A well paying job is not the best pathway out of poverty as most of people think. You can still work so hard in your well paying job but still end up in poverty. It's after retirement when your eyes opens so focus on making money first then save and invest if you really want to eradicate poverty.
Most Kenyan citizens believe that through county governments, the poor will definitely become poorer. The gap between the poor and the rich will immensely widen unless corruption, nepotism and tribalism are stopped by the citizens themselves and the courts. According to the latest research their are counties that are considered the poorest and some the richest due to some incredible factors such as lifestyle, infrastructure among other things.
According to Kenya National Bureau of Statistics, the rate of unemployment rate in Kenya stands at 35% as the number of graduates continues to increase drastically every year. It is important for young people to create jobs through small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to avoid engaging in crimes including drug abuse, theft, human trafficking and defilement that either leaves you dead or in prison.
Following the hard times of the economic activities brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic, members of the public are suffering from loss of jobs,unpaid leaves,and this results to a hard time in terms of raising money. According to Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS),atleast 30.5% Kenyan households were unable to pay May rent on agreed times,about 21.5% were unable to pay April rent on time, at least 43.2% of the active labour force is not contributing to economic activities due to the pandemic Covi
The Iteso people are a Nilotic ethnic group found in eastern Uganda and western Kenya who are believed to have migrated from Abyssinia. Due to separation that occurred during the scramble and partition of Africa, the Iteso people reside in two countries; Kenya and Uganda. According to statistics on Kenya National Bureau of Statistics database, the Iteso people in Kenya amount to 578000 people residing in Busia county, south of Mt.
According to Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) report about the richest counties in Kenya by the year 2020, which looked at several different dimensions such as physical development, nutrition, health, education, child protection, information, water, sanitation and housing. From this report, the following counties have been listed as the top ten richest counties: 1.Nairobi According to the report by the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics, the Kenya's capital city is the far away richest county in the
Foreign direct investment (FDI) in Kenya inched closer to Sh1 trillion in 2019, with massive inflows from multilateral institutions, a new survey has shown. The Foreign Investment Survey 2020 estimated the country's stock of FDI at sh940 billion, accounting for the largest share of foreign liabilities at 52.9 per cent.
Since Corona virus struck the country, the economy of Kenya has been struggling. Many lost their jobs and others went on compulsory pay cuts. Since most people are affected, landlords have to accept that they are not a special case. All people will suffer before the coronavirus comes under control. According to Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS), 21% of people could not be able to pay rent in the month of April. As reports suggest, over 30% of Kenyans households will not pay their rent on time. The
Two thieves have faced it Rough in Kapkwen, Bomet County. From the Photos shared online, one of the alleged thief has been burnt to death, his lifeless body is seen lying on the ground. . From the sources, another alleged thief managed to escape. Photo of a burn car can also be seen. Cases of robbery and theft have been on the rise over the past few months. This has been attributed to the hardship caused the Coronavirus pandemic. Majority of Citizens who use to depend on hand to mouth kind of Jobs are now Jobless
As you continue to offer services in whichever place you work or plan to work, you should beware that some people are earning huge. By the very nature of some best paying careers around the world, some responsibilities attract extremely high remunerative packages. While making to the very top takes a few more years, there is no denying that the fruits of the hard labor are worth the wait. Equipped with a bachelor's degree in Kenya and hopefully in the correct field should give you high hopes of drawing some
1st may marks labour day in our country every year.During today's celebration for the labour day ,the following guests attended the celebration in state house Nairobi: Cabinet secretary of labour mr. Simon, general secretary for COTU Francis Atwoli and other leaders.The event was attended by a few individuals due to covid-19 protocols and maintaining of social distance.The president of republic of kenya and commander in chief of the kenya defence forces was to address the nation .As we can say ,the presidential speech was muchly important and awaited as many Kenyans are expecting the removal of partial lockdown put on the following counties; Nairobi,Nakuru, Kiambu,Kajiado and Machokos due to increase in the Covid 19 infection.
Use of number plates was invented in 1903 by Dutch authorities.Motor Car Act later came and kicked of on 1st January 1904.There are five types of number plates prefix system being one of them.Prefix system was used for the period between 1983 to 2001. Prefix system has its own uniqueness one being it uses letters from A to Y but excludes some letters like I,O,U,Q and Z for some reasons. Prefix style had one number followed by three letters where the prefix letter denoted age of the vehicle. Letter I was not
The abusive politics that have begun to erupt in this country are proof that Kenyans have not learned anything from the corona virus epidemic that has shaken the world. It is unfortunate that Kenyans are still applauding and applauding politicians who promote provocative politics and insults that are not good for the country's economy and prosperity. The corona virus epidemic has clearly shown that the country's economy is weak.The corona catastrophe has exposed the deteriorating situation in the health sector
Today,Kenya National Bureau Of Statistics(KNBS),donated 45000 gadgets to 5 African countries that will assist them to undertake census.
Youths employed under the Kazi Mtaani program (Photo Courtesy) Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) has reported that unemployment rate in the country has increased by two folds. In the latest report released by the KNBS, the unemployment rate in Kenya has increased from 5.2% to 10.4% with 1.7 million Kenyans losing jobs between April and June. Since the declaration of Covid-19 pandemic in the country in March, businesses and companies have had a rough time coping with the tide. Many businesses have been
Ultimately, the President waded into the revenue allocation debate yesterday.And guess what? He implicitly threw his weight behind the rich counties furore! He was quoted in the media as saying: "Why is it being said that Nairobi is a rich city, yet there are people in Korogocho who still use flying toilets. Don't they have a right to the money. The truth will come out." Korogocho is in Nairobi. It implies there is no such thing as rich or poor counties as even Nairobi has the poor. I beg to disagree! According
Nairobi has been listed as the top richiest county in Kenya according to Kenya National Bureau Of Statistics. This could steer a heated debate on the current formula on revenue allocation bill which is in stalemate for along time now. The Mt. Kenya region counties are listed among the richest, and thus could escalate the divisions caused on how the revenue would be shared among the counties. The report came amid the time the debate will be tabled on the Senate today, where the two opposing sides has not yet
The number of COVID-19 cases in Kenya stands as 42. This approximately a fortnight since the first case was confirmed on March 13, of a lady who had traveled from the United States of America via London. The outbreak has impacted many industries in Kenya among them the Manufacturing industry. The manufacturing industry is one of the largest contributors of the country’s Gross Domestic Product. According to Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS), 10.3 percent of GDP is attained from manufacturing. The
Unemployment is a major factor affecting youths in Kenya. Approximately, 800 000 graduates enter the labor market every year. Kenya National Bureau of Statistics released a damning reality about unemployment rate in the country this month. The youth unemployment rate is estimated to be around 35% against overall country's unemployment rate of 10%. In KNBS's latest quarterly labor force report, it was found that unemployment rate for youths between the age of 20-24 stands at 12.5%. This state of youth unemployment
The board of Kenya National Bureau of Statistics(KNBS) has picked an Macdonald Obudho to take over as the new Director General. Obudho will replace Mr Zachary Mwangi whose term on the post ended on Friday. Obudho is equally qualified & fit for the task Mr Obudho has worked with KNBS for over two decades now. He has been with KNBS since 1995 serving on different capacities, working as the agency's Director incharge of population and Social statistics. Mr Obudho holds a bachelor's degree in statistics from