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  1. Cities In Emerging Markets Have Potential To Attract $30 Trillion USD In Climate-related Investment

    4 Dec 2018- 07:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States Cities in emerging markets have the potential to attract more than $29.4 Trillion USD in cumulative climate-related investments by 2030 according to a new report from the Internatio ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/04/2018 - 07:03

  2. Nairobi Citizens Offered Reward To Turn In Water Cartels

    4 Dec 2018- 06:17 by Local Press Report NAIROBI Kenyans Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko on Saturday offered city dwellers rewards for arresting water cartels and rogue Nairobi City County officials. Residents were promised a Ksh300,000 (approx. $2,900 USD) re ...

    Local Press Report - 12/04/2018 - 06:17

  3. Erik Solheim Resigns As UNEP Chief After Travel Expenses Audit; Joyce Myusa Steps Up As Acting Head

    27 Nov 2018- 09:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya The Executive Director of UN Environment (UNEP) has resigned after an audit of official travel by the UN’s Office of Internal Oversight Services criticized the agency for “a culture of scant reg ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/27/2018 - 09:00

  4. Kenya: Thwake Dam Receives $268 Million USD AfDB Loans

    21 Nov 2018- 11:30 by Local Press Report NAIROBI Africanews The African Development Bank's Board of Directors has approved two loans worth €235.763 million for the completion of construction work on Thwake dam on Thwake River in southern Kenya. This ...

    Local Press Report - 11/21/2018 - 11:30

  5. Harvesting Machine Lies Idle As Hyacinth Weed Continues To Choke Lake Victoria

    3 Nov 2018- 08:48 by Local Press Report NAIROBI The Star The Lake Victoria Environmental Management Project bought a hyacinth harvester at Sh80 million to clear the weed from the lake in 2015. Members of the Parliamentary Committee on Regional Integration ...

    Local Press Report - 11/03/2018 - 08:48

  6. Audit Reveals Contractor Corruption Around Five Lake Victoria Water Projects

    28 Oct 2018- 06:45 by Local Press Report NAIROBI Business Daily Auditor-General Edward Ouko has unearthed the loss of Sh77 million on five water projects by the Lake Victoria South Water Services Board. In his report for the year ended June 2017 tabled in ...

    Local Press Report - 10/28/2018 - 06:45

  7. Kenya Ndakaini Dam: Benefit-sharing Mechanism Proposed In Nairobi City Dispute With Murang'a County

    10 Oct 2018- 08:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Kenya's Council of Governors and Ministry of Water and Sanitation have intervened in the dispute between the city of Nairobi and the county of Murang'a over benefits to be derived from ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/10/2018 - 08:25

  8. Kenya Mega Dam Procurement Dispute Resolved. UK Consortium's Contract Confirmed

    3 Oct 2018- 09:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Following a protracted procurement dispute, the UK GBM Engineering Consortium has been confirmed as building contractor to Kenya's $2 Billion USD High Grand Falls Dam project on the country& ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/03/2018 - 10:26

  9. The Millions Behind Nairobi's "Potty" Wars

    6 Aug 2018- 06:29 by Local Press Report NAIROBI The Star Nairobi witnessed a rare spectacle in May, when about 300 youths invaded toilets at OTC, Bus Station, Muthurwa and KPCU. An agitated operator at OTC shot in the air to flush them out. Health Policy ...

    Local Press Report - 08/06/2018 - 06:29

  10. Kenya: Geothermal Development Drilling Commences

    1 Aug 2018- 07:58 by Local Press Report NAIROBI ESI Africa Kenya's Geothermal Development Company (GDC) will commence with the operation of drilling wells in Baringo County, in search of steam power. The company’s general manager in-charge of drillin ...

    Local Press Report - 08/01/2018 - 07:58

  11. Kenya: Rival Chinese Companies Bid For Turkana Dam Deal

    18 Jul 2018- 05:29 by Local Press Report NAIROBI Business Daily The High Court has stopped the National Irrigation Board (NIB) from re-evaluating the tender for construction of a mega dam in Turkana County as ordered by the State procurement watchdog pend ...

    Local Press Report - 07/18/2018 - 05:29

  12. Kenya's Lake Turkana National Park Added To List of World Heritage Sites In Danger

    11 Jul 2018- 13:29 by OOSKAnews Info MANAMA, Kenya UNESCO's World Heritage Committee has added Kenya's Lake Turkana National Parks to its List of World Heritage in Danger, notably because of the impact of a dam on the site. The Parks site had be ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/11/2018 - 13:29

  13. South Korea Supports Rural Nigeria Water Supply Initiative

    31 May 2018- 10:32 by Local Press Report NAIROBI Standard Digital The national and county governments have entered into a deal with Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) for supply of clean water to locals. The agreement will be expanded with tim ...

    Local Press Report - 05/31/2018 - 10:32

  14. Kenya Senators Call For Dam Owner's Prosecution After 48 Killed In Breach Catastrophe

    16 May 2018- 12:09 by Local Press Report NAIROBI Capital FM The Senate Committee on National Security is calling for the immediate arrest of the Solai dam owner Mansukh Patel following the death of 48 people last week. The lawmakers have taken issue with ...

    Local Press Report - 05/16/2018 - 12:09

  15. Kenya Seeks To Tap Groundwater For Irrigation

    1 May 2018- 09:12 by Local Press Report NAIROBI Kenya Broadcasting Corporation Kenya's Ministry of Water and Irrigation is planning to initiate plans to tap underground water for large scale irrigation which will ensure food security in the country.  ...

    Local Press Report - 05/01/2018 - 09:12

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