The Kenya Wildlife Services officers arrested two poachers who were armed with machetes, a big torch and pangas after killing a giraffe at Dubandubusa area in Masalani division, Ijara Sub County. The two had also a motorcycle they were using to transport the giraffe meat to town either for sale or for the domestic use. The male Pokomo duo were arrested Sunday after killing the giraffe but one with the motor cycle escaped. Contacted for…"Poachers Nabbed With Giraffe Meat"
One person was killed while two others left nursing serious injuries after two communities clashed in Olooruasi area in Narok South Sub County. Speaking when he visited the embattled land Saturday, Narok County Commissioner Samuel Kimiti said chaos begun when a young man from the Kipsigis community stole his father’s cow and sold it to a Maasai man. Later, when the father followed after his lost animal and found it in the hands of the…"One Dead, Two Seriously Injured In Fresh Clashes"
A cameraman at a local television station based in Molo sub-county has died after allegedly committing suicide. The lifeless body of George Kori, 34, was found Sunday dangling from a tree in their farm in Mutamaiyo village in Elburgon. According to the family members, their kin went missing on May 19 of this year and since then they have been on a search mission until Sunday, when his body was discovered in their farm. It…"Journalist Commits Suicide"
Transport along Busia-Malaba road has been paralyzed for the past three days after long distance truck drivers blocked the exit point to Uganda from Malaba One Stop Border Post. The irate drivers deflated their vehicles Saturday on realizing that the security team had plans to engage with them with a view to end the stalemate. One of the drivers Mathias Muthoka who spoke to KNA at the scene said that they are being treated in…"Traffic Movement Paralyzed Along Bungoma- Malaba Road"
Kilifi-based Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) is making testing of coronavirus more available in the coastal region as part of public health response to control the viral disease. Researchers at the KEMRI Wellcome Trust in Kilifi, have developed an immunological assay- a tool that detects virus footprints or antibodies on patients to track the number of people who been exposed covid-19 in the local population. Immunological assays are a biochemical test that measures the presence…"Kilifi Based Research Centre Scales Up Covid-19 Testing At The Coast"
A Kilifi-based businessman James Muchemi Munene is demanding payment of Sh1.5 million for supplies of construction materials made to a hotel said to be associated with a senior politician in the country. Munene who shared his plight with the media in Mombasa Monday said his attempts to get paid since August 2018 have been unsuccessful. He said he supplied construction materials obtained from Tanzania for construction of the beach facility near the Indian Ocean. Dolphin…"Kilifi Businessman Demands Payment From The DP"