Turkana News

Tullow Oil and Nema in tussle over waste disposal

British oil explorer Tullow Oil is embroiled in a tussle with the National Environment Management Authority (Nema) over the disposal of hazardous waste in Turkana County.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 15, 2018

Unity throught sports: Turkana, Samburu youth hold event in Baragoi

A sports competition was organised on Saturday for youths from Turkana and Samburu communities to promote peace and discourage cattle rustling.

The Star , Kenya Dec 15, 2018

Marginalised counties demand Sh28.3bn from Treasury

Counties Marginalised counties demand Sh28.3bn from Treasury Kenya’s poorest counties have teamed up to demand the release of Sh28.3 billion that the National Treasury has withheld over the years “due to lack of legal framework for disbursement.” The counties under the umbrella Frontier Counties Development Council (FCDC), which brings together Lamu, Tana River, Garissa, Wajir, Mandera, Marsabit, Isiolo, Turkana and West Pokot, say the Treasury has been in contravention since 2010 by withholding their share of Equalisation Fund.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Dec 15, 2018

Weatherman asks Kenyans to brace for more rain in coming days

Turkana, West Pokot and Samburu will experience morning rains in a few places and thunderstorms over a few places for the next two days before giving way to sunny intervals.

Tuko , Kenya Dec 14, 2018

Brace for more rains in next 5 days

Turkana, West Pokot and Samburu Counties will experience morning rains over few places and afternoon or evening showers and thunderstorms over few places for the first two days giving way to sunny intervals for the remaining days.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 14, 2018

12 hot women in Kenya all guys will love Kenya News

Ajuma Nasenyana To start us in the list is the awesome-looking model from Turkana tribe, Ajuma Nasenyana.

Tuko , Kenya Dec 14, 2018

Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho thanks Uhuru for awarding him a presidential award

Among those awarded with the coveted honours include Suba South MP and National Assembly Minority Leader John Mbadi, Governors Martin Wambora (Embu), Hassan Joho (Mombasa), Samuel Tunai (Narok), Cornel Rasanga (Siaya), Alex Tolgos (Elgeyo Marakwet) Jackson Mandago (Uasin Gishu), Joyce Laboso (Bomet) , Josphat Nanok (Turkana) and Anne Waiguru of Kirinyaga.

Tuko , Kenya Dec 13, 2018

Online uproar as state overlooks marathon maestro in honours roll

Read: Haji, Waiguru, Joho feted as Eliud Kipchoge misses out The governors who were honoured with EGH second class are Ali Joho (Mombasa), Martin Wambora (Embu), Samuel Tunai (Narok), Cornel Rasanga (Siaya), Josphat Nanok (Turkana), Alex Tolgos (Elgeyo Marakwet), Jackson Mandago (Uasin Gishu), Alfred Mutua (Machakos), Joyce Laboso (Bomet) and Anne Waiguru (Kirinyaga).

The Star , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

Punish cattle thieves, build up region to provide jobs – leaders

Political leaders and security officers from West Pokot and Turkana have discussed how to contain and reduce perennial insecurity.

The Star , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

Households in coastal counties most satisfied with health services

Mombasa was ranked second with a healthcare satisfaction rate of 89.8 percent, followed by Turkana (83.6 percent), Uasin Gishu (81.4 percent) and Kilifi at 81.17 percent.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Dec 12, 2018