UN Women roots for peaceful electioneering period

The UN Women has convened a meeting in Uasin Gishu County to foster greater commitment to peaceful elections in Kenya. The meeting brought together key stakeholders from the national, county governments, the media, youth representatives, and civil servants who are all committed to making Kenya a safer and more inclusive place, regardless of gender or […]

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Governor meets religious leaders and elders

Uasin Gishu County Governor met representatives of religious leaders and elders on Thursday to deliberate on ways of ensuring the Gen Zs do not continue with the street protests that have caused unprecedented damage of property and loss lives. The religious leaders led by AIC Bishop Luka Maiyo of the African Inland Church (AIC) expressed heartfelt […]

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Uasin Gishu rejects degazetement of Amboseli National Park

Following the proposed transfer of Amboseli National Park from National Government to Kajiado County Government, a committee carrying out public participation campaign held a public engagement workshop in Eldoret Town on July 3 to collect views from residents. A majority of the workshop attendees recommended the commissioning of the Park to the County Government of Kajiado […]

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Elders, Clergy Condemn Damage by Protesters, Call for Peace

Council of Elders and religious leaders in Uasin Gishu county have condemned the destruction of property and disturbance of peace occasioned by recent protests over the finance bill 2024. In a press briefing in Eldoret town after going across the town to examine the level of damage, the elders and the members of clergy expressed […]

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Uasin Gishu inaugurates committee to combat AMR scourge

The Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS), in collaboration with the Uasin Gishu County Government, has inaugurated a County Antimicrobial Stewardship Inter-agency Committee for a two-year project on Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR), which is being implemented by key stakeholders and partners. The County AMR Stewardship Interagency Committee (CASIC) inception meeting held at the KRCS North Rift headquarters, […]

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