Elgeyo-Marakwet

Elgeyo-Marakwet in Kenyan newspapers

Stray dogs kill six-year-old boy in Uasin Gishu
A nursery school boy was mauled by stray dogs at the border of Elgeyo Marakwet and Uasin Gishu counties on Monday morning. A resident rescued the six-year-old who was heading to school and rushed him...
[The Star] 16/10/2017
Tolgos is my friend but there'll be no conflict of interest - CEC nominee
An Elgeyo Marakwet CEC nominee has defended his close ties with Governor Alex Tolgos saying they are friends but that his work will be flawless. Isaac Kamar (finance) told a 10-member select...
[The Star] 15/10/2017
Row over Elgeyo’s Sh63 billion dam projects resolved
Elgeyo Marakwet leaders and stakeholders have resolved a row which had threatened to scuttle the commencement of Ksh63 billion mega hydro-power cum irrigation project in the region. Area Governor Alex...
[KBC Tv] 11/10/2017
Kerio locals tell off Tolgos for opposing Sh30 billion Arror dam
Kerio Valley residents have asked Elgeyo Marakwet county to stop opposing construction of the Sh30 billion Arror dam. The locals noted on Tuesday that the multipurpose dam will supply them with water...
[The Star] 03/10/2017
Face election without worry about laws, Murkomen tells Chebukati
The Election Laws (Amendment) Bill will not affect IEBC's preparations for the repeat election, Kipchumba Murkomen has said. The Elgeyo Marakwet Senator, who was part of the team that tabled the Bill...
[The Star] 03/10/2017
County snubs posh retreat to discuss Sh35bn power project
The wrangle over establishment of a power and irrigation project in Elgeyo Marakwet has deepened, with the county leadership turning down an invitation to a retreat by a State agency to iron out...
[Daily Nation] 01/10/2017
Murkomen Reveals How NASA Tried to Trick Jubilee at IEBC Meeting
Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen has revealed how the National Super Alliance (NASA) team tried to trick Jubilee by unveiling...
[Kenyans] 28/09/2017
TSC suspends teachers who fled Marakwet school after attack by students
Five teachers who boycotted duty after they were attacked by students of a school in Elgeyo Marakwet have been suspended. The St Augustine Mixed Day Secondary School teachers were stoned last Tuesday...
[The Star] 26/09/2017
Nurses in Elgeyo Marakwet given up to Friday to resume work
Striking Nurses in Elgeyo Marakwet County have been given up to Friday this week to resume their duties or be sacked. Governor Alex Tolgos, said nurses who will not have resumed work by the end of the...
[Kenya News Agency] 25/09/2017
Tolgos hires experts to recruit Elgeyo executives on merit
Governor Alex Tolgos has ordered interviews from Tuesday as part of a fresh recruitment of Elgeyo Marakwet county executives. More than 30 applicants will be interviewed by a panel of experts from The...
[The Star] 24/09/2017
Shs. 6 billion set aside to compensate Arror and Kimwarer hydro project land owners
The Kerio Valley Development Authority (KVDA) has set aside Shs. 6 billion to compensate over 800 families who will be affected by the implementation of Arror and Kimwarer hydro cum irrigation...
[Kenya News Agency] 20/09/2017
Magline Jeruto Crowned Miss World Kenya
Magline Jeruto Crowned Miss World Kenya John Wanjohi Sun, 09/17/2017 - 09:04 Elgeyo Marakwet County's Magline Jeruto has been crowned Miss World Kenya 2017. <![CDATA[// ><![CDATA// >...
[Mwakilishi] 17/09/2017