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Articles by Daniel Korir


  • 06 Feb 2017
    Kiyeng

    Kibiwott prevails over Kiyeng at Central Rift XC meet

    Two-time World Cross country junior champion Viola Kibiwott outlasted Rio 2016 Olympics silver medallist and 3000m steeplechase world champion  Hyvin Kiyeng to the top honours of the senior women 10k...

  • 01 Feb 2017
    Nandi leaders warn politicians against using youths to disrupt meetings

    Nandi leaders warn politicians against using youths to disrupt meetings

    Nandi Council of Elders (Kaburwo) has warned political leaders to stop using youths to disrupt political meetings. This is after Nandi Governor Cleophas Lagat was heckled during Deputy President Wi...

  • 30 Jan 2017
    rio

    Nike-Biwott-Rosa training camp unveiled in Kapsabet

    The 2015 New York City marathon winner Stanley Biwott and Rosa Associati on Monday unveiled the Nike-Stanley Biwott-Rosa training camp in Kapsabet town in a function attended by top Kenyan athletics d...

  • 20 Jan 2017
    jubilee

    MP wants Jubilee to smoke out moles

    Chemusei Member of Parliament, Elijah Lagat, wants President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy, William Ruto, to expel moles within the Jubilee Party. Mr Lagat argues that there are moles in the party ...

  • 11 Jan 2017
    Pupils in class. Photo/FILE

    Nandi leaders demand release of Ksh90m education bursary funds

    Leaders in Nandi County have asked the county government, under the leadership of Governor Cleophas Lagat, to release the education bursary that was set aside to help the bright and needy students. ...

  • 28 Dec 2016
    Kenya's Conseslus Kipruto (R) and Kenya's Ezekiel Kemboi celebrate after winning first and third place ...

    Flashback 2016: Steeplechase still safe haven as baton passed

    On the eve of the men’s 3000m steeplechase finals, at the 2016 Rio Olympics, two-time Olympics gold medalist and four–time world champion Ezekiel ‘Baba Yao’ Kemboi, publicly announced his reti...

  • 22 Dec 2016
    Ezekiel Kemboi leads Team Kenya as they arrive at JKIA from the Beijing World Championships. ...

    Kemboi leads anti-doping calls at athletes luncheon

    Two-time Olympics and four-time men 3000m steeplechase champion, Ezekiel Kemboi, has urged his fellow athletes to shun the use of performance enhancing drugs as the country seeks to wipe out the 2016 ...

  • 07 Dec 2016
    Nandi residents protest frequent blackouts

    Nandi residents protest frequent blackouts

    Hundreds of residents of Kapsabet town took to the streets on Tuesday to protest frequent power outages in the area. The residents accuse Kenya Power of failing to listen to their plea to restore p...

  • 11 Nov 2016
    Nandi IDPs say yet to be compensated

    Nandi IDPs say yet to be compensated

    Hundreds of Internally Displaced People (IDP's) gathered at Maraba market in Tinderet on Thursday, November, 10 to pressure the government to remember them and speed up the compensation process. ID...

  • 15 Oct 2016
    A road under construction in Siaya County.

    Nandi contractors storm public works offices

    Contractors based in Nandi County on Friday, October 14 stormed the regional Public Works Office to protest the planned commencement of road works in Kapsabet by the Kenya Urban Roads Authority (KURA)...

  • 22 Sep 2016
    Kenya's Conseslus Kipruto celebrates after setting a new Olympic record and winning the Men's 3000m ...

    Olympic champ Kipruto unrelenting in World Record chase

    Freshly minted Olympic champion, Conselus Kipruto, says that he is eyeing top honours at the London World Championships set to be held on August 4-13 next year. The Olympics record holder capped of...

  • 19 Sep 2016
    Jubilee lacks internal democracy - Ruto

    Jubilee lacks internal democracy – Ruto

    Barely ten days after its launch, a section of leaders from other parties, are now castigating Jubilee Party over what they term as lack of internal democracy. Led by Mashinani Party leader and Bom...

  • 25 Aug 2016
    Not all counties are corrupt - revenue body boss

    Not all counties are corrupt – revenue body boss

    The Commission on Revenue Allocation (CRA) chair, Micah Cheserem, has defended devolution following reports that counties were mismanaging resources allocated to them. Speaking to the press after the...

  • 20 Aug 2016
    Keter

    Alfred Keter calls for Sports CS Hassan Wario’s resignation

    Nandi Hills Member of Parliament Alfred Keter has now vowed to ensure Sports Cabinet Secretary Hassan Wario resigns over failure to show efficiently leadership in his ministry. This comes even as a...

  • 16 Aug 2016
    bad road

    Women protest poor Nandi roads

    Residents of Amai and Talilwo areas of Nandi County on Tuesday took to the streets to protest the poor state of roads and the Talilwo – Kapsabet Bridge which was partly swept away by flash floods du...

  • 09 Aug 2016
    Shopkeeper, hawker sentenced to 20 years for defiling minors

    Shopkeeper, hawker sentenced to 20 years for defiling minors

    A Kapsabet court has sentenced a shopkeeper and a hawker in Nandi County to 20 years for defiling two underage girls on separate incidences. Gideon Kiprotich, 36, who is also a shopkeeper at Kombe ...

  • 26 Jul 2016
    Nandi village hit by maize disease

    Nandi village hit by maize disease

    Residents of Olesos in Nandi County have expressed concerns following a fresh outbreak of maize disease in the area, destroying hundreds of acres of the crop. The farmers argue that the disease remai...