Land and Conflict Sensitive Journalism sumaries

Sub-Category : Land

352 Chepyuk Settlement Squatters to get 742 acres

The Star Pg 11
Wednesday, 03 Oct 2012

The resettlement of squatters on the controversial Chepyuk settlement scheme will be finalised next week. Speaking at Kebee Primary SchoolI in Kopsiro, Western PC James ole Seirian said the government plans to finish the resettlem

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Sonko Land Title Deeds Verified

The Star Pg 3
Saturday, 03 Nov 2012

The title deed of three pieces of land put up by Makadara MP Mike Sonko to secure the release of three Mombasa Republican Council officials are genuine. A search at the Kwale lands office proved the title deeds genuine, said an of

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KCB Surrenders Title Deed to Oliech’s mum

The Star Pg 4
Friday, 02 Nov 2012

The bank surrendered the document after the woman went to its branch at Prestige Plaza demanding it. And in response to the case filed against her by her two children, Mary has sworn an affidavit accusing the children of telling l

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Families seek Raila, Kibaki Help on Eviction

The Star Pg 11
Wednesday, 31 Oct 2012

Hundreds of Kwa-Vonza residents at Lower Yatta in Kitui county who are squatting on a university’s land face eviction. The land belongs to the South Eastern University College. And jittery that they are likely to be rendered

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Minister Lifts land Caveat after Residents Protest.

Standard Pg 21
Wednesday, 31 Oct 2012

Land Minister James Orengo has lifted the caveat imposed on land under five acres in some areas of Kuresoi . The move came after residents claimed it was hindering development. Mr Orengo however said the caveat was aimed at insuri

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Ntimama accused of dishing out Mau land

Daily Nation pg 5
Saturday, 27 Oct 2012

Presidential aspirant William Ruto has accused Heritage minister William ole Ntimama of dishing out Mau Forest land to individuals. The United Republican Party leader threatened to spill the beans by providing documents to prove h

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State gets Sh20 Million from land Allocations

Standard Pg 39
Wednesday, 30 Nov -0001

The government has collected more than sh20 million from beneficiaries of recent land allocations in Taita District. The gender minister Naomi Shabban said the money has been deposited with settlement Trust Fund. More than 10,500

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University, Private Developer Fight over Land

Standard Pg 35
Friday, 26 Oct 2012

A row is brewing between Laikipia University College in Nyahururu and a private developer over a parcel of land. The university is accusing the developer of grabbing the land meant for putting up a campus within Nyahururu town. Ny

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