Drought Situation Critical but Not Yet National Disaster – Govt

[Capital FM] Nairobi -It’s not every day that the schedules of not one but four Cabinet Secretaries are aligned for the sole purpose of addressing the press but when the Head of State requires regular public updates, things can be moved around.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -It's not every day that the schedules of not one but four Cabinet Secretaries are aligned for the sole purpose of addressing the press but when the Head of State requires regular public updates, things can be moved around.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Opposition Vows to Stay United, Seeks Kenyatta Challenger in Polls

[East African] Kenya’s opposition launched a coalition that will name a presidential candidate to run against the incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta of the ruling Jubilee coalition.

[East African] Kenya's opposition launched a coalition that will name a presidential candidate to run against the incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta of the ruling Jubilee coalition.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ecosystem Under Pressure as River Tana Basin Water Level Drops

[East African] Kenya is struggling to ensure the sustainability of the Tana River Basin, with dependence on the water source for food production and energy generation and other needs on the rise.

[East African] Kenya is struggling to ensure the sustainability of the Tana River Basin, with dependence on the water source for food production and energy generation and other needs on the rise.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Uganda Rolls Out SGR Line Construction to Kenya Border

[East African] Uganda has announced plans to start constructing its standard gauge railway (SGR) later this year after it apparently dropped an earlier condition that required Kenya to extend its track to the border first.

[East African] Uganda has announced plans to start constructing its standard gauge railway (SGR) later this year after it apparently dropped an earlier condition that required Kenya to extend its track to the border first.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Opposition in Rwanda Seeks One Rival Against President Kagame

[East African] Several political parties that backed the amendment of the Constitution to remove term limits and allow President Paul Kagame to run in this year’s presidential election, now say they will field presidential candidates of their own.

[East African] Several political parties that backed the amendment of the Constitution to remove term limits and allow President Paul Kagame to run in this year's presidential election, now say they will field presidential candidates of their own.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Nairobi Bourse Worst Performing Market Globally – Bloomberg

[Nation] The Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) is the worst performing market globally year-to-date according to Bloomberg, with risk-averse investors shunning stocks for safe-haven government debt.

[Nation] The Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) is the worst performing market globally year-to-date according to Bloomberg, with risk-averse investors shunning stocks for safe-haven government debt.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Relief as State Gets 12 Months to Fix Anomaly in 3 Million Title Deeds

[Nation] Landowners and commercial banks now have a reason to smile after the High Court declared over three million land ownership documents issued since 2013 valid.High Court Judge Joseph Onguto, in a highly-anticipated ruling, found that the governm…

[Nation] Landowners and commercial banks now have a reason to smile after the High Court declared over three million land ownership documents issued since 2013 valid.High Court Judge Joseph Onguto, in a highly-anticipated ruling, found that the government had erred by excluding the National Land Commission (NLC) from land lease and title issuance, but gave the State a grace period of 12 months to comply with the 2010 Constitution -- which requires NLC to be involved in issuance of all land ownership documents.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya