Category : Science

Science & Tech / Science - 2 years ago

Long rains to be short and scattered – Met

The country is expected to receive poor rains in the March-April-May long rain season, but flooding may also occur in parts of Budalang'i. Kenya Meteorological Department acting director Peter Ambenje said flash floods may occur in Western. He said...

Science & Tech / Science - 2 years ago

Higher food prices due to drought, shortage

Kenyans are paying more to put food on the table& due to the raging drought and a cutoff of grain imports from neighbouring countries, the National Drought Management Authority has said. This has triggered a drastic increase in food prices, pushing...

Science & Tech / Science - 2 years ago

Boost for arid zones as Embu launches key dams

MORE than 300,000 residents of Embu County are expected to have clean piped water after the construction of four key dams. The project was launched by the county and the national governments in a meeting attended by Governor Martin Nyaga Wambora and...

Science & Tech / Science - 2 years ago

Maasai group ranches unease over land bill

Shuka-clad Maasai youths have for years driven their cattle to quench thirst at the nearby enkoitokitok, which means a bubbling spring, in the Amboseli plains north of Kilimanjaro.The grazing area is hemmed on one side by the snow-capped Mt Kilimanja...