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𝐒𝐄𝐍𝐀𝐓𝐄 𝐀𝐆𝐑𝐈𝐂𝐔𝐋𝐓𝐔𝐑𝐄 𝐂𝐎𝐌𝐌𝐈𝐓𝐓𝐄𝐄 𝐈𝐍𝐓𝐄𝐍𝐒𝐈𝐅𝐈𝐄𝐒 𝐏𝐑𝐎𝐁𝐄 𝐎𝐍 𝐂𝐎𝐔𝐍𝐓𝐄𝐑𝐅𝐄𝐈𝐓 𝐅𝐄𝐑𝐓𝐈𝐋𝐈𝐙𝐄𝐑

The Senate Standing Committee on Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries visited Embu County on a fact-finding mission as it intensified its probe into the distribution of alleged counterfeit fertilizer across the country.

 

The committee, led by Chairperson James Kamau Murango (Kirinyaga), visited the Embu National Cereals and Produce Board’s store from which 2,320 bags of the suspected GPC counterfeit fertilizer—labelled KEL Green NPK 10.26.20—had been sold and dispatched.

 

INTERVIEW NOTICE

NOTICE is hereby given to all persons who applied for the vacant positions of Senior Marketing
Officer, PSC II and Sales Officer II, PSC 9
advertised by the Parliamentary Service Commission
on Tuesday, 2nd May, 2023 in the Daily Nation and the Standard Newspapers and on the Website
of the Parliamentary Service Commission, that the shortlisted candidates listed below are hereby

𝐌𝐔𝐑𝐀𝐍𝐆𝐀 𝐂𝐎𝐔𝐍𝐓𝐘 𝐂𝐑𝐄𝐀𝐌𝐄𝐑𝐈𝐄𝐒 𝐅𝐀𝐂𝐓𝐎𝐑𝐘 𝐈𝐒 𝐔𝐏 𝐀𝐍𝐃 𝐑𝐔𝐍𝐍𝐈𝐍𝐆, 𝐆𝐎𝐕𝐄𝐑𝐍𝐎𝐑 𝐊𝐀𝐍𝐆’𝐀𝐓𝐀 𝐈𝐍𝐅𝐎𝐑𝐌𝐒 𝐒𝐄𝐍𝐀𝐓𝐄 𝐓𝐑𝐀𝐃𝐄 𝐂𝐎𝐌𝐌𝐈𝐓𝐓𝐄𝐄

The Senate Committee on Trade, Industrialization and Tourism met with Murang’a Governor Dr Irungu Kang’ata to deliberate on the reasons for the closure of Murang’a County Creameries Factory. 

 

This comes after Murang’a Senator Joe Nyutu raised the issue on the Floor of the House through a request for a statement in which he sought the Committee to explain the county government's plans to revive the factory and ensure farmers continue selling their milk. 

 

𝐆𝐎𝐕𝐄𝐑𝐍𝐌𝐄𝐍𝐓 𝐀𝐃𝐃𝐑𝐄𝐒𝐒𝐈𝐍𝐆 𝐈𝐍𝐒𝐓𝐀𝐁𝐈𝐋𝐈𝐓𝐘 𝐈𝐍 𝐏𝐎𝐖𝐄𝐑 𝐓𝐑𝐀𝐍𝐒𝐌𝐈𝐒𝐈𝐒𝐎𝐍 𝐆𝐑𝐈𝐃- 𝐂𝐒 𝐂𝐇𝐈𝐑𝐂𝐇𝐈𝐑

The Ministry of Energy says it is addressing the root cause of the instability in the national power transmission grid that led to the recent power outages in some parts of the country.

Cabinet Secretary Davis Chirchir told the Senate on Wednesday that the Government is committed in having a reliable, sustainable and resilient national grid system.

 

𝐂𝐏𝐀𝐂 𝐆𝐈𝐕𝐄𝐒 𝐆𝐎𝐕𝐄𝐑𝐍𝐎𝐑 𝐓𝐈𝐌𝐀𝐌𝐘 𝟔𝟎 𝐃𝐀𝐘𝐒 𝐓𝐎 𝐒𝐔𝐁𝐌𝐈𝐓 𝐒𝐓𝐀𝐅𝐅’𝐒 𝐂𝐀𝐏𝐀𝐂𝐈𝐓𝐘 𝐎𝐍 𝐈𝐅𝐌𝐈𝐒

A committee of the Senate has given Governor Issa Timamy of Lamu County 60 days to submit a report detailing practical and verifiable steps being taken by the county to build capacity for the management of Integrated Finance Management Information System (IFMIS).

The County Public Accounts Committee (CPAC) further directed the Governor to furnish details he is putting in place to automate the collection of Own Source Revenue, an ICT Policy and risk management framework.