The Shimoni Slave Caves: A Haunting Tale

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Find out the haunting secrets of the Shimoni Slave Caves in Shimoni, a picturesque coastal village in Kenya. Not only known for its vibrant marine life and spectacular beaches, Shimoni also holds a painful reminder of the brutal Indian Ocean slave trade. The Kwale Journal delves into the depths of these caves, unveiling stories of … Read more

Munje Octopus Closure: A Success Story


Discover how Munje village’s octopus population is thriving thanks to an innovative octopus closure project. This conservation initiative aims to protect octopuses and balance the marine ecosystem. Rich Marine Biodiversity The azure waters of Munje, a small fishing village in Kwale, Kenya, are home to a diverse range of marine life, including the awe-inspiring octopus. … Read more

Discover Paradise: A Guide On What To Do At Diani Beach


Nestled in Kwale County approximately 30 kilometers south of the famous historic city of Mombasa, Diani is an amazing holiday destination endowed with pristine white sandy beaches, lush tropical vegetation and a vibrant cultural diversity. Combined with the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean, this makes Diani a beckoning haven for holidaymakers. Whether you are … Read more

Kwale residents warned against tribal politics

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Kwale county residents have been asked to focus on development issues and shun egocentric leaders spreading conflict-ridden politics across the county. Addressing the people in Kinango town after the official opening of a twin workshop and groundbreaking of a hostel project at Kinango Vocational Training Centre, Kwale Governor H.E. Salim Mvurya warned that some of … Read more

Kwale Ready For Investors

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Kwale Governor Salim Mvurya and his Deputy Fatuma Achani have encouraged investors to put tent in Kwale, saying the county has conducive environment for investment.    Their call comes after the two toured Kentaste, a factory based at Ukunda in Msambweni Sub County that manufactures coconut products for export to the United States, Middle East … Read more

Kwale E-Pay System Acknowledged

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Kwale County’s Automated Revenue Collection System known as Kwale Pay has received recognition from the national government. The national government says that the county’s E-Pay Revenue Management System is fully compliant with all the requirements and standards of a functional revenue management system. This system was started a few years ago under the leadership of … Read more