More female graduates in Kilifi County 

More female graduates in Kilifi County 

By Ian Mutiso
Girl child empowerment through vocational training has contributed to more women graduating in Kilifi.
Speaking during a graduation ceremony on Thursday, Clara Chonga, the county executive member for education, vocational training, and ICT, expressed her excitement with the number of girls graduating from traditionally male-dominated fields.

President Ruto officially launches the Hustler Fund

President Ruto officially launches the Hustler Fund

By Patrick Chiriba and Jael Jepkemoi
President William Ruto on Wednesday launched the eagerly awaited Hustler Fund at Green Park Terminus in Nairobi.
Speaking during the launch, the president said the fund would be vital in unlocking economic equality in the country.
“I am happy that from today we shall all be equal as Kenyans. This is the fund that is going to equalize all the people of Kenya so that every citizen can know that they matter and they count,” he said.

Youths urged to take the lead in tackling climate change

Youths urged to take the lead in tackling climate change

By Ian Mutiso
Youths have been urged to actively participate in climate change challenge initiatives for sustainability and continuity in making the world a better place.
Azeb Asrat, Rotary Club International District Governor said youngsters have the energy and potential to significantly contribute to humanitarian efforts to combat the negative effects of climate change.

FIFA lifts indefinite ban on Kenyan football

FIFA lifts indefinite ban on Kenyan football

Kenyan football has received a reprieve after FIFA lifted the suspension imposed on the country early this year.
The world football governing body confirmed the ban lift in a letter addressed to the Federation of Kenyan Football (FKF) CEO, Barry Otieno.
FIFA said the decision to lift the ban was arrived at following the reinstatement of FKF Executive Committee by Sports Cabinet Secretary Ababu Namwamba.

Boost for tourism as MS World Odyssey ship docks at Mombasa Port

Boost for tourism as MS World Odyssey ship docks at Mombasa Port

Cabinet Secretary for tourism, wildlife, and heritage Peninah Malonza received the ‘World Odyssey’ cruise ship at the Mombasa port on Monday.
The 800 tourists on board docked for a five-day stay on the island.
Speaking to the press, CS Malonza noted that the arrival of a cruise ship after a four-year absence of such vessels is promising for the region’s struggling tourism industry.