Nairobi, Kenya – 11th July 2018… Safaricom (NSE: SCOM) has today announced a KES 5 million sponsorship towards the 2nd Edition of the Karen Masters Tournament, scheduled to take place at Karen Country Club from 19th to 22nd July 2018. As the official telecommunications sponsor, the amount will cater for event logistics, a fully kitted media centreRead More →

WASHINGTON, June 15, 2018 — The World Bank today approved a $50 million International Development Association (IDA)* credit to increase scale innovation and productivity amongst Kenya’s enterprises. The Kenya Industry and Entrepreneurship project (KIEP) is expected to benefit some 33,050 individuals and 2,393 firms. It will support the ambitious development targetsRead More →

[fvplayer src=”” splash=”” width=”1920″ height=”1080″]   Commercial Bank of Africa held its second Economic Forum today. The focus was on Taxation and how it impacts business, particularly in the manufacturing sector.  The event was attended by Cabinet Secretary for Trade and Investment, Adan Mohamed, who was the keynote speaker. HeRead More →

Kenya Airways calls on investors to take advantage of the non-stop flights to the United States.  Nairobi, June 27, 2018…Kenya Airways has called on US investors and the Kenyan business community to take advantage of the non-stop flights to New York that will link Africa, the United States and theRead More →

Nairobi, Monday, 25th June 2018… Final preparations are in high gear ahead of the inaugural Young Scientists Kenya (YSK) National Science and Technology Exhibition, which is set to take place at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC) on 5th and 6th July 2018.  Young Scientists Kenya is a unique platformRead More →

105,000 Farmers in Meru County to Access Affordable Inputs, Financing and Advisory Services through Their Phones Nairobi, Kenya – 20th June 2018… Safaricom (NSE: SCOM) in partnership with iProcure, FarmDrive and Arifu have today opened four Digifarm depots in Meru County. Located in Laare, Nkubu, Mikindori and Meru Town, theRead More →

Nairobi– June 18, 2018… Ogilvy, Africa’s premier integrated communications agency continues with its exemplary showcase of the best work, with several awards at the Social Media Week’s inaugural Digital Media Awards.  This year’s winners were announced on Friday night, at the Mövenpick Hotel & Residences Nairobi in Westlands, Nairobi.  The agencyRead More →

M-PESA Customers to Win One of Seven Apartments and KES 300 Million in “Maisha Ni M-PESA Tu” Campaign Nairobi, Kenya – 18th June 2018… Safaricom (NSE: SCOM) has today launched a loyalty promotion that seeks to reward all M-PESA customers and agents. Dubbed “Maisha Ni M-PESA Tu”, the promotion willRead More →

Nairobi, June 13, 2018… Kenya’s largest privately owned bank, Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) has partnered with the African Guarantee Fund for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (AGF) and Nairobi-based fintech firm- ECap, to introduce a solution that will see suppliers of Corporate Institutions, receiving payment for goods and services offered,Read More →