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Kakamega Tycoon Causing Ripples In Africa

Julius Mwale has recently captured the imagination of many Kenyans with his daring pan-African exploits. In May this year, he announced a partnership with an American firm to build a battery plant in the mineral-rich Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to power smart cities.

Africa Investors Eye Kenya Under New Regime

Kenya, which is largely an agricultural country, relies heavily on agriculture for both sustainability of food and of income. Before then, Kenya imported most of its fertilizers from Russia.

Caroline Mutoko Partners With Twiva To Empower MSMEs

The free Masterclasses with Caroline Mutoko, content packages, and weekly highlights target to impact 15,000 Kenyan MSMEs.

PS Jobs in Ruto’s Gov’t: How to Apply

The current cohort of 44 Principal Secretaries will exit office with President Uhuru Kenyatta once Ruto is sworn in on Tuesday, September 13. Principal Secretaries serve as the accounting officers of various state departments.

John Kimani: Who is the Billionaire Snapping Up Centum Stocks?

The move makes Kimani, who has been described as a 'buy-and-hold' investor, Centum's third-largest shareholder after the estate of the late mogul Chris Kirubi, which owns 30.94% of the company, and State-owned Kenya Development Corporation which holds a 22.97 per cent stake in the company.

Aaron Ringera: Retired Judge Who Can’t Stop Getting State Jobs

Trusted by different administrations to handle important assignments over the past two decades, he has taken on several State-appointed roles over the years.

Meet New Safaricom Enterprise Boss Replacing Kriss Senanu

She will take over from Joseph Wanjohi who has served in an acting capacity since May when the former Chief Enterprise Business Officer, Kriss Senanu, left the company barely a year into the job. Senanu had joined Safaricom in July 2021 from Telkom, one of it's rivals.

KU Sends Home Vice-Chancellor Prof. Wainaina

An internal memo from acting Vice-Chancellor Waceke Wanjohi informed staff and students of Wainaina's dismissal. It further told them to disregard any directives from the former Vice-Chancellor.

How Business Big Wigs Sailed Through in 2022 Elections

A new crop of business leaders and executives are set to occupy various elective seats across Kenya following the conclusion of the 2022 General Elections in Kenya. Business owners and executives among other professional figures were among candidates for seats in the Senate and National Assembly as well as Gubernatorial positions.

Microsoft Announces Internship Opportunities for Kenyan Students

The software engineering interns will work with teammates to 'solve problems and build innovative software solutions'. Teammates include university students drawn from across the world.