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Kirinyaga residents have been asked to inherit fish eating culture in order to remain healthy and energetic.
Gichugu MP, Njogu Barua has asked his fellow legislators to remain firm in fighting all sorts of impunity including corruption.
A couple was arraigned before a Murang’a town court for destroying and setting ablaze indigenous trees in a government forest.
A middle-aged man who worked as a herder in Murang’a County has been released on a KES 50 000 bond after denying allegations that he had sex with his employer's goat.
Police in Nanyuki town arrested a man who allegedly stole airtime scratch cards worth KES 300 from a shopkeeper.
The Director of Public Prosecution (DPP), Keriako Tobiko and the anti-graft agency should investigate IEBC officials involved in the chicken scandal, Kieni MP Kanini Kega has said.
The parliamentary Committee on Energy, Information and Communication has summoned Cabinet Secretary in charge of ICT, Fred Matiang’i and media owners over the digital migration standoff.
Laikipia Governor, Joshua Irungu and his deputy Gitonga Kabugi have decided to bury their differences and work together for efficient service delivery to residents.
A somber mood engulfed Nyakahai village, Mathioya sub-Count in, Murang’a on Wednesday after a 28-year-old man allegedly killed his step-daughter before hanging himself.
Members of Parliament have demanded a refresher training for their bodyguards to enhance their personal security.
Tetu MP, Ndung'u Gethenji has lashed out at the opposition for filing a case against the new security laws.
Deputy President William Ruto Saturday directed the Cabinet Secretary in charge of Education, Jacob Kaimenyi to issue fee guidelines for Secondary Schools to cushion parents from exploitation by school management boards and heads.
The Government will leave no stone unturned until those who murdered Kabete MP, George Muchai are brought to book, Deputy President William Ruto has said.
Political leaders led other Kenyans in mourning and condemning the killing of Kabete MP, George Muchai and his three aides who were shot in Nairobi town early Saturday morning.
A group of youth from Kamunyaka area in Mathira west sub-County went on a looting spree after a truck carrying beer overturned along Karatina-Kerugoya road.
Officials of Jubilee Alliance Party (JAP) have warned their colleagues in The National Alliance (TNA) against rebranding offices with JAP colours and logos.
The students of Nyeri Technical Training Institute have paralyzed learning in the school following a strike over poor WiFi connectivity in the school compound.
The government’s move to revoke some brands of vehicle speed limiters and recorders has met outrage from operators in the Public Service Vehicles (PSV) industry who suspect foul play in the directive.
Dedan Kimathi University of Technology (DKUT) students were trained on proper use of social media platforms.
Nyeri Governor Nderitu Gachagua’s wife, Margaret Karungaru Nderitu has dispelled fears about the Governor's health, saying he is healthy and stable.
Kiharu MP, Irungu Kang’ata has been awarded for best management of Constituency Development Fund (CDF) and investing heavily in domestic water projects.
The Ministry of education has again given Nyeri County a raw deal in Form One selection exercise, an MP has asserted.
Nyeri governor Nderitu Gachagua is ill and is hospitalized outside the country where he is receiving treatment.
Elgeyo Marakwet Senator, Kipchumba Murkomen has denied media reports that he was wooing former Prime Minister Raila Odinga to defend Deputy President William Ruto at the ICC.
Tetu MP, Ndung’u Gethenji has demanded that the Government pathologist release post-mortem reports of prominent personalities including Mutula Kilonzo, Otieno Kajwang’ and Fidel Odinga who died recently in mysterious circumstances.
A man who worked as a night guard at Sportsman Arms hotel in Nanyuki town has been charged with failing to prevent theft, after unknown thugs broke into the hotel and made away with assorted electrical items worth KES 36 000.
There was drama in Nyeri when members of the public forced a suspected conman to pull a heavy concrete stone weighing more than 150 kilogrammes as a punishment.
The National Alliance (TNA) party chairman in Nyeri County, Thuo Mathenge has been summoned by police over allegations that he insulted and threatened Kieni MP, Kanini Kega.
Gatundu South MP, Moses Kuria wants Kakamega Senator, Bonny Khalwale prosecuted over alleged hate speech remarks and posts on social media.
The United Republican Party (URP) officials in Nyeri County have expressed their dissatisfaction following the formation of Jubilee Alliance Party (JAP).
A primary school teacher from Githiga village in Kangema, Murang’a County, has committed suicide over life predicaments.
Two MPs from Nyeri County have asked Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) to open trial for activists who involved children in the Occupy Playground demonstrations.
The National Construction Authority (NCA) has launched an intensive inspection and audit of buildings in Central region, an exercise that will continue for the next three months.
First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has donated the 17th mobile clinic to Nyeri County in her Beyond Zero campaign.
A middle-aged man who denied charges of defiling his 12-year-old daughter was released on a KES 100 000 bond.
A man who allegedly robbed a herder KES 2 500 was Wednesday arraigned in a Nanyuki court.
Issuing firearms to pastors and members of County Assemblies (MCAs) will increase insecurity in the country, Kandara MP Esther Wahome has said.
Kirinyaga Governor, Joseph Ndathi has asked Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) to investigate cases of theft of drugs from public hospitals in the area.
Concern has been raised over increased number of people consuming illicit brews in Central Kenya.
Police in Nyeri have arrested one suspect in connection to the killing of a prominent businessman in Mweiga town, Kieni West Sub-county.
A prominent Nyeri businessman who is also a cousin of Kieni MP Kanini Kega has been shot dead in Mweiga town, Kieni West.
The performance of inmates in the 2014 KCPE exams at Nanyuki GK prison slightly dropped compared to the previous year, an official has said.
