Innovation, Infrastructure & Technology

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  • 24 Jun 2015- 10:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya The Kenyan government is facing a challenge to one of the flagship projects of the two-year-old administration of President Uhuru Kenyatta. Legislators from the opposition Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD) want the $4.3 billion
  • 19 Jan 2015- 10:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Francis Mwangangi, an MP representing Yatta constituency in Kenya’s Machakos County, last week called on the government to find a lasting solution to pollution in the Athi River. The Athi-Galana-Sabaki River is the second longest river in
  • 25 Nov 2014- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Investors from Germany, Malaysia, India and Israel are among those that have expressed interest in Kenya’s 720,000-hectare Galana-Kalau Food Security project, the government said. The project will use water from the Galana and Tana rivers
  • 20 Feb 2014- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CUSCO, Peru Peruvian Minister of Housing, Construction and Sanitation René Cornejo Díaz on February 17 inaugurated the $39 million USD Wastewater Treatment Plant of Saint Jerónimo. The facility has the capacity to treat more than 85 percent of the Cusco
  • 20 Jan 2014- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya The Kenyan government has hired private contractors to drill and equip wells in Turkana County, where major underground water sources were discovered in September 2013. Senior government officials said on January 16 that the initial phase