locusts invasion

Sh100 million to sustain fight against desert locust invasion

 Mwangi Mumero Donations to combat the desert locust invasion in Eastern Africa continue to pour in even as more parts of the […]

Munya allays food insecurity fears as locust attack spreads

Desert locusts have invaded at least 26 counties, Agriculture CS Peter Munya said. He, however, allayed fears of an imminent […]

Australia’s donation to avert locusts invasion

George Kebaso @Morarak The Australian government has donated 40,000 litres of chemicals to boost Kenya’s efforts to prevent a new […]

Munya now speaks out over challenges of fighting locusts

Logistical challenges in the distribution of chemicals and aircraft fuel have affected efforts to fight the desert locust invasion in […]

Farmers anxiety mounts as desert locusts spread

There is anxiety among farmers in Bungoma county after desert locusts were spotted in some parts of Kimilili, Tongaren, Mt […]

MP walks to TV interview with yellow locusts to disprove Munya claim

Mbeere South MP walks to a television interview with bag of yellow locusts to disproof Agriculture CS Peter Munya's claims.

State hires expert to assess damage caused by locusts

Christine Musa and KNA  The government has hired a consultant to assess the damage caused by the destructive desert locusts […]

Fall army worm causes food losses worth Sh2 billion

Wahinya Henry and Mwangi Mumero  Farmers have lost more than  Sh2 billion of expected revenue in the last three years because […]

Farmers’ fears as desert locusts now invade Kajiado

Farmers in Kajiado county have expressed fears of losing pasture, following an invasion by swarms of desert locusts. “We have […]

Develop land use policies to minimise conflict

The absence of proper land use plans is to blame for the increased conflicts over use of natural resources that, […]