Listed telco, Safaricom has unveiled BAZE, a mobile-first,
video-on-demand service that offers a wide selection of local and regional
short form videos in comedy, drama, lifestyle, music, among others.
The service will be accessible via *544*55# or www.baze.co.ke, giving customers the convenience of accessing a vast collection of
KCB Group shareholders have approved the proposal to acquire up to
100% of the issued ordinary shares in Banque Populaire Du Rwanda (BPR) and a
100% stake in African Banking Corporation Tanzania Limited (BancABC).
The double acquisitions in Rwanda and Tanzania are part of KCB
Group’s ongoing strategy to
Mali's former junta leader Colonel
Assimi Goïta has declared himself the country's transitional President.
is after stripping interim President Bah Ndaw and Prime Minister Moctar Ouane
of their powers.
Ndaw and Ouane were arrested and taken to a military base outside the capital on Monday,
prompting swift condemnation from international powers, some
President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday awarded a charter to the National
Defence College, making the military institution the first specialist
university in the country under the Universities Act of 2012.
The new National Defence University-Kenya (NDU-K) will offer graduate and
post-graduate training to local and foreign, military and civilian
The government is reconsidering how to hold next week’s Madaraka Day celebrations scheduled to take place in Kisumu County following a surge cases in COVID-19 variants in the County.
According to the Ministry of Health, 28 new cases of the deadly Indian COVID-19 variant have been detected in Kisumu County.
Kenya’s leading betting firm Odibets has announced
that it will be awarding more than 4000 customers with Sh500 worth of lunch in
a competition dubbed "Shinda Lunch ya Punch".
Speaking to journalists during the launch of the
Country marketing manager Aggrey Sayi said that the competition was launched
Microfinance Bank, Faulu has received a Ksh. 1.45 billion capital injection from its parent company, Old Mutual Africa Holdings Limited to support its growth strategy hinged on growing its banking business and customer base which largely comprises Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) and business groups.
Barely two weeks after monster storm hit India killing at
least 155 people, another powerful cyclone named Yaas is lashing eastern India.
Authorities are already reporting deaths, with more than 1.2
million people evacuated to low-lying areas.
The cyclone has damaged trees and houses and also forced a
Laikipia County Government unveiled its second batch of road construction equipment acquired under the leasing program at a cost of Ksh.400 million.
Laikipia Governor Ndiritu Muriithi, while receiving the cohort of the road construction equipment consisting of a grader, excavator, compactor, tipper lorry and water
Turkana county Health Department has identified
Community Health Strategy, Medical supplies, emergency operations and ongoing
infrastructure projects as its key priorities in the 2021/2022 financial year.
These priorities, the fight against alcohol and drug abuse, were identified after four days of deliberations between the County Assembly Health Committee