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Bill seeks to limit civil servants acting roles to six months

The Standard | by Rawlings Otieno Public servants will not hold office in an acting capacity for more than six months should a proposed law...

Kenya’s Covid-19 caseload rises to 29,334 after 580 more infections

The Health ministry on Friday announced 580 more cases of the coronavirus in Kenya after the testing of 5,458 samples in 24 hours, raising...

MPs want Kazi Mtaani halted

Members of Parliament now want the Kazi Mtaani initiative launched by President Uhuru Kenyatta halted saying it was poorly planned and is just an...

600 firms fire staff over Covid-19 challenges

More than 600 companies have shed jobs since the onset of the Covid-19 crisis in March, a staggering number that employers say could be...

First locally manufactured ventilator certified by government

The Standard | by Sara Okuoro The first ever locally manufactured ventilator developed by Kenya Association of Manufacturers’ (KAM) Automotive Sector, led by Mutsimoto Limited,...

Kisumu to build stalls for SMEs displaced by projects

Business Daily | by Victor Raballa Kisumu County government has advertised a tender for the construction of 6,000 semi-permanent trading spaces for small and medium...
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State begins merger of ports, railway and pipeline services

The Standard | by Standard Team The transport and logistics sector is set for a major transformation following the launch of the Kenya Transport and...

Take children to public schools, Education CS tells parents

Nation | by Faith Nyamai The government has asked parents who are unable to pay private school fees to transfer their children to free public...