A total 312 dairy goat farmers in Turkana South, Loima and Turkana Central Sub-Counties, will benefit from a supplementary livestock feed distribution initiative to be undertaken by the County in partnership with Frontier Children Development Organization. Agriculture, Pastoral Economy and Fisheries County Executive Philip Aemun on Thursday said that prepositioning of the livestock feeds to sub-county reserve stores and distribution to dairy goat breeders in Angarabat and Lokapel areas of Turkana South and Kanamkemer ward…"300 Households Get Livestock Feeds"
The Housing Department in Murang’a has begun cleaning the payroll of youth engaged in Kazi Mtaani programme after some of them missed their payments. The County Director of Housing Mr. Wilson Irungu said the exercise is nearing completion and assured the youth who are yet to receive their stipends they will have their payment in full. He spoke during a monthly meeting of the County Implementation Committee (CIC), which is in charge of coordinating and…"Murang’a Cleans Up Kazi Mtaani Payroll"
Kakamega County Commissioner, Pauline Dola, has called for concerted efforts between the national and county governments in youth empowerment programmes. Ms. Dola said the youth constitute an integral part of the national population and hence the need to focus on initiatives that would lead to their socio-economic empowerment. The CC, who was addressing the National Hygiene Programme (NHP) County Implementation Committee (CIC) at the Planning Hall on Wednesday, lamented that most young people had turned…"County Commissioner Calls For Collaboration In Projects Implementation"
Siaya county police commander Francis Kooli today called on law enforcement officers to embrace integrity and focus on effective service delivery to climb the career ladder in the National Police service. Kooli said that the National Police service was now going for the best officers to head various cadres in the service hence the need for all officers to up their game. He was addressing officers of various ranks who are scheduled to appear before…"Police Focused On Quality Service Delivery"
The National Director of Gender Protus Onyango has cited poverty as one of the major contributing factors to the Gender Based Violence (GBV) cases in Busia County. Speaking during the operationalization of Inter-governmental consultation framework for gender forum in Busia town on Tuesday, Onyango noted that Busia has been ranked as the third poorest county within the nation despite being endowed with lots of potential. “It is very unfortunate that the County enjoying good equatorial…"Poverty Blamed For GBV Cases In Busia County"
A demonstration against alleged corruption in Gem National Government Constituency Development Fund (NG-CDF) ended in disarray Tuesday, when goons stormed Masinde primary school and lobbed tear gas canisters at the villagers. Several people, among them old men and women suffered injuries as tens of the demonstrators ran for dear lives, as the goons attacked them with crude weapons. Trouble started when the villagers, led by the Communist Party of Kenya national chairman, Booker Ngesa Omole…"Scores Injured As Goons Disrupt Anti-Corruption Procession"