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Kenya Scoops World's Leading Safari Destination Award
Kenya Scoops World's Leading Safari Destination Award
Kenya has been named the world’s leading safari destination by the World Travel Awards for the… read more...
20 Feared Dead in a Multiple Car Accident at Sachangwan Blackspot in Nakuru
20 Feared Dead in a Multiple Car Accident at Sachangwan Blackspot in N…
At least 20 people are feared dead following a multiple-vehicle crash on Tuesday afternoon at the… read more...
McDonald's to Open it's First Restaurant in Nairobi
McDonald's to Open it's First Restaurant in Nairobi
US giant fast food restaurant chain McDonald’s is set to enter the Kenyan market as it continues to… read more...
Safaricom Speaks about CEO Bob Collymore's Exit
Safaricom Speaks about CEO Bob Collymore's Exit
Safaricom has refuted claims that its ailing Chief Executive Office Bob Collymore has been fired.
I Would Like to Die in Kenya, Former Safaricom CEO Michael Joseph Says
I Would Like to Die in Kenya, Former Safaricom CEO Michael Joseph Says
Former Safaricom CEO Michael Joseph says he would love to die in Kenya. Joseph, who headed… read more...
Detectives Seize Part of Sh50 Million Stolen from Thika's KCB Bank Through Underground Tunnel
Detectives Seize Part of Sh50 Million Stolen from Thika's KCB Ban…
Police detectives have recovered Sh17 million out of the Sh50 million stolen from a Kenya… read more...
US Now Trails South Africa in Exports to Kenya
US Now Trails South Africa in Exports to Kenya
South Africa's exports to Kenya in the first eight months of 2017 hit Sh42.7 billion, an increase… read more...
Kenya to Roll-Out New Generation Currency By May 2018
Kenya to Roll-Out New Generation Currency By May 2018
The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has confirmed that new generation currency notes will be rolled out… read more...
Safaricom Share Price Jumps to a New Record High
Safaricom Share Price Jumps to a New Record High
Safaricom share price hit a new record high on Wednesday, after it jumped 5.6 per cent to Sh28.25… read more...
Robbers Dig Underground Tunnel, Steal Sh50 Million from KCB Bank in Thika
Robbers Dig Underground Tunnel, Steal Sh50 Million from KCB Bank in Th…
Unknown robbers stole Sh50 million from a Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) branch in Thika town after… read more...
Airtel Reaps Big from NASA Boycott on Safaricom Products
Airtel Reaps Big from NASA Boycott on Safaricom Products
Airtel has reaped big from opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) call for boycott of Safaricom… read more...
Vodafone's CEO in Ghana Speaks about Replacing Ailing Safaricom Boss Bob Collymore
Vodafone's CEO in Ghana Speaks about Replacing Ailing Safaricom B…
Yolanda Cuba, the Chief Executive Officer of Vodafone in Ghana has dismissed claims that there is… read more...
Government Upbeat JKIA Will Be Cleared for US Direct Flights Plan
Government Upbeat JKIA Will Be Cleared for US Direct Flights Plan
The government has expressed optimism that Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) will pass the… read more...
Safaricom's Market Valuation Drops By Sh20 Billion in One Week of NASA Boycott
Safaricom's Market Valuation Drops By Sh20 Billion in One Week of…
The market valuation of giant mobile service provider Safaricom has reduced by Sh20 billion in the… read more...
President Uhuru Strikes Multi-Billion Shilling Partnership Program with Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko
President Uhuru Strikes Multi-Billion Shilling Partnership Program wit…
The national government and the Nairobi County government have agreed to undertake a joint multi-… read more...
COTU Boss Francis Atwoli Appeals to NASA to Drop Products Boycott Calls
COTU Boss Francis Atwoli Appeals to NASA to Drop Products Boycott Call…
Central Organisation of Trade Unions (COTU) has called on opposition National Super Alliance (NASA… read more...
NASA Boycott Will Ruin One Million Jobs, Safaricom Dealers Warn
NASA Boycott Will Ruin One Million Jobs, Safaricom Dealers Warn
Safaricom dealers have warned that more than one million Kenyans could lose their jobs as a result… read more...
Kenya Gov't Plans to Electrify Standard Gauge Railway by 2021
Kenya Gov't Plans to Electrify Standard Gauge Railway by 2021
The government of Kenya has revealed plans to convert the recently built Standard Gauge Railway (… read more...
US Officials Begin Audit on JKIA in Direct Flights Plan
US Officials Begin Audit on JKIA in Direct Flights Plan
Officials from the US transport department have kick started a final audit on Jomo Kenyatta… read more...
Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore Takes Sick Leave for "A Number of Months" to Receive Specialized Treatment
Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore Takes Sick Leave for "A Number of Mon…
Safaricom Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Bob Collymore has taken sick leave and will be away for “a… read more...
Kenya to Construct Multi-Billion Shilling Crude Oil Pipeline
Kenya to Construct Multi-Billion Shilling Crude Oil Pipeline
The Government of Kenya has inked a deal with British-based oil and gas exploration firm Tullow Oil… read more...
Kenya Airways' US Direct Flights Could Be Derailed By Political Uncertainty
Kenya Airways' US Direct Flights Could Be Derailed By Political U…
There are fears that the political uncertainty facing the country could derail Kenya Airways' hope… read more...
Samples of Gas Discovered in Kajiado Sent to the US for Examination
Samples of Gas Discovered in Kajiado Sent to the US for Examination
Samples of natural gas that was recently discovered Kajiado County have been taken to the United… read more...
Government Plans Sh37 billion Second Runway at JKIA
Government Plans Sh37 billion Second Runway at JKIA
The Government has announced plans to construct a second runway at the country's largest airport,… read more...
TSA to Conduct Audit on JKIA as Kenya Edges Closer to US Direct Flights
TSA to Conduct Audit on JKIA as Kenya Edges Closer to US Direct Flight…
United States' Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is scheduled to carry out an audit on… read more...
Kenya Airways Named Africa's Leading Airline
Kenya Airways Named Africa's Leading Airline
Kenya Airways has been named the leading airline in the Africa continent for the second consecutive… read more...
Raila Disowns Advert Asking NASA Supporters to Boycott Safaricom Products
Raila Disowns Advert Asking NASA Supporters to Boycott Safaricom Produ…
National Super Alliance (NASA) presidential candidate leader Raila Odinga has dismissed an advert… read more...
Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore Warns Politicians against Attacking His Employees
Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore Warns Politicians against Attacking His Em…
Safaricom Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Bob Collymore has told politicians to desist from attacking… read more...
US Lender Loans Sh155 Million to Kenya's Boda Boda Firm
US Lender Loans Sh155 Million to Kenya's Boda Boda Firm
A US firm has loaned Sh155 million to a Mombasa-based lender who finances the purchase of motor… read more...
Uber Names Kenya as its Second Largest Market in Africa
Uber Names Kenya as its Second Largest Market in Africa
Taxi hailing firm Uber has named Kenya as its second largest market in the African continent.