Cyrus Oguna

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Cyrus Oguna said : "The cheques are authentic but not as a form of compensation. This is to facilitate burial arrangement," External link

tuko Wednesday, October 16, 2019 11:58:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna alisema : "Hundi hizo ni za kweli lakini sio ya kulipa fidia. Hii ni kusaidia katika maadilizi ya mazishi," External link

tuko Wednesday, October 16, 2019 10:14:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "The cheques are authentic but not as a form of compensation. This is to facilitate burial arrangement," External link

tuko Wednesday, October 16, 2019 9:40:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna told : “They [cheques] are authentic, but not as a form of compensation. This is to facilitate burial arrangements,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, October 16, 2019 2:19:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna alisema : "Kumekuwa na fununu kuwa wapiga mbizi walibatilisha breki kwa sababu za kibinafsi. Hili linawezakanaje? Jinsi gari hilo liliovyozama ndivyo liliopolewa. Tofauti ni kuwa watu wawili walipoteza maisha yao wakati liliondolewa," External link

tuko Monday, October 14, 2019 12:00:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna alisema : "Jeshi la Wanamaji lilihusika katika operesheni ya upoaji Zanzibar na Mwanza katika ajali ya feri nchini Tanzania mwaka 2011 na 2012. Katika mwaka 2000 wapiga mbizi waliopoa miili kutoka kwa ndege la KQ 43 mjini Abidjan Ivory coast ambapo walikumbana mawimbi makali na kuiopoa miili iliyokuwa mita 50 kuenda chini," External link

tuko Monday, October 14, 2019 12:00:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna alisema : "Kumekuwa na fununu kuwa wapiga mbizi walibatilisha breki kwa sababu za kibinafsi. Hili linawezakanaje? Jinsi gari hilo liliovyozama ndivyo liliopolewa. Tofauti ni kuwa watu wawili walipoteza maisha yao wakati liliondolewa," External link

tuko Monday, October 14, 2019 10:52:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said ( about Kenya Navy ) : "Kenya Navy was involved in the recovery mission in Zanzibar and Mwanza ferry accidents in Tanzania in 2011 and 2012. In 2000 the divers retrieved bodies from ill-fated KQ flight 43 in Abidjan Ivory coast where they braved the strong currents and retrieve the bodies 50 meters deep," External link

tuko Monday, October 14, 2019 9:46:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We could not do any investigation when the vehicle was inside the ocean. But full investigations will be carried out now," External link

tuko Monday, October 14, 2019 7:32:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "If the reports after investigations show that the accident was out of laziness, then we will take action. For now it's an accident," External link

thestarkenya Sunday, October 13, 2019 2:50:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We had high hopes that the car would be retrieved by the end of today (Thursday) evening. However, the high speed under currents made it impossible to tie the vehicle and pull it up,” “We have confirmed that there are bodies in the vehicle. If that vehicle didn’t have bodies in it, we could have retrieved it long time ago” External link

capitalfm Saturday, October 12, 2019 10:58:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We had high hopes that the car would be retrieved by the end of today (Thursday) evening. However, the high speed under currents made it impossible to tie the vehicle and pull it up,” “We have confirmed that there are bodies in the vehicle. If that vehicle didn’t have bodies in it, we could have retrieved it long time ago” External link

capitalfm Friday, October 11, 2019 5:51:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna stated ( about Kenya Navy ) : "We have been having a government multi-agency which involves Kenya Navy, Kenya Ferry Services among others. The entire team is led by Kenya Navy under Col Lawrence Gituma. Those who were leading and had divers were Kenya Navy. Some helped us with cameras but it's Kenya Navy that spotted the vehicle. We are not saying that others didn't contribute but without divers, we wouldn't have made the progress," External link

kenyan-post Friday, October 11, 2019 4:21:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We had high hopes that the car would be retrieved by the end of today (Thursday) evening. However, the high speed under currents made it impossible to tie the vehicle and pull it up,” External link

capitalfm Friday, October 11, 2019 1:24:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We had high hopes that the car would be retrieved by the end of today (Thursday) evening. However, the high speed under currents made it impossible to tie the vehicle and pull it up,” External link

capitalfm Friday, October 11, 2019 11:39:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We are hopeful that the whole process will come to an end by the end of today," External link

nation-ke Friday, October 11, 2019 11:25:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We are retrieving the vehicle, we would not want to risk the lives of the divers involved in this operation,” External link

nation-ke Friday, October 11, 2019 9:46:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We had high hopes that the car would be retrieved by the end of today (Thursday) evening. However, the high speed under currents made it impossible to tie the vehicle and pull it up,” External link

capitalfm Friday, October 11, 2019 9:28:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "When two pairs go in, the other two wait for them at the surface," External link

thestarkenya Friday, October 11, 2019 7:05:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "The currents were strong and indeed the divers failed to hook up the car. We hope that tomorrow, we shall have come up with mechanisms to address this challenge so that we can retrieve this vehicle," External link

nation-ke Thursday, October 10, 2019 10:13:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "The currents were strong and indeed the divers failed to hook up the car. We hope that tomorrow, we shall have come up with mechanisms to address this challenge so that we can retrieve this vehicle," External link

nation-ke Thursday, October 10, 2019 10:13:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We had high hopes that the car would be retrieved by the end of today evening. However, the high-speed undercurrents made it impossible to tie the vehicle and pull it up," External link

thestarkenya Thursday, October 10, 2019 9:14:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "If that vehicle didn't have bodies in it, we could have retrieved it a long time ago..but for the past 11 days, we have been here for only on purpose - to retrieve the bodies. Therefore, we need to make sure we are careful not to lose the bodies," External link

thestarkenya Thursday, October 10, 2019 9:14:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We have been walking with the family. We want to assure them that we are committed in this process," External link

thestarkenya Thursday, October 10, 2019 9:14:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We had issued 100 per cent possibility of retrieving the vehicle but we didn't manage because of two reasons, one is due to strong undercurrents at bed sea and also we want to get the bodies inside while intact," External link

standardmedia Thursday, October 10, 2019 8:38:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "The mapping was possible because of echo sounders equipment which is used to determine the depth of water and detect objects in the sea," External link

thestarkenya Thursday, October 10, 2019 5:57:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "After inventory checks by government agencies, we deployed a multi-beam system that is able to look at the sea bed in three dimensions (3D)," External link

thestarkenya Thursday, October 10, 2019 5:57:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "The equipment imagery is high.so we could tell it was a car. It sees the length, width and thickness," External link

