Entries by Charles Njehu

CS, Mwangi Kiunjuri flanked by the Kisumu Governor Anyang Nyongo and PS Fisheries Prof Micheni Ntiba, officially opens the Nyanza Region Blue Economy Conference at Kisumu.

  Yesterday CS, Mwangi Kiunjuri Flanked by the Kisumu Governor Anyang Nyongo and PS Fisheries Prof Micheni Ntiba, officially opened the Nyanza Region Blue Economy Conference at Kisumu. He said the ministry is working towards reviving fisheries in the lake region so as to raise the production target to 200,000 metric tonnes by 2022. He […]

CAS Dr. Andrew Tuimur attends avocado launch and farmers exhibition organized by Kephis in Nyamira County.

Yesterday the CAS Dr. Andrew Tuimur attended avocado launch and farmers exhibition organized by Kephis in Nyamira County. In his speech, he encouraged farmers to engage in good agricultural practices and the importance of planting certified avocado seedlings in order to increase production. The CAS further urged farmers to adhere to export market requirements in […]

The PS officially opens the First GLOBAG.A.P conference at Karlo, Loresho.

Yesterday the PS officially opened the First GLOBAG.A.P conference at Karlo, Loresho with the theme “adding value to your Agribusiness with the lead Int Worldwide standard for food safety and sustainability”. The PS in his address urged universities, Non-Governmental Organisations, and the private sector to jointly develop with the Ministry capacity building programs on good […]

PS Harry Kimtai signs a launch partnership agreement between the National Government, FAO and 7 County Governments in mitigating drought.

PS Harry Kimtai today signed a launch partnership agreement between the National Government, FAO and the County Governments of West Pokot, Marsabit, Wajir, Isiolo, Garissa, Tana River and Turkana in mitigating drought. These are FAO intervention project areas for mitigation and most affected livestock dependent areas. The value for the six emergency projects is Ksh.49,033,007 […]

The PS SDL, Harry Kimtai hands over excellence awards to five senior officers who have demonstrated quality service delivery.

The PS SDL, Harry Kimtai has today morning at his Kilimo Office handed over excellence awards to five senior officers who demonstrated quality service delivery. The awards, which the PS handed over on behalf of the President, are meant to motivate and contribute to overall public service efficiency and effectiveness. Two of the awards were […]

CAS Dr.Andrew Tuimor at the Whitesands Sarova Mombasa officially opening the 8th African Grain Trade Summit (AGTS).

CAS Dr.Andrew Tuimor arrived at the Whitesands Sarova Mombasa yesterday to officially open the 8th African Grain Trade Summit (AGTS) which is a flagship platform for driving policy changes for the Grain sector in Africa. The summit convenes high-Level delegations of policymakers, grain industry, business leaders, industry experts and development partners from across Africa and […]

CS Mwangi Kiunjuri welcomes H.E President Uhuru kenyatta as he opens the Nairobi ASK Show at Jamhuri Grounds.

On Wednesday CS Mwangi Kiunjuri welcomed H.E President Uhuru Kenyatta as he opened the Nairobi ASK Show at Jamhuri Grounds. In keeping with the Show theme “Promoting Innovation and Technology Agriculture and Trade”, CS Kiunjuri noted that the agriculture sector at both levels of government continues to make interventions that are taking innovative technologies closer […]

The CS with PS Prof Hamadi Boga and a technical team from Kilimo attend the 13th Meeting of the sectoral Council on Agriculture and Food Security in the EAC Headquarters in Arusha,Tanzania.

Today, the CS with PS Prof Hamadi Boga and a technical team from Kilimo attended the 13th Meeting of the Sectoral Council on Agriculture and Food Security in the EAC Headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania. As a community of East African Member States, fruitful discussions were held on how to improve the agriculture sector from a […]