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TRAVEL

How Kenyan Government Officials Splashed Ksh3 Billion on Foreign Trips Despite Covid-19 Travel Ban

Despite Covid-19 travel restrictions, State officials reportedly spent Ksh3billion as expenditure on foreign trips this year. The huge expenditure comes at a time when the government has been struggling to fund key projects. According to a report by the Controller of Budget (COB) for the 2020/21 fiscal year, Foreign Affairs' Ministry topped in the list of spenders consuming 40% of the total travel expenditure.

  1 month ago ago
How Kenyan Government Officials Splashed Ksh3 Billion on Foreign Trips Despite Covid-19 Travel Ban

TRAVEL

No Entry Fee For The Elderly At Nairobi National Park During 75th Commemoration-Government Declares

The Ministry of Tourism on Thursday, November 25, announced free entry to the Nairobi National Park for residents aged 75 years or more. The senior citizens, joined by a person of their choice and a driver, will be permitted free passage on December 16, 2021, when Nairobi National Park will celebrate its 75th commemoration.

  9 days ago ago
No Entry Fee For The Elderly At Nairobi National Park During 75th Commemoration-Government Declares

TRAVEL

'Its Uniqueness And Attractiveness Captures Attention Of Many' Why Subukia Town Should Be Recognized

In Kenya tourists visits various areas such as physical, historical, geographical and natural settings.Subukia escarpment in Nakuru County is an area that has an extraordinary layout and design. Subukia town located on a valley and is surrounded by mountains.This results to cool and warm climate in the area which favours favours crops and daily farming.In addition, the roads to the town centre are long_curved with unique construction designs.

  5 months ago ago
'Its Uniqueness And Attractiveness Captures Attention Of Many' Why Subukia Town Should Be Recognized

POLITICS

Updates: Daughter of Top Principal Secretary in President Uhuru Kenyatta's Government Passes on

A file photo of president Uhuru Kenyatta with PS Safina Kwekwe. Principal Secretary in charge of the Ministry of Tourism Madam Safina Kwekwe has lost her daughter Saumu Dzame Mohamed Ngando. This has been revealed by State House through a message of comfort that has been sent to the family of the Principal Secretary by the Head of State president Uhuru Kenyatta.

  2 months ago ago
Updates: Daughter of Top Principal Secretary in President Uhuru Kenyatta's Government Passes on

SOCIETY

Will Bars And Restaurants Close At 7Pm? The Government Spokesman clarifies

Yesterday was like a big day for Kenyans, Bar owners, Hotels, Restaurants and business owners.This is after the president vacated the night curfew which has been in effect for almost one year now.Speaking while addressing the Kenyans During Mashujaa day celebrations the president lifted curfew but cautioned Kenyans against not observing Covid-19 measures.

  1 month ago ago
Will Bars And Restaurants Close At 7Pm? The Government Spokesman clarifies

POLITICS

What a beauty! Kenyans left talking after waking up to a morning picture of their new marketer

Beauty is a good thing both to the eyes of the beholder and all the people. It is always there for everyone to see and as they say, many people do something called 'kukula kwa macho'. Here in Kenya, there are very many beautiful ladies out there to an extent that one can easily become confused if told to chose, but above all, there has been one outstanding lady that could not be ignored. Her beauty was just enough to be appreciated. The good thing is that it was appreciated. President Uhuru Kenyatta's government

  10 months ago ago
What a beauty! Kenyans left talking after waking up to a morning picture of their new marketer

SOCIETY

Confusion Over Post-curfew Operational Rules as Police Orders Contrast The Ministry's

A day after Uhuru's lifting of the dusk-to-dawn curfew, the Kenya Police Service (NPS) and the Ministry of Tourism have found themselves at loggerheads over the operational hours of restaurants and bars. Photo: Night Club (Courtesy) This has left Kenyans in a state of confusion about whether they are actually expected to be out of the bars and restaurants by 7pm as it was previously stated or they should continue having fun in the joints throughout the night.

