Over 256 families left homeless after Eldoret eviction

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Share      [Source: The Standard, by Stephen Rutto] At least 250 families in Eldoret were on Tuesday evicted after a six-year tussle over county government housing units in the North Rift town. The families were forced out of their premises at Macharia estate near the 64 stadium in an eviction exercise carried out by a contingent of…


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Former President ordered to pay widow Sh1 billion for grabbed 53-acre land

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Share       [Source: Business Daily, by Richard Munguti] Retired President Daniel arap Moi and two other persons have been ordered to pay Sh 1 billion as compensation to the family of a deceased politician whose 85-year-old widow has battled for years over the ownership of an up-market parcel of land measuring 53 acres. High Court judge…


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Land documents delay Eldoret by-pass payouts

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Share      [Source: Business Daily, by Stanley Kimuge] Lack of property identification documents has reportedly delayed the release Sh367million to compensate land owners moved to pave the way for construction of the Sh6 billion Eldoret by-pass. The National Land Commission (NLC’s) acting director in-charge of Valuation and Taxation, Fidelis Mburu, blamed the delay on lack of proper…


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Woman fights to be granted 100 percent property ownership

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Share      [Source: The Standard, by Audrey Ng’eny] A woman has moved to court to stop her former husband from demanding a share of Sh30 million property in Uasin Gishu and Kakamega counties. Caroline Osoto, who argues she acquired the properties by herself, moved to the High Court in Eldoret seeking orders to be granted their full…


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Compensation for landowners to delay Eldoret bypass plans

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Share      [Source: Business Daily, by Barnabas Bii] The construction the Sh6 billion Eldoret Southern By-pass project is expected to take longer than expected due to delays by the National Land Commission (NLC) to release funds to compensate families displaced to pave way for the implementation of the project. The project was launched by President Uhuru Kenyatta…


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EACC moves to repossess land grabbed by firm linked to former president

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Share      [Source: Daily Nation, by Nyambega Gisesa] Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission Sunday moved to repossess prime land located within the Eldoret central business district, which was grabbed by a firm that was untouchable during the Daniel arap Moi presidency. On this plot stand the Eldoret Fire Station, the Administration Police camp, the High Court, Children’s, Environment…


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French firm to build 40MW solar plant in Eldoret

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Share      Kenya-based French solar firm Alten Africa has picked compatriot renewable energy firm Voltalia to build its 40-megawatt (MW) solar plant in Eldoret. Alten said Voltalia it already started construction at the Uasin Gishu project last December. The plant, located in Uasin Gishu, in the municipality of Eldoret, will have 40MW installed capacity, accounting for two…


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EACC fights former president, late minister firm over Eldoret property

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Share       The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) wants the High Court to declare four parcels of prime land in Eldoret town public property and the allocation to a company associated with former President Daniel Moi and late minister Nicholas Biwott illegal. In submissions filed in court, the EACC said the land, where the Eldoret fire…


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