Curtain Comes Down on Nairobi 2017

Team Kenya with an outstanding final-day performance boosted by a rapturous crowd support (writes topil yambila) that was reminiscent of the 1987 All Africa games and only equaled by the 1997 Harambee Stars vs Nigeria’s Super Eagles clash, finished in 4th place in the 35 team Nairobi 2017 championship. South Africa hung on tight to romp home with More...

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By admin On Friday, July 14th, 2017


The Golden Girls of the 60s and 70s fame..(l-r)-Tecla Chemabwai, Jeni Wambui Kenyatta, Lydia Stevens flanked by Rose Tata-Muya- from the 90s fame. The skies opened up soon after the opening speech by President More...

By admin On Thursday, June 8th, 2017

Jubilee’s Promise of affordable Energy’s behind schedule – Lake Turkana Wind Power

The biggest wind farm in sub-Saharan Africa is ready for launch but will remain idle until next year as Kenya’s government has not yet installed the transmission lines needed to get the clean power to customers, More...

By admin On Monday, February 20th, 2017

Kenyans Mourn Shujaa Gitau wa Kibe – Mau Mau Veteran

  An ardent Worker, a loving father, and a pioneer patriot, are the words that rent the air on Saturday 18th Feb, during the laying to rest of a valiant son of Kenya, Mzee Paul Gitau Kibe (Shujaa), [writes More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

Amina’s Loss – A Wake-UP Call for Kenya

Kenya’s loss to Chad signals the end of ‘Business as Usual’ (writes Topi Lyambila) CS Amina Mohammed’s spirited fight ended in round 7 triggering, back in the country, on social media a blazing tirade with More...

By admin On Monday, January 30th, 2017

Let the President do his job People.

President Donald Trump does not feature on my guest list at all, yes, but so what? (writes Topi Lyambila). He is the POTUS and people just need to give the guy a break and let him do what he promised his voters More...

By admin On Friday, December 30th, 2016

#LipaKamaTender: How Kenya’s striking medical workers took control of the narrative

n most labour disputes, the government uses state machinery and the media to dominate the narrative. But through social media, medical workers have found a way around this. The ongoing health workers strike in More...

By admin On Friday, December 30th, 2016

Kenyan banks are closing in on what they think will be the perfect M-Pesa disruptor

Early next year, Kenyan banks are expected to unveil a digital and mobile money transfer platform to rival M-Pesa’s longstanding dominance as the scramble for cashless payments intensifies. The plan started about More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

Africa Islamic Finance Forum 2016

The Africa Islamic Finance Forum 2016 held in Abidjan (17,18 & 19th October 16)-adds topi lyambila – provided an unparalleled platform for networking opportunities as well as the center stage to More...

By admin On Sunday, September 25th, 2016

Curtain Falls on 2016 BMW Berlin-Marathon

In all the marathons I have covered since 2005, the 2016 Berlin marathon goes down as one of the most predictably unpredictable! (writes topi Lyambila in Berlin) It was dubbed a 2-horse race,  “there’s a keen More...