The government borrowed up to Sh20.4 billion a week in 2015 from the 91,182 364-day bills whose interest rate rose to highs of 23 per cent in November 2015 from 8.2 per cent in July 2015 . In early 2017, the government launched the M-Akiba mobile-based .
DW looks at the media in Africa where restrictions range from subtle forms of censorship to imprisonment for journalists just doing their jobs ... Kenya is certainly one to watch and we will be watching very closely. CPJ put out a special report on Kenya.
Since the beginning of 2017, Kenya is experiencing an upsurge of cholera cases. The first cholera outbreak reported in 2017 was in Tana River County. The outbreak started on 10 October 2016 and was controlled by April 2017. A second wave of cholera .
Otsiula also accused the National Super Alliance co-principals from western Musalia Mudavadi (ANC leader) and Bungoma Senator Moses Wetang'ula (Ford Kenya ) of being misused to "finish their own brothers". This followed duo's demand for IEBC chief .
They need help finding jobs and housing ... A camp in Turkey housed 35,000 Syrian refugees in 2015. Carl Court/Getty Most countries hosting refugees — Lebanon and Turkey, Kenya (home, until recently, of the world’s largest refugee camps), Bangladesh.
As a company with strong roots that go back to 1922, Kenya Breweries has been a strong catalyst for economic, social and cultural development. A couple of years ago, the country faced a serious crisis of illicit alcohol. Families watched helplessly as.
Mr Nicholas Kotch, while departing from Kenya, wrote a letter to Mr Mudembei on July 9, 1998. “You have been working hard ... and afterwards he took various jobs at factories in Nakuru and later in Webuye. He moved to Nairobi in the late 1980s in the.
He spent his childhood in the sprawling Dadaab camp in Kenya, where he lived among more than 240,000 ... Negeye was eager to get an education. He enrolled at Loring Jobs Corps in Limestone and earned his high school diploma there in 2007.
In parts of Marsabit and Turkana, where communities are unable to reach sustained humanitarian assistance, they are at risk of sliding in to emergency levels of hunger (IPC Phase 4), one step away from famine, between July and September. The March–May .
Ministers of the East African bloc IGAD said Monday that Machar will not be invited to the next meeting for the peace process, which is aimed at revitalizing a 2015 peace agreement between the rebels and South Sudanese government. “We already.
NAIROBI, Oct. 10 (Xinhua) -- Kenya ... 2015, was lifted in September 2016 following lobbying from dealers and manufacturers. The excise duty, according to dealers, shook the motorcycles' market, forcing a sharp decline in sales and risking jobs as prices.
So he had reasons and the means to celebrate his 27th birthday in late July. His boss and co-workers joined him for ... millions moving to cities for jobs, shopping malls popping up and fast food roaring in to greet people hungry for a contemporary lifestyle.
The construction phase alone created 45,000 jobs, the developer ... manufacturing industry; Kenya’s and Mozambique’s retail and tourism, and Uganda’s education sector being the biggest areas of interest, Dubai Chamber’s 2015 report claimed.
The nation's immigrant population (legal and illegal) hit a record 43.7 million in July 2016, an increase of half a million since 2015 , 3.8 million since 2010, and 12.6 million since 2000. ... largest percentage increases in the number of immigrants.