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Back-To-Back Resignations Signal Trouble At Business Daily

The newspaper, which publishes Monday-Friday, has lately suffered a hemorrhage of reporters in a pattern that has insiders worried. The media house is now heavily relying on correspondents to drive its news agenda though this may prove unsustainable since this group of journalists also feels disenfranchised over low pay and can bolt out at the slightest opportunity.

BBC Finds a Permanent Replacement For Larry Madowo

BBC, the global broadcaster, has finally found a permanent replacement for Larry Madowo, who left the company to join its rival CNN. Last week,...

Fanaka Real Estate Marks Five Years Selling Land

On 29th October 2021 marked the 5th anniversary for Fanaka Real Estate Ltd, a leading provider of real estate and property management solutions in...

Stanbic Bank Partners With GIZ To Support 700 SMEs Rebound Post-Covid

Stanbic Bank Kenya, Stanbic Kenya Foundation and the German Development Cooperation have entered into a partnership aimed at accelerating business recovery and growth of...

Kenya’s Oxygène Beats European PR Firms At SABRE Awards

On Wednesday 27th October, Oxygène won the coveted award at the 2021 Global SABRE Awards, which took place virtually in the United States of America. The SABRE Awards recognize campaigns that demonstrate the highest levels of strategic planning, creativity, and business results.

V8 Driver Who Fueled And Vanished Without Paying Faces Jail Term

A Nairobi-based businessman has been ordered to pay Ksh10,000 or serve three months in jail for ‘stealing’ fuel from a petrol station. Evans Kwoko...

Sidian Bank Receives Ksh1.1 Billion Booster For MSME Lending

Sidian Bank, a mid-tier bank focused on SMEs in Kenya, has received Ksh1.1 billion loan facility from Netherlands - based impact investor, Triodos Investment...

AfDB Launches State Of The Art Incubation Centre In JKUAT

A State of the art Incubation Centre dubbed PAUSTI Incubation Centre of Excellence (PAUSTI Incubation CoE), funded by African Development Bank (AfDB) has been...

Facebook Changes Name To Meta In Rebrand

The metaverse will feel like a hybrid of today’s online social experiences, sometimes expanded into three dimensions or projected into the physical world. It will let users share immersive experiences with other people even when they can’t be together — and do things together they couldn’t do in the physical world. It’s the next evolution in a long line of social technologies, and it’s ushering in a new chapter for the company. Mark shared more about this vision in a founder's letter.

Mizizi Africa Ventures Into Coastal Market For Holiday Homes

Mizizi Africa Homes has ventured into the Coastal Real Estate market to tap into a high demand for holiday homes as the tourism sector...