Kenya Imports Molasses Amid Cane Shortage

[Nation] Kenya has started importing molasses as sugar cane production in the country declines, with the first vessel carrying over 12,000 tonnes docking at the Mombasa port on Saturday.

[Nation] Kenya has started importing molasses as sugar cane production in the country declines, with the first vessel carrying over 12,000 tonnes docking at the Mombasa port on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Democracy’s High Cost as Polls Hit Over U.S.$600 Million

[Nation] After spending more than Sh70 billion in this year’s General Election and repeat presidential poll, Kenyans are waking up to the price they have to pay for democracy.

[Nation] After spending more than Sh70 billion in this year's General Election and repeat presidential poll, Kenyans are waking up to the price they have to pay for democracy.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Huye Farmers Reaping Big From Modern Farming

[New Times] For years, Godelieve Muhimpundu practiced traditional farming which led to poor yields. The mother of six from Gitwa Cell, Tumba Sector in Huye District says life was difficult and she and other residents could not put into good use the mar…

[New Times] For years, Godelieve Muhimpundu practiced traditional farming which led to poor yields. The mother of six from Gitwa Cell, Tumba Sector in Huye District says life was difficult and she and other residents could not put into good use the marshland that surrounds them.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Kebs Tightens Used Car Import Rules

[Nation] Importers of second-hand motor vehicles will no longer have a three-month grace period after the expiry of the deadline set by Kenya Bureau of Standards (Kebs) in a bid to enforce the eight-year age rule.

[Nation] Importers of second-hand motor vehicles will no longer have a three-month grace period after the expiry of the deadline set by Kenya Bureau of Standards (Kebs) in a bid to enforce the eight-year age rule.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Housing in Kigali – What Determines Where We Stay

[New Times] Residence is one of the most important human needs, as we all need a place to safely hide away from harsh external weather elements such as cold nights and hot days. This is why architects come in handy to help create a conducive relationsh…

[New Times] Residence is one of the most important human needs, as we all need a place to safely hide away from harsh external weather elements such as cold nights and hot days. This is why architects come in handy to help create a conducive relationship between people and their physical settings.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

AfDB Approves Rwf144bn Water and Sanitation Loan for Rwanda

[New Times] The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) approved two loans amounting to $171 million (about Rwf144 billion) to finance Rwanda’s Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation programme.

[New Times] The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) approved two loans amounting to $171 million (about Rwf144 billion) to finance Rwanda's Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation programme.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda