Agriculture

Grassroots forums spur growth of coffee sector in Kirinyaga

By IrunguMwangi Kerugoya - Coffee farming has in recent years turned out to be a nuisance among many farmers. The development has largely been attributed to the fluctuating and inconsistent...

Depressed rains to continue in Nyandarua, weatherman

By KNA Nyandarua County will continue receiving depressed rainfall as the long rains season draws to a close, the County Meteorological Director Maina Kabutu has assured. Kabutu, has noted that...

Residents decry high cost on cabbages

By Muguongo Judy Residents  of  South Imenti  sub county  have  decried   high  cost  of  cabbages and  kales   in the   market. The residents noted that the prices of   cabbages and kales a delicacy in...

Poor status of road hurts development

BY KNA Local and foreign investors in Naivasha have decried the poor status of the busy Moi South Lake road which they claimed was hurting their businesses including the hospitality...

Health

Clerics want a ban imposed on Kerugoya referral hospital relaxed

By Irungu Mwangi Bishops in Kirinyaga County have urged the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board (MPDB) to relax a condition...

 Residents threaten to get into the streets

By Makaa Margaret Residents of Miathene area in Meru County have threatened to go to the streets to protest against...

Food hawking resumes in Laikipia County

By Jacinta Wanjiru/Beatrice Muriuki Food hawkers in Nyahururu Town of Laikipia County have resumed their business despite a ban imposed...

Governor directs 85 nurses be given permanent jobs

By Kenneth Marangu Tharaka Nithi Governor Muthomi Njuki has directed that 85 nurses whose one-year-contract was due to expire today...

MP [Pictured] describes late Bundi as a humble, committed civil servant

By Kenneth Marangu Tharaka Nithi leaders have eulogized former National Assembly clerk Justin Bundi as a committed, brave and humble...