Kenya’s obsession with politics leaves the Economic Front undefended as faceless capitalists prowl

On Tuesday this week a curious full page advert appeared on page 9 of this newspaper. After going through the advert signed by M. Buckers and L.R.M Kraan, I ran out of breath and called a corporate lawyer for interpretation. Alluding to my intellectual curiosity saved me a fee note. Curiously, the advert didn’t attract the attention of whatsapp groups More...

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By admin On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

Africa’s Women embracing entrepreneurship

Women embracing entrepreneurship By: Ihuoma Atanga   Ahead of the goal of gender equality, increased political participation of women and economic empowerment lies an arduous journey for women and girls in Africa. But More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

Kenya: Nairobi Ranked As Leading Destination for Multinationals

Nairobi has been named as one of the leading regional destinations for companies establishing international headquarters. Kenya’s capital appears on the Fortune 500 list alongside Dubai, Johannesburg, Casablanca, 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 Thursday, November 3rd, 2016

Four bold new films by African directors you need to see

The past year has seen a flurry of remarkable new films by African directors. Here are a few of the most original, moving and thought-provoking. A scene from Kati Kati, a haunting Kenyan film about the afterlife. In More...

By admin On Sunday, October 16th, 2016

Kenya Airways cancels flights due to Strike action as Its Chair explores exit

Kenya Airways Chairman Dennis Awori said he plans to leave Africa’s third-largest airline after a pilots union called for a seven-day strike to protest against his employment and the position of Chief Executive More...

By admin On Thursday, August 18th, 2016

Bahraini overtures to Kenya-born runners attract medals, controversy

REUTERS Every year, hordes of foreign runners flock to Kenya‘s high-altitude training camps in the hope that some of the nation’s long distance-running magic will rub off on them, embracing the motto, More...

By admin On Saturday, August 13th, 2016

Unleashing the power of Africa’s Civil Society

  File Pic – With Jeremy Cobyn, Agnes Gitau , MAU MAU Veterans   Unleashing the power of Africa’s civil society By Kingsley Ighobor A Liberian women’s peace movement led by 31-year-old Leymah More...