thestarkenya Thursday, October 10, 2019 5:57:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We are retrieving the vehicle, we would not want to risk the lives of the divers involved in this operation,” External link

theCitizen Thursday, October 10, 2019 5:56:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Though we have not stopped the operation of the ferries, if need be we might suspend them since we have reached critical stage of operation which is estimated to take at least three hours to retrieve the car,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, October 10, 2019 3:02:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We are retrieving the vehicle, we would not want to risk the lives of the divers involved in this operation,” External link

businessdailyafrica Thursday, October 10, 2019 1:46:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We are retrieving the vehicle, we would not want to risk the lives of the divers involved in this operation,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, October 10, 2019 1:23:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We are retrieving the vehicle, we would not want to risk the lives of the divers involved in this operation,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, October 10, 2019 1:23:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “What is remaining is retrieval of the vehicle,” External link

theCitizen Thursday, October 10, 2019 12:19:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna told : "We had announced yesterday that we will start the process of retrieving the car at 9am but as of now we haven't we don't want to interfere with normal operations at the channel. You can see many commuters are crossing the ferry," External link

standardmedia Thursday, October 10, 2019 11:16:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We have not started the process of retrieving the car, we had expected by 9am we could have resumed but due to the strong currents and heavy traffic we are yet to start," External link

tuko Thursday, October 10, 2019 10:57:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "At around 3am, we had announced that we have seen an object that resembles a car. For several hours, we have been scanning the area and we have finally established that it is a vehicle. We have found the number is KCB 289C," External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, October 9, 2019 10:13:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We have confirmed through the underwater cameras that this is the same vehicle. However, we've not been able to ascertain if the bodies are still in the vehicle or not," External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, October 9, 2019 10:13:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We have high hopes that the bodies will be found inside that vehicle. The operation to retrieve the vehicle will start at 9am on Thursday. Now, we cannot get into the ocean becuase it is already dark," External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, October 9, 2019 10:13:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “The car-removal exercise will begin at 9am. We are hopeful that by 2pm or 3pm we will be speaking a different language,” External link

kenya-today Wednesday, October 9, 2019 9:23:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We can confirm to all Kenyans that the car inside the ocean is the one that plunged, but we cannot confirm if the bodies are inside we will only do that tomorrow after retrieving it," External link

standardmedia Wednesday, October 9, 2019 9:13:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “What is remaining is retrieval of the vehicle,” External link

EastAfrican Wednesday, October 9, 2019 6:29:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “There are some people who claimed they could retrieve the bodies from the sea in two hours’ time, but they failed spectacularly, and took off. You know them,” External link

kenyan-post Wednesday, October 9, 2019 6:25:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We are yet to agree on what should be done about the dredging. The relevant authority are currently in talks, " External link

tuko Monday, October 7, 2019 2:52:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna alisema : "Bado hatujakubaliana kuhusu uchimbaji. Mamlaka husika bado inafanya mazungumzo kwa sasa," External link

tuko Monday, October 7, 2019 11:08:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We are yet to agree on what should be done about the dredging. The relevant authority are currently in talks, " External link

tuko Monday, October 7, 2019 9:45:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Today, we have marked two of the locations where we will concentrate our efforts. However, the areas are so deep and divers can’t stay at that depth for more than six minutes,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, October 7, 2019 9:22:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna alisema : "Tayari kunao wapiga mbizi baharini ambao wanapiga darubini maeneo ambayo tunahisi huenda miili hiyo ikawa. Ndio, tutashirikiana na mpiga mbizi huyo wa binafsi (Volkar Bassen) na tunamkaribisha. Atachapa kazi akitumia vifaa maalum akiongozwa na Jeshi la wana maji," External link

tuko Saturday, October 5, 2019 9:22:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We will use the robot to continue to do more search and collect more data,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, October 4, 2019 10:35:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “So, let’s be hopeful that tomorrow will be a better day than today,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, October 4, 2019 10:35:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “This place is very dark, it needs a lot of time,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, October 4, 2019 9:23:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said ( about Kenya Navy ) : “We've seen reports that on that ill-fated day, the vehicle floated for more than 20 minutes. However, it only floated for one minute and the Navy responded on time, but the vehicle had already sunk deep,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, October 4, 2019 9:23:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “This place is very dark, it needs a lot of time for our divers to search through,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, October 3, 2019 2:36:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “The divers are not relying on their vision, they are relying on touch and based on that touch they can be able to interpret if what they are touching is a vehicle. The robots direct them where to touch and go,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:46:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “The divers are not relying on their vision, they are relying on touch and based on that touch they can be able to interpret if what they are touching is a vehicle. The robots direct them where to touch and go,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 4:30:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “The robots will help us in determining 100% the exact location of the car so we can retrieve the bodies of the mother and child who died in the incident,” External link

kenyan-post Wednesday, October 2, 2019 2:23:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna explained : “It is not as easy as we would wish to think from a layman's point of view; strong waves and the pitch dark ocean bed hampered efforts to hasten the recovery exercise,” External link

kenyan-post Wednesday, October 2, 2019 2:23:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "First we have to locate the exact position of the vehicle and be a hundred per cent sure that, that is where the car is. Afterwards, we will bring equipment retrieve the car," External link

standardmedia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 1:13:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “The BBI has got a secretariat headed by a team,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, October 2, 2019 9:50:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “59 students have been taken to hospital for treatment and we can also confirm that there have been seven fatalities. This is a private school but the government is going to ensure the injured pupils receive medical treatment,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, September 24, 2019 8:42:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “There have been 57 students that have been taken to hospital for treatment, and we can also confirm that there have been seven fatalities,” External link

zbc Monday, September 23, 2019 8:19:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “There have been 57 students that have been taken to hospital for treatment, and we can also confirm that there have been seven fatalities,” External link

zbc Monday, September 23, 2019 3:19:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "Fifty-nine students have been taken to hospital for treatment and we can also confirm that there have been seven fatalities. This is a private school but the government is going to ensure the injured pupils receive medical treatment," External link

xinhuanet_en Monday, September 23, 2019 2:31:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "This is a private school. For those who have been taken to hospital, the government is going to ensure that they get medical treatment," External link

thestarkenya Monday, September 23, 2019 1:38:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “There have been 57 students that have been taken to hospital for treatment, and we can also confirm that there have been seven fatalities,” External link

ahram-EN Monday, September 23, 2019 1:33:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “59 students have been taken to hospital for treatment and we can also confirm that there have been seven fatalities. This is a private school but the government is going to ensure the injured pupils receive medical treatment,” External link

