Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Webuye West MP Dan Wanyama speaking at Friends School Makhonge Primary School

Wanyama issues warning to CS Kiunjuri over payment of farmers

Webuye West MP Dan Wanyama has warned Agriculture CS Mwangi Kiunjuri against delaying the sugarcane farmers' payments, even after receiving President Uhuru Kenyatta's directive....
Maize farmers in Nandi have welcomed the President's directive

Maize farmers in Nandi laud President Kenyatta’s directive

Maize farmers in Nandi County have lauded President Uhuru Kenyatta's directive to the National Cereals and Produce Board (NCPB) to buy maize at a...
Devolution CS Eugene Wamalwa. FILE PHOTO

CS Wamalwa calls for unity among Western leaders to tackle farmers’ woes

Devolution Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa has urged leaders from Western Kenya to unite and look for ways of solving problems facing the region, instead...
Deputy President William Ruto talking to Trans Nzoia Governor Patrick Khaemba. (PHOTO/DPPS)

Deputy President Ruto urges farmers to embrace diversification

Deputy President William Ruto has said farmers have to be smart and shift their focus from maize farming and focus on crop diversification. Speaking...
15,000 avocado seedlings were issued by the Nandi government to farmers

Nandi government gives out avocado, coffee seedlings in diversification efforts

The Nandi County government through the Ministry of Agriculture which is headed by CEC Kiplimo Lagat has issued avocado seedlings, coffee seeds, tissue-culture banana...
Nandi Governor Stephen Sang giving his state of the County address

Nandi Governor gives second state of the County address

Nandi Governor Stephen Sang has given his second address on the state of the County at the County Assembly of Nandi affirming that his...
Leaders must act on the resolutions made at the Blue Economy Conference. (PHOTO/PSCU)

Takeaways from the Blue Economy Conference

The focus is slowly shifting to other issues of national interest after the Inaugural Sustainable Blue Economy Conference which was held at the KICC...
Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops (KCCB) Chairman Rt. Rev. Philip Anyolo

Catholic Bishops decry farmers’ struggles;fault child abuse and neglect

The Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops has decried the woes and suffering facing sugarcane and maize farmers in the country. Addressing the press in Nairobi...
Trans Nzoia Governor Patrick Khaemba said an appeal will be made to President Kenyatta to review the price of a bag of maize, set by the government at Kshs 2,300

Opposition to government’s maize price continues

Opposition to the set maize price is still rife as some leaders continue faulting the government for setting the price of a 90kg bag...
Devolution CS Eugene Wamalwa speaking at the Blue Economy Conference. (PHOTO/PSCU)

Kenya to learn from major Coastal cities during Blue Economy Conference

Devolution Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa has said Kenya is seeking to learn from major cities in the world situated along oceans, seas and lakes during...