Author: Peter Leshan

Election uncertainty slows down property investment

Reading Time: 4 minutes Anxiety over the outcome of the August General Election has slowed down investments in property in the country, according to […]

Masai Mara ticketing system big boost for locals

Reading Time: 4 minutes Twelve years after the local community in Masai Mara Game Reserve formed a cultural association to directly collect money from […]

Loggers, charcoal dealers destroy Nyakweri forest

Reading Time: 3 minutes An expansive community forest that is home to more than 80 families of elephants in Transmara is on the verge […]

North Rift maize farmers decry lack of State support

Reading Time: 2 minutes Maize farmers in North Rift want National Cereals and Produce Board (NCPB) to start buying their produce to help stabilise […]

Poor planning exerts pressure on Narok’s resources

Reading Time: 4 minutes Land prices in Narok township have, over the last two decades, been rising despite the slowdown in the country’s economy […]

Narok hotels on the verge of closing shop

Reading Time: 2 minutes Hotels in Narok county that were set up primarily for conference tourism have in the last one and a half […]

Extension of ranches led to destruction of water tower

Reading Time: 2 minutes Had it not been for extension of boundaries of five group ranches which bordered Maasai Mau, the controversial settlements inside […]

Mau forest on the mend two years after eviction of settlers

Reading Time: 3 minutes Two years after the government kicked out more than 10,000 families from the 46,000-hectare Maasai Mau, the forest which was […]