14.5 million Kenyans are food insecure every year according to the Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research Analysis. Although Kenya has made some progress with food security, it is among 43 countries where food deficiency remains serious.
Residents waiting for relief food in Ganze, Kilifi County (file photo).
Nation, 24 December 2019
Kenya has received food aid valued at approximately Sh340 million from the United States government in support of its efforts to address food insecurity in the country. Read more »
Nation, 19 December 2019
Agriculture is the backbone and lifeline of most economies in Sub-Saharan Africa. It has a huge potential not only to increase food availability and contribute to reducing food… Read more »
Nation, 10 December 2019
Floods victims in Tana River will receive 1,500 bags of food aid starting next week, Devolution Chief Administrative Secretary Hussein Dado has said. Read more »
Capital FM, 9 November 2019
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) assisted the government of Kenya to air lift relief food and supplies to areas cut off by widespread flooding, Saturday. Read more »
Nation, 23 July 2019
The Isiolo County government has partnered with the World Food Programme (WFP) to provide food assistance worth Sh350 million to 6,667 hunger-stricken households in Kinna, Burat,… Read more »
Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia are dealing with desert locust swarms of "unprecedented size and destructive potential" that could spill over into more countries in East Africa, the ... Read more »
As drought and erratic weather wreak havoc across rural Kenya, a growing number of farmers are reportedly abandoning traditional crops like maize and rice for the more lucrative ... Read more »