Marakwet West women urged to utilize Enterprise Funds

The Maendeleo Ya Wanawake Chairperson for Marakwet West Veronica Suter has called on women to join groups and apply for the Women Enterprise Funds, emphasizing the importance of utilizing these government-provided financial opportunities. Ms. Suter lamented that the uptake of these funds in both Marakwet East and West sub-counties has been disappointingly low. “Women in our community […]

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Youth creates niche in beauty industry after failing to secure employment

As the unemployment rate among young people continues to soar in Kenya, a graduate youth in Kisumu County is monetizing his skills to make a living. Brian Okech, aged 24, is determined to make ends meet as a beautician despite failing to secure formal employment after graduating from college in 2022 as were his dreams. […]

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Nakuru Traders to get modern cold storage facility

Over 500 traders at the Free-Area Fresh Food Market in Nakuru have a reason to smile after the County government contracted a contractor to build a cold storage facility to spur trading and improve incomes. County Executive Committee Member (CECM) for Trade, Tourism, and Cooperatives Mr Stephen Muiruri said post-harvest losses will be a thing […]

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IRA revokes Closure of Direct Line Assurance Company

The Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA) has revoked the closure of the Directline Assurance Company Limited in Nairobi by the Chairman of the Dr. Samuel K. Macharia through Royal Credit Limited. IRA Commissioner of Insurance and Chief Executive Officer Godfrey Kiptum said the Authority has taken note of communication released by Dr. Samuel K. Macharia through […]

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