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A Nanyuki court has sentenced a man to seven years imprisonment for allegedly stealing livestock.
The Laikipia County assembly has rejected two of the eight executive committee members’ nominees, during vetting by the committee.
Kenya Forest Service has declared war on drug barons who has been cultivating plantations of cannabis sativa (bhang) in Mt Kenya forest.
KPLC has partnered with Laikipia County government and area security agents in sensitizing the public against transformer vandalism.
A Nanyuki court has sentenced a middle aged man to death after he was found guilty of robbery with violence.
A Nanyuki court has granted four suspected poachers a bond of KES 1 million with two sureties of similar amount each.
A 10-year-old girl was shot dead by armed cattle rustlers who raided Kieni village in Laikipia.
A new technology aimed at recycling rice husks to make charcoal for domestic use has been established in Kirinyaga County.
Police in Kirinyaga County recovered Cannabis sativa worth KES 1.5 million at Kiriko village in Mwea constituency and arrested two suspects.
Shareholders of the Bingwa Sacco in Kirinyaga County are smiling all the way to the bank after the institution announced a 14% dividend yield.
Members of Laikipia County assembly have urged the national government to give them licenses to acquire guns due to increased insecurity.
The Transition Authority has started taking audit of former local government employees in Laikipia County.
Residents of Kimugandura village in Laikipia East are blaming the police for failing to arrest a man who raped a 9 year for 3 consecutive days.
Laikipia county governor Joshua Irungu has pledged to provide free milk for every primary school pupil.
Gichugu MP Njogu Barua has supported call by members of parliament to increase their salaries saying they earn peanuts.
Over 300 families have been left homeless at Kwa V area in Kirinyaga County following torrential rains pounding the area.
A human rights activist in Mt Kenya region has been arraigned in court charged with six counts of obtaining money by false pretense.
Chief Magistrate Jesse Nyaga has directed that 10 Ethiopian aliens found guilty of being in Kenya illegally be remanded till 24 April.
An emergency department worth KES 75M was officially opened at the Nanyuki Teaching and Referral hospital.
Kirinyaga County governor has cracked the whip and interdicted three chief officers of Sagana town council for leasing out public land.
Governor Joshua Irungu has promised to unlock the agricultural potential for Laikipia County by improving all the road networks.
A prominent trader in Laikipia was shot and seriously wounded in a gun battle between him and three gangsters.
Police have arrested a man suspected to have brutally murdered his girlfriend at Thingithu Estate in Nanyuki town.
A team of Chinese investors have shown interest in impacting and advancing bio-gas technology in Laikipia County.
Rice farmers in lower parts of Mwea rice irrigation scheme are counting loses after floods swept away their rice fields following heavy rains.
Police in Nanyuki town have arrested two suspected poachers and recovered a rhino horn worth KES 300 000 in black market.
In a bid to help youth use sports to generate income, Laikipia East MP Anthony Mutahi has donated training equipment to karate and boxing clubs.
Tumutumu School for the deaf that was temporarily shut down following a land registration row has been reopened.
A women's organisation in the Maasai pastoral community in Laikipia has started peace clubs in schools geared towards motivating their students to work hard in their studies.
A British Army soldier reported to have been missing for 10 days from the training camp in Nanyuki was found at Majengo slums.
Farmers in Laikipia are decrying foul over increased number of millipedes which have been wrecking havoc in their farms.
KWS intelligence team jointly with the Kenya Police recovered 3 AK47 rifles & 117 rounds of ammunition from a poacher in Laikipia.
Police shot dead two heavily armed gangsters at Baraka Estate in Laikipia East District during a prolonged shootout.
A rogue hippopotamus killed a 52 year-old-man at Ngare Ng’iro village in Laikipia East district.
Rice farmers in the expansive Mwea rice irrigation scheme are laughing all the way to the bank after rice prices shot up by over 60%.
A man escaped death narrowly after he was attacked by a buffalo in Kieni while plucking palm branches to sell on palm Sunday.
Laikipia County governor-elect Joshua Irungu has responded to favouritism allegations by a section of leaders and businessmen.
Police thwarted plans by form two students from Baricho High School to go on strike over undisclosed grievances.
2 suspected poachers were arrested by Kenya Wildlife Services rangers in Laikipia County over the weekend while selling elephant tusks.
Tension sparked at Dol Dol town in Laikipia North following reports that 2 teachers alleged to have raped 2 underage girls had been released.
Kenya Wildlife Service has commissioned the PASMAP project in Laikipia West District in a bid to enhance quality education.
Heavily armed suspected poachers shot down a rhino at Ol Pejeta ranch in Laikipia Central before shooting a 24-year-old man.
The body of retired Administration Police officer was found dangling on a tree at Ethi location in Laikipia East.
Governors’ elects and their deputies countrywide to be sworn in next week will be occupying temporary offices and residential houses.
Irate parents of Muramati Primary School in Laikipia withdrew their children from the institution owing to the laxity of teachers.
The body of a 31 year old man was found floating at Nyaring’ino River within Daiga division in Laikipia East.
The longest serving MP in Laikipia East Festus Mwangi Kiunjuri was floored in the gubernatorial race by TNA’s Joshua Irungu, a new comer.
ODM’s Mathew Lempurkel emerged Laikipia North’s first MP by garnering 7 267 votes against TNA’s candidate Richard Leiyagu who got 4 438 votes.
The Nanyuki District Hospital used their ambulances to transport more than 41 patients to various polling stations in Laikipia East.
