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Travelling to embu, Kenya

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Flights to embu, Kenya

There are most likely no airports in embu. But there are a few airports in Kenya - Eldoret(EDL), Kisumu(KIS), Lamu(LAU), Lokichoggio(LKG), Mombasa(MBA), Mara Lodges(MRE), Malindi(MYD), Nairobi(NBO), Nyeri(NYE), Nanyuki(NYK), Samburu(UAS).We recommend you use the flight searches to embu, Kenya below and you should also definitely check Kiwi flight search engine as well as Momondo. Also Ctrip, Skyscanner and Jetradar. Sometimes good flights can also be found via Google Flights.

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Books about embu




Latest mentions of embu in news

Five injured as rivals fight over miraa market in Embu town - Daily Nation
Embu traders accuse those from Meru of invading their market. ...

‘Miraa Cartel’: Faces behind Miraa wars - The Standard
Mt Kenya Star has established the genesis of the dispute to price wars where “whenever Meru miraa arrives in the market, the price of muguka falls. ...

Would you drink yoghurt enriched with bamboo? - The Standard
The exhibition of food products enriched with bamboo was interesting because most farmers in Embu practise commercial bamboo farming. ...

Embu 7s hosts eye main cup as tournament moves to Njukiri Showground - Citizen TV
Embu RFC Assistant Coach Benson Mwenda targets the main cup trophy during this year's edition of the Embu 7s to be played on 6 and 7 July at the ASK ...

Embu County constrained by huge pending bills - The Star, Kenya
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You can now apply for your e-passport in Embu, Kisii - Daily Nation
The government has opened four new Immigration centres in the country and six others in the diaspora as it seeks to ease congestion in the issuance of the new ...

Embu executive apologises over stinking body - The Star, Kenya
Embu Health executive Joan Mwende has apologised to neighbours of Siakago Hospital mortuary in Mbeere North over a stinking decomposed body at the ...

Embu to build 2,000 houses - The Standard
The development will commence with re-developing old housing estates in Embu town, Runyejes, Siakago and Kiritiri, which form the county's major urban ...

Eastern region showdown begins - The Standard
A battle to succeed Kathungi as Eastern Region Secondary Schools boys under 19 football champions begins today as this year's regional Term Two Games ...

Crisis as patients flock Embu after Kirinyaga hospital crisis - Daily Nation
The Embu Referral Hospital has been plunged into a crisis due to high numbers of patients from the neighbouring Kirinyaga County seeking treatment there. ...

Embu leaders press for rotation of governor's position - Standard Digital
Calls to rotate the Embu governor position between the two dominant communities that form the major voting blocks in Embu County have emerged, as the race ...

How selling police, army toys by the roadside earn Embu varsity student decent income - The Standard
Whereas such hawking is associated with poorly educated Kenyans and the jobless, the case here is bit different. Mutiso and his two colleagues are students at ...

Khat destroyed as traders clash - Standard Digital
Scores were injured when traders from Embu County clashed with their rivals from Meru. ...

Finance Committee calls for formulation of policy on miraa - Kenya News Agency
The Embu County Assembly Finance and Planning Committee has urged the County government of Embu to formulate a policy to control miraa trade. ...

School Games: Marsabit on the brink of elimination - Daily Nation
Eastern football champions, Marsabit County are on the brink of elimination from the Kenya Primary School Sports Association Games, after recording one win ...

Embu Government urged to shorten drinking hours - Kenya News Agency
Embu County Commissioner Abdullahi Galgallo Hiddi has urged the Embu County government to consider reducing the area's bar operating hours so that they ...

Two people drown as boat capsizes in Masinga Dam - Daily Nation
Victims were going to Riakanau from Yatta when tragedy struck. ...

Deaths loom over Mwea land dispute - Standard Digital
The dispute over the sharing of 42,000 acres of land in Mwea settlement scheme in Embu County is threatening to turn the area in a battleground, sucking in ...

Embu executive blamed for water shortage - The Star, Kenya
Three wards have not had water for at least two months. ...

Govt rolls out e-passport centres in four new locations - Capital FM Kenya
NAIROBI, Kenya, June 12 – The Immigration Department has rolled out the issuance of e-passport in four new locations locally. Cabinet Secretary Fred - Kenya ...

Brazil Fails to Replace Cuban Doctors, Hurting Health Care of 28 Million - The New York Times
After Cuba recalled 8517 doctors from Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro, the country's new president, told Brazilians “we can solve this problem.” So far, he has failed, with ...

