Month: September 2018

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Atwoli asks workers to join Saccos for empowerment

By Kennedy Shivairo COTU Secretary General Francis Atwoli  says the country needs vibrant Saccos and Societies to help individuals live a better life. Talking to Sacco Review at his office…

New pesticide tax will hit farmers hard, lobby warns

By Our Reporter The agriculture sector is at risk of lowered productivity if the Government does not revert to zero-rated pesticides, according to Evelyn Lusenaka, Chief Executive Officer of the…

Youth urged to form groups to get Government funding

By John Majau Tharaka-Nithi Deputy Governor Francis Kagwima has urged the youth in the area to form or join registered groups in order to benefit financially from the Government and…

Horticultural Sacco share capital grows

By Boniface Mulu The Chairman of the Kitui Horticultural Farmers Savings and Credit Cooperative Society Limited David Matheka has announced that the society’s share capital stands at Sh3.5 million. He…

Society awarded for quality coffee

Kibugu Farmers’ Co-operative Society was awarded the overall prize for paying the highest average income per member in the county. The society emerged top in eight categories during the Ushirika…

Co-operatives important wealth creators

By Boniface Mulu Kitui County Trade, Co-operatives and Investment Minister Philip Mumo  has said that the co-operatives are an important and efficient instrument to create wealth and fight poverty. “They…

Co-ops challenged to reap from Big Four Agenda

By Asa Maina Housing co-operatives have been urged to focus and broaden to outreach individual members so that they can join the corporate ownership of houses and improve the quality…

Sonyaco members fight over prime property

By Our Reporter The fight over a storey building-Sonyaco Plaza in Homa Bay town has escalated after two splinter groups renewed their acrimony over its management. The building is owned…

Pokot Youth Bunge supports education

By Martin Ruto Pokot Youth Bunge Organisation has made great strides in supporting education in West Pokot County. The organisation started its programme through piloting two zones in the county…

Profitable Saccos urged to assist struggling marketing societies

By Benedict Ng’etich Strong and established savings and Credit Societies in Kericho County have been urged to assist small marketing societies by giving them soft loans. The Kericho County Director…