Rift Valley

Counties debate Sh30bn budgets, Covid funds, economic recovery

Revive projects aiding recovery, focus on education, infrastructure and roads damaged by floods.

UNDP sends volunteer health workers to 14 counties

The 37 volunteers are part of the 50 who have been trained by the agency.

Cancer, other patients need blood in West Pokot

Residents urged to donate to make up shortage resulting from closed schools.

Seven MTRH medics quarantined after patient tests positive

Patient tests postive for Covid-19 at MTRH; medics, patient's family quarantined.

Sengwers won't leave Embobut, dismiss EU funding

Row over EU conservation funding deepens as community demands 7 glades, punishment of rights offenders.

Mum, dad, eight children live in hole

They were chased from rent house after they failed to pay eight months; rent

Kalenjin elite warn Ruto to stop subverting Uhuru agenda

Some Kalenjin elite say it's shameful Ruto, allies undercut President's agenda for their interests.

Covid homecare: 8,000 medics, 25,000 workers trained

Preparations made for home care of asymptomatic only patients to ease burden on public facilities.

Arsonists torch 200 acres sugarcane in Transmara W.

Ranch officials and farmers fear the sugar cane fire could ignite ethnic border clashes in Narok.

Don't rush Rift school reopening - bishops and imams

Religious leders urge government not to reopen schools prematurely, saying Covid-19 not under control.

Bomet cancels Sh3.6m monthly ambulance deal with Red Cross

Several leaders opposed the agreement in 2014.

Mandago wants payouts for families of curfew police victims

Three people were killed in clashes with the police at Lessos in Nandi.

EU to cancel Sh3.5bn Embobut Forest funds over Sengwer row

Government and the community have until September to resolve the issues.

Nandi gets seven new ICU beds for Covid-19 care

County has also put into use 12 new ambulances as part of its healthcare preparedness.

Munya launches projects in Baringo as Uhuru appeases Ruto's backyard

Munya says BBI is aimed at unifying and bringing Kenyans together.

Chief uses savings to connect 72 families to power

A chief used his own savings, Sh35,000, to pay for elecricity connections for 72 families.

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State requires each county to have at least 300 Covid-19 isolation beds.