Finance Lift for Drought Prone Kenya Livestock Farmers

[CAJ News] Nairobi -LOCAL livestock farmers enduring the worst drought in decades are set to access to training and credit facilities through a new programme stakeholders have launched. Thousands of the farmers in Garissa, Isiolo, Marsabit Turkana and …

[CAJ News] Nairobi -LOCAL livestock farmers enduring the worst drought in decades are set to access to training and credit facilities through a new programme stakeholders have launched. Thousands of the farmers in Garissa, Isiolo, Marsabit Turkana and Wajir Counties are to benefit from the partnership involving Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) Foundation and Millennium Water Alliance (MWA). This is under the Kenya Arid Lands Partnership for Integrated Development Program (Kenya RAPID), with funding from the United States Agency fo

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We Might Be Small But Law Rules, Says Aukot

[Nation] A jubilant Thirdway Alliance presidential candidate Ekuru Aukot on Wednesday said he would hold a meeting with the top party officials, soon after he was allowed to take part in the election.

[Nation] A jubilant Thirdway Alliance presidential candidate Ekuru Aukot on Wednesday said he would hold a meeting with the top party officials, soon after he was allowed to take part in the election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya Poll – Decision to Withdraw From Repeat Elections Could Stoke Violence

[Daily Maverick] Kenyan presidential challenger Raila Odinga has plunged an already tense country into further uncertainty by withdrawing from the repeat presidential elections on 26 October. By PETER FABRICIUS.

[Daily Maverick] Kenyan presidential challenger Raila Odinga has plunged an already tense country into further uncertainty by withdrawing from the repeat presidential elections on 26 October. By PETER FABRICIUS.

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Nairobi Business Community Asks Govt to Regulate Demos

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A Nairobi-based business group has called on the national government and the Nairobi County government to allocate a special place where political demonstrations and picketing can be held.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A Nairobi-based business group has called on the national government and the Nairobi County government to allocate a special place where political demonstrations and picketing can be held.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

There Is No Crisis in Kenya, MPs Tell Global Counterparts

[Nation] A delegation of Kenyan MPs attending a global conference of parliamentarians in Brussels, Belgium, has told their counterparts that there is no constitutional crisis in the country in the wake of recent political developments.

[Nation] A delegation of Kenyan MPs attending a global conference of parliamentarians in Brussels, Belgium, has told their counterparts that there is no constitutional crisis in the country in the wake of recent political developments.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Additional Candidates Likely to Push Up Cost of Repeat Poll

[Nation] The court’s decision to allow Dr Ekuru Aukot and other candidates in the August 8 polls to participate in the repeat presidential election could result in an increase in the cost of the election as well as pushing forward of the date.

[Nation] The court's decision to allow Dr Ekuru Aukot and other candidates in the August 8 polls to participate in the repeat presidential election could result in an increase in the cost of the election as well as pushing forward of the date.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Economic Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa Recovering At Modest Pace, Say World Bank Experts

[Iwacu] The bi-annual analysis of the African economy conducted by the World Bank shows the economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa is recovering at a modest pace and is projected to pick up to 2.4% in 2017 from 1.3% in 2016.

[Iwacu] The bi-annual analysis of the African economy conducted by the World Bank shows the economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa is recovering at a modest pace and is projected to pick up to 2.4% in 2017 from 1.3% in 2016.

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