Article 208 of the Kenyan Constitution establishes the Contingencies Fund. The purpose of the Contingencies fund is the urgent and unforeseen need for expenditure for which there is no other legislative authority. Further, the Public … Continue ReadingWhat is the Contingencies Fund in Kenya?
Before we talk about the types of government budgets in Kenya, let’s define a budget. A budget is a document that sets out the government’s proposed revenues, expenditure and priorities for a specific financial year. … Continue ReadingWhat are the Types of Government Budgets in Kenya?
The Kenya Revenue Authority was established by an Act of Parliament, The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) Act (Chapter 469 of the Laws of Kenya). The major function of the Kenya Revenue Authority is collecting revenue … Continue ReadingThe Functions of the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)
The budget process in Kenya is an important part of government planning and decision-making. In itself, the budget-making process in Kenya is a comprehensive process. It begins in August of the current financial year to … Continue ReadingThe Key Stages and Dates in the Budget Process in Kenya
Article 204 of the Constitution establishes the Equalisation Fund in Kenya into which should be paid one half per cent (0.5%) of all the revenue collected by the national government each year. This amount is … Continue ReadingWhat is the Equalisation Fund in Kenya?
Article 206 of the Constitution establishes the Consolidated Fund in Kenya. This fund acts as the main bank account for the national government. The Public Finance Management (PFM) Act expounds on the Consolidated Fund. All … Continue ReadingWhat is the Consolidated Fund in Kenya?
The functions of the Public Service Commission in Kenya are important in managing public service. The Constitution of Kenya, 2010 reconstituted the Commission with a redefined and expanded mandate and a lean membership. “Public Service” … Continue ReadingPowers and Functions of the Public Service Commission Kenya
Article 182 of the Kenyan constitution speaks about the vacancy in the office of the county governor in Kenya. The office of the county governor shall become vacant if the holder of the office– dies; … Continue ReadingVacancy in the Office of the County Governor in Kenya
The political leadership of the National Assembly in Kenya plays a vital role in the National Assembly. The National Assembly is one of the legislative arms of the national government. Its major role is to … Continue ReadingThe Political Leadership of the National Assembly in Kenya
Bicycle prices in Kenya vary depending on a lot of factors. You might have developed an interest in cycling and you want to shop around for a new bicycle. You might even be looking for … Continue ReadingA Beginner’s Guide for Bicycle Prices in Kenya