× Business BUSINESS MOTORING SHIPPING & LOGISTICS DR PESA FINANCIAL STANDARD Digital News Videos Health & Science Lifestyle Opinion Education Columnists Moi Cabinets Arts & Culture Fact Check Podcasts E-Paper Lifestyle & Entertainment Nairobian Entertainment Eve Woman Travelog TV Stations KTN Home KTN News BTV KTN Farmers TV Radio Stations Radio Maisha Spice FM Vybez Radio Enterprise VAS E-Learning Digger Classified Jobs Games Crosswords Sudoku The Standard Group Corporate Contact Us Rate Card Vacancies DCX O.M Portal Corporate Email RMS
×

CS Phyllis Kandie defends cash transfer programme

COUNTIES
By Paul Thoronjo | Jul 28th 2017 | 1 min read
By Paul Thoronjo | July 28th 2017
COUNTIES
Ministry of East African Community, Labour and Social Protection Cabinet Secretary Phylis Kandie addresses journalist at her office in Nairobi. She gave update on the implementation of of the 'Inua Jamii 70 Years & Above' cash transfer ongoing registration countrywide. She also refuted claims that Jubilee was using the iniative as a campaign tool. Photo/Elvis Ogina (Nairobi) July 27th,2017

Labour and Social Protection Cabinet Secretary Phyllis Kandie has denied that the ongoing cash transfer programme for elderly Kenyans is being used to hoodwink voters ahead of the August 8 elections.

Speaking in Nairobi, the CS dismissed the claims, saying they were unsubstantiated.

 The Sh7.4 billion programme has seen 250,000 elderly persons registered and is targeting 500,000 more by the end of August.

Share this story
CEO’s reign as World richest person lasts few hours
Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos’ reign on the top of the Forbes’ Real Time Billionaires List only lasted a morning.
China rejected Kenya's request for Sh32.8b debt moratorium
China is Kenya’s largest bilateral lender with an outstanding debt of Sh692 billion.
.
RECOMMENDED NEWS
Feedback