Kenya is set to receive the first consignment of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines this Friday.
Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe
together with the United States Ambassador to Kenya Eric W. Kneedler will
receive the consignment at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA), at
Kenya will also receive first consignment
National carrier Kenya Airways has resumed flights to India,
ending to a four-month hiatus announced
in April this year.
Flights from Nairobi to Mumbai commenced Thursday.
The carrier had announced the suspension following a government directive on travel between India and Kenya due to a COVID-19 crisis citing a
Former CEO of Kenya Medical Research Inistitute (KEMRI) Davy
Koech has been found guilty of corruption.
The court has fined him Ksh.19.6 million failure to which he will serve a six-year jail term.
His contract was terminated following graft allegations and
abuse of office
On July 14, 2009, the Ethics
The United States' construction firm Bechtel, which was contracted to build the Ksh.300 billion Nairobi-Mombasa Expressway has rejected a request by the Kenyan Government to have it construct the highway and charge Kenyans toll fees.
Kenya's Parliamentary Budget Office (PBO) on Tuesday said Bechtel has settled
CIC Group has launched a medical cover dubbed Seniors Mediplan targeting senior citizens from the age of 60 years.
While the joining age is capped at 80 years, the insured
will remain on cover for life guaranteeing medical protection to senior
citizens after retirement.
“As you age,
All 19 SkyTeam member airlines have signed up to the
International Air Transport Association's (IATA) 25by2025 initiative, as the
global airline alliance advocates for greater gender diversity in the industry.
The 25by2025 initiative is a voluntary commitment launched
in 2019 that seeks to increase the number of women holding
Kenya Breweries Limited (KBL) has earmarked several projects
aimed to support conservation efforts in the country.
Through a partnership with the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS),
KBL has announced plans to be involved in several community projects in line
with current service’s efforts to maintain and support habitats around the
The government of Tanzania has
acquired an additional stake in Shelter Afrique after paying Ksh.297 million (US$.2.7
The additional stake now takes Tanzania’s
shareholding to 1.54 percent up from 0.3 percent held previously.
Effectively, the contribution now
reduces ownership of the top three shareholders with Kenya’s, Nigeria’s and
Three people were confirmed dead after a building collapsed
in Mmboleo estae, Kisumu County on Monday.
The fatalities have since been identified as Victor Odhiambo
aged 29, Florence Odhiambo, 25, and Beatrice Awuor aged 30.
Their bodies were moved Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Teaching and
Referral Hospital mortuary as funeral arrangements
Imarisha SACCO has opened a new branch in Narok County, a move which will see opportunities availed to employees and business people to increase its membership to over 100,000 up from 64,120 members in 2017.
The SACCO said it also plans to open branches in