Category: Business

  • I will work with the new IG to restore order in Nairobi

    Nairobi County Governor Johnson Sakaja says he will work closely with the new Inspector General of Police Japhet Koome to restore order and security in Nairobi. Through his Twitter account, Sakaja says he has already spoken to Koome who took oath of office early Friday on possible areas of collaboration targeted at beefing up security […]

  • Safaricom half-year profit drops to Sh33.5bn on Ethiopia entry costs

    Companies Safaricom half-year profit drops to Sh33.5bn on Ethiopia entry costs Friday November 11 2022 Safaricom Plc chairman John Ngumi (left) and the chief executive officer Peter Ndegwa during the announcement of the telco’s half-year results at the Michael Joseph Centre in Nairobi on November 11, 2022. PHOTO | DIANA NGILA | NMG Safaricom’s net […]

  • Google unveils Sh479mn fund to support tech startups export their technologies

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 11 –Twelve Kenyan startups are among 60 black-founded startups across Africa that will benefit from a Sh479.2 million fund to enable them to export their technologies beyond their home countries. The firms will also benefit from a 6-month training programme which will also expose them to a pool of mentors who will […]

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  • Murmurs as William Ruto welcomes Azimio defectors

    A cold war has erupted in Kenya Kwanza between long-term allies of President-elect William Ruto and those who are joining the alliance after elections as the two groups jostle for influence in the coming government. The old group that has been with Mr Ruto in the trenches as he braved the onslaught from President Uhuru […]

  • Antony express huge admiration for teammate Ronaldo

    Antony has expressed the great respect he has for new Manchester United team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo and pledged to learn as much as he can from the iconic Portugal international. The post Antony express huge admiration for teammate Ronaldo appeared first on KBC.

  • African leaders demand funds to adapt to climate change

    Cairo, Egypt, Sep 10 – The leaders of two dozen African countries Friday urged wealthier nations to uphold their aid pledges so the continent can tackle climate change impacts for which it shares little blame. They made the call after African leaders on Monday lashed out at industrialised nations for failing to show up to a […]

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  • Let’s keep our mourning of the Queen brutally honest

    The Queen of England, widow, mother, (great) grandmother, the titular head of the Church of England and monarch over the British Empire has died aged 96 years. How are we, a country whose ties with her date back to the colonial era, to mourn the Queen? Should Kenya even mourn, if mourning means to show […]

  • A family feast for Chinese worldwide

    The Mid-Autumn Festival, also known as the Moon Festival, is celebrated by millions of people on the 15th day of the eighth month on the Chinese lunar calendar. This year, the day falls on September 10. The Mid-autumn festival is not just about family reunions. It’s also about the joy of harvesting, romance and the […]