Concerns raised over low voter turn out

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has raised concern over the alarmingly low rate of voter registration. IEBC Commissioner Irene Masit, lamented that despite Kilifi County having the highest population in the Coast region, the number of potential voters turning out to register was very disappointing. Commissioner Masit, who was addressing journalists in Malindi town, noted that […]

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Kilifi farmers encouraged to embrace profit-making farming

Farmers in Kilifi County have been urged to embrace profit-making farming practices to improve their life standards. Programme Coordinator for Agricultural Sector Development Support Programme Kilifi County, Caroline Farra said farmers should not only farm to get food for subsistence but also aim to get money. “We are training the farmers to have entrepreneurial skills on priority […]

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Businesses Stall as Drought Hits Bamba in Kaloleni

The trading activities in Bamba and Kaloleni areas of Kilifi County have been paralyzed by an acute drought wreaking havoc in the region. Prolonged dry weather conditions has rendered most parts of Kaloleni and Bamba Wards dry with the acute water shortages affecting dairy, beef, poultry and crop farming businesses. The Chairman of Bamba Dairy […]

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Kilifi Establishes Water-For-Work Programme to Solve Water Problems

The scramble for water from the few and almost drying water pans in most parts of Kilifi County has led to a new formula, where those seeking for water have to work before fetching water for their domestic use. As the drought bites in the County which has no reliable water supply system to serve […]

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