Sophia Bekele is not your average entrepreneur. She started her career as a model in the US by chance but she never lost focus of where she wanted to be. Sophia is now an international entrepreneur, corporate governance & risk management specialist
NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 6 - UAP Group has finally opened its Sh6.2 billion business complex in Kampala, Uganda. UAP Nakawa Business Park sits on a six-acre piece of land located at the intersection of Jinja Road and the New Port Bell Road in Kampala City.
It's come to my attention that young Kenyans, and many older ones too, haven't got the faintest idea how to write a business plan. I see many, many plans every week given my role as an investor. Some range from a simple 2 paragraph statement to 30 plus
NAIROBI, Kenya, - I have attended several forums where industrialist Chris Kirubi is speaking and the underlying factor about all of them is one - you will never get tired of listening to him. Apart from being inspired by his story of success, Kirubi
“Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead to motivate them.” John C. Maxwell After several years of being on various Boards and heading various companies, one would think that I have mastered the art of leadership. Truth
When a Chinese customer asked for the interior of his new Bombardier Challenger 850 jet to be covered with pricey black carbon fibre, the designer was shocked -- but happy to oblige. "We'll do whatever you want, as long as it's within the realm of certification,"
DAR ES SALAAM, July 23 - Fatma rides on the shoulder of the road, her infant daughter secured to her back with a length of brightly coloured kanga fabric. Arms outstretched, she grasps the handles that function as pedals and rotates the chain around
Businesses globally have been using electronic payment systems as a way of making it easier for their clients to do business with them. Advanced economies like the US and Canada use electronic payments more than cash as emerging economies such as Brazil
NAIROBI, Kenya Jul 10 - With the growth of the middle class and population of high net worth individuals in the country, opportunities for the luxury market are set to be on the rise. New World Wealth Report 2014 statistics reports that the market generated
NAIROBI, Kenya, July 2 - The Public Investment Committee (PIC) of the National Assembly on Wednesday recommended that government to suspends the implementation Sh43 billion contract awarded by Kenya Pipeline Corporation (KPC) to a Lebanese firm. PIC