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Covid infection rate rises as deaths hit new high

Kenya’s Covid-19 infection rate continued to rise Monday as deaths also hit a new high, just a week after most of the containment measures...

Retired KCC employees lose Sh100m payout suit

The Court of Appeal has shut the door to former employees of Kenya Co-operative Creameries (KCC) by overturning a decision that found New KCC...

Counties at liberty to apply for control over of sugar factories

Sugarcane growing Counties are free to apply for leasehold to run the State-owned sugar factories should they have the capacity to do so. The Council...

More tourist hotels to reopen this week

As lockdown restrictions in key source markets in Europe begin to ease, star rated hotels at the Kenyan Coast eyeing both local and international...

Digital mobile app to track, register coronavirus cases

The Ministry of Health has  developed  a Covid-19 tracking app (Medic mobile), a primary data collection to provide both online and off-line data entry...

Sh28bn Railway City takes shape as authority formed (Nairobi County)

The much-awaited Sh28 billion Nairobi Railway City has started taking shape after the formation of the Railway City Development Authority (RCDA), a special purpose...
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Relief as High Court Bars KQ from Laying Off Staff

The High Court has brought temporary relief to the staff at Kenya Airways (KQ) after it suspended plans by the airline to lay off...
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Illegal connections deny water firms Sh8.9bn annually

Kenya's water service providers could be losing up to Sh8.9 billion annually due to leakages, illegal connections and poor management, a new report shows. Unbilled...