No year has proven to be a momentous year for environmental management and conservation in Kenya than 2022. On June 16, 2022, the Senate passed the Sustainable Waste Management Bill, 2021, giving rise to a new order for efficient waste management, and propelling Kenya a

KENYA Hoteliers, traders jostle for piece of KSh6bn rally windfall Palatial homeowners with spacious grounds in Naivasha are hurriedly setting up tents to cash in on the windfall from the World Rally Championship. With lodging spaces having been problematic during last year’s event, ingenuity is

 Legislative Supplements, 2022 The Crops (Miraa) Regulations, 2022.  The Crops (Coffee) (General) (Amendment) Regulations, 2022. Acts, 2022 The Military Veterans Act, 2022. JUDICIARY The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, Martha Koome, gazetted notice of the following:  The Supreme Court recess shall commence on Monday,

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY  The National Assembly has entered into Sine Die Recess (Indefinite suspension of sittings).  SENATE  Statement  Senate Majority Leader Samuel Poghisio made a Statement on the Business of the Senate. Motion The Senate approved the raising of the debt ceiling by the National Government

ELGEYO MARAKWET The Governor of Elgeyo Marakwet County, Alex Tanui Tolgos, has appointed various persons to be members of the County Public Service Board. ISIOLO The Isiolo County Executive Committee Member in-charge of Health Services has reappointed persons to serve as members of the Isiolo

KENYA DCI links Sakaja to global crime ring as ‘fake’ degree saga takes another twist  Nairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja was Thursday night facing arrest after the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) said that he was a suspect in an international criminal syndicate even as his

KENYA Grain stuck at Tanzania border due to new import requirement Tanzania has imposed a new requirement on grain traders to get an export permit before shipping maize into the country, in a policy shift that has locked already bought stocks of grain by Kenyan

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY  The National Assembly has entered into Sine Die Recess (Indefinite suspension of sittings).  SENATE Communication from the Chair The Speaker of the Senate received a message from the Speaker of the National Assembly regarding the passage of the County Allocation of Revenue Bill

NAIROBI The Governor of Nairobi City County has appointed various persons as County Environment Committee Members, effective 23rd May, 2022.  MURANG’A The Speaker of Murang’a County Assembly has gazetted notice of the amended calendar of the Assembly Regular Sessions (2022).  MOMBASA  The Speaker of the

KENYA Block These People From Polls, EACC Tells Chebukati The anti-corruption watchdog Thursday put pressure on 241 aspirants facing integrity probes barred from contesting in the forthcoming General Election. However, efforts by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) were opposed by the electoral commission, which

KENYA Kenya FDI declines Kshs 31.5 billion amid rebound in the EAC Kenya’s foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows went against a regional recovery trend in 2021 after falling by $269 million (Kshs 31.47 billion), a United Nations survey showed on Thursday. The UN Conference on

 Legislative Supplements, 2022  The Public Order (Marsabit County) Order, No. 2 of 2022 The Insurance Act – Exemption The Public Service Commission (County Appeals Procedures) Regulations, 2022 The Public Order (State Curfew) Order, Elgeyo Marakwet, Baringo, West Pokot Counties, Order No. 1 of 2022 National

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY  Communication from the Chair  The Speaker acknowledged and welcomed a delegation of the African Parliamentarians Network Against Corruption (APNAC)-Zimbabwe Chapter from the Parliament of Zimbabwe. The Speaker reported to the National Assembly on the message from the Senate regarding its rejection of all

KAKAMEGA The Governor of Kakamega County has appointed various persons to an ad hoc Committee to consider and advise on the recommendation for the conferment of city status to Kakamega Municipality and town status to Sub-County headquarters in Kakamega County, for one (1) year, with

The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) on May 31, 2022, shared a report with the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) detailing the various moral, ethical, and  integrity concerns pertaining to aspirants seeking elective positions in the August 9, 2022 General Election.  Impact of Report

KENYA New alcohol, SIM card taxes rock Parliament A Member of Parliament affiliated to Deputy President William Ruto’s Kenya Kwanza coalition on Thursday evening proposed higher taxation on beer and a new duty on imported SIM cards in changes to the Finance Bill 2022 that

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Communication from the Chair Tributes following the untimely demise of member for Rabai Constituency Hon. William Kamoti.  Motion Hon. Moses Cheboi moved the House to adopt the 5th Report of the Procedure and House Rules committee on amendments to the Standing Orders. Hon.

