Month: February 2018

Public debt servicing

National Government  spends Ksh. 228 Billion in seven Months  on Public Debt Servicing

26th February 2018

National Government  spends Ksh. 228 Billion in seven Months  on Public Debt Servicing in Kenya Kenya spent Sh 228 billion  to pay creditors in the first months of the current financial year 2017/18.This is an increment from Sh. 144.3 billion that was used to pay creditors in the Financial year 2016/17 representing  a 58 per cent […]

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Public Service Vehicles (PSVs)

Public Service Vehicles (PSVs) to pay a levy when passing through Taita-Taveta County

26th February 2018

Public Service Vehicles (PSVs) to pay a levy when passing through Taita-Taveta County Taita Taveta is becoming more innovative when it comes to collection of local revenue. The county assembly is formulating a policy on this matter and it is being supported by Governor Samboja. The levy on Public Service Vehicles (PSVs) will be mandatory. […]

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Sanitary pads

sanitary pads distributors in Kenya

26th February 2018

Sanitary pads distributors in Kenya There is a war between two sanitary pads distributors in Kenya. This is a war of supremacy between the State Department of Education and the Gender Affairs department. The real war is on who should control Ksh. 470 million for sanitary towels. The Daily nation has reported a silent war […]

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“Closing Space for Civil Society and Media in East Africa: Forging a Collaborative Response”

26th February 2018

Civil Society and Media in East Africa: Forging a Collaborative Response Members of Civil Society and media from all over east Africa met on 23 February, 2018 and came up with a number of resolutions. Below is a full text on the resolutions: “Closing Space for Civil Society and Media in East Africa:Forging a Collaborative […]

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Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang 2018

Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018 in Pictures

25th February 2018

Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018 in Pictures Follow us on Twitter @kerosiT Read More: Secrets of Norway’s impressive performance at winter Olympics 2018 Sharing is Caring:0

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Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho

Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho Election is Upheld

25th February 2018

Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho election is Upheld By Riser Buyeke The petition challenging the re-election of Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho was dismissed by Justice Lydia Achode. Joho’s victory was upheld by Achode who stated that the grounds raised by the petitioners were insufficient and they lacked evidence. The petitioners wanted the 8th August poll to […]

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Winter Olympics Norway

secrets of Norway’s Impressive Performance at Winter Olympics

25th February 2018

Secrets of Norway’s Impressive Performance at Winter Olympics 2018 Norway is a country with a population of 5.2 million people. Currently, the country is leading all other countries in Winter Olympic competitions. Since 1924, Norway has won a total of 330 medals. An impressive number to behold. During this Winter Olympics 2018 in South Korea, […]

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sigiri bridge Kenya

RECONSTRUCTION OF SIGIRI BRIDGE KENYA COMMENCES AFTER ITS COLLAPSE IN 2017 

25th February 2018

RECONSTRUCTION OF SIGIRI BRIDGE KENYA COMMENCES AFTER ITS COLLAPSE IN 2017 Sigiri bridge Kenya is under construction over the Nzoia River in Budalangi, Busia County. If you remember the bridge collapsed on Monday 26 June 2017 while under construction. The president and his deputy and visited the construction site 12 days before the collapse. Chinese […]

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sanchez Sorondo

BISHOP SANCHEZ SORONDO PRAISES SOCIALISM

24th February 2018

BISHOP SANCHEZ SORONDO PRAISES SOCIALISM Bishop Sanchez Sorondo of Argentina believes that socialism is the next best thing after sliced bread. The good bishop is currently the Chancellor of Pontifical Academy of Sciences. He believes that socialism is good and hence he dislikes capitalism to an extent that he praises China despite it’s crackdown on […]

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MANIPULATING CURRENCY DOES NOT WORK IN OPEN ECONOMY CONCEPT

24th February 2018

MANIPULATING CURRENCY DOES NOT WORK IN OPEN ECONOMY CONCEPT All this proves that currency wars are useless in open economies. Central planners and their batteries of Keynesian analysts are surprised that economies do not work as their Excel spreadsheets assume. Expected correlations and causations fail. But they do not admit their own mistakes. They do not attribute it to the […]

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al shabaab terrorist group in Somali

