Nakuru County will spend Sh600 million to build a new market at old fire station in Bondeni Estate, in the first phase of decongestion of the Central Business District. Governor Lee Kinyanjui said the second phase of the project will involve putting up a Sh 100 million modern bus terminus and parking lot for private vehicles at the site. “We will be decommissioning the Old Fire Station and its adjoining County slaughter house to create…"Ksh 700million Set For Nakuru Market And Bus Park"
Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party leader Raila Odinga has urged women to vie for elective seats in the fourth-coming general elections. Speaking at an ODM women delegates’ conference in Kitengela Thursday, Odinga encouraged the women to go for elective positions other than the Women Representative’s seat. He said the Constitution required that women form two thirds of the representation in Parliament and to achieve this, they must seek elective positions rather than wait to be…"Raila Urge Kajiado Women To Seek Elective Seats"
The government has finalized plans to set up a central chemical testing laboratory in Marsabit County to serve the northern region of the country. Government chemist Ali Gakweli said preparations for the facility had started with the government chemist department having secured a building at the local Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organization (KARLO) centre. Gakweli who lead a team on a mission to lay ground for the starting up of the fourth such centre…"Government Chemist Department To Open A Branch In Marsabit"
Various stakeholders at the Maasai Mara Game reserve want Olchoro-Orowua Conservancy held responsible for the loss of three lions, four hyenas and one eland that died out of ensnaring at the Conservancy on Sunday night. The Mara Serengeti Ecosystem coordinator Mr. Nicholas Ole Murelo alleged the animals died out of carelessness from the conservancy management that has been entrusted to take care of the wild animals. “I want to ask all conservancy owners to be…"Stakeholders Want Conservancy To Take Responsibility For Dead Wild Life"
An angry mob on Thursday set Mbururu Police post office block on fire over what they claimed to be regular harassment from officers based at the station. They alleged that the officers have been arresting and assaulting them at the police post without reason and later ask for money before they are released. They claimed their efforts to seek help from senior police officers from the area have been futile as no action has been…"Enraged Residents Set Mbururu Police Post Ablaze"
The department of Livestock and Fisheries in Baringo in collaboration with Regional Pastoral Livelihood Resilience (RPLR) project has distributed about 169 Galla bucks to targeted households in Bartabwa ward of Baringo North Sub County. Deputy county director of veterinary services Dr Esmond Kiptum said the improved breeds purchased through a World Bank grant are meant to help local livestock farmers improve their local breeds for better returns. Dr Kiptum stated that the distribution exercise geared…"Livestock Department Offers Galla Bucks To Baringo Farmers"