to ...
Maralal and Baragoi are not in Laikipia District, they are in Samburu district.... do you think Kenyans do not know their geography?
police in Samburu are investigating an incident where a 14-year-old boy was severely injured in a gun attack. The form two student was shot in the stomach and hand after he was accosted by unknown armed people at Natiti area, Baragoi. Samburu county ...
police board an Armoured Personnel Carrier in Baringo County on March 15, 2017, where they were sent to restore order. A more effective solution would be to strengthen community policing.
Instead, the road will go through Isiolo-Lerata-Maralal-Baragoi and end in Lokichar. "The initial Lapsset corridor study undertaken by the Japan Port Consultants in 2011 proposed the road from Isiolo to pass through Nginyang," the statement reads ...
Cattle carcases dot Bendera in Baragoi, Samburu North where residents say they now pose a health risk. Hundreds of animals have died due to the ongoing drought.
The grass here will sustain them," says Juma Lekuton, who has driven his herd from Baragoi in Samburu County. "If it rains, we will leave," he adds.
This is a man who had the audacity to accompany senior officers in an helicopter after an attack in Baragoi, arrest and assault workers at a club in Njoro, inspect a guard of honour by Kenya Forest Service guards during a graduation ceremony at ...
I grew up visiting relatives (during school holidays) who were herding cattle from Marala to Baragoi and deep into Namunyak and Losai.
Administrative police officers carry the remains of their colleagues killed in an attack in Sukuta Valley in Baragoi in November 2012.
Persistent attacks in Baragoi leave two dead. Monday March 20 2017. email print. Two people were killed in Baragoi, Samburu County, on March 19, 2017.
Armed residents in Bendera, Baragoi in Samburu North patrol on March 19, 2017 after the 2am bandit attack where one attacker was killed.
Mr John Leola receives treatment at the Samburu County Referral hospital on March 9, 2017 after he was shot and injured by cattle rustlers in Baragoi. PHOTO | GODFREY OUNDOH | NATION MEDIA GROUP ...
Places as Suguta Valley, Kapedo or Baragoi, for instance, have become avatars of death. Recently, in what has become a predictable pattern, militias have been clashing, raiding and killing.
Cost of water in some areas was high particularly in Baragoi at Ksh 30 per 20 litre jerrican. Water consumption per person per day declined across the livelihood zones.
The women held demonstrations at the stadium on February 8 against Raila criticising Samburu leaders for misusing public funds during a tour of Maralal and Baragoi. They burned and buried effigies of Raila. The elders said the women violated cultural ...
This was during his visits to Maralal and Baragoi towns the previous week. More on this: Samburu residents protest against Raila, says local leaders deserve respect.
There has been a growing number of police officers killed or injured while at work in the country such as the Turkana County, Kapedo attack where 21 cops were killed by bandits in 2014, just two years after 40 officers were murdered in Baragoi, Suguta ...
Turkana tribesmen walk with guns in order to protect their cattle from rival Pokot and Samburu tribesmen near Baragoi, Kenya.
Kenya Power rules out electricity rationing over biting drought. Feb. 17, 2017, 1:00 am. By WEITERE MWITA @mwitamartin. Armed Turkana tribesmen wait for cattle to get water from a borehole near Baragoi, Kenya February 14, 2017. Reuters/Goran.
Jubilee supporters in Samburu county Tuesday staged demonstrations protesting against CORD leader Raila Odinga accusing their leaders of misuse of public funds when he recently visited Baragoi and Maralal towns in Samburu county. This as the Jubilee ...
Another witness, superintendent Moses Sukuku, told the court Waiganjo accompanied the provincial security personnel to Baragoi after the attack that left at least 42 police officers dead. He said Waiganjo had taken his brother along in the high-profile ...
Cord leader Raila Odinga addressing locals at Kenyatta Stadium in Maralal, Samburu County, on February 2, 2017. He urged them to vote for him in the coming polls.
The lawyer questioned why Mwaisinga could not explain why the last postmortem date of the 25 slain officers was made on November 16, 2012, a day before the last five bodies were collected from the scene in Baragoi. Ndubi said the officer could not ...
One of the lorries transporting hay to Maralal on January 30, 2017. Traders in Samburu have capitalised on the ongoing drought in the region and reaping huge profits from the sale of hay to pastoralists.
He is scheduled to take his voter mobilisation campaigns to Baragoi before heading to Maralal then Wamba. Uhuru Kenyatta President Uhuru Kenyatta addresses residents of Gatunyu in Gatanga constituency, Murang'a county.
Lenolkulal said. More than 112,000 residents face starvation, those in the Samburu North and East sub-counties being the worst hit.
President Uhuru Kenyatta commissioned the vehicles on Monday saying one of the most glaring gaps in the security sector was transport.
Think you have seen it all, think again! One police officer by the name Dantez-his alias name has been to hell and back and has lived to tell it.
He was among scores of officers who were ambushed by cattle rustlers at Suguta valley in Baragoi, Samburu county where it was reported that at least 40 of his colleagues died.
Lentoimaga spoke during a traditional wedding ceremony at Baragoi where a Turkana bride was joined in marriage with a Samburu groom.
Speaker Ethuro should know that, having himself been charged with incitement to violence after his parliamentary speech over the Baragoi massacre of 42 police officers in 2012, even though the case was dismissed before it began. Senator John Munyes ...
People from as far as Wamba, Baragoi, Barsaloi and Rumuruti have been visiting the home of Ephantus Githenya Kihia in Maralal town to seek herbal treatment.
Among those caught up in the standoff between the government and the health workers was Lokupuny Lobolia, who was nursing gunshot wounds after he was attacked by bandits in Natiti Village, Baragoi. "Lobolia was ambushed while grazing the family's ...
"Lobolia was ambushed while grazing their livestock in a nearby forest next to Baragoi Polytechnic by the bandits mid last month," his cousin Benedict Lokidong'oi told Nation.
Nalotu Esha Lemasagarai smiles broadly as she cuddles her baby girl aged one year and four months. Although the baby girl is Nalotu's fourth child, the 32-year-old mother has a special connection with the daughter of whom she talks fondly as though the ...
... a time when there has been a growing number of police officers killed in the line of duty. In 2014, 21 police officers were killed by bandits in Kapedo in Turkana County, two years after 40 other officers were massacred in Suguta Valley, Baragoi in ...
Four years since his music talent was discovered while still a mere cattle herder at his remote village in Baragoi, Samburu County, the Tempo hit-maker's profile continues to amaze many.
The Kenya Defence Forces training grounds in Samburu will now move to Baragoi in the same county, following a decades-old dispute with residents.
Lokupuny Lobolia awaits treatment at Samburu County Referral hospital in Maralal on November 13, 2016. PHOTO | GODFREY OUNDOH | NATION MEDIA GROUP.
Naling'angor women Choir from Turkana entertain guests at the Baragoi massacre Monument Square during the fourth anniversary of the 2012 tragedy on November 11, 2016.
Suyan, Baragoi, Lesirika, Ndoto and Tuum in Samburu North and Wamba, Loruko, Matakwani, SERE Olipi, Lerata and Lodung'o kwe in Samburu East remain the most affected by the drought.
Emaciated cows on sale at the Maralal livestock market. Prices of animals have drastically gone down as the persistent drought in most parts of Samburu County continues to take its toll.
The relief food will be distributed in Wamba and Baragoi areas since they are the most affected parts. Four weeks ago, the National drought Management Authority in collaboration with the county government had assessed the drought situation and said ...





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