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Why Odibets’ Ksh105M Jackpot is the Talk of Town

How did they do it, you may ask? With a stake of only Sh95, the seven punters had placed their bets on the Odibets Mega Jackpot correctly predicting 15 match outcomes out of the possible 17.

KenGen Launches Y-Gen Platform for Youth Mainstreaming

She said the youth will be a big part of delivering the robust strategy and therefore the need to have a forum dedicated to addressing the special needs of the young employees within KenGen.

Mombasa Road Nightmare: Stress and Anger as Kenyans Lose Time, Money

The contractor and the Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA) have found themselves on the receiving end of criticism for failing to put in place effective traffic management plans.

FAKE: This Facebook Page Offering KCB Investment Services Is FAKE

The Facebook page KCB Bank Investment Kenya has been flagged as FAKE. This page, which was created in June 2021, uses the KCB Group...

Kenya Airways Posts Ksh11.4 Billion Half-Year Loss

"The industry view is that recovery from this pandemic will take time. Aviation experts predict that evolving customer behaviour will continue to suppress passenger numbers until 2024, where full recovery to 2019 levels is forecasted," observed Board Chair Michael Joseph

Absa Bank Kenya Posts Ksh5.6 Billion Half-Year 2021 Profit

The strong performance was largely driven by growth in interest income particularly in the small and medium enterprises segment as the Bank accelerated its efforts in supporting businesses to recover from the effects of the pandemic and reposition for growth. 

How Cloud Technology Could Transform Manufacturing in Africa

As is the case in most other sectors, the future of manufacturing now belongs to those who can successfully adopt technologies such as machine learning and automation, big data, or IoT.

Centum Races to Build, Launch Ksh1B Factory in Under 7 Months

A consortium of international investors in the food processing and value addition sectors acquired development rights from VDL and are behind the project. 

KCB Acquires Rwanda’s 2nd Largest Bank, Eyes More in Tanzania

The plan, said Mr Oigara, is to eventually create one banking entity in Rwanda to be named BPR Bank by merging KCB Bank Rwanda and BPR.

FAKE NEWS: Machakos Governor Did Not Commit Suicide After Breaking Up...

 A gossip website, udakumoto, reports that Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua committed suicide after being “dumped” by his wife, Lilian Ng’ang’a. According to the article,...