Busia County Life & Style
A tale of pain and shame of childless women in Busia
Elders save Busia woman after husband threatens to kill her for cooking ugali wrong
DP Ruto attacked by female MP for allegedly discussing her marital life
A tale of pain and shame of childless women in Busia
2017-07-12 18:09:05 The ability to have children has for a long time determined the place and value of a woman in a marriage and society at large. Those unable to bear children have often been ostracised by community and labelled as cursed. The same is true in Butula, busia county where motherhood is almost synonymous to womanhood and Childless women are perceived lesser women compared to their counterparts who are mothers. Namukabo Werungah spoke to some of these women who have not been able to bear children and now narrates a tale of pain and shame of childless women in Busia.   Read More ...
Elders save Busia woman after husband threatens to kill her for cooking ugali wrong
2017-06-28 15:06:54 One man in Mauko village Busia County on Monday evening shocked neighbours after threatening to divorce his wife for losing maize flour. It is alleged that the man bought 4 kilograms of maize and sent his wife to the posho mill but she mistakenly took cassavas and came home with the flour. Sources reveal that all was well until the man was served with cassava flour ugali   Read More ...
Let Woman Reps rescue needy girls and women
2017-01-03 07:26:04 I was impressed by the work reportedly being done by Busia Woman Rep Florence Mutua. She has rescued many girls after they became pregnant, returned them to school and enrolled them for counselling. Ms Mutua has also urged women who brew illicit liquor to go to her for capital to start businesses. All the 47 elected woman reps and nominated ones should do likewise. VERONICA ONJORO, Mombasa.   Read More ...
Bizarre chop! Man cuts off his own private parts in Busia
2016-10-08 12:46:03 A 20-year-old man is nursing serious injuries at Busia Referral Hospital after he chopped off his genitals and threw them in the toilet. Jafar Rashid claims life’s frustrations drove him to commit the drastic act, adding that his addiction to drugs (mostly bhang) also contributed to his woes. According to his mother, Roselyn Fazira, Rashis asked for a knife saying he was he needed to cut some mangoes. Shortly after   Read More ...
Busia hairdresser kills client who allegedly stole her husband
2016-09-28 10:12:54 Busia hairdresser kills client who allegedly stole her husband A hairdresser has been detained at Busia Police Station on claims that she killed a client she accused of having an affair with her husband. According to a neighbour, the deceased, Maurine Karani, 25, from Nasikina village, had visited the salon to have her hair done. However, the two started quarrelling over allegations that she was in a love affair with   Read More ...
Woman in alleged love triangle killed in Busia
2016-09-27 22:16:28 Woman in alleged love triangle killed in Busia A hairdresser has been detained at Busia Police Station on claims that she killed a client she accused of having an affair with her husband. According to a neighbour, the deceased, Maurine Karani, 25, from Nasikina village, had visited the salon to have her hair done. However, the two started quarrelling over allegations that she was in a love affair with the   Read More ...
Love triangle turns fatal after woman, 22, stabs another in the neck
2016-09-27 12:59:45 Police on Monday, September 26, arrested a 22-year-old woman for allegedly stabbing another to death following a love triangle dispute in Busia. The suspect is said to have committed the crime in Mundika market, Matayos Constituency Monday. Confirming the incident, Busia County police boss Halima Mohammed said the suspect allegedly stabbed her victim, who was headed to a salon, in the neck using a kitchen knife, leading to the latter’s   Read More ...
Woman drugs, robs Busia MCA after celebrating ODM 10th anniversary
2016-09-15 05:26:45 A Member of County Assembly from Busia County was found unconscious in a Busia bound bus Wednesday morning. The MCA had reportedly travelled to Mombasa over the weekend in the company of a woman, believed to be his lover, to celebrate the Orange Democratic Party (ODM) 10th anniversary. However, when the couple was returning to Busia aboard a public transport bus, the lady allegedly drugged and robbed the MCA of   Read More ...
