Eldoret News

More woes for farmers at NCPB

NCPB’s Corporate Affairs Manager Titus Maiyo said they were only receiving maize in four depots: Eldoret, Moi’s Bridge, Kitale and Nakuru.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Sh50m pledge to Stars haunts Ruto

The Committee on Sports, Culture and Tourism is concerned that failure to honour the promise may demoralise the team even as it emerged that the government has formally shelved the 2013 Jubilee Party pre-election pledge to construct three grand stadiums in Nairobi, Mombasa and Eldoret.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Kenyan teen lands tennis scholarship to Barcelona academy

Kiarie started playing lawn tennis at Anointed High School and Moi Forces Academy and emerged third in 2017 National School Games in Eldoret.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

KORIR: Why we still need ‘wild card’ selection system

That is why I was relieved when it was announced that only the top four athletes across the line in this weekend’s national cross country trials in Eldoret will make “Team Kenya” to the IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Aarhus, Denmark, next month.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

Beyond Zero Half Marathon hope to register 25,000 participants this year

Gacheru said they will set up camp at this weekend’s national cross country championships in Eldoret in a bid to register more athletes.

The Star , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

Prisons fired up: Chespol, Aprot and Cheruiyot lead warders in hunt for cross country glory

Kenya Prisons are banking on Africa cross country champion Celliphine Chespol and world cross country senior women’s silver medallist Alice Aprot to shake off the opposition in the senior women’s 10km race during Saturday’s national cross country-cum-trials championships on Saturday in Eldoret.

The Star , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

Maize supply to be halted on Friday at some NCPB depots for lack of storage bags

Moi’s Bridge, Eldoret, Nakuru and Bungoma depots have silos and will continue receiving the harvests.

The Star , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

AK to meet athletes’ agents ahead of trials

Athletics Kenya (AK) will hold a meeting with athletes’ representatives where a total of 48 managers are expected at the Noble Hotel in Eldoret on Friday.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

Nyali MP Moha Jicho Pevu proposes bill to scrap hospital bills of patients who die receivi

Let me give an example, in Kenyatta National Hospital, the morgue charges poor Kenyans KSh 4,900 to preserve the corpse for a day, same to Mombasa Coast Hospital and Moi Referral Hospital in Eldoret..when the patients dies after suffering the pain, we torture the body further by demanding KSh 4,900 daily for preservation, we must change this," he said Ali further argued the health sector in the country had been designed to favor the rich who afford to pay for quality services in good hospitals and sustain payment of National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) monthly fee while the poor languished in abject poverty.

Tuko , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

Mall landlords offer rent discounts

Others are Westgate Mall Phase II, Diamond Plaza II in Parklands and Rupa Mall in Eldoret.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 20, 2019