Al-Shabab terrorist group in Somali explodes car bombs near presidential palace

24th February 2018

Al-Shabab terrorist group in Somali explodes car bombs near presidential palace Al-shabab terrorist group of Somalia has just detonated cars bombs in the capital city Mogadishu killing at least 38 people. The terror group once controlled the capital city but was pushed out by AMISOM- the African Union peace keeping troops. Al-Shabab terrorist group of […]

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21 Red cross staff reported for sexual misconduct

24th February 2018

21 Red cross staff reported for sexual misconduct At least 21 members of Red Cross have been accused of sexual misconduct. The Red Cross staff were accused of sexual misconduct despite the organisation’s code of conduct demanding that staff members should not pay for sexual services. Read More: National government spends Ksh 228 Billion in […]

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Kenya's Euro-Bond Season II has been announced by the national treasury.

Kenya National Treasury announces round II Euro Bond

23rd February 2018

Kenya National Treasury announces round II Euro Bond This announcement was made on 22 Feb 2018. Further, the the Kenya National Treasury indicated that the Euro bond is valued at USD$2 billion. The two page statement which Kerosi Dotcom has read and analyzed indicates that National Treasury conducted a global road show with investors and […]

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Civic space

shrinking Space for East Africa Media and Civil Society

23rd February 2018

shrinking Space for East Africa Media and Civil Society Today, I participated in a forum organized by Civil Society Reference Group (CSRG) to discuss the shrinking space for media and Civil Society in East Africa. The meeting was well attended by media and Civil Society  practitioners from Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. We discussed a number […]

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Photo: Singapore dollars

 Singapore Government to Pay Bonus to All Adults After Surplus Budget

21st February 2018

 Singapore Government to Pay Bonus to All Adults After Surplus Budget By Risper Buyeke The Singapore government has decided to give between SGD 100- 300 to all adults courtesy of surplus budget. All the Singaporeans who are above 21 years old, based on their income that is accessible. About 2.7 million people will receive the […]

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Dambisa Moyo

Dr. Dambisa Moyo Biography: Economist Extraordinaire

21st February 2018

Dr. Dambisa Moyo Biography: Economist Extraordinaire By Risper Buyeke Dr. Dambisa Moyo was born in Lusaka, Zambia, she is a formidable lady with a PhD in economics from Oxford, a Masters from Harvard University, and an undergraduate degree from the American University in Washington DC. She is a board member of Chevron, Barrack Gold, and […]

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black panther

Black Panther

20th February 2018

Black Panther box office  by Risper Buyeke Black Panther is the top-earning movie by a black director. It is expected to earn more than $201.7 million this weekend in North America. According to the Box Office Mojo, the movie has earned more than the Deadpool in 2016, this makes it the biggest earning movie of […]

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Reactions towards the nullification of Cyprian Awiti's election.

Homa Bay County Governor, Cyprian Awiti, election nullified

20th February 2018

Homa Bay County Governor, Cyprian Awiti, election nullified Petitioner: Former Kasipul Member of Parliament, Oyugi Magwanga Judge: Joseph Karanja Verdict: “IEBC did not conduct a free and fair election on August 8.” “Watu wa Homa Bay, itabidi mumerudi kwa debe,” said Judge Joseph Karanja at the Homa Bay High Court. In December 2017, the High […]

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Cameroon's President Paul Biya

Cameroon’s President Paul Biya has spent 4.5 years in Geneva

20th February 2018

Cameroon’s President Paul Biya has spent 4.5 years in Geneva The City Inner Press has reported that Cameroon’s President Paul Biya has spent four and half years in Geneva, Switzerland. Paul Biya who has been president for 35 years now has so far spent USD$65 million on hotel fees and USD$117 million on chartered private […]

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Alfred Keter arrested and released for alleged forgery of Treasury Bills worth Ksh 633 million

19th February 2018

Alfred Keter arrested and released for alleged forgery of Treasury Bills worth Ksh. 633 million. Alfred Keter, the current member of parliament for Nandi hills was arrest alongside two others for alleged forgery of Treasury 90 days Treasury Bills dated 1990. The bills in question were valued at Ksh. 633 million. The controversial legislator was […]

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