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Sasini seeks approval to sell off Savanna Coffee House

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Music Copyright Society license renewal declined

NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 22 - The Kenya Copyright Board has declined to renew the license of the Music Copyright...

Samsung to showcase new technologies for Africa market during Cape Town forum

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa Feb 21 - Samsung is set to showcase its commitment to the continent by introducing...

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Property Insights: Got an attic? Ideas to utilize attic space

Finding additional space for a home office or den can be a tricky task for any homeowner. If your home has an attic, you could have the perfect space...

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Ask Kirubi: Know your worth

I have said it time and time again that I employ mostly for attitude and train for skill. If you have...

AskKirubi: Have a mentor but walk with your teacher

Towards the end of last year, I sat down with a few young people and we reflected on the year and stated...

Ask Kirubi : The beginning

Happy New Year friends. I believe like always, most of us are excited to begin a New Year and look forward...

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CA says DMS system aimed at counterfeits, not spying

NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 17 - The Communications Authority of Kenya (CAK) has denied that it has intentions...

Safaricom partners with KARA to boost neighborhood security

NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 2 - Safaricom has partnered with the Kenya Alliance of Resident Associations (KARA)...

Nokia reports 766 million euro loss in 2016

HELSINKI, Finland, Feb 2 - Telcoms giant Nokia on Thursday said that falling network sales and costs...

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Kenyan youth second in seeking side hustles in Africa

NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 15 - Kenya has the second highest number of youths with hustles at 40.8 percent, behind Nigeria at 44.4 percent according to GeoPoll...

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Kim Dotcom can be extradited to US: NZ court

WELLINGTON, New Zealand, Feb 20 - New Zealand's High Court ruled Monday that Kim Dotcom was eligible...

Google adds voice-activated shopping, taking on Amazon

Washington, United States, Feb 17 - Google announced Thursday it was launching voice-activated shopping...

Manufacturers, Kenya Power create WhatsApp group to discuss power supply

NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 16 - Kenya Association of Manufacturers and Kenya Power are working to improve interaction...

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The Modern finance unit – a shift from book keeping to business advisors

  In the late 1990’s, it was easy to be identified as an accountant in a typical accounting office. Your interactions would be rigid, procedure...

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Oil attacks in 2016 cost Nigeria up to $100bln: minister

LAGOS, Nigeria, Feb 15 - Militant attacks on key oil facilities last year reduced Nigeria's output by...

Vivo Energy reopens Naivasha Shell station under new management

NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 15 – Vivo Energy has resumed operations of the Shell service station that was...

Sub-Saharan Africa lags in sustainable energy policies: report

WASHINGTON, United States, Feb 15 - Sub-Saharan Africa, where more than a half billion people live without...

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TED Radio Hour: Big Data Revolution

Once invisible details of our lives can now be tracked and turned into data. Will this make life easier or more complicated? This hour, TED speakers imagine...

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Bayer says Monsanto deal on track, eyes record 2017

FRANKFURT AM MAIN, Germany, Feb 22 - German pharmaceuticals and chemicals giant Bayer on Wednesday reported...

60 wagons arrive for SGR track operations

Nairobi, Kenya, Feb 13 - Kenya Railways on Monday received its first batch of wagons that will be deployed...

Peugeot buys India’s Ambassador car for $12 mn

New Delhi, India, Feb 13 - India's Hindustan Motors has sold its Ambassador car to France's Peugeot...

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Amazon says to create 5,000 jobs in UK

LONDON, United Kingdom, Feb 20 - US tech and retail giant Amazon on Monday said it would create 5,000 British jobs this year, in a show of confidence...

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VIDEO: Kenya Power recovers 18 transformers buried in Redhill, Kiambu

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 18 - Kenya Power has excavated 18 transformers in a farm in Redhill, Kiambu.  A...

Construction of longest heated crude oil pipeline begins in Uganda

Construction of a crude oil export pipeline from Uganda's western district of Hoima to the Tanga Port...

VIDEO: Kenyan entrepreneur upcycles old clothes into functional bags

The passion for buying locally made products is growing at a fast pace in Kenya, and these days, importers...