standardmedia Monday, September 23, 2019 1:18:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We have lost seven children in this tragedy,” External link

capitalfm Monday, September 23, 2019 12:53:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "There have been seven fatalities. For those who have been taken to the hospitals the government is going to ensure that they get medical treatment until they recover," External link

tuko Monday, September 23, 2019 11:39:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "There have been 57 students that have been taken to hospital for treatment, and we can also confirm that there have been seven fatalities," External link

wsau Monday, September 23, 2019 11:20:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "There have been 57 students that have been taken to hospital for treatment, and we can also confirm that there have been seven fatalities," External link

yenisafak-en Monday, September 23, 2019 11:13:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "There have been 57 students that have been taken to hospital for treatment, and we can also confirm that there have been seven fatalities," External link

reuters-en Monday, September 23, 2019 10:34:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Eight out of the 23 counties are severely affected by drought and require urgent enhanced relief food assistance. They include Garissa, Mandera, Wajir, Marsabit, Tharaka-Nithi, Isiolo, Embu and Kitui,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, September 21, 2019 6:46:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Eviction of people from Mau catchment areas has to go on to save this country, but this will happen in a humane manner. The right word is actually relocation of families and not eviction,” External link

thestarkenya Saturday, September 7, 2019 8:59:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna insisted : “The process of saving Mau has to go on and that is the position of the government. It is legal and it will continue. That is the position of the government,” External link

thestarkenya Saturday, September 7, 2019 8:59:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna explained : “In the month of August, Sh.700 million was released for the purchase and distribution of food to the affected households across the affected counties,” External link

reliefWeb Friday, September 6, 2019 4:09:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said ( about Services Board ) : “The National Government, in collaboration with the County governments in the affected areas, are collectively distributing water by trucks. Other mitigating measures include repairing broken boreholes and replenishing water pans. Agencies involved in the distribution of water are the County Governments, National Drought Management Authority, Northern Water Services Board, and non-governmental organizations,” External link

reliefWeb Friday, September 6, 2019 4:09:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna explained : “The Government has so far managed to pay 15,000 households Sh.299 million to insulate the animals from the severe effects of the current drought. The money paid is to be used to buy animal feed, fetch water for the animals and to undertake any other activity that will ensure the animals are not lost to drought,” External link

reliefWeb Friday, September 6, 2019 4:09:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “The experience from these programmes such as Inua Jamii and Chakula Kwa Jamii Cash Transfer Program of 2017 revealed some advantages which include being cheaper in the long run, allows the beneficiaries to retain dignity and respect, accords the beneficiary opportunity to make choices for better nutrition and it also has minimum wastage,” External link

reliefWeb Friday, September 6, 2019 4:09:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna affirmed : “The process of saving Mau has to go on and that is the position of the government. It will go on in a humane way and taking into consideration that there must be dignity in doing the eviction or relocation. It is legal and it will continue. That is government position,” External link

capitalfm Friday, September 6, 2019 7:44:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Eviction in Mau has to continue. Perhaps eviction is not the right word. Relocation is the right word because eviction has a negative connotation. But it is relocation in order to save this country,” External link

standardmedia Friday, September 6, 2019 12:52:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Mau is the most important of the five critical water towers that feeds our major rivers that help in achieving food security, yet it is greatly endangered. People must leave,” External link

tuko Thursday, September 5, 2019 8:38:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna affirmed : “The process of saving Mau has to go on and that is the position of the government. It will go on in a humane way and taking into consideration that there must be dignity in doing the eviction or relocation. It is legal and it will continue. That is government position,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, September 5, 2019 6:14:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna added : “It will uphold the dignity of the people, that's the position of Government,” External link

kenyan-post Thursday, September 5, 2019 5:13:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “The right word in actually relocation of families and not eviction,” External link

kenyan-post Thursday, September 5, 2019 5:13:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “It will uphold the dignity of the people, that's the position of Government,” External link

kenyan-post Thursday, September 5, 2019 5:13:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Eviction of people from the Mau catchment area has to go on to save this country, but this will happen in a humane manner. The right word in actually relocation of families and not eviction,” “It will uphold the dignity of the people, that's the position of government,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, September 5, 2019 2:49:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Regrettably, some of our personnel are not treated well, yet they are our sons and daughters doing a national service and earning an honest living. Please treat them with dignity,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, August 28, 2019 8:36:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "They fall in the same category with those who were travelling and those who spent in hotels on the said night," External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, August 28, 2019 7:19:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna stated : "during the time of analysis, personal identity shall be removed from the data so as to achieve anonymity" External link

aljazeera-en Tuesday, August 27, 2019 7:08:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna stated : "during the time of analysis, personal identity shall be removed from the data so as to achieve anonymity" External link

aljazeera-en Monday, August 26, 2019 10:18:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “When asked for the ID and passport (number), please provide it. It is not meant to monitor your activities. It is meant to ensure those with IDs or passport are Kenyans. For those without, arrangements are made for them to be provided,” External link

standardmedia Monday, August 26, 2019 2:34:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "Elaborate security arrangements have been put in place to ensure the exercise is executed smoothly," External link

thestarkenya Sunday, August 25, 2019 9:08:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “In order to give many households an opportunity to be enumerated, I wish to state that the process will today (Sunday) be conducted throughout the night till 6am in the entire country,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, August 25, 2019 8:43:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "The exercise should not be politicised. Those who are calling upon their people to go back to their homes because they feel that its where they belong should not do that," External link

thestarkenya Sunday, August 25, 2019 2:38:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna added : "Your support and cooperation in general has contributed to the success this far," External link

thestarkenya Sunday, August 25, 2019 2:38:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna added : "Cooperate with them. Do not look at them as strangers. They are people who have been accredited to carry out this exercise," External link

thestarkenya Sunday, August 25, 2019 2:38:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna added : “The intensive counting was to take place only for the 2 days Saturday and Sunday and there from tomorrow, the enumerators are expected to do the exercise between 6pm to 10 pm and not from 6pm to 6am,” External link

capitalfm Sunday, August 25, 2019 2:09:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "Information for all those in hotels, travellers and street families will be captured using a short questionnaire and this strictly be done on the August 24 only," External link

standardmedia Saturday, August 24, 2019 3:30:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna stated : "It is not a must for you to travel from one region to the other. You will be included in the exercise regardless of where you are as long as you are within the country's borders. Even in those rural areas, there are some people who will be counted but they are not natives of those places," External link

tuko Sunday, August 18, 2019 4:44:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "The census will be conducted using digital devices to achieve more accuracy and enhance security of data. We have already procured the devices from local assemblers and have trained enumerators who will conduct the exercise," External link

