The Coca-Cola Company announced that it will maintain its majority stake in Coca-Cola Beverages Africa for the foreseeable future. With the change, Coca-Cola will begin presenting the financial statements of CCBA within its results from continuing operations in the second quarter of 2019, in accordance with U.S. accounting standards. CCBARead More →

Tuesday, May 21, 2019…Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) has today held its fifth Economic Forum to take stock of the Affordable Housing pillar amid persistent structural challenges in the housing sector. The Forum was graced by the Principal Secretary, State Department of Housing and Urban Development Charles Hinga who wasRead More →

Munich, Germany 13th May, 2019… Kenya’s regional low cost airline Jambojet, has been awarded the 2018 Bombardier Reliability Award for outstanding performance. The award recognizes operators of Bombardier Q Series turboprops who achieve the highest rates of dispatch reliability. Jambojet Chief Executive officer Mr. Allan Kilavuka said the award isRead More →

The values effect – building a lasting competitive advantage in family owned businesses.PwC Kenya’s latest report “The values effect: PwC 2018 Family Business Survey” shows that family businesses in Kenya have plans to grow over the next 5 years with 83% of survey respondents remaining confident of their businesses growthRead More →

NAIROBI, 15th March, 2019…. Safaricom (NSE: SCOM<http://www.safaricom.co.ke/about-us/investors-relations/stock-information>) has today handed over KES.4.7 million worth of secondary school scholarships to benefit 100 students from disadvantaged background across the country. The telco through its Foundation collaborated with the Ministry of Education for this initiative following Cabinet Secretary Amb. Amina Mohamed’s request onRead More →

Kenya To Benefit From Kshs 3.8 Billion Coca-Cola Fund To Fight Plastic Waste PollutionNairobi 18 March 2019: Kenya will benefit from US$38 million (approx. Kshs 3.8 billion) fund by the Coca-Cola Company to stimulate plastic recycling industries and create awareness on plastic waste pollution in the Southern, East and CentralRead More →

Nairobi, Kenya – 5th March 2019… Safaricom (NSE: SCOM<http://www.safaricom.co.ke/about-us/investors-relations/stock-information>) has raised the pitch for public private partnerships as a means to achieving faster economic growth.According to the Telco, the private sector should go beyond profit making, paying taxes and creating direct and indirect employment by also contributing to the socialRead More →

“We’re proud to deliver our first Innovation Event for media and partners today” OPPO Vice President, Anyi Jiang, comments “innovation is our top priority and we have made many recent developments to bring the future into consumer’s hands. We look forward to continuing with this commitment and bringing to market more advances particularly in 5G and photography.”Read More →

Ronald Osumba is the Managing Partner Emerald Africa Consulting. Ronald has over 10 years of experience in the private sector. He has led successful teams in the areas of business development and thought-leadership, brand management, relationship management and financial management. He has previously worked at Co-operative Bank, Impax Business Solutions,Read More →