AMI, Mastercard Foundation to train youth for job readiness

The African Management Initiative (AMI) has partnered with The MasterCard Foundation to develop a scalable model for training and placing underprivileged youth into entry-level positions in organisations across Kenya. The initiative, dubbed Youth Employment Accelerator (YEA), will offer a free 6-week learning and skills development programme for 300 unemployed youth aged

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Mexican president plagiarized in thesis: university

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto's alma mater said Monday he had plagiarized parts of his law school thesis, confirming an investigative news site's report last week. Mexico's Panamerican University said it had reviewed the president's 25-year-old thesis and found five types of "treatment of the ideas of others." They included "textual reproductions

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CfC Stanbic partners with Strathmore in entrepreneurship and financial training

Third and fourth year students at Strathmore University were treated to a week-long forum by CfC Stanbic Bank as staff from the bank imparted practical skills on entrepreneurship and finance as part of their summer school. Dubbed the Engage Forums, the sessions took place from 1st August to 5th August and

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