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Senate summons Treasury CS over delayed disbursement to counties

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The Standard | by Wainaina Ndung'u The Senate has summoned National Treasury Cabinet Secretary Ukur Yatani to explain a cash crunch in counties. Senate Speaker Kenneth Lusaka, in...

World Bank loans increase by Sh304 billion in coronavirus year

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The Standard | by Dominic Omondi The World Bank has disbursed $750 million (Sh80.2 billion) to Kenya, pushing the global lender’s loans to the country...

Saudi to allow 60,000 vaccinated residents to perform Hajj

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Nation | by AFP Riyadh,  Saudi Arabia announced Saturday it will allow 60,000 vaccinated residents of the kingdom to perform the annual hajj, state media reported. The...

Kenya free to reopen embassy in Mogadishu, Somalia says

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Nation | by Aggrey Mutambo Somalia says Kenya can reopen its embassy in Mogadishu and have diplomats resume duty, in what could finally end the...
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Sh2.3bn allocated for tourism revival

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Business Daily | by Kevin Rotich The government has allocated Sh2.3 billion to the tourism sector to help it recover from an economic fallout caused...
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Mombasa suspends Covid-19 vaccination as doses run out

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Nation | by Siago Cece Mombasa County has suspended the Covid-19 vaccination process after the county ran out of doses. County Health Communications Director Richard Chacha...
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Kisumu County to scale up testing amid Covid-19 crisis

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Nation | by Rushdie Oudia Kisumu County government will scale up Covid-19 testing after receiving 6,000 rapid testing kits from the Ministry of Health headquarters...

East African Community mulls Covid-19 economic recovery plan

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Nation | by Xinhua Nairobi,  The East African Community (EAC), a regional economic bloc, is planning to develop a Covid-19 economic recovery plan to help the...