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The Importance of Chemistry in Policy Formulation.

The Importance of Chemistry in Policy Formulation, National and County Planning: Some reflections on soil pH and its importance in planning the utilization of land resources.

By Timothy W. Mwangi

11th May,2017

*The   author is a physical planner in the Ministry of Lands and Physical Planning. The views expressed in this article are personal and do not reflect  the […]

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NATIONAL PLANNING AND BUDGETING: LACUNA IN LAW AND PRACTICE.

By Timothy W. Mwangi – Registered Physical Planner

As  a country  we  have  failed  to    grasp   two  truisms . First, the symbiotic   relationship between Economic Planning and Physical Planning. Second, increased budgetary allocation does not necessary result in positive outcomes. For   example for     half   a  century Kenya  has ring fenced  and   allocated  a lot  of  funds  to  […]

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WANTON SUB-DIVISION OF LAND: A LOOMING NATIONAL DISASTER.

By Timothy W. Mwangi – Registered Physical Planner

The ‘Land Question’ debate is restricted to land administration. This is because our philosophy of land management is wrong.  Processing  title deeds as  quickly as possible and expediting the process of conducting searches in Land Registries is considered the hallmark of a  successful land management  system.  We set  ambitious    […]

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ROLE OF DEVELOPMENT CONTROL IN ADDRESSING WATER SHORTAGE.

By  T.W Mwangi – Registered Physical Planner

One of the effects of climate change is unreliability of climate and weather patterns. In the recent past rainfall patterns have been erratic, resulting in water shortages. Agriculture, industrial and domestic water supply were affected . Water vending business has boomed but at what cost to public health?

As a […]

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The Joint Technical Committee (JTBC) for the Kenya-Tanzania Boundary Meeting in Mombasa Currently Ongoing

A meeting of the Joint Technical Committee (JTBC) for the Kenya- Tanzania boundary has officially started at the Mombasa Beach Hotel on May 6th 2017. The Director of Survey, Dr. Cesare Mbaria is at the Head of the Kenyan Delegation while the Tanzanian Delegation is led by Mrs. Elizabeth Mrema. The meeting is a follow […]

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Fast- track disbursement of uncollected Titles to beneficiaries, land’s PS, Dr. Muraguri urges the Bomet Local Administration

By Joseph K. Mwangi and Bryanne Onsoti,

Bomet, Wednesday, 26 th April, 2017 … Lands and Physical Planning PS, Dr. Nicholas Muraguri has urged the local administrations of Bomet County to work with land officers to ensure uncollected title deeds amounting to 16,000 are disbursed to their owners. The new Lands PS spoke at Sotik Primary […]

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Fast- track disbursement of uncollected titles to beneficiaries, lands PS, Dr. Muraguri urges the Bomet local administration

 

By Joseph K. Mwangi and BryanneOnsoti

    

 

Bomet, Wednesday, 26th April, 2017 … Lands and Physical Planning PS, Dr. Nicholas Muraguri has urged the local administrations of Bomet County to work with land officers to ensure uncollected title deeds amounting to 16,000are disbursed to their owners.

The new Lands PS spoke at Sotik Primary School when he […]

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Task Force on Regulations to Operationalize the new Land Laws External Stakeholders meets

By Collins Okello and Catherine Wanjiku

Nairobi Mon 24th April 2017…The Taskforce on Regulations to operationalize the new land laws kicked-Off Public Sensitization Sessions in Kisumu and Mombasa for external stakeholders Monday from both Nyanza and Coast regions respectively.The Kisumu team is led by Ms. Lucy Wanja,a legal advisor to the lands CS,Prof.Jacob Kaimenyi while […]

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Protecting Public Schools Land

Officials of the ShuleYangu Alliance Initiative on Friday 21st April 2017 called on Lands Cabinet Secretary Prof. Jacob Kaimenyi at Ardhi House to review progress of the ongoing Titling program for Public Schools. Prof. Kaimenyi said his ministry is committed towards developing a Public Schools Land Protection Policy in partnership with other government agencies and […]

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CS Kaimenyi’s day at the Rowallan Scouts Camp

The Land’s Cabinet Secretary who was recently elected the Chief scout, on Wednesday made a familiarization tour of the expansive scouts movement headquarters at Jamuhuri Park in Nairobi. During his tour, Prof. Kaimenyi mingled and interacted with various visiting groups among them school parties. The new Chief scout pledged to work with all stakeholders in […]

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