Articles by Faith Cheptile


  • Sossion asked to quit KNUT Secretary General position

    Sossion asked to quit KNUT Secretary General position

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    Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) officials from the Coast region have demanded the resignation of the union's Secretary-General, Wilson Sossion...

  • Dr Fred Matiang'i

    Matiang’i orders universities to shut down all satellite campuses

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    The government will not allow opening of any other satellite campuses in the country, Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i announced on Wednesda...

  • Teacher found with KCSE exams charged

    Teacher found with KCSE exams charged

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    A teacher in Murang'a County has been charged for being in possession of unathorised Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examination paper...

  • City Hall

    Two city askaris sacked over bribery claims

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    Governor Mike Sonko's government has fired two city askaris for allegedly soliciting bribes from hawkers in the Central Business District. The two ...

  • A hockey stick and ball. (PHOTO/Courtesy)

    Hockey ace Masinde dies

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    United States International University of Africa (USIU) hockey player Martha Masinde is dead. Masinde, also a student at the institution, passed on...

  • Election protests in opposition strongholds

    Election protests in opposition strongholds

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    Youth in opposition strongholds of Migori, Nyanza, Nyamira, Homabay, Siaya and Kibera engaged police in running battles as they barricaded roads lit b...

  • Alcoblow

    14 arrested in alcoblow swoop

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    Fourteen drivers are in custody at Thika Police Station for allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol Friday night on the Thika-Nairobi superhi...

  • Moi Girls School fire rescue hero, Mary Mokaya, honoured

    Moi Girls School fire rescue hero, Mary Mokaya, honoured

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    Mary Mokaya, the teen hero who paid the ultimate sacrifice while rescuing her fellow students during the deadly fire that killed girl girls at Moi Gir...

  • Bandits

    Bandit killed as rangers repulse attack in Isiolo

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    Rangers have shot dead a bandit at Naasulu conservancy in Isiolo County and recovered ten heads of cattle stolen after repulsing armed cattle rustlers...

  • KNUT dithers on new curriculum

    KNUT dithers on new curriculum

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    Primary school teachers union has refused to second the new curriculum that is soon set to be implemented by the government. Speaking at a teachers...

  • School dropout rate high in Garissa, Tana River counties

    School dropout rate high in Garissa, Tana River counties

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    The high number of teenage pregnancies in Tana River is now raising alarm among stakeholders with the hardest hit areas being Madogo and Mororo in Tan...

  • Poachers arrested in Makueni with elephant tusks

    Poachers arrested in Makueni with elephant tusks

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    Police in Makueni arrested three suspected poachers in possession of six elephant tusks valued at Ksh.3.5 million. The three suspects were arrested...

  • Bodaboda rider dies in Machakos

    Bodaboda rider dies in Machakos

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    A bodaboda rider died and two others injured after a head on collision with a vehicle in Machakos. The rider is said to have died on the spot while...

  • Francis Atwoli

    Atwoli calls for Uhuru, Raila talks to stabilise country

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    Central Organisation of Trade Unions (COTU) Secretary General Francis Atwoli has proposed the formation of a mediation team to unlock the political st...

  • Primary school head teacher killed in Igoji, Meru

    Primary school head teacher killed in Igoji, Meru

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    A primary school head teacher was killed at Igonji on Tuesday by thugs while on his way home. Geeto Primary School headmaster, Dennis Mutua, is sai...

  • Body of Chinese tourist who died climbing Mt Kenya retrieved

    Body of Chinese tourist who died climbing Mt Kenya retrieved

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    Kenya Wildlife Service retrieved the body of a Chinese tourist who died while climbing Mount Kenya. Fang Wenchao, 33, is said to have fallen on Sunda...

  • Matatus barred from CBD starting Wednesday

    Matatus barred from CBD starting Wednesday

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    New rules barring all matatus from Nairobi CBD will take take effect starting Wednesday on September 20 as Governor Mike Sonko moves to implement his ...

  • Fake prophets arrested in Thika

    Jackson Kibor’s daughter charged with fraud

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    Controversial Uasin Gishu farmer Jackson Kibor's daughter has been charged with fraud. Appearing before Resident Magistrate Charles Obulutsa in Eldor...