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BOHOKO: Why Kurias Itch For Their Own County

By Matiko Bohoko Cynics have always wondered what always itches the Abakuria community to incessantly agitate for separation from their neighbours, the Luos in Migori county. Time and again, the…

OGINDO: Nyanza should unclench its fist, cooperate with the Ruto administration

By Hon. Martin Ogindo On October 2, exactly 18 days after being elected and sworn into office, President William Ruto visited Homa Bay County to attend a church service. While…

KAJIMBA: Lobbying and the desired governance in Migori: will Ochilo stick to his principles?

Like in any other county, lobbying is at its all-time high in Migori for various lucrative positions. Millionaires who channelled their resources to the right camp are in another round…

‘Paro Manyien,’ why a bowler hat will be my Migori governor independent symbol- Okong’o Ja Migori

By Robert Kenedy Okong’o To amplify my image and brand for the August 9 Migori governor race as Independent candidate i, together with my team setteled on two symbols to…

KIDIKIBUDI: Why Elias Okumu is Suna East MP sure bet on August 9 polls

By Olumwa Kidikibudi Has the ground spoken in Migori’s Suna East constituency or it’s the heaven’s responding to cry of wananchi? The latest political forays by city based tycoon Elias…

(LETTERS) KIPNGENO: Climate change could have a great impact in the ecosystem

By Kipngeno Benard Humans are increasingly influencing the climate and the earth’s temperature by burning fossil fuels, cutting down forests and farming activities. This adds enormous amounts of greenhouse gases…

LETTERS: As Taliban buries another empire with US withdrawn, gains of anti-terror war should not be lost

By Kipngeno Benard The Taliban emerged in the civil war that followed the withdrawal of Soviet troops from Afghanistan in 1989, predominantly in the Kandahar province and the Pakistan border…

Understanding factors fueling the Laikipia insecurity crisis

By Kipngeno Benard For years Laikipia county has been embroiled in conflict caused by clashes between farmers and the various pastoralist groups. In the past few days, houses have been…