People living with special needs urged to join farmer groups

Baringo Governor, Stanley Kiptis, has encouraged people living with disabilities (PLDWs), widows, widowers and single parents to form farmer groups in order for them to get support from National and County Governments and development partners. Governor Kiptis noted that such disadvantaged groups have been isolated in the society yet they are depended by their own […]

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Baringo County Steps up Efforts to Maintain COVID-free Status

The  Baringo  County Government has maintained the tempo on the fight against covid-19 by distributing water tanks to boost sanitation. Speaking during the distribution exercise at the county government headquarters in Kabarnet on Monday ,the Baringo governor, Stanley Kiptis said the tanks will go a long way in ensuring hygiene at the grass roots. “Each […]

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Mortalities from non-communicable diseases likely to increase

The number of people dying as a result of non-communicable diseases like diabetes is likely to increase as hospitals record low turnout due to COVID-19, the Baringo County Women Representative, Gladwell Cheruiyot has said. Cheruiyot, who is a member of the health committee in the National Assembly, said many people with terminal sicknesses across the […]

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Idle boys in Baringo likely to join banditry as Coronavirus keeps them off school

The  Baringo Governor, Stanley Kiptis has called on parents to restrain their school going children from taking part in banditry activities in the county during the long holiday caused by Covid-19. Speaking at Kenya School of Government in Baringo  on Thursday, after a security meeting the governor said it was sad that the perpetrators of […]

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School closure over corona not a holiday, says Baringo Chief

A  Chief from Kabartonjo division in Baringo North sub-county has cautioned parents against letting their children congregate for plays in villages saying schools closure over coronavirus was not a holiday. The Saimo location, Chief Benson Amdany Sumukwo noted that he was much disturbed to see most children in his location play from morning to evening […]

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