Tag archive for ‘Kenyans in the Diaspora’
By admin On Wednesday, December 16th, 2020

Horn of Africa political crisis as Somalia cuts Diplomatic Ties with its Neighbour Kenya

Somalia cut diplomatic relations with neighbouring Kenya on Tuesday, accusing it of meddling in politics as protests and gunfire erupted in the capital Mogadishu over delayed elections. The dispute could undermine More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 15th, 2020

Kenya orders 24 million doses of Covid-19 vaccine

The doses will cost Kenya a total of Sh10 billion, the ministry confirmed. In Summary • Doses to arrive early next year, to cover 20 per cent of Kenya’s population •The announcement More...

By admin On Monday, April 27th, 2020

Kenya Society mourns long standing Member – Wangula Khasiani

Kenya community in the UK and Kenya Society are mourning the death of Mr Wangula Khasiani, who passed away in a London Hospital . He had been undergoing treatment for COVID 19. Our deepest sympathy, thoughts and More...

By admin On Saturday, April 18th, 2020

We are much more than the remittance’ – Kenya Diaspora

  Kenyans in the  Diaspora ‘those  of the remittance’  are constantly reminded of their patriotic duty to support Kenya’s economic development by way of  sending money  (remittance) More...

By admin On Saturday, November 19th, 2016

East Africa attracts more investors as rest of continent suffers

 The Foreign Direct Investment, FDI, to East Africa grew last year in contrast to an overall drop across Africa from $87 billion to $66.5 billion. A new report by Analyse Africa shows that 705 projects were supported More...

By admin On Saturday, November 19th, 2016

Why Are African Retail Chains Failing?

It’s a fact that at least 90% of Sub-Saharan Africa retail, trades through traditional markets like table-tops and kiosks. It’s chaotic, disenfranchised and largely unmeasured, a topic I covered earlier. That More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Diaspora remittances rise to Sh14bn in August on weak shilling

Kenyans working in the diaspora sent home Sh14 billion in August as they sought to take advantage of the weak shilling. Data from the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) shows that diaspora remittances increased by 3.2 More...

By admin On Monday, June 15th, 2015

Kenya president urges African states to shun aid

Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged African countries to end their reliance on foreign aid, saying the future of the continent cannot be left to outside forces. In a message posted to his Twitter account More...

By admin On Friday, April 24th, 2015

Kenya plans to introduce Toll Roads by 2017 will position the country as region’s hub for toll projects

Kenya plans to introduce toll roads in 2017 in order to improve expansion and level of maintenance of roads in the country, officials said on Friday. Kenya National Highways Authority (KenHa) Manager of Special More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

UNHCR warns Kenya not to close Daadab Camp

The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has warned Kenya not to expel Somali refugees in response to al-Shabab’s massacre of students. Kenya has given UNHCR three months to close the the Dadaab refugee camp, More...