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China Overtakes US, Becomes EU’s Largest Trading Partner

Eurostat, EU's statistical office, credited the dethroning to an increase in China's imports by 5.6 per cent and exports by 2.2 per cent. This is comparable to China's report which documented a 5.3% increase in their trade with the EU in 2020.

Remote 4G the Difference as Safaricom Ranked Kenya’s Best Service Provider

After multiple drive tests and assessment of the different mobile networks for call and data performance, Umalut discovered Safaricom to be the only mobile operator to deploy Voice over LTE (VoLTE) services across the country including in rural areas scoring the best call set-up time.

Police Spokesman Charles Owino Declares 2022 Gubernatorial Bid

The Independent Police Oversight Authority (IPOA) reported 15 deaths and 31 injuries as of late March 2020, where victims sustained injuries that were directly linked to actions of police officers during the curfew enforcement. Owino didn’t deny the pandemic-era police killings but dismissively stated that officers weren’t out to do harm, sparking fury from Kenyans which the police spokesman is by now accustomed to.

Kenya Secures Ksh262 Billion IMF Package for Covid-19 Recovery

The IMF expounded in its statement that the decision to pause fiscal adjustment this year would allow accommodating health, social, and development spending to support the recovery, complemented by accommodating monetary policy.

MP Dies in Kisumu Hospital

The Bonchari MP is the fifth politician to pass away in a span of three months after MPs James Lusweti (Kabuchai), Justus Murunga (Matungu), and Senators Boniface Kabaka (Machakos) and Yusuf Haji (Garissa).

50,000 Entrepreneurs, Jobless Kenyans to Benefit from New Microsoft, Stanbic Programme

The digital learning and skilling initiative is purposed to bridge the digital divide across the various counties in Kenya. Training will take place in select institutions and is expected to have a total of 1,000 government employees upskilled and seconded to the program as instructors and eventually place 2,000 youth into employment by the end of 2021.

Petrol Price Raised by Ksh8 as Kenyans Brace for Tough Times

On February 14, the Energy and Petroleum Regulatory Authority (EPRA) announced a Ksh8.19 increase in the cost of petrol. It will now cost Ksh115.18...

BBI Chairman Yusuf Haji is Dead

Garissa Senator Yussuf Haji died at the Aga Khan Hospital in Nairobi On Monday, February 15 at the age of 80. His death followed a long term illness that encompassed multiple organ failures.

Churchill, Otile, Nadia & More: Here’s What Your Favorite Celebrity is...

Covid-19 took a toll on major events last year, causing cancellation of shows and other activities across the country. In 2021, your favourite Kenyan Celebrities want to slip in some relaxation and fun this special Valentines weekend.

Babu Owino’s Testimony During Jalang’o Interview Sparks Outrage [VIDEO]

Babu's interview rubbed a section of Kenyans the wrong way, with some accusing him of misusing political power and attempting to clean up his image as they demanded justice for Felix Orinda alias DJ Evolve.