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President Kenyatta pays glowing tribute to late Mrs Kibaki


  Former First Lady Lucy Kibaki passed away Tuesday morning in the United Kingdom. According to a statement sent to Media houses by president Uhuru Kenyatta, the former first lady […]

Kenya to extend tourism marketing reach in China

NAIROBI, — Kenya will extend its tourism marketing reach in China to woo more visitors, the country’s tourism agency said Monday. Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) acting CEO, Jacinta Nzioka-Mbithi, said […]

Government to construct power lines to increase renewable energy output

Kenya Power

NAIROBI — Kenya plans to prioritize the construction of electricity transmission lines that will help in scaling up generation of renewable energy. Kenya Electricity Transmission Company (KETRACO) Managing Director Fernandes […]

Two day Cabinet retreat begins in Naivasha


NAIVASHA, 18 April 2016, (PSCU) — A two-day Cabinet retreat chaired by President Uhuru Kenyatta began in the Great Rift Valley Lodge, Naivasha, this morning. The meeting is discussing and agreeing […]

Exam for disabled to be ready this year, President says.


A special test for students with physical disabilities is being prepared and could even be administered this year, President Uhuru Kenyatta has announced. The President said the Ministry of Education […]

Key Al-Shabaab fighter nabbed in Dadaab refugee camp: official

Islamic extremist group Al-Shabab

GARISSA, — A key Al-Shabaab operative was arrested in Dadaab refugee camps on Friday, barely a day after the Kenyan authorities reiterated the need to close the camps due to […]

Kenya’s million-dollar wealth band grows as succession, tax matters gain stature among Africa’s ultra-rich

Nairobi, Kenya – Generational wealth transfer, taxation and the global economy are the mainissues that Africa’s ultra-wealthy are focusing on most in the course of growing their wealth,according to the Attitudes Survey published in the Knight Frank Wealth Report 2016.   These are followed closely by stock market volatility and direct legislation on wealth, as well as personal security and safety, personal and family health, compliance issues and theenvironment.   The 2016 edition marks the 10th anniversary of The Wealth Report, which looks back at thepast 10 years and gazes into the future to predict what the next decade might bring. Thereport was unveiled in Nairobi today in partnership with CfC Stanbic Bank’s Wealth andInvestment division.   The annual Attitudes Survey is conducted in association with wealth intelligence firmWealth-X, based on the views of 400 of the world’s leading private bankers and wealthadvisors. […]

Kenya-Tanzania electricity line to begin construction in May

Kenya Power

NAIROBI,  – The construction of a 510-kilometer electricity transmission line connecting Kenya and Tanzania national grids is expected to begin in May, officials said on Wednesday. Kenya Electricity Transmission Company Acting […]

Merck to provide training for African embryologists in Indonesia starting with candidates from Uganda and Kenya


Merck (www.Merckgroup.com), has announced the start of its African Embryologists Training Program in partnership with Indonesian Reproductive Science Institute (IRSI) as part of    “Merck More than a Mother” campaign with the aim […]

President assures of equitable development in all regions

President  with Members of Parliament and Senators from Maa-speaking regions

Nairobi (PSCU)—President Uhuru Kenyatta today met leaders from five Maa-speaking counties where implementation of campaign pledges by the Government topped the agenda. President Kenyatta affirmed Government’s commitment to equitable development in all […]