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CAREER-JOBS

Top Paying Careers In Agriculture.

Environmental scientist National average salary: $72,032 per year Primary duties: Environmental scientists apply the scientific method and their knowledge of ecology, biology and additional disciplines to protecting the environment.These professionals often assist in the cleanup of polluted areas, the advocacy of wildlife habitats and the research and development of agricultural practices that will have the least harmful impacts on the natural environment.

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Top Paying Careers In Agriculture.

SOCIETY

Prepare For The Heavy Rains If You Live In The Following Parts Of The Country

Sources: Kenya Meteorological Department through Facebook.The mandate of the Kenya Meteorological department is to provide timely early warning weather and climate information for safety of life, protection of property and conservation of natural environment.This mandate is enchored on executive orders on the the government of Kenya and the World Meteorological Organisation Convention.

  9 days ago
Prepare For The Heavy Rains If You Live In The Following Parts Of The Country

SOCIETY

KMD Announces Heavy Rainfall Across The Country, See Whether Your Area Will Be Affected

Sources: Kenya Meteorological department through Facebook.The Kenya Meteorological department has a mandate of providing timely early warning weather and climate information for safety of life, protection of property and conservation of natural environment.This mandate is enchored on executive orders on the structure and Organisation of the Government of Kenya and the World Meteorological Organisation Convention.

  3 days ago
KMD Announces Heavy Rainfall Across The Country, See Whether Your Area Will Be Affected

ENVIRONMENT

Two Men Arrested In Possession Of Wild Meat

Wild meat is a meat obtained from wild animals.Wild animals are animals not domesticated by man but can be reserved for the benefit of the country.They can be reserved in game parks, game reserves and sanctuaries.Two men have been arrested at around 0030 hours today at Ngama area within Mashuuru Sub-County in Kajiado County while in possession of approximately 180kgs and half kilograms of zebra and dik-dik meat respectively.

  13 days ago
Two Men Arrested In Possession Of Wild Meat

POLITICS

Uhuru Makes a 'Surprise' Stopover In Naivasha On His Way Back From NYS Pass out In Gilgil

President uhuru Kenyatta made a surprise Stop over at Soysambu Conservancy in Naivasha as he was on his way back from the National Youth Service Pass out at Gilgil.During his stopover, the president met with Sports cabinet secretary Amina Mohammed.The ARC Equator Rally is ongoing in Naivasha and it has attracted 33 drivers.

  18 days ago
Uhuru Makes a 'Surprise' Stopover In Naivasha On His Way Back From NYS Pass out In Gilgil

ENTERTAINMENT

Michelle Obama Celebrates The Young Girl From Kenya on The Happy Earth Day.

The Wife to the former president of the United States of America,Michelle Obama has celebrated the young girl from kenya on the world Happy Earth Day which is normally celebrated a day like today every year.In her Facebook page, Michelle celebrated Ellyanne Wanjiku for the tremendous job of planting trees in kenya by conserving the environment.

  19 days ago
Michelle Obama Celebrates The Young Girl From Kenya on The Happy Earth Day.

ENVIRONMENT

Kenya Forest Service Launched a K9 Unit which will Use Security Trained dogs Within its Enforcement

The Kenya Forest Service has launched a K9 unit.The Chief Conservator of forest Mr.Julius Kamau commisioned the canine (K9) Unit arm of Kenya Forest Service into operation.The service has officially intergrated the use of security trained dogs within its enforcement.It has also integrated the use of compliance division (ENCOM) as one of it strategies to complement human capital and increase capacity on matters of forest protection conservation and management to deal with the ever-changing dynamics of forest related crimes.He said the Unit will enhance forest patrol and detection of illegal forest produce.

  12 days ago
Kenya Forest Service Launched a K9 Unit which will Use Security Trained dogs Within its Enforcement

ENVIRONMENT

Governor Alfred Mutua Leads a Powerful Delegation for a Tree Planting Excercise in Machakos

Tree planting is one of the method of conserving environment.Today Machakos governor Alfred Mutua led a powerful delegation for a tree planting excercise at Yatta subcounty in Machakos county.The leaders included Kericho governor Prof. Paul Chepkwony, Mr. Joel Kitili from the ministry of environment and forestry, Machakos deputy governor Francis Maliti, Machakos county commissioner Mr. Fredrick Ndunga and other distinguished guests.

  12 days ago
Governor Alfred Mutua Leads a Powerful Delegation for a Tree Planting Excercise in Machakos

ENVIRONMENT

Kenya has Launched its First Ever National Wildlife Census Covering both land and Aquatic Wildlife

The two month exercise is fully funded by the Government of Kenya and will be executed by the Ministry of Tourism and Wildlife, Kenya Wildlife Service and the newly created Wildlife Research &Training Institute.The census will be carried out in Kenya’s Conservation areas and key wildlife rich counties.

  4 days ago
Kenya has Launched its First Ever National Wildlife Census Covering both land and Aquatic Wildlife

ENVIRONMENT

Top Beautiful Places You Would Admire To Visit in Laikipia County

Laikipia county is usually ranked county 031.It is in this county that we have most of wild animals.It has multiple number of ranches and game reserves where is the home of wild animals.We have ranches and wildlife conservancies.Some of which are Laikipia ranch, ol-jogi wildlife conservancy, ADC mutara ranch, Ol-Pejeta wildlife conservancy, Impala and many more.Almost all of these ranches are located on the Eastern parts of the county.These ranches is where mostly beef cattle are kept(Borana).

