Elgeyo-Marakwet

Elgeyo-Marakwet in Kenyan newspapers

Jubilee’s KIPCHUMBA MURKOMEN shares major throwback PHOTO, He looked like orangutan, Oh Lord.
Thursday, January 18, 2018 - Elgeyo Marwaket Senator Kipchumba Murkomen has shared an unbelievable throwback photo. Back then, he was just another broke man struggling to make ends meet. The guy...
[Daily Post] 18/01/2018
Sh30 billion Arror dam project to start after Ruto's intervention
Elgeyo Marakwet's Sh30 billion Arror dam project will resume as governor Alex Tolgos and KVDA boss David Kimosop have buried the hatchet. At a meeting last Thursday, deputy president William Ruto...
[The Star] 17/01/2018
Stamp out insecurity induced by cattle raids
Insecurity in parts of North Rift which are traditionally prone to cattle raids persists. At the weekend, elected leaders, led by Senator Kipchumba Murkomen, speaking at a peace meeting in Chesagon at...
[Mediamax] 16/01/2018
Drop 'wrong approach' to peace, talk to bandits, Kerio leaders told
Marakwet peace coordinators have urged political leaders to engage bandits directly instead of holding rallies to restore peace in Kerio Valley. Elgeyo Marakwet, West Pokot and Baringo leaders began...
[The Star] 16/01/2018
Meet ‘memory card man’! The man from Elgeyo Marakwet with a photographic memory
Monday, January 15, 2018 - Samuel Yatich has wowed many Kenyans with his rare gift - a photographic memory that grasps anything including vehicle registration numbers at first glance. Yatich, who...
[Daily Post] 15/01/2018
Sonko to be Given 14 Days to Appoint Igathe's Replacement
Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko could be given a 14-day deadline to appoint Deputy Governor Polycarp Igathe's replacement if Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen's new...
[Kenyans] 15/01/2018
Border schools deserted as Marakwet-Pokot conflict escalates
County director of Education tells tutors not to abandon duty as security is being enhanced by State More than 100 teachers from public primary and secondary schools at the volatile Chesegon area...
[Mediamax] 14/01/2018
Elgeyo Marakwet County to undertake Sh.19m water project
Elgeyo Marakwet County government has set aside Sh 19 million to undertake a water project that is expected to end perennial water shortage in Kapsowar town and its environs. The project will include...
[KBC Tv] 13/01/2018
Similar Post DP Ruto and Murkomen Held in High School
Unknown to many, Deputy President William Ruto and Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen share more in common than political philosophy. In High School, they...
[Kenyans] 10/01/2018
Kerio residents sleep in snake-infested caves as war brews
Hundreds of residents at the border of West Pokot and Elgeyo Marakwet are sleeping in snake-infested caves following fresh violence in the Kerio Valley. Attackers from both sides have for the last...
[The Star] 08/01/2018
Tension as three are killed along Marakwet, West Pokot border
Tension remains high along the Elgeyo Marakwet – West Pokot counties border following a bandit attack that left three people dead and hundreds of livestock stolen. West Pokot County leaders led by...
[KBC Tv] 07/01/2018
Five bandits killed, six injured in renewed Kerio Valley clashes
Five suspected bandits were shot dead during a fierce gun battle following an attack on a village in Marakwet East on Friday. The armed cattle rustlers were shot dead in two separate incidents at...
[The Star] 06/01/2018