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Water Protection Unit: New Police Unit Unveiled

The move follows the gazettement of water reservoirs and critical water sources as well as national water management and supply infrastructure as critical infrastructure under the Protected Areas act, facilitating the special protection.

President Ruto’s Gift Has Uhuru Kenyatta Smiling All The Way To...

The government of President William Ruto has prepared a handsome retirement package for former President Uhuru Kenyatta.

Dr. Adano Wario: New CAK Director-General Takes Charge

Kariuki exits after serving two terms as the Competition Authority boss, since his appointment at the start of 2013.

Court Orders KQ Pilots to Return to Work as Losses Mount

The Court issued the decision on Tuesday, November 7 in a bid to break the stalemate that has hit the loss-making airline hard. Justice Ann Mwaure put the pilots on the spot for disregarding a temporary injunction issued by the court stopping the strike

KQ to Lose Ksh2.1B Per Week as Pilots Strike

The national carrier made the disclosure in a statement issued hours after KALPA confirmed its decision to proceed with the strike from Saturday, November 5, citing their right to withdraw labour as enshrined in Article 41, Chapter 4, of the Constitution.

Tourism sector to increase earnings to Sh175 billion

Strategic plan 2018-2023 also seeks to double number of tourists to Kenya

East Africa Economic Outlook Shows Mixed Fortunes

East Africa Economic Outlook: The East African Community (EAC) is one of the leading regional economic organizations in sub-Saharan Africa and has made great...

Raising Questions: Aisha Jumwa’s 100-Day Pay Rise Promise for Civil Servants

"Civil servants are a demoralized lot, and we don’t want to see them suffering. They are unable to cope with the high cost of living occasioned by runaway inflation. As Kenya Kwanza government, we want to revamp their morale by increasing their salaries as soon as possible," the Cabinet Secretary stated.

NBK Signs Partnership To Cover Loan Defaults By SMEs

National Bank of Kenya (NBK) has partnered with African Guarantee Fund (AGF) to offer a partial guarantee in respect of defaults arising from loans to various private and public sector SMEs.

September hardest month for Kenyans as fuel tax bites

Inflation rises to 5.71% up from 4.04% in August