Stakeholders drawn from Murang’a south sub county have agreed to convert a water supply project into a sewerage treatment plant. Consequently, should relevant authorities approve the recommendation by the stakeholders, Saba saba water supply project will be converted into a sewage treatment plant, aimed at improving sanitation in the towns of Maragua and Saba saba. During a public participation held at Kenol town Friday, stakeholders agreed that a sewerage treatment plant was needed considering that…"Stakeholders Support Implementation Of Sewerage Treatment Plant In Maragua"
Kitui County government has relocated its eyesore dumpsite situated at the source of Kalundu River to Kanyonyoo to pave way for an ecological park and accelerate urban conservation. The township dumpsite, situated approximately two kilometres west of the Central Business District, is choking on raw human, industrial and medical waste, which has replaced aquatic life forms and polluted the once clear waters. Similarly, the river’s hydrology has been greatly transformed because of continued dredging and…"Dumpsite Choking Kalundu River Ecosystem Relocated"
All employees of the county government of Siaya will undertake the Covid-19 test amid reports that several senior officials have been forced into self-isolation. A memo from the directorate of communications to all staff of the county government said the department of health and sanitation will release testing schedules. “The department of health and sanitation will intermittently issue testing schedules based on test kit availability to scale up testing among staff in light of potential…"County Government Workers To Undertake Covid-19 Test"
Parents and guardians in Homa Bay County have been urged to closely monitor the movement of their children to curb radicalization and other social vices during their prolonged stay at home. Homa Bay County Commissioner Yatich Kipkemei said agents of violent extremism could take advantage of the prolonged closure of schools and colleges to recruit gullible youth into terrorism gangs. “We must account for the movement of every youth if we are to succeed in…"Parents Urged To Guard Against Radicalization Of Youth"
African Child Trust(ACT) foundation in partnership with Jesus to all Nation Webuye church has donated blankets and mattresses to orphans and widows living in Webuye, Bungoma County to use during this Covid-19 period. While addressing the press Thursday in Webuye town after handing over the donations to more than 50 beneficiaries under the project from western Kenya, Bishop Humphrey Wanyama said they had taken the initiative after discovering that many orphans had no beddings as…"Ray Of Hope As Widows, Orphans Receive Support In Bungoma"
The governmental in partnership with Stella Maris Othaya Girls High School have rolled out a unique learning programme to assist disadvantaged students to continue learning as schools remain closed due to Covid-19 pandemic. The programme, a brain-child of the institution’s Chief Principal Mrs. Jane Njuguna and Nyeri south Deputy County Commissioner Henry Ochako entails physical learning of students who cannot access E-learning. “We realized that not all students have access to the internet, smart phones,…"Disadvantaged Students Benefit From A Unique Learning Programme As Schools Remain Closed"