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Lands CS Prof. Jacob Kaimenyi pleased with work of the Taskforce on formulation of regulations to operationalize the new Land Laws

By Edna Amollo and Bryanne Onsoti

 

Nairobi, Friday 6thApril 2017….Lands and Physical Planning CS,Prof. Jacob Kaimenyi has commended members of the Taskforce formulating the new land laws for doing a very commendable job within a short time.

 

Prof. Kaimenyi said that the draft regulations will take into account transactions to be undertaken in future through an online […]

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PRINCIPAL SECRETARY’S OFFICIAL HANDING OVER

The out going principal secretary Arch. Mariamu eL maawy  officially hands over the lands ministry to the incoming principal secretary Dr. Nicholas Muraguri (former health ps).

Be results oriented, new Lands PS Dr. Nicholas Muraguri urges staff at the Lands Ministry.

By BryanneOnsoti and Dorcas Wambui

Nairobi, Friday 6th April 2017…The new Lands and Physical Planning PS, Dr. […]

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PRESS RELEASE:WORLD BANK LAND AND POVERTY CONFERENCE 2017

By Joseph K. Mwangi, Head/Public Communications unit

Nairobi, Friday, 31 March 2017…The World Bank AnnualLand and Poverty Conference ended in Washington D.C, USAlast weekwith most presenters highlightingchallenges posed to developing nations by big mining and agricultural industries that are using technology to gain access to remote regions.

This year’s focus was on the role of data and […]

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PRESS RELEASE

NAIROBI 3rd March 2017…lands and physical planning cabinet secretary Prof.Jacob Kaimenyi on Wednesday launched the first ever National Spatial Plan for the country at the Kenyatta International Conference Centre in Nairobi.

The National Spatial Plan (NSP) presents the country’s National Spatial Vision that will guide the use and management of land and land based resources and […]

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National Spatial Plan Document to be Launched Tomorrow

The national spatial plan document that will be launched tomorrow can be downloaded here

By |February 28th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on National Spatial Plan Document to be Launched Tomorrow

Lands Ministry to double its efforts in facilitating provision of housing to Kenyans-CS Kaimenyi

By Edna Amollo and Bryanne

Nairobi, Feb 24th2017….Property development remains the best investment option in the country this year despite fears that political fever may slow it down, Lands and Physical Planning CS, Prof Jacob Kaimenyi has said.

“There is growing demand for high end residential and commercial developments in the country, which is highly competitive”, he […]

By |February 27th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Lands Ministry to double its efforts in facilitating provision of housing to Kenyans-CS Kaimenyi

Government waives Survey and Land registration fees for all public school land

By Bryanne Onsoti and Joseph K. Mwangi

Nairobi Fri 10th Feb 2017…The Government has waived Survey and Land registration fees for all schools in the country, Lands and Physical Planning CS Prof. Jacob Kaimenyi has said.

Prof. Kaimenyi said the move would help schools to get the land title deeds with ease.

He said lack of vital land […]

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Lands Ministry Public Complaints and Resolution Committee members trained by CAJ

Nairobi Fri 10th Feb 2017…The Commission on Administrative Justice (CAJ) recently trained members of the Lands Ministry’s Public Complaints and Resolution Committee (PCRC) on effective ways of handling public complaints.

The Committee members were taken through the various aspects of public complaints management, among them effective complaints handling mechanisms as well as procedures and best practices, during […]

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CS Kaimenyi Launches a Task Force to operationalize Land, Land Registration and Community Land Acts.

By Bryanne Onsoti and Lennah Kirimi

 

Nairobi Fri 27th 2017…Lands and Physical Planning CS Prof Jacob Kaimenyi today launched a Task-force to formulate regulations to operationalize the Land Act, Land Registration Act and the Community Land Act at a Nairobi Hotel.

The terms and reference of the Task Force is:

Study the new land laws and identify […]

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Avoid unscrupulous behavior to make it easier for Kenyans to access vital land documents, CS Kaimenyi tells Surveyors

By Bryanne Onsoti and KNA

Nairobi Friday 16th Dec…Lands CS Prof .Jacob Kaimenyi has warned staff at the Survey of Kenya of unscrupulous behavior which has made it difficult and expensive for Kenyans to access vital documents.

He said that digitization will eliminate cases of ‘missing files’ a trick used by staff to fleece Kenyans in the […]

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