Kenyan entrepreneur invents system to avoid human-wildlife conflicts

Kenyan inventor Richard Turere, who developed a device to ward off lions and other predators from livestock using light sequences, has been named as one of three finalists for the European Patent Office’s (EPO) Young Inventors Prize.The invention, know…

Kenya: Attack on Isebania police station leaves five protesters dead

A protest against insecurity in Kenya’s Kuria West, Migori County turned deadly after five people were shot dead by police.Mourners carrying the body of a businessman killed by robbers a week ago stormed Isebania Police Station, Migori County where the…

Kenya’s self-starvation cult: More graves in Shakahola as death toll rises to 241

The death toll from the Shakahola self-starvation cult massacre had risen to 241, said Interior Cabinet Secretary Kithure Kindiki.While giving an update on the exhumation progress in Shakahola forest, he said the numbers went up following the discovery…

Kenya set to secure Ksh 74.5B loan from IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has reached an agreement with the Kenya government for a loan amounting to Ksh 74.57 billion.The credit assistance is expected to help President William Ruto’s administration build economic resilience amid debt pre…

Resource Centre Offers Hope To People With Special Needs

A Naivasha-based Disability Resource Centre (DRIC) has given hope to tens of thousands of people living with various forms of disability for over a decade now.The center located within the vicinity of Naivasha General Hospital, seeks to address the bar…

KNCCI Advises Mombasa Youths To Acquire Technical Skills

The Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KNCCI) has advised Mombasa youths to acquire technical skills in readiness for the Dongo Kundu Special Economic Zone and the Miritini Industrial Park.Mustafa Ramadhan, outgoing Chairman of the KNCCI …

Civil Servants Asked To Back Government Agenda

Makueni County Commissioner (CC), Mr. William Kaburu Kaimba, has called upon civil servants in the area to support government policies aimed at bettering living standards of Kenyans.Consequently, Kaimba said it was imperative for civil servants to supp…

Kitale Bus Park Set For Enhanced Security

Modern Kitale Bus Park is on the brink of receiving a major security transformation, with the Trans Nzoia administration preparing to install an all-encompassing security system, complete with closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras.The move follows a…

Chinese Vice President Meets Ethiopian Deputy PM, Minister of Foreign Affairs

A Chinese Vice President Han Zheng met with Ethiopian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Demeke Mekonnen in Beijing on Friday.Noting that China and Ethiopia are comprehensive strategic partners of cooperation, Han expressed appreciat…

Ethio-China Strategic Cooperation Yielded Tangible Results: Chinese Vice President

Vice President of China, Han Zheng stated that the Ethio-China comprehensive and strategic cooperation partnership has yielded tangible results.He made the statement today during a meeting with Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, Demeke Mekonne…