Authorities decry upsurge in GBV, FGM in Kericho

Leaders and Non-governmental Organizations (NGOs), have expressed concern over an increase in Gender Based Violence (GBV) and Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Kericho County. The leaders noted that GBV targeted at women and young girls had increased, with the majority of the cases going unreported to police or concerned authorities and organizations that could assist […]

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Boosting livestock farming in the Kerio Valley

The  Elgeyo Marakwet County has received 100 doses of new genetics to improve livestock breeds, boost milk, and beef production in the arid Kerio Valley. According  to the  Agriculture Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) Linah Kilimo, the genetics sourced from the Kenya Animal and Resource Centre (KAGRC) will go a long way in improving the  livelihoods […]

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Gov’t in Sh.200 M for upgrade of Aquaculture Research Centre

The  government is spending Sh.200 million for the upgrade of the National Aquaculture Research Centre at Sagana in Kirinyaga County. The  Chief Administrative Secretary Fisheries Department (CAS), Jebii  Kilimo said the money was being used to improve the training facilities which include construction of a modern administration block, a kitchen and the hostels. Speaking  on […]

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