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What ministerial guidelines on renewal of land leases mean

What ministerial guidelines on renewal of land leases…

In Kenya, those with registered private land hold either freehold or leasehold interests. A freehold interest is for an unlimited period and is the kind held by Ken...

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Ministry lifts ban on renewal of land leases

Ministry lifts ban on renewal of land leases

The lands agency is expected to start renewing and extending leases after an embargo on the exercise was lifted. A memorandum on guidelines for extension and renewal ...

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CS Jacob Kaimenyi orders transfer of Lands registry staff

CS Jacob Kaimenyi orders transfer of Lands registry s…

Lands Cabinet Secretary Jacob Kaimenyi has ordered registries across the country to transfer officers who have worked at one station for more than four years. He...

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Land deals for Kenya, TZ powerline starts

Land deals for Kenya, TZ powerline starts

Kenya has started buying land from private owners to construct a high voltage power line connecting to Tanzania that will allow bulk electricity trade with southern Afr...

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Roads raise land prices in Nairobi’s outskirts

Roads raise land prices in Nairobi’s outskirts

Land prices in Nairobi’s satellite towns have gone up significantly over the last year mainly driven by roads expansion. The latest land price ...

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Land grabbers now strike Nairobi Dam Read

Land grabbers now strike Nairobi Dam Read

Faceless individuals have descended on Nairobi Dam and are subdividing the water body in what could be the last painful nail on the coffin for what was once the...

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Government waives fees for title searches

Government waives fees for title searches

The Cabinet has issued a directive waiving fees for land title searches. Chaired by President Uhuru Kenyatta, the government on Thursday issued the waiver to cushion...

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KenGen suspends construction of Sh6.9bn power project in Meru

KenGen suspends construction of Sh6.9bn power project…

Power generating firm KenGen has suspended the construction of a 400-megawatts wind power plant in Meru County until land rows rocking the project are resolved. The fi...

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Collective land tenure is under threat in Kenya. Why it needs to be protected

Collective land tenure is under threat in Kenya. Why …

Pastoralism is the main production system practised by communities who live in range lands and dry lands which are usually arid or semi-arid. But pastoral communities are fac...

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Ministry sets up task force to solve land leases problems

Ministry sets up task force to solve land leases prob…

Kenyans of Asian origin and foreigners who have acquired land in the country are a worried lot due to frequent intimidations from influential people keen to evict them. Occu...

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LDGI Survey on Public Land Management in Kenya – Report Release

LDGI Survey on Public Land Management in Kenya – Repo…

 In light of recent reports on incidences of public land grab, LDGI rolled out a survey to establish the status of public land management in Kenya. The study targeted public i...

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Scorecard Report Release: Service Delivery in the Land Sector

Scorecard Report Release: Service Delivery in the Lan…

In September and October 2015, LDGI carried out its periodic Scorecard report that monitors the progress being made in the land reforms implementation process. This scorecard, the ...

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Cartoonists for Land Reforms

Cartoonists for Land Reforms

The Land Development and Governance Institute is dedicated to improving livelihoods through offering a bridge between communities, stakeholders and policy makers in the promotion o...

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LDGI engagement with National Assembly Lands Committee

LDGI engagement with National Assembly Lands Committe…

With the five year constitutional timeline for the enactment of legislation on community land and regulation of land use and property nearly coming to an end, LDGI got involved in ...

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LDGI and Land Sector Stakeholders Forum with Senate Lands Committee

LDGI and Land Sector Stakeholders Forum with Senate L…

The 27th of August 2015 will mark five years since the promulgation of the Constitution of Kenya. The new Constitution brought about progress in the land reforms implementation pro...

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