The Juja sub-county security agencies, business women as well as Boda bodas operating around the JKUAT main campus in Juja have received a boost in their quest to ward off Coronavirus, following donations of branded sanitizers, facemasks and reflective jackets made by Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Thursday, August 6, 2020. Speaking before receiving the donations at Juja Sub-county Police Station, Deputy County Commissioner, Mr. Charles Murithi, underscored the significance of JKUAT in…"JKUAT Donates Sanitizers, Masks and Jackets to Juja Community"
His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta has today issued an Executive Order establishing a framework for the management, coordination and integration of public port, railway and pipeline services under the Kenya Transport and Logistics Network (KTLN). The network brings together Kenya Ports Authority (KPA), Kenya Railways Corporation (KRC) and Kenya Pipeline Company Limited (KPC) under the coordination of the Industrial and Commercial Development Corporation (ICDC). KTLN will leverage on the efficiencies and synergies of the four…"Spokesperson’s Office State House, Nairobi Friday, 7th August 2020: Executive Order Establishing The Kenya Transport And Logistics Network (KTLN)"
The current 425 beds for Covid -19 patients in Kiambu County are not adequate compared to data given by the Kenya National bureau of Statistics in the 2019 Census. According to census, it stated that the population stood at 47.6 million people compared to 38.6 million in 2010 and Kiambu County was recorded to be populated with at least 2.4 million people. The governor of Kiambu Dr.James Nyoro is categorical that more effort needs to…"Current 425 Beds For Covid-19 Patients, Drop In The Ocean"
Nurses at the Kajiado County Referral Hospital on Thursday lit candles and observed a moment of silence in honour of their colleagues who have lost their lives to Covid-19 in the line of duty. This comes a few days after the 32-year-old nurse Marian Awuor Adumbo who worked at Rachuonyo Sub-County Hospital succumbed to the virus leaving behind a newborn. She was the third nurse to die in five months raising the number of health…"Kajiado Nurses Eulogize Fallen Colleagues"
The senate leadership has been lauded for forming a sub-committee to unlock the current stalemate surrounding the third generation revenue allocation formula for counties. The MCA for Bartabwa ward in Baringo county Reuben Chepsongol said by taking the initiative, Senate has demonstrated good leadership that would enhance cohesiveness among citizens. Chepsongol who is the county assembly majority chief whip said the Senate should devise a better alternative that ensures that counties get the same revenue…"Baringo MCA Backs Plans To Unlock Stalemate At The Senate"
A Ruiru based firm that manufactures energy-saving cooking stoves has decried the 14 per cent tax on renewable energy, solar and cooking stoves, saying it was hurting business. Peter Scott, the founder and CEO of Burn Manufacturing Ltd says the tax that was imposed through the Finance Bill of 2020-2021 and has since become law, has led to increased production cost which tricked down to the consumer. Speaking to the press at his Ruiru premises…"Jiko Manufacturer Decry VAT Hurt Business"