Audit of Lands Ministry by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) begins

By Joseph K. Mwangi and Lavendah Atieno

Nairobi 15th August 2016….The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) has formed a 12-member team to audit systems, procedures, policies and practices at the Lands ministry which would take four months.

Lands Ministry is ranked the third mostcorrupt institution in the Country by Transparency International.

Speaking during the launch of the audit […]

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KCB Development Club forum

Lands Secretary,Mr. Peter Kahuho Friday represented Lands CS, Prof.Jacob Kaimenyi at the KCB development club forum club at the Panafric Hotel in Nairobi.Mr Kahuho said the government was speeding up land registration and transfer processes by digitalizing all land documents and reducing the valuation of stamp duty period from 21 days to 3 days.The lands […]

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Lands CS Prof.Jacob Kaimenyi meets land Officers from Meru and Tharaka Nithi Counties to look for ways to tackle Land Problems facing the region.

 

By Lavendah Atieno and Bryanne Onsoti

Nairobi 4th August 2016…Lands Cabinet Secretary Prof. Jacob Kaimenyi says his ministry will strive to ensure that land officers across the country are well facilitated to ensure they offer quality services to wananchi.

Prof. Kaimenyi spoke when he met Land Adjudication and Settlement Officers (CLASOs) from both Meru and TharakaNithiCounties at […]

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Lands Ministry to partner with LSK in enhancing reforms in the land sector

 

By Joseph K. Mwangi

 

Nairobi, 01 Aug. 16 2016 … The Ministry of Lands and Physical Planning has put in place measures to handle urgent cases during the two months’ period the ministry will be involved in digitizing 13 land registries across the country.

 

Lands Cabinet Secretary, Prof. Jacob Kaimenyi emphasised that digitization of land records was […]

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Lands Ministry now joins hands with the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) in the fight against graft in the Ministry

By Joseph K. Mwangi
Nairobi, July29, 2016 … The fight against graft in the Ministry of lands and Physical Planning has gone a notch higher after the Ministry formally joined hands with the Ethics and Anti-Corruption (EACC) today to fight the menace in the Ministry, which is ranked the third most corrupt institution in the Country.
Today’s […]

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Kenya and Greece to partner in promoting land reforms

By Lavendah Atieno and Tabitha Thairu

Nairobi, 19th July, 2016…Lands Cabinet Secretary, Prof. Jacob Kaimenyi says Kenya and Greece will work together in fast tracking land reforms in order to improve ease of doing business with the aim of improving trade between the two countries.

Prof. Kaimenyi spoke when he hosted a Greek delegation which paid him […]

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Land CS, Prof. Jacob Kaimenyi to issue title deeds in Kwale and Taita-Taveta

By Joseph K. Mwangi

Nairobi, July 08, 2016…Land Cabinet Secretary,Prof. Jacob Kaimenyi willearly next week issue title deeds in Kwale and Taita-Tavetaat the Coast region respectively

At least 17,000 title deeds will be issuedwith Kwale County expected to receive 9,226 titleswhileTaita-TavetaCounty getting7,621 title deeds.

The Government has in the recent past issued title deeds to residents of Mombasa […]

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Kaimenyi Calls Stakeholders in the Land Sector to Support Land Reforms

By Regina Machua and Laura Lukera
Nairobi, 30th June, 2016…. Lands and Physical Planning CS Prof JacobKaimenyi hascalled on all stakeholders in the land sector to support the government in the implementation of land reforms as they will help in reducing poverty, eliminating land-related conflicts, ensuring sustainable land use and creating conducive environment for investment.
Prof. Kaimenyi […]

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The Education System should be research driven to enhance innovation: Says Kaimenyi

By Joseph K.Mwangi
Nairobi 25th June, 2016…PublicUniversities should acquire Land title deeds to protect their land.
Lands Cabinet Secretary Prof. Jacob Kaimenyi said this during the official opening ceremony of Kabianga University funeral home in Kericho .He promised to deliver Processed Kabianga University’s Land title deed in a month’s time and urged other universities to follow suit.
The […]

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Lands CS urges residents of Vihiga to collect uncollected titles at the local land registry

Nairobi, June 17, 2016 …Lands and Physical Planning Cabinet Secretary, Prof. Jacob Kaimenyi has appealed to the local administration in Vihiga County to sensitize wananchi on the importance of securing land title deeds.

Prof. Kaimenyi said that the local land registry had processed 52,434 title deeds but only 1,234 had been collected by landholders. He spoke […]

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