Kenya to lease 31 coal blocks, as it eyes cheaper energy

Saturday February 2 2013

Peter Kithungía, a resident of the Mui Basin in Kitui County, points at the area covered by the Basin where Fenxi Mining Industry Company intends to start mining coal. Photo/SALATON NJAU

Peter Kithungía, a resident of the Mui Basin in Kitui County, points at the area covered by the Basin where Fenxi Mining Industry Company intends to start mining coal. Photo/SALATON NJAU Nation Media Group

By Kennedy Senelwa Special Correspondent