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Top Beautiful Places You Would Admire To Visit in Laikipia County

ENVIRONMENT

The Number Of White Rhinos In Kenya

The white rhino otherwise known as square-lipped rhinoceros, is one of the largest extant of the rhinoceros, in fact, it is the second largest land mammal after the elephant.Did you know that 98.8% of white rhinos are just in 4 African countries?( south Africa, Namibia, Zimbabwe and Kenya).

  12 days ago
The Number Of White Rhinos In Kenya

ENVIRONMENT

What Kenyans Need to Know About the Ongoing National Wildlife Census Countrywide

Kenyan government through the ministry of tourism and wildlife launched the first ever national wildlife census today at Shimba Hills national reserve in conjunction with the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) and Wildlife Research and Training Institute.However, majority of kenyans are not aware of the need to conduct this census as it has never happened ever before in the country.As citizens of this country everyone ought to know the importance of this census and how it will help Kenyan wildlife.

  4 days ago
What Kenyans Need to Know About the Ongoing National Wildlife Census Countrywide

POLITICS

Energetic President Uhuru Attends Another Event After NYS Pass-Out in Gilgil

President Uhuru Kenyatta did not directly head to State House after attending National Youth Service (NYS) in Gilgil.The President on Saturday presided over the NYS pass-out where several youths graduated from the youth service.On his way back to Nairobi, the President made a stopover at Soysambu Conservancy in Naivasha.

  18 days ago
Energetic President Uhuru Attends Another Event After NYS Pass-Out in Gilgil

OTHERS

Michelle Obama Wows Netizens After Celebrating Kenya's Young Environmentalist on Earth Day

Ellyanne Wanjiku Githae is a 10-year-old environmentalist from Kenya. Image courtesy The world commemorates Earth Day on 22nd day of April each year with focus on protecting the environment. The theme for this year 2021 is Restore Our Earth. This year is the 51st anniversary of the annual celebrations. Former US First Lady Michelle Obama joined other world leaders in marking this day by sharing an article from Global Citizen that highlighted five young women and girls across the globe who are making efforts

  19 days ago
Michelle Obama Wows Netizens After Celebrating Kenya's Young Environmentalist on Earth Day

ENVIRONMENT

Happy Labour Day: CCF Encourages Kenyans to Plant Trees Countrywide

Kenya Forest Service, in the spirit of Labour Day, encourages all Kenyans to undertake tree growing and uphold conservation practices to enjoy the benefits that trees offer.The Chief Conservator of Forests Mr. Julius Kamau has noted the importance of forests and trees in touching people's lives, mitigating the effects of climate change and addressing challenges posed by the current COVID19 pandemic.

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Happy Labour Day: CCF Encourages Kenyans to Plant Trees Countrywide

ENVIRONMENT

Kenya Forest Service Launches A K9 Unit

The Chief Conservator of Forests (CCF) Mr. Julius Kamau has today commissioned the Canine (K9) Unit arm of Kenya Forest Service into operation.The Service has officially integrated the use of security trained dogs within its enforcement and compliance division (ENCOM) as one of its strategies to complement human capital and increase capacity on matters of forest protection, conservation and management to deal with the ever-changing dynamics of forest-related crimes.

  12 days ago
Kenya Forest Service Launches A K9 Unit

SOCIETY

Prepare For Heavy Rains From Today If You Live In These Counties

Sources: Kenya Meteorological Department through Facebook.The Kenya Meteorological department is mandated to provide timely early warning weather and climate information for safety life, protection of property and consecration of natural environment.This mandate is enchored on executive orders on the structure and conservation of the government of Kenya and the World Meteorological Organisation.

  14 days ago
Prepare For Heavy Rains From Today If You Live In These Counties

SOCIETY

MP, Geoffrey and Journalists Arrested in Embu as Evictions Continue

A group of journalists and Mbeere South MP Hon.Geoffrey King'ang'i Arrested and are being held at Yatta Police Station.Among the journalists arrested are KTN reporter Daniel Moige and the cameraman Muriithi Mugo.The Eviction is currently being carried out by the Tana and Athi River Development Authority [TARDA].

  17 days ago
MP, Geoffrey and Journalists Arrested in Embu as Evictions Continue

SPORTS

Lewa Marathon to take Place Virtually On June 26

The annual Lewa Safari Marathon will for the second one year jogging be taking area in reality on June 26, 2021 because of the Covid-19 pandemic.The organisers Tusk and Lewa are encouraging runners anywhere to lace up their footwear and be a part of the undertaking, in support of Kenya’s communities and natural world.

  19 days ago
Lewa Marathon to take Place Virtually On June 26

SOCIETY

Kisumu County Unveils One of the Ways they Are Going to Use to Reduce Air Pollution

Air is one of the many types of environmental pollution that negatively impact our environment.Several measures have always been laid down to help reduce it.

  2 months ago
Kisumu County Unveils One of the Ways they Are Going to Use to Reduce Air Pollution