Kenya

Kenya and Uganda need dialogue on trade crisis, says EABC

By Zephania Ubwani Arusha. Business leaders in East Africa have called for an immediate end to the escalating trade blockade between Kenya and Uganda.You want the two neighboring countries to sit together and resolve all open questions amicably, instead of constantly arguing.“Retaliation is and should not be the ultimate solution,” …

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Little known high schools attended by Kenyan billionaires

As the prosperity game in Kenya continues to expand, it’s easier to see that nearly all billionaires of our time have several similarities with an underlying grass-to-grace story. For example, most tycoons have proven they had to work hard with a significant portion of the wealthy and influential individuals who …

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Chinese Foreign Minister visits Kenya in Africa tour

BY ANTONY KITIMO Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi has started his four-day visit to Africa to consolidate trade ties, where he is expected to sign a number of bilateral agreements and memoranda with African countries. Mr. Wang started his visit to Eritrea and the Comoros on January …

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Kenya’s surviving cabinet minister for independence, Charles Njonjo, dies at the age of 101

Former Kenyan Attorney General Charles Mugane Njonjo, who died on Sunday the 2nd He died of pneumonia that collapsed his lungs. Njonjo, who turns 100 in 2020 “I was at King’s College Budo and was there with King Freddie (Kabaka Edward Mutesa I),” Njonjo said then. “I like Uganda and …

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In his New Year’s message, Uhuru urges Kenyans to choose leadership over politics

President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged Kenyans to secure the profits made in 2021 despite the challenges that have emerged. In his New Year’s message, the President urged Kenyans to choose leadership through politics, a judicial system and a courageous avenue over a popular one. “First of all, we have to …

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Kenya Power to write off billions is a risky game

editorial Kenya Power to write off billions is a risky game Thursday December 30th 2021 Kenya Power Company technicians are replacing the wooden posts with the concrete posts along Nyerere Avenue in Mombasa as the company intensifies efforts to contain power outages in the county in this photo dated May …

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Kenya’s Copia plans to expand e-commerce in Rwanda, Tanzania

The company’s business model is determined by population density, which makes the Lake Victoria region the next logical step, says Steele from Nairobi. Copia, already present in Uganda, is also interested in West African markets like Nigeria, Ghana and Ivory Coast, as well as South Africa, he adds. The speed …

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Kenya: Mudavadi welcomes move to amend party law

Nairobi – The party leader of the Amani National Congress (ANC), Musalia Mudavadi, says he supports the proposed changes in the draft law to change political parties in 2021, which, among other things, should allow candidates to run either on coalition party tickets or on individual parties. Speaking to residents …

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Senator loses seat downgrade proceedings against Kenya Airways

The nominated Senator Beatrice Kwamboka has lost a lawsuit against the national airline Kenya Airways (KQ). Kwamboka had sued the airline, claiming it was humiliated after its seat was downgraded from business to economy. The High Court Judge Hedwig Ong’undi ruled that the national airline had acted sensibly by informing …

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Kenya bans unvaccinated public places despite a court order

NAIROBI, KENYA – The Kenyan Ministry of Health has announced it will enforce a rule requiring people to be vaccinated against COIVD-19 in order to gain access to public services, venues and events. The ministry is continuing the mandate despite a court order that has postponed it until a hearing …

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