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Local Manufacture of Automotive Parts will Revitalize Kenya's Economy

Within the next three months, authorized assemblers through local parts manufacturers will be able to manufacture seven motorcycle parts locally. A further seven parts will also be manufactured locally within the next twelve months. Most of the initial parts that will now be manufactured locally include metal parts and battery fluid. We should real...

  • Dr. Isaac Kalua
  • 1st Aug 2020
  • 92

This experience drilled in me a deep appreciation of time. Indeed, time and tide wait for no one. If you want to triumph against all odds, make the most of every day, every hour, every minute. If you fail, you have an opportunity to start afresh. You can only triumph against all odds if you learn to use stumbling blocks as building blocks for a bet...

  • Dr. Isaac Kalua
  • 25th Jul 2020
  • 83
All Kenyans Have a Right to Breathe Clean Air

As Kenyan citizens, we must fully embrace and wield the power that we have under the constitution to ensure that we enjoy a clean and healthy environment. No Kenyan should ever have to fall sick or die because of the air that they breathe for as long as we are intentional in thinking and acting green! Air pollution doesn't care about county or coun...

  • Dr. Isaac Kalua
  • 19th Jul 2020
  • 38
This is how to Transform Kenya's Tea Sector

We must focus on well-researched mitigation measures that will guard our tea from the ravages of a changing climate. The new VAT on farm implements will increase the cost of doing agribusiness in the tea sector. Tea factories depend on firewood for their production which is unsustainable. I suggest that the government sets up a guaranteed minimum p...

  • Dr. Isaac Kalua
  • 11th Jul 2020
  • 161
How the Nile Waters can Stream into Peace and Prosperity

The value of the Nile goes far beyond dams like the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam or Egypt's High Aswan Dam. Through all-inclusive dialogue and innovative approaches, we can create millions of jobs, generate quadrillions of shillings, better lives resulting to peace and prosperity. The Nile Basin Initiative that brings together all the Nile basin...

  • Dr. Isaac Kalua
  • 3rd Jul 2020
  • 52
Spanish flu came and went and so will Covid-19

Indeed, few amongst us may be infected by Covid-19 but we have all been affected. In this devastating climate, it's easy to lose hope. Deep crisis has a way of digging deep within us and refocusing our hope towards what really matters. So let us ride the Covid-19 waves into the arms of God. This doesn't necessarily entail trooping back to places of...

  • Dr. Isaac Kalua
  • 27th Jun 2020
  • 25


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