Lamu News

American firm denies ownership stake in Lamu coal project

An American firm has denied reports linking it to ownership interest in Lamu coal project.

The Star , Kenya Feb 23, 2019

EATING OUT: Everything from soup to nuts

The last time I was at a kibanda was in Lamu, when I was spread thin on cash after overstaying my visit.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 23, 2019

End of an era as African Heritage Festival set to stage final

Their best-selling books include Lamu: Kenya’s Enchanted Island (2009) and their defining work in African Ceremonies (1999).

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 23, 2019

Capturing African culture disappearing traditions and ceremonies

After graduating from art school, American-born Beckwith travelled the world studying ethnic cultures like the Maasai, Turkana and people of Lamu.

The East African , Kenya Feb 23, 2019

Men of Manda, lift up thy stones and walk

It was of seven wooden statues of stone carriers and one of a woman carrying firewood on her head, made over the past six years by German sculptor Joachim Sauter, and they went on show together for the first time in Lamu on Friday.

The East African , Kenya Feb 23, 2019

Lamu locals smell mischief in delayed payouts

The planned construction of a coal plant in Lamu County is yet to make hundreds of residents smile.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 22, 2019

Beware! Wild animals on the loose

Areas that have experienced increased incidences of human-wildlife conflict in recent weeks are Narok, Taita Taveta, Laikipia, Kajiado, Meru, Mau, Marsabit, Lamu and the Mt.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 22, 2019

Was abducted Italian aid worker victim of an ivory deal gone sour?

Police have banned night movements across River Sabaki and placed blocked the border between Tana River and Lamu to prevent suspects from escaping to Somalia.

The Star , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Uhuru launches health projects, warns medics

Other counties already fitted with the scans include King Fahad Hospital in Lamu county, Kakamega County Referral Hospital, Thika Level Five Hospital, Iten County Referral Hospital (Elgeyo Marakwet County), Narok County Referral Hospital and Voi Level Five Hospital (Taita Taveta county).

The Star , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Insider eyeing to mend fabric with police job

He has previously had ambitions for a political office after he unsuccessfully took an aim at the Lamu gubernatorial seat in the last General Election.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 21, 2019