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Fully vaccinated Kenyans can now travel to UK without fear of quarantine

The UK government has announced that fully vaccinated travellers from Kenya can travel to England without needing a pre-departure COVID-19 test as from Monday, October 11. This was disclosed in a statement by the British High Commission, viewed by Pulse Live Kenya on Thursday. They also revealed that the policy includes Kenyans vaccinated with the AstraZeneca, Pfizer, Modern and Johnson & Johnson vaccine – Pulse

Civil servants’ allowances capped at 40 percent of monthly salary

Allowances for public servants have been capped at 40 percent of their gross monthly pay starting July next year, as the State moves to lower the public sector wage bill and free up more funds for development projects.

The Salaries and Remuneration Commission (SRC) on Thursday said that it would abolish job-related allowances that account for the biggest chunk of gross monthly pay and merge others – Business Daily

Harambee Stars Hammered 5-0 in Tough World Cup Qualifier

Mali has dented Kenya’s hopes of qualifying for the 2022 World Cup after hammering Harambee Stars 5-0 in a tough Group E qualifier played in Morocco. Stars were keen to bag maximum points during the clash played on the night of Thursday, October 7, to increase their chances of earning a ticket for the global extravaganza. The Mali fixture was coach Firat’s first since taking charge of Harambee Stars as head coach – Tuko