President Kenyatta orders suspension of international trawler licenses

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Kenya voted leading safari destination

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 12 - Kenya has been voted the world leading safari destination at the 2017 World...

Airtel not exiting Kenya but looking to consolidate operations

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 12 – Airtel has denied reports that it is exiting Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania but...

Vivo Energy names outgoing Nation Media Group boss as MD

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 11 - Nation Media Group Managing Director Joe Muganda has resigned to join Vivo...

Kenya

Infographic: Car ownership cost for popular cars in Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 11 - Beyond the purchase prices, there are other factors to consider before buying a car including insurance cover and maintenance. ...

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

IMF appoints Kenyan as Director of Audit

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 5 – International Monetary Fund (IMF) has appointed Dr. Nancy Asiko Onyango as Director of the Fund’s Office of Internal Audit...

Telecoms +

CBA, Safaricom mark 5 years of M-Shwari with customer savings of Sh12.6Bn 

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 6 - Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) and Safaricom are today celebrating the 5th...

Safaricom aims to enhance experience of 10,000 customers who visit shops daily

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 1 - Safaricom is experimenting with new ways of engaging customers who visit the...

Vodafone Ghana CEO terms rumours of her replacing Collymore as ‘fake news’

NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 19 - Vodafone Ghana CEO Yolanda Cuba has dismissed rumors that she is taking over...

Jobs +

Job opportunities up 50pc in November after three-month slump

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 4 – The number of advertised jobs for the month of November went up by 52 percent following a three-month drop in vacancy postings...

Technology +

Less than 30pc of Africa’s e-commerce startups are profitable

Cape Town, South Africa, Dec 7 - Less than 30 per cent of African e-commerce startups are profitable,...

Nairobi County to buy rapid road patching machines for Sh100Mn

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 5 - Nairobi County is planning to acquire two road patching machines at a cost...

Time is running out for BuzzFeed, Mashable

New York, United States, Dec 4 - BuzzFeed has given up on going public for now and Mashable is looking...

Energy +

450 women to receive funding for clean energy businesses

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 6 - About 450 women entrepreneurs engaged in clean energy in Kenya and Tanzania...

Special unit to raise Sh500Bn for Kenya’s nuclear power plant

NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 5 - Kenya is set to form a special purpose vehicle to facilitate the building of...

Kenya Power spends Sh15Bn to buy locally manufactured materials

NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 23 - Kenya Power has spent over Sh15.6 billion on locally-manufactured materials...

TED Radio Hour +

TED Radio Hour: Manipulation

We think we're the ones who control what we see, read, think — and remember. But is that true? Who decides? And who should decide? This hour, TED speakers...

Manufacturing +

Tesla unveils its all-electric semi truck

Hawthorne, United States, Nov 17 - After revolutionizing electric cars, Tesla is tackling a new frontier...

Court ruling paves way for the privatization of five sugar cane millers

NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 11 - Plans to privatize five sugar companies in Western Kenya can now proceed after...

Nissan suspected of forging inspection documents: reports

Tokyo, Japan, Oct 4 - Nissan factories routinely forged inspection documents for new vehicles, reports...

World +

Bitcoin tops $18,000 in debut on major bourse

New York, United States, Dec 11 - Bitcoin surged past $18,000 after it began trading on its first major global exchange Sunday, the latest in a series...

video +

Interview: Collymore on why Safaricom mobile data seems to be costly, expended faster

NAIROBI, Kenya, Sept 13 – Safaricom Chief Executive Bob Collymore has explained the seemingly short...

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...