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Foot and Mouth, Lumpy Skin Diseases vaccination campaign kicks off in Busia County

Foot and Mouth and Lumpy Skin Diseases vaccination  campaign  kicked off in Busia County on Monday with Busia  Deputy Governor  Moses Mulomi  launching the exercise at  Buriangi Dispensary in Bukhayo  West Ward. Vaccination  for FMD will be  carried out in Teso North, Teso South, Nambale and Matayos Sub Counties  with LSD undertaken in  Butula, Samia  and  Budalangi. LSD  has been  reported in all the seven sub counties. County Executive Committee…

My journey to leave a legacy starts this week

Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong  has  said his journey to leave a legacy upon expiry of his second and final  term in 2022 as per the constitution  will start this week. Speaking  at St Anthony  Chakol Parish  Catholic Church  during  a Mass and  the launch of  the second  Liturgical  Album  by the Parish Choir, Ojaamong said  his government will kick start activities  aimed at improving service delivery. County Governments have been operating  without…

Katakwa Diocese Founder Member laid to rest in Amagoro

The Anglican Church of Kenya Katakwa Diocese on Saturday bid farewell to one of the  founder members  Canon  Francis Devis Omekede, 78, who was laid to rest at Awata in Amagoro Division.   Bishop Okude led the Diocese in giving Canon Omekede  a befitting send off. Others  church leaders who attended the burial included  Okude’s predecessor  Zakayo Epus,  Rev Zakayo Masake, Rev Henry  Ngugi and…

Mobile app that could diagnose crop diseases in the field developed

A new  mobile application  has been developed that  uses artificial intelligence  to accurately diagnose  crop diseases in the field, Tanzania Daily  News reported on Saturday. A team  of scientists under the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) Programme on Roots, Tubers and Bananas (RTB), has come up with the new technology that will entail the usage of  Smartphones  to detect crop diseases.   The…

Busia County FC sets eye on KICOSCA top prize

Busia County FC  are determined to wrestle this year’s  Kenya Inter-Counties  Sports  and Cultural Association  Games which will be hosted  by Machakos County  on 19th-26th, 2017. The team captain   Salim Suleiman  said the team will start training next week ready to give their best shot in the games that will bring  all the 47 counties for the eight day bonanza. ” We came close to…

Busia NASA, teachers & church leaders urge Uhuru, Raila to torn down

Busia National Super Alliance, teachers and Church leaders have urged NASA leader Raila Odinga and President Uhuru Kenyatta b to avoid public outbursts that could plunge the country into turmoil. MPs  Oku Kaunya (Teso North), Geoffrey Omuse  (Teso South),  Deputy Speaker Lawrence Okaale, KNUT Busia  County spokesman Deogratious  Owaya ,  ACK  Katakwa   Diocese Bishop John Okude and his predecessor   Zakayo Epus  Bishop also appealed to…

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