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A section of residents in Daiga division in Laikipia County are blaming workers of a local ranch of colluding with cattle rustlers.
The British criminal justice advisor has been assisting the office of the director of public prosecution and other state agencies, leading to the setting up of Kenya’s Wildlife Crime taskforce.
Residents of Laikipia will have something to smile about after the County Government set aside KES42 million towards upgrading 65 dispensaries to fully-fledged health centers.
A man in Laikipia confessed to police that he planned the kidnapping of his 55-year-old brother in order to raise money to do business.
A Nyeri County MP has advised all women in top leadership positions to familiarise themselves with the constitution in order to avoid being hounded out of office on flimsy grounds.
Former Public Works Assistant Minister, Mwangi Kiunjuri, has faulted the Cord leader, Raila Odinga, for not influencing his party MPs to stop the passing of the controversial Bills tabled in Parliament recently.
Drama erupted at the expansive Kimugandura farm in Laikipia East sub-County as irate residents chased away a District Officer who was trying to serve them with a court summon.
A tourist lodge and a house belonging to an Italian investor in have been reduced to ashes, after a fierce fire razed Loisaba Wilderness ranch.
Drama erupted at an IDP camp in Laikipia Central after members furiously attacked their chairman who was threatening to run over the area Member of County Assembly during a function.
A four-year-old girl perished in a road carnage when the motorcycle she was riding alongside her father and mother was hit by a lorry along Nanyuki - Meru road.
Fear has gripped Kerugoya police station in Kirinyaga County after a police corporal disappeared under mysterious circumstances.
Othaya MP Mary Wambui has strongly condemned the recent assault of the Nairobi Women rep Rachel Shebesh by governor Evans Kidero.
Three parents were charged at a Nanyuki Court for marrying off a 14-year-old girl and have been remanded in custody after failing to raise cash bail.
Security agents raided a Wines and Spirits shop at Chaka town in Nyeri where they nabbed a man suspected to have been manufacturing and selling substandard liquor.
Laikipia Senator G.G Kariuki has told the Jubilee govt to keep a wary eye on CORD leaders saying that they are aiming at triggering a revolution.
Dedan Kimathi ward representative Stephen Mwaniki Kiboi has urged the British Government to hasten the construction of Dedan Kimathi's monument.
A warrant of arrest has been issued against a police constable accused of sodomising a 6-year-old boy at Kerugoya.
Burglars broke into a room where 4 visiting British students were camping in Laikipia East and stole money and valuables worth £1 500.
CIC has warned treasury against releasing CDF saying the officers will be held accountable for implementing illegality.
A night guard was found murdered and his badly mutilated body dumped on a roadside near Kagio town in Kirinyaga County.
Laikpia County governor Joshua Irungu has ordered the arrest and prosecution of parents who withdraw children from school to brew illicit beer.
Maendeleo Ya Wanaume Kenya has condemned the controversial marriage bill 2013, saying that it is biased against the male gender.
Police in Mukurwe-ini have tightened security around secondary schools following rising cases of theft and killings in the institutions.
Kirinyaga governor Joseph Ndathi has put on hold all land transactions in the county until all illegal land dealings are investigated.
Drama erupted at Kigwandi sub location in Tetu District after a man was allegedly caught red-handed having carnal knowledge of a chicken.
Laikipia County officials are embroiled in a tug of war over the procedure of buying eight vehicles to the tune of KES 44.8 Million.
A private secondary school principal, a teacher and a night guard were arraigned in court charged with murder of a form four student.
A 50-year-old man is fighting for his life at Nyeri PGH after he was brutally hacked with a knife by his wife following a domestic wrangle.
Hundreds of unemployed trained teachers in Kirinyaga County flocked to the TSC offices in Kerugoya town for registration.
A group of about 300 boys from Kiburu Boys' School raided the neighboring Kiraraga Girls' School with intent to sexually molest the girls.
