Author: Simiyu Wakajuaness

Simiyu Wakajuaness is the founder of this news site, a scriptwriter, actor and stage director with ardent passion in media and public relations in this digital world. Follow him on Twitter and Facebook.
TV 47's Bungoma-based reporter Mike Kaguongo while at a private hospital in Bungoma after being attacked by unknown assailants. PHOTO CREDIT/EVANS KAHI

When the Reporter Became the Report: Journalist Recounts Fateful Night he was Attacked

14 January 2021

(TV 47’s Bungoma-based reporter Mike Kaguongo while at a private hospital in Bungoma after being attacked by unknown assailants on Friday, 8th Jan 2021. PHOTO CREDIT/EVANS KAHI ) It was on Friday, 8th Jan 2021 at around 2300hrs when I was going home from work. Suddenly, a tuktuk stopped by, with five men on board. […]

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Mt Elgon, Kimilili Scholarship Beneficiaries Undergo Mentorship Program

16 December 2020

About 300 students from 8 wards of Mt. Elgon and Kimilili sub counties, beneficiaries of Governor Wangamati’s Scholarship, are currently undergoing a mentorship programme at St. Lukes Kimilili Boys High School, Kimilili. With schools scheduled for opening in January 2021, The department of education seeks to enlighten the students on life skills, career choices, personal […]

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Senate Race Widens Open as Wetang’ula Flip-flops on Candidature

16 December 2020

The Bungoma County senate race will be the next battle field in the 2022 general elections. The seat is likely to be diluted with proposals that each County will have two senators elected- a man and a woman. Uncertainty over the candidature of the current senator Moses Wetangula has thrown the race wide open. Wetang’ula […]

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Epic Battle in the Constituencies in Bungoma County ahead of 2022

16 December 2020

As the clock ticks towards the 2022 general elections, an epic battle is shaping up in constituencies across Bungoma County. Various aspirants, among them newcomers, former politicians, and Members of County Assembly keen on upgrading their positions have lined up and already on the ground popularizing their bids. The death of Kabuchai MP James Mukwe […]

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Wetang’ula, Malala Forced to Flee as Chaos Rock Church Service in Bungoma  

6 December 2020

Bungoma Senator Moses Wetang’ula and his Kakamega counterpart Cleophas Malala had to use an alternative gate after chaos erupted at the Bungoma Catholic Diocese on Sunday. The youths accused Senator Wetang’ula of inviting Mr. Malala to insult Kanduyi MP Wafula Wamunyinyi after he, together with Ford Kenya Secretary-General Dr. Eseli Simiyu, plotted the ouster of […]

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All Set for Murunga’s Burial as Former Sports CS Rashid Echesa Faults Govt Protocol on the Send Off

4 December 2020

Former Sports Cabinet Secretary Rashid Eschesa has faulted the government for allegedly trying to undermine the late Justus Murunga’s befitting send off. Speaking during service after signing a condolence book at the MP’s rural home in Makunda village, Kholera Ward in Matungu Sub-County, the former ODM Youth Leader faulted the govt’s reported directive that the […]

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Kimili MP Didmus Barasa at a past function. He is on the spot for asking for kickbacks from contractors. PHOTO/COURTESY

Jail Term Awaits Kimilili MP Didmas Barasa as Court Orders for his Arrest over Sh1.8 Million

24 November 2020

Barasa owes Ndambiri the money for legal fees after the lawyer represented him in an election petition filed against him by former Kimilili MP Suleiman Murunga in 2017.

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Models pausing as medical staff attend to Musician Steve Kay in a music video 'Likobi". PHOTO/COURTESY

Steve Kay’s Thrilling Music Promo Throws Fans into Anxiety Ahead of His New Video ‘Likobi”

24 November 2020

The video has caused controversy on social media with thousands of his fans demanding to know the health of the high-flying artist.

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Matungu MP Justus Murunga displays the cheque books at Matungu CDF Grounds on 3rd December, 2018. PHOTO/SIMIYU WAKAJUANESS

Ichungwa Leads Legislators in Mourning Murunga in Special Parliamant Session

17 November 2020

Murunga’s body was later ferried to Lee Nursing and Funeral Home in Nairobi, awaiting what Mr. Washiali termed as ‘befitting send-off” for a leader of his status.

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snark health technology

Official launch of Snark Health Technology to help Bungoma Residents Combat Covid-19.  

17 November 2020

Powered by USSD 483090#, residents of Bungoma County can now seek answers to their health questions and inquire about COVID-19 from the comfort of their phones without necessarily exposing themselves at the hospitals or in public places. This is after an IT firm, Snark Health, introduced a USSD code for people to get important updates, […]

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