Author: Kepher Otieno

New law unlocks extra Sh4b a month for NSSF

Reading Time: 2 minutes National Social Security Fund (NSSF) has increased monthly collections to Sh5.7 billion from Sh1.7 billion following implementation of the new […]

We’ll lease out State sugar firms, AFA director says

Reading Time: 3 minutes Five State-owned sugar millers are now set to be leased to private investors for 20 years, a government agency has […]

AFA to spend Sh600m on sugar industry upgrade

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Agriculture and Food Authority (AFA) will spend Sh600 million to facilitate research into fast maturing sugarcane varieties starting this […]

Kisumu set to unveil rice mill in self-reliance push

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kisumu County has embarked on an ambitious plan to boost food security, and curb imports of rice into the region. […]

MP wants House to fast-rack changes proposed by dialogue team

Reading Time: 2 minutes Focus now turns to Parliament to enact legislation to facilitate implementation of some of the issues contained in the National […]

Kisumu Governor Nyong’o urges residents to keep administration in check as he reflects on performance

Reading Time: 5 minutes Kisumu County Governor Prof Anyang Nyong’o has assured Kisumu residents that his administration is open to being held accountable. Nyong’o […]

Raila mulls fresh protests amid talks impasse at parley

Reading Time: 3 minutes Azimio leader Raila Odinga has once again hinted at the possible resumption of mass protests, if the contentious issues the […]

Raila calls for calm over committee’s proposals

Reading Time: < 1 minute Radical proposals to introduce the position of Leader of the Official Opposition with two deputies in the just concluded National […]