KRA refutes claims of plans to start taxing dowry payments

Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) Commissioner General Githii Mburu. [PHOTO/ COURTESY]

Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has refuted claims that it will start taxing dowry payments to raise revenue. In a tweet posted on their official Twitter account on Wednesday, KRA “Hii story hata sisi tumeisikia tu,” KRA tweeted.   Hii story hata sisi tumeiskia tu🤦‍♂️. pic.twitter.com/jOGhoLvy3o — Kenya Revenue Authority (@KRACorporate) December 4, 2019 The Taxman was responding to an online publication, that reported KRA was considering and discussing on the issue. Do you have an interesting story from Ateker Region, that you would want us to publish? You can now…

South Sudanese Super Model Adut Akech Bior Wins Model of the Year at 2019 British Fashion Awards

Adut Aketch Bior. PHOTO CREDITS: ADUT AKECH BIOR.

South Sudanese Model Adut Akech Bior Wins Model of the Year at 2019 British Fashion Awards. The 19 years old Star model was named ‘Model of the Year’ at the British Fashion Awards in London, on Monday night. Adut Akech Bior grew up in Kenya’s Kakuma refugee camp. On her speech,  Akech talked about the need for a better representation of women in the fashion industry. “It is important for all of us to remember that someone like me winning this award is a rarity,” she said. “This is for…