Is Land succession a curse in Gusii

Since time immemorial, land has been an emotive issue in the region with polygamous families embroiled in legal battles.
Land is a resourceful development element majorly in agriculture. Gusii that’s Kisii and Nyamira counties have their backbone economic muscle on agriculture, for the existence of cash crops like coffee,tea,sugarcane,bananas and others like Maize, Beans, Sorghum and livestock rearing. Land in the region has turned out to be a center of dispute all over two counties,in Borabu for instance the issue… Read more

Tough times as Business picks up in Kisii after polls

  Business in Kisii county is slowly returning to normalcy after the disputed October 26th polls which was boycotted by the opposition leaders led by Raila Odinga. Business at the Daraja Mbili Market, which is the largest market in Kisii county, and that also  serves the entire southern Nyanza is returning to normalcy despite low traders turnout. This comes due to the current political… Read more

The long wait for an end to presidential re-run as IEBC is set to announce results

Kenya’s election commission is expected Monday to decide whether to reschedule a vote in flashpoint opposition areas, where a boycott sparked violent protests, or to push ahead with declaring victory for President Uhuru Kenyatta. With the counting almost done after Thursday’s presidential re-run, the results remained on hold as officials mulled what to do about the 25 constituencies in four western counties where voting was… Read more