Murang’a County plans to decongest local level 5 and 4 hospitals

The County Government of Murang’a is currently constructing new health centres and dispensaries in rural areas, aimed at decongesting the county-level 5 and 4 health facilities. Governor Irungu Kang’ata has said his administration is currently renovating and improving service delivery in a number of health centres to ensure only referral cases are dealt with at […]

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Narok County launches animal feed strategy

Narok County Government has launched the Animal Feeds Strategy 2024-2034, which is meant to improve livestock production and boost the livelihood of the pastoralist community. The County Deputy Governor, Tamalinye Koech, who witnessed the launch of the strategy, called on farmers to form groups so as to benefit from free training, seeds, and other farm […]

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Govt asked to lower prices of construction materials

The government has been called upon to consider lowering the cost of construction materials so as to boost the housing sector in the country. A Murang’a philanthropist, Karanja Mburu Wamatangi, has observed that a section of families are unable to afford materials like cement and iron sheets, among others, after their prices skyrocketed in the […]

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Kiambu develops data collection tool on GBV

The Kiambu Directorate of Gender and Social Service has developed a revised data collection and reporting tool on Sexual Gender Based Violence (SGBV) for the financial year 2024/25. In a meeting yesterday, the directorate, in partnership with the National Council for Population and Development, World Vision-Tumikia Mtoto, and Liverpool VCT, met with the Technical Working […]

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State to build Sh50 million modern market in Tinderet

The State Department for Housing and Urban Development has embarked on the construction of a Sh50 million modern market in Tinderet Sub-County. The project, located in the Maraba area, will accommodate 200 traders while linking them to other markets in the neighbouring Kisumu, Uasin Gishu, and Kericho counties. According to Project Engineer Allan Kimtai, the […]

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