Environment secretary Judi Wakhungu has announced a looming ban on use of plastic bottles to curb environmental pollution.

Kenya is now the third highest ranked sub-Saharan African country in terms of its travel and tourism competitiveness, according to a World Economic Forum report released last week.

Three East African countries have launched an online portal in a bid to jointly market the region’s tourism products.

The Kenya Livestock Insurance Programme (KLIP) will pay pastoralists in six counties affected by drought Sh214 million to cover their herd losses.

A Nairobi-based company is set to construct Kenya’s first large-scale solar energy storage battery to be connected to the national power grid.

The study by Tegemeo Institute of Agricultural Policy shows that for every one acre of maize that is planted by small scale farmers, only 0.72 per cent of the seeds used are hybrid.