Poultry trade ban between Kenya, Uganda partially lifted

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Six counties receive Sh319mn for livestock insurance

NAIROBI, Kenya Aug 23 - Six Counties have received Sh319 million from the Kenya Livestock Insurance...

Google and Walmart unveil e-commerce partnership

San Francisco, United States, Aug 23 - Google and Walmart on Tuesday announced a partnership that...

Nigerian suspected to be behind global cyber attacks

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 23 - A Nigerian national is behind numerous cyber attacks targeting companies and...

Kenya

Verdict for Samsung heir weighs on telecom giant

Seoul, Korea, Republic of, Aug 23 - The heir to the Samsung empire faces the verdict in his corruption trial Friday, which threatens to leave the world's...

Ask Kirubi +

Ask Kirubi: Buy Kenya; Build Kenya

Who has the great honor of building a nation? Isn’t it the people? Aren’t we the work force behind...

Ask Kirubi: Let peace prevail

  May justice be our shield and defender, May we dwell in unity, peace and liberty Then and only...

Ask Kirubi: Change the narrative for a better future

Is there anything like responsible journalism? Are there those who sincerely practice it? Each day as...

Finance

Equity Bank HY profit drops by 7.4pc to 9.4b as assets cross Sh500Bn

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 22 – Equity Group Holdings has posted a 7.4 percent decline in profit from the Sh10.1 billion it posted in the first six months...

Telecoms +

Telkom adds two independent members to its Board

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 15 - Telkom has added two independent members to its Board two months after it rebranded...

Safaricom crosses the Sh1 Trillion market valuation

NAIROBI, Kenya, July 29 - Safaricom share price closed the week at an all time high of Sh25 pushing...

Airtel Africa doubles data revenue but net income stagnates

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 26 - Data revenue is now the biggest contributor to revenue growth for Airtel Africa...

Jobs +

Amazon set to create 1,000 new jobs in UK

London, United Kingdom, Aug 17 - US online retail titan Amazon will create more than 1,000 new jobs next year with the opening of a new warehouse in...

Technology +

Facebook makes it simple to see if friends are safe

San Francisco, United States, Aug 22 - Facebook on Monday made it simpler to see whether friends...

Apple under pressure to dazzle as market slows

San Francisco, United States, Aug 21 - As Apple and Samsung gear up to launch new flagship smartphones,...

Infosys chief quits in rift with founders

Mumbai, India, Aug 18 - Vishal Sikka has resigned as chief executive of Infosys, the Indian software...

The Whiteboard +

Customer experience emerges as the new battlefield for companies

Kenya has been earmarked as one of the leading emerging economies in Africa to invest in. We are seeing an increasing number of international companies...

Energy +

US Agency to support development of hydroelectric plants in Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 15 - The U.S. Trade and Development Agency has signed a grant with Saigrene Energy...

Petrol down by Sh1.01 but diesel, kerosene up in latest ERC review

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 14 - Super Petrol has reduced marginally while diesel and Kerosene has gone up in...

Mombasa to get reliable power with the launch of 400kv Suswa-Rabai line

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 4 - Kenya Power has today energized the Suswa-Isinya-Rabai line paving way for supply...

TED Radio Hour +

TED Radio Hour: Rethinking School

For most of modern history, humans have placed smaller humans in institutions called schools. But what parts of this model still work? And what must change?...

Manufacturing +

NEMA exempts waste paper bags, select consumer products from plastic bag ban

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 18 - The National Environmental Management Authority has exempted domestic waste...

15 things you need to know about the plastic bag ban: INFOGRAPHIC

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 15 - With just two weeks to the implementation of the total ban on plastic bags,...

After Merck, CEOs of Intel, Under Armour quit Trump panel over rally

NEW YORK, United States, Aug 15 - The chief executives of Merck, Intel and Under Armour resigned Monday...

World +

Wild times as Madagascar rides vanilla price bubble

SAVA REGION, Madagascar, Aug 23 - Hit by rampant speculation and a collapse in production following cyclone Enawo, the price of vanilla Madagascar's largest...

video +

Another large-scale cyberattack underway: experts

PARIS, France, May 17 - Another large-scale, stealthy cyber-attack is underway on a scale that could...

VIDEO: Egypt signs $1.8 million contract with U.S. public relations firms

Egypt's Intelligence Bureau has signed $1.8 Million contract with two Public Relations firms in Washington...

VIDEO: South Africa’s youngest MP seeks to impact positive change

There's a new kid on the block in the South Africa Parliament, a young lady who had social media abuzz...