One person has died on Thursday morning after a police chase began on a roadblock in Kilifi County where suspects refused to comply with police orders for search.
The move is part of a EUR 2 Million project to help thousands of Kenyan farmers improve their social and economic conditions across three counties of Lamu, Kilifi and Kwale at the Kenyan coast.
Parliamentarians who could be affected by the outcome of the petition, if heard and determined, include Kakamega Senator Cleophas Malala (former Mahiakalo MCA), Nakuru Senator Susan Kihika (served as Nakuru Speaker), Kilifi Woman Rep Gertrude Mbeyu (former Kibarani MCA), Mombasa Woman Rep Asha Mohamed and Maragwa MP Mary Waithira (former nominated MCA).
Some of the counties in the pilot project include Kisii, Kisumu, Wajir Nairobi, Uasin Gishu, Kajiado, Baringo, Marsabit, Embu, Makueni, Busia, Nyandarua, Kiambu, Kilifi and Tana River, Interior Principal Secretary Karanja Kibicho said 31,500 kits have been distributed in readiness for the mass rollout covering the country’s 8,500 sub-locations next month.
/COLLINS KWEYU Apart from being the vice chair, Abigael Mbagaya was the commission’s reference point for Kilifi, Kakamega, Kirinyaga, Kisumu, Elgeyo Marakwet, Kilifi and Nakuru.
In Kilifi, police officers Simeon Ayodo and Amos Kipsang’ went on trial for shooting dead primary school pupil Kazungu Katana, 17.
Kilifi South Pastors Fellowship chairman Lawrence Chai said tough interventions are needed to curb immoral behaviour, and he called for a mality police department to monitor youths..
He had recently moved to Kilifi where the low altitude helped him breath, because of the higher concentration.
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On Friday, the CS rubbished reports the detectives had raided his homes in Mombasa, Kilifi and Nairobi and obtained crucial documents to aid the probe.