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Kenya: South Rift New Coffee Frontier, Say Researchers

Kenya: South Rift New Coffee Frontier, Say Researchers

Coffee researchers have identified the South Rift region as the next coffee production zone in the country.Coffee Research Foundation officials said with the declining coffee plantations in central Kenya due to real estate growth, Bomet and Kericho counties are their next target for coffee growing in the country due to their high potential.

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Kibaki stops MPs from watering down poll law

President Mwai Kibaki

President Kibaki has rejected a controversial Bill that would have allowed MPs to change parties without losing their seats.The President also gave politicians without university education, including at least 80 MPs, a reprieve when he rejected the Bill requiring that those seeking elective positions in the Senate and Parliament must have degrees.

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Kenya's "budget explorer" to boost management of public funds

Kenya's "budget explorer" to boost management of public funds

Kenyans will have a greater say in the management of public funds in future after civil society lobbies on Monday launched a web portal to help track allocation and use of money by various sectors of the economy.

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Kenya: Row Rocks New Wilson Airport Fencing Project

Kenya: Row Rocks New Wilson Airport Fencing Project

CONTROVERSY has hit the new fencing project at Wilson Airport with claims that some land has hived off for private development. The Kenya Airport Authority project is being funded by the World Bank. Despite the concerns over the genuine boundary, the fencing of the airport is continuing as scheduled.

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