Maid From Hell Who Vanished With A Baby From Imara Daima Reveals Why She Stole Her Boss’ Baby After She Was Nabbed On The Ugandan Side Of The Busia Border (Photos)
2016-08-23 11:11:07 The missing two-year toddler from Nairobi was being sneaked into the neighboring Uganda when police arrested her kidnapper. A househelp disappeared with a two-and-a-half-year-old baby on Wednesday 17th August 2016. Jessica Nawire who’s originally from Uganda, vanished with baby Kaity Amanda from her employer’s home at Villa Franca Estate in Imara Daima, Nairobi. An alarm was raised after Nawire went missing with baby Kaity Amanda. Notices were placed on nearly   Read More ...
Avril And Dennis Oliech’s Romantic-like Escapades In Busia And Westlands Sparks Questions On The Real Reason Why Her Engagement To Her South African Ex Fiancée Evaporated (Photo)
2016-08-22 11:48:41 Oliech and Avril recent escapades in Busia and Nairobi have ignited lots of questions including the real reason behind the termination of her engagement. Is Dennis Oliech the custodian of Avril’s heart? The two have left behind traces of romance following their escapades. Rumors of Avril and Oliech being an item started when the two were spotted enjoying quality time in company of acquaintances. Weeks ago, the singer travelled a   Read More ...
Stolen Land Rover Freelander Belonging To Peter Kenneth’s Wife Found In Busia With A New Number Plate (Photos)
2016-08-10 09:47:25 Peter Kenneth’s wife lost her Land Rover Freelander on Saturday after she was carjacked at gunpoint in Nairobi. The posh vehicle was on its way to Uganda yesterday when it was recovered! Peter Kenneth’s wife, Ann Wanjiru, was robbed of her valuables and vehicle before she was dumped at a forest in Ndumbuini. Her stolen Land Rover Freelander was driven all the way to Busia County; the thugs that stole   Read More ...
Car stolen from Peter Kenneth’s wife recovered in Malaba
2016-08-09 16:34:33 A 38-year-old man is being detained at Malaba Police Station over allegations of stealing a vehicle belonging to the wife of 2013 presidential aspirant Peter Kenneth. According to Busia County Police commander Halima Abdi Mohammed, Simon Muthee was arrested Monday evening while driving the vehicle which was stolen in Nairobi last weekend. Halima said the Range Rover Freelander had its registration plate changed from KCD 122D to UAW 342D. The   Read More ...
RUTO finally responds to female ODM MP who accused him of interfering with her marriage
2016-08-06 18:23:39 Deputy President William Ruto has finally responded to a disturbing letter written to him by Busia Women Representative, Florence Mutua, accusing him of interfering with her marriage. On Thursday, Mutuacomplained, through a letter to the press, revealed thatRuto discussed her during a meeting with Members of the Busia County Assembly held on August 1, in Nairobi. “During this visit, the DP made my re-election and that of Busia Governor Mr.   Read More ...
FLORENCE MUTUA tells RUTO to stop interfering with her marriage and political life
2016-08-06 06:14:54 Thursday August 4, 2016 - Deputy President William Ruto has been told to stop pocking fingers on matters that do not concern him or his family. Addressing journalists at her home in Nairobi, Busia Women Representative, Florence Mutua asked DP William Ruto to get off her back and steer clear of her and Busia County's political affairs. The Women Representative said "a whole DP" convened a meeting just to   Read More ...
DP Ruto attacked by female MP for allegedly discussing her marital life
2016-08-04 23:20:21 Deputy President William Ruto allegedly used Busia Women Representative Florence Mutua’s marital situation to fight her politically. – Mutua was seemingly enraged by this, and accused the deputy president of undermining women. – She called on him to focus on his most important job of co-running the country rather than discussing a single ODM politician. Busia Women Representative Florence Mutua is seemingly seething with rage after learning that Deputy   Read More ...
NAMWAMBA still loves RAILA - See what he told him yesterday even after quitting ODM
2016-08-02 18:43:03 Embattled Budalangi MP, Ababu Namwamba, has indicated that he still loves and respects former Prime Minister Raila Odinga and wants the best for him even after quitting ODM and CORD. The man who is leading offered him free advice regarding the people he should be careful about and those that he should chase from ODM and CORD if he ever wants to be President of Kenya. Speakingin Kakamega County,   Read More ...
Absurdity Or Humility?? Gloria Muliro Shocks Kenyans As She Pulls A Submissive And Degrading Ugandan Greeting On Ababu Namwamba (Photos)
2016-07-27 10:31:23 Gospel singer Gloria Muliro shocked Kenyans with a weird greeting she pulled on Budalang’I MP during the burial of her father. Gloria Muliro’s father, the late David Muliro, was finally laid to rest over the weekend in Vihiga County. Well, something weird happened during the burial and Kenyans couldn’t help but wonder why it did happen. Women from the neighboring Uganda are known to go down on their knees when   Read More ...
Social scene: We will not allow co-principals to blackmail Raila, say ODM leaders
2016-07-25 03:30:44 CORD leader Raila Odinga addresses local party leaders in Teso South, Busia County, during his tour of Western region. [PHOTO: EVANS OUMA/STANDARD] NAIROBI: A fresh political storm is looming in the Opposition following accusations that Raila Odinga’s co-principals are blackmailing him to shelve his presidential ambition. Yesterday, five Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) MPs warned that they will not allow their leader to be blackmailed into supporting others for the presidency.   Read More ...
NAMWAMBA tells WETANGULA to dump CORD before RAILA ODINGA embarrasses him.
2016-07-24 12:31:37 The Kenyan DAILY POST Saturday July 23, 2016 - Budalang’i MP, Ababu Namwamba, has asked Bungoma Senator, Moses Wetangula, to ditch Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD), before ODM leader, Raila Odinga, embarrasses him. Speaking at a function in St Benedict’s Secondary School in Budalang’iNamwamba challenged Ford Kenya’s Moses Wetangula to leave the opposition because Raila cannot allow him to be CORD’s presidential flagbearer in 2017.   Read More ...
SHOCK on RAILA! Farmers in Budalangi chase him away - ABABU is a force to reckon with
2016-07-23 12:27:59 Wednesday July 20, 2016 - Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga received a shock of his life while in Bunyala, Budalangi Constituency after rice farmers chased him from Magombe Irrigation Schemewhile on tour of Budalangi. Bunyala rice farmers faulted the CORD leader’s visit in Budalangi saying that he failed to address their issues when they needed him most.   Read More ...
K24 Cameraman Roughed Up At Raila Odinga’s Rally In Busia
2016-07-22 19:32:07 A K24 cameraman was yesterday roughed up by youths at Port Victoria in Busia County. Raila Odinga is on a charm offensive mission in Western Kenya where dissenting voices from rebel MPs threatened to erode his popularity in the region. Raila yesterday visited Ababu Namwamba’s home turf of Budalang’I where he made several stopovers to meet and greet his supporters. K24 cameraman Moses Masinde who was sent to cover Raila’s   Read More ...
Raila Odinga Smitten By Love From The Captain Of Divas In His Tour Of Busia (Photos)
2016-07-22 19:30:11 Raila’s tour of Busia County was not without some love from women!! Cord leader Raila odinga ended his two day visit of Busia County with a public rally in the border town of Malaba. The veteran politician is on a tour of Western Kenya to quell resistance sparked by the exit of Budalang’I MP Ababu Namwamba, Funyula MP Paul Otuoma among other Luhya politicians. Raila was shown mad love by   Read More ...
Has ABABU turned to German for money to finish RAILA - See what he told Ambassador
2016-07-15 18:41:09 It appears embattled Budalangi MP, Ababu Namwamba, is not mincing his words on his mission to finish former Prime Minister Raila Odinga politically after his dramatic exit from ODM. The man from Mulembe allegedly turned to German for money to finance him on his clandestine political mission against the former PM. Namwamba met German Ambassador to Kenya, Jutta Frasch, yesterday after his tour of Western and discussed a number   Read More ...
SHAME! ABABU caught red handed lying about RAILA live on TV - Everyone knows the truth
2016-07-15 12:45:44 Embattled Budalangi MP, Ababu Namwamba, is on the receiving end following his incorrect statements that he made yesterday. Addressing the press yesterday, Ababufalsely stated on national TV that the party leader has never been to his area and claimed that the last time Raila Odinga visited Budalangi was 9 years ago. He said Raila Odinga set foot in Budalangi in 2007 when he was seeking support for his Presidential   Read More ...
How RAILA ODINGA was embarrassed in Maseno last week - LUHYAs have deserted him
2016-07-14 06:20:20 The Kenyan DAILY POST Tuesday July 12, 2016 - Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD) leader, Raila Odinga, was embarrassed last week in Maseno, Vihiga County, when ODM MPs from Western Kenya refused to accompany him to a function he was invited. Raila, who was in the region to stem a rebellion started by Budalang’i MP, Ababu Namwamba, was only accompanied by nominated MCA, Richard Ombima as other   Read More ...
RAILA heads to LUHYA-land to calm the waters after NAMWAMBA’s exit – FULL TOUR
2016-07-12 18:39:20 The ODM Party Leader Mr. Raila Odinga is scheduled to make a four-day extensive tour of the greater Western region beginning Monday next week. During the tour, Mr. Odinga will visit three Counties namely Vihiga, Busia and Kakamega where he is scheduled to meet party officials, opinion leaders and address public rallies. This follows a meeting he held with 13 Members of Parliament from the region la Monday 18/07/16. VIHIGA   Read More ...
We’ll destroy NAMWAMBA for ‘urinating’ on RAILA ODINGA, by 2017 he will be a nobody
2016-07-12 00:36:27 Monday July 11, 2016 - Gem MP, Jakoyo Midiwo, has said that CORD leaders will unite and destroy Budalang’i MP, Ababu Namwamba, for betraying ODM leader, Raila Odinga, by ditching his party for Jubilee party. Speaking at Wagai, Gem constituency,, Midiwo said that he is certain Namwamba cannot run for any political seat - including that of an MCA in his village - and win without ODM.   Read More ...
How NAMWAMBA embarrassed UHURU and his men on Wednesday! They almost collapsed
2016-07-07 18:35:23 How NAMWAMBA embarrassed UHURU and his men on Wednesday! They almost collapsed. Wednesday July 5, 2016 - Budalang’i MP, Ababu Namwamba embarrassed President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday after he requested him to join Jubilee Alliance Party. Over the last two weeks, Ababu, who is also ODM’s Secretary General, has been threatening to dump ODM for another party. Following his threats President Uhuru Kenyatta’s party, TNA, approached the vocal MP   Read More ...
See how ABABU NAMWAMBA’s wife, PRISCAH, is insulting RAILA ODINGA and his men
2016-07-05 18:40:04 Tuesday July 5, 2016 - ODM Secretary General, Ababu Namwamba, has been threatening to ditch the Orange party arguing that the party has not shown respect to ODM leaders from Western Kenya. Speaking, Ababu who was accompanied by Funyula MP, Paul Otuoma, said he is planning to relinquish his position as SG and form another party that will unite the Luhya community. Following his remarks, a number of ODM leaders   Read More ...
RAILA now believes what JACOB JUMA told him about ABABU NAMWAMBA and regrets
2016-07-01 12:53:26 Thursday June 30, 2016 - It appears former Prime Minister Raila Odinga is regretting not taking Jacob Juma’s advice about Budalangi MP, Ababu Namwamba, seriously. This follows the unending troubles that Namwamba is causing within ODM and CORD, the same troubles that the late Juma warned Raila against. In tweets posted June 2015, Jacob Juma had asked Odinga to discard Namwamba or else he will destroy both CORD   Read More ...
Busia man chops off his manhood, feeds it to chicken
2016-06-28 20:07:55 By Kefa Juma. A teenager from Sirigoi village in Bunyala Central location in Busia County chopped off his manhood and threw it to chicken Tuesday morning. The 18-year-old identified as Timothy Ofwaya was rushed for emergency treatment at Bushiri Health Centre in Navakholo. Dr. Joel Kuyo, who attended to the teen, said the youngster was seriously bleeding when he was taken to the facility by his father. The teenager had   Read More ...
ABABU reveals who gave him the money to build his multi-million palatial home in Budalangi
2016-06-28 12:38:55 ABABU reveals who gave him the money to build his multi-million palatial home in Budalangi Monday June 27, 2016 - Beleaguered Budalangi Member of Parliament, Ababu Namwamba, has dismissed allegations by his enemies that he sold his soul to the devil - Deputy President William Ruto. According to rumours that have been circulated widely, Ruto bought Ababu Namwamba to ditch former Prime Minister Raila Odinga and gave him   Read More ...