Tasty termites a rainy season treat in Embu - The Star, Kenya
Many people think termites are disgusting and wouldn't think of eating them, but in Runjenyes they're a profitable treat. ...

Two killed, 3 injured after lorry transporting miraa rams into matatu - Citizen TV
Two people were on Monday morning killed and three others injured after a lorry transporting miraa collided with a matatu on Mwea-Embu road in Kirinyaga ...

Embu residents urged to remit revenue - Kenya News Agency
The Embu County Assembly Budget and Appropriation Committee (CABAC) has urged area residents to faithfully remit revenue to the county government to fast ...

Embu MCAs decry 'acute' shortfall of medical staff - The Star, Kenya
Committee says patients are not served properly, sometimes referred for 'minor' problems. ...

Embu, Meru leaders endorse Speaker Justin Muturi to be William Ruto's 2022 running mate - Tuko.co.ke
News ☛ Leaders from Embu and Meru communities have now endorsed National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi to contest for deputy president ...

NTSA annuls licences of 51 driving schools - The Standard
The National Transport and Safety Authority on Thursday evening revoked the licences of 51 driving schools and their branches for failing to comply with the law. ...

Kenyans have until September 1 to apply for e-passports - Citizen TV
Kenyans with the old generation passports have until September this year to change to the e-passports. ...

Embu leaders divided over Sh100,000 harambee donation limit - The Star, Kenya
Kathangu says the proposal is political, malicious and targeting some politicians. ...

1.5 million Kenyans yet to acquire new passport as deadline looms - Capital FM Kenya
NAIROBI, Kenya, June 12 - Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi has revealed that about 1.5 million Kenyans are yet to apply for the new E-Passport and ...

Heavy rainfall to hit Kisumu, seven other counties - Met - The Star, Kenya
Kisumu, Siaya, Homabay, Kericho and Nakuru counties are among regions likely to receive heavy rainfall with thunderstorms for the next five days, the Kenya ...

Fear of cholera outbreak as six cases reported in Embu - The Standard
Six cholera cases have been reported in Embu County. ...

Life imprisonment for narcotics trafficker reduced to 15 years - Standard Digital
The court had also slapped Carlos with a Sh1 million fine. ...

Embu Lawmaker Who Lives in Ksh800 Servant Quarter - Kenyans
In a country where politicians are known for their lavish lifestyles and extravagance, a Member of the County Assembly from Embu has shocked many with her ...

Embu to build of state-of-the-art milk processing plant - Capital FM Kenya
EMBU, Kenya, May 8 - The construction and equipping of a state-of-the-art milk processing plant in Embu County has started. Making the announcement, Embu ...

Embu (Mbeere) County: Drought Early Warning Bulletin for March 2019 - Kenya - ReliefWeb
English Situation Report on Kenya about Agriculture, Education, Children, Drought and more; published on 31 Mar 2019 by Govt. Kenya. ...

Embu County has four times licensed bars than schools - The Standard
The number of licensed bars in Embu County exceed that of schools by almost four times and is posing security concerns. ...

Fear of cholera outbreak as three hospitalised in Embu - Daily Nation
Public health officials in Embu County are on high alert following the outbreak of a disease suspected to be cholera which has left three people hospitalised. ...

Fear as water mixes with sewage in Embu - Standard Digital
[Joseph Muchiri, Standard] Residents of Kwa Gutu in Majimbo are at risk of contracting waterborne diseases after tap water supplied to them got contaminated ...

New Kenyan passport application centres opened in Nakuru, Kisii, Eldoret and Embu - HapaKenya
The Kenyan government has opened four new Immigration centres in the country where Kenyans can be able to apply for the new Kenyan passport. ...

Cholera outbreak claims six lives in Embu County - Kenya Broadcasting Corporation
Six people have been reported dead following a cholera outbreak in Embu. The six had all been admitted at Embu level five hospital for medication. ...

Sh90m coffee factory stalls in Embu amid piling debts - The Standard
Farmers obtained a Sh90 million loan, five years ago, for the mill that has since stalled. ...

Embu County should be considered for relief food - Kenya News Agency
Former Embu Women representative, Ms. Rose Mitaru has urged the government to consider Embu County for food relief. Ms. Mitaru wondered why the county ...

Government to rehabilitate three dams in Embu - Standard Digital
(Joseph Muchiri, Standard) The national government has begun rehabilitating three dams in Mbeere as it seeks to boost food production through irrigation ...

