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Gusii community urged to stand firm and fight FGM practices

The Gusii community has been challenged to stand firm and condemn the ‘primitive’ Female Genital mutilation (FGM) practice. Abagusii council of elders  secretary  Samwel  Bosire  said  that the practice  has been  out-dated and it is denying  the female  the sweetness to  the conjugal  rights. Speaking during Muungano Gender Forum organized by solidarity Foundation, he said; “We have […]


What Gusii leaders told president Uhuru

Gusii  leaders  on Wednesday at Kisii school asked President  Uhuru through a  memorandum presented  by Kisii Governor James Ongwae to have various issues addressed by his government as County news can report. The leaders through a memorundum seen by County Correspondent asks the government to fast track the completion of stalled project in the larger […]


PICTORIAL: President Uhuru tour to Kisii when he opened various development projects

Pictorial During president Uhuru tour to kisii to launch development projects . The leaders Present were DP William Ruto,  opposition chief Raila Odinga,  Governors James Ongwae (Kisii) John Nyagarama (Nyamira), Wilbar Otichilo(Vihiga), Chief Justice David Maraga, Interior CS Fred Matiang’i, Senators Sam Ongeri (Kisii)  Okong’o Omogeni (Nyamira), MPs Richard Onyonka, Jimmy  Angwenyi, Richard Tong’i, Ezekiel Machogu,  Alfah Miruka and Kisii women […]


Enroll in TVET institutions to acquire skills, youths told

Kisii county government has dispelled claims that there could be TVET institutions within the county that are not recognized by the government. CEC for Education, Labour and Manpower Development, Amos Andama Nyamoko has urged parents to take children to the vocational training institutions saying the county, through the Ministry of Education has registered them. Addressing […]


Embrace cultures that instill good behaviour in the community, Kisii’s told

The Gusii community has been urged to do away with cultures that affect them and embrace only those that make them grow positively. Muungano gender forum advocacy officer, Joel Machuka has said the community should get rid of practices like Female genital mutilation and come up with new mentorship programs that will help the young ones. “It […]