coastweek Thursday, August 15, 2019 10:06:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We have acquired 164,700 devices and recruited 163,307 census officers to ensure the exercise is carried out successfully," External link

coastweek Thursday, August 15, 2019 10:06:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "The census will help the government obtain accurate data on population distribution and their living conditions," "The information collected will help reveal citizens needs like housing, education, infrastructure and health," External link

coastweek Thursday, August 15, 2019 10:06:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "The census will be conducted using digital devices to achieve more accuracy and enhance security of data. We have already procured the devices from local assemblers and have trained enumerators who will conduct the exercise," External link

xinhuanet_en Friday, August 9, 2019 4:11:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We have acquired 164,700 devices and recruited 163,307 census officers to ensure the exercise is carried out successfully," External link

xinhuanet_en Friday, August 9, 2019 4:11:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "The census will help the government obtain accurate data on population distribution and their living conditions," "The information collected will help reveal citizens needs like housing, education, infrastructure and health," External link

xinhuanet_en Friday, August 9, 2019 4:11:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna stated : “Kenyans can therefore travel on their current old blue passports until March 31, 2020. Kenyans are urged to take advantage of the extension and not wait until the last minutes to apply,” External link

dailytimes-NG Friday, July 26, 2019 5:40:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “The report is based on instruction by the President to the CS to put together a task force mandated to look at block chain and AI and to see how the country can be able to move in the direction which the rest of the world is moving,” External link

nation-ke Friday, July 26, 2019 12:57:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna stated : "Kenyans can therefore travel on their current old blue passports until March 31, 2020. Kenyans are urged to take advantage of the extension and not wait until the last minutes to apply," External link

tuko Thursday, July 25, 2019 8:40:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "Before something is done by the Government, we have to engage in a discussion. The decision on whether to import maize or not has not been made and all the discussions going on is healthy. We believe when a decision is made all will be good," External link

standardmedia Friday, July 19, 2019 12:41:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Those who did not register because they lacked birth certificates or other documents will be allowed to register this time round,” External link

kenya-today Thursday, July 18, 2019 5:18:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We wish to state that this is not the position of the Government of the Republic of Kenya, and we denounce the comments carried in the video in the strongest terms possible," "Such comments are unfortunate and have no place in today’s globalized environment. Kenyans are peace-loving people who have over the years coexisted with others of different nationalities," External link

coastweek Tuesday, July 2, 2019 10:31:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said ( about Kenya Police ) : “We wish to state that this is not the position of the Government of the Republic of Kenya, and we denounce the comments carried in the video in the strongest terms possible,” External link

standardmedia Friday, June 28, 2019 4:26:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said ( about Kenya Power ) : "We wish to state that this is not the position of the Government of the republic of Kenya, and we denounce the comments carried in the video in the strongest terms possible. Such comments are unfortunate and have no place in today's globalised environment," External link

tuko Thursday, June 27, 2019 9:00:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We wish to state that this is not the position of the Government of the Republic of Kenya, and we denounce the comments carried in the video in the strongest terms possible,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, June 27, 2019 5:04:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We wish to state that this is not the position of the Government of the Republic of Kenya, and we denounce the comments carried in the video in the strongest terms possible," External link

kenyastar Thursday, June 27, 2019 4:56:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We wish to state that this is not the position of the Government of the Republic of Kenya, and we denounce the comments carried in the video in the strongest terms possible," External link

businessdailyafrica Thursday, June 27, 2019 11:34:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We wish to state that this is not the position of the Government of the Republic of Kenya, and we denounce the comments carried in the video in the strongest terms possible,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, June 27, 2019 12:37:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We wish to state that this is not the position of the Government of the Republic of Kenya, and we denounce the comments carried in the video in the strongest terms possible," "Such comments are unfortunate and have no place in today's globalized environment. Kenyans are peace-loving people who have over the years coexisted with others of different nationalities," External link

xinhuanet_en Wednesday, June 26, 2019 6:18:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Such comments are unfortunate and have no place in today’s ‘global environment,” External link

kenyan-post Wednesday, June 26, 2019 2:11:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We wish to state that this is not the position of the Government of the republic of Kenya, and we denounce the comments carried in the video in the strongest terms possible. Such comments are unfortunate and have no place in today's globalised environment," External link

tuko Wednesday, June 26, 2019 1:32:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "There are other countries which are industrialized but depend on coal produced from other countries," External link

coastweek Friday, June 21, 2019 2:40:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna added : "We would like to see peace sustained in Sudan and that there are no displacements of populations," External link

kenyastar Friday, June 21, 2019 5:24:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We want to be in the league of developed countries. The only way to industrialize is to use coal. There are other countries which are industrialized but depend on coal produced from other countries," External link

kenyastar Friday, June 21, 2019 5:24:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “These messages are fake. Any communication regarding Huduma registration will be made from this office and nowhere else,” External link

thestarkenya Thursday, June 20, 2019 1:56:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna told : "Dialogue is the best way to solve a dispute involving two countries. And this is the route that we are pursuing now," External link

garoweonline Tuesday, June 18, 2019 3:52:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "Government databases and ICT systems, including IFMIS and other critical infrastructure are managed within secure government private network that has requisite security, and remain safe," External link

allafrica Wednesday, June 5, 2019 9:28:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna explained : "It is for those who gave out actual mobile phone numbers. If you gave a wrong number, of course, it will be sent to that number," "Everything will be computerised, it will not be done the manual way. The same way you get advice messages from Safaricom. They are computer generated and becomes easier to reach many people that way," External link

kenyan-post Saturday, May 25, 2019 4:22:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Kenyans should avoid congestion in the last two days as witnessed before the extension” External link

kenyastar Wednesday, May 22, 2019 6:26:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Kenyans should avoid congestion in the last two days as witnessed before the extension” External link

capitalfm Sunday, May 19, 2019 5:47:00 PM EAT



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Cyrus Oguna said : "The cheques are authentic but not as a form of compensation. This is to facilitate burial arrangement," External link

tuko Wednesday, October 16, 2019 11:58:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna alisema : "Hundi hizo ni za kweli lakini sio ya kulipa fidia. Hii ni kusaidia katika maadilizi ya mazishi," External link

tuko Wednesday, October 16, 2019 10:14:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "The cheques are authentic but not as a form of compensation. This is to facilitate burial arrangement," External link

