Jurgen Klopp considering a move for Mario Gotze

🕔11:52, 31.Mar 2016

                Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp is eyeing a move for World Cup winner Mario Gotze in the summer. Gotze has one year remaining in his current contract at Bayern Munich after moving from Dortmand

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Governor urges youth to take up vocational training as 75 students graduate from Wajir youth Polytechnic

🕔10:08, 31.Mar 2016

By Farah Adan: Wajir Governor Ahmed Abdullahi has called on the local youth to take up vocational training to enable them venture into self-employment and take up locally available opportunities. Speaking after presiding over the graduation of 75 students from

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Muslims in Machakos decry isolation by County government

🕔17:41, 30.Mar 2016

By Mbarak Abucheri: The Muslim community in Machakos has  demanded the County government to facilitate and  financially support the completion of a facility whose construction has stalled since 2001 due to lack of funds.   A multimillion storey waqf  project

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Why the sluggish response by the Wajir County Government to the cholera outbreak in Eldas?

🕔17:22, 30.Mar 2016

By Abdynassir Hussein: A phone call made by the Member of County Assembly, Dela Ward to a local radio station clearly shows the sever jeopardy subjected to victims of the recent cholera outbreak in Eldas and the Wajir County at

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Lionel Messi closes in on Batistuta’s goals record

🕔12:48, 30.Mar 2016

By Yunis Dekow:                             Barcelona forward Lionel Messi closed in on Gabriel Batistuta’s goals record of being all time top scorer for Argentina when he scored his

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Five dead in Wajir – Marsabit border clan feuds

🕔10:00, 30.Mar 2016

By NJ Correspondent: Five people have been confirmed dead while five others are still unaccounted for after members of two neighboring clans fought at Shuru area along the border of Wajir and Marsabit counties. According to North Eastern Kenya Regional

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A Mandera teacher made Sh1.5 million from selling leaked exam

🕔00:17, 29.Mar 2016

By BERNARD MWINZI: The main source of leaked national examination papers last year was a teacher in Mandera County, a confidential government report has revealed. The deputy principal of a school in Wargadud, near El Wak on the Kenya-Ethiopia border,

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Callous leadership costs Mandera County benefits of devolution

🕔22:48, 28.Mar 2016

By Mohamed Adow:   The people of Mandera were looking forward to a bright future for all the good reasons that devolution will bring positive changes to their county after they remained in dark because of marginalization by successive governments

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Court cases hampering devolution and service delivery, Garissa Governor Nathif Jama says

🕔19:36, 28.Mar 2016

By NJ correspondent:   Garissa Governor Nathif Jama has decried the numerous pending court cases against County governments saying they were a stumbling block to devolution. Jama said the cases were jeopardizing his administration’s service delivery to local residents and

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Kerrow drums up support for pastoralist political party in Mandera devolution anniversary celebrations

🕔16:26, 28.Mar 2016

By Abdiweli Aden:   Mandera Senator Billow Kerrow has called for a rallying support by the people of Northern Kenya for the yet to be formed pastoralist political party. Speaking in Mandera on Sunday during celebrations to mark the 3rd

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Rhamu MCA asks governor to pay contractors as Roba outlines achievements in 3rd devolution anniversary

🕔15:49, 28.Mar 2016

By Abdiweli Aden:   An MCA in Mandera County on Sunday took Governor Ali Roba to task for nonpayment of contractors and suppliers as the county celebrated the 3rd anniversary of devolution. Speaking at Moi stadium where the celebrations were

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Man who stabbed wife in the cheek smears himself with human waste to stop court proceedings

🕔17:00, 25.Mar 2016

By NJ correspondent:   A man accused of stabbing his wife in the cheek has caused a stir in a Wajir Court after applying human waste all over his body to stop court proceedings against him. Mohamed Deeq Warmoge succeeded

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5 surprising benefits of walking

🕔09:30, 25.Mar 2016

  Yesterday I visited a friend and he asked if we could drive to the high street for coffee. I told him the high street is about 10 minutes walk and the weather is pleasant. He informed me that he

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Jobs: Massive recruitment of police officers announced.

