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Kenya exported only one container of frozen avocados to China in 2020 and only one out of 100 exporters met the export requirements Kenya’s export market of frozen avocados to China is yet to pick after exporting just one container in 2020, the horticulture directorate, Benjamin Tito said. According to Horticulture Crops Directorate, most exporters […]Continue Reading
Food for fees initiative; Government has already paid Sh5.76 million for 480 students in 12 local boarding secondary schools In Marsabit County, the National Government has helped 480 disadvantaged secondary school pupils who are unable to pay their school fees. The government has paid Sh5.76 million to pupils in 12 local boarding secondary schools across […]Continue Reading
Three additional miners have been rescued today alive from the collapsed Abimbo Goldmine, with one still trapped. Three more miners trapped in a collapsed goldmine in Bondo’s Abimbo area, Siaya County, were rescued alive at 2.30 am on Wednesday as search and rescue efforts entered the seventh day since the tragedy was reported. The three […]Continue Reading
Cooking gas prices could drop by more than 30 percent as Kenya Pipeline Company eyes to handle Liquefied Petroleum Gas with investment in bulk storage and supply. KPLC is aiming to take over operations at the new Kipevu Oil Terminal and the acquisition of the Kenya Petroleum Refineries Limited (KPRL) Changamwe facility. The country’s leading […]Continue Reading
Kenya has been ranked among the top 10 countries worldwide that implemented tobacco control measures in 2021. The Global Tobacco Industry Interference Index 2021 released in November analyzed 80 countries and shows that Brunei, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, France, and Uganda ranked best overall. The index by STOP; the global tobacco industry watchdog shows […]Continue Reading