Mobile operator Telekom introduces the Mobile Money app

The South African mobile operator Telecom says his Kenyan operation has launched an app for its T-Kash mobile money product. The company announced in a press release on Tuesday (Jan. 4) that its app will be available in the Google, Huawei and Apple app stores, giving customers broader access to …

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Tanzanians register for the Soundoff Music Festival Dubai

A press release from the Dubai Department of Economy and Tourism (DET), the organizer of the festival and exhibition, said this week that Tanzania is so far among the nine countries whose winners have started winning the tickets. The winners are the United States, Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana, Zambia, Uganda, Great …

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KQ pilots are pushing for a revision of the airline’s board of directors and management

Kenya Airways is still suffering from the effects of Covid-19 which is constantly evolving. The aviation industry’s degree of recovery in 2021 is now threatened by the Omicron variant. [File, Standard] Kenya Airways pilots are pushing for a revision of the airline’s management and board of directors, arguing that the …

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India in focus: China appoints special envoy for the Horn of Africa | World news

Sutirtho Patranobis I Edited by Amit Chanda China will appoint a special envoy for the Horn of Africa, a cluster of countries on a major shipping route near India, State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi announced Thursday, a signal that Beijing wants to play a bigger role in the …

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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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The surgeon applies to the court to extend paternity leave to 3 months

business The surgeon applies to the court to extend paternity leave to 3 months Thursday, January 06, 2022 BY JOSEPH OPENDAMore from this author summary A surgeon based in Nakuru has petitioned the court to order the same length of paternity and maternity leave. Dr. Benjamin Magare Gikenyi, a specialist …

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Kenya’s foreign wealth falls $ 769 million

BY VICTOR JUMA Kenya‘s net international assets decreased by Ksh 87.1 billion ($ 769.7 million) in the year through September, the largest decrease ever, suggesting local financial institutions liquidated some of their overseas portfolios. The net external assets (NFA) refer to the total external assets of the banks and the …

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Why dead family members notice Kenyans who have moved

The late Robert Bundi, his wife Veronica Bundi and their three daughters will be buried on Saturday, January 7th, in their home in Sameta, Kisii County. [Courtesy] An obituary for five family members who were killed in a traffic accident at Christmas moved Kenyans yesterday and reshaped the debate about …

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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 foreign wealth falls by Sh87 billion

business Kenya’s foreign wealth falls by Sh87 billion Tuesday, January 04, 2022 The Central Bank of Kenya, Nairobi on Sunday November 22, 2020. PHOTO | DENNIS ONSONGO | NMG BY VICTOR JUMAMore from this author summary Kenya’s net foreign assets fell by Shutter 87.1 billion in the year through September, …

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