A Section of Lamu ultra-modern Port under construction.The long-awaited mega project in the Kenya, Lamu Port which is part of the Lamu Port South Sudan-Ethiopia Transport (Lapsset corridor that is among the vision 2030 development projects, is now on its final stages of completion with more that 90 percent of the works done.
H. E Governor Fahim Twaha is currently leading a delegation of Lamu leaders both elected and non elected on a special LAPSSET tour organized by KPA.President Uhuru Kenyatta will later this week officially commission the Lamu Port marking the beginning of the great journey of making Lamu a transshipment hub for the East African region, and the larger horn of African.
What This Aspiring Member of Parliament Did to an Old Woman in Kakamega that Has Left People Talking
Mumias west is a constituency in Kakamega county.The constituency is currently headed by Hon.Johnstone Manya Naicca.However, many aspirants have shown their interests in vying for the constituency seat.In recent days some have been initiating projects in an attempt to win the hearts of the voters.
Lamu Port stakeholders' briefing held at the facility ahead of the official launch on Thursday 20th May, 2021; Lamu CC, Governor Twaha, the President's Delivery Unit (PDU), representatives from Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) and LAPSSET attended the forum ahead of the docking of the first ship at the deep seaport.
Lamu Port is set to receive its first ship in the course of this month, a milestone for the LAPSET Corridor which has ambitions of being a key getaway for eastern and central Africa.A big week ahead.All eyes and attention facing towards official opening and commissioning of the Mega Lamu Port this week.
Three police officers were shot in a fierce shoot out in Lamu-Mombasa road in Lamu County on Thursday morning.The two identified as Lamek Ochieng, Susan Amondi and Benjamin Rotich attached to Lamu police base.Lamu County Police spokesman Paul Mwaniki said the masked terrorists shot three officers and took away two guns from them.
1.Hell's Gate National Park.It is a small park named after a narrow break in the cliffs of Rift Valley.The key attractions of the park are the two extinct volcanoes, gorges, obsidian caves, countless rock formations and volcanic plugs.The park has also hot springs and other geothermal features.
The Kenya Metreological department has forecasted the weather pattern for the period between 29th April to 3rd may 2021.Rainfall is expected to continue over several parts of the country however rainfall amounts are likely to reduce as the forecast period progresses.Isolated storms are likely to occur over some parts of the Highlands West of the Rift Valley.
Godfrey Gitahi Kariuki, known as GG Kariuki is said to be a Kenyan politician who entered elective politics at independence in 1963. He served as Senator representing Laikipia County and he had served several terms as Member of Parliament for Laikipia West Constituency. In addition, he is said to be Minister in both the governments of Jomo Kenyatta and Daniel arap Moi. He has an autobiography titled: Illusion of Power: Fifty Years in Kenya Politics. However, his wife Gladys Wairimu describes him as a family
Two people have been killed and one got seriously injured after a vehicle ran over an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in Lamu.Confirming the case, the Lamu County Commissioner said that the vehicle which was headed to Garissa ran over the IED before it exploded killing the two people.
Construction of the first three berths of the second Kenyan Lamu Port is now complete with one container yard ready for operation.Overall cumulative construction progress of the three berths is 90.6% and is fully funded by Government of Kenya.Operationalization of the facility to commence soon and it will strengthen Kenya's position as a regional logistic hub.
Something in the Offing?Speculations Arise as Mudavadi Holds a High Profile Meeting With This Leader
The Amani National Congress Party Leader, Hon Musalia Mudavadi on Wednesday afternoon held a high profile meeting at his office at the Musalia Mudavadi Centre.
Lamu or Lamu Town is a small town on Lamu Island, which in turn is a part of the Lamu Archipelago in Kenya.Situated 341 kilometres (212 mi) by road northeast of Mombasa that ends at Mokowe Jetty, from where the sea channel has to be crossed to reach Lamu Island.
Civil society groups drawn from Northern Kenya now want the proposed addition of 70 constituencies in the BBI bill scrapped.Under the umbrella of the Coalition of Civil Societies of Northern Kenya, the groups claim it is only the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission that is mandated to propose addition or subtraction of constituencies after boundaries review.
The entire Kajiado county and Kenya at large has been thrown into deep mourning after the cruel hand of death striked again.Alex Ole Magelo, popular Kajiado Politician and former Nairobi Assembly Speaker has succumbed to Covid-19.The Kajiado West MP aspirant passed on Tuesday, May 4, 2021 at around 8 pm according to sources.
The Kenya Metreological department has released a weather advisory I some parts of the country in the next 24 hours.According to the weatherman, the rainfall being experienced over several parts of the country is expected to continue this week.It is likely to intensify to more than 30mm in 24hrs over counties in the Lake Victoria Basin region, Counties in the Highlands West of the Rift Valley.
Kenya today positive cases are as follows; 334 from a sample size of 4155 tested in the last 24 hours have turned out positive ,329 cases are Kenyans while the remaining 5 are foreigners.18 deaths reported in the last 24 hours.A total of 164,720 positive cases has been confirmed since the arise of Covid-19,1,733,500 tests has been carried out since the start of the deadly virus.
Latest sad news being reported is that two people are feared dead and one critically injured after the vehicle they were traveling in ran over an IED in Lamu East. The sad news has been reported by Lamu County Commissioner, Irungu Macharia. @NationBreaking TWO KILLED, 1 critically injured after their vehicle ran over an IED in Lamu East; Lamu County Commissioner Irungu Macharia confirms. https://t.co/UntOHt0Rdc According to Nation Africa, One person is also reported to have been critically injured during the
The Kenya Metreological department has forecasted the weather pattern for the month of may.May marks the cessation of the Long Rains season over several parts of the country except for the Coastal region and Western Kenya.The outlook for May 2021 indicates that several parts of the Lake Victoria Basin region and Western Kenya.
Sources: KMD through Facebook page.According to the Kenya Meteorological department, the heavy rainfall being experienced over several parts of the country is expected to continue throughout this week.It is likely to intensify to more than 30 mm in 24 hours over several counties.The counties in the Lake Victoria Basin region, counties in the Highlands of West of Rift valley and along the coastline from 3rd to 6th of May 2021.