State to ensure affordable housing scheme succeeds

The government will resort to voluntary levying so as to partly finance the affordable housing programme should the case filed in court opposing the levy deductions be decided otherwise. According to Government Spokesperson, Col. (Rtd)...

Police investigating cause of fire at Malik Heights in Nairobi

Police are investigating the cause of Monday night inferno at Malik Heights building along Ngong Road, Nairobi, that destroyed property worth millions of shillings. The nine storey building, which hosts a car bazaar, restaurant,...

Sonko says he doesn’t owe Esther Passaris an apology

Nairobi County Governor Mike Mbuvi sonko says he will not retract nor apologise for the remarks he made towards woman representative Esther Passaris during the Madaraka day celebrations over the weekend.  In a Facebook post,...
Weatherman warns of heavy rains in the next two days

Met department warns of flash floods in Nairobi, Western Kenya

Several parts of the country are currently experiencing heavy rainfall and there are warnings of possible floods. The Kenya Meteorological Department had issued an advisory warning of potential flash floods and landslides in Nairobi and...

UN-Habitat outlines five resolutions in its assembly

The UN-Habitat Assembly that ended Friday passed five resolutions focusing on the implementation of the  New Urban Agenda The Five resolutions to be adopted focuses on safer cities, implementation of the New Urban Agenda, achieving gender...

County plan to help Nairobi in fight against violent extremism

Nairobi County is developing a County Action Plan (CAP) that will help Counter Violent Extremism (CVE) and terrorist activities in Nairobi. Nairobi County Commissioner Flora Mworoa who associated extremism problem with social, political and health...

Suspects in Sharon murder case want Judge to step aside

Two suspects charged alongside Migori governor Okoth Obado in the murder case of the Rongo University student Sharon Otieno now want Justice Jessie Lessit to step aside on basis of bias and discrimination. The...
Martha Delgado elected as President of the first session of the UN-Habitat Assembly

Martha Delgado elected President of UN-Habitat Assembly

Delegates from the Member States of the United Nations elected Martha Delgado, Under Secretary of Multilateral Affairs and Human Rights at the Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs, as President of the first session of...

UN-Habitat calls for faster acceleration of new urbanisation agenda

The UN-Habitat Executive Director General Maimuna Mohammed says there is a need to accelerate the new urban agenda focusing on passing the resolutions and provide strategic guidance on cities management. Maimuna says National and local...
First UN-Habitat Assembly focuses on innovation to transform lives in global cities, towns

First UN-Habitat Assembly focuses on innovation to transform lives in global cities, towns

UN-Habitat, the United Nations Agency and focal point on sustainable urbanization, officially opens its first UN-Habitat Assembly on Monday. The week-long event will be attended by four Heads of State, over 40 ministers and high-level...
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