Embu County secures export market for agro-produce valued at Sh1.2B - Capital FM Kenya
NAIROBI, Kenya, May 2 - Embu County government has secured Habitat Inter trade export market valued at Sh1.2billion annually that will boost farming and ...

Embu youth group earns a living from interlocking bricks - The Standard
(Joseph Muchiri, Standard) When in 2005 16 young men and women from Kanyuambora area of Embu County came together to help the less fortunate in the ...

Embu mourns victims of Ethiopian Airlines crash - The Standard
The tragic death of former KFF Secretary General Hussein Swaleh has thrown his family and the football fraternity in Embu County and nationwide into m. ...

Embu men high on muguka sleep under beds - The Star, Kenya
•The MP said the stimulant is not harmful if taken responsibly and that it works just like alcoholic drinks but abused, it has side effects. •After the research miraa ...

Auditor queries mess in Embu county - The Star, Kenya
Auditor raises queries over Sh2.6 million used for a DJ and other services. ...

Embu farmers cry foul over Machakos high levies on muguka - The Standard
Residents of miraa-growing Mbeere region term the taxes exorbitant and unreasonable. ...

Embu to enhance cooperation with China - Kenya News Agency
Embu has welcomed investors and business people from Jiangsu Provincial People's Congress (JPPC) of China as a way of enhancing cooperation between ...

Cash for Embu dams safe, says Governor Wambora - The Star, Kenya
A Portuguese company is interested in building the Thuci mega-dam. ...

Embu hosts cancer half marathon ahead of treatment unit launch - Standard Digital
The event attracted hundreds of participants, including 20 elite runners. ...

Embu town to get facelift in upgrade of roads, car parks - The Star, Kenya
Too much dust and heavy traffic jams have been hurting business. ...

Mwea scheme belongs to Embu and Kirinyaga, says ex-minister - The Star, Kenya
Allocation of the 54000-acre scheme has been contentious for a long time. ...

Laxity blamed for insecurity in Embu - The Star, Kenya
The administrator said four out of the six murders happened in bars. ...

Embu nurses launch their week - Kenya News Agency
Nurses in Embu have launched their week which will run up to May 10 with a call to the community to appreciate the role they played. While launching the ...

Relief for patients after Embu nurses call off strike - Daily Nation
They have resumed duty after signing a return to work formula with the county government. ...

Bursaries for needy students change the tale of Embu slum - The Standard
The sponsorship and CDF bursaries enabled him to remain in school and complete his education. ...

Embu miraa farmers demand more of Sh1b kitty - The Standard
Sharing of the Sh1 billion miraa kitty among khat growing counties of Mt Kenya East region has elicited complaints from farmers in Embu County. ...

Embu girls make villagers plant 5,000 trees on their birthday - The Star, Kenya
•Susan Mwende - the Miss Environment, Embu chapter - and her friend Doris, invited villagers and friends to their joint birthday party, inside the forest. •Guests ...

Team Kenya pitch camp in Embu ahead of Demark championships - nation.co.ke
Team Kenya has finally set camp at Kigari Teachers Training College in Embu for residential training ahead of 43rd IAAF World Cross Country Championships ...

Three die, five injured in weekend road crashes in Embu - Daily Nation
Lorry ferrying sand hits a matatu after its brakes fail, killing two women on the spot. ...

Embu man suspected to have killed brother over land dispute - Citizen TV
Police in Embu North are searching for a 25 year-old-man who is suspected to have killed his brother following a land dispute in Makengi village. ...

Embu organises cancer marathon as concern raised over new cases - The Standard
About 200 new cases of cancer are reported every year. ...

Karua hits out at Kirinyaga leaders over health crisis - Daily Nation
Narc-Kenya leader says the health sector is on its knees yet local politicians are doing nothing. ...

Mugo elected new Embu KNCCI bos - The Star, Kenya
Former director obtained 88 votes against Mugo's 116. ...

Mob kills two suspected thugs, burns their bodies in Embu - Daily Nation
A mob on Tuesday hacked two gangsters to death and then burned their bodies at Karurumo village in Embu County. Armed with pangas and other crude ...

Family in anguish as Anglican priest mysteriously disappears - Daily Nation
A priest of the Anglican Church of Kenya (ACK) based in Embu County has gone missing for nearly two weeks, raising fears that he may have been kidnapped. ...

Embu town’s sewer expansion to improve sanitation standards - Standard Digital
The project will see about 5000 more households connected to the sewer line. ...

