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County Fire engine contains West Kenya Sugar fire in record time


Busia    County Government’s   the  new state-of-the-art fire engine  confirmed its presence  when it  managed to contain fire at  West Kenya  Sugar factory at Olepito in a record time. Fire started   at one of the crashing machines at around 8pm on Wednesday. The company Human Resource Manager,  Dickens Okoth said  the  ...

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Busia businessman disarms a thug in an aborted raid


A Busia Businessman  Joseph Ndung’u  foiled a robbery attempt on his business premise on Monday night by disarming a gangster who  had aimed the gun at  him. Three  members of a gang armed with an AK47 rifle   gained entry into  Afrikama mini-supermarket  on Amukura House at about 7.30pm  as Ndung’u was ...

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Busia milk shortage hits 68m Kg mark


Busia  marked the World  Food Day celebrations  on Sunday  with damning revelations that  the County has a  milk deficit of 68 million kilograms. Speaking at Nakhakina village in Busibwabo Ward, County Livestock Officer  Alfred Makokha  the projected milk production  in the county in 2016 is  12.5m Kg against the county ...

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