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Chelugui: Great strides made in Coffee sector

The Government has made major strides in the coffee sector. Co-operatives Cabinet Secretary Simon Chelugui says the strides will go a long way in reviving the sector. He spoke on March 20, 2024 when he joined Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua, in Murang’a during commissioning of Murang’a Coffee Mills factory. The event was a culmination of Read more…

Dabel Artisinal Mining Sites declared ‘No Go zone’

Following a spate of grave security breaches at the Dabel Artisinal Mining Sites within Golbo Division of Marsabit County, the Government has taken measures to arrest the escalation of violence and other criminal activities in the area. The area has been rife with armed criminals facilitating trade in narcotic drugs, while seven (7) people including Read more…

Boost to security in Marsabit as 140 Police Reservists complete pre-service training

Security in Marsabit county has received major boost following pass out of 140 National Police Reservists(NPRs). National Police Reservists (NPRs) continue to offer critical support to security agencies in tackling banditry, livestock rustling and other organised criminal activities in the Rangelands of Northern Kenya. Their training before armament and deployment gives them the necessary skills Read more…

Boost to MSMEs as SAFER Project is launched

Co-operatives Cabinet Secretary Simon Chelugui on Monday March 11, 2024 presided over the launch of the Supporting Access to Finance and Enterprise Recovery (SAFER) Project. This will go a long way in boosting businesses. Speaking during the launch, the CS termed the project a noble initiative that not only comes at a critical point of Read more…

President Ruto lauds KDF on performance

President William Ruto has commended the Kenya Defence Forces as an institution that excellently discharges its mandate. He said the military has been a model institution that has guaranteed Kenya’s peace and stability. Noting that the strength of a nation is dependent on its institutions, the President said the government is strengthening the Kenya Defence Read more…

Governor Natembeya appointed AFC Leopards Ambassador

Trans Nzoia Governor George Natembeya has been appointed AFC Leopards Club ambassador. The announcement was made by the club’s delation who paid him a courtesy call. The club is preparing to hold Ingwe@60 celebrations. “It was a pleasure meeting AFC’s CEO Albert Wesonga, Secretary General Gilbert Andugu, and Vincent Shimoli. They even surprised me by Read more…

EACC to guide Anti-Corruption reforms in social health insurance management

The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission-EACC will guide Anti-Corruption reforms in social health insurance management. Earlier this week, EACC top leadership led by Chairperson Dr. David Oginde presented to the Ministry of Health a Report detailing the Commission’s findings and recommendations from a recently completed examination into the systems, policies, procedures and practices of the defunct Read more…

Governor Natembeya rolls out 3rd phase of Free Quality Seeds Distribution to curb hunger

Trans Nzoia Governor George Natembeya has rolled out the 3rd Phase of Free Quality Seeds Distribution to improve food production. Over 20,000 small scale farmers in Trans Nzoia will benefit from the program. According to Natembeya, this will go long way in improving food production and strides towards zero hunger in Trans Nzoia County. “We Read more…

More crime scene investigators trained to curb terrorism

24 crime scene investigators drawn from the Bomb Disposal Unit and CSI services have commenced a two-week training on investigating terrorist crime scenes. The training which is sponsored by the US Embassy in Kenya through the Anti-Terrorism Assistance program aims to empower the forensic team with requisite skills necessary for processing terrorist crime scenes using Read more…

Betika Launches Meru Football Challenge

Betika Na Community, the corporate social investment arm of Betika, Kenya’s leading sports betting company, has launched the Meru Football Challenge, a football tournament aimed at fostering youth development through sports. The tournament will take place in Meru County from March 10th to March 31st, 2024, at the Kinoru Stadium. The Meru Football Challenge will Read more…