Tharaka Nithi: Parents protest over poor state of school, demand transfer of headteacher
The parents accuse the headteacher of cutting down trees and selling to charcoal sellers, and his deputy for shutting down their complaints.
Family of man killed in Chuka says suspects are now threatening them, demand justice
The family claims that Mutembei was killed by people well-known to them.Danniel Mutembei was killed on March 19 at Nkwego Village Chuka igamba Ngombe constituency.
Tharaka: Students barricade road during demo over 'fees'
There was a traffic snarl-up on the Marimanti- Gatunga road
Tharaka Nithi: Struggling musicians abandon microphone for jembe as tough times bite
Some musicians claim their counterparts have resorted to seeking help from witchdoctors.
Man who killed another after conflict over fish jailed for 10 years
Mwiti pleaded guilty to hacking Geoffrey Muriungi after a conflict.The accused said Muriungi had taken his fish forcefully and declined to pay for it.
James Kifo, man who sealed wife's genitalia with super glue jailed for 50 years
Kifo lured his wife to river Kathita in Marimanti at night, ordering her to strip naked and reveal to him all the men she had slept with while he was living away in Nairobi.He began to beat her before he sprayed pepper, salt and super glue on her genitalia.
Lack of funding a big stumbling block to FGM fight
Anti-FGM board CEO Bernadette Resian Loloju has said the board requires adequate funding to work with already existing CBOs between County anti-FGM steering committees and other stakeholders.
Three people dead, several injured after school bus accident in Tharaka Nithi
The accident involved a Ruiri Girls High School bus which was ferrying faithful of Thau Methodist Church from Tigania West in Meru County to Karen, Nairobi, for a wedding ceremony.Meru South OCPD Eunia Onyancha said eight occupants of the ill-fated bus are hospitalized in critical con...
Tharaka Nithi: 2 girls drown in Kithino river while swimming
The two aged 12 and 13 reportedly went swimming as a group of four children around Sunday noon after a church service.One of them was overwhelmed by the water currents whereby the other rushed to her rescue but drowned while trying to help her friend.
Tharaka Nithi: Fight over fish turns fatal as vendor kills colleague
Nthiga was arrested and is being detained at Marimanti police station.