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Soccer Economics in Kenya

12th December 2019

Sports in a lucrative economic activity in many parts of the world. In this article we are focusing on the economics of soccer in Kenya. However, we have to note upfront that there is inadequate data in the field of soccer in Kenya. Research has always indicated that many developing countries have limited data on […]

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In what ways is the current devolved system of government in Kenya different or similar to Majimbo system of government at independence?

5th December 2019

The 1963 Constitution introduced a government structure made up of 8 provinces which are: Nyanza Province, Coast Province, Rift Valley Province, North Eastern Province, Eastern Province, Nairobi Province, Central Province and Western Province.   Majimbo or regionalism was a decentralized form of government which was adopted by Kenya at independence.  The system divided Kenya into […]

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CECAFA under 20 Challenge Cup news

3rd October 2019

The Kenya under 20 Football Team will meet Tanzania in the CECAFA under-20 Challenge Cup Final after beating Eritrea 1-0 in the Semi Final yesterday. Tanzania knocked out Sudan in the other Semi Final. The final will be played on Saturday 5th October in Uganda. Read More: Europa League fixtures today Champions League Results World […]

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Jukwaa la madini, mafuta na gesi 2019

23rd September 2019

Since the 1950s Kenya has engaged in the extractives (oil, gas and mining) sector. In 2012 the Government announced the discovery of commercial quantities of Oil in Turkana. The 2012 announcement, coupled with the creation of County Governments in 2013 began the Kenyan discussion on the upstream oil and gas sector. Host communities expect rapid […]

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Tala shuts down operations in Tanzania

18th September 2019

Without giving any explanation, Mobile based lending Company Tala has announced that it has shut down its operations in Tanzania. The company on Tuesday urged its customers with outstanding loans and balances to repay them and it will give more details later. ‘’We regret to inform you that Tala is currently not offering loans in […]

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“Kenyan forex receipts of USD 2bn from remittances is more than all the forex receipts TANZANIA get from mineral exports,” Zitto Kabwe

28th August 2019

“Kenyan forex receipts of USD 2bn from remittances is more than all the forex receipts TANZANIA get from mineral exports,” Zitto Kabwe “Remittances into Tanzania, Kenya, UGANDA and Ethiopia. Kenyan forex receipts of USD 2bn from remittances is more than all the forex receipts TANZANIA get from mineral exports. Tanzania has huge Diaspora community but […]

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5 steps we can take for a better Kenya

9th July 2019

5 steps we can take for a better Kenya At the moment, Kenya is in Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and all that we demand is for a better Kenya. There is a cocktail of diseases ailing our motherland. Chief among them is corruption or wanton misuse of public resources.  What can we do to get […]

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Here is how the Kenya National Treasury will raise resources to finance Budget for FY 2019/2020?

15th June 2019

Here is how the Kenya National Treasury will raise resources to finance Budget for FY 2019/2020? New Taxation measures introduced by the Kenya National Treasury are expected to generate an additional Ksh. 37 billion in revenues. The Kenya National Treasury has proposed the review of Capital Gains Tax legislation to enhance fairness and equity. The […]

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State of Gender Equality in Kenya

6th June 2019

State of Gender Equality in Kenya The Equal Measure 2030 project has introduced innovate ways of using data to measure gender equality and determine the progress towards achieving Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) No. 5 on Gender Equality and empowerment of women and girls. In this article, we highlight key findings on the status of Kenya […]

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Proposed Development budgetary allocations to Universities in FY 2019/2020

6th May 2019

Proposed Development budgetary allocations to Universities in FY 2019/2020   The table below shows how selected number of university will receive development funds in FY 2019/2020. Note that we have also included how much was allocated for development in FY 2018/2019. No. Name of University FY 2018/2019 FY 2019/2020 1 Technical University of Kenya (TUK) […]

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What is in Kenya national budget FY 2019/2020?

6th May 2019

What is in Kenya national budget FY 2019/2020? In this article, we focus on analyzing the implications of National budget for 2019/2020 and the tax implications of Kenyan budget. Every year the national Treasury is required to submit budget proposals to the National Assembly for consideration. The deadline for doing so is 30 April every […]

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Things you do not know about Huduma Namba

4th May 2019

Things you do not know about Huduma Namba It is mandatory for all Kenyans to register and receive unified special identifier codes called Huduma Namba in Swahili. This is in accordance to the Amendment of Registration of Persons Act Section 9A. Other applicable laws which support the collection of biodata are: Registration of Births and […]

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Decentralization in India

30th March 2019

Decentralization in India Kenya is one of the decentralized countries in the world. It officially joined countries such as Uganda, Nigeria, United States of America and India. In this article, we focus on India and its decentralized system of government. India covers a land area which is approximately 3.28 square kilometers and had a population […]

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Effects of supplementary budgets in Kenya

25th February 2019

Effects of supplementary budgets in Kenya Our research has shown that in most cases, there is no public participation during the drafting of supplementary budgets in Kenya. This runs from the national level all the way to the 47 counties. These budgets are developed during retreats outside the county territory in most cases. I urge […]

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How much is your county contributing towards national GDP?

19th February 2019

How much is your county contributing towards national GDP? Read More: Mombasa County financial performance during first quarter FY 2018/2019   Sharing is Caring:0

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Plans for Cotton Farming in Kenya

7th February 2019

Plans for Cotton Farming in Kenya What does the Budget Policy Statement say about cotton farming in Kenya? “The Government has also allocated 100,000 acres at the Galana Kulalu Complex and the National Irrigation farm to National Youth Service to revive the cotton sector. In addition, the Government is in the process of improving infrastructure […]

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Technohama washing machine invented in Kenya

24th December 2018

Technohama washing machine invented in Kenya Technohama is a wonderful machine which cleans clothes and helps users/operators lose weight or maintain fitness. Clothes are put in the Technohama machine, powder soap and water is added. The Technohama machine was invented by a Kenyan and it has dual benefits. That is cleaning clothes and achieving physical fitness. […]

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Pawa Festival 2018

Kuota Ndoto yenye Hashtags and other stories 

24th December 2018

Kuota Ndoto yenye Hashtags and other stories Read More: #PawaFestival 2018 Sharing is Caring:0

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Dr. Jane Karingai on Equity and Fairness

Dr. Jane Kiringai on Equity and Fairness

26th October 2018

Dr. Jane Kiringai on Equity and Fairness Read More: Kenya Public debt update Why do Nairobians flood Kiambu Hospitals? Sharing is Caring:0

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