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  1. 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

  2. Colonial-era "Water Grabbing" Policies Still Have Negative Impact On African Smallholders

    29 Oct 2018- 13:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRETORIA, South Africa A new report from the International Water Management Institute (IWMI) and South Africa's Pegasys Institute assesses the history ofcolonial-era “water grabbing” policies in sub-Sahar ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/29/2018 - 13:33

  3. 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

  4. Wildlife Conservancy Official Attacked With Arrows Over Water Row

    16 Oct 2018- 13:15 by Local Press Report NAROK The Standard Conflict between the local community and a wildlife conservancy near the world-famous Masai Mara Game Reserve over lease agreement took a new turn yesterday after unknown assailants attacked the ...

    Local Press Report - 10/16/2018 - 13:15

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Kenya: New Solutions Sought For Mombasa County Water Shortage

    30 Sep 2018- 09:50 by Local Press Report MOMBASA Daily Nation Mombasa County’s reliance on its neighbours for fresh drinking water has exposed the soft underbelly of the tourist haven. And its leadership has now appealed to the national government to inte ...

    Local Press Report - 09/30/2018 - 09:50

  8. Kenya Survey Explores Connections Between Droughts, Migration And Violence

    11 Sep 2018- 06:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya A nationwide survey of a sub-Saharan African country is being conducted to find connections between droughts, migration and violence. A team from the University of Utah, US in partnership with t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/11/2018 - 06:40

  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: 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

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. Eastern Africa Floods Death Toll Almost 500. Food Shortages Predicted. Disease Warnings Issued

    29 May 2018- 17:26 by OOSKAnews Info NAIROBI, Kenya Business Day Rainfall that has been twice the seasonal average in parts of eastern Africa has claimed almost 500 lives, forced thousands from their homes and damaged crops, raising the spectre of a repea ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/05/2018 - 10:27

  14. Selfie Mishap: Kenyan Governor Feels "Baptized" After River Bridge Collapses

    20 May 2018- 07:23 by Local Press Report MACHAKOS Africanews A Kenyan county governor and the deputy of another county fell into a river on Friday morning. Machakos governor Alfred Mutua and Kisii Deputy Governor Joash Maangi were on Friday morning “fishe ...

    Local Press Report - 05/21/2018 - 13:00

  15. 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

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