The government has announced plans to revive regional newspapers. Director of Information Gwaro Ogaro said the publications would promote integration of communities, according to a KNA report published in My.Gov last week. Kenya’s state-run… Read more
Kisii County government has been faulted to have failed to give out information regarding awarded tenders. High court Judge David Majanja on Thursday ruled that the county government should provide information to the petitioners challenging the… Read more
The Kisii county government has been criticized for keeping secret the findings of the staff audit report conducted four years ago to detect ghost staff and those illegally employed and casuals who have overstayed and deserve to be employed under… Read more
A team of auditors has been deployed to Nyamira county following claims of rampant corruptions in the last four months. The six auditors will look into books of accounts in ten departments. They will also audit books of accounts in the county assembly. There has been complaints from local leaders and members of the public that the tendering and procurement of… Read more
Knut Teachers from Masaba North branch have banned the teachers Performance Appraisal and Development tool TPAD as they have vowed not to fill them as from 1st September. According to them they have been using much of their time filling the TPAD… Read more
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i has said that they have set measures to ensure that those people involved in cattle rustling and drug peddlers are arrested and prosecuted.
Speaking to the press on Saturday after attending a church service at Gesusu ward , Nyaribari Masaba Constituency in Kisii county, the CS noted that after having a security meeting on Friday at Transmaraa which brought together more than five counties , so far 15 cattle rustles have been arrested.
Senate Ad Hoc Committee on Tea to implement policies facing the sector
The Senate Ad Hoc committee on Tea has assured Kisii residents that its going to enact laws to better tea farming facing the sector in Gusii region.
The tea farmers have been decrying over the numerous taxation, delay in the collection of the green leaves, marketing, cartels hawking tea v and low payment on the bonuses.
Speaking when they paid a courtesy call to the Kisii Governor, the chair Aaron Cheruiyot said their coming is crucial as it grants the Senate an opportunity to get firsthand information and views of farmers and other stakeholders in regard to the very crucial cash crop.
The chair said that tea farmers have been earning low bonus income due to cartels who purchase at throw price.
" We should come up with the policy to safeguard our farmers, it really hurts us on what our farmers are earning, " said Cheruiyot .
Mr Cheruiyot said that on the issue of bonuses said that the policy should protect all the farmers to earn bonuses equally.
According to him bonuses has been varying from one region to…
People with disability within Kisii county are set to benefit through programs that will enhance their lives following a partnership between the Kisii county government and the National Council of people with disability. This is following the launch of a card printer for the… Read more
Kisii County returning Officer Sydney Namulungu has admitted that there were transposition errors in Bomachoge and Borabu constituencies in the Gubernatorial polls on August 8th . IEBC Kisii county returning officer in the August 8th… Read more
National Super Alliance leader Raila Odinga arrived in the country some minutes after 11am to a rousing reception by thousands of supporters. Odinga was arriving in the country from United States where he had a week long trip meeting various leaders including those of civil society organisations.
Only a few leaders managed to gain access at the Kenya’s largest airport, Jomo Kenyatta International Airport with thousands of supporters camping kilometers away from the entry.Some made attempts to go as near as the fence bordering the runway but were swiftly dispersed by… Read more