Woman, 21, gives birth to baby with two heads in Busia
2016-06-23 18:07:55 A 21-year-old woman has given birth to a daughter with strange physical features in Budalang’i Constituency, Busia County. Judith Atieno delivered her third born at Sirimba Mission Hospital on Wednesday, June 22. Ms Atieno says she is shocked by her baby’s congenital disorder. “I gave birth to my daughter yesterday (June 22) at 10pm. I was shocked to see she has abnormal physical features. The baby has two heads. I   Read More ...
Single, lonely Budalang'i men up in arms over lack of women to marry
2016-06-13 07:04:22 Heartbroken and infuriated by lack of marriage prospects, a bunch of fed up lonely bachelors in Budalang’i constituency, Busia County are up in arms. The rate at which women have been turning down marriage proposals in some locales in the constituency, citing perenial floods as a major deal-breaker has thrown the young men into panic. Bored by sleepy village life and fear of being trapped in the areas to face   Read More ...
Women Can Surely Turn A Man To Anything! Ababu Namwamba’s Pretty Wife Explains Why Her Once Vibrant Politician Husband Has Been Off The Media And Skipping Cord Demos
2016-06-08 07:00:10 Ababu Namwamba was arguably the most outspoken politician in ODM. But of late the Budalangi MP has disappeared from the scene and his wife explains why. Cord has been organizing anti IEBC demonstrations on a weekly basis and surprisingly its youthful and charismatic ‘commander’ Ababu Namwamba has not been part of the protests. Ababu’s wife, Priscah Namwamba, has explained why her husband has been conspicuously missing from political arena. Priscah   Read More ...
Eric Omondi Shows His Love For ‘Yellow Yellow’ With This Other Interracial Singer (Photos)
2016-05-17 22:03:45 Erico has struck gold with pretty interracial singer Yvonne Darq! Eric Omondi has taken his entrepreneurship skills to another level. The comedian is the CEO of Big Tyme Entertainment, the same company that has now signed Yvonne Darq. Eric and his fiancé Chantal,his brother Fred Omondi, Chipukeezy, Kristoff aka Mluhya Wa Busia among other celebrities turned up at Brew Bistro Westlands to support Vyonne Darq as he launched her video.   Read More ...
How Stones put food on my table
2016-05-04 08:07:06 How Stones put food on my table After a long stint searching for employment with no luck, Gladys Naibeyi gave up her quest in 2009 and turned to stone crashing. Today, the 30-year-old from Kalemge village, Busia County, wakes up at 5am to collect stones from the bush in preparation for her day’s chores. “Most people associate this work with men but I have learnt how to do it since   Read More ...
NAMWAMBA reveals the reason why RAILA ODINGA will never be President of Kenya
2016-05-04 00:47:43 Tuesday May 3, 2016 - ODM Secretary General, Ababu Namwamba, has claimed that CORD leader, Raila Odinga, will never be President because of people that surround him. In an exclusive interview with one of the local dailies, Namwamba, who is also the Budalang'i MP said Raila’s presidential bid will always be sabotaged by people who he termed as hyenas that are paid by Jubilee Government to sabotage his dream   Read More ...
This Is The SHOCKING Story Of How Honorable Florence Mutua Of Busia Borrowed A Ksh. 8 Million Loan,Refused To Pay Back And Is Now Pushing Over Ten Of Her Former Colleagues To Bankruptcy. SAD
2016-03-30 10:03:29 She's one of the most vocal,abrasive and active CORD legislators from the Land of Ingoho. She's flamboyant,stupid rich,glamorous,shrewd,tactical and highly-educated. And now,she's a notorious loan defaulter. She is Honorable Florence Mwikali Mutua,born in 1968 to an intertribal marriage between a Luhya father and a Kamba mother and is currently married to a Mr. Livingstone Waingah, her beloved husband who hails from Marachi North Ward, Butula, Bukuyudi Village. In Busia,she is   Read More ...
Meet Kristoff Older and Burlier Brothers, The Striking Similarity Is Shocking
2016-03-22 10:01:13 For all his rough and gangsta posturing, Kristoff aka Mluhya Wa Busia is the Kid brother of the family having two older brothers ahead of   Read More ...