Article: Land ministry staff need specialised training – Washe Kazungu

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Share       [Source: Business Daily, by Washe Kazungu] The land sector in Kenya is set to go through a transformative period as we embark on registering more than two-thirds of the country’s resource as community land. This activity will require skilled personnel who will not only have to ensure accuracy, efficiency, and timeliness but must also…


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Article: Rethink role of land commission – Collins Odote

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Share      [Source: Business Daily, by Collins Odote] The term of the inaugural commissioners of the National Land Commission has come to an end. A few days ago, one of the commissioners was quoted as stating that they had achieved a lot in their six-year term. They were also quoted a blaming the ministry of Lands for…


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Judge dismisses NLC Chair’s bid to preside over last meeting

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Share      [Source: Daily Nation, by Maureen Kakah] The High Court has blocked a bid by the National Lands Commission’s boss Muhammad Swazuri to chair a meeting with staff before he exits next week. Justice Hedwig Ong’udi on Tuesday ruled that the court cannot meddle into affairs of the Lands Commission. Prof Swazuri had moved to court…


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Report: Half of land in Kiambu, Kajiado not in Government survey maps

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Share      [Article source: The Standard, by Protus Onyango] Nearly half of landowners in Kiambu and Kajiado are not in Government records, a report says. The survey by the Land Development and Governance Institute (LDGI), dubbed ‘Status of Service Delivery in the Land Sector’, shows that 50 per cent of land owners in the two counties have…


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Article: Reforms in land sector hold great promise – Justus Wambayi

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Share      [Article source: Business Daily] It is precisely ten years since the passing of the Sessional No. 3 of 2009 National Land Policy. In the last ten years, we have experienced many legislative and institutional reforms proposed by the policy and enshrined in Chapter 5 of the Constitution. Some of the changes included categorising land into…


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Land transaction crisis fears as NLC chiefs’ term expires

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Share      [Article source: Business Daily, by Edwin Mutai] Land transactions could grind to a halt next month with the expiry of the six-year non-renewable term of commissioners at the National Land Commission (NLC), experts have warned. With the expiry of the term of NLC chairman Mohamad Swazuri and his team expires it will take at least…


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Article: If spirit of law undermines public interest, then change it – Ibrahim Mwathane

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Share      [Source: Daily Nation] I fully agree with the adage that the law is made for man and not man for the law! Often, when I help to unpack sectoral documents like the national land policy, the chapter on land in the Constitution and several recent pieces of land law to audiences, I always point out…


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