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Works on Eldoret-Lokichar road for oil transport underway

The government is constructing a 297 Kilometer road from Eldoret to Lokichar to facilitate transportation of oil from Turkana. Transport CS James Macharia said the project has been subdivided into seven parts and awarded to different contractors to fast-track its construction. Macharia has however noted that the biggest challenge is …

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JKUAT students to get free rides from Neo bus sacco

JKUAT students will enjoy free rides from the college gate to Nairobi CBD on selected days. This is after Neo Kenya Mpya, a bus company plying the Nairobi-Thika route, launched a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative this week. One of the company’s directors, Douglas Kuria, said the move is part …

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Inequality in India can be seen from outer space

Are night lights on earth captured by satellites from outer space a good way to measure inequality? Economists Praveen Chakravarty and Vivek Dehejia certainly believe so. They acquired images grabbed by satellites from the US Air Force Defence Meteorological Satellite Programme. These satellites circle the earth 14 times a day …

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