The draft  Kenya Information and Communications Act (Interconnection) Regulations form part of a series of features highlighting the salient details of the four draft regulations published by the Ministry of ICT.  Why is it important At its core, the draft Interconnection Regulations have been developed

 Legislative Supplements, 2022 The Capital Markets (Whistleblower) Regulations, 2022. The Capital Markets (Conduct of Business) (Market Intermediaries) (Amendment) Regulations, 2022. The Capital Markets (Licensing Requirements) (General) (Amendment) Regulations, 2022. The Value Added Tax (Digital Marketplace Supply) (Amendment) Regulations, 2022. The Insurance (Amendment) Regulations, 2022. The

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Papers Laid The 2021/2022 Supplementary Estimates (ii) – Program – based Budget of the National Government of Kenya for the year ending 30th of June 2022. The 2021/2022 Supplementary Estimates (ii) – Development Expenditure, estimates of further sums required to be voted for

WEST POKOT  The Governor of West Pokot County has gazetted notice of the appointment of Julius Kases Kiluk as the County Executive Committee Member for Trade Investment and Cooperatives.  TAITA TAVETA  Clerk to the County Assembly of Taita Taveta has gazetted notice of numerous appointments

From fibre optic cables to telecommunication masts, multimedia gateways to mobile money transfer platforms, the development and deployment of tangible and intangible ICT infrastructure is an extremely capital-intensive undertaking.  ICT infrastructure rollout and availability is critical to ensure access to reliable digital services. In a

KENYA Fresh hurdle as Raila’s Azimio legality challenged in court Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Coalition party, one of the two major political formations in the lead-up to the August 9 elections, faces a fresh hurdle after two petitioners challenged its legality at the High

KENYA Kenya’s debt repayments to China shoot to Sh73.5 billion Kenya’s debt repayments towards China-funded infrastructure projects have more than doubled to a record Sh73.48 billion this financial year on the back of increased clearance of principal sums after the grace period lapsed. Expenditure data

Legislative Supplements, 2022 The National Gender and Equality Commission (Complaints Handling Procedure) Regulations, 2022. The Supreme Court (Presidential Election Petition) (Amendment) Rules, 2022 The Breast Milk Substitutes (Regulation and Control) (General) (Amendment) Regulations, 2022. The Export Processing Zones Act— Declaration of Export Processing Zones The

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Communication from the Chair The Speaker has referred all the amendments to the Huduma Bill, 2021, to the Departmental Committee on Administration and National Security for winnowing and Public Participation. MPs with amendments are encouraged to attend meetings of the Committee to seek

Election timelines and activities  Activity Timeline Presidential candidates deliver to IEBC a list of at least 2,000 voters registered in each of a majority of the counties 23rd May, 2022 Days for the nomination of political party candidates and independent candidates for the Presidential Election

MERU  The Governor of Meru County has appointed various persons to be members of the Meru County Cancer Institute Board of Trustees, for a period of three (3) years, with effect from April 26, 2022The Governor of Meru County has appointed various persons to be

The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has announced the establishment of an advanced forensic laboratory that will provide the authority the capability to access financial data from taxpayers’ computers and mobile phones, in a bid to detect tax evasion and to reduce financial fraud.  The Kenyan

KENYA Mudavadi, Karua lead in running mate race, Wiper Party boss a distant second Amani National Congress (ANC) leader Musalia Mudavadi and his Narc Kenya colleague Martha Karua are the most preferred running mates for Deputy President William Ruto and his main challenger Raila Odinga,

KENYA Manufacturers protest new KRA fuel, beer tax powers Manufacturers want the proposed powers to exempt excisable goods like fuel, beer and bottled water from annual price rises due to inflation to be taken away from Kenya Revenue Authority to the lawmakers, citing conflict of

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Messages On Wednesday,  February 16, 2022, the National Assembly rejected the Wildlife Conservation (Amendment) Bill (Senate Bill No. 30 of 2020). Pursuant to the provisions of Article 112 of the Constitution, and standing order 149 of the NA standing orders, the Bill was

KIAMBU Speaker of the Kiambu County Assembly has gazetted notice that a special sitting of the Assembly shall be held in the Assembly Chamber in the Main Assembly Buildings, on Monday, May 16, 2022, for purposes of considering the Report of the Budget and Appropriations

