No grazing at mount Kipsigis in Londiani in Kericho, PS Maina

The  Government has outlawed grazing of livestock on Mount Kipsigis sacred hill in Londiani ward of Kericho County. The  Environment Principal Secretary (PS), Betty Maina  who last Friday led officials in planting over 10,000 tree seedlings on the hill ( Tulwop Kipsigis) said grazing of cows and other domestic animals in government forest has been […]

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The Government to launch the second phase of Mau restoration exercise

There  will be no turning back on the second phase of evictions, aimed at removing Maasai Mau Forest of over 10,000 illegal settlers, the Government has declared. The  Rift  Valley Regional Commissioner (RC), George  Natembeya  said a multi sectoral team had already received a nod from Ministry of Environment and Forestry to erect an electric […]

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Wamalwa and Tobiko deny division in the Cabinet

Two  Cabinet  Secretaries  have denied claims that the current Cabinet  was plagued by a sharp division that was hindering its functionality. The  Cabinet  Secretaries, Eugene  Wamalwa (Devolution and Planning) and Keriako Tobiko (Environment and Natural Resources) said on the contrary, the Cabinet was more united than before and was helping President Uhuru Kenyatta to achieve […]

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Kenyans asked to shun politics and embrace environmental conservation

The  Environment and Forestry Cabinet Secretary (CS), Keriako Tobiko has told Kenyans to divorce politics from environmental conservation matters for prosperity of the country. Tobiko  who was speaking at Bondo Teachers Training College during this year’s celebration of International day of Forests termed the current trend by a section of politicians to politicize conservation efforts […]

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