Date: Thursday, July 31, 2014    Time: 7:21  
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News Release

Cases of malnutrition alarming South Sudan

Over  13, 270  Children in parts of South Sudan are suffering from shocking rates of malnutrition, the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) have revealed. Majority of ...

Governments Urged To Facilitate Women To Embrace Farming Technology

Governments  in  Africa have been challenged to facilitate women to embrace modern technology in farming. AU  Chairperson, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma has said that governments in Africa have no choice but ...

Governance

Fishermen urged to form Saccos

Siaya  County Director of Cooperatives (CDC), Mr. Vitalis Oketch, has urged fishermen in the area to form Savings and Credit  Cooperative Societies (Saccos), to help uplift their economic status. The  CDC ...

Security beefed up as agricultural shows opens in Kisumu

Security  has been enhanced in Kisumu town and its environs as this year’s Kisumu Agricultural society of Kenya (ASK)  kicked off at the  Mamboleo show grounds on Wednesday. Kisumu  East  Sub-County ...

Education

Fishermen urged to form Saccos

Siaya  County Director of Cooperatives (CDC), Mr. Vitalis Oketch, has urged fishermen in the area to form Savings and Credit  Cooperative Societies (Saccos), to help uplift their economic status. The  CDC ...

Security beefed up as agricultural shows opens in Kisumu

Security  has been enhanced in Kisumu town and its environs as this year’s Kisumu Agricultural society of Kenya (ASK)  kicked off at the  Mamboleo show grounds on Wednesday. Kisumu  East  Sub-County ...

Business

New Innovation to Boost Food Security

Click Here to Watch Video http://youtu.be/IzaYYbYzLnY The culture of thrashing maize grains and throwing away the cob might soon come to an end following an innovation to process maize cob ...

Fishermen urged to form Saccos

Siaya  County Director of Cooperatives (CDC), Mr. Vitalis Oketch, has urged fishermen in the area to form Savings and Credit  Cooperative Societies (Saccos), to help uplift their economic status. The  CDC ...

Health & Environment

Fishermen urged to form Saccos

Siaya  County Director of Cooperatives (CDC), Mr. Vitalis Oketch, has urged fishermen in the area to form Savings and Credit  Cooperative Societies (Saccos), to help uplift their economic status. The  CDC ...

Four Women Arraigned in Court over a Sh500, 000 Drug Haul

Four women were arraigned in court for being in possession of 1710 rolls of bhang weighing 82kgs valued at Sh. 500,000 in Kwale County. Pauline Moraa Otieno, Elizabeth Atieno ...

Video

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Sports

Teams cautioned against fielding players without work permits

Football teams in the lower leagues have been cautioned against fielding foreigners without valid work permits. The caution, by Football Kenya federation, (FKF) Nairobi Branch chairperson Michael Ouma comes days before ...

Tacticians decry poor officiating

Nairobi Provincial League coaches have expressed anger over poor officiating standards in the league. The remarks by the tacticians on Wednesday come ahead of the league’s second leg scheduled ...

Gender & Children Issues

Fishermen urged to form Saccos

Siaya  County Director of Cooperatives (CDC), Mr. Vitalis Oketch, has urged fishermen in the area to form Savings and Credit  Cooperative Societies (Saccos), to help uplift their economic status. The  CDC ...

Children set to benefit from sh6 million donor project 

Children in disadvantaged urban communities in Kilifi County are set to benefit from a three year sh6 million European funded project through Plan International and other Implementing partners....

Wildlife & Tourism

Mystery as snakes convert a well into residence

Mystery as snakes convert a well into residence

Residents of Majengo village in Ngolia Location in Taita-Taveta County remain mystified after half a dozen snakes invaded a village well and allegedly led to the disappearance of the water ...

Tourist Board Strategies To Boost Tourism

The Kenya Tourist Board (KTB) has launched strategies aimed improving the image of the country as a tourist destination following the soaring wave of insecurity that has led to drop ...

Peace/Security

Gangsters Kill Villager in Raid

A man was on murdered after a gang of robbers ambushed villagers in Shibuli sub-location of Lurambi Sub County. The deceased had reportedly gone to respond to a distress call from ...

Fishermen urged to form Saccos

Siaya  County Director of Cooperatives (CDC), Mr. Vitalis Oketch, has urged fishermen in the area to form Savings and Credit  Cooperative Societies (Saccos), to help uplift their economic status. The  CDC ...

Opinion

Media  urged  to  bridge  deepening  national  divide

Media urged to bridge deepening national divide

The  National  Steering  Committee on Media Monitoring has called on the media to play a fundamental role in arbitrating between public opinion and the State by bridging the deepening national ...

Christians advised against being lured to devilish lifestyle

The house of God is a holy place which must be respected by all people who profess the Christian faith. These remarks were made on Saturday by evangelist Elkana Mose ...