Integrated control required for fall armyworm menace

Mwangi Mumero @PeopleDailyKe Massive awareness campaigns, scientific innovation, quick and coordinated action as well as multi-institutional collaboration will be required to tackle the tenacious fall armyworm menace, a consultative meeting on the pest recent held in Nairobi was told. The fall armyworm...
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Solar bikes made for Africa

Roger Christen, a Canadian engineer in partnership with a Kenyan company, Ofgen Ltd, has designed a four-wheel bike made from bicycle parts and powered by the sun When solar cars were introduced in the market, Roger Christen, a Canadian engineer who has worked in Morocco and Madagascar for 27 years, tho...
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The eyebrows have it

The quest for that perfect eyebrow goes on. Tired of applying that eye pencil every day? We give you some alternatives Eyebrows have in the past few years become a trend and quite frankly, they are drawing a lot of attention. Basically, eyebrow shaping depends on one’s face. There are several internatio...
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Solarkiosks make debut in Kenya’s rural areas

Energy 4 Impact, a non-profit organisation that supports local businesses that provide energy access to off-grid communities in Africa, has inked a new partnership with German firm Solarkiosk to bring energy access to entrepreneurs in rural off-grid communities in Kenya. Solarkiosks AG designs, manufact...
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Rwanda entices Kenya’s large-scale flower growers

Milliam Murigi and Charles Okwemba @millymur1 Kenyan floriculture firms who have been eyeing expansion to Rwanda now have an opportunity to expand there after the government of Rwanda announced that it is leasing more than 100 hectares (247 acres) to foreign investors for flower production. Though the f...
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