tuko Wednesday, October 16, 2019 9:40:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna told : “They [cheques] are authentic, but not as a form of compensation. This is to facilitate burial arrangements,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, October 16, 2019 2:19:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna alisema : "Kumekuwa na fununu kuwa wapiga mbizi walibatilisha breki kwa sababu za kibinafsi. Hili linawezakanaje? Jinsi gari hilo liliovyozama ndivyo liliopolewa. Tofauti ni kuwa watu wawili walipoteza maisha yao wakati liliondolewa," External link

tuko Monday, October 14, 2019 12:00:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna alisema : "Jeshi la Wanamaji lilihusika katika operesheni ya upoaji Zanzibar na Mwanza katika ajali ya feri nchini Tanzania mwaka 2011 na 2012. Katika mwaka 2000 wapiga mbizi waliopoa miili kutoka kwa ndege la KQ 43 mjini Abidjan Ivory coast ambapo walikumbana mawimbi makali na kuiopoa miili iliyokuwa mita 50 kuenda chini," External link

tuko Monday, October 14, 2019 12:00:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna alisema : "Kumekuwa na fununu kuwa wapiga mbizi walibatilisha breki kwa sababu za kibinafsi. Hili linawezakanaje? Jinsi gari hilo liliovyozama ndivyo liliopolewa. Tofauti ni kuwa watu wawili walipoteza maisha yao wakati liliondolewa," External link

tuko Monday, October 14, 2019 10:52:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said ( about Kenya Navy ) : "Kenya Navy was involved in the recovery mission in Zanzibar and Mwanza ferry accidents in Tanzania in 2011 and 2012. In 2000 the divers retrieved bodies from ill-fated KQ flight 43 in Abidjan Ivory coast where they braved the strong currents and retrieve the bodies 50 meters deep," External link

tuko Monday, October 14, 2019 9:46:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We could not do any investigation when the vehicle was inside the ocean. But full investigations will be carried out now," External link

tuko Monday, October 14, 2019 7:32:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "If the reports after investigations show that the accident was out of laziness, then we will take action. For now it's an accident," External link

thestarkenya Sunday, October 13, 2019 2:50:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We had high hopes that the car would be retrieved by the end of today (Thursday) evening. However, the high speed under currents made it impossible to tie the vehicle and pull it up,” “We have confirmed that there are bodies in the vehicle. If that vehicle didn’t have bodies in it, we could have retrieved it long time ago” External link

capitalfm Saturday, October 12, 2019 10:58:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We had high hopes that the car would be retrieved by the end of today (Thursday) evening. However, the high speed under currents made it impossible to tie the vehicle and pull it up,” “We have confirmed that there are bodies in the vehicle. If that vehicle didn’t have bodies in it, we could have retrieved it long time ago” External link

capitalfm Friday, October 11, 2019 5:51:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna stated ( about Kenya Navy ) : "We have been having a government multi-agency which involves Kenya Navy, Kenya Ferry Services among others. The entire team is led by Kenya Navy under Col Lawrence Gituma. Those who were leading and had divers were Kenya Navy. Some helped us with cameras but it's Kenya Navy that spotted the vehicle. We are not saying that others didn't contribute but without divers, we wouldn't have made the progress," External link

kenyan-post Friday, October 11, 2019 4:21:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We had high hopes that the car would be retrieved by the end of today (Thursday) evening. However, the high speed under currents made it impossible to tie the vehicle and pull it up,” External link

capitalfm Friday, October 11, 2019 1:24:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We had high hopes that the car would be retrieved by the end of today (Thursday) evening. However, the high speed under currents made it impossible to tie the vehicle and pull it up,” External link

capitalfm Friday, October 11, 2019 11:39:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We are hopeful that the whole process will come to an end by the end of today," External link

nation-ke Friday, October 11, 2019 11:25:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We are retrieving the vehicle, we would not want to risk the lives of the divers involved in this operation,” External link

nation-ke Friday, October 11, 2019 9:46:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We had high hopes that the car would be retrieved by the end of today (Thursday) evening. However, the high speed under currents made it impossible to tie the vehicle and pull it up,” External link

capitalfm Friday, October 11, 2019 9:28:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "When two pairs go in, the other two wait for them at the surface," External link

thestarkenya Friday, October 11, 2019 7:05:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "The currents were strong and indeed the divers failed to hook up the car. We hope that tomorrow, we shall have come up with mechanisms to address this challenge so that we can retrieve this vehicle," External link

nation-ke Thursday, October 10, 2019 10:13:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "The currents were strong and indeed the divers failed to hook up the car. We hope that tomorrow, we shall have come up with mechanisms to address this challenge so that we can retrieve this vehicle," External link

nation-ke Thursday, October 10, 2019 10:13:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We had high hopes that the car would be retrieved by the end of today evening. However, the high-speed undercurrents made it impossible to tie the vehicle and pull it up," External link

thestarkenya Thursday, October 10, 2019 9:14:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "If that vehicle didn't have bodies in it, we could have retrieved it a long time ago..but for the past 11 days, we have been here for only on purpose - to retrieve the bodies. Therefore, we need to make sure we are careful not to lose the bodies," External link

thestarkenya Thursday, October 10, 2019 9:14:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We have been walking with the family. We want to assure them that we are committed in this process," External link

thestarkenya Thursday, October 10, 2019 9:14:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We had issued 100 per cent possibility of retrieving the vehicle but we didn't manage because of two reasons, one is due to strong undercurrents at bed sea and also we want to get the bodies inside while intact," External link

standardmedia Thursday, October 10, 2019 8:38:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "The mapping was possible because of echo sounders equipment which is used to determine the depth of water and detect objects in the sea," External link

thestarkenya Thursday, October 10, 2019 5:57:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "After inventory checks by government agencies, we deployed a multi-beam system that is able to look at the sea bed in three dimensions (3D)," External link

thestarkenya Thursday, October 10, 2019 5:57:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "The equipment imagery is high.so we could tell it was a car. It sees the length, width and thickness," External link

thestarkenya Thursday, October 10, 2019 5:57:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We are retrieving the vehicle, we would not want to risk the lives of the divers involved in this operation,” External link

theCitizen Thursday, October 10, 2019 5:56:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Though we have not stopped the operation of the ferries, if need be we might suspend them since we have reached critical stage of operation which is estimated to take at least three hours to retrieve the car,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, October 10, 2019 3:02:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We are retrieving the vehicle, we would not want to risk the lives of the divers involved in this operation,” External link

businessdailyafrica Thursday, October 10, 2019 1:46:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We are retrieving the vehicle, we would not want to risk the lives of the divers involved in this operation,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, October 10, 2019 1:23:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We are retrieving the vehicle, we would not want to risk the lives of the divers involved in this operation,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, October 10, 2019 1:23:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “What is remaining is retrieval of the vehicle,” External link

theCitizen Thursday, October 10, 2019 12:19:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna told : "We had announced yesterday that we will start the process of retrieving the car at 9am but as of now we haven't we don't want to interfere with normal operations at the channel. You can see many commuters are crossing the ferry," External link

standardmedia Thursday, October 10, 2019 11:16:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We have not started the process of retrieving the car, we had expected by 9am we could have resumed but due to the strong currents and heavy traffic we are yet to start," External link

tuko Thursday, October 10, 2019 10:57:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "At around 3am, we had announced that we have seen an object that resembles a car. For several hours, we have been scanning the area and we have finally established that it is a vehicle. We have found the number is KCB 289C," External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, October 9, 2019 10:13:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We have confirmed through the underwater cameras that this is the same vehicle. However, we've not been able to ascertain if the bodies are still in the vehicle or not," External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, October 9, 2019 10:13:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We have high hopes that the bodies will be found inside that vehicle. The operation to retrieve the vehicle will start at 9am on Thursday. Now, we cannot get into the ocean becuase it is already dark," External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, October 9, 2019 10:13:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “The car-removal exercise will begin at 9am. We are hopeful that by 2pm or 3pm we will be speaking a different language,” External link

kenya-today Wednesday, October 9, 2019 9:23:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We can confirm to all Kenyans that the car inside the ocean is the one that plunged, but we cannot confirm if the bodies are inside we will only do that tomorrow after retrieving it," External link

standardmedia Wednesday, October 9, 2019 9:13:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “What is remaining is retrieval of the vehicle,” External link

EastAfrican Wednesday, October 9, 2019 6:29:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “There are some people who claimed they could retrieve the bodies from the sea in two hours’ time, but they failed spectacularly, and took off. You know them,” External link

kenyan-post Wednesday, October 9, 2019 6:25:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We are yet to agree on what should be done about the dredging. The relevant authority are currently in talks, " External link

tuko Monday, October 7, 2019 2:52:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna alisema : "Bado hatujakubaliana kuhusu uchimbaji. Mamlaka husika bado inafanya mazungumzo kwa sasa," External link

tuko Monday, October 7, 2019 11:08:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We are yet to agree on what should be done about the dredging. The relevant authority are currently in talks, " External link

tuko Monday, October 7, 2019 9:45:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Today, we have marked two of the locations where we will concentrate our efforts. However, the areas are so deep and divers can’t stay at that depth for more than six minutes,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, October 7, 2019 9:22:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna alisema : "Tayari kunao wapiga mbizi baharini ambao wanapiga darubini maeneo ambayo tunahisi huenda miili hiyo ikawa. Ndio, tutashirikiana na mpiga mbizi huyo wa binafsi (Volkar Bassen) na tunamkaribisha. Atachapa kazi akitumia vifaa maalum akiongozwa na Jeshi la wana maji," External link

tuko Saturday, October 5, 2019 9:22:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We will use the robot to continue to do more search and collect more data,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, October 4, 2019 10:35:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “So, let’s be hopeful that tomorrow will be a better day than today,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, October 4, 2019 10:35:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “This place is very dark, it needs a lot of time,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, October 4, 2019 9:23:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said ( about Kenya Navy ) : “We've seen reports that on that ill-fated day, the vehicle floated for more than 20 minutes. However, it only floated for one minute and the Navy responded on time, but the vehicle had already sunk deep,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, October 4, 2019 9:23:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “This place is very dark, it needs a lot of time for our divers to search through,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, October 3, 2019 2:36:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “The divers are not relying on their vision, they are relying on touch and based on that touch they can be able to interpret if what they are touching is a vehicle. The robots direct them where to touch and go,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:46:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “The divers are not relying on their vision, they are relying on touch and based on that touch they can be able to interpret if what they are touching is a vehicle. The robots direct them where to touch and go,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 4:30:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “The robots will help us in determining 100% the exact location of the car so we can retrieve the bodies of the mother and child who died in the incident,” External link

kenyan-post Wednesday, October 2, 2019 2:23:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna explained : “It is not as easy as we would wish to think from a layman's point of view; strong waves and the pitch dark ocean bed hampered efforts to hasten the recovery exercise,” External link

kenyan-post Wednesday, October 2, 2019 2:23:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "First we have to locate the exact position of the vehicle and be a hundred per cent sure that, that is where the car is. Afterwards, we will bring equipment retrieve the car," External link

standardmedia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 1:13:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “The BBI has got a secretariat headed by a team,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, October 2, 2019 9:50:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “59 students have been taken to hospital for treatment and we can also confirm that there have been seven fatalities. This is a private school but the government is going to ensure the injured pupils receive medical treatment,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, September 24, 2019 8:42:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “There have been 57 students that have been taken to hospital for treatment, and we can also confirm that there have been seven fatalities,” External link

zbc Monday, September 23, 2019 8:19:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “There have been 57 students that have been taken to hospital for treatment, and we can also confirm that there have been seven fatalities,” External link

zbc Monday, September 23, 2019 3:19:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "Fifty-nine students have been taken to hospital for treatment and we can also confirm that there have been seven fatalities. This is a private school but the government is going to ensure the injured pupils receive medical treatment," External link

xinhuanet_en Monday, September 23, 2019 2:31:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "This is a private school. For those who have been taken to hospital, the government is going to ensure that they get medical treatment," External link

thestarkenya Monday, September 23, 2019 1:38:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “There have been 57 students that have been taken to hospital for treatment, and we can also confirm that there have been seven fatalities,” External link

ahram-EN Monday, September 23, 2019 1:33:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “59 students have been taken to hospital for treatment and we can also confirm that there have been seven fatalities. This is a private school but the government is going to ensure the injured pupils receive medical treatment,” External link

standardmedia Monday, September 23, 2019 1:18:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We have lost seven children in this tragedy,” External link

capitalfm Monday, September 23, 2019 12:53:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "There have been seven fatalities. For those who have been taken to the hospitals the government is going to ensure that they get medical treatment until they recover," External link

tuko Monday, September 23, 2019 11:39:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "There have been 57 students that have been taken to hospital for treatment, and we can also confirm that there have been seven fatalities," External link

wsau Monday, September 23, 2019 11:20:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "There have been 57 students that have been taken to hospital for treatment, and we can also confirm that there have been seven fatalities," External link

yenisafak-en Monday, September 23, 2019 11:13:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "There have been 57 students that have been taken to hospital for treatment, and we can also confirm that there have been seven fatalities," External link

reuters-en Monday, September 23, 2019 10:34:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Eight out of the 23 counties are severely affected by drought and require urgent enhanced relief food assistance. They include Garissa, Mandera, Wajir, Marsabit, Tharaka-Nithi, Isiolo, Embu and Kitui,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, September 21, 2019 6:46:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Eviction of people from Mau catchment areas has to go on to save this country, but this will happen in a humane manner. The right word is actually relocation of families and not eviction,” External link

thestarkenya Saturday, September 7, 2019 8:59:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna insisted : “The process of saving Mau has to go on and that is the position of the government. It is legal and it will continue. That is the position of the government,” External link

thestarkenya Saturday, September 7, 2019 8:59:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna explained : “In the month of August, Sh.700 million was released for the purchase and distribution of food to the affected households across the affected counties,” External link

reliefWeb Friday, September 6, 2019 4:09:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said ( about Services Board ) : “The National Government, in collaboration with the County governments in the affected areas, are collectively distributing water by trucks. Other mitigating measures include repairing broken boreholes and replenishing water pans. Agencies involved in the distribution of water are the County Governments, National Drought Management Authority, Northern Water Services Board, and non-governmental organizations,” External link

reliefWeb Friday, September 6, 2019 4:09:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna explained : “The Government has so far managed to pay 15,000 households Sh.299 million to insulate the animals from the severe effects of the current drought. The money paid is to be used to buy animal feed, fetch water for the animals and to undertake any other activity that will ensure the animals are not lost to drought,” External link

reliefWeb Friday, September 6, 2019 4:09:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “The experience from these programmes such as Inua Jamii and Chakula Kwa Jamii Cash Transfer Program of 2017 revealed some advantages which include being cheaper in the long run, allows the beneficiaries to retain dignity and respect, accords the beneficiary opportunity to make choices for better nutrition and it also has minimum wastage,” External link

reliefWeb Friday, September 6, 2019 4:09:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna affirmed : “The process of saving Mau has to go on and that is the position of the government. It will go on in a humane way and taking into consideration that there must be dignity in doing the eviction or relocation. It is legal and it will continue. That is government position,” External link

capitalfm Friday, September 6, 2019 7:44:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Eviction in Mau has to continue. Perhaps eviction is not the right word. Relocation is the right word because eviction has a negative connotation. But it is relocation in order to save this country,” External link

standardmedia Friday, September 6, 2019 12:52:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Mau is the most important of the five critical water towers that feeds our major rivers that help in achieving food security, yet it is greatly endangered. People must leave,” External link

tuko Thursday, September 5, 2019 8:38:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna affirmed : “The process of saving Mau has to go on and that is the position of the government. It will go on in a humane way and taking into consideration that there must be dignity in doing the eviction or relocation. It is legal and it will continue. That is government position,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, September 5, 2019 6:14:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna added : “It will uphold the dignity of the people, that's the position of Government,” External link

kenyan-post Thursday, September 5, 2019 5:13:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “The right word in actually relocation of families and not eviction,” External link

kenyan-post Thursday, September 5, 2019 5:13:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “It will uphold the dignity of the people, that's the position of Government,” External link

kenyan-post Thursday, September 5, 2019 5:13:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Eviction of people from the Mau catchment area has to go on to save this country, but this will happen in a humane manner. The right word in actually relocation of families and not eviction,” “It will uphold the dignity of the people, that's the position of government,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, September 5, 2019 2:49:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Regrettably, some of our personnel are not treated well, yet they are our sons and daughters doing a national service and earning an honest living. Please treat them with dignity,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, August 28, 2019 8:36:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "They fall in the same category with those who were travelling and those who spent in hotels on the said night," External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, August 28, 2019 7:19:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna stated : "during the time of analysis, personal identity shall be removed from the data so as to achieve anonymity" External link

aljazeera-en Tuesday, August 27, 2019 7:08:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna stated : "during the time of analysis, personal identity shall be removed from the data so as to achieve anonymity" External link

aljazeera-en Monday, August 26, 2019 10:18:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “When asked for the ID and passport (number), please provide it. It is not meant to monitor your activities. It is meant to ensure those with IDs or passport are Kenyans. For those without, arrangements are made for them to be provided,” External link

standardmedia Monday, August 26, 2019 2:34:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "Elaborate security arrangements have been put in place to ensure the exercise is executed smoothly," External link

thestarkenya Sunday, August 25, 2019 9:08:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “In order to give many households an opportunity to be enumerated, I wish to state that the process will today (Sunday) be conducted throughout the night till 6am in the entire country,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, August 25, 2019 8:43:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "The exercise should not be politicised. Those who are calling upon their people to go back to their homes because they feel that its where they belong should not do that," External link

thestarkenya Sunday, August 25, 2019 2:38:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna added : "Your support and cooperation in general has contributed to the success this far," External link

thestarkenya Sunday, August 25, 2019 2:38:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna added : "Cooperate with them. Do not look at them as strangers. They are people who have been accredited to carry out this exercise," External link

thestarkenya Sunday, August 25, 2019 2:38:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna added : “The intensive counting was to take place only for the 2 days Saturday and Sunday and there from tomorrow, the enumerators are expected to do the exercise between 6pm to 10 pm and not from 6pm to 6am,” External link

capitalfm Sunday, August 25, 2019 2:09:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "Information for all those in hotels, travellers and street families will be captured using a short questionnaire and this strictly be done on the August 24 only," External link

standardmedia Saturday, August 24, 2019 3:30:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna stated : "It is not a must for you to travel from one region to the other. You will be included in the exercise regardless of where you are as long as you are within the country's borders. Even in those rural areas, there are some people who will be counted but they are not natives of those places," External link

tuko Sunday, August 18, 2019 4:44:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "The census will be conducted using digital devices to achieve more accuracy and enhance security of data. We have already procured the devices from local assemblers and have trained enumerators who will conduct the exercise," External link

coastweek Thursday, August 15, 2019 10:06:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We have acquired 164,700 devices and recruited 163,307 census officers to ensure the exercise is carried out successfully," External link

coastweek Thursday, August 15, 2019 10:06:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "The census will help the government obtain accurate data on population distribution and their living conditions," "The information collected will help reveal citizens needs like housing, education, infrastructure and health," External link

coastweek Thursday, August 15, 2019 10:06:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "The census will be conducted using digital devices to achieve more accuracy and enhance security of data. We have already procured the devices from local assemblers and have trained enumerators who will conduct the exercise," External link