As of 2020, the insurance penetration rate in Kenya was at 2.17 percent, down from 2.34 percent in the preceding year. Kenya has maintained a descending trajectory since 2016, when the penetration rate was at 2.78 percent.  Research conducted by the Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA)

KENYA Uhuru offers Kenneth and Sabina in search for Raila running mate Mr Kalonzo Musyoka, Mr Peter Kenneth and Ms Martha Karua are among 20 individuals whose names have been submitted to a panel vetting running mate candidates for Azimio la Umoja One Kenya presidential

Acts The Kenya Deposit Insurance (Amendment) Act, 2022 Senate Bills 2022 The County Allocation of Revenue Bill, 2022 National Assembly Bills 2022 The Kenya School of Law (Amendment) BIll, 2022 The Public Finance Management (Amendment) Bill, 2022 The Finance Bill, 2022 The Legal Education (Amendment)

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Currently on recess and due to resume regular sessions on Tuesday,  May 10, 2022. SENATE Communication from the Chair Passage of the Coffee Bill (Senate Bills No.22 of 2022) by the National Assembly. Papers Laid The Annual Report of the Office of the

Election timelines and activities  Activity Timeline IEBC to publish in the Gazette, the names and symbols of persons intending to contest in the election as independent candidates    13th May, 2022. Political parties intending to present a Presidential and Deputy Presidential candidates through party primaries or

EMBU  The CECM member for Trade, Tourism, Investment and Industrialization, Embu County, has appointed numerous persons to be members of the Sub-County Alcoholic Drinks Regulation Committees for a term of three (3) years from May 6, 2022.  

Energy is vital for the economic progress of a country. It has a significant impact on all aspects of development, ranging from environment, social, economic, agriculture, population and livelihood. The COVID-19 pandemic also served to catalyse digitalisation of all aspects of economic activities. . Kenya’s

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY  Currently on recess and set to resume regular sessions on 10th May, 2022. However, the National Assembly convened a special sitting via an exceptional motion in honour of the third President of the Republic of Kenya, H.E the late Emilio Mwai Kibaki. SENATE

Public Holidays The Cabinet Secretary for Interior and Co-ordination of National Government, Fred Matiang’i has declared Friday  29th April, 2022  to be a public holiday throughout the Republic in order to accord all Kenyans the opportunity to participate in the State Funeral Service in honour

EMBU Speaker of the County Assembly of Embu has gazetted notice of a special sitting of the County Assembly on Thursday, 28th April, 2022 at 10.00 a.m. The business to be transacted at the Special Sitting shall be Approval Consideration of the Embu County Supplementary

KENYA Bloodbath: MCAs rejected in Ruto, Raila strongholds It was a bloodbath for a majority of Ward Reps in the strongholds of Deputy President William Ruto and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga as voters rejected them in the party primaries last week. Almost 90 per

KENYA  Kenya delays talks on 15pc cut in power bills The State is yet to open talks for a review of power purchase agreements signed over the years by Kenya Power, signalling further delay of the promised electricity bill cut for homes and businesses by

National Assembly Bills, 2022 The Kenya Roads Board (Amendment) Bill, 2022 The Supplementary Appropriation Bill, 2022 The Supreme Court (Amendment) Bill, 2022 The Public Finance Management (Amendment) Bill, 2022 The Opticians Bill, 2022 Legislative Supplements, 2022 The Central Bank of Kenya (Digital Credit Providers) Regulations,

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Currently on recess and set to resume regular sessions on 10th May, 2022. SENATE Currently on recess and set to resume regular sessions on 26th April, 2022.

KAKAMEGA  Governor of Kakamega County has appointed Prof. Laban Peter Ayiro to be the chairperson of the board of management for Kakamega County Water and Sanitation Company, for a period of seven (7) months, with effect from 1st June, 2022.  NAIROBI Governor of Nairobi City

Information Communication Technologies are developing so quickly that there is a need to design a way to allow constant growth in the economic system and community. This is why the Cabinet Secretary for ICT, Innovation and Youth Affairs, Mr Joe Mucheru,  launched the Kenya National

KENYA  Key races in Rift Valley, Mt Kenya as UDA holds primaries Politicians allied to Deputy President William Ruto are today facing a fight for their political lives when the United Democratic Alliance (UDA) conducts nominations in 36 of the 47 counties, a logistical nightmare

KENYA Fuel prices to hit highest in Kenya’s history without subsidy Petrol prices will from midnight increase to the highest level in Kenya’s history unless the State subsidises the rising crude oil costs, which may further stoke public outrage over the high cost of living.

