Is Land succession a curse in Gusii

Since time immemorial, land has been an emotive issue in the region with polygamous families embroiled in legal battles.
Land is a resourceful development element majorly in agriculture. Gusii that’s Kisii and Nyamira counties have their backbone economic muscle on agriculture, for the existence of cash crops like coffee,tea,sugarcane,bananas and others like Maize, Beans, Sorghum and livestock rearing. Land in the region has turned out to be a center of dispute all over two counties,in Borabu for instance the issue… Read more

Ibeno Ward MCA Chacha petition dismissed

The case challenging the win of Charles Maina Chacha as a member of Kisii county assembly representing Ibeno ward in the last general election has been dismissed with costs by Kisii high court.

Delivering the ruling high court Judge Martin Muya said that that though there was some illegalities here and there on the issues surrounding ballots seals missing, some poling centers having challenges and electorals body the issues wouldn’t have done much to change the end results of the polls.

The case was filed by Steven Arika.

On his hand the MCA Charles Chacha said he had confidence with the court, for upholding his…

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Go for early eye check ups- residents told as the World Marks Well wishers day

Kisii Residents have been urged to go for early eye check ups to avoid partial blindness or total blindness.

Speaking during the celebrations to mark the World Well wishers day at Kisii primary school grounds, A Section of well wishers from different parts of the country pledged to work together to assist the less fortunate in the society within Kisii County.

Led by the Jain social group , that organized a free eye check up and operation exercise .

The exercise saw over 1000 people and several operations done at Kisii eye hospital in Nyanchwa.

According to the Jain social group chairman Bharat Pareka the initiative was meant to help…

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