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Martin K.N Siele is the Editor and Content Lead at Business Today. He is passionate about digital media, sports and entertainment.

Cash-Strapped UoN Turns to Donors

"The UoN Foundation thus is  non-political and shall have no affiliation to political groups. It aims to tap from the philanthropy potential of the higher education sector and to institutionalize the sustainability of the UoN," a statement on the university's website reads in part.

Miraa Exports to Resume as Uhuru Brokers Deal With Somalia President

According to the CS, President Uhuru Kenyatta brokered the deal to facilitate the smooth resumption of miraa exports in his recent trip to Somalia. The President was in attendance at the inauguration of Somalia's new President Hassan Sheikh Mohammed on Thursday, June 9.

Safaricom Makes Changes to M-Pesa Statements

Currently, M-Pesa monthly statements are shared to customer's email addresses as PDF files. To view the data, however, customers must input their ID number.

Nairobi-Nakuru, Nairobi-Mombasa: Kenyans Clamour for Major Highway Upgrades

Recent snarl-ups on the Nairobi-Nakuru highway at areas such as Gilgil, in particular, have fueled a wave of sentiments from Kenyans online on the highways.

Uber: Kenyans Leaving ‘Brown Envelopes’ in Cabs

The capital, Nairobi, was named as the Most Forgetful City. The data also revealed that Uber clients are most forgetful on Fridays and Mondays.

Uhuru Set to Launch Nairobi International Finance Centre – Here’s What...

It is meant to attract greater local and foreign investment to Kenya by offering various incentives to firms looking to set up shop in the country. It is a flagship program under the economic pillar of the Kenya Vision 2030.

Centum Exits Sidian Bank in Ksh4.3B Deal With Nigeria’s Access Bank

Access Bank hopes the Sidian deal will catapult it to the status of a strong tier 2 bank in the country.

Scope Markets Backs Kenya’s eSports Dream

The national qualifiers are scheduled for Saturday, June 11 in Nairobi. According to the esports Federation, qualifiers will be used to choose players for two categories: Dota 2 and Rocket League.

Ksh600 Nairobi-Kisumu Night Train Finally Introduced

The first night train will depart Nairobi for Kisumu on Friday, June 10th at 6.30 PM. It is scheduled to arrive in Kisumu at 6.30 AM.

Raila the Entrepreneur: How He Built Gas Giant EA Spectre

"I went and started a workshop in Industrial Area, on Kingston road, now its called Kampala Road. I got employees also who were kicked out from Uganda, they were doing what they called Ugandanization," Odinga recalled.