Mwingi (Kenya)

Type: City
Name: Mwingi (Kenya)
Country: Kenya
Latitude: -.93
Longitude: 38.07
population: 11,219
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Irrigation Project Facing Challenges

A Vision 2030 flagship irrigation project in Kitui County is facing imminent collapse owing to water shortage.The multi-billion shillings Wikithuki irrigation scheme in Tseikuru Sub-County that is expected to ensure that over 8,000 acres of land is put ... [Published Kenya News Agency - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

China State Const Eng : outflanks Western investors

A 21-gun salute at Kenya's State House welcomed the 500-strong Chinese delegation in mid-May, and over the next three days, a record 15 agreements were signed between Nairobi and Beijing .Various sectors attracted China's attention, including aviation, ... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 07 2014]
Entities: Lamu (Kenya), Kenya, China
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

Politics: Kidero among leaders likely to skip much awaited rally

Kenya: Following a split among CORD leaders over the recently held political rallies and push for national debate on Saba Saba Day tomorrow, it is feared key CORD Governors and MPs could miss the event.The split has become evident that Jubilee leaders ... [Published East African Standard - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Mui residents in the dark

The imminent kick-off of the multi-million coal mining in Blocks C and D Mui Coal Basin in Kitui is set to face resistance from the area residents.The Benefit Sharing Agreement signed between the Government of Kenya and mining Concessioner-Fenxi Mining ... [Published The Star (Kenya) - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 2 reports

Kenya: Mwingi Wants Sh40 Million for Clinics

Residents of three subcounties in Mwingi want Sh40 million set aside for construction of dispensaries, purchase of ambulances and water tanks in Kitui county's budget.During a meeting convened by Action Aid Kenya at a Mwingi Hotel on Monday, the residents ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 19 2014 - Updated Jun 19 2014 - 1 reports

Kenya: Kitui County Larger Mwingi Sub County EWS Drought Monitoring Bulletin - May 2014

Source: Government of KenyaCountry: Kenya Situation Overview  The onset of short rains ceased during the third dekad of April. No rains were received in May. The weather was characterized by hot and sunny days followed by warm and cloudy nights. ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 19 2014]
First reported Jun 18 2014 - Updated Jun 18 2014 - 1 reports

We are prepared for drought - Garissa

GARISSA has put in place adequate measures to counter drought related risks that might occur in the near future, participants in a three-day workshop held in Mwingi were told yesterday.Governor Nathif Jama’s newly created directorate for drought management ... [Published The Star (Kenya) - Jun 18 2014]
First reported Jun 05 2014 - Updated Jun 05 2014 - 1 reports

Kitui and KMTC partner for medical college

Kitui Government has pledged over Sh100 million towards the setting up of a second Medical College in Mwingi town. Deputy Governor Peninah Malonza said the project will be accomplished through a partnership with Kenya Medical Training College. She said ... [Published The Star (Kenya) - Jun 05 2014]
First reported Jun 03 2014 - Updated Jun 03 2014 - 1 reports

Kenya: Kitui County Larger Mwingi Sub County EWS Drought Monitoring Bulletin - April 2014

Source: Government of KenyaCountry: Kenya Situation overview The onset of short rains started during the second dekad of March. Temporal and spatial distribution varied across livelihood zones with Mixed farming livelihood zone receiving a better ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 03 2014]
First reported Jun 03 2014 - Updated Jun 03 2014 - 1 reports

Government issues warning

The government has issued a stern warning to leaders and residents of Mwingi suspected to be involved in sabotaging an electrification project set to benefit Garissa County.Kitui County Commissioner Moffat Kangi says the government will do everything ... [Published Kenya News Agency - Jun 03 2014]
First reported Jun 02 2014 - Updated Jun 02 2014 - 1 reports

