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Power Restored after Outage hits Nairobi and Parts of Kenya
Power Restored after Outage hits Nairobi and Parts of Kenya
Kenya Power and Lighting Company Ltd restored power that had hit  Nairobi, Central, Rift Valley, Western and Coastal regions on Wednesday after ...

Hope as Kenyan Shilling Gains Traction Against Dollar, Pound and Euro

Kenyan Shilling The Kenyan shilling gained traction against the US Dollar, the Sterling Pound, and the Euro on Tuesday, signaling hope for ...

Major Power Outage Plunge Nairobi into Darkness
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A major power outage hit Nairobi and it's environs Tuesday evening just before 6pm plunging the county into darkness. According to Kenya ...

Uhuru Orders NTSA Officials Off the Roads

President Uhuru Kenyatta has ordered all NTSA officers to be withdrawn from Kenyan roads following a public outcry concerning the body. The ...

Shoppers Worried as Unga Goes Missing from Supermarket Shelves
Shoppers Worried as Unga Goes Missing from Supermarket Shelves
Most Nairobi shoppers are a worried lot as most supermarket shelves are running out of maize flour with the end of the ...

3 Kenyan Factories Ranked Top Coffee Producers Globally
3 Kenyan Factories Ranked Top Coffee Producers Globally
Three Kenyan Coffee factories have been ranked among the world’s top processors and producers for 2017. Kabare AA, produced by the Kabare ...

China “a gift bestowed from heaven” for Africa in Railways Infrastructure
China "a gift bestowed from heaven" for Africa in Railways Infrastructure
China has become "a gift bestowed from heaven" for Africa, Nikolai Shcherbakov, an analyst at the Center for African Studies of the ...

CBK Directed to Re-evaluate Four Tenders For Printing New Currency
Govt. to Raise Ksh40 Bn With 15-year Infrastructure Bond
The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK)  has been directed to undertake a fresh evaluation of all the tenders submitted to it for ...

Shilling Holding Tight Against the US Dollar But Slightly Weak Against the Pound

The Shilling The Kenyan shilling has remained resilient by gaining traction against the US Dollar and the Euro but slightly weakened against ...

Rwanda’s Development Model Compromises Democracy
Rwanda’s Development Model Compromises Democracy
Rwanda is often touted as an example of what African states could achieve if only they were better governed. Despite the impressive ...