A man aged 42 and a child aged 10 incurred serious injuries after they were sprayed with bullets by cattle rustlers in Laikipia West.
Kenya National Congress presidential flag bearer Peter Kenneth urged voters to weigh leaders and choose those who can deliver.
A man in Laikipia Central brutally hacked his wife to death and dragged the body under the bed.
A GNU candidate in Laikipia is living in fear after her animals were completely gutted down by a ranging inferno.
A 50 year old man was stabbed to death by his friend while on a drinking spree at a pub in Laikipia North.
A 7 months old baby girl died night during an enormous blaze which also gutted down properties worth millions of shillings in Laikipia.
Massive bomb explosions at Lol Daiga animal ranch in Laikipia East has led to a fierce fire that burnt more than 1 000 acres of land.
Police in Laikipia have arrested three suspects alleged to have stolen a motor vehicle belonging to the brother of Igembe South Mp.
A 60-year-old man was shot dead while two others sustained serious injuries in a fierce encounter with heavily armed gangsters.
Residents of Nanyuki town woke up to a rude shock seeing remains of a slaughtered donkey near the Railway station.
A primary school teacher in Laikipia North has written to IG David Kimaiyo claiming that a priest had been sexually molesting her pupils.
IDP’s in Laikipia threaten to hold a massive demonstration if politicians keep inciting Kenyans on land issues.
A 54 year old Kenya police reservist has been fined KES 14 000 by a Nanyuki court for losing a G3 riffle and nine rounds of ammunition.
A middle aged man badly stabbed his mother and sister using a knife following a family squabble at Huruma Estate in Laikipia East.
Teachers and pupils of Brickwoods Academy in Nanyuki were engulfed with jubilation as it has produced top scorer in the 2012 K.C.P.E exams.
A row erupted at the Laikipia East TNA tallying centre just before the results of Mp nominee were announced.
Police in Laikipia have recovered an AK47 rifle and 18 rounds of ammunition after a prolonged chase with three gangsters in Nanyuki.
Laikipia East Police boss Joshua Lutukai has warned political aspirants against campaigning at night as the party nominations approach.
The rate of insecurity has continued to take a heavy toll on the business community in Nanyuki.
Former Internal Security Minister G.G Kariuki has urged members of The National Alliance party to ensure transparent and fair nomination.
Tropic Air Chief Engineer Jimmy Roberts has donated an aircraft worth $40 000 (KES 3.4 Million) to the Eldoret Aviation Training Institute.
As politicians traverse the nation wooing voters, police in Laikipia East are searching for a civic leader who defiled his wife’s cousin.
Laikipia East police boss Joshua Lutukai has issued a stern warning to gangsters who have been terrorising area residents.
An aspirant in Laikipia North constituency urged David Kimaiyo to intervene and solve conflicts among various communities.
Residents of Nanyuki have given the British Army new conditions of operating from the area; including that 80% of jobs go to locals.
Grief hit Baraka estate in Laikipia East district after a 31 year old man stabbed his cousin following quarrel over a TV channel.
Myriads of voters at Kieni East in Nyeri County could have faced it rough this week after a BVR kit was stolen over the weekend.
TNA officials in Laikipia County claim that they were harassed by security team during the Nakuru rally where Uhuru Kenyatta and William Ruto announced their pact.
A 60 year old businessman was shot dead by armed bandits in front of his wife and daughter in Nanyuki town.
Nanyuki Shopping Mall donated reflector jackets to boda boda operators to motivate them to obey the new traffic laws.
Former cabinet Minister G.G Kariuki urged Kenyans to be careful as they approach the 2013 general election.
Residents of Tigithi Division in Laikipia Central District were terrorized by an elephant which also killed a cow and a goat.
Laikipia East District Commissioner and his Laikipia Central counterpart have assured residents of tight security.
The National Gender and Equality Commission laments over unequal representation of seats by persons with disabilities.
Five armed gangsters shoot dead a 24 year old man in a pub, making away with alcohol and cash.
A police constable alleged to have been ferrying 5 Al Shabaab suspects along Isiolo - Nairobi highway has been arrested.
Family wants the Police Commissioner Mathew Iteere to intervene into a murder case.
Over 300 people from Laikipia North Constituency might not register as voters after their IDs were confiscated by a private ranch.
A five member gang which was armed with two AK 47 rifles shoots a man inside a bar in Laikipia Central.
A prolonged heavy gun battle between cattle rustlers and Laikipia East security officers led to the recovery of 26 cows.
Matatu Owners Association threatens to go to court if Transport Minister Amos Kimunya fails to intervene on current road safety issues
TNA says party is not in any alliance or coalition arrangements with GNU.
Over 15,000 residents of Laikipia East have threatened to boycott voter registration if a court case with land owners is not concluded soon.
Residents of Kanyoni trading center woke up to a rude shock following the brutal murder of a police constable on Thursday night.
Police are on high alert following increased cases of cattle rustling in Laikipia and neighbouring Eastern Pokot and Samburu districts.
Students of Doldol Boys Secondary school in Laikipia North have been sent home after Monday night’s strike.
The National Alliance party officials in Laikipia have open-heartedly welcomed former cabinet minister in both the governments of President Moi and Kenyatta.
Traffic police officers alleged to have received bribe along the highway leading to Isiolo have recorded statement at Nanyuki police station.
The first regional workshop by various wildlife stakeholders aimed at forming an association of conservancies was held at Nanyuki.
Drama erupted at a Nanyuki law court when a teenage old girl told the magistrate that she would kill herself if the court blocks her wedding.