Thursday, March 21, 2019

18 firms in list of Kenya’s early oil bidders

Kenya has reached out to 18 global oil refinery firms in the ongoing search for buyers of the...

Little-known Kenyan firm buys Tanzanian cashew nuts for Sh18bn

Tanzania will earn $180.2 million (Sh18.1 billion) from its stock of cashew nuts after it entered into an agreement with a little...

Businessman Mike Kamau sues Sonko over phone call insults

The dispute between city tycoon Mike Kamau and Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko over the demolition of residential houses in Kayole estate has...

SGR pact with China a risk to Kenyan sovereignty, assets

In Summary The Chinese have repeatedly rejected accusations that they were involved in debt-trap diplomacy by burdening poor countries with unsustainable loans. Daly and Inadmar Advocates partner Shitul Shah said lending countries only ask for collateral when they have questions on the “credibility” of the borrower. Auditor-General Edward Ouko is yet to release any report on the SGR as required by law for a project of such magnitude.

Innovative climate information sharing idea wins two Kenyans Sh20mn

By JOSEPH MURAYA, NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 30 – An innovative idea by a Kenyan firm on how to package and disseminate climate information to farmers has...

Tax filing lifts Kenya’s business profile

Kenya has improved 19 places to rank at position 61 in attractiveness to investors, the latest World Bank index says. The Bank says in...

Nairobi Ranked Sixth Wealthiest Africa City

Nairobi is East Africa’s wealthiest city and the sixth in Africa after Durban, Cape Town, Cairo, Lagos and Johannesburg, a new report says. The study...

GIFT FROM MOTHER EARTH: THE GEOTHERMAL SPA

This is surely a gift from Mother Earth. Last week a few of the my254connect fam visited the Ol Karia Spa and they had...

In Nairobi, rubbish reborn as art

In a room that is both home and studio, Evans Ngure works on a sculpture, a fantastical fish fabricated from found objects: wooden spoons,...