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Equity Bank enters Zanzibar

Equity Bank has commissioned its newest branch in the coastal city of Zanzibar as it seeks to deepen its presence East Africa. The Zanzibar branch...

Betting firms cry foul as noose tightens

Exaggerated and unproven death reports coupled with poor understanding of the gaming have led to stigmatisation of the industry, this negatively impacting its business....

Land firms offer credit to attract buyers

A new study has shown a rise in the number of firms offering installment purchase of land from 13% to 87%, with 61% allowing...

Kenya US military planes deal meets headwinds

  A US congressman has asked for the sale of 12 Air Tractor aircraft to Kenya to be halted to allow for investigations into allegations...

Mitsumi clinches HP supply deal for Middle East

Mitsumi Distribution - the IT, consumer electronics and telco distributor in the Middle East and Africa - has been appointed by Hewlett Packard (HP)...

No more secrets in M-Pesa charges

Safaricom has updated its mobile money transfer service M-PESA to enable customers to automatically receive information on the cost of each transaction. As part...

Low rainfall forecast sets stage for high food prices

The March-May 2017 seasonal rainfall is expected to be generally poor over most parts of the country, Kenya Meteorological Department (KMD) has said. The...

Imperial Bank directors take on CBK in assets freeze case

Directors of Imperial Bank have blamed Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) for failing to prevent the loss of Ksh42.2 billion. The non-executive directors filed an application...

We fired the wrong people, says Star editor

In the wake of the massive sackings at Radio Africa last week, a senior editor at the Star newspaper sensational claimed that the company...

Partnerships to improve access to healthcare

Experts drawn from the pharmaceutical industry have called for strategic partnerships between both the public and private sectors to improve healthcare delivery in the...