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UN-Habitat(The United Nations Human Settlement Program) will collaborate with Kenya to build 5,360 affordable green housing in Mavoko, Kenya. The UN-Habitat announced in Nairobi that the organization will guarantee that the principles of sustainable housing are incorporated into the real estate project. Jeremiah Ougo, an officer in charge of national projects said. Continue Reading
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
Kenya has launched a mobile cash transfer program through M-PESA to help drought victims. The government of Kenya on Thursday launched an emergency relief cash transfer program through the mobile money transfer platform to cushion and improve the livelihoods of drought victims. The Government partnered with Safaricom to facilitate mobile cash transfer through MPESA.  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