Turkana, Endorois struggling to access education and healthcare

Despite increased government budgetary allocations to the minority and indigenous communities, the two groups continue to face major challenges in accessing quality education and healthcare facilities. A study conducted by Minority Rights Group (MRG) International in Turkana, Baringo, Trans-Nzoia and Elgeyo Marakwet counties has revealed that Endorois and Turkana communities trek long distances to access […]

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Father Charged With Assault after Disciplining His Child Freed

A class six girl in Baringo has withdrawn a case in which she had sued her dad for assault after the father attempted to discipline her. Faith Chepkangor told Kabarnet Resident Magistrate Vienah Amboko on Thursday that she had forgiven her dad and wanted him back at home. The minor had pressed charges against Peter […]

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The Government to Develop Flood Mitigation Framework

The National government has plans to develop a flood mitigation framework following the negative effects of flooding in most parts of the country. Speaking to KNA during a forum to assess the impact on floods on various sectors of the economy in Busia County, the Undersecretary in the Ministry of Interior Gordon Muga said the […]

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Vice Chancellor calls on TSC to review teacher certification

The  Moi University Vice Chancellor, Prof. Isaac Kosgey has asked the Teachers Service Commission (TSC) to review teacher certification every five years where teachers sit for an exam to assess their competence. Prof. Kosgey said that there was need to retrain and in-service teachers like other civil servants to retool and enable them keep abreast […]

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