Monthly Archives: December, 2022

Alex Chamwada: From Journalist to CEO Minting Millions

Chamwada began his journalism career in 1994 as a volunteer at state-owned Kenya Broadcasting Corporation (KBC) while still pursuing his Information Sciences degree at Moi University.

31% Of Kenyan Investors Changing Investment Strategies To Combat Inflation

At least 78% of local investors are more actively managing their wealth and making changes to their investment strategies, given current economic challenges. This is according to Standard Chartered’s Wealth Expectancy Report 2022 which examines the shifts in investor decisions...

PARTLY FALSE: Post Does Not Show Requirements For Hustler Fund Loans

A Facebook post listing the requirements for the Hustler Fund programme by the Kenyan government is PARTLY FALSE. The requirements in the claim are listed as follows: 1. Form a Youth or women group 2. Draft a Business Proposal 3. Produce Good Conduct Certificate 4. Share...

FALSE: Photo Is Not Of a School In Fafi, Garissa County

A tweet with a photo purporting to be of a school in Fafi Constituency of Kenya’s Garissa County is FALSE. The photo, which was shared online on 10 November 2022, features pupils being taught under a grass-thatch structure. The accompanying text reads: “A...

David Lang’at: Meet Rift Valley Billionaire in Ruto’s Inner Circle

Lang'at is among businessmen who backed President Ruto's State House bid in the 2022 polls. He made his fortune in the import and export business, before expanding into agribusiness, real estate, energy, hospitality, insurance and, more recently, special economic zones (SEZs).

Kirubi Media Boss Resorts To Sacking After Employees Reject Pay Cut

Frustrated Capital FM director Mary-Ann Musangi has resorted to mass sacking after employees rejected a pay cut that was meant to reduce the media house's financial burden. In a memo dated December 2, 2022, Ms Musangi revealed that the media...

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