PUBLIC SECTOR  Appointments President and Commander-in-Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces, Uhuru Kenyatta, has appointed Dr James Mworia as the Chancellor of Machakos University for a period of five (5) years, with effect from the 23rd April, 2022. Cabinet Secretary for the National Treasury and

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Papers Laid The 2022/23 Annex of Estimates of Revenue Expenditure for State corporations of the government of Kenya for the Financial Year ending June 2023 from the National Treasury. Legal Notice No. 20 of 2022 relating to Engineers, Scale of Fees for the

Election timelines and activities  Activity Timeline Resignation of public officers intending to vie for elective posts 9th February, 2022 Political Parties to submit party membership lists to the IEBC 9th April, 2022. Political parties intending to present candidates in the election to submit the names

MOMBASA Clerk for the County Assembly of Mombasa has gazetted the Calendar of the Assembly (Regular Sessions) 2022.  KISUMU Clerk for the County Assembly of Kisumu has gazetted the Calendar of the Assembly (Regular Sessions) 2022.  HOMA BAY The Executive Committee Member for Health Services,

The 2022 National Trade Estimate Report on Foreign Trade Barriers (NTE) is the 37th version in an annual series that highlights significant foreign barriers to US exports, US foreign direct investment, and US electronic commerce. The NTE Report identifies significant barriers, regardless of whether they

KENYA  IEBC gets Sh22 billion extra for August elections The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has been given an extra Sh21.7 billion to conduct the elections in August. The new funding, announced by National Treasury Cabinet Secretary Ukur Yattani while detailing his budget highlights

KENYA  Taxpayers to deposit 50pc of disputed tax at CBK before suing KRA Firms and individuals fighting the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) in courts over tax demands will have to deposit 50 percent of the disputed amount in a Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) account.

Legislative Supplements, 2022 The Court of Appeal Rules. The Privileges and Immunities (World Customs Organization) (Amendment) Order, 2022. The Privileges and Immunities (Regional Youth Forum of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region) Order, 2022. The Export Processing Zones Act – Declaration of Export

NYANDARAUA Speaker, County Assembly of Nyandarua, has gazetted notice that the Nyandarua County Assembly shall have a special sitting on Tuesday, 12th April, 2022 at 10.00 a.m. in the Assembly Chambers at Ol Kalou.  NYERI Clerk, County Assembly of Nyeri, has gazetted the Calendar for

The Office of the Data Protection Commissioner (ODPC) has called for comments from the public on its first draft Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) framework for data protection disputes.  The ADR, in the context of the framework, is a voluntary process of settling data protection disputes

President Uhuru Kenyatta, accompanied by ICT CS Joe Mucheru, on Thursday evening, presided over the launch of Microsoft’s premier engineering hub, the Africa Development Centre (ADC).  The ADC, valued at Kshs. 3 billion ($27 million), is one of the largest software engineering facilities in Africa,

KENYA MPs slash Sh500m from vaccine plant budget Parliament has slashed the budget set aside for building a factory in Kenya to make vaccines including for Covid-19 by Sh500 million. This is after the Budget and Appropriations Committee (BAC) backed the Health Committee’s recommendation to

KENYA Fertiliser crisis looms on Sh5.7bn subsidy row MPs want President Uhuru Kenyatta to order the reinstatement of a Sh5.7 billion fertiliser subsidy that the Treasury has removed from the supplementary budget. The legislators have threatened to paralyse the passage of the Sh138 billion mini-budget

National Assembly Bills, 2022 The National Rating Bill, 2022. The Child Justice Bill, 2022 The National Land Commision (Amendment) Bill, 2022 PUBLIC SECTOR Appointments President Uhuru Kenyatta has appointed Dr Ole Mapelu Zakayo to be the Non-Executive Chairperson of the National AIDS Control Council, for

WEST POKOT  Governor of West Pokot County, John Krop Lonyangapuo (Prof), has appointed various persons to be members of the West Pokot County Executive Committee. MACHAKOS Governor of Machakos County, Alfred N. Mutua (Dr.), has appointed various persons to be members of the Machakos County

Digital payments are progressively entering the mainstream, in correlation to the increased access, use, and adoption of ICTs in Kenya. However, the transition to and eventual adoption of digital payments will bear its own risks, in the form of cybersecurity risks.  Against this backdrop, “A

