John McAfee, the founder of McAfee antivirus software was
found dead in his cell in a Spanish prison on Wednesday.
His death comes after a Spanish court approved his
extradition to the United States where he was facing tax evasion charges levelled
against him last year.
A statement from the
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has cleared Kenya to
receive its second batch of an advanced loan facility of Ksh.43.8 billion.
It is the first reviews of the 38-month Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) and the 38-month arrangement under Extended Credit Facility (ECF) for
A Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) aircraft has crash-landed at
the Ol Tepesi area in Ngong, Kajiado County.
KDF spokesperson Zippora Kioko confirmed the 9:00 am incident.
She said the aircraft was on a training mission when it crashed and it had an unknown number of soldiers airborne,
The Kenya Tea Development Agency Holdings Limited Board has
appointed Mr.Wilson Muthaura Mathiu as Chief Executive Officer in an interim
Before his appointment, Muthaura served as KTDA ‘s General Manager for Human Resources and
“He has wide experience in Human Resources Management and
Administration spanning for over 25
The Bank for International Settlements has given its full
backing to the development of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs), a move
to ensure 'Big Tech' does not take control of money.
On Wednesday, BIS which is coordinating many of their discussions on digital currencies, set out recommendations on
Oil prices declined on Tuesday, giving up some of the gains they had scored in the prior session.
The West Texas Intermediate (WTI) for July delivery lost 60 cents to settle at US$.73.06 dollars a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Brent crude for August
Safaricom is targeting over one million tourists who visit Kenya annually through the newly launched M-Pesa app.
According to Safaricom Chief Financial Officer and M-Pesa Africa Managing Director Sitoyo Lopokoiyit, the digitization of M-Pesa function into an app will allow foreigners to pair their credit cards
As the number of COVID-19 cases increased by 11,093 over the
past 24 hours in South Africa, tighter lockdown measures to curb the spread of
the virus have been discussed.
With four provinces already experienced the third wave,
President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Tuesday that the issue of tightening
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has ruled out
the creation of new constituencies before next year’s general elections.
IEBC Chairperson Wafula Chebukati said on Wednesday that the earliest
the 70 proposed new constituencies will come to fruition is in 2024.
According to Chebukati, the boundary delimitation will
The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has enhanced the iTax
system in readiness for high traffic ahead of the 2020 annual income tax return
deadline, set for June 30th.
KRA is promoting the use of digital channels including the KRA M-Service App in light of the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic,