High Poverty Rate And Un-Hygienic Environment Frustrating War On Jiggers

As the country celebrates commencement of the New Year, Busia women representative Catherine Omanyo has intensified the fight against jigger infestation in the county.Subsequently, Omanyo launched an anti-jigger campaign in Teso South Sunday, targeting…

Migori County Residents Usher In The New Year

Spectacular fireworks exploded over towns and markets in Migori County in a blaze of light and colour to welcome in the New Year, as the region kicked-off a wave of celebrations to welcome 2023.From Isebania town at the border of Kenya and Tanzania to …

Tampa, Bali bombings, 9/11 and the Kyoto Protocol: today’s cabinet paper release shows what worried Australia in 2002

Every year, the National Archives of Australia releases the cabinet records from 20 years earlier, and this year’s batch is out today.This release, from the cabinet records of 2002, is framed by two events of the previous year.The first took place in A…

EACRF TROOPS AID KIBUMBA LOCALS

East African Community Regional Force troops deployed at Kibumba on the evening of Thursday, 29 December 2022 assisted area locals to move their farm produce to Kibati area following a heavy downpour.Over 70 local farmers who had harvested food at thei…

Private Tea Factories Plead For Subsidized Fertilizer

Private Tea factories in Bomet County are pleading for inclusion in the government subsidized fertilizer programme.Led by the Greenfield tea factory Assistant manager Ambrose Cheruiyot, they decried the high cost of fertilizers and asked the government…

PRESIDENT RUTO: GOVERNMENT TO REVIEW ELECTRICITY TARIFFS

President William Ruto has said the government is working towards lowering electricity tariffs.The government, he observed, will prioritize low-income earners and manufacturers in the tariff review process.“In three months, we will have public consulta…