🕔09:24, 25.Mar 2016

By NJ correspondent. The national police service has announced massive recruitment of police constables. The recruitment process will commence on Monday, 4th April 2016 from 8.00 am to 5.00 pm at the listed constituency-based recruitment centres.   An applicant shall

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Wedding On a Creditcard

🕔09:00, 25.Mar 2016

By Hamza The whole place was elegantly beaming with class. A lavish Somali wedding that was definitely over the top and without a doubt, one that had the touch of highly paid professional experts. From top to bottom, it was

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Gunners midfielder rules out a move away from Emirate stadium

🕔16:20, 23.Mar 2016

By Yunis Dekow:                           Arsenal midfield maestro Mesut Ozil has declined rumours claiming that the German will be leaving the club in the summer due to the club’s

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Gossip Corner: Jose Mourinho signs Contract with United

🕔15:47, 20.Mar 2016

By Yunis Dekow:               Jose Mourinho has signed a pre-contract agreement to join Manchester United in the summer, according to a report in El Pais, a daily newspaper in Spain. Mourinho was fired in December after

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Mandera students utilize streets lights to study at night

🕔01:11, 20.Mar 2016

By NJ correspondent: Some students in Mandera town are utilizing streets lights recently erected in most parts of the County to study at night. Although they were not the target clients of the County government project, the hardworking students most

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Traders decry harassment by Nairobi City County askaris on the loose in Eastleigh

🕔00:39, 20.Mar 2016

By NJ corespondent: Small scale traders in Nairobi’s Eastleigh business district are up in arms against marauding County askaris who have made it a habit to come for their daily ‘collections’ even on weekends. Halima, a tea vendor in the

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County acquires waste disposal equipment

🕔18:06, 18.Mar 2016

By Farah Adan: Sanitation services in Wajir County got a big boost today after the town administration acquired waste disposal machines and equipment worth millions of shillings. Addressing the press after receiving the assorted equipment, town administrator Nassir Harun said

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Development partners commit to support Wajir in water, health and sanitation

🕔21:09, 17.Mar 2016

The County government of Wajir today organized a donor round table meeting in Nairobi to seek support in areas where there are developmental gaps in the county. Governor Ahmed Abdullahi led county leaders in seeking support to fund water, health

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Arsenal Legend expected to visit Kenya

🕔19:03, 17.Mar 2016

By Yunis Dekow:                       Former Arsenal star Nwankwo Kanu will visit Kenya on 2nd of April to over see a seven-a-side Inter-Media Football Challenge that will be hosted at the

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Leicester’s boss hoping to retire at King Power Stadium

🕔12:58, 17.Mar 2016

By Yunis Dekow:                       Leicester manager Claudio Ranieri has declined rumours that he is scheduled to leave King Power Stadium at the end of the season. The Italian hopes the foxes will give

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Toxic, Terminal and Dud; the Failed Leadership of Gov. Nathif.

🕔13:57, 16.Mar 2016

By Ahmed Haji:   The transformation of Gov. Nathif from a sharia compliant banker to a politician has not been a smooth adventure. This is because, there is a difference between running a public system and a private entity. The

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Article 002: Why 2017 is subsequently essential For the Common Mwananchi in Wajir County

🕔23:57, 15.Mar 2016

Abdynasir Hussein: This is one imperative year that will give the common Wajirean the precise self-same opportunity to choosy-selectively  elect leaders of their prime grounded on manifesto and performance in the different progressive tasks they carried out, that is if

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Mr. Governor: Restore again, the lost glory and respect of Wajir County

🕔23:07, 15.Mar 2016

By Ahmedin Dahir: EACC survey 2015 on corruption index in Kenya launched at the KICC on March 15, 2016 has rated Wajir County Government on top 5 place out of the 47 counties. This fate is mean in the face

