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Sh95m for women, youth

By Our Reporter. Kilifi County Secretary, Bibi Fondo has said Sh95 million will be allocated to women, youth and people with disabilities through Saccos to improve their living standards. Speaking…

Amica unveils strategy to cut costs

By Kage Njoroge. Amica Savings and Credit Society has embarked on strategic measures to reduce the cost of doing business in the highly competitive financial sub-sector. Amica Chief Executive Officer…

Tower Sacco to put up Sh75m head office

By Munene Maina. Members of Ol Kalou-basedTower Sacco Society Limited will put up a Sh 75 million four-storeyed office complex to serve as the Society’s head offices. A feasibility study…

Protect businesses from political risks, State urged

By Wakahiu Muthoni and Joseph Mukubwa. The business community has called on the Government to safeguard their investments from political upheavals. Speaking to the press in Thika town recently, Urithi…

Governor moots bill to improve co-ops

By Munene Maina. NyandaruaGovernor Francis Kimemia has urged the County Assembly to legislate on proposed Nyandarua County Co-operatives Bill which seeks to set up a fund to reinvigorate co-operatives in…

Membership referral strategies can boost Sacco recruitment

By Mary Wanjiru Ndung’u. Savings and Credit Co-operative Society’s (Saccos) membership recruitment is an ongoing process that requires planning and a well thought out strategy. The reasons as to why…

Ng’arisha Sacco members sensitized at Education Day

By Godfrey Wamalwa. Ng’arisha Sacco, formerly known as Bungoma Teachers Sacco, recently held a week-long Education Day to enlighten 13,000 members on its goals and achievements. The members are drawn…

Sacco loan defaulters cornered

By Jackson Okoth. It is a race against time for Sacco loan defaulters as the noose tightens on their necks. This follows recent disclosures by the Principal Secretary, Ministry of…

Matatu Saccos to pay taxes

By Dennis Bett. Matatu Saccos in Nandi County have pledged to pay taxes so as to enable the Government improve service delivery to the residents. Matatu operators who fall under…

Boda boda operators told to join saccos

By James Wakahiu. The Chairman of Central Rift Boda boda Association, Stanley Kitetu has urged operators in the country to join the co-operative movement and improve their living standards. Kitetu…