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Risky behavior in youths and the motivation to earn a living

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By Kagwaini Kairu Email: kagwainikairu@gmail.com The sole purpose for devolution in Kenya was meant for two reasons, de centralizing the presidency’s power and service provision to the local levels. Devolution is the proper distribution of State functions and powers amongst and between the three arms of government. Kenya’s devolved system is provided for in Article …

  Written by: Meshack Masibo Renown American economist and bestselling author Paul Zane Pilzer once said “God wants us to show compassion and understanding toward the unemployed or the poor not because they are poor, but because poor people, with help from those who are already successful, can become rich, And when the poor become …

  Written by: Meshack Masibo What is the first thought that comes in your mind when you hear the word sacco? Probably if you are like me, it conjures up memories of financially intuitive persons coming together as a block in order to put their savings together and to be able to grow financially. It …

Written by: Pratibha bissht pratibhabissht@mtkenyatimes.co.ke Mining in Kenya yields high grade quantities of gold, copper, ilmenite and tantalum. Kenya is also an important source of non metallic minerals including soda ash, lime stone, salt, niobium, fluorspar and fossil fuels. The Ministry of Mining was formed by the government after the country’s March 4th general elections …

Written by: Dan Mwangi dan@mtkenyatimes.co.ke It started with the council of governors of Western Kenya and has morphed into Governors from different parts of the countries seeking go start banks to help their populace. it makes considering the huge amounts that the devolved units  and their administrators deal with.  The most recent occurrence of that …

<table class=”infobox biography vcard” style=”height: 149px;” width=”749″> <tbody> <tr> <th scope=”row”>Written by: <strong>Pratibha bissht</strong></th> <td> <p style=”text-align: center;”><strong><strong><strong><span style=”color: #0000ff;”>pratibhabissht@mtkenyatimes.co.ke <img class=”alignnone wp-image-17381″ src=”https://mtkenyatimes.co.ke/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Pratibha-236×300.jpg” alt=”” width=”150″ height=”191″ /></span></strong></strong></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> Kenya is one of the most unequal countries in the sub- Sahara region. Forty two percent of its population of 44 million lives …

Written by: Pratibha bissht pratibhabissht@mtkenyatimes.co.ke Nearly half of Kenyan youth lack employment. This especially affects youths who after failing to find jobs and settle get into criminal activities. The number of unemployed people in Kenya has currently risen due to various factors. However, the Kenyan government is to blame for all these since it is …

If there is something that is scary and have the potential to sabotage the success of Kenyan nation apart from corruption and bad politics which are embedded on ethnicity, it must be unemployment. When you take stock of the employment status of the country in terms of those employed, quality of jobs, those in temporary …

Stacy Muya Most entrepreneurs sit and wait for an investor to come in and save the day. They spend a lot of time and resources hounding potential investors without even considering alternative ways to come up with the capital they need to make their dreams come true. Other businesspeople would like to start their businesses …