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Italy manager expected to coach Chelsea after Euro 2016

🕔22:02, 15.Mar 2016

By Yunis Dekow: Antonio Conte will step down from his position as manager of the Italy national team after Euro 2016. The Italian has been robustly linked with the managerial vacancy at blues and this announcement increases the prospect of him taking over at Stamford

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Wajir among most corrupt counties in the country

🕔19:56, 15.Mar 2016

By Nepjournal Correspondent: North Eastern Kenya’s Wajir is among Counties where corruption thrives, a survey by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) indicates. The anti-corruption body’s 2015 survey involving 5,260 face-to-face interviews was conducted from August 23 to October 23

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Arsenal and Manchester city are out of the tittle race says Southampton boss

🕔18:14, 15.Mar 2016

By Yunis Dekow:                 The Barclays Premier League title race will be a fight between Leicester City and Tottenham, according to Ronald Koeman. Southampton manager Ronald Koeman believes Arsenal and Manchester City are

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Premier League title race still open says Ranieri

🕔12:46, 15.Mar 2016

By Yunis Dekow:                   Leicester manager Claudio Ranieri claims that the Barclays Premier League title race is not between his side and second placed Tottenham. Ranieri insists that the League title is still

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The politics of hate and intolerance

🕔22:33, 14.Mar 2016

Abdi Mohamed Golo:   The 2017 campaign race is already upon us as evidenced by the Malindi and Kericho by elections… Do you find that prospect exciting or exhausting? If you chose the latter, I’m willing to wager it’s in

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Former Arsenal midfielder set to join West Ham

🕔16:01, 14.Mar 2016

By Yunis Dekow                   West Ham have signed ex-Arsenal midfielder Havard Nordtveit from Borussia Mönchengladbach and is expected to make his first appearance during the summer. The ‘Die Borussen’ have confirmed that the 25 year old will

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Human rights activist Al Amin Kimathi to vie for Nairobi’s Starehe seat

🕔16:12, 13.Mar 2016

By Nep Journal Correspondent: Prominent human right activist Al Amin Kimathi will be in the race to clinch the Starehe constituency seat in Nairobi. Al-Amin is the grandson of the celebrated Mau Mau veteran Dedan Kimathi and just like his

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Uproar over thatched greenhouse officially opened by Mandera Governor

🕔15:12, 13.Mar 2016

By Nepjournal Correspondent: A section of Mandera county residents have taken issue with one of the projects commissioned by Mandera governor Ali Roba on March 8, 2016 during his tour of Banisa Sub-county. The ‘Greenhouse’ was a project of Gurdis

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Eldas Constituency will certainly have its say in the forthcoming gubernatorial elections.

🕔13:45, 13.Mar 2016

By Abdynasir Hussein: Eldas constituency is one of the most populous constituencies in the country. In fact, it is bigger than 56% of all the constituencies in Kenya with an approximate population of 89,805 persons. It is on record that

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Leaders from pastoral communities to form political party to map political direction

🕔01:42, 13.Mar 2016

By Abdihakim Mohamed: A day after President Kenyatta launched Ksh 6 billion Equalization Fund to uplift counties that have lagged behind in development, leaders from the target area on Saturday announced their intent to form a political party ahead of

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Open Letter from the people of North Eastern Kenya to the Jubilee Government.

