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About three million school-going girls below 14 years old have no access to panties and sanitary towels, Director of Interconsumer Company Stephen Muchoki has observed.
Nyeri south Deputy County Commissioner, Caroline Imaya has raised alarm over the increased abuse of drugs amongst students.
A speeding car owned by a Maendeleo ya Wanawake (MYWO) chairlady hit and killed a seven-year-old boy as he opened their gate.
Business at Nyeri law courts came to a standstill after prison warders fired several shots in the air in an attempt to stop an 18-year-old suspect from escaping justice.
Othaya MP, Mary Wambui has asked TNA party national chairman, Johnson Sakaja to intervene and solve differences pitting party officials in Nyeri County.
Adjourning the case facing President Uhuru Kenyatta at the International Criminal Court (ICC) to 2017 is not a wise move, Othaya MP Mary Wambui has stated.
Hundreds of motorists blocked roads in Mukurweini constituency to complain about poor roads in the area.
Kenya Wildlife Service rangers have ganged down a suspected poacher in the expansive ranch of Solio in Kieni constituency, Nyeri County.
A man who stole a chicken worth KES 700 at Githaithi village, Nyeri County has been handed a one-year jail term by a Nyeri court.
The National Alliance (TNA) party officials in Nyeri County have ousted Thuo Mathenge as the party's chairman for alleged misconduct and insulting elected leaders in the area.
A 19-year-old girl form four candidate is sitting for her KCSE in hospital after she gave birth to a baby girl.
A 19-year-old girl form four candidate is sitting for her Kenya Certificate of Secondary school Examination (KCSE) in hospital after she gave birth to a baby girl.
A police officer attached to Nyeri Central Police Station was hospitalized with serious injuries he sustained after being attacked by rioting university students.
The Council of Governors has asked government to increase the budgetary allocation for agriculture to 15 percent.
The National Assembly is set to review the International Crimes Act and international treaties in order to ensure they affect Kenya positively.
A Nyeri woman has been imprisoned for eight months for neglecting her seven-month-old child at night.
A group of university graduates in Kiambu County have asked government to fulfill its pledge of creating more job opportunities for the youth.
Drama unfolded in Thika town when a chief and his two assistants were locked up in a bar by attendants who were accusing them of soliciting bribe.
Mukurweini MP Kabando wa Kabando’s younger brother, Caesar Thiari Kariuki has been found mentally fit to stand a murder trial.
The impasse between teachers and their employer, the Teachers Service Commission (TSC) will negatively affect learning in schools.
A High Court judge has ruled that former President Daniel Arap Moi and Africa Wildlife Foundation be enjoined in a suit where nine Samburu elderly men are accused of trespassing in a national park.
Abuse of drugs and consumption of illicit brews have been blamed for increased mental illnesses in Laikipia and Nyeri counties.
A man who allegedly swindled his boss goods worth more than KES.100,000 in Nyeri was arraigned in court.
A 30-year-old farmhand was sentenced to 20 years imprisonment after he was found guilty of defiling his employer’s 13-year-old daughter.
TNA party will collect one million signatures to compel the International Criminal Court (ICC) to drop the cases facing President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto.
The United Democratic Forum (UDF) party officials are contemplating recalling nominated Senator, Martha Wangari for insubordination.
Dedan Kimathi University students have decried lack of money to buy condoms due to the delayed release of funds by Higher Education Loans Board (HELB).
Kieni MP James Mathenge has asked US President Barack Obama to accompany President Uhuru Kenyatta to The Hague next week.
The National Gender and Equality Commission has urged the government to form a unit that will be disbursing funds meant for the elderly.
Transport was paralyzed along Nyeri-Nyahururu road after students of Dedan Kimathi University of Technology barricaded along the busy highway protesting over delayed release of loans by the Higher Education Loans Board.
Othaya Member of Parliament, Mary Wambui has said she will accompany President Uhuru Kenyatta to the Hague based International Criminal Court (ICC).
Embu Governor, Martin Nyaga Wambora has pledged to closely work with area Members of County Assembly for the sake of development.
Embu County Assembly Speaker, Justus Kariuki Mate will appear in court over contempt of court charges in Wambora's impeachment.
Kieni MP, Kanini Kega has accused the Judiciary of obstructing the country’s growth and development by issuing injunctions and orders stopping implementation of some of the government’s development projects.
The Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) has received new forensic laboratory equipment to help in the prosecution of wildlife crimes.
A farmer has escaped death by a whisker after he was hit by a speeding vehicle at Marwa junction along Nyeri - Karatina Road.
The national chairman of Nyumba Kumi initiative, Joseph Kaguthi has said government will not pay any salaries to Nyumba Kumi officials.
Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) rangers have intercepted five kilograms of rhino horns with a street value of KES 10 million at Chaka market in Nyeri County.
Governors should not fear audit exercises into public funds under control of county governments, Othaya MP Mary Wambui has said.
Kieni Member of Parliament, Kanini Kega has urged President Uhuru Kenyatta to obey ICC orders that require him to be at the court on October 8.
Nakumatt Holdings will observe the Westgate Shopping Mall terror attack memorial in all its branches.
Grief and somber mood engulfed residents of Tambaya village in Mukurweini, Nyeri County, as they lowered the body of a six-year-old girl who was killed on her birthday to her final resting place.
An Administration Police officer from Nyeri town was hospitalized at a Nanyuki hospital following injuries he sustained after he was found pants down with a matatu driver’s wife in Narumoru town, Kieni.
Nyeri clergy have cautioned Kenyans against appending their signatures to the ongoing Okoa Kenya and Pesa Mashinani campaign booklets.
Governor Nderitu Gachagua has reduced the cost of acquiring a police P3 form signed in County Health facilities from KES.3,000 to KES.200.
