Kenya: 5M farmers registered for subsidized fertilizer, Pres Ruto says

A total of 5 million farmers have been registered countrywide for the subsidized fertilizer as the Government ramps up efforts to boost food production.Speaking in Embu Thursday, President William Ruto said his administration will continue subsidizing …

Kenya: Cholera cases in Siaya rise to 120; 4 deaths

The number of Cholera cases reported in Siaya County has risen to 120.Siaya Governor James Orengo has called upon residents to support efforts to contain the disease by observing hygiene.Speaking during the flagging off of modern ambulances at the coun…

EPZs To Create Employment For Youth, Governor Chelilim

The Uasin Gishu County Administration has put proper mechanisms in place to create employment opportunities for the majority of the unemployed youth in the county.In his speech during the 60th Madaraka Day Celebrations in Eldoret, the area Governor Jo…

Residents Urged To Support Affordable Housing Programme

Residents of Kisii County have been asked to back the government’s Affordable Housing Programme, which seeks to address the existing housing gaps by increasing the number of homeowners and transitioning more Kenyans from rent-paying to homeownership.S…

Chiefs Ordered To Crack Down On Unlicensed Avocado Buying Centres

Murang’a County Commissioner Patrick Mukuria has ordered chiefs from avocado growing zones to crackdown on unlicensed avocado buying centres.The commissioner, speaking during Madaraka Day celebrations held at Kahuro grounds, observed that the centres …

Operation To Smoke Out Criminal Gangs In Kisumu Launched

Security agencies in Kisumu city have rolled out an operation to curb runaway insecurity in the area.Acting County Commissioner (CC) Hussein Alassow Hussein said the joint operation involving police officers and members of the Nyumba Kumi initiative w…

Siaya County Security Team Decries Rising Number Of Murder Incidents

The Siaya County Security Committee has decried the rising number of murder cases in the area, with the local county commissioner, Jim Njoka, urging the residents to embrace alternative dispute resolution mechanisms to sort out differences.Addressing …

Plan Minister Calls on Stakeholders to Reinforce Agricultural Successes for Ethiopia’s Prosperity

Plan and Development Minister Fitsum Asefa stressed the need for bringing everyone’s effort on board to sustain the ongoing effective development activities of the agriculture sector and ensure the growth and prosperity of Ethiopia.Recall Ethiopia has …

Ethiopia Receives Over 110,000 Refugees from Sudan, Somalia this Yr Alone: RRS

Refugees and Returnees Service (RRS) disclosed that Ethiopia has received more than 110,000 refugees this year alone from neighboring Sudan and Somalia.The service added that the construction of new refugee shelters has been started in Matema, Amhara r…

Republic of Korea Will Continue To Strengthen Its Development Cooperation With Ethiopia: Ambassador Seokhee

Republic of Korea will continue to strengthen development cooperation with Ethiopia, Ambassador Kang Seokhee told ENA.According to him, Republic of Korea’s diplomatic relations with Ethiopia is growing.The cooperation between the countries has in parti…