Posts Tagged “Big Four Agenda”

The Pie Cutter Henry Rotich and How he will share the pie

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The Pie Cutter Henry Rotich and How he will share the pie

Only six counties will get more than Sh10 billion allocation in Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich’s Sh2.7 trillion budget tabled in Parliament Thursday. Nairobi will receive the lion’s share of the revenue after the Treasury allocated Sh15.6 billion to the capital out of the total equitable share of Sh310 billion. Turkana, Nakuru, Mandera, Kilifi and…

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County government launches vaccination drive against Rift Valley fever

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County government launches vaccination drive against Rift Valley fever

The Kilifi county government has launched a vaccination programme aimed at preventing deaths from the dreaded Rift Valley fever and other diseases affecting domestic animals. Officers from the Department of Livestock and Veterinary Services are targeting to vaccinate over 500,000 goats, sheep, cattle and even dogs in all the eight sub-counties. The vaccination program which will take more…

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Forget ‘Murathe drama’: Why Tanga tanga strategy is a thorn in the flesh for Uhuru

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Forget ‘Murathe drama’: Why Tanga tanga strategy is a thorn in the flesh for Uhuru

The 2018/19 Budget Policy Statement, the Supplementary Budget and a number of government bills that are key in the implementation of President Uhuru Kenyatta’s Big Four Agenda are among the crucial businesses Parliament will consider once it resumes next week. Parliament resumes sittings on Tuesday after a two-month Christmas break that has been characterised by…

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Big four housing will help Kenyans save,Uhuru

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Big four housing will help Kenyans save,Uhuru

President Uhuru Kenyatta has told Kenyans to view the 1.5 per cent Big Four Housing levy as a way of helping them save, rather than a tax. Speaking during a round table with journalists at State House, Mombasa, the President said, “We are not forcing agenda on people, but we are in talks so that we…

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President Uhuru: “Kenya is not immune to terrorism attacks.”

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President Uhuru: “Kenya is not immune to terrorism attacks.”

Do you think Kenya is in a state to defend itself in case of terrorist attack? How prepared do you think our defense forces are always alert in the case of an attack especially from terrorists? Kenya we have heard a number of massive terrorists attacks. Only 5 years ago Westgate was attacked and the…

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President Uhuru explains why he is still on the hunt for more loans.

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President Uhuru explains why he is still on the hunt for more loans.

If you ask any Kenyan what is the cause of their devastating lifestyles they won’t hesitate to tell you the loans we have are the cause. The burden of loans and debts the country owes foreign countries is even excess. In fact China can decide any day and sell of this country. The money the…

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Going nowhere! Why Uhuru is too young to retire

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Going nowhere! Why Uhuru is too young to retire

Members of Parliament and Mt.Kenya leaders  have expressed their concerns on the development Agenda led by Jubilee Government. The MPs claim that the region has been neglected by  President Uhuru Kenyatta in his development agenda for the country. The leaders claim the amount of projects in the area are just low compared to other regions….

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Why DP William Ruto is playing ‘mchezo wa paka na panya.’

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Why DP William Ruto is playing ‘mchezo wa paka na panya.’

Few weeks ago the Deputy President announced that he will support the calls for referendum if it aims at reducing the burden to mwananchi who is currently being pressed down by the wage bill. Different leaders have been raising their different opinions on this call for referendum which was put forth by the Former Prime…

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Scam plagued NYS new strategy in Kenyas’ vision 2030

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Scam plagued NYS new strategy in Kenyas’ vision 2030

The National Youth Service bill, 2018 was yesterday approved by the cabinet at the National Assembly. The memorandum from the Ministry of Youth and Public Service seeks to align the NYS with the Big 4 agenda and Vision 2030 development blueprint. Apparently the bill contains a raft of measures aimed at strengthening the operations and…

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Details of why President Kenyatta ordered energy CS to review electricity tariffs

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Details of why President Kenyatta ordered energy CS to review electricity tariffs

President Uhuru Kenyatta has directed Energy Cabinet Secretary Charles Keter to review electricity tariffs within one month to ensure the cost of power to Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) is brought down. The President, who spoke on Tuesday at the Strathmore Business School where he attended a forum on the growth of SMEs, said the government…

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Why Uhuru Kenyatta isn’t blinking on corruption matters

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Why Uhuru Kenyatta isn’t blinking on corruption matters

President Uhuru Kenyatta has come out to state his position clearly on the fight against corruption. The President has said its better losing the corrupt friends than keeping them and letting them continue looting the people of Kenya. President Uhuru Kenyatta said this while addressing small scale businesses in Kenya which have been neglected for…

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Sonko is Overworking! Governor Plans to Deliver 200k Affordable Houses

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Sonko is Overworking! Governor Plans to Deliver 200k Affordable Houses

Fresh from being ranked as the best performing governor in Kenya, Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has revealed an ambitious plan to deliver 200,000 affordable houses in Nairobi County. Sonko said the plan is part of his administration’s input towards President Uhuru Kenyatta’s Big Four Agenda. He announced that the Nairobi County Government has already embarked…

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‘Mimi Sitaongea Mambo ya watu wengine!’ Raila Dismisses Ruto

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‘Mimi Sitaongea Mambo ya watu wengine!’ Raila Dismisses Ruto

Opposition leader Raila Odinga has refused to be drawn into the Supremacy wars between himself and Deputy President William Ruto, saying he will not talk about other people. “Mimi sitaongea [kuhusu] mambo ya watu wengine (I will discuss matters to do with other people),” he said in Kiswahili, in reference to the DP’s utterances on…

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Canada’s business tycoons meet Kenyatta on ‘Big 4’ agenda

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Canada’s business tycoons meet Kenyatta on ‘Big 4’ agenda

  President Uhuru Kenyatta held talks with top Canadian captains of industry who assured him of their continued appetite to invest in Kenya. The over 25 business executives expressed their desire to partner with the Government in achieving President Kenyatta’s ‘Big 4’ pillars of development. Among them was David Kay, whose Tenor Capital company has…

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UN agree to deliver 100,000 affordable housing units in Kenya

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UN agree to deliver 100,000 affordable housing units in Kenya

President Uhuru Kenyatta on wedneday morning witnessed the signing of a deal to deliver 100,000 affordable housing units The project will be financed through a partnership between the Kenya Government and the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS). he signing of the deal took place on the sidelines of the ongoing 73rd United Nations…

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Uhuru signs another deal in New York!

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Uhuru signs another deal in New York!

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday witnessed the signing of a deal to deliver 100,000 affordable housing units to Kenyans financed through a partnership between the Kenya Government and the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS). The Head of State expressed optimism in the project that is part of his Big Four Agenda, noting that…

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