Margaret Njugunah is Capital FM’s Business Editor responsible for radio and website business content. A Mass Communications Graduate of St. Paul’s University, Njugunah joined Capital FM in 2015 as a business reporter. Her specialist areas are financial news, economic reporting, technology, corporate and development news.
NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 11 - Kenya's banking sector recorded Sh37.31 billion pre-tax profits during the quarter ended September 2015. This marked a 5.8 percent decrease from Sh39.61 billion registered in the previous quarter that ended in June 2015. The
NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 11 - The National Housing Corporation (NHC) has announced that it will maintain the 13 percent interest rate for mortgages. The move is in a bid to provide decent and affordable housing to all Kenyans in the midst of the ongoing economic
NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 10 - It is 9:45am on a gloomy Thursday in early November. Westlands has come to a standstill following a night - and morning - of heavy rainfall. Umbrellas are up and about, shielding people from the pouring rain. Could this be the
NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 10 - Orange Group, the largest shareholder of Telkom Kenya has made an exit after selling its entire stake to Helios Investment Partners. Orange has been in Kenya since 2007 starting with a 51 percent stake which was topped up to
NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 7 - Deputy President William Ruto has challenged entrepreneurs to take advantage of the conducive and stable business environment created by the Government and engage in business. The Deputy President cited an array of legislation
NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 5 - Safaricom has recorded a 22.9 percent increase in its net income which has seen it hit Sh18.1 billion in its half year results for the period ended September 30. This is up from Sh14.71 billion during the same period in 2014.
NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 2 - "We want to build technology that everybody loves using, and that affects everyone. We want to create beautiful, intuitive services and technologies that are so incredibly useful that people use them twice a day. Like the use
NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 27 - You do not have to struggle with getting goods from China any longer. Neither do you need to save up in order to travel to the world's biggest manufacturer to get commodities. This is because Chinese e-commerce company, Chinabuy,
NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 26 - DStv High Definition decoders’ price has been cut by 50 percent and will be retailing Sh5,500 from Sh11,000. According to MultiChoice Kenya, the price cut is part of its Drop The Rest, Get The Best promotion which is designed
NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 22 - Base Resources Limited has reported that mineral production at the Kwale project has increased in all its three products. The Australian company, which is licensed to mine titanium, produced 116,121 tonnes of ilmenite in the