Mpesa explores Africa Market

Vodafone’s popular mobile financial services M-Pesa will expand into more African countries, giving millions of people access to banking services without the need for a bank account, the chief executive of Safaricom said. M-Pesa was set up a decade ago by Safaricom, Vodafone’s Kenyan business, and has long been expected to push further across More...

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By admin On Friday, June 2nd, 2017

Paris Agreement on climate change : One year on, how is Africa fairing ?

Environment Paris Agreement on climate change: One year later, how is Africa faring? Several African countries have begun implementing climate resilience activities By Richard Munang and Robert Mgendi Since December More...

By admin On Friday, May 26th, 2017

Kenya an ambassador for Africa and partner to powerful nations

SOURCE: PPS President Uhuru Kenyatta addresses Kilifi residents on May 25, 2017 during his second day of the Coastal tour. He has said his dream of continuing Kenya’s journey of transformation More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

Kenya Mulls a return to International Capital Markets

(Bloomberg) — Kenya’s Treasury is considering selling a Eurobond in the year starting in July to refinance maturing debt, according to a person familiar with the matter. The timing of the offering More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

‘Kenya knows what its like to suffer a tragedy such as this’ – President Uhuru condemns Manchester Attack

AFP President Uhuru Kenyatta has condemned the terror attack in Manchester, United Kingdom, that left at least 22 people dead and over 50 wounded. In a statement to newsrooms, President Kenyatta said he had assured More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

#Machester Arena Attack: Suicide bomber kills at least 22 at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester

A suicide bomber has killed 22 people – including children – in an explosion at an Ariana Grande pop concert at the Manchester Arena At least 22 people, including some children, were killed and 59 were More...

By admin On Sunday, May 21st, 2017

America’s Humiliation Of African Union Chief Faki Should Push Continent’s Regional Powers Into New Action

IN April 2017 US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson stood up one of Africa’s most powerful people, African Union (AU) Commission Chairperson Moussa Faki. Tillerson invited Faki to Washington for a meeting, then More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

Kenya Electoral Body Says It’s On Track to Hold Fair Aug. 8 Vote

Source: Bloomberg: Kenya’s electoral body committed to holding free elections as scheduled on Aug. 8 amid concern that organizing the polls in East Africa’s biggest economy in time will be difficult. The Independent More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Kenya Elections : Chaotic party Nominations maybe a harbinger of upheaval for August Polls

Kenya’s ruling Jubilee Party and main opposition party ODM re attempt  to select candidates for August elections after abandoning a chaotic process last week that analysts said may be a harbinger of upheaval More...

By admin On Monday, April 24th, 2017

How Kenya’s Drought Has Turned Into Violence

Nairobi, Kenya (AP) — The shooting of a novelist and conservationist in Kenya has drawn attention to the violent tensions between landowners and herders who are trying to keep their animals alive in a widespread More...