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Drama as comedian Eric Omondi while trying to forcefully access Parliament building

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Comedian Eric Omondi has allegedly been arrested during his much-publicized demonstrations at Parliament buildings.

Omondi is being detained at Central Police Station in Nairobi CBD. According to the videos of his arrest, he is seen trying to resist arrest where he was accosted by the police who forced him into a car.

The comedian has been a subject of discussion on social media after he pledged to storm parliament to petition lawmakers to legislate over the playtime for Kenyan music.

Among other petitions were better pay for artists as well as equal performance opportunities like those offered to foreign artists.

The Kenyan entertainment scene is dead!!! We have lost our glory. we have become a cemetery! It is utter disgrace that our musicians have become mere curtain raisers for international acts.

We have become clowns in our own land. every weekend there is a group of 3 or 4 foreign artists in this city Nairobi he wrote

All local media to play 75 percent of local music just like it is in Nigeria, South Africa, Ghana, Zimbabwe, and the list goes on and on he wrote

He asked other artists to join him in this conversation only landed him in trouble after he called the musicians lazy.

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Nakuru Transitions From Municipality To Kenya’s Fourth City

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On Wednesday, President Uhuru Kenyatta conferred city status on Nakuru town making it Kenya’s fourth city after Nairobi, Mombasa, and Kisumu.

The award of the city charter to Nakuru, at a colourful event followed a legislative process as outlined in the Urban Areas and Cities Act of 2011.

President challenged Nakuru City residents to take advantage of the opportunities that will be brought by the new status to improve their wellbeing.

He noted that Nakuru’s elevation was a demonstration of the success of devolution and the collaboration between national and county governments.

 President Kenyatta warned political leaders against pursuing selfish personal interests at the expense of Kenya’s peace and cohesion.

President Kenyatta requested the youth not to be blindfolded into supporting the political ambitions of individuals known for advancing divisive politics.

Nakuru Governor Lee Kinyanjui thanked President Kenyatta for initiating several road infrastructure projects in the County

Former PM Raila Odinga noted that Nakuru was Kenya’s agricultural epicenter

He praised the Nakuru County Government under Governor Lee Kinyanjui for expanding the city’s infrastructure.

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22-year-old female terror suspect makes shocking revelations about Alshababb after being arrested

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According to a police, OB report number 27/30/11/2021 filed at Songhor police station in Tindiret sub-county.

The 22-year-old Sheril Vugusta Lodenyo was arrested at Kamalambu village in Songhor ward following a tip-off from members of the public.

Sheril, who hails from Chavakali in Vihiga county, told the police that indeed she had links with the Al Shabaab group who she says kidnapped her in 2019 and trained her on conducting their illegal operations.

“The suspect alleged to have escaped through Lamu/Mombasa and headed to her home county where she allegedly stayed until August 2021 and later to Kamalambu to date.

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Information received is that she has been attending recent KDF recruiting centers. Motive yet to be established,”

The suspect was taken to Kapsabet police station for detention before being moved to Eldoret where the Anti Terror Police Unit (ATPU) will pick her from for further processing.

The suspect, who was cohabiting with her boyfriend, is said to have later escaped from the death-dealing terror group after which she retreated to her rural home in Vihiga before moving in with her boyfriend in the Nandi village.

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Exciting times for teachers as TSC launches digital leave application system

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On Wednesday, December 1, 2021 The Teachers Service Commission automated its leave application and approval process.

Teachers can now apply for leave and have their applications approved online.

“Our leave application and approval process is now automated. You can apply on this link https://hrmis.tsc.go.ke/tm-app/apply_leave,” the commission announced.

TSC employed teachers are entitled to a 42 days annual leave, often taken during school holidays.

Female teachers are entitled to 90 calendar days of maternity leave from the date of confinement as their male counterparts get a 10 day leave within the period of their spouse’s maternity leave.

Teachers are also allowed a maximum of 15 days compassionate leave to attend to bereavement, sickness, or hospitalization of dependents.

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