Turkana News

Kamworor stunned! Amos Kirui wins National Cross Country title -

Deputy President William Ruto (left) and Turkana Governor Josephat Nanok (right) during the Lotto/Athletics Kenya National Cross Country Championships at Eldoret Sports Club on February 23, 2019.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 23, 2019

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

His first exhibition was on Turkana artefacts in 1970 when he met Kenya’s second Vice President Joseph Murumbi for the first time, the beginning of a lifetime friendship that lasted until Murumbi’s death in 1990.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 23, 2019

DP Ruto expected to grace National Cross Country Championships

Among the communities that showcased their culture include; Turkana, Samburu, Pokot, Nandi, Keiyo, Tugen among others.

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

Referendum, 2022 election campaigns insensitive, ignorant of people’s needs

I highly doubt that a Turkana resident , where poverty rate stands at 87.4 per cent or affects 756,306 residents , would be gung-ho of a referendum instead improving her or his standard of living.

The Star , Kenya Feb 22, 2019

Water deal crucial for Kenya oil project might slip into Q3-Tullow

A worker walks at aTullow Oil explorational drilling site in Lokichar, Turkana County, Kenya, February 8, 2018.

Reuters , Africa Feb 22, 2019

Tunapanda Institute is investing in Kenya’s youth

Maureen Moraa, 26, and Brian Mwevi, 22, are the two young people at the centre of a community-based organisation, Tunapanda Institute, that is changing the lives of many young people through various skill development programmes in Kibera and Turkana County.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 22, 2019

MATHIU: Institutions the cure for disease of presidents who rule

He had pledged his oil to the Kenyan pipeline from Turkana — until Mr Kagame struck up a rapport with then-new Tanzanian President John Magufuli.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Chinese investor dies in Nakuru

His abattoir, which roared to life in May 2016, targets countries such to China, Russia, and other far east nations where donkey products are in high demand Goldox, which slaughters 400 donkeys daily, sources the animals from Baringo, Narok, Kajiado, Turkana, West Pokot, Samburu, Kiambu and Nakuru counties as well as Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

18 firms in list of Kenya’s early oil bidders

News 18 firms in list of Kenya’s early oil bidders Kenya has reached out to 18 global oil refinery firms in the ongoing search for buyers of the early Turkana crude oil exports targeted for the second quarter of the year.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 20, 2019