Mara River Communities To Manage Aqua Ecosystem

River Health Assessment (RHA) is a scientific way of assessing the cleanliness of water to ensure effective environmental water management. River Mara Water Resources Users Association (WRUA) chair Mr. Paul Rono says the assessment helps in identifying water bodies with poor health and provides possible solutions to maintain the quality and quantity of the river. “The assessment checks on the physical, biological and chemical composition of a river to determine the level of pollution in…

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Man Killed In Narok Accident

A man died on the spot while two others sustained serious injuries after a vehicle they were traveling in lost control and rolled several times at Katakala area in Narok South Sub County last evening. Confirming the incident, Narok South Sub County Police Commandant Ezekiel Kiche said the ill-fated vehicle, a Prado, was heading to Narok town from Mulot and was trying to evade a speeding Probox that was overtaking from the opposite direction when…

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Coffee Farmers Associations Want Stake In Policy Making

Farmers should be involved in formulation of all initiatives aimed at supporting coffee and in all decision making on matters regarding the sector. Kenya Coffee Producers Association (KCPA) officials decried that farmers were not involved in the development of government interventions measures despite the fact that they were the key stakeholders in the sector. Giving the status of the coffee industry in Kenya, KCPA chairman Peter Gikonyo at a press conference at Wakulima house said…

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Baringo Families Get Water Tanks

More than 1,000 needy households in Baringo Central constituency benefited from water tanks dished out by area MP Joshua Kandie through proceeds from the annual Kirdam Road Race. Speaking Saturday after handing over exercise at Kapsogo, Kiptilit, Kituro and Orokwo locations, Kandie stated that the targeted households are the most disadvantaged in terms of access to clean and safe water as they were supposed to be covered by phase two of the multi-billion Kirandich dam…

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Toxic And Invasive Cactus Plant Now A Money Spinner

Whenever the cactus plant is mentioned to Kenyans, it conjures up images of an invasive species of plant that has colonized thousands of hectares of land in arid and semi-arid parts of the country. So unpopular has been the cactus that the National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) once toyed with the idea of biologically controlling the plant by releasing insects that had been used to successfully eliminate the plant in South Africa and Australia. The…

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Family With Disability Curse Appeals For Help

A family in Nyamathumbi village, Gatundu North Sub County whose child, mother and grandmother suffer deformed limbs have called for help to enable the young girl undergo correctional surgery. It has been a life of distress for the family who have been forced to depend on well-wishers and neighbors for support even in household chores. The three have deformed feet, and conjoined fingers and toes, a disability which they have tried searching for answers with…

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