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Kenya Should Look East for Malaria Solutions..

Seven out of ten Kenyans are at risk of catching malaria. Those who catch it are at the risk of becoming part of the 400,000 people in the world who die from malaria every year. Most of these victims are babies and pregnant women from sub-Saharan Africa. Against this bleak backdrop, the recent announcement by the World Health Organisation that Ken...

  • Dr. Isaac
  • 28th Apr 2017
  • 163
CLEANING THE AIR ON OUR ROADS

According to Kenya National Bureau of Statistics, there were 1.6 million cars on Kenya's roads in 2011. National Transport and Safety Authority further records that between 2012 and 2016 nearly 1.2 million more vehicles joined our roads.It is therefore assumed that there are currently an estimated 2.3 million serviceable vehicles plying our roads. ...

  • Dr. Isaac
  • 21st Apr 2017
  • 156
ITS TIME TO MAKE MONEY BY GOING GREEN

I bought a Mercedes from money raised after I sold thousands of tree seedlings. Whenever I share this story, which is often, many people are always surprised. This underlines a widespread belief that the environment can only receive our sympathetic conservation but can't give us profitable business. I am here to debunk that belief because both my o...

  • Dr. Isaac
  • 18th Mar 2017
  • 166
ENHANCE FOOD AFFORDABILITY through MODERN FARMING

The recent budget statement by Finance Minister Henry Rotich will be remembered for the cheap ugali it proposed. This underlies how affordability of basic food in Kenya remains a pressing challenge that has bedeviled the country for years. A two-kilo maize flour packet has been selling for more than one hundred shillings for years now. Milk too, re...

  • Dr. Isaac
  • 11th Mar 2017
  • 99
LET US MINE KENYA'S GREEN GOLD

Kenya has green gold that is more widespread and available than Turkana's oil and Kwale's Titanium. On March 23rd just two weeks after his visit to Kenya, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres addressed a UN General Assembly High-Level action event aimed at invigorating political momentum on climate change. He revealed a fact that I believe underp...

  • Dr. Isaac
  • 11th Mar 2017
  • 91
SISAL CAN HELP FARMERS FIGHT POVERTY

Kenya holds the bronze when it comes to sisal exports. We come in third to Tanzania, which is in second place, and Brazil, which is the leading exporter. In 2015, Tanzania exported 40,000 tons of sisal while Kenya exported 21,464 tons, earning the country Ksh3.6 billion shillings. More than 80 percent of this came from Kenya's eight large sisal es...

  • Dr. Isaac
  • 4th Mar 2017
  • 120


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