West Pokot County

Samuel Moroto
Kapenguria MP charged with destruction of Sh7.9m property over 2017 incident

By | 2 months ago

Moroto was arrested on Sunday after visiting families that were evicted in a settlement scheme on the West Pokot and Trans-Nzoia counties....

buffalo kills woman
Stray buffalo shot dead after killing a woman taking her 7-month-old baby to the clinic

By | 8 months ago

Stray buffalo tracked and killed by KWS rangers after it gored to death a woman who was taking her seven-month-old baby to a clinic. ...

Domtillah Chesang
Over 400 girls circumcised in ‘rush for dowry’ as Covid-19 batters rural Kenya

By | 11 months ago

West Pokot County activist says that over 500 girls, many of them schoolgoing, have been circumcised amid Covid-19 pandemic....

Kitale-Lodwar Road
KeNHA reopens Ortum section on Kitale-Lodwar Road

By | 11 months ago

Heavy rains recently pounded West Pokot, Elgeyo-Marakwet and Baringo counties causing massive flooding and property damage....

MPs criticize Natembeya for calling off search for missing bodies at Chesegon

By | 1 year ago

Sigor and Kapenguria MPs want the government to rescind the decision to allow residents to continue with the recovery of missing bodies....

flash floods
‘We are digging victims out from mud with our bare hands after hours of waiting’

By | 1 year ago

me of the victims of the flash floods that hit West Pokot and Elgeyo-Marakwet counties were pushed kilometres downstream. ...

Elgeyo floods
Rescue efforts in Elgeyo-Marakwet-West Pokot border after flash floods

By | 1 year ago

Kenya Red Cross says the floodwaters have left the area inaccessible, hampering the struggle to reach those affected....

Elgeyo floods
Elgeyo-Marakwet: Two policemen swept away by floods rescued as three bodies retrieved

By | 1 year ago

Elgeyo-Marakwet County Commissioner says that 20 houses were swept away by floods while six villages lost most of their livestock....

Lonyangapuo defends Ruto over Echesa fake arms probe

By | 1 year ago

West Pokot Governor John Lonyangapuo cautions politicians against linking Deputy President William Ruto with graft over unproven claims....

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