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President Uhuru engages Kenyans on Facebook live chat

| July 31, 2017 | 0 Comments
President Uhuru engages Kenyans on Facebook live chat

President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged Kenyans to choose progress over empty rhetoric when they decide the country’s destiny during the August 8 elections. Speaking Sunday evening during a live online conversation with Kenyans on Facebook, the President urged Kenyans to vote for him so that he can implement his action plan to create 6.5 million jobs by […]

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Kenyans of Indian descent become 44th tribe

| July 22, 2017 | 1 Comment
Kenyans of Indian descent become 44th tribe

President Uhuru Kenyatta has gazetted the recognition of the Kenyans of Indian decent as the 44th tribe in Kenya and invited them to participate in the political, economic, cultural and social development of the nation. The presidential proclamation is contained in the special gazette issue of July 21, 2017. Acting Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i, […]

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2.1 million Kenyans beat the deadline to file Taxes-KRA

| July 1, 2017 | 1 Comment
2.1 million Kenyans beat the deadline to file Taxes-KRA

More than 2.1 million Kenyans filed their tax returns before the June 30 deadline, compared to the 1.1 million who did so last year. KRA said this in a statement on Saturday and praised the public for the effort, both online and at their offices. The taxman said they received approximately 100,000 returns as day […]

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Who has won and who has lost in the 2017-2018 Budget

| March 30, 2017 | 0 Comments
Who has won and who has lost in the 2017-2018 Budget

Poor Kenyans are the biggest beneficiaries in the 2017/18 budget after the government announced a reduction of maize flour and bread prices – White maize will also be imported tax free for the next four months to help mitigate the biting drought – Betting companies have also been hit hard after the government highly increased […]

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Kenya tops African peers in students intake at Yale

| March 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
Kenya tops African peers in students intake at Yale

Kenya has cemented its position as the top African country with the largest number of students admitted yearly to the prestigious Yale University in the United States. Data from the university indicates that 24 Kenyan students have been accepted to study at the institution this year, ahead of Nigeria’s 23, Zimbabwe (18), Ghana (17) and […]

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