KENYA KRA signals peace with Keroche in Sh22bn row The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has signalled concessions for Keroche Breweries after day-long negotiations with the owners of the embattled firm on Thursday over a disputed Sh22.79 billion tax bill. The taxman revealed that a deal

KENYA  Nick Salat’s vitriol confounds OKA leaders  A fierce war of words broke out yesterday between allies of Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka and Kanu chairman Gideon Moi, exposing the growing rift in One Kenya Alliance (OKA) over plans to join Azimio la Umoja. Still reeling

Legislative Supplements, 2022 The Dik Dik Gardens Wetland Conservation Area (Amendment) Order, 2022. Kikuyu Springs Aquifer Groundwater Conservation Area Management (Amendment) Order, 2022. The Amu Sand-Dunes Groundwater Conservation Area (Amendment) Order, 2022. The Ngarelen Springs Catchment (Amendment) Order, 2022. The Lake Kenyatta Sub Catchment Conservation

Election timelines and activities  Activity Timeline Resignation of public officers intending to vie for elective posts 9th February, 2022 Political Parties to submit party membership lists to the IEBC 9th April, 2022. Political parties intending to present candidates in the election to submit the names

BOMET The Governor of Bomet County has appointed Langat John MK as the County Attorney, with effect from the 10th August, 2021.The Governor of Bomet County, and upon approval by the County Assembly of Bomet, appoints various persons as members of the County Public Service

As early as 2005, the World Health Organisation (WHO) recognized the potential of e-Health to strengthen health systems and improve quality, safety and access to healthcare. The WHO encouraged member states to take action to incorporate e-Health into health systems and services.  Kenya acknowledged the

KENYA Sanctions block Sh10bn Kenya exports to Russia Kenya’s exports of tea, flowers, coffee and fruits to Russia have been derailed in the wake of sanctions imposed on Moscow by Western nations after its invasion of Ukraine, hurting local smallholder farmers. The blockade of the

TRADE & MANUFACTURING SECTOR The Customs and Border Control Department has published a list of goods in the Customs Warehouse Keeper Kilindin and issued a Notice that if they will not be entered and removed from the Warehouse within thirty (30) days they will be

TURKANA The Governor of Turkana County has appointed various persons to hold the office of the County Executive Committee Member in charge of the respective departments, for a period of two (2) years, with effect from the 6th January. 2022. Governor of Turkana County has

Human social interactions are on the verge of the next major evolution as we enter the age of the metaverse. The metaverse provides humans with access to a digital platform in parallel with our physical reality. The internet as we know it has the potential

KENYA  State pushes to raise debt ceiling to Sh13 trillion in chaotic session Parliament has asked the Treasury to increase the debt ceiling to allow it to borrow Sh846 billion to plug the budget deficit in the next financial year. Majority Leader Amos Kimunya successfully

EMBU  The Clerk for Embu County Assembly has gazetted the Calendar of the County Assembly (Regular sessions), for the period February 8, 2022, to August 8, 2022.  NAKURU The Clerk for Nakuru County Assembly has gazetted the Calendar of the County Assembly (Regular sessions), for

National Assembly Bills, 2022 The Kenya Roads (Amendment) Bill, 2022 Legislative Supplements. 2022 The Engineers (Scale of Fees for Professional Engineering Services) Rules, 2022 The Kenya Civil Aviation (Application) Order, 2022 The Export Processing Zones Act – Declaration of Export Processing Zones The Competition Act

TAITA TAVETA  The Governor, Taita Taveta County, has appointed numerous persons to the County Hospital Management Boards, dated 7th February, 2022.  KERICHO The Governor of Kericho County, has appointed Dr Shadrack Kipkemoi Mutai to be the County Executive Committee Member for Finance and Economic Planning

Election timelines and activities  Activity Timeline Resignation of public officers intending to vie for elective posts 9th February, 2022 Political Parties to submit party membership lists to the IEBC 9th April, 2022. Political parties intending to present candidates in the election to submit the names

National Assembly Bills, 2021 The Persons with Disabilities Bill, 2021 Legislative Supplements, 2021 The Medical Practitioners and Dentists (Medical Institutions) (Amendment) Rules, 2021 JUDICIARY  Appointments The Chief Justice of the Republic of Kenya and the Chairperson of the National Council on the Administration of Justice,

