Kenya’s Biggest Company Says Politics is Hurting Profit Growth

Safaricom Ltd. said political uncertainty surrounding Kenya’s prolonged presidential election period had affected the performance of East Africa’s largest company after it reported a slowdown in first-half profit and mobile-banking growth. Sales of M-Pesa, the Nairobi-based company’s fast-growing money-transfer service, increased 16 percent to More...

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By admin On Sunday, July 16th, 2017

Explosive Saturday Leaves Kenya Wanting

The potential was obvious, the spirit willing, but the stamina was lacking (topi lyambila writes) as Kenya lost the chance to go top of the table in the medal standings on Day 4 of the IAAF World U18 Championships More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

Kenya’s former First lady Mama Lucy Kibaki passes on – London

Former First Lady Lucy Kibaki died at a London hospital on Tuesday morning after being unwell for about a month. Lucy, who was the wife of former president Mwai Kibaki, died aged 76 at Bupa Cromwell Hospital. The More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

Coach CK Gyamfi calls it a Day

Legendary Coach CK Gyamfi (Ghana) (by topi lyambila)-Today 2nd September 2015, African Football mourns one of the greatest African Soccer Coaches in the Continent’s footballing history, the man who gave Ghana More...

By admin On Thursday, January 8th, 2015

President Kenyatta pays tribute to Fidel Odinga as he joins ,Hon Raila, family in an emotional send off

Nairobi – Fidel Odinga has been given a heroes send off in an emotional church service at the All Saints Cathedral in Nairobi. The Mass held Thursday was the final one to be held in Nairobi for the exuberant More...

By admin On Sunday, September 7th, 2014

Nairobi : The Green city in the Sun changing skyline as Commercial Real Estate rises

By: Joel Macharia The Nairobi skyline is among the most recognisable cityscapes in the world. For over 40 years, the iconic upturned hut atop the Kenyatta International Conference Centre (KICC) has helped people More...

By admin On Friday, September 5th, 2014

Raw deal for African women traders

Unfriendly trade policies hamper progress By Nirit Ben-Ari   Daily, millions of women in Africa are engaged in one form of trade or another, either within their countries or across national borders. They buy and More...

By admin On Monday, September 1st, 2014

Kenya to set up courts at JKIA to prosecute Drug Traffickers

Nairobi – The government is in consultation with Chief Justice Willy Mutunga to set up a court at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) to deal with the increasing cases of drug trafficking in the More...

By admin On Saturday, July 12th, 2014

Politics Galore : Kenya responds to latest UK travel Advisory by issuing one against Heathrow

Advisory to Kenyans in Regard to Travel Through London Heathrow According to information provided by US officials, Al Qaeda operatives in Yemen and Syria were developing sophisticated bombs that could bring down More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

Tullow and Africa Oil discover more Oil Prospects – Kenya

British exploration firm Tullow Oil has discovered fresh oil and natural gas deposits even as its Canadian partner Africa Oil also announced that it had discovered gas at another site in northern Kenya. Tullow More...