Embu farmers decry underrepresentation in Miraa Implementation Committee - The Standard
The committee's work will be guided by the report of a task force that looked into ways of improving miraa growing and trade. ...

Embu miraa farmers fight tag of khat variety as bhang - The Standard
The leaders said they will use Embu's share of Sh167 million from the miraa kitty to build market sheds. ...

Armed robbers steal 75 bags of coffee from factory in Embu - Daily Nation
County cooperatives commissioner says farmers have suffered huge losses as stolen coffee was not insured. ...

Embu woman in court for possessing forged currency - The Standard
The M-Pesa attendant doubted the currency and an exchanged ensued between the two. ...

Milestones in health put Embu above its peers - The Star, Kenya
Reuben Mugo was rushed to Kenyatta National Hospital on March 10, last year, after he was badly wounded in a fight that left his skull cracked.But a craniotomy ...

Two dead, five injured after car rams into crowd in Embu - Daily Nation
Two people died while five were injured when a car rammed into a crowd at Muraru market along Embu-Kiritiri road on Friday. Collins Kivuti, a five-year-old boy, ...

Embu's bad bookkeeping led to double allowances, says EACC - Daily Nation
The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) has raised the red flag over the double payment of committee sitting allowances to Embu Ward ...

Embu to partner with Chinese in mining copper - The Standard
A delegation of investors recently toured areas where the minerals were discovered. ...

Embu Chief Whip risks losing seat for claiming male MCAs are 'uncircumcised' - Citizen TV
An Embu County Assembly Majority Chief Whip risks losing her seat after allegedly claiming that some of her male colleagues were uncircumcised. ...

Missing man reunites with kin after six years in South Sudan - The Standard
A man whose photographs have been circulating on social media showing him stranded in Torit town, South Sudan, has been reunited with his family. ...

Five charged with conning trader out of Ksh300K in Embu - Citizen TV
Five people have been charged with conning a trader out of Ksh.357000 in Embu County. ...

Sh845m housing project for Embu civil servants behind schedule - The Star, Kenya
220 houses are being built along the Meru-Embu highway. ...

Police arrested 5 more suspects over killing of Chuka OCS - Daily Nation
The suspects were flushed out from their hideouts in Ugweru, Runyenjes, police say. ...

2 killed, 3 injured in accident involving lorry in Embu - NTV
Two people have been killed and three others seriously injured, in an accident in Embu. A driver of a lorry ferrying stones, is said to have lost control. ...

Embu politician linked to bhang trade charged - Daily Nation
Former Kirimari ward representative aspirant is accused of trafficking bhang worth Sh290,000. ...

Multimillion-coffee mill to begin operations next month - The Standard
Kavutiri based mill is a joint venture of 24 cooperative societies and the Embu County Government and cost over Sh130 million. ...

Boda boda riders kill security officer over Sh100 - nation.co.ke
Mr Christopher Njue was beaten up by boda-boda riders in Kithimu area, Embu County. ...

We didn’t buy condoms worth Sh30 million, Embu health official says - The Standard
The Embu Health department has responded to claims by a ward rep that the county government bought condoms worth Sh30 million and supplied them to ...

Lorry driver dies, eight injured in two separate road accidents in Embu - The Standard
A lorry driver died on the spot while eight people sustained injuries in two separate accidents along Embu-Kiritiri road. ...

Police commence investigations into the killing of Chuka OCS - The Standard
Police in Embu have launched a manhunt for suspects who hacked to death Chuka Police Station OCS Joseph Kinyua and seriously wounded a police informer ...

Embu traders call for funding ahead of today's KNCCI polls - The Star, Kenya
'Funds offered by state and county are not enough to start and maintain business' ...

Embu County plans to process and package tea, coffee and macadamia nuts - Capital FM Kenya
NAIROBI, Kenya Sep 11- Embu County plans to invest in the processing and packaging of branded coffee, tea, milk and macadamia to boost farmers' earnings. ...

Embu family out in the cold after youths demolish houses - Daily Nation
A family in Ngigeri, Embu County spent Saturday night in the cold after their three houses were demolished by armed youths in a land dispute with a neighbour. ...

Governor Wambora: I will fire and reshuffle my Cabinet for incompetence - Standard Digital
Senators wants three officials who pocketed Sh22.9million in cash probed and surcharged for breach of law. ...

Dwindling River Thiba water levels trigger inter-county row - The Standard
(Joseph Muchiri, Standard) A dispute has arisen between some residents of Embu and Kirinyaga counties over use of the dwindling water from River Thiba. ...