  1 month ago ago
Confusion Over Post-curfew Operational Rules as Police Orders Contrast The Ministry's

POLITICS

Kalembe Ndile: I Wanted to be a Priest Before I Joined Politics

Kalembe says he wanted to be a priest; His dream backfired because he was already married!Photo courtesy I have always been captivated by the outgoing Kibwezi MP Kalembe Ndile, who was an assistant minister in the Ministry of Tourism.

  8 months ago ago
Kalembe Ndile: I Wanted to be a Priest Before I Joined Politics

POLITICS

Members Of Parliament Exposed For Lying They Are Travelling Home So They Can Pocket Sh 11 Million

Auditor General Nancy Gathungu is unearthing some worrying financial misappropriation in the country. Just a day after she revealed that Ministry of Tourism was paying Sh 352 Million illegally, now it has emerged Members of Parliament are conning the taxpayer millions out of mileage allowance. Nancy said that in the 2020 financial year, MPs received Sh 11 Million on travel allowance under false pretense.

  5 months ago ago
Members Of Parliament Exposed For Lying They Are Travelling Home So They Can Pocket Sh 11 Million

ENVIRONMENT

Ministry of Tourism has Allowed Slaughter of Donkeys For Meat

Having meat as food is always associated with the rich in Kenya since it's price is not affordable by most individual.They are always after the cow and goat meat.Well the ministry of tourism has allowed the slaughter of donkey for meat as they conduct census.

  7 months ago ago
Ministry of Tourism has Allowed Slaughter of Donkeys For Meat

POLITICS

Lupita Nyong'o supported by Kenyans Against Allegations raised By CS Tourism Najib Balala

Cabinet secretary found himself on the wrong side this weekend after allegations he raised against the Wakanda Actress Lupita Nyong'o.Najib Balala claimed that his ministry tried to reach out for her 5 yrs ago tone appointed as Kenyans Tourism Ambassador but she was nowhere to be found. This has just come a week after British supermodel Naomi Campbell was appointed to that role.Many Kenyans have reacted against her appointment in social media complaining how Kenya has many personalities who have quality for

  10 months ago ago
Lupita Nyong'o supported by Kenyans Against Allegations raised By CS Tourism Najib Balala

ENTERTAINMENT

Lupita Nyong'o Hits Back At Najib Balala For Claiming She Was Inaccessible For 5 Years

The celebrated Kenyan Grammy Award Winning actress and writer Lupita Nyong'o has sarcastically responded to the Tourism CS Najib Balala's claim that the ministry settled on the British Supermodel Naomi Campbell as the magical Kenya's international ambassador because Lupita Nyong'o was inaccessible for a period of five years. On January 12th, Naomi Campbell landed a lucrative job in the Ministry of Tourism where she was appointed as the Magical Kenya's International Ambassador, a move that sparked uproars on

  10 months ago ago
Lupita Nyong'o Hits Back At Najib Balala For Claiming She Was Inaccessible For 5 Years

ENTERTAINMENT

"Najib Balala Umejiaibisha" Uproar After Lupita Responded To Balala Claims That She Was Inaccessible

Najib Balala has been trending lately because of his decision to appoint Naomi Campbell as Magical Kenya international ambassador. Najib Balala defended his decision by saying that Naomi had offered to market the country due to her love and commitment to Kenya. He explained why he didn't appoint Lupita Nyong'o to take the position. He said that he had tried to reach Lupita but it was all in vain. (Photo| Courtsey) Lupita Nyong'o responded to the claims sarcastically in her Twitter handle saying, "Me when I hear

  10 months ago ago

ENTERTAINMENT

Najib Balala Busted! Lupita Nyong'o Exposes Ministry of Tourism Badly In This Tweet

The cabinet secretary for tourism Najib Balala has come under extreme criticism on social media after celebrated actress Lupita Nyong'o negatively exposed his ministry. It all started when English model and actress Naomi Campbell was appointed as Magical Kenya’s international ambassador. The appointment sparked uproar among Kenyans who protested citing that the role should have been given to Lupita Nyong'o who has risen to become an international star. CS Najib, later on, came to explain that his ministry

