By Whitney Akunga The county government of Kirinyaga is carrying out public health education and decontaminating homesteads where cases of cholera have been reported. Speaking in Kibirigwi Primary School in Ndia during Madaraka Day celebrations Tobiko said seven cases have in the course of the last month been detected in Gacharu and in Ndia constituency […]

By Whitney Akunga Around 180 students of Cheptenye Boys High School in Belgut, Kericho County have spent the night in the cold after two dormitories, burnt down early Tuesday morning. Staff members said the fire started when the students were taking their breakfast and at press time, the cause of the fire was yet to […]

By Whitney Akunga Operations at the Kisumu polytechnic came to a halt on Wednesday after students went on strike for a second time this week. They claimed the university administration has declined to listen to their grievances and accusing their representatives of bonding with the management. The students noted that a number of changes have […]

 By Whitney Akunga All students who qualified for university placement through Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Service (KUCCPS) will be eligible for funding however with a restriction. The level of funding for each student will depend on the monthly household income. Each student will individually apply for the scholarship and loans, soon after receiving […]

A 19-year-old student from Nyabisia Secondary School in Bobasi is still recuperating at Hema Hospital where he is currently admitted after one of his testicles was removed by doctors who narrated the ordeal he underwent at the hands of his teachers. Police officers in Kisii County have launched a search for the responsible teachers from […]

Kisii county governor Simba Paul Arati has today rolled out the issuing of bursaries for the needy  secondary school students in Kisii county to help in supporting their education. Speaking at Kisii stadium, the governor gave reasons why the issuance of  bursaries had  been stopped for a long period (four years) and that  that money […]

32 students from St. Mary’s Nyabigena girl’s secondary school have been injured after a stampede in the school compound. According to the school principal Madam Beatrice Biyaki, the stampede was caused by a tense situation after one student collapsed while in class on Wednesday morning. “It was around 10 am and learning was ongoing as […]

Interior CS Kithure Kindiki led the list with a 27 per cent score, followed by his Education counterpart Ezekiel Machogu (12%) and Ababu Namwamba of Sports (8%). Mining, Blue Economy and Maritime Affairs Cabinet Secretary Salim Mvurya and his Labour and Social Protection counterpart Florence Bore have been ranked the worst performing CSs by Kenyans, […]

Professor George Albert Omore Magoha leaves behind a great legacy spanning a decades-long career in the public service. Here is Prof. Magoha’s profile from a list of the over 55 countries he visited including his academic credentials. The surgeon, 71, who died on Tuesday night after collapsing at his Nairobi home, had only recently joined Maseno University as […]

Education cabinet secretary Ezekiel Machogu has today officially released the 2022 KCSE examinations where a total number of candidates who sat for the exam being 884,263. Speaking from Mitihani House in Nairobi, Machogu said,“There is an improvement of 17 subjects in 2022 compared to the 11 subjects that were improved in the past year 2021. […]

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