Kenyan Slum Dwellers to Benefit From Insurance

Citizens living in informal settlements, which are prone to fire, can now benefit from a new insurance plan that allows them to insure their household goods.
  • Kenya:  Insurance Cover Launched for Slums

    Capital FM, 1 October 2012

    Kenyans living in slums, which are prone to fire, can now insure their household goods for as little as Sh480 per year following the launch of a triple package insurance cover by ... read more »

Slum dwellers (file photo).

  • Kenya:  Sh50m Slum Upgrading Project for Mtwapa

    The Star, 28 September 2012

    The Sh50 million slum upgrading project in Mtwapa rolls of next week. The project i being under taken by the Ministry of Local Government through the Kilifi County Council. read more »

  • Kenya:  State Funds Slum Upgrading Projects

    The Star, 19 September 2012

    THE government has spent more than Sh49 million in various development housing projects in Homa Bay town. The projects, under the Kenya Slum Upgrading Programme, include ten ... read more »

  • Kenya:  High Court Halts Sh2 Billion Eldoret Slum Upgrade

    The Star, 14 September 2012

    The High Court has ordered Eldoret Municipal Council to stop a Sh2 billion World Bank slum upgrading project and other developments on a disputed land. read more »

  • Kenya:  60 Families Homeless As Nyahururu Slum Razed

    The Star, 31 January 2012

    PROPERTY worth millions of shillings was on Sunday night reduced to ashes when fire gutted several houses at the sprawling Maina slums in the outskirt of Nyahururu town. read more »