Nairobi, Dec. 1 -- The environment watchdog Nema has arranged an end-of-year party for its employees at Nairobi's Weston Hotel, which is owned by President William Ruto.

In a memo seen by the Nation, Nema Director-General Mamo B Mamo on November 29 told staff at the agency's headquarters, including interns, that they will meet at the luxurious hotel on Tuesday, December 2, at 10am for the event.

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"As you are aware, we have not been able to gather together as a family for two years due to the effects of Covid-19 . officers from the field will be paid DSA and transport refund to enable you to attend the event," the memo says.

First Lady Rachel Ruto will be the chief ...