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Kenyan Women & The Workplace: Progress Made Despite Major Hurdles

Kenyan women in the workplace have had to fight countless battles over the years, advocating for policies that not only assure them access to opportunities but also protection from harassment and discrimination based on their gender. In 2021, women feature in key decision making roles at major organizations, including as CEOs of listed firms such as KenGen and East African Breweries Limited (EABL) among others. Across different cadres, however, challenges they face remain the same.

Betty Kyallo Unveils Her Clothing Line [VIDEO]

Betty's announcement came shortly after launching her barbershop AfterShave by Flair at the close of January 2021. BK Closet is part of Betty's entrepreneurial empire in the beauty and clothing sector, including the ever-growing Flair by Betty salon, which she launched in 2018, Aftershave by Flair barbershop and express nail salons and Flair for kids stores in the making.

Boda Boda Rider Sues Bank and Wins Ksh2M in Image Rights...

The High Court directed the bank to compensate Matingi to the tune of Ksh2 million, agreeing that his rights had been violated.

Njambi Koikai Returns to Radio After Fight for Her Life

Njambi has been off the air for 6 years and was excited to announce her return on her Instagram page.  1n 2018, Njambi was in and out of hospitals as she battled Endometriosis. She managed to raise funds and travelled to the United States to seek medical attention. After a number of surgeries and procedures, Njambi has been doing well health-wise.

Harassed President & Skeptical Kenyans as Covid-19 Vaccine Finally Arrives

Kenyans have expressed conflicted feelings toward the administering of vaccines and have relayed their concerns to governors who have in turn put the President on the spot. Governors implored President Uhuru Kenyatta and Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leader Raila Odinga to receive the jab publicly to eliminate fears.

150 Restaurants Participating in 2021 Nairobi Burger week

"This year we have seen a record number of restaurants, over 150, so diners will be spoilt for choice. We’ve made it even simpler, so all one has to do is visit any one of the participating outlets and ask for their burger week deal," she added. Burger week 2021 is assured to reach far and wide as Uber eats will provide delivery services for non-restaurant burger lovers.

15 Inspiring Women in Corporate Africa

According to McKinsey's Women in the Workplace 2020 study, women make up 48% of entry-level employees, but only 38% of managers, 34% of senior managers or directors, 29% of VPs, 23% of SVPs, and just 22% of C-suite executives. We kick off with our top 15 list of African women in the Corporate world. These women have torn down gender bias in the workplace by taking up SHE-EO (CEO), founders, head officers, and managerial seats in some of the continent's leading companies.

Sauti Sol Launch Their Own Ear Pod Line Dubbed ‘PaceSol’

The earbuds deliver good quality sound and are packaged in comfortable , easy to wear, water resistant, Bluetooth buds. Pace CEO J Blessing said that that  their company was pursuing suitable partnerships rather than just promotional campaigns.

Uhuru’s Favourite TV Show? President Admits to Watching Selina [VIDEO]

Selina, the popular drama which airs on Maisha Magic East, got a major PR boost after President Uhuru Kenyatta admitted to watching it. Actor Pascal Tokodi defended himself after attracting criticism from a section of Kenyans, saying that he had 15 seconds with the President and simply wanted to promote his work.

Motorists Banned from CBD as Kisumu Ramps Up Non-Motorized Transport

County enforcement Officials in Kisumu on Tuesday, February 23 implemented a ban on all motorised transport in the Central Business District (CBD) under the Sh241 million non-motorised transport (NMT) project in the county. Hundreds of drivers, boda boda operators and tuk-tuks were ejected from the CBD as the county executed the city’s beautification project.