George Amolo

George Amolo

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  • Siaya: Police officer detained for allegedly raping woman in cell

    Siaya: Police officer detained for allegedly raping woman in cell

    Cosmas Chirchir will be held at the Siaya G.K Prison until June 28, 2022.He was arraigned before Ukwala Principal Magistrate Linah Sarapai to face three counts of rape, indecent assault and abuse of office.The court heard that he allegedly raped a woman who had been arrested and locked up in the cel...

  • Siaya matatu hits boda boda rider, leaves 25 people injured

    Siaya matatu hits boda boda rider, leaves 25 people injured

    The passenger sustained injuries after a mini bus matatu that they were travelling in hit a motorcyclist and veered off the road before plunging into a ditchThe 25 passengers including an infant are undergoing treatment and are all still in a stable condition

  • Siaya governor race: Nicholas Gumbo downplays Charles Owino’s withdrawal as his running mate

    Siaya governor race: Nicholas Gumbo downplays Charles Owino’s withdrawal as his running mate

    Gumbo is seeking the Siaya governor's seat on a United Democratic Movement (UDM) party ticket.He has had Owino as his running mate until Wednesday evening when it was confirmed that the latter had pulled out of the race and returned to the police service.The former MP says that even though he was no...

  • 62-year-old man dies by suicide in Siaya

    62-year-old man dies by suicide in Siaya

    The body was discovered by his wife while dangling from the tree a few meters from his home.

  • Pastor confesses to killing 8-year-old girl in Siaya

    Pastor confesses to killing 8-year-old girl in Siaya

    The angry mob set ablaze two houses and a church belonging to one Teddy Odire, after he purportedly admitted to killing a girl who went missing on April 10, 2022.According to the area chief, Odire allegedly lured the girl when she was playing with her siblings, before setting off to an unknown desti...

  • Siaya: 4 children escape death after DCI vehicle rams into kiosk

    Siaya: 4 children escape death after DCI vehicle rams into kiosk

    The car which belongs to Rarieda Sub-county  Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) had veered off the road at Ndori-Nyang’oma Kogelo junction before hitting the kiosk.The car was reportedly being driven at a high speed and was chasing another vehicle which was suspectedly ferrying contra...

  • 'Raila has never pressured me to drop my senatorial bid,' Oburu Oginga says

    'Raila has never pressured me to drop my senatorial bid,' Oburu Oginga says

    Dr. Oginga who is Mr. Odinga’s elder brother says that such rumours are only being peddled by political cowards who fear competing with him in the race for the seat.

  • Migori Woman Rep Pamela Odhiambo accuses ODM chair John Mbadi of discrimination

    Migori Woman Rep Pamela Odhiambo accuses ODM chair John Mbadi of discrimination

    According to Odhiambo, Mbadi has been making remarks which allegedly depict that he values some party members more than others.Odhiambo added that good leadership in the party by accommodating all leaders within it; even those belonging to other parties under the Azimio la Umoja umbrella.

  • 42 KCSE candidates arrested over alleged exam cheating in Siaya

    42 KCSE candidates arrested over alleged exam cheating in Siaya

    The 42 students, their principal, Chemistry teacher, two laboratory technicians, the supervisor and five invigilators were taken to the Siaya police station.20 candidates were found while in possession of four mobile phones which had some leakage of the Chemistry paper that they were going to sit fo...

  • Manhunt on after two robbery with violence suspects escape from Siaya court

    Manhunt on after two robbery with violence suspects escape from Siaya court

    The suspects, Joseph Otieno Okemo and Francis Omondi Owino who are 20 and 22 years old respectively had been serving their remand at the Siaya GK Prison.