Sonko pledges to ‘turn Nairobi into Kigali’

Nairobi Governor-elect, Mike Sonko cleans the city with his team, August 2017. [Photo|Mike Sonko] Nairobi Governor-elect, Mike Sonko, has pledged to clean up the capital city. Sonko who trounced incumbent Dr Evans Kidero in the August 8 polls, said he would make Nairobi, the cleanest city, just like Kigali, in Rwanda. “It is important for…

10 counties to receive Sh160m to conserve water catchment areas

Environment and Natural Resources Cabinet Secretary Prof Judy Wakhungu is expected to launch a project on establishment and conservation of Water Catchment Areas in the North Rift region at the end of this week. According to Uasin Gishu County’s Executive Officer in charge of Environment, Energy, Water and Natural Resources Mary Njogu, ten counties in…