The Star, Pg: 9 Cabinet Secretaries to have more say in procurement

The Public Procurement and Assets Disposal Bill, 2014 seeks to empower Cabinet Secretaries to sanction procurement.

Currently, the CSs only handle policy and leadership matters while their PSs double as the accounting officers in ministries. The Cabinet on Tuesday approved the bill which seeks to among other things tighten the public asset management.

The Star, Pg: 27 The fabulous Nairobi Fashion Week

The Nairobi Fashion Week was formed in 2010 and has since grown into one of the premier events in the fashion industry in Kenya. This year, the event was held for three days where several high profile leaders attended. Some of the speakers were Nairobi City County executive committee member Anna Othoro and Marakwet East MP David Sudi.

Others were Justice Agnes Murgor, her husband Wildlife Direct chairman Philip Murgor, environmentalist Dr. Paula Kahumbu, American Ambassador Robert Godec among others.