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MARTIN SIELE

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Martin K.N Siele is the Content Lead at Business Today. He is also a Quartz contributor and a Baraza Media Lab-Fringe Graph Data Storytelling Fellow. Passionate about digital media, sports and entertainment, Siele also founded Loud.co.ke

Kenyan Football is Back: FIFA Lifts Ban

It means that Kenya will be able to compete in upcoming international qualifiers for AFCON and the FIFA World Cup. Kenyan clubs will also be represented in continental tournaments including the CAF Champions League and Confederations Cup.

End of an Era: Gilani’s Supermarkets Sale Approved

Gilani's has been popular with customers particularly in its Nakuru base since 1974. It has been run by several generations of the Gilani family. But in a growing trend, families in the retail business are opting to loosen their hold on the businesses in favour of investment by cash-rich PE firms.

Kenya Power Chair Pushed Out Over Uhuru Links

She was appointed in 2020 as Uhuru led reforms at the utility ostensibly to lower the cost of power, primarily attributed to flawed long-term power purchase deals signed by Kenya Power with independent power producers (IPPs).

3 Times Igathe’s Old Bosses Re-Hired Him

Polycarp Igathe isn't your everyday executive. Nearly everyone who employs him seemingly wants him back every time he leaves a company.

SA Manufacturer Appoints Polycarp Igathe as Chief Growth Officer

He will be tasked with expanding the company's business in markets across the continent. The conglomerate manufactures a range of popular homecare, personal care, baby and food brands.

Your Bonga Points Are Expiring: 7 Best Ways to Use Them...

All unredeemed Bonga points will be expiring after three years. Bonga Points accumulated before December 31, 2019, will therefore expire effective January 1, 2023.

Ruto Appoints James Mwangi, Peter Ndegwa to New Committee

Ruto appointed Safaricom CEO Peter Ndegwa as chair of the committee. Other members include Equity Bank CEO Dr. James Mwangi, EABL CEO Jane Karuku, KCB Group CEO Paul Russo, Family Bank CEO Rebecca Mbithi and BAT CEO Crispin Acholla.

Equity Uganda MD Samuel Kirubi Promoted to Group COO

Kirubi has spent 21 years at Equity Group, taking on roles across operations, marketing, service and management. He started off as an intern as part of the Equity Leaders Program (ELP).

KBC Readies for Multi-Million World Cup Windfall

The channel, which for the past two decades has struggled to keep up with private sector media houses, which have invested heavily in content to attract viewership, is set for a massive spike in ratings for the duration of the tournament.

Ex-UDA Official Named KRA Chairman Replacing Francis Muthaura

Ng'ang'a will take over from veteran public administrator Francis Muthaura. Muthaura's term as chair of the KRA board was in 2019 extended for 3 years by former President Uhuru Kenyatta.