Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Uhuru-Trump meeting: CS Monica Juma heads to US

Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Monica Juma is leading an advance team to the US ahead of President Uhuru Kenyatta's meeting with his US counterpart...

Inside National Bank: The Sh5 billion in toxic loans that threaten...

NAIROBI: A sacco received Sh893 million just a few hours after it opened an account at National Bank of Kenya (NBK). An oil company...

Uganda inflation hits 5.7% from 4.6% last month

Uganda’s inflation rose to 5.7 percent year-on-year in December from 4.6 percent last month, the statistics office said on Friday. Annual core inflation also jumped...

Serena, Kempinski branches rated 5 star hotels in new classification

MOMBASA, KENYA: Three establishments located within the world famous Maasai Mara National Reserve have been awarded five star status in the ongoing nationwide hotel,...

Scientists announce breakthrough in bid to save northern while rhino

Scientists in Europe have announced a major breakthrough in the race to save the northern white rhino from extinction. Researchers from Italy say they have...

Top stock exchange trader Satchu linked to Sh500m insider trading

The Capital Markets Authority (CMA) has revealed a WhatsApp message from stock market trader Aly-Khan Satchu linking him to insider trading of...

Bringing an ancient African savings system into the digital age

Dakar, Senegal (CNN): In one suburb of Dakar, Senegal's capital, every week, one person lands a sum of money that is tantamount to a jackpot. There's...

Japan to grant Africa Sh1trillion for infrastructure

The PM also pledged to help initiate reforms in the United Nations Security Council. Japan has pledged Sh1 trillion ($10 billion) for infrastructure development in...

South Sudan resumes pumping crude from oil field suspended since 2013

South Sudan has resumed pumping 20,000 bpd of crude from Toma South oil field, where production had been suspended since 2013, the Sudanese oil...