Nyeri Provincial General Hospital (PGH) has lost property worth millions of shillings following a fire that gutted down a section of its Dental unit.
Nakumatt Holdings will open 14 more branches in the next two years under its expansion program.
Trouble is looming in President Uhuru Kenyatta’s political party, The National Alliance (TNA), after MP hinted plans to oust the party’s top officials.
Four British army soldiers escaped death after a plane that they had boarded crash-landed at Gathiuru area in Mount Kenya forest.
Criminal Investigation Department (CID) officers in Othaya are investigating the mysterious disappearance of KES 93 000 from a farmer’s bank account.
Teachers continue sending pupils back home as their strike over pay entered day four.
The government has released KES 442 million to small-scale tea farmers for subsidy inputs.
Striking health workers in Murang’a town were treated to a rude shock when a group of youths tried to block them from demonstrating claiming that they were affecting business operations in the town.
Traders at Gacharage shopping centre in Kandara constituency, Murang’a County are counting loses after an inferno gutted down their business stalls and shops.
The Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) has asked President Uhuru Kenyatta to intervene in solving the impasse pitting teachers and their employer, Teachers Service Commission (TSC).
A man has been found dead at Mumumbu village, Murang’a County after he allegedly consumed illicit brew.
Hundreds of elderly people drawn from different villages in Nyeri County ushered in the New Year with a luxurious party held at Othaya Approved grounds.
Naivas Supermarket opened a new branch in Nyeri town.
Health workers who were employed under the Economic Stimulus Programme (ESP) contract in Murang’a County have gone on strike to protest against what they termed as mistreatment by the county government.
The government's decision to abolish the ranking of pupils and schools in national examinations has sparked outrage among some parents,just after the release of the 2014 KCPE exam results.
The speaker of Murang’a County Assembly, Nduati Kariuki has called the public to help them in effecting their oversight role by attending and participating in forums convened to enlighten public on devolution.
Police officers in Thika have arrested seven suspected highway robbers who are believed to be behind a series of robberies in Thika town and its environs.
Nyeri Governor, Nderitu Gachagua has appealed to his constituents to keep off drugs and alcohol during the festive season.
Seven teenagers have been put on a three-year-probation by a Nanyuki court after they admitted to charges of being in possession of game meat.
A lorry driver was killed and his loader left nursing serious injuries after goons abducted them on their way from Kiriaini to Murang’a town Tuesday night.
A Public Service Vehicle (PSV) driver has been fined KES 15 000 or in default serve three months in jail for stopping at a non-designated area and thus causing obstruction of traffic.
A Nanyuki court has sentenced a 28-year-old man to death after he was found guilty of defiling a 10-year-old girl.
The scuffle witnessed in Parliament during the debate on Security Bill 2014 was shameful and unfortunate, Kieni MP Kanini Kega has said.
The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has opened an ITax support center in Nyeri town as part of its reforms programme.
A family of six escaped death in Mutwe-Wathi village, Nyeri County after unknown people torched their house.
Nyeri County government workers who have been on a week-long strike have two days to return to work or be sacked.
The body of a 30-year-old man who had stayed in mortuary for five years due to land tussle was finally buried Tuesday night at Gathaithi village, Mathira Nyeri County.
The County government of Nyeri is planning to produce its own renewable energy, Governor Nderitu Gachagua has announced.
An elderly man has been sentenced to life imprisonment by a Nanyuki court for defiling a three-year-old girl.
Former Mathioya MP and Cabinet Minister, Joseph Kamotho, will be laid to rest on Wednesday at his rural home in Njumbi village, Murang’a County.
Nyeri Governor Nderitu Gachagua has lauded MPs for passing the new anti-terrorrism bill.
The County Government of Nyeri has missed Thursday’s revenue collection after workers downed tools demanding salary arrears amounting to KES.50 million.
Fifteen of the 36 people killed at a quarry in Mandera County on December 2 by Al Shabaab militants have been buried in Nyeri County in an emotional send off attended by thousands of people.
A middle-aged man suspected to be a conman has escaped death by a whisker following a mob attack in Nyeri town.
Coffee output in Central Kenya has dropped by 20 percent this year, a coffee marketer has reported.
Afya Sacco, Nyeri branch was robbed KES 4.6 million by thugs who were armed with a pistol.
Residents of Leshau Pondo shopping centre along Nyeri-Nyahururu highway scrambled for meat from an elephant carcass that was found dead near Aberdare forest.
Police in Othaya have arrested an aging woman alongside her daughter, a mother of three, on suspicion that they killed an eight-month-old infant and buried her at their farm in Gathumbi village.
The Kenya Union of Post Primary Education Teachers (KUPPET) has declared support for the government’s move to ban ranking of schools based on academic performance.
Al Shabaab militants were regular visitors to Mandera quarries at Koromey area but were not harming anyone, a survivor has revealed.
Regional retailer, Nakumatt Holdings, is projecting a 30 percent sales jump this festive season, largely fuelled by the steady rekindling of mall shopping confidence.
A 30-year-old man was beaten and injured by angry residents of Gathunguri village in Murang’a County after he was suspected of committing an unnatural act with a stolen goat.
Evacuating people from Mandera County because of the recent attacks will hurt economy, Nyeri Governor Nderitu Gachagua has said.
A young man has been arraigned in a Nanyuki court for stealing within the court premises.
Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD) should offer solutions to the insecurity menace that has hit the country instead of condemning the government, Kieni MP Kanini Kega has said.
Nyeri County lost 10 people in the Mandera quarry attack, just a few days after the burial of two sisters who were killed in a similar incident.