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Revenue row: Why senators’ talks aborted

A phone call from a top government official Sunday forced the cancellation of an informal meeting of senators to help thaw ice on the county revenue sharing formula, adding more confusion to the dicey matter.

KEBS bans more sanitizer brands over quality concerns

Three months after banning eight hand sanitizer brands over fears that the products did not meet the required quality threshold, the Kenya Bureau of Statistics (KEBS) has struck again, this time banning thirty hand sanitizer brands over the same reasons.

Sugar cane leaves now money-minting fodder for villagers

Benson Okome, 38, from Ichinga Village in Mumias, Kakamega County, has resorted to harvesting the overgrown grass on the deserted Mumias Sugar Company’s nucleus farm, selling it to livestock farmers as animal feed.