Security: City street cameras help in recovery of stolen cars
Stealing a vehicle in Nairobi and Mombasa cities is now more difficult, thanks to surveillance cameras mounted on the streets.
New Rules on Use of CDF Take Force
Health, water and road projects will no longer get money from the Constituency Development Fund after a new law to govern the popular kitty came into effect last Friday.
Investment in Non Motorized Transport Key to Addressing Transportation Challenges in Kenya
Kenya, like many other African countries places much emphasis on moving cars when developing road infrastructure as opposed to moving people.
Advisory on Some Residents Non-Cooperation on Payment of Applicable Fees to Respective Residents Associations
We have received complaints from some of our members regarding residents of their neighbourhoods who refuse to abide by the rules and regulations of the Association or pay the agreed subscription/service fee.
Land search and rent payments now available online
In a move aimed at improving efficiency at the Lands Ministry, land search and land rent payments have been moved online.
New Gender, Anti-graft Laws for East Africa Region
The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) is working on two bills that seek to boost the campaign against gender violence, and curb corruption in the region.
Race against time as cancer burden worsens
People Daily: This year’s World Cancer Day, whose theme is “We Can, I Can”, is being marked today with statistics on the number of people the disease kills every year getting more depressing.
MPs hands are tied on laws – Kajwang'
Ruaraka legislator TJ Kajwang’ criticised the government yesterday for “mass violation of the constitution”.
Counties to split Sh307 billion in 2016-17
THE STAR: counties will share Sh307 billion in the 2016/17 Budget, including some Sh3.8 billion in loans and grants, Treasury has proposed.
Court clarifies roles of lands ministry and NLC
What was the bone of contention between the Ministry of Lands and the National Land Commission (NLC)?
Teachers' unions want low-cost slum schools closed
NATION: Teachers’ unions have demanded the regulation of low-cost schools in slums, saying they are compromising the quality education.
Substandard Buildings: Government should place more emphasis on preventive measures
The finding by the National Construction Authority (NCA) that 60% of the buildings they inspected do not comply with the sector regulations and pose a great risk to the tenants is worrying.
The President promises to address all Coast land problems
NATION: President Uhuru Kenyatta has said that his administration will deal with the thorny land problem in the Coast once and for all.
IEBC unveils Sh45bn polls spending plan
NATION: The electoral commission will on Thursday issue an elaborate Sh45 billion plan for the 2017 polls whose focus is the improvement of vote-tallying and results-relaying technology.
Governors yesterday asked for over an additional Sh28 billion, saying they need more cash to run the counties
THE STAR: The Sh5 billion the Commission on Revenue Allocation said should be allocated to counties for coordinating the participation of communities in governance should be increased to Sh10 billion, they said.
Estates tap social media to advocate residents’ welfare
THE STAR: SOCIAL media groups by various estates are proving to be a force to reckon with in demanding for services and championing the welfare of residents, if recent events are anything to go by.
For peace of mind, get property insurance
NATION: So you’ve built your dream house with a jacuzzi, gym and all the other trappings you had always dreamt of.
Sustainable, not reactive approaches will sort out Nairobi's solid waste management challenges
The Kenya Alliance of Resident Associations (KARA) is concerned by the apparent inability by the Nairobi City County Government (NCCG) to properly manage solid waste and keep the city clean.
Elijah Agevi. KARA GC Member Passes Away
We regret to inform you of the sudden demise of Mr. Elijah Agevi(Photo), who was a Governing Council member of KARA.
Grabbed Public Spaces to be Recovered by the Government: CS Dr. Matiangi
The Kenya Alliance of Resident Associations (KARA) was honoured to host Dr. Fred Matiangi, the Cabinet Secretary for Information, Communication and Technology as the Chief Guest at our 15th Anniversary Luncheon held on November 10, 2015.