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Leaders of dairy saccos to get management training

Brookside Dairy director of manufacturing and milk procurement John Gethi presents a cow to Rita Nashikawa Mulongo from Tongaren, Bungoma County, on March 31, 2015. The company has started...

Cheaper food eases inflation to 6-month low

Kenya is looking to have enough food for all in the next five years. file photo | nmg  A fall in the price of maize, Kenya’s staple food, helped to ease the cost of living to a...

Muturi halts probe into KQ airport takeover bid

Kenya Airways chairman Michael Joseph (left) and CEO Sebastian Mikosz when they appeared before Transport Committee last November. FILE PHOTO | NMG  National Assembly Speaker Justin...

Stanbic posts 45pc net profit jump to Sh6bn

Stanbic Bank along Kimathi Street, Nairobi. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Stanbic Holdings has posted 45.5 per cent jump in net profit to Sh6.27 billion for the full year ended December 2018,...

Massmart to focus Africa expansion plans on Kenya, Zambia

Customers make their way to the tills at MAKRO megastore in Milnerton on the outskirts of Cape Town, on September 28, 2010. Makro is one of the trading brands of South African giant retail...

Unclaimed assets agency picks new CEO

Unclaimed Financial Assets Authority (UFAA) has picked John Kihara Mwangi as its new chief executive and managing trustee to replace Kellen Kariuki who left the lender late last year.  ...

Jamii Bora moves CBD branch to new location

A Jamii Bora Bank branch in Nakuru. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Jamii Bora Bank has relocated its only branch in Nairobi’s Central Business District (CBD) from a seven-storey building on...

Consumers gain, exporters pain as shilling hits 99 to the dollar

The shilling has strengthened to below 100 units to the dollar for the first time in 10 months.. PHOTO | FILE | NMG  The shilling has strengthened to below 100 units to the dollar for...

Fake surgeries the new way to milk NHIF

The National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) building in Nairobi. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Fake surgeries now top the list of frauds against the National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF), the...

Sports Cabinet Secretary Rashid Echesa fired – VIDEO

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DOrgIEFS4uY?enablejsapi=1] President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday morning fired Sports Cabinet Secretary Rashid Echesa.Echesa has been replaced by Amina Mohammed -- who has been the Education minister -- in Uhuru’s...

Senate orders suspension of biometric listing

Nairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja. PHOTO | KANYIRI WAHITO | NMG  A Senate Committee has ordered suspension of the collection of data from Kenyan citizens under National Integrated Identity...

Jumia inks Africa distribution deal with Xiaomi

Cristiano Amon (left), president of Qualcomm with Wang Xiang, global senior vice president of Xiaomi during the launch of Mi9 and Mi MIX smartphones at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona....

Base Titanium plans Sh1.2bn shift on thin ore

Base Titanium Manager for External Affairs Simon Wall display the minerals produced at their factory in Kwale County on January 28, 2014. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Base Titanium Limited says it...

Court stops planned sale of Ekeza sacco property

Bishop David Kariuki Ngare. PHOTO | SILA KIPLAGAT | NMG  The High Court has stopped televangelist-turned-politician David Kariuki Ngare from selling hotels and land belonging to his real...

Centum sets up ‘Eye of Kenya’ wheel at Two Rivers

The Ferris wheel at the Two Rivers Mall was officially launched by President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday evening. PHOTO | DIANA NGILA | NMG  Centum Investments #ticker:ICDC Thursday...

Mumias delays results by over 4 months

The main gate of Mumias Sugar Company. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Mumias Sugar Company’s #ticker:MSC dismal record of missing regulatory timelines for releasing financial results has touched a...

Concerns as City Hall bursts budget by Sh1.2 billion

City Hall in Nairobi. FILE PHOTO | NMG  City Hall is once again in the spotlight for spending over Sh1.2 billion more than the funds approved by the Controller of Budget (CoB).Nairobi...

Land compensation row hits Kenya Fluorspar revival plans

An earthmover scoops raw material for crushing in Elgeyo-Marakwet County. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Effort to revive the Kenya Fluorspar Company (KFC) based in Elgeyo Marakwet County has been...

Universal health plan too ambitious – Senate

A maternity ward at the Kenyatta National Hospital. FILE PHOTO | NMG  A committee of the Senate has cast doubt on the capacity of the national government to implement the Universal...

City Hall blamed for Sh437 million CCTV glitch

A technician repairs a CCTV camera in Nairobi. FILE PHOTO | NMG  A Transport ministry engineer has blamed City Hall for the malfunctioning of the Sh437 million closed-circuit television...

Lobby wants farmers paid part of sugar by-product earnings

Kenya National Federation of Sugarcane Farmers chairman Ibrahim Juma (left) and other officials at a press conference in Nairobi on February 28, 2019. PHOTO | SALATON NJAU | NMG  Kenya...

Firm loses Nyandarua offices tender over delays

Public Works PS Paul Maringa. FILE PHOTO | NMG  High Point Agencies Limited, a firm hired to build the Nyandarua headquarters, has lost a Sh670 million contract over a delay in starting...

NLC yet to resolve Nairobi property dispute

Former NLC vice-chairperson Abigael Mbagaya Mukolwe. FILE PHOTO | NMG  The National Land Commission (NLC) now says it has not determined ownership of contested prime property in Donholm,...

Cheap food, transport cut inflation to 6-month low in February

Kenya’s inflation fell in February to 4.14 per cent, being the lowest in six months as the prices of food commodities and transport eased. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Kenya’s inflation fell in...

China top creditor after Kenya books Sh70bn new loans

Construction works in Mikindani. Kenya has borrowed heavily from China to fund infrastructure projects. --FILE PHOTO | NMG  Kenya contracted $704.99 million (Sh70.55 billion) fresh loans...

Mastermind land on sale in Sh2.9bn deal with KRA

Businessman Wilfred Murungi. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Cigarette maker Mastermind Tobacco, which is owned by business tycoon Wilfred Murungi, has signed a deal with the taxman that will see it...

Sh1.2bn Kemsa drugs near expiry

Uasin Gishu officials verify drugs delivered by Kemsa in Eldoret. FILE PHOTO | NMG  The Kenya Medical Supplies Authority (Kemsa) is in a race against time to deliver drugs and medical...

Maize farmers to get Sh4bn pay in a week

Strategic Food Reserve (SFR) chairman Noah Wekesa Wednesday said NCPB has started processing payments after receiving funds from the Treasury. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Maize farmers are set to...

StanChart prepares for extra NYS cash penalty

Standard Chartered ATM lobby in Nairobi. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Standard Chartered Bank (Kenya) is bracing itself for potential further financial penalties for its role in the handling of...

MasterCard, Angaza ink e-payment agreement

The deal will see clients of the social enterprise platform make digital payments. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Nairobi and US-based pay-as-you-go firm, Angaza, has inked a deal with MasterCard,...
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Duale wants EACC to probe claims of unqualified staff in ASAL counties

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Migne fumes at Stars defeat, villain Matasi won’t dwell on criticism

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Top Stima Sacco member gets Sh6.5m dividend payout

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 25 – The highest individual dividend payout by Stima Sacco has received Sh6.5 million. The Sacco’s Board recommended interest rebates...
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