Mp calls for the Disbandment of NYS

Nyamira County Member of Parliament Jerusha Momanyi has urged the government to disband the national youth service (NYS) over mismanagement of funds and corruption.

She said the NYS has since lost meaning and instead has been turned into a way of few individuals enriching themselves in a fraudulent manner.

"We can not have the NYS being misused and enriching few individuals through corruption where we are losing a lot of public funds fraudulently, I want to…

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Borabu MP Momanyi tells off unity critics

Borabu member of parliament Ben Momanyi has said that they are going to foster development agenda through   having  consultative meeting as the community. His sentiments come a week after the Gusii leaders two day retreat in Naivasha last week that was boycotted by the two Gusii governors. Mr Ben who was speaking in  his constituency during the commissioning  of Magura secondary  school which was opened by the First Lady  Margaret  Kenyatta, Ben called off a section of leaders who are  criticizing and opposing series of meetings planned to discuss on how to develop  the…
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Mps condemn Journalist for spreading malicious information over Narok accident victims

Nyamira county members of Parliament are bitter on reports circulating on social media inconcerning the president's contribution towards the mass funeral for 9 Narok accident  victims.

Speaking on phone to tGusii star,North Mugirango mp Joash Nyamoko that rumours that the MPs through interior CS Fred Matiang'i were given Sh 1.5M as a donation by President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto only to deliver Sh 1M at a mass church service…

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Leaders condemn government over Daima Bus accident

Nyamira legislatures have condemned the government for not taking strong measures to curb road carnage which has continued to end lives prematurely in the country. Borabu MP Ben Momanyi has faulted the traffic officers for being laxity in their job saying this is the main reason of reemergence of accidents. He has instead asked them to do thorough checks on PSV vehicles to ensure that they are road worthy. "In order to bring sanity in our roads, traffic officers should check road worthiness of… Read more

Nyambati appeals John Nyangarama-win ruling

The Jubilee candidate who lost in the Nyamira governorship election has filed an appeal in Kisumu seeking to overturn a High Court ruling the upheld Mr John Nyagarama's win. Mr Walter Nyambati, accompanied by his lawyer Osoro Mogikoyo, on Monday filed huge volumes of documents at the Court of Appeal in Kisumu. It is his second attempt to overturn Mr Nyagarama’s win after Judge James Makau quashed the petition filed at… Read more

Nyamira contracts Firm to audit County Staff payroll

Nyamira county government has  contracted the Government Institute of Human Resource management firm to audit and clean the County payroll and staff. The firm’s chief executive officer Ms. Veronica Wainaina while addressing the county official during the launch of the exercise said that they were being mandated to scrutinize and put every staff where they belonged to bring about balance in the County. “We are going to identify gaps in skills, fill them by training the staff, ensure right staffing,… Read more

Nyamira county gets  KSh115m For Town Development

Nyamira County government is set to benefit from a Sh115 million grant to uplift the status of Nyamira town that houses the county headquarters. In the newly-announced partnership between the County government of Nyamira and the World Bank under the Kenya Urban Support Programme, the town will receive the monies to boast the town growth in the next few years. Nyamira County governor John Nyagarama said that the funds will establish Nyamira county to a modern town and improve other related… Read more

Push for Gusii unity under one party, leaders told

A Nyamira politician and Businessman has urged the Gusii community leaders to unite and form a formidable force to realize the regions two counties development. According to Victor Swanya Ogeto who unsuccessfully vied for the Kitutu Masaba Mp seat, the community could only be heard  when all leaders regardless their political parties  comes  together and talk in one voice to achieve the  development of Gusii region. “This is the time we need to come together and talk in voice for the shake and future of our community, if we cannot come together we will end up losing our share,” he said


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