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.

Kenyan government reaffirms its support for the education of children with disabilities

Kenyan government reaffirms its support for the education of children with disabilities

The ministry of education has reaffirmed its commitment to transforming schools to become inclusive for all students, including those with disabilities.

Speaking at Ubuntu Conference in Kasarani, State Department for University Education and Research PS, Simon Nabukwesi stated that to achieve inclusive quality education, it is crucial to focus on special needs education in Kenya.

KFS intensifies its nationwide tree-planting campaign

KFS intensifies its nationwide tree-planting campaign

Kenya Forest Services (KFS) has stepped up its tree-planting exercise across the country.

In a statement posted on their Twitter account, KFS said that tree planting activities are being conducted countrywide.

“The service in conjunction with educational institutions planted 650 seedlings in schools together with students and the local communities,” the statement in part.