Addis Abab Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Ethiopia, Demeke Mekonnen, has participated in an online meeting facilitated by Atlantic Council-Africa Center yesterday to address current issues in the country and the region to the international community, where some US congress members and Staff of Biden administration were in attendance. The meeting sufficiently addressed several issues ranging from the current situation in Tigray and matters related to humanitarian assistance efforts and access to aid…"Ministry Addresses Concerns of Int’l Community on Current Situation in Ethiopia"
One person died and three others were rescued after a quarry they were mining sand collapsed burying them alive in Konoin Sub-County in Bomet County. The 17-year-old boy died on the spot after rubble fell on him after the walls of the quarry in Taach-Asis near Kimulot shopping centre caved in. His three colleagues escaped death by a whisker after sustaining bruises as other workers moved in quickly to remove debris to rescue them. One…"One Killed, Three Injured In Bomet Quarry Collapse"
The office of public prosecutions Monday pleaded to be allowed more time to carry out a mental assessment examination on a man alleged to have butchered five members of his family in Kiambaa sub-county early this month. Senior state counsel Donnex Ongira told Kiambu Chief magistrate Patricia Gichohi that the suspect Lawrence Simon Warunge was not in court as he was undergoing a mental assessment at the Mathari Referral hospital which is mandatory before a…"Prosecution Wants Mental Status Of Murder Suspect Established"
The Cabinet Secretary (CS) for Public Service and Gender Professor Margaret Kobia has called on beneficiaries of the Women Enterprise Fund (WEF) to bring on board their sons for an all-inclusive economic empowerment and better families. “It would be very unfortunate if our boys are left behind even as the women and the girl child continue getting empowerment. Let everyone have an equal opportunity including the men since this is how successful families are developed…"Do Not Neglect The Boy Child, Says CS"
Murang’a County Commissioner Mohammed Barre has said he will form a committee which will fast track issuance of title deeds for schools within a farm belonging to Kakuzi horticultural company. Barre observed that getting the title deeds would help to end the persistent differences between the company and the public institutions located within the horticultural firm’s land. He said members of the committee would include representatives from the various departments of the national and county…"Committee To Fast Track Issuance Of Title Deeds In Kakuzi Farm"
As the health workers strike continues to bite since they down their tools of trade to press for a safer working environment amid Covid-19, Government institutions that relied on them for fumigation services in Kiambu County are now suffering. Since the lockdown that was necessitated by the Covid-19 pandemic in the country, the Government embarked on offering fumigation services to all her institutions especially those that attend to scores of members of the public. Kiambu…"Strike Hampers Fumigation Process In Government Institutions"