xinhuanet_en Friday, August 9, 2019 4:11:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We have acquired 164,700 devices and recruited 163,307 census officers to ensure the exercise is carried out successfully," External link

xinhuanet_en Friday, August 9, 2019 4:11:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "The census will help the government obtain accurate data on population distribution and their living conditions," "The information collected will help reveal citizens needs like housing, education, infrastructure and health," External link

xinhuanet_en Friday, August 9, 2019 4:11:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna stated : “Kenyans can therefore travel on their current old blue passports until March 31, 2020. Kenyans are urged to take advantage of the extension and not wait until the last minutes to apply,” External link

dailytimes-NG Friday, July 26, 2019 5:40:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “The report is based on instruction by the President to the CS to put together a task force mandated to look at block chain and AI and to see how the country can be able to move in the direction which the rest of the world is moving,” External link

nation-ke Friday, July 26, 2019 12:57:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna stated : "Kenyans can therefore travel on their current old blue passports until March 31, 2020. Kenyans are urged to take advantage of the extension and not wait until the last minutes to apply," External link

tuko Thursday, July 25, 2019 8:40:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "Before something is done by the Government, we have to engage in a discussion. The decision on whether to import maize or not has not been made and all the discussions going on is healthy. We believe when a decision is made all will be good," External link

standardmedia Friday, July 19, 2019 12:41:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Those who did not register because they lacked birth certificates or other documents will be allowed to register this time round,” External link

kenya-today Thursday, July 18, 2019 5:18:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We wish to state that this is not the position of the Government of the Republic of Kenya, and we denounce the comments carried in the video in the strongest terms possible," "Such comments are unfortunate and have no place in today’s globalized environment. Kenyans are peace-loving people who have over the years coexisted with others of different nationalities," External link

coastweek Tuesday, July 2, 2019 10:31:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said ( about Kenya Police ) : “We wish to state that this is not the position of the Government of the Republic of Kenya, and we denounce the comments carried in the video in the strongest terms possible,” External link

standardmedia Friday, June 28, 2019 4:26:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said ( about Kenya Power ) : "We wish to state that this is not the position of the Government of the republic of Kenya, and we denounce the comments carried in the video in the strongest terms possible. Such comments are unfortunate and have no place in today's globalised environment," External link

tuko Thursday, June 27, 2019 9:00:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We wish to state that this is not the position of the Government of the Republic of Kenya, and we denounce the comments carried in the video in the strongest terms possible,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, June 27, 2019 5:04:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We wish to state that this is not the position of the Government of the Republic of Kenya, and we denounce the comments carried in the video in the strongest terms possible," External link

kenyastar Thursday, June 27, 2019 4:56:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We wish to state that this is not the position of the Government of the Republic of Kenya, and we denounce the comments carried in the video in the strongest terms possible," External link

businessdailyafrica Thursday, June 27, 2019 11:34:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “We wish to state that this is not the position of the Government of the Republic of Kenya, and we denounce the comments carried in the video in the strongest terms possible,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, June 27, 2019 12:37:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We wish to state that this is not the position of the Government of the Republic of Kenya, and we denounce the comments carried in the video in the strongest terms possible," "Such comments are unfortunate and have no place in today's globalized environment. Kenyans are peace-loving people who have over the years coexisted with others of different nationalities," External link

xinhuanet_en Wednesday, June 26, 2019 6:18:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Such comments are unfortunate and have no place in today’s ‘global environment,” External link

kenyan-post Wednesday, June 26, 2019 2:11:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We wish to state that this is not the position of the Government of the republic of Kenya, and we denounce the comments carried in the video in the strongest terms possible. Such comments are unfortunate and have no place in today's globalised environment," External link

tuko Wednesday, June 26, 2019 1:32:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "There are other countries which are industrialized but depend on coal produced from other countries," External link

coastweek Friday, June 21, 2019 2:40:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna added : "We would like to see peace sustained in Sudan and that there are no displacements of populations," External link

kenyastar Friday, June 21, 2019 5:24:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "We want to be in the league of developed countries. The only way to industrialize is to use coal. There are other countries which are industrialized but depend on coal produced from other countries," External link

kenyastar Friday, June 21, 2019 5:24:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “These messages are fake. Any communication regarding Huduma registration will be made from this office and nowhere else,” External link

thestarkenya Thursday, June 20, 2019 1:56:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna told : "Dialogue is the best way to solve a dispute involving two countries. And this is the route that we are pursuing now," External link

garoweonline Tuesday, June 18, 2019 3:52:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : "Government databases and ICT systems, including IFMIS and other critical infrastructure are managed within secure government private network that has requisite security, and remain safe," External link

allafrica Wednesday, June 5, 2019 9:28:00 AM EAT

Cyrus Oguna explained : "It is for those who gave out actual mobile phone numbers. If you gave a wrong number, of course, it will be sent to that number," "Everything will be computerised, it will not be done the manual way. The same way you get advice messages from Safaricom. They are computer generated and becomes easier to reach many people that way," External link

kenyan-post Saturday, May 25, 2019 4:22:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Kenyans should avoid congestion in the last two days as witnessed before the extension” External link

kenyastar Wednesday, May 22, 2019 6:26:00 PM EAT

Cyrus Oguna said : “Kenyans should avoid congestion in the last two days as witnessed before the extension” External link

capitalfm Sunday, May 19, 2019 5:47:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
kenyan military spokesman colonel19.11%EN01/10/201410/01/2014
spokesperson1.33%EN11/19/201319/11/2013
colonel18.67%EN11/03/201303/11/2013
colonel18.67%FR11/03/201303/11/2013
spokesman colonel1.33%EN11/02/201302/11/2013
spokesman9.78%EN11/01/201301/11/2013
col5.33%EN09/24/201324/09/2013
porta-voz do exército2.67%PT09/24/201324/09/2013
officer colonel1.33%EN09/24/201324/09/2013
kenyan military spokesman10.67%EN09/23/201323/09/2013
military spokesman5.33%EN09/23/201323/09/2013
military spokesman colonel3.56%EN09/23/201323/09/2013
kenyan military spokesperson colonel1.33%EN09/23/201323/09/2013
coronel0.44%PT01/07/201207/01/2012
kenyan colonel0.44%EN11/24/201124/11/2011
Names Lang Count
Cyrus OgunaEN25.38%
Cyrus OgunaFR25.16%
Cyrus OgunaPT24.73%
Cyrus OgunaHR24.73%


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