China assures Kenya support to fight terrorism
Wang, Beijing’s top diplomat and also a member of the 19th Communist Party of China (CPC) central committee, said “China firmly opposes all forms of terrorism and will continue to offer unwavering support to Kenya’s efforts to fight against terrorism and maintain … Read More
Nigeria sends delegates to Kenya following the 14 Riverside Drive attack in Nairobi.
Prof. Ibrahim Agboola Gambari, Nigeria’s Special Envoy and founder Savannah Centre for Diplomacy, Democracy and Development. He was in Kenya yesterday delivering a message of condolence and goodwill to the President and people of Kenya. Following … Read More
Dredging process at Lake Victoria kick-off today in Kenya.
Kenya government has kick-off the dredging process on lake Victoria. This process will help boost the nation transportation sector as well as growing the sector. Meanwhile, the process will help ease the vessel navigation.
The project will help eradicate water hyacinth … Read More
Gunmen have attacked Kenya’s capital city of Nairobi. The attack happened in Dusit hotel complex, claiming the lives of many. Witnesses saw four armed men entering the complex, before at least two blast and gunfire were heard. Al-Shabab, a militant group has claimed responsibility for the attack.
The government of … Read More
The prosper Africa initiative was recently commended by President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya. He said the initiative will “deepen the trade, commerce and security ties between Kenya and the US. I therefore look forward to working with President Donald Trump, the US government and US private sector for the mutual … Read More
A Happy New Year message from the GambetaNews Team! We have compiled some videos of Africa’s leaders wishing you well in the new year. Obviously, we cannot have all 54 videos of Africa’s leaders. It would be too cumbersome. So, we have made a selection that will inspire you. Enjoy!… Read More
The United States yesterday outlined its Africa strategy by reiterating its commitment to strong partnerships with key countries in Africa, specifically naming Kenya as a target for future US aid and investment. The US said it would also seek to promote intraregional trade and commercial ties with its African allies, … Read More
Land disputes leads to three structures demolish which is affecting residents in Kilifi, Kenya
Over the weekend, a mosque was demolished by the Kenyan Police over a dispute between two families. This dispute has so far made both parties to now have problem with the law over the property.
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Africa development bank (AFDB) approve two loans for the completion of Thwake dam in Kenya.
Africa development bank (AFDB) is making wave this period with its latest offer to Kenya. After releasing its AIIF3 just a couple of days ago, the firm has also approve two loans to Kenya. This … Read More
Google set to partner with Kenya to help smallholder farmers to digitalizes their products.
Google is making plans to contribute to Kenya’s social and economic growth. Meanwhile, it announce the partnership with One Acre Fund, a nonprofit organization. This deal will help supply smallholders farmers with asset-based financing.
Google Kenya … Read More
Meru county set to use Roman cobblestone in paving 10 kilometres of road.
Kenya’s Meru county is set to use Roman cobblestone for its road construction. The county will spend Sh200 million in paving 10 kilometres of road with the technology in the 2019/2020 financial year. Meanwhile, the county needs … Read More
Government unhappy with contractor’s as they are ignoring the State’s annuity programme for road construction.
Resident and contractor are enquiring over the high rate of building roads. This is as a result of the breach in the road limit which was set up by the government. This news will definitely … Read More
China’s CCCC to construct a US$398 million oil port in Mombasa, Kenya
The Kenyan Ports Authority has confirmed the award of a US$398million oil facility in Mombasa. The contract award recipient is China Communications Construction Company (CCCC).
This US$398 million oil port facility will certainly boost the nation’s oil handling … Read More
Mombasa governor advice President Kenyatta on the SGR second phase construction.
Mombasa governor Hassan Joho has advice President Kenyatta to stop the SGR second phase construction. According to the governor, the country is already in huge financial debt. Meanwhile the project will cost the nation more than Sh800 billion.
The … Read More
Kenya seeking for China to split the cost into a loan and grant for the SGR extension.
Kenya are seeking fund from China for the extension of its Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) to Kisumu. The nation is asking for China to foot half of the bill for the extension of … Read More
Demolition of Taj Mall set to kick-off this week after notice was issued by committee.
Nairobi Regeneration committee has approve the demolition of Taj Mall. The approval comes after a 14-day notice given to the development management. The notice is to demolish the building by a multi-sectoral committee on unsafe … Read More
The long awaited visit from UK Prime Minister to Africa is over but the question is what are the benefits. So many people feel that the visit to the three Africa nation is part of plans to expand their relationship. This is due to the propose Brexit from the european … Read More
Residents of West Pokot County are unhappy with development on the construction of a cement factory in Kenya.
The construction of a cement factory is experiencing delay due to the failure to complete the project. The delay has lead to residents in the area publicly denouncing the project.
Residents of … Read More
Nairobi city kick-off demolition of illegal structures in the area.
Demolition exercise has kick-off in Nairobi city, kenya. The exercise is part of plans to get rid of illegal structures along roads and footpaths in the state capital. It will also help in terms of securing the area from people … Read More
Demolition of houses set to kick-off to which will help expansion of sewer line.
Nairobi’s city hall is set to demolish houses sitting on sewer line. This comes after the Governor Mike Sonko gave the degree with will also help for expansion of the lines.
The governor has ask for … Read More