Rose Muhando to grace Mwingi crusade

The Swahili gospel musician Rose Muhando will visit Kitui county this week. Muhando will visit Mwingi town to grace a five day special prayer session for the country. “Besides having Muhando in Mwingi, renowned evangelist Christ Pilkerton from Alabama ... [Published The Star (Kenya) - Jun 02 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Kenya: Kitui County Larger Mwingi Sub County EWS Drought Monitoring Bulletin March 2014

Source: Government of KenyaCountry: Kenya Situation overview The onset of the long rains season started earlier than normal on 13th of March 2014. The spartial and temporal distribution is poor especially in the Marginal mixed livelihood zone which ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 17 2014]

Quotes

"We agree that there is urgent need for Jubilee leaders and the Opposition to dialogue in a bid to find solutions to the problems facing the country but calls for mass action are unnecessary" Dado said
"We plan to sustain the operation in the coming days to deter persons with ill motives from travelling to other parts of the country. This route is one of the main ones which the criminals use to sneak to Nairobi and other major towns to cause havoc" Yego told journalists in Garissa

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Irrigation Project Facing Challenges [Published Kenya News Agency - Jul 08 2014]
China State Const Eng : outflanks Western inves... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 07 2014]
Politics: Kidero among leaders likely to skip m... [Published East African Standard - Jul 06 2014]
Politics: CORD team divided over Saba Saba rally [Published East African Standard - Jun 30 2014]
Mui residents in the dark [Published The Star (Kenya) - Jun 30 2014]
Kenya: Mwingi Wants Sh40 Million for Clinics [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 25 2014]
Mwingi wants Sh40m for clinics [Published The Star (Kenya) - Jun 25 2014]
Kenya: Kitui County Larger Mwingi Sub County EW... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 19 2014]
We are prepared for drought - Garissa [Published The Star (Kenya) - Jun 18 2014]
Kitui and KMTC partner for medical college [Published The Star (Kenya) - Jun 05 2014]
Kenya: Kitui County Larger Mwingi Sub County EW... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 03 2014]
Government issues warning [Published Kenya News Agency - Jun 03 2014]
Rose Muhando to grace Mwingi crusade [Published The Star (Kenya) - Jun 02 2014]
Kenya: Kitui County Larger Mwingi Sub County EW... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 17 2014]
Police launches crackdown on suspected terroris... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Apr 01 2014]
Kenya: Kitui County Larger Mwingi Sub County EW... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 14 2014]
Kenya: Kitui County Larger Mwingi Sub County EW... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jan 29 2014]
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Kenya: Kitui County Larger Mwingi Sub County EW... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 19 2014]
Source: Government of KenyaCountry: Kenya Situation Overview  The onset of short rains ceased during the third dekad of April. No rains were received in May. The weather was characterized by hot and sunny days followed by warm and cloudy nights. ...
Kenya: Kitui County Larger Mwingi Sub County EW... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 03 2014]
Source: Government of KenyaCountry: Kenya Situation overview The onset of short rains started during the second dekad of March. Temporal and spatial distribution varied across livelihood zones with Mixed farming livelihood zone receiving a better ...
Kenya: Kitui County Larger Mwingi Sub County EW... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 17 2014]
Source: Government of KenyaCountry: Kenya Situation overview The onset of the long rains season started earlier than normal on 13th of March 2014. The spartial and temporal distribution is poor especially in the Marginal mixed livelihood zone which ...
Kenya: Kitui County Larger Mwingi Sub County EW... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 14 2014]
Source: Government of KenyaCountry: Kenya Situation overview No rains were received during the month of January and this is normal at this time of the month. The weather was characterized by hot and sunny days followed by warm and cloudy nights. ...
Kenya: Kitui County Larger Mwingi Sub County EW... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jan 29 2014]
Source: Government of KenyaCountry: Kenya Situation overview Most parts of the larger Mwingi continued receiving rains up to 20th of December 2013. No rains have been witnessed during the last 10 days of the month.Crops are in good condition although ...
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