KENYA  Joint Statement of the Heads of Competition Authorities Dialogue on Regulation of Digital Markets The Heads of Competition Authorities of the Egyptian Competition Authority (ECA); the Competition Authority of Kenya (CAK); the Competition Commission of Mauritius (Competition Commission); The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has expressed concerns over the integration of Huduma Namba (National Integrated Identity Management System (NIIMS)) into the voter registration and verification process.  Through a memorandum to the National Assembly’s Committee on Justice and Legal Affairs, the IEBC stated

LAIKIPIA  The Governor of Laikipia County has re-appointed numerous persons as members of the Laikipia County Environmental Committee for a further and final term of three (3) years from 1st November 2021.The Governor of Laikipia County has designated holders of offices to the Laikipia County

Acts, 2022 The Political Parties (Amendment) Act, 2022 Legislative Supplements, 2022 The Microfinance Act —Exemptions The Union of Kenya Civil Servants (Deduction of Agency Fees) Order, 2022 PUBLIC SECTOR Appointments Cabinet Secretary for Interior and Coordination of National Government, Fred Matiang’i, has appointed Alice Wanjira

KENYA CBK tests market with digital Kenya shilling The proposed Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) digital currency will for the first time allow Kenyans to directly keep cash at the apex bank, placing it in direct competition with commercial banks for deposits. The Kenyan version

KENYA Forget about Mt Kenya, Anne Waiguru tells Uhuru Kenyatta Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru has vowed to teach President Kenyatta a political lesson in his Mt Kenya backyard for abandoning Deputy President William Ruto in the succession race. Once a close ally of the President,

Legislative Supplements  The Kenya National Public Health Institute Order, 2022. The Protected Areas Order, 2022. The Forest Conservation and Management Act –  Revocation of Declaration of Public Forest. National Assembly Bills, 2022 The National Transport and Safety Authority (Amendment) Bill, 2022 The Elections (Amendment) Bill,

KENYA  Firms slow down on hiring for first time in nine months Kenyan firms in January slashed expenditure on workers for the first time in nine months, citing a sharp fall in sales compared with December amid the Omicron threat. Findings of Stanbic Bank Kenya’s

Against the backdrop of the 2022 General Election, Kenyans have been receiving unsolicited political messages, as political parties clamber to influence voters. Voter registration has been in overdrive, currently in the second phase of the enhanced continuous voter registration due to end on February 6,

Succession in government offices has been making headlines following the announcement by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) that public officers seeking elective posts should resign.The IEBC has gazetted notice that public officers vying in the August elections, should resign from public office on

TANA RIVER  Governor of Tana River County Dhadho Gaddae Godhana has appointed members to the Tana River County Green Heart Project Committee. KISUMU Speaker, County Assembly of Kisumu, Elisha Oraro, has gazetted that Tuesday, 25th January, 2022 and Friday, 4th February, 2022 has been appointed

Legislative Supplements, 2022 The Labour Relations Act – Deduction of Trade Union Dues The Labour Relations Act – Deduction of Trade Agency Fees The East African Community Customs Management Act – Exemption from Import Duty on Imported Raw Material Used in the Manufacture of Animal

KENYA Treasury to pay part of defaulted mobile phone loans The Treasury will guarantee mobile phone loans given to small traders in a bid to increase supply of credit under a scheme where the State will also pay part of the defaulted loans. Mobile phone-based

Kenya’s post-independence environmental history has been plagued with arbitrary excisions of public forests resulting in endangered water catchment areas and threats to biodiversity conservation.  Kenya has sought to ensure the sustainable development and management of her forest resources via the enactment of the Forest Act,

2022 has been hailed as Kenya’s year for data protection compliance. Despite enactment of the Data Protection Act in November 2019, enforcement of Kenya’s data protection framework has largely remained hindered due to lack of a functioning regulatory supervisory authority, as well as insufficient regulations

KWALE COUNTY Governor of Kwale County, Salim Mvurya Mgala, has appointed an ad-hoc committee to advise on the conferment of municipal status to Kinango and Lunga Lunga towns KISUMU COUNTY Speaker of the County Assembly of Kisumu, Elisha Oraro, has notified all Members of the

Legislative Supplements, 2022 The Kenya Citizenship and Immigration Regulations, 2012 — Exemption. The Stamp Duty Act — Exemption. The Intergovernmental Relations (Alternative Dispute Resolution) Regulations, 2021. Acts, 2022 The National Hospital Insurance Fund (Amendment) Act, 2022 PUBLIC SECTOR  Appointments Cabinet Secretary for Interior and Coordination