Hola Township Taps To Run Dry Over Electricity Bill

About 10,000 residents of Hola Town and its outskirts have been experiencing severe water shortages for the past one week following electricity disconnection at Hola Water Supply station. Managing Director…

Wild Animals Kill Livestock In Imenti South

Residents of Mweru village in Imenti South Sub-county of Meru County are calling on the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) to take immediate action against an unknown wild animal that has…

IGAD Strives for a better Coordination of Sustainable Fisheries Initiatives

August 18, 2022 (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia) The representatives of 7 IGAD Member States met from 16 to 18 August 2022 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, for the 2nd Meeting of the…

Practice makes perfect: simulated trials in East Africa aim to help prosecute pirates

Kenya, 18 August 2022 – Pirates commandeering a ship – it might seem like a remote, historical problem, seen mostly in movies and children’s adventure books. But modern maritime piracy…

It’s Normal Business In Nakuru After Polls

Businesses are slowly resuming operations in Nakuru town after months of gruelling campaigns that culminated in the announcement of Deputy President Dr. William Ruto as the President-elect. Residents of the…

Ntutu Extends Olive Branch To His Competitor

Narok County governor-elect Patrick Ntutu has extended an olive branch to his competitor to work with him to uplift the living standards of the residents. Speaking during a thanksgiving ceremony…

FAO Donates 10,000 Chicks To Boost Poultry Farming

Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Kenya in collaboration with the County Government of Kisumu has initiated programs that aim at promoting poultry keeping among smallholder farmers in the region. The…

IGAD – DRDIP Represents a Paradigm Shift in the Design and implementation of the Response to Refugees.

August 12, 2022 (Adama, Ethiopia): The Inter-governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) conducted Knowledge Exchange and Learning Workshop to Enhance the Development Response to Displacement Impacts Project (DRDIP) Phase Two Implementation…

JKUAT Partners with World Resource Institute on Cleaner Air Project

The Institute of Energy and Environmental Technology (IEET) has partnered with the World Resource Institute (WRI) in a three-year clean air flagship project for Nairobi City. The project dubbed: “Clean…

What William Ruto’s presidency would mean for Kenya’s economy

Kathleen Klaus: President-elect William Ruto faces significant economic challenges. These include high inflation (projected to average 7.1% in 2022), expanding public debt and high youth unemployment. While Ruto has promised…

JKUAT Partners with World Resource Institute on Cleaner Air Project

The Institute of Energy and Environmental Technology (IEET) has partnered with the World Resource Institute (WRI) in a three-year clean air flagship project for Nairobi City. The project dubbed: “Clean…

William Ruto: how Kenya’s new president took on powerful political dynasties

William Samoei Ruto, 55, has been declared the winner of Kenya’s presidential election. He is the leader of the United Democratic Alliance party under the Kenya Kwanza (Kenya First) coalition.…

It’s Business As Usual

It was business as usual in Siaya town after the anxiety that covered the town as the nation awaited announcement of the presidential results. The atmosphere in the town has…

Somalia Receives Food Aid as ‘Catastrophic’ Drought Worsens

MOGADISHU — The Somali government received 40 containers of food aid from the United Arab Emirates Saturday, amid concern over famine in the Horn of African country. The drought has…