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Fake Deliveries and Whatsapp Scams: Fraudsters’ Latest Tactics Revealed

 In Q2 2021, amidst continued disruption in supply chains and mail services, scammers sought to use this fact to steal money and credit card details.

Price of Allegiance: The Millions Kenyans Earn Representing Other Countries

In many cases, Kenyans who choose to compete for other countries retain connections to home, thanks to family ties and still training in the same North Rift camps as their Kenyan counterparts.

BetKing Ends Ksh1.2 Billion Kenyan Football Sponsorship as Woes Pile

The deal is yet to run for a complete season, and is terminated as a myriad of woes rock Kenyan football and its Nick Mwendwa-led administration.

Mwananchi To Refinance Distressed Car Loans From Other Lenders

Mwananchi Credit’s CEO Dennis Mombo said, “The current economic times have become tough due to the Covid-19 pandemic which has resulted in an unprecedented amount of car loan borrowers from most institutions  falling behind their payment terms."

Ezekiel Mutua’s Fate Remains Unclear As New KFCB Boss Named

The move has thrown a spanner in the works for Mr Ezekiel Mutua, who was scheming to get another term at KFCB. His second term contract is due to expire on 25th October 2021. Mr Christopher Wambua from Communications Authority of Kenya was appointed to replace him in acting capacity, for a period of two months.

Ezekiel Mutua Fights Behind The Scenes To Keep Plum Gov’t Job

Mr Ezekiel Mutua’s second term expires on October 25th, 2021, and by the look of things, he is not about to leave. Already there are reports that he has been scheming to extend his term, forcing the State Corporations Advisory Committee (SCAC) to write to ICT Cabinet Secretary, Mr Joe Mucheru, advising against extension of his term.

Rally Queen Maxine Wahome Lands Ksh1M Safaricom Sponsorship for Voi Rally

This year, Safaricom also sponsored three young Kenyans, McRae Kimathi, Hamza Anwar and Jeremy Wahome as well as veteran Carl ‘Flash’ Tundo during the Safari Rally.

vivo Y53s Launched in Kenya

The device that comes with a high-definition 64MP* main rear camera aims to set a new standard for phones in the same price range, bringing impressive clarity to its users. This is paired with a 2MP macro lens and a 2MP depth lens. 

Mauritian Insurer Consolidates Kenyan Subsidiaries

MUA has been present in the region since 2014, with operations in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and Rwanda. It is now consolidating its insurance activities in Kenya, with the aim of increasing its Kenyan market share. 

FAKE: Quote ‘Putting Dynasties On Notice’ Not From Deputy President William...

Dr Ruto was on Monday 2nd August 2021, barred from boarding a flight to Uganda for not seeking clearance as all civil servants should. The DP was scheduled to fly for personal reasons to Entebbe, accompanied by a seven-man entourage comprising his close political allies and businessmen.