Macharia News

TSC set to promote 20,000 teachers

TSC Chief Executive Officer Nancy Macharia said thousands of teachers who have been in administrative positions but in acting capacities will be confirmed after undergoing interviews.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 23, 2019

Political envoy appointees frustrate career diplomats at Foreign Affairs ministry

Speaking to the Star on the phone, Foreign Affairs PS Macharia admitted the concerns are there and are legitimate.

The Star , Kenya Feb 22, 2019

Budget cut: Uhuru's mass secondary schooling in limbo

“We have a serious financing gap in the recruitment of 10,000 additional teachers, to address the current shortage, at Sh6.5 billion,” TSC chief executive Nancy Macharia told the National Assembly’s Committee on Education in Nairobi yesterday.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Teacher shortage hurts transition

But this does not include the teachers required for 100 per cent transition,” TSC boss Nancy Macharia told Parliament’s Education committee yesterday.

The Star , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

TSC seeks Sh27 billion to hire more teachers

A total of Sh13 billion would be required to implement a collective bargaining agreement that comes into force from July, Sh6.5 billion to recruit 10,000 teachers, Sh3.5 billion for ongoing staff replacements and Sh3.9 billion for salary increments and promotions, TSC chief executive Nancy Macharia told the National Assembly’s Education Committee on Thursday.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Turnkey apartments: A new ready-to-use house concept

When Bernard Macharia, a Nairobi businessman, sought to buy a house in 2016, his friend, Muigai Thumbi, a real-estate developer and owner of the expansive Waiyaki Ridge Gardens, a residential development on Waiyaki Way, suggested to him that he could invest in one of the houses he was building.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

MPs to quiz Juma on Somalia feud

On Saturday, PS Macharia Kamau issued a statement that was interpreted to mean that Kenya had recalled its ambassador to Mogadishu and expelled Somalia’s envoy to Nairobi.

The Star , Kenya Feb 19, 2019

Kiambu farmer cashes in on the rising demand for goat milk

Enterprise Kiambu farmer cashes in on the rising demand for goat milk Robert Macharia Kinyua in 2014 left his job, where he was earning Sh1,500 daily to focus on his dairy goat farming.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 18, 2019

Somalia denies auctioning oil and gas blocs in Kenyan territory

On Saturday, foreign affairs Principal secretary Macharia Kamau alleged that the Somali government had on February 7 this year offered for auction oil and gas blocks within the disputed maritime territory.

The Star , Kenya Feb 17, 2019

Kenya has not "recalled" its ambassador to Somalia - Foreign PS Kamau

Foreign Affairs PS Macharia Kamau on Sunday clarified that the government had not recalled Kenya's ambassador to Somalia nor had it expelled Somalia's envoy to Kenya.

The Star , Kenya Feb 17, 2019