Nyamira County Business & Economics

Nyamira milk firm takes aim at giants for market share

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Nyamira milk firm takes aim at giants for market share


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Kisii's first privately owned tea factory stirs farmers' hopes

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Kisii's first privately owned tea factory stirs farmers' hopes


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Nyamira county rejects 'substandard' local contractors

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Nyamira milk firm takes aim at giants for market share
Milk consumers in western Kenya and the Rift Valley will have more products on the shelves following the entry of a new processor in the market. Nyamira-based Highland Creameries and Food Limited has started off with the production of 200,000 litres of milk per day from its Sh1 billion factory in Borabu. “The firm processes fresh and long life milk which are being received well in the market,” said Highland Creameries chairman Jabesh Bichanga   Read More ...
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Kisii's first privately owned tea factory stirs farmers' hopes
Kisii’s first privately owned tea factory stirs farmers’ hopes The privately owned tea factory in Nyamira County receives over six million kilos of green leaf every year. (PHOTOS SAMMY OMINGO/STANDARD) The opening of the first privately owned tea processing factory in the Gusii region is expected to boost farmers’ earnings as competition for produce increases. Mogeni Tea Factory in Kerumbe area, which is in Nyamira County’s North Mugirango constituency, is   Read More ...
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Nyamira county rejects 'substandard' local contractors
Contractors in Nyamira county are an unhappy lot after the county government cancelled tenders for various projects in the area. The County government on its part attributed the cancellations to substandard work and announced that it had opened a Mechanical Transport Fund worth 150 million shillings that will facilitate the construction of local roads in the area. With the new project funding, local roads in Nyamira town and the environs   Read More ...
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Nyamira Governor cancels tenders for local road contractors
Nyamira Governor cancels tenders for local road contractors Contractors in Nyamira suffered a blow after Governor John Nyagarama cancelled all their tenders. Mr Nyagarama made the decision after a long battle involving award of tenders. Nyamira Governor John Nyagarama when he appeared before Senate Assembly Public Accounts and Investment Committee at Parliament on Thursday 07/04/16 over county audit queries.PHOTO.BONIFACE OKENDO According to the governor, there was conflict of interest, with   Read More ...
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Drama in Nyamira assembly as MCAs reject corruption report on county departments
There was drama at the Nyamira County Assembly Thursday as members rejected a report detailing massive financial impropriety in various county government departments. Tempers flared as the MCAs debated the report that was tabled by Public Investment and Accounts Committee (PIAC) chairman Ezra Mochiemo. Speaker Joash Nyamoko ordered Ekerenyo MCA Thaddeus Nyabaro to leave the chamber after he accused some of his colleagues of being being compromised to reject the   Read More ...
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Nyamira MCAs ‘skip’ allowances in first quarter of financial year
Nyamira Members of the County Assembly (MCAs) were reportedly not paid any sitting allowances in the three months to September, a puzzling development to Kenya’s ward reps appetite for the cash.   Read More ...
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County officers from Nyamira and Kisii fight over revenue collection
Trouble started soon after the Kisii County revenue collectors accused their Nyamira counterparts of trespassing onto their grounds.   Read More ...
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