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Mumias board and MD differ over his ‘leave’

Suspended Mumias Sugar MD Patrick Chebosi. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Mumias Sugar Company’s board and MD Patrick Chebosi were Thursday reading from different scripts with the latter saying he...

Ministry stops drilling boreholes in Nairobi

Water CS Simon Chelugui. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Nairobi residents should brace for prolonged water rationing as the planned drilling of more boreholes stalls.This follows Water and Sanitation...

US denies they had prior knowledge of Dusit attack

A man reacts in the arms of a relative in Nairobi, on January 16, 2019, while identifying the bodies of the victims after the terrorist attack at the DusitD2 complex. The US has dismissed...

Ex-PS Omollo seeks Sh2 million monthly from frozen accounts

Former Public Service principal secretary Lillian Mbogo Omollo. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Former Public Service principal secretary Lillian Mbogo Omollo has petitioned the court to release to...

KRA banks on tech to net 3m new taxpayers in three years

KRA commissioner -general John Njiraini. FILE PHOTO | NMG  The taxman has set a target to nearly double the number of active taxpayers to seven million in the next three years by spying...

Tullow to spend Sh7bn on Turkana oil this year

A Tullow Oil exploration rig in Turkana. FILE PHOTO | NMG  London-based Tullow Oil Plc plans to invest Sh7 billion in its Kenyan operations this year as the multinational steps up...

Renault pumps Sh58m into Thika plant truck assembly line upgrade

The Renault Fluence 1.6 executive saloon on display at the DT Dobie College House showroom during the re-launch of Renault in Kenya on May 11, 2012. PHOTO | DIANA NGILA | NMG  French...

Court orders NCPB to control weevils at Voi maize depot

Trucks deliver maize at an NCPB depot last November in Eldoret. FILE PHOTO | NMG  More than 200 bags of maize at the National Cereals and Produce Board (NCPB) depot in Voi, Taita Taveta...

NSE defies terror attack, gains Sh19bn in a day

Previous terror attacks in the country have seen the markets wobble on investor fears. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Markets Wednesday shrugged off Tuesday’s terror attack on Nairobi’s 14...

Foreign firms pledge to stick to Nairobi after attack

Special forces arrive at the scene of an explosion at a hotel complex in Nairobi's Westlands suburb on January 15, 2019, in Kenya. PHOTO | AFP  International companies with regional...

Retailers, suppliers set to ink deal on unfair trade

A shopper at a supermarket in Nairobi. In the proposed rules, supermarkets will not delist a supplier without providing notice. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Owners of supermarkets will no longer...

Telkom injects Sh1b into data, voice expansion

Telkom Kenya CEO Mugo Kibati. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Telecommunications company Telkom Kenya says it has pumped Sh1 billion into growing its 3G and 4G network to improve voice and data...

Cost of terrorism premiums could rise after hotel attack

Families wait for news of their loved ones at 14 Riverside Drive Complex in Nairobi on January 16, 2019. PHOTO | DENNIS ONSONGO  The risk of terrorist attacks is likely to push up...

Kisumu turns to WhatsApp for better services

Smartphone penetration in Kenya is over 80 per cent with majority of users having subscribed to WhatsApp. FILE PHOTO | NMG  How long does it take you to get information about our county?...

NJIHIA: Hard truths in age of terrorism and the place of data

The current state of technology as regards information collection and analysis is sufficiently advanced to give tangible daily living benefit to citizens. FILE PHOTO | NMG  The world is...

Retailer bets on after-sale service to move online sales

A physical shop requires goodwill but an online shop is free. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Yussuf Omar serviced orders from established online platforms from his electronics shop along Luthuli...

Have you picked a heir to your social media accounts?

Most online platforms users continue to live with no end of life in mind, leaving their digital treasures at the risk of getting lost. FILE PHOTO | NMG  The year is 2072, some 42 years...

Remote areas reap benefit of link to telcos’ network

Residents of parts of Turkana, Wajir, Garissa, Kwale, Kilifi and West Pokot counties can now make mobile calls and cash transfers. PHOTO | JOSEPH KANYI | NMG  In the past, to stock her...

Security beefed up as companies count losses from siege

Special forces arrive at DusitD2 Hotel that was attacked on January 15, 2019. PHOTO | JEFF ANGOTE | NMG  Companies housed at 14 Riverside Drive are counting their losses after...

Ouko criticises AG for letting staff trained with taxpayers cash go

Auditor-General Edward Ouko. FILE PHOTO | NMG  The Attorney-General’s office is on the spot for failing to bond or have employees agree to work for a number of years before quitting...

Sh83bn solar, wind power plants yield 5 cents bills cut

A solar power plant. Injection of cheaper electricity from Sh83 billion solar and wind power plants has lowered bills for homes and businesses by a measly five cents. FILE PHOTO | NMG   ...

Oxygen to be pumped into Australia’s biggest river system in attempt to save fish 

Aerators will be used to pump oxygen into Australia's biggest river system after the discovery of around one million dead fish earlier in the year created public outrage. FILE PHOTO | NMG  ...

Survivor of 9/11 dies in Dusit hotel attack

I-DEV chief executive Jason Spindler is among people killed in the Dusit hotel attack. PHOTO | COURTESY  An American who survived the 9/11 terror attack is among those who were killed in...

Cotu seeks implementation of 5pc minimum wage raise

Cotu secretary-general Francis Atwoli. FILE PHOTO | NMG  The Central Organisation of Trade Unions (Cotu) has called for the implementation of the five percent minimum wage increase...

14 dead from Dusit terror attack

Special forces arrive at Dusit Hotel that was attacked by terrorists on January 15, 2019. PHOTO | JEFF ANGOTE | NMG  The terrorist attack at the up-market mixed-use block on 14th...

My narrow escape from the Dusit attack

People run for their lives after they were rescued at Dusit Hotel which was under attack by suspected terrorists on January 15, 2019. PHOTO | JEFF ANGOTE | NMG   On Tuesday afternoon,...

Dusit attack: UK embassy closed, UN calls off meeting

Security officers at 14 Riverside Drive in Nairobi, the scene of a terrorist attack on January 15, 2019. PHOTO | NMG  The British High Commission in Nairobi will remain closed the whole...

Hotel terror: Gunfire as officers engage attackers

Special forces arrive at DusitD2 Hotel that was attacked on January 15, 2019. PHOTO | JEFF ANGOTE | NMG  Explosions and heavy gunfire heard as security officers engage suspected...

Kenol pumps Sh1.2 billion into Uganda, Rwanda acquisitions

A worker adjusts fuel prices at a KenolKobil petrol station in Eldoret Town in the past. FILE PHOTO | NMG  KenolKobil’s #ticker:KENO acquisition of 33 petrol stations in Uganda and...
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