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Project to clean up Nairobi river stalls

Led by the National Environment Management Authority (Nema), the programme has seen around 25 companies accused of directly discharging waste into Kenya’s Nairobi river being closed, including five tanneries.


Kenya’s footwear import duty still on hold

Seeking to promote growth in its domestic leather industry, the Kenyan government had raised the import duty on footwear from 25% to 35%, or US$10 per unit, whichever is higher, for its 2018-19 budget.


Phase two of Kenya’s new leather park

Kenya’s government has entered the second phase of the country’s first Leather Industrial Park and is currently studying the project for the construction of a common effluent treatment plant.