🕔01:03, 13.Mar 2016

By. Abdihakim Issack Harun: We the voters of North Eastern Counties, ODM members and supporters, who subscribe to the CORD family have noted with a lot of concern how our deputy ODM leader, His Excellency Hon. Hassan Ali Joho, The

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President Kenyatta launches Ksh 6 billion Equalization Fund

🕔00:24, 12.Mar 2016

By PSCU: President Uhuru Kenyatta today launched a Ksh 6 billion Equalization Fund to uplift disadvantaged counties that have lagged behind in development. The Ksh 6 billion allocated to the Fund for this financial year amounts to 0.8 per cent

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Ashabito MCA caught on video interfering with voter registration exercise

🕔22:20, 9.Mar 2016

By Nep Journal Correspondent: Nepjournal has received an amateur video of Ashabito member of County Assembly Hadi Madey interfering with the on-going voter registration exercise in his ward. The MCA who was accompanied by a handful of supporters stormed several

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Governor Ahmed Abdullahi, Wajir County and the hard facts

🕔07:34, 9.Mar 2016

By Hussein Adan: When you are outside Wajir County, you will think Wajir is a heaven on earth, governor Ahmed Abdullahi (Jiir) is a political messiah and the people of Wajir are just a blessed lot but when you set

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County launches initiatives aimed at curbing gender violence

🕔01:08, 9.Mar 2016

By Fatuma Abdi:   Women in Wajir have a reason to smile after the County administration announced measures aimed at curbing gender violence in the County. Speaking after leading area residents in marking this year’s international Women’s day, Governor Ahmed

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Ronnie McFall resigns after 29 years of coaching

🕔15:56, 6.Mar 2016

By Yunis Dekow:                         Europe’s longest serving manager has resigned after 29 years of service delivery. Ronnie McFall was appointed as the manager for Portadown in December 1986 – six

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Kamukunji MP Yussuf Hassan decries transfer of votes to the North

🕔15:30, 5.Mar 2016

By Suleiman Hassan: Kamukunji MP Yussuf Hassan has expressed frustrations at the blatant transfer of votes from Eastleigh in his constituency to North Eastern Kenya. Speaking at Masjid Abubakar in Eastleigh’s 6th street on Friday and a preceding interview with

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Kenya drums up support for own candidate in bid to recapture top UN job

🕔15:05, 5.Mar 2016

By Abdihakim Mohamed:   The Kenyan government has begun an international campaign to drum up support for the current Universal Postal Union Director General Amb. Bishar Hussein in a bid to recapture the seat for a second term in elections

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Mandera yet to realize fruits of devolution as Executive misappropriates development funds at will

🕔23:14, 4.Mar 2016

By Nep Journal correspondent: Residents of Mandera County will have to wait for many years to realize the fruits of devolution after it has emerged that funds set aside for development projects were embezzled by the executives. Confirming the widespread

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The Forgotten Sunnah – Cupping (Hijama), the Best of Remedies

🕔10:12, 4.Mar 2016

The Angels Recommending Cupping (Hijama): Abdullah ibn Abbas r.a. reported that the Nabi (salallahu alayhi wasallam.) said, “I did not pass by an angel from the angels on the night journey except that they all said to me: Upon you

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Education CS Fred Matiang’i announces 2015 KCSE results

🕔14:49, 3.Mar 2016

The Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examination results for 2015 have been released. Launching the results on Thursday morning, Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i said there was an “unprecedented” 70 per cent rise in cases of exam irregularities. He

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Why Governor Ahmed Abdullahi will retain his seat!

🕔22:20, 2.Mar 2016

Abdifatah Ali Bakal:   Grapevine has it that Ambassador Mohamed Abdi Mohamud – Mwalimu pekee has a substantial lead over all the other gubernatorial hopefuls of Wajir County. But if I were Mohamed Abdi, I would recycle that piece of

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Kenya’s future is in your hands, President Kenyatta tells the police

🕔00:06, 2.Mar 2016

  By PSCU: President Uhuru Kenyatta today told Kenyan police that the future of the country depends on how they perform their duties. The President said the stability and progress of the country is tied to how police confront criminals

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ZFA borehole projects to boost water supply in Malava

🕔15:00, 1.Mar 2016

By Mbarak Abucheri:   The residents of Malava constituency in Kakamega North Sub- County have a reason to smile and celebrate after they benefited from borehole projects.   The projects were sponsored and constructed by Zakat Foundation of America (ZFA)

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