Nyandarua Banks on Theatres to Eradicate Maternal Deaths

The Nyandarua county government is banking on theatres at sub-county levels to eradicate maternal mortality cases occasioned by lack of vital services. According to County Health Executive, Dr. John Mungai, the move is coupled with an increase in the number of health centers to ensure mothers do not travel more than five kilometers in search […]

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Efforts to improve poultry production

The Kenya  Agricultural and Livestock Research Organization has come up with a superior indigenous chicken breed that will deliver the objective of increasing egg production. Speaking  during a training of agricultural extension officers from Kakamega and Kisumu counties at Busia Agricultural Training Centre on Friday, the  Director of Non-ruminant Research at KALRO, Steven Mwangi Miano  noted […]

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Mt Kenya leaders Reject calls for  BBI referendum

Elected leaders from the Mt Kenya region and it’s diaspora have rejected calls for a referendum to ratify the recommendations of the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI). The leaders said holding a divisive referendum would negate the spirit in which the BBI committee was formed and in which it delivered its report after gathering views from all Kenyans. […]

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Farmers urged to embrace flower farming to improve lives

Floriculture farming in the country which can boost economic production and specifically for the rural farmers has remained untapped despite its huge potential. Wilmar Flowers company operations manager Joseph Kanyi on Friday urged rural farmers to exploit the opportunity and venture into the sector to reduce poverty. Speaking during the national Wilmar flowers open day […]

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Lenku Dismisses Controller of Budget Report on Expenditure

Kajiado Governor Joseph Lenku has dismissed reports by the Controller of Budget Agnes Odhiambo that his government has not adequately utilized funds allocated to it for development during the Final Year 2017/18. The Controller of Budget report covering  the period between July and September 2018 lists Kajiado among 24 counties whose development expenditure fell below the […]

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