Articles by Daniel Korir

  • 27 May 2017
    We will deliver 50% of Nandi votes to Raila - NASA candidates

    We will deliver 50% of Nandi votes to Raila – NASA candidates

    Over 100 aspirants vying for various elective seats in Nandi County on the opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) ticket received their nomination certificates and promised to win majority of sea...

  • Nandi County sacks 1,200 employees including health workers

    Nandi County sacks 1,200 employees including health workers

    The County Government of Nandi has sacked 1,200 members of staff over various reasons including incompetence, gross misconduct and violation of the recruitment procedures during their employment. I...

  • 24 May 2017

    Nandi health challenges county’s failure – Senator Sang

    Nandi Senator, Stephen Sang, has urged the County Government of Nandi to intervene following an acute shortage of drugs and essential medical supplies at the Kapsabet County Referral Hospital. The sh...

  • 23 Mar 2017
    William Ruto Kerio Valley

    Archbishop Sapit lauds gov’t for Kerio Valley security operation

    The ongoing security operation in Kerio Valley has received backing from Anglican Church of Kenya Archbishop Jackson Ole Sapit. The archbishop, however, urged the government to conduct the operati...

  • 18 Mar 2017
    Nandi health workers threaten to down tools

    Nandi health workers threaten to down tools

    Nandi County health services could soon be paralyzed after health workers issued fresh strike notice to the County Government. Led by Mr Jacob Maswai, the chairman Nandi County Health Workers Unio...

  • 11 Mar 2017
    Nandi county threatens to sack striking medics

    Nandi county threatens to sack striking medics

    Nandi County doctors risk being sacked after Governor Cleophas Lagat announced that he will employ new medics if the striking ones fail to report to work by Monday, March 13. Speaking at Kapsabe...

  • 08 Mar 2017

    Nandi squatters want their ‘grabbed’ land back

    Over 3,000 squatters from Nandi Hills and Tinderet constituencies want an establishment of a legal framework that seeks to end the historical land injustices allegedly being perpetrated by multinatio...

  • 03 Mar 2017
    Kenya's Sarah Chepchirchir (C, #55) crosses the finish line in the women's category of the Tokyo ...

    Tokyo queen Chepchirchir in heroic Eldoret welcome

    Sarah Chepchirchir jetted back home at a heroic reception at the Eldoret International Airport on Thursday night following her jaw-dropping conquest of the 2017 Tokyo Marathon where she became the 16t...

  • 06 Feb 2017

    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

    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

    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...

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