Tag: chicken

Man Hit Hard By Hen’s Death Holds its Funeral

In an economy where the majority of people are poor and live on less than a dollar a day, losing a hen valued at about Ksh600 can be a painful experience.

Gospel Singer Gloria Muliro Flourishes as a Farmer

On a two-acre farm in Juja, gospel singer Gloria Muliro finds solace as a poultry farmer. With her business partner, Shinel Wanjashe, they keep more than 1,000 indigenous (kienyeji) chicken . It is a combination that is intriguing to those who don’t know Gloria. At the...

Graduate who sleeps with her chicken in return for money

After graduating with a degree in community development from Egerton University, Imelda Akinyi started poultry farming in 2015 instead of looking for a salaried job. With capital of Ksh50,000, she constructed a house and bought 50 chicks at Ksh100 each and some feeds. Hardly two years...

Half-Baked Graduate Who Quit TV Makes It Big In Farming

Caleb Karuga, a college dropout who became an investigative television journalist,  says he was inspired by a mole trapper he featured on his show