Kenya Power Cuts Large Firms’ Weekend Tariffs By Half

[East African] Kenya Power has cut electricity tariffs for large businesses and manufacturers by half over weekends to entice investors and lower the cost of consumer goods.

[East African] Kenya Power has cut electricity tariffs for large businesses and manufacturers by half over weekends to entice investors and lower the cost of consumer goods.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Health Sector Firms Make Deals Worth Billions

[East African] Kenyan companies in the health sector have this year made a number of deals worth billions of shillings, but some of the deals are expected to be concluded in the New Year. Below are some of the deals.

[East African] Kenyan companies in the health sector have this year made a number of deals worth billions of shillings, but some of the deals are expected to be concluded in the New Year. Below are some of the deals.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fears Over Concession Affect Umeme’s Price

[East African] The share price of Uganda’s power distributor Umeme Ltd has remained flat for the past two months because of speculation on the renewal of the company’s concession agreement with the government.

[East African] The share price of Uganda's power distributor Umeme Ltd has remained flat for the past two months because of speculation on the renewal of the company's concession agreement with the government.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Drought “Solution” Becomes a Major Menace Once Again

[IRIN] Lodwar -In 2006 a toothless goat made legal history in Kenya – and headlines around the world – when it appeared in court as part of a bid to sue the government over a plant deliberately introduced a few decades earlier to help rural communities…

[IRIN] Lodwar -In 2006 a toothless goat made legal history in Kenya - and headlines around the world - when it appeared in court as part of a bid to sue the government over a plant deliberately introduced a few decades earlier to help rural communities adapt to drought. That plant became an invasive alien weed, and it is still causing havoc to this day in the country's drylands.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya