• 18 Jul 2021 - 12 people have been burnt beyond recognition and 11 others seriously injured after a fuel tanker burst into flames as they tried to siphon fuel along Kisumu – Busia Road. The 11 injured include children who have been admitted to various hospitals. The fuel tanker overturned at around 11.45 pm on…
  • 16 Jul 2021 - Kenya Power, formerly Kenya Power and Lighting Company, is Kenya’s national electricity supplier. In recent years, the company has invented convenient methods for Kenyans to renew their electricity bills. One of these is using meter tokens. Citizens are constantly seeking ways of how to load KPLC…
  • 16 Jul 2021 - Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) have been a major boost to the economic, political, and social empowerment especially in the empowerment of women and promotion of gender equality, but most women in business fear embracing technology or ‘technophobia’ due to lack of trust with the…
  • 16 Jul 2021 - A total of 1121 cars were sold in Kenya during the month of June according to data provided by the Kenya Motor Industry Association (KMIA) with Isuzu leading in the number of most sold units during the month followed by Toyota. During the month, Isuzu sold 401 units, beating Toyota during the month…
  • 16 Jul 2021 - The Kenya Power and Lighting Company (KPLC) has partnered with the National Youth Service (NYS) for a countrywide data-gathering exercise on all pre-paid and post-paid meters in an exercise called “Hodi Hodi”. The exercise will kick off on Monday 19, 2021. KPLC says the NYS officers will only be…
  • 16 Jul 2021 - The Kenyan government has begun the distribution of the life-saving HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment medications donated by the United States government. The antiretrovirals will be delivered to 2,144 public health facilities in all 47 counties across Kenya. The current deliveries are possible…
  • 16 Jul 2021 - The Teacher Service Commission (TSC) has released the merit lists for the shortlisted teachers in the July 2021 recruitment exercise. The lists that are arranged per County include the shortlisted applicants for the 5,000 teaching vacancies in secondary schools to support the government policy on…
  • 16 Jul 2021 - A recently released report by Google and AppsFlyer, the global marketing measurement leader, has revealed that the mobile app market in Africa thrived between Q1 2020 and Q1 2021. The report, which analyzed over 6,000 apps and two billion installations across South Africa, Nigeria, and Kenya,…
  • 16 Jul 2021 - The Cabinet Secretary for Education, Prof. George Magoha says that his Ministry will close down schools with low enrolment in an attempt to curb the cases of ghost schools that siphon millions of shillings from the government. The Ministry is hoping that the move will cut down the overbearing cost…
  • 16 Jul 2021 - The unemployment crisis has hit the country’s young generation so hard, especially graduates who have been forced to look for any kind of job including house chores and cleaning jobs in the Middle Eastern countries. The Department of Immigration all over the country has registered long queues of…
  • 14 Jul 2021 - As Kenyans continue to struggle with high taxes, rise in the prices of major basic commodities, and with the latest increase in the price of cooking gas, a liter of petrol might go beyond 130 shillings starting Midnight if the government will not step in. The Energy Petroleum and Regulatory…
  • 14 Jul 2021 - Teacher Service Commission TSC and Kenya National Union of Teachers, KNUT, finally reached a deal in just-concluded talk. According to a statement released on 13th July, the KNUT secretary General Collins Oyuu said that they had signed a non-monetary agreement with a basic pay review expected in…
  • 14 Jul 2021 - Kakamega County, on Monday 12th officially launched a 120-million-shilling Fish Processing Plant to diversify agricultural activities in the region. The processing plant which began operations in July 2021 can process up to 30 metric tons of fish in a day. The county has a high potential for…
  • 14 Jul 2021 - Ever since the coronavirus pandemic broke out, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) among other health centers have issued guidelines regarding minimizing the risk of contracting the virus. Among the most recent guidelines is doing laundry after someone at your home contracts COVID-…
  • 14 Jul 2021 - South Africa is literally burning. It is on fire. Thousands of people have taken to the streets, looting, setting on fire, and taking lives in what is being described as the “worst demonstration in South Africa since Apartheid.” Protesters took to the streets demanding the release of former…
  • 14 Jul 2021 - Cases of children getting lost in Kenya are reaching a worrying level after it emerged that at least 61 children were reported missing between the month of March and May this year according to reports in various police stations. Of the 61 children reported missing, 33 have been found while others…
  • 14 Jul 2021 - Unaitas has received one billion shillings from OikoCredit in a partnership the company says will help it fund growth-oriented enterprises. The company says the cash will be used to lend to Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Kenya. The funds are part of the Sacco and Dutch PE firm’s efforts to help…
  • 14 Jul 2021 - MultiChoice Kenya has awarded its top commercial partners for their hard work during a challenging year ravaged by the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. The hybrid event brought together partners countrywide at the Annual Dealer Conference & Awards 2021 to reward their support and plug them…
  • 14 Jul 2021 - Carrefour is further expanding its retail footprint across the country with the upcoming opening of two new stores in the nation’s third-largest city, Kisumu. The announcement was made by Franck Moreau, Country Manager of Carrefour Kenya at Majid Al Futtaim Retail, during a courtesy meeting with…
  • 14 Jul 2021 - The CIC Group has launched a claim’s self-service provider portal for Garages and Assessors to increase efficiency in the claims’ reconciliation process. The portal which will operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, under the General Business unit will serve garage owners, assessors, investigators,…
  • 14 Jul 2021 - Financial planning is key in every journey towards financial independence and mindset. They say money looks for money and that it is willing to stay with those who have the knowledge to make it multiply. On the premise of giving financial independence and mindset a meaning, Abojani Investments was…
  • 13 Jul 2021 - A career can be defined as a person’s progress within an occupation or series of occupations. However, a career is more than just a job, or working, or your occupation. It also includes your progress through life, your growth and development in vocational and avocational areas of life. Many of us…
  • 13 Jul 2021 - MCo-op Cash is a product of the Co-operative Bank of Kenya (Co-op Bank). It is a service that allows Co-op Bank customers to access bank services and loans Getting an instant salary loan via mobile phone through the MCo-op Cash App from the Co-operative Bank of Kenya is just awesome, coupled with…
  • 13 Jul 2021 - Ghana’s First Lady, Rebecca Akufo-Addo has refused to be paid allowances and has decided to refund all monies paid to her from the date of the President’s assumption of office, January 2017 to date Her decision to refund the money, which totals GH¢899,097.84 (approximately 16.4 million shillings)…
  • 13 Jul 2021 - Diploma and master’s degree teachers now have a reason to smile because TSC has a wonderful plan that will see them promoted to Junior secondary schools to curb the looming teacher shortages. The 2023 double transition is a challenge to the Government. Unlike in previous deployments, the Teachers…
  • 13 Jul 2021 - Data from the latest Disrupt Africa report has revealed that the number of fintech startups in the continent grew by 17.3 percent to 576 in 2021, Kenya being among the dominant countries with 93 new startups. The West Africa region is leading the pack with Nigeria’s figures up 42.6 percent on 2019…
  • 13 Jul 2021 - The family of a 13-year-old girl in Elgeyo Marakwet County is demanding justice for their daughter who was raped and impregnated by a neighbor. The rape victim was a standard seven pupil at Kimoloi Primary School in Kapkosom Sub-Location, Kocholwo Constituency. According to the family, the young…
  • 13 Jul 2021 - Skills development and the empowerment of women in construction received a major boost Gateway Real Estate Africa, handed over a donation of 4,328,000 shillings to Buildher Kenya. The non-profit operation was founded in 2018 to equip disadvantaged women in Kenya with accredited construction skills…
  • 13 Jul 2021 - Kenyans to dig deeper into their pockets to pay for water as water bills are set to increase in the wake of pressure from the World Bank for new conservation levies and increased regulatory charges for water companies. Kenyan water service providers should cover 70 percent of the Water Resource…
  • 13 Jul 2021 - Thieves riding on motorbikes are on the loose in Nairobi. They are snatching phones, wallets, and purses in broad daylight. Not long ago, they snatched a phone from a police officer, during the day and on camera. They are vicious and dangerous. Some unlucky victims have been found dead after being…