Busia County News

Destructive revenge mission in Busia after boy, 16, is killed while visiting girlfriend

- The deceased is said to be a Form One student hailing from Kakamega County - He was among three other boys visiting their girlfriend in Busia on Monday night - The boys were attacked after locals thought they were thieves and one died on the spot - Another one was injured and is recuperating in hospital while other two escaped unhurt - Assailants from deceased's village stormed a Busia village where the boy was killed and burnt houses - Police commenced investigations to get to the bottom of the matter as homeless residents demand for arrest of culprits Over 18 families in Emalombe village, Busia County have been rendered homeless after their houses were burnt down by assailants from a neighboring community.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 23, 2019

President Kenyatta lauds youth for looking beyond tribe to intermarry

The DP said the marriage of Makena Murungi to James Bukusi, whose parents originate from Busia County, was a step in the right direction as it is helping to build bridges between Kenyan communities.

Capital News , Kenya Jan 13, 2019

Schools strain to admit Form Ones

Head teachers in Busia County are also face similar problems.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 13, 2019

Uhuru calls on the youth to reject tribalism

The DP said the marriage of Makena Murungi to James Bukusi, whose parents originate from Busia County, was a step in the right direction as it is helping to build bridges between Kenyan communities.

The Star , Kenya Jan 12, 2019

Fifa instructor decries lack of qualified whistlers in Busia

Fifa referee instructor Margaret Omondi has on Thursday decried shortage of qualified football referees in Busia County appealing to stakeholders to team and address the challenge.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 10, 2019

Time for Western youth players to impress La Liga scouts

Busia County’s Kigandole and Ibinzo Girls from Kakamega County are set to lock horns in the second semi-finals.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 9, 2019

Daring Kenya fisherman swims 5km in L. Victoria to escape arrest by Ugandan soldiers Kenya News

A Kenyan fisherman from Busia County made a dramatic jumped into Lake Victoria to escape arrest by Ugandan soldiers who had confiscated his fishing equipment.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 9, 2019

Man swims 5km to escape from Uganda police

Mr Ben Wandera from Buduong'i village in Funyula Constituency of Busia County told the Nation that he swam for about 5 kilometres to save his life.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 9, 2019

Daktari Nyuki busts vehicles dismantled spare parts syndicate valued at KSh 5 Million

Daktari also helped Janet Okisai in Amukura, Busia County to conceive after her failure to sire a child.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 9, 2019

Anger, anguish in new Form One order

STRUGGLING According to a Mr Charloz Okisai, a parent in Busia County, his son Josephat Seth Imai who scored 381 marks has been admitted to Kapsowar Girls High School.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 5, 2019