Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

11-20 results from 1000 for query «hospital»

October 30, 2017 7:30 AM Catholic Bishop Cornelius Korir of Eldoret Diocese is dead

Catholic Bishop Cornelius Korir of Eldoret Diocese is dead, local church leaders have confirmed. He had been receiving treatment at the St. Lukes Hospital in Eldoret but was pronounced dead upon arrival at the Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital. Bishop Cornelius Kipng’eno Arap Korir was born on 6th July 1950. He was ordained as a catholic priest in 1982 and was later 97

October 30, 2017 4:28 AM Malaria and typhoid hit Lake Nakuru helicopter crash divers

Several divers searching for the bodies of five people who died in a helicopter crash in Lake Nakuru a week ago have reportedly fallen sick. They are said to be suffering from typhoid due to contamination of the lake by sewerage. The lake is full of plastic bags, pieces of cloth and bottles. The divers from Kenya Navy, Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) and Kenya 126

October 29, 2017 9:04 PM MCA clobbered after 'ballot papers' impounded by youths

One person was shot and at least 11 others, among them a Member of the County Assembly, were injured when they were caught up in a fracas between police and protesters. Vihiga Police Station Deputy OCS Henry Recha, who rushed to the scene in civilian clothes, was also roughed up by police officers and seriously injured. The altercation between the police 83

October 29, 2017 8:41 PM Relative calm returns to parts of the country hit by poll violence

Relative calm has returned to parts of the country hit by violent protests following the Thursday presidential election rerun. In Migori, normality has returned after three days of chaos, even as Vihiga Governor Wilbur Ottichilo condemned the brutality meted on residents of Majengo town during protests on Saturday. Shops and hotels opened in Migori town on Saturday 109

October 28, 2017 6:28 PM MCA and deputy OCS among those nursing serious injuries in Vihiga

A child, 12-year-old, died on October 28 in Vihiga County during demonstrations that left several nursing serious injuries, among them MCA and deputy OCS, Central Maragoli MCA Evans Chunguli, admitted at Mukumu Mission Hospital, was beaten up by suspected GSU officers who were dispersing protesters. During the chaos, the officers are said to have fired 78

October 28, 2017 6:28 PM One shot dead, MCA, deputy OCS seriously injured by GSU officers

A 12-year old child died on Saturday (October 28) in Vihiga County during demonstrations that left several, among them the area MCA and deputy OCS, nursing serious injuries. Central Maragoli MCA Evans Chunguli, who is admitted at Mukumu Mission Hospital, was beaten up by suspected GSU officers who were dispersing protesters who had attacked a businessman 335

October 28, 2017 6:28 PM Ottichilo condemns police brutality on Majengo residents

Vihiga Governor Wilbur Ottichilo has condemned police brutality meted on the residents of Majengo following daylong protests in the town Saturday. The demonstrations started following claims that a businessman in the area had marked ballot papers and forms 34A. Demonstrators were also protesting after IEBC Chairman Wafula Chebukati allegedly announced 81

October 28, 2017 3:39 PM Police, Kisumu protesters in rare unity

Amidst barricades on roads, running battles between residents and anti-police, deaths, injuries and poll boycott in Kisumu, the highlight of the day on Friday was a rare show of unity, compassion and tolerance between the two combatant parties. Tens of protestors in Kisumu on Friday evening on two occasions came to the rescue of anti-riot police officers 117

October 28, 2017 12:06 PM Gangs in Nairobi’s Kawangware attack residents, loot shops

Tension remains high in Kawangware, Dagoretti North Constituency following the torching of property after opposing political camps clashed on Friday. Police officers have been deployed and are patrolling the area even as those affected begin to reconstruct their lives afresh. The gangs, claiming to be protesting against Thursday’s repeat presidential 86

October 28, 2017 9:47 AM In Kenya election re-run, polling incomplete and next steps uncertain

KISUMU - Kenyans who boycotted a repeat presidential election voiced relief on Saturday after authorities indefinitely delayed further attempts to hold the vote in some opposition areas due to the risk of violence. But while the election board’s decision stemmed the prospect of more clashes, it also pushed to the fore a new question: can President Uhuru 85