The Government has approved a concessionaire for the implementation of a cable car project that will link Mombasa Island and the mainland. The letter of approval for the project seen by the Business Daily was signed by director Public Private Partnership(PPP) Joseph Kamau. KFS managing director Bakari Gowa confirmed the approval and thanked the Government for the quick action. "It is true that this approval has come.
By Lucas BarasaA new ferry which is set to ease operations at the Likoni crossing channel has started its journey from Turkey to Kenya. Nation has learnt that MV Jambo has already been loaded onto a ship at the Ozata shipyard in Turkey on its way to Kenya. The ferry will improve services at the Likoni channel which handles more than 300,000 people daily.
But Francis Ngunjiri is one Kenyan who dared to swim with the sharks and take on big firms in the energy sector. He owns a mini hydro plant that feeds power to the national grid. Using water from a small river right in his backyard in Gaikundo in Nyeri County, Mr Ngunjiri has put a mark on the sector and his community. To him, success is not in the massive profits that come with the energy sector but breaking the monopoly of big players in the energy sector.
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Selecting a term
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Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
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Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
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Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
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Democrats and/or Republicans.
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
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