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Rate cap has impacted on Kenyan banks lending and deposit rates – Fitch

Fitch Ratings says  Kenya's cap on loan rates and its floor on deposit rates have had a dramatic impact on the spread ...

It Is Not Too Late To Reclaim Our Nation’s Pride

On 8th of August 2017, Kenyans went to the polls to elect leaders in various positions starting from Members of County Assemblies ...

Equities Close the Week on a Low Note, Major Indicators Trend South

Equities closed the week on a low note as all major indicators trended south with the current political stalemate in the country ...

Full Statement of NCIC on the Status of Cohesion in Kenya

The Kenyan National Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC) has issued a stern warning to politicians and other Kenyans who are using the ...

Shareholders at the NSE Lost Ksh 27.4 Billion in Three Days

The equities' indicators closed the day on Wednesday in the red, making that three sessions of poor performance in a row. Shareholders ...

Insurance is a business solution to counter cybercrime

Deloitte, a global financial consulting estimated that the cost of cybercrime in Kenya could rise by 30 percent this year. In 2016, ...

Telkom Kenya Introduces Freedom Bundles To Its Customers

Telkom has unveiled a new data bundle proposition –the Freedom Bundle - that grants subscribers free calls within the network, free WhatsApp ...

Roselyn Akombe Resigns, Flees to New York

The vocal IEBC commissioner Roselyn Akombe has resigned and fled to New York fearing for her life. Akombe had traveled to Dubai ...

With increased awareness cancer prevalence in Kenya can be eradicated

Cancer is when abnormal cells divide in an uncontrolled way. Some cancers may eventually spread into other tissues.  It often causes ...

‘We were victims of our own success’, ARM’s Pradeep on sell of non cement business

Regional cement maker ARM Cement PLC (NSE: ARM) says the firm was a victim of its own success that led to the ...