BUSINESS

Why Bungoma was Ranked Among the Best Performing Counties in Agriculture

29 October 2020

Infotrak ranked Bungoma County at the 8th position overall in a survey released yesterday. In the same polls, Bungoma County also emerged 4th out of the 47  counties in the Agricultural sector behind Kakamega, West Pokot and Makueni. According to Infotrak CEO Angela Ambitho, there were a number of key performance indicators that the pollster […]

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Members of LJYCBO at a past event. In the middle is their goat project. PHOTOS/FILES

Farming Our Way: A Look at Lwanda Junction Yetu CBO’s First Anniversary

5 October 2020

Group currently has close to 60 goats and even though the members aimed to have 100 goats in their first year, the Covid-19 pandemic slowed down that pace.

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Senate Speaker Kenneth Lusaka. He wants the Bukusu traditional circumcision postponed if the current Coronavirus situation worsens. PHOTO/FILE

Lusaka Piles Pressure on President Uhuru to Release County Funds

4 October 2020

Senate Speaker Kenneth Lusaka has expressed hope that President Uhuru Kenyatta would finally disburse funds to the crippled counties. Speaking on Saturday at a funeral function in Bumula Constituency in Bungoma County, the former Governor stated that it would be important for the head of state to put put his signature on paper and allow […]

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Bungoma CECM - Agriculture Mathews Makanda (speaking) during the event. PHOTO/COURTESY

Bring Your Proposals: Waziri Makanda Tells Bungoma Youths on Agri-Business

17 September 2020

Bungoma County Executive Secretary in charge of Agriculture Mathews Makanda has asked youths in Bungoma County to channel in their business proposals on Agri-Business. Speaking at the County Headquarters on Thursday 17th September, 2020, during the signing of the AgriBiz programme, Mr. Makanda asked the young men and women to embrace farming as a way […]

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KENDI: Assessing The Impacts of COVID -19 in Kenya

16 September 2020

Covid-19 has come hitting hard at different economic sectors of countries globally. In response to this pandemic, assesing the global impacts of COVID-19 in Kenya and the socio-economic effects on individual aspects of the world economy is my focus today. In order to understand the effect of COVID-19 on individual aspects of the Kenyan economy, […]

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OMBATI: This Is Why Your Business in Bungoma Needs a Website

11 September 2020

One of the most key things you always look forward to if you have a business in Bungoma is attracting customers to your shop so that you can make sales. We have seen multi-million companies investing in advertisements, strategic marketing campaigns all over, opening multi-offices etc. But what about your business, does it really need […]

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How to Buy KPLC Tokens With Bonga Points

28 July 2020

Kenya Power and Lighting Company (KPLC) has now announced that its customers can purchase electricity tokens with their Bonga Points, in partnership with Bonga Points If you are a Safaricom user and you want to buy tokens with your Bonga Points, follow the procedure below: Dial *126# and select Lipa na Bonga Points Select Pay […]

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Kimilili MP Didimus Barasa speaks during the event. PHOTO/COURTESY

Didmus Questions Govnt’s Sincerity in Waiving Nzoia Sugar Debts

20 July 2020

Kimilili MP Didmus Barasa on Monday July 20, 2020, questioned the credibility of the national government’s reports that it has waived the debts owed by Nzoia Sugar Company. Speaking during a tour by several Cabinet Secretaries in Western Region, the award-winning youthful legislator asked Agriculture CS Peter Munya to produce documents that prove the Government […]

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Wangamati Commissions Kazi Mtaani in Bungoma

17 July 2020

Governor Wangamati today joined Livestock PS Harry Kimutai in commissioning Kazi Mtaani programme in Muslim Area of Musikoma Ward in Kanduyi Sub County. Kazi Mtaani is a social protection scheme that engages youths from vulnerable households in productive activities for a pay as a way of cushioning them from the vagaries of life. In Bungoma, […]

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PHOTOS: President Uhuru Kenyatta Purchases 500 Hospital Beds From Local Youths

15 July 2020

President Kenyatta on Wednesday gave a major boost to two youthful innovators who are behind locally manufactured hospital beds, by instructing the Government to immediately procure 500 hospital beds. The two innovators, 26-year-old Mungai Gathogo and 35-year-old Joseph Muhinja had a memorable day, after photos of their manufactured beds circulated over the netizens, catching the […]

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