Road construction to continue as scheduled

Elgeyo Marakwet County Development Implementation Coordination Committee (CDICC) will seek approval of the Environment and forestry Principal Secretary before uprooting trees in the forest to give way for the construction of stalled Kokwogoi- Chebororwa road. The Sh 1.3 billion road which will connect Tenden to Chebororwa in Marakwet West Sub County had stalled because the […]

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Use census data for development, counties told

The  Devolution Cabinet Secretary (CS), Eugene  Wamalwa is urging the 47 county governments to use the just-released 2019 census data for development in spite of the “noise that the results were doctored”. Wamalwa said census played an important process in the pursuit of sustainable development noting that ‘accurate and timely census and statistics play a […]

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Invest in technologies that convert waste into energy and fuel, CS Macharia challenges counties

County  governments have been challenged to invest in technologies that convert solid waste into energy and fuel. The  Transport, Infrastructure, Housing and Urban Development Cabinet Secretary (CS), James Macharia said that generation of power from waste has the potential to reduce environmental degradation and increase employment opportunities. Speaking  at the Nakuru Njoro Sewerage Treatment works […]

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Kenya to host the first UN-Habitat Assembly meeting 

Kenya  will  host the first ever United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) Assembly in the country which  will take place in the next 10 days at the United Nations Complex in Gigiri. The  United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) is the UN agency for human settlements and sustainable urban development. The  UN-Habitat  Assembly replaces the […]

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