Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.


MyNews24 is a user-generated section of News24 Kenya. The stories here come from users.

Latest Badges:

Employment agency welcomes ban on export of workers

01 October 2014, 11:53 Nechesa Chemoi

Nairobi - Labour Cabinet Secretary Kazungu Kambi’s move to revoke licences of firms that source jobs for Kenyans in the Middle East has been welcomed by the Chairperson of Kenya Association of Private Employment Agencies (KAPEA), Khadija Osman.

Khadija said the move will get rid of fake agencies that have been conning Kenyan workers in the name of giving them jobs in the Middle East.

“Only accredited agencies should be allowed to send Kenyan workers abroad. We do not like it when we see and hear Kenyans who were sent abroad by fake agencies are being mistreated,” she said.

Also read: Kambi bans Middle East countries from hiring Kenyan workers
She said they have received few cases of mistreatment, which resulted from Kenyans who misbehave after being offered jobs abroad.

Kambi revoked the firms' licences over cases of mistreatment of Kenyan workers in the region which are reported almost daily.

He said the firms will be forced to re-apply for the licences for them to carry on with their business and be able to handle such cases.

For the latest on national news, politics, sport, entertainment and more follow us on Twitter and like our Facebook page!

Disclaimer: All articles and letters published on MyNews24 have been independently written by members of News24's community. The views of users published on News24 are therefore their own and do not necessarily represent the views of News24. News24 editors also reserve the right to edit or delete any and all comments received.

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Shakila Alivitsa
Helping you find the type of man ...

To put it simply, you can’t go looking for fish in a meat market; you have to go to a fish market. Read more...

Submitted by
Wilson Ochieng
Mudavadi set for 2 month long wes...

Musalia Mudavadi is set for western Kenya campaigns.

Submitted by
Victor Tinto
I need a miracle to win in 2017, ...

An MP says that he needs a miracle to win the 2017 elections but has not given up on victory despite the odds being against him. Read more...

Submitted by
Victor Tinto
Raila ungrateful for my help, MP ...

An MP says that he made ODM famous in Meru and has accused the party of ungratefulness despite his hard work. Read more...

Submitted by
Victor Tinto
I'm ready for by-election today, ...

I'm ready for a by election, an angry ODM rebel MP tells Raila Odinga. Read more...

Submitted by
William Korir
ODM kicks 6 MPs out of Parliament...

ODM has kicked 6 rebel members out of house committees. Read more...