Property worth thousands of shillings was destroyed after fire razed eight wooden houses at Kaitheri village in Kirinyaga central constituency.
FIDA Kenya has opposed tabling of the proposed VAT Bill in parliament which seeks to levy tax on basic commodities including sanitary pads.
Security agents in Laikipia curtailed media from covering a delegation of Senate committee on Education, Information and Technology.
Nyeri County has launched a mwananchi shadow cabinet which is geared towards offering positive criticism to the County government.
Fear has gripped Naibor village in Laikipia East Sub County after a 60-year-old investor shot himself dead.
Laikipia East MP Anthony Mutahi told the parliamentarians to stop politicizing the ongoing teachers’ strike.
Armed police officers impounded on marijuana (bhang) plantation and nabbed a suspect at Kiamwathi Village in Nyeri.
The British government has urged Kenyans to give President Uhuru Kenyatta enough time to implement devolution.
Britain has made it clear that the UK compensation will only be made to the 5,228 veterans to demonstrate that they were subjected to atrocities.
Coffee farmers allied to Mwirua co-operative society in Kirinyaga County took to the street protesting poor pay of their produce.
First Lady Margaret Kenyatta supported a campaign against illegal ivory trade in Kenya launched by wildlife conservationists and KWS.
KNUT has asked President Uhuru Kenyatta to intervene and settle their demands before he begins his three-week tour to Eastern Europe and Asia.
Kenya National Union of Teachers has urged the Kenya National Examination Council to stop mistreating and harassing teachers.
The govt hopes to reduce power deficit in the country by importing electricity from Ethiopia.
A 65-year-old man and his 35-year-old son are being held at Ngobit police station in Laikipia for allegedly defiling the son’s daughters.
Laikipia East MP Hon Anthony Mutahi has criticized members of the Senate for proposing that the CDF kitty be scrapped.
Bills seeking to give KES 100 Million to the women and youth enterprise fund will be tabled in Laikipia County assembly.
Higher institutions of learning have had an overflowing number of students taking engineering courses since 2002.
A middle aged man was seriously injured after police shot him during a demonstration along Nanyuki - Nyeri highway.
Kirinyaga County commissioner Joseph Keter has assured chiefs and their assistants that their jobs are secured.
The govt has been urged to address the issue of under-staffing, staff motivation and shortage of adequate equipments in the health sector.
Laikipia County Women Representative Jane Machira has reiterated her call to have ranchers in the County pay taxes.
Angry members of public lynched two suspected gangsters believed to be behind a series of robberies at in Gichugu.
Business people at Kagumo town in Kirinyaga are up in arms against Kirinyaga County Governor Joseph Ndathi over poor hygiene.
Two suspected poachers found with elephant tusks and leopard skin were released on a bond of KES 500 000 and a surety of similar amount.
A senior NIS officer based in Laikipia County is recuperating at a local hospital following a road accident along Nanyuki–Nyeri rd.
The US govt said that it recognises and respects the decision of Kenyans for voting in favour of Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy Ruto.
Police have nabbed two suspected poachers who were caught with a leopard skin and three pieces of elephant tusks weighing 4kg.
The US Government has invested more than $1.3 billion (KES110.5billion) in healthcare programs around the country.
A form four candidate died after she was stabbed with a knife by her lover in Laikipia East Sub County.
Drama unfolded in Nanyuki after a cop decided to take a twilight girl to his room instead of locking her up in cell.
A herder in Nyeri is crying foul over marauding leopards that killed his goat worth KES 6 000.
Matatu Owners Association has demanded for reconstitution of transport and safety authority.
Laikipia Governor Joshua Irungu has pointed out that there is an acute shortage of offices and other infrastructure in Nanyuki town.
The Laikipia County executive nominees now comprise equal number of men and women - four men and four women.
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.
A rogue hippopotamus killed a 52 year-old-man at Ngare Ng’iro village in Laikipia East district.
Police shot dead two heavily armed gangsters at Baraka Estate in Laikipia East District during a prolonged shootout.