Tag archive for ‘Kenyans in the US’
By admin On Tuesday, March 16th, 2021

Policing in Britain under the spotlight

Prime Minister Boris Johnson of Britain met with law enforcement officials yesterday after the London police faced a firestorm of criticism for cracking down on a vigil on Saturday. Officials are More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 24th, 2021

Diaspora Remittance up by 7.3%

Source: Wall Street Kenya Foreign remittances are a key source of income for many low-income households in Kenya. Kenyans living abroad sent home $278.4 million in January 2021, a 7.3% improvement from the $259.4 More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 30th, 2020

Telcos are the new banks’ – Safaricom Plc sets eyes on Kenya’s Money Market

Safaricom Plc, Kenya’s leading mobile firm, is looking for partnerships with fund managers and investment banks as it seeks to become a fully-fledged financial services provider. “Safaricom Plc is in negotiations More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 30th, 2020

Kenya Will Not Ban UK Travel, Awaits Directive from WHO

Kenya announced today that it will not follow other countries that have suspended flights from and into the  UK travel despite the new strain of the Coronavirus. According to a Business Daily report, Health CS More...

By admin On Sunday, December 13th, 2020

Kenyan doctors mourn death of young colleague from COVID-19

Kenyan doctors on Wednesday decried the death of a 28-year-old physician from COVID-19 as the latest example of dangerous and unjust working conditions in government hospitals. Stephen Mogusu was employed on a temporary More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019

ACFTA – Pretty on paper but will take time to implement

3 weeks ago, Nigeria the latest signatory to the African Continental Free trade agreement announced closure of its borders between Benin, Cameroon and Niger. This goes against the vision of open and free markets More...

By admin On Friday, March 9th, 2018

Hope for Kenya as Uhuru Kenyatta & Raila Odinga agree to dialogue

Nairobi Star In a rare show of unity on Friday, President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition leader Raila Odinga told Kenyans they had set their differences aside and would work to unite the public. The two met at Harambee More...

By admin On Friday, July 7th, 2017

Islamic finance provides Kenyans with cushion against drought

Hamara Hujale tries to keep an eye on two squirming children and a pot of simmering ugali – a white doughy dish – as she reaches for her buzzing phone. After speaking a few words, she hangs up and scribbles More...

By admin On Friday, March 24th, 2017

Tech Nation Kenya launches M -Akiba, a mobile app to buy Government Bonds

 Kenya has become the first country to exclusively sell government bonds to citizens via their mobile phones, as it seeks new ways of raising money. The country is already a pioneer in the use of mobile money. The More...

By admin On Monday, March 28th, 2016

Promote gender equality and empower women

Closing Africa’s ‘elusive’ gender gap By Zipporah Musau   Architects at the drawing board of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) identified gender equality and women’s empowerment as key to achieving More...