By Daisy Okanga | Equity Group Foundation and the Mastercard Foundation have partnered to support over 14,600 students in the Wings to Fly and Elimu scholarship programs to access education at home during the current COVID-19 lockdown.
Student households will receive a stipend of Ksh 3,000
T-bills remained undersubscribed, with the subscription rate
coming in at 188.4 percent, down from 290.5 percent the previous week.
According to Cytonn Investment, the under subscription is attributable to the continued favourable liquidity in the money markets, as well as the continued preference for shorter-dated papers by
By Daisy Okanga | Metropol Credit Reference Bureau (MCRB) has launched a COVID-19 loan restructure product and Identity Theft Service requests to restructure KSh. 680 million worth of loans received.
on efforts to cushion Kenya’s economy against COVID-19, Metropol Credit
Reference Bureau has developed and
than two dozen new Coronavirus cases in China and the first New Zealand
infections in almost a month on Tuesday underlined the immense challenges still
ahead in containing the deadly pandemic, even as some EU nations reopened their
borders to fellow Europeans.
to AFP, more than eight million people
Democratic Republic of Congo has recorded up to 17 Ebola cases in a new
outbreak of the deadly virus in the Western Province of Equateur, and 11 of
those infected have died, medical authorities said on Monday.
to Reuters, the authorities had reported 12 infections last week in
Liquid telecom has entered into a partnership with Twiga foods to increase
agricultural productivity through precision farming. Through the partnership, Liquid Telecom has
deployed a complete precision agriculture IOT system to improve farm
productivity at Twiga’s Takuwa farm. The system includes four different types
of agriculture sensors, which will
Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) in collaboration with the directorate of criminal investigations (dci) have impounded illicit liquor worth Kenya shillings four million, following a sting operation at phoenix wines & spirits depot located in Nakuru county.
The multi-agency team was acting on intelligence
when they carried an
government must revise and rationalize expenditure in order to reduce the budget
deficit and explore alternative sources to finance the deficit. These are some
of the insights shared during a virtual meeting held by the institute of
economic affairs analysing the 2020/2021 financial year budget statement.
The global coronavirus cases have crossed the 8 million mark and currently
stand at 8,119,575 with 439,217 fatalities and 4,231,974 recoveries. The number
of confirmed cases in the
United States of America now stands at 2,182,950
with 118,283 deaths and 889,866 recoveries.
Brazil follows the United States of America with 891,556
confirmed covid-19 cases, 44,118 deaths and 464,774
confirmed cases in Russia stands at 537,210 with 7,091 fatalities and 284,539 recoveries.
By Daisy Okanga| The association of bar owners has asked the Government for an extension of the opening hours free tests and for the Government to drop the proposal to increase the tax on Senator Keg as the country works to reverse the economic