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 […]

By |April 22nd, 2017|NEWS|Comments Off on Protecting Public Schools Land

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 […]

By |April 20th, 2017|NEWS|Comments Off on CS Kaimenyi’s day at the Rowallan Scouts Camp

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 […]

By |February 13th, 2017|NEWS|Comments Off on Government waives Survey and Land registration fees for all public school land

Lands Ministry Public Complaints and Resolution Committee members trained by CAJ

 

By Bryanne Onsoti

 

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 […]

By |February 13th, 2017|NEWS|Comments Off on Lands Ministry Public Complaints and Resolution Committee members trained by CAJ

Milestones achieved by the Lands Ministry under the Jubilee Government

By Bryanne Onsoti and Joseph K. Mwangi

Nairobi 17th Nov…Lands and Physical Planning Cabinet Secretary Prof. Jacob Kaimenyi says his Ministry has boosted the registration and issuance of title deeds from a total of 5.6 million since independence (from 1963 to June 2013 averaging to 112,000 per year) by adding a further 2.4 million in 2013/2014 […]

By |January 24th, 2017|NEWS|Comments Off on Milestones achieved by the Lands Ministry under the Jubilee Government

Fast track the enactment of the Physical Planning Act, CS Kaimenyi urges the National Assembly

By Mary Anyango and Bryanne Onsoti

Nairobi 2nd Dec 2016… Lands CS Prof. Jacob Kaimenyi has appealed to both the Senate and National Assembly to fast track the enactment of the Physical Planning Act Bill which is currently before Parliament.

 

Prof Kaimenyi’s call was contained in a Speech read on his behalf by both lands PS Arch. […]

By |January 24th, 2017|NEWS|Comments Off on Fast track the enactment of the Physical Planning Act, CS Kaimenyi urges the National Assembly

WESTLANDS CASE-ACTIONS BY MOLPP

Done internal investigations and identified those who were involved in the renewal of the lease which was registered in the name of another individual.
Sent on compulsory leave members of staff who hadn’t taken leave for a long time and requested the staff who were involved show cause why they shouldn’t be disciplined.
Handed […]

By |January 24th, 2017|NEWS|Comments Off on WESTLANDS CASE-ACTIONS BY MOLPP

13 registries to be finalized by the end of 2016, says Prof. Kaimenyi

By Bryanne Onsoti

Nairobi Fri 9th Dec… Land and Physical Planning Prof. Jacob Kaimenyi has said 13 registries will be digitized by the end of the year. Prof. Kaimenyi said that this will seal loopholes associated with the manual system of keeping land records.

”The digitization of land records is aimed at enhancing efficiency, taming corruption and […]

By |December 14th, 2016|NEWS|Comments Off on 13 registries to be finalized by the end of 2016, says Prof. Kaimenyi

Land reforms to empower citizens in areas with land injustices mining activities – Kaimenyi

By Bryanne Onsoti and Winnie Owidi

Nairobi 25th November 2016…Land CS Prof. Jacob Kaimenyi has said that the ongoing land reforms will empower citizens in areas with land injustices and extractive activities to make informed decisions concerning land and sustainable exploitation of minerals. The Lands CS said that the Government is in the process of sensitizing […]

By |December 6th, 2016|NEWS|Comments Off on Land reforms to empower citizens in areas with land injustices mining activities – Kaimenyi

Kaimenyi attends RCMRD meeting in Kigali,Rwanda

The 10th Confererence of Ministers of the Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD) has ended  in Kigali, Rwanda with Lands CS, Jacob Kaimenyi  telling the Conference that Kenya has among other achievements concluded the National Spatial Plan (NSP);
enacted the Land  Law (Amendment) Act 2016 and the Community Land Act 2016. Prof. Kaimenyi […]

By |December 6th, 2016|NEWS|Comments Off on Kaimenyi attends RCMRD meeting in Kigali,Rwanda