Kalonzo calls for commission of inquiry into Mwea land dispute - Daily Nation
Wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka wants a commission of inquiry formed to investigate the dispute over the 54,000-acre Mwea Trust land in Embu County. ...

Embu: Police arrest nurse over cow with anthrax - Citizen TV
A nurse in Embu County is held at Itabua police station after inspecting a cow and sanctioned for consumption yet it had anthrax disease. ...

Kangaru to face St Paul's in 15s final at Embu Games - Citizen TV
Embu County Rugby 15's champions Kangaru School have shifted focus to the Regional Games after reaching the finals of the ongoing Embu County ...

Miraa farmers blamed for rise in Embu cancer cases - The Star, Kenya
Pesticides are carcinogenic, expose miraa consumers to throat cancer. ...

Father, daughter arrested with Ksh.700K fake currency in Embu - Citizen TV
Two people were arrested after they were found in possession of Ksh.700000 fake currency in Embu North Sub County. ...

Hotels in embu, Kenya

We couldn't find any hotels in embu in our own database, but we recommend you check AirBnb, Booking, Agoda sites for best prices in or nearby areas. Additionally, see some hotels below from surrounding areas. Booking.com
9.8
Distant Relatives Ecolodge and Backpackers
Kilifi
Ideally located in the prime touristic area of Kilifi, Distant Relatives Ecolodge and Backpackers promises a relaxing and wonderful visit. The hotel o...

Prices from 15 USD

8.6
Mdawida Homestay
Nairobi
Mdawida Homestay is a popular choice amongst travelers in Nairobi, whether exploring or just passing through. The hotel offers a wide range of ameniti...

Prices from 18 USD

4.4
Triple Eden Resort
Naivasha
Triple Eden Resort is conveniently located in the popular Karagita area. Featuring a complete list of amenities, guests will find their stay at the pr...

Prices from 21 USD

6.0
Kima Hotel
Nairobi
Kima Hotel is conveniently located in the popular Central Business District area. The hotel offers a wide range of amenities and perks to ensure you h...

Prices from 24 USD

6.5
Hotel Decasa Nairobi
Nairobi
Hotel Decasa Nairobi is perfectly located for both business and leisure guests in Nairobi. The hotel offers guests a range of services and amenities d...

Prices from 25 USD

4.0
Prestige Apartment Mtwapa
Mombasa
Prestige Apartment Mtwapa is conveniently located in the popular Bamburi Beach area. Featuring a complete list of amenities, guests will find their st...

Prices from 26 USD

6.4
New Palm Tree Hotel
Mombasa
New Palm Tree Hotel is perfectly located for both business and leisure guests in Mombasa. The hotel offers a high standard of service and amenities to...

Prices from 30 USD

7.6
Khweza Bed & Breakfast
Nairobi
Khweza Bed & Breakfast is perfectly located for both business and leisure guests in Nairobi. Both business travelers and tourists can enjoy the hotel'...

Prices from 31 USD

5.8
La Jardine Hotel
Nairobi
La Jardine Hotel is perfectly located for both business and leisure guests in Nairobi. The hotel has everything you need for a comfortable stay. 24-ho...

Prices from 31 USD

8.3
Eron Hotel
Nairobi
Eron Hotel is conveniently located in the popular Central Business District area. The property features a wide range of facilities to make your stay a...

Prices from 32 USD

9.2
Pavilion Holiday Resort Shanzu
Mombasa
Set in a prime location of Mombasa, Pavilion Holiday Resort Shanzu puts everything the city has to offer just outside your doorstep. The hotel offers ...

Prices from 34 USD

9.7
Kenga Giama Resort
Malindi
Kenga Giama Resort is conveniently located in the popular Malindi area. The hotel offers a high standard of service and amenities to suit the individu...

Prices from 35 USD

7.0
Eron Hotel Limited
Nairobi
Eron Hotel Limited is a popular choice amongst travelers in Nairobi, whether exploring or just passing through. The hotel has everything you need for ...

Prices from 36 USD

7.3
Mei Place Apartments
Mombasa
Mei Place Apartments is conveniently located in the popular Mombasa Beach area. Offering a variety of facilities and services, the hotel provides all ...

Prices from 39 USD

7.4
Godials B & B
Nairobi
Godials B & B is perfectly located for both business and leisure guests in Nairobi. The hotel offers guests a range of services and amenities designed...

Prices from 39 USD

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