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FGM still rampant

By John Majau. Meru County is in the spot Light after it was established that Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is secretly being practiced. The circumcisers and the parents of the girls have come up with innovative ways of avoiding being nabbed by the provincial administration. The Meru County Maendeleo Ya Wanawake Organisation Chairperson, Kanana Nteere who raised the alarm said …

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Safaricom builds 4 classes at Makutano Primary

By Godfrey Wamalwa. Safaricom Foundation has officially unveiled four renovated classrooms at Makutano Primary School in Likuyani Sub County, Kakamega County. Mr. Michael Thuo, the Foundation’s Sales Manager in charge of Rift Valley Region, presided over the unveiling event held at the school. The foundation had renovated four classrooms and donated 60 desks for pupils and 12 staff room tables …

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Man lands 20 years imprisonment for defilement

A middle aged man was found guilty of defiling a thirteen years old pupil and sentenced to 20 years in prison. George Owino Abuor was found to have committed the offence on 7th October 2016 at Ndori Sub-location in Gem Sub-county. In judgment read by Bondo Principal Magistrate M.O. Obiero, the court heard that he intentionally and unlawfully defiled the …

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County to promote ECDE

By Enock Okong’o Kisii County Executive member in the Ministry of Education Labour and Manpower Development, Amos Nyamoko has vowed to abandon politics and embark on the betterment and development of the ECDE services in the county. Nyamoko pledged to ensure that he improves the education standards of the county. He said that although the ECDE is devolved, the two …

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University signpost vandalized in Garissa

By Staff Reporter. A gang of vandals recently descended on a sign post belonging to Mount Kenya University (MKU) in Garissa. According to Mark Chemour, a resident of Garissa, MKU sign post, situated near Cathedral Catholic Church, was allegedly stolen by suspected scrap metal dealers. “This sign post disappeared when a lorry suddenly appeared at the site before unknown people …

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