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High default rates lead to Sh3 billion drop in Nairobi revenue targets

High default rates have led to a Sh3 billion drop in revenue collection targets by Nairobi County. According to the County Fiscal Strategy Paper (CFSP) 2018, local revenue streams have been underperforming over the years. This has, in turn, affected the internal targets for financial 2018/19. “The internal sources are …

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One dead, 12 injured after vehicle tyre burst in Narok

One person died while 12 were injured in a road accident in Narok county on Tuesday morning. The accident occurred near Katakala trading centre on Narok-Bomet road, about 10 kilometres from Narok town. The group had been on their way from Narok town, to a funeral service in Bomet, in a vehicle hired …

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Artificial sweeteners linked to diabetes and obesity

Many countries have introduced a sugar tax in order to improve the health of their citizens. As a result, food and drink companies are changing their products to include low and zero-calorie sweeteners instead of sugar. However, there is growing evidence that sweeteners may have health consequences of their own. …

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