  10 months ago ago
Najib Balala Busted! Lupita Nyong'o Exposes Ministry of Tourism Badly In This Tweet

ENTERTAINMENT

Lupita disses Najib Balala

Oscar-award winning actress Lupita Nyong'o has today responded to claims that she is "inaccessible" to the Ministry of Tourism. The declare had been made by way of Tourism CS Najib Balala at the same time as he defended the government's choice of incredible model Naomi Campbell as its worldwide ambassador. "Lupita has commitments and her managers can not allow us to get admission to her. We’ve spent the last 5 years searching out for Lupita," Nation quoted CS Balala. Through her verified twitter account, Lupita

  10 months ago ago
Lupita disses Najib Balala

ENTERTAINMENT

Lupita Nyong'o Slammed By Bitter Kenyans After Her Reaction To CS Balala

Lupita Nyong'o is Kenyan actress who is also the daughter to Anyang' Nyong'o. She featured in American film Black Panther in 2018 where she played the role of Nakia. She was also awarded the Academy Award, becoming the sixth black actress to win the award and the first African actress to win the award. Today she woke the kenyan on twitter when she laughed at Tourism CS Balala after the CS said the actress had been inaccessible for the last 5 years and this was after the appointment of Naomi Campbell to be Magical

  10 months ago ago
Lupita Nyong'o Slammed By Bitter Kenyans After Her Reaction To CS Balala

ENTERTAINMENT

Lupita’s sarcastic reply to Balala excites the internet

American based actor Lupita Nyong’o has chided back at the Kenyan government for claiming that she was inaccessible for a role as Magic Kenya brand ambassador. “I know everybody is asking why not Lupita. Lupita has commitments and her managers cannot allow us to access her. We’ve spent the last five years looking for Lupita,” the CS said. The Ministry of Tourism had last week picked British model Naomi Campbell for the role eliciting reactions from Kenyans who questioned why they overlooked Lupita. Balala’s

  10 months ago ago
Lupita’s sarcastic reply to Balala excites the internet

ENTERTAINMENT

Lupita Nyongo Responds to Claims By Balala That She Hasn't Been Accessible for Five Years

Kenya is probably lucky to have been the home to one of the greatest black African actors in Hollywood. In this case I am talking about Kisumu Governor Anyang' Nyong'o's daughter Lupita Nyongo. Her name has been in the media lately after the Ministry of Tourism through its Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala announced Naomi Campbell as Magical Kenya's International Ambassador. Today,CS Balala stated that Lupita Nyongo that people have been talking about lately to have been the best for the ambassadorial position

  10 months ago ago
Lupita Nyongo Responds to Claims By Balala That She Hasn't Been Accessible for Five Years

ENTERTAINMENT

Lupita Nyongo Trolled On Twitter After She Gave A Reply To The Ministry Of Tourism

Lupita Nyongo has been trolled today on twitter after the sentiments she made about the ministry of tourism. For those who may not know, the Ministry of Tourism recently appointed Naomi Campbel who is an outsider to act as a tourism ambassador. What angered Kenyan's most was the fact that she was chosen at the expense of our own Kenyans. Kenyans gave a suggestion on Lupita Nyongo who is one Kenyan representing us well internationally. And today there were reports from the ministry of tourism suggesting that

  10 months ago ago
Lupita Nyongo Trolled On Twitter After She Gave A Reply To The Ministry Of Tourism

ENTERTAINMENT

This is why Kenyans are unhappy with Lupita thanks to CS Balala.

The hastag #lupita has been trending at the number one spot for most part of the morning on Friday, 22nd January. Kenyans have had mixed reactions to the communication relayed by Tourism Cabinet Secretary, Najib Balala, exposing how Lupita has frustrated his attempts to reach to her for a possible endorsement deal. Some kenyans replied angrily while some tried to give the Oscar winning Actress a second chance to hear her side of the story. Wonder what must have caused all the online fuss? Well, let me serve

  10 months ago ago
This is why Kenyans are unhappy with Lupita thanks to CS Balala.