Four night guards have denied charges of robbing a nun at Mary Immaculate Hospital, Mweiga Nyeri County.
A middle-aged man accused of slashing his wife with a panga in Nyeri has been arraigned in court.
Coffee farmers in Othaya sub-county received KES 193 million as payment for this year's harvest, which is triple the amount they earned last season.
The Judges and Magistrates Vetting Board chairman, Sharad Rao, is dissatisfied with JSC's move to continue paying judges who were found unsuitable to serve in the Judiciary.
The government is confident that tea and coffee markets will improve despite having recorded low returns last season.
Two former MPs, Kalembe Ndile and Mark Too have opposed calls for a referendum.
Teachers will be receiving advance payments to buy furniture, fridges among other household items if their new demands from the government succeed.
More than 150 000 people living in Kieni constituency, Nyeri County, are facing hunger due to prolonged drought that has hit the area.
A 28-year-old Administration Police constable attached to a Nyeri Catholic Convent has shot himself dead.
A Prison Warder was arraigned in a Nyeri court to answer to charges of breaking into the house of his colleague at King'ong'o prison where he stole a TV set worth KES 6 000.
Boda boda operators in Thika town have formed a group that would be dealing with criminal gangs that target them at night.
A group of commercial sex workers in Thika town have launched a sensitization campaign to educate public on benefits of safe sex.
Matatu Owners Association (MOA) has complained that the ban on 14-seater public service vehicles has led to a delayed growth in matatu sector.
Kenyans might sooner than later be able to pay water bills without hassles of lining-up or waiting for their service provider to send bills.
Nyeri - A mobile communication service provider, Airtel Kenya has unveiled a Visa Card to its mobile money transfer cust
County members of parliament are up in arms over delayed release of money owed to coffee farmers from the county.
Widows in the country have asked government to set up a special fund to help them to start income generating projects and also access late husbands' property.
A veteran politician says there is a conspiracy to eliminate him for his role in keeping a popular governor on his toes.
More than 100 community health workers hired under the economic stimulus program (ESP) in Nyeri County will have to wait for two months before being formally employed.
Two members of the Nyeri County Government Executive committee may soon be rendered jobless after a notice of motion to impeach them was filed at the County Assembly.
The government is in consultation with Chief Justice Willy Mutunga to set up a court at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) to deal with the increasing cases of drug trafficking in the country.
NACADA has expressed concerns over the growing use of drugs and substance abuse in the community.
The East Africa Community, Secretary General, Dr. Richard Sezibera has advised regional private and public sector players to consider embracing the ideals of a 24hour economy.
Governor Nderitu Gachagua has asked area parliamentarians not to attack him anymore politically.
Othaya MP, Mary Wambui has denied claims that she was involved in the dispatching of monkeys to Karima Hill in her constituency.
Two governors affiliated to an opposition party, Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) have maintained that they will continue pushing referendum despite exit of some governors.
Thousands of people who were conned through pyramid schemes seven years ago have threatened to camp at State House to demand compensation from the government.
Police officers in Karatina town have shot dead four suspected thugs and recovered several rounds of ammunition, two AK47 guns and mobile phone SIM cards.
Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) has formed a committee to look for new tea markets in Asia, Russia, China and USA.
The crops levies and charges should be collected by counties so that they can be utilized for improvement of agriculture at the county level.
A fraud case facing the fake cop Joshua Karianjahi Waiganjo in the law courts has been postponed to next month.
The Danish Government will continue funding programs in Kenya's health sector as long as such funds are seen to benefit patients directly, the Danish Minister for International Trade and Development Co-operation Mogens Jensen has said.
A fourth year student at Dedan Kimathi University of Technology has succumbed to injuries he sustained after his lover set him on fire inside his rental room at Kamakwa Estate in Nyeri town.
The governor Nderitu Gachagua has quit the referendum push following pressure from area politicians and residents.
A cross section of matatu operators in Nyeri town have protested the ongoing traffic crackdown targeting PSV decrying harassment and corruption by the officers.
Governors in the Mount Kenya region elected on The National Alliance party have been warned of unspecified severe actions if they dare support referendum push.
The Jubilee coalition will only support a referendum calling for an amendment of the constitution being fronted by religious leaders, Kieni MP James Mathenge-Kanini Kega.
A Jubilee MP has hinted that the ruling coalition will include own questions in the referendum with a view of frustrating the entire process.
The referendum push by governors and the opposition should be ignored because it is meant to distract government from its development agenda, Tetu MP Ndung’u Gethenji has said.
Police in Kieni west sub-County have arrested a 22-year-old man in possession of 20.2 kilograms of elephant tusks.
Three people lost their lives Saturday in two separate road accidents within Nyeri County.
More than 300 Boda Boda operators in Nyeri town demonstrated over the new regulations from the National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA).
A 13-year-old boy is among 20 volunteers set to climb Mount Kenya for three days to raise funds for an organisation that takes care of sick children.
Police in Tetu, Nyeri County have arrested a preacher with fake notes totaling KES.1.5 million.
Nyeri Governor Nderitu Gachagua has urged senators and MPs to concentrate on the roles given to them by the constitution and stop interfering with governors’ jobs.
Nyeri governor, Nderitu Gachagua is the first governor from Central Kenya region to publicly support calls for a referendum.
The sons and daughters of Mau Mau freedom fighters want to be enjoined in a lawsuit filed by former freedom fighter Dedan Kimathi’s wife, Mukami Kimathi in a British court.
The Kenya Bureau of Standards is committed to track and remove all counterfeit products from the market, Mount Kenya regional manager Joseph Kimaru Keeru has said.
The Council of Governor’s chairman, Isaac Ruto, has ruled out reports that governors’ quest for a referendum is linked with that of the opposition coalition.