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Uhuru races against time to complete stalled projects in Meru

Contractors reprimanded, told they risk being blacklisted if they continue failing to deliver as per the agreed terms

Konza Technopolis, Israeli embassy partner to boost innovation

Winners of the Konza challenge to be awarded $5,000.

Take precaution, Covid-19 is real — Yatta MP Kilonzo

Hopes the country will be able to get a vaccine and solution soon

Don't meddle in IEBC affairs ahead of Machakos poll, Kalonzo told

Says Wiper candidate Agnes Kavindu will lose the by-election hence the interference

Mwea scheme landowners organise talks with leaders

Say past and current leaders have taken too long to solve the disputes.

Embu private hospitals protest against double charges

They said being charged double for the same facilities is ruining their ventures.

Stigma cited as hindrance to early screening for TB

'Some 32,000 people died in 2019 alone and going by this data, about 80 people die each from TB'.

Distribute BBI copies in churches, cleric urges state

Kithinji said many people will be reached through the church if copies are distributed.

State seeks to increase fish consumption to 10kg per person

Also increase production through the promotion of fish farming to meet the rising demand.

Embu government workers vote out most union officials

Only secretary Benson Njeru, vice treasurer Edward Mugambi and vice woman rep Mwajuma Salim were spared.

Clerics say drugs sold 'like mandazi', urge Nacada to intensify war

Say drugs are sold and abused in the open just like mandazis

One killed after gunmen rob M-Pesa shop in Makueni

Robber on motorcycle opened fire on two M-Pesa attendants in Kibwezi township.

Farmers raise safety concerns over locust pesticides

Those from Meru and Isiolo express fear chemicals might be harmful to human beings

Frustrated farmers resort to soap, tobacco to kill resistant pests

Growers say they have no options to deal with stalk borer and armyworms

Traders in Chuka strive to build back after Covid-19 ravages business

Caution has, however, been thrown to the wind as preventive measures are not being observed in markets

Residents celebrate new communication mast in Garissa

She urged the locals to own the initiative and protect it as their own.

Sh350m projects have stalled in Machakos — audit

Auditor says residents at risk of losing money on shoddy projects and questionable payments