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Safaricom Finds a New Calling In Golf Among Women And Girls 

Since 2019, Safaricom through the M-PESA brand supported the Magical Kenya Ladies Open golf tournament with sponsorship of over Ksh60 million.

Beach Boyz FC Win 12th Edition Of KOT 5 Aside Tournament

Beach Boyz FC on Saturday, February 4, won the inaugural #KOT5Aside at Nyali Futsal Arena in Mombasa County. Beach Boyz FC beat Iscos FC in...

Vera Sidika Stars As Real Housewives Of Nairobi Cast Unveiled

First announced in September 2022, The Real Housewives of Nairobi will follow five influential and successful women as they navigate their lavish lifestyles, relationships and careers in Nairobi, Kenya.

Starlink in Kenya: Lessons from Nigeria as Launch Nears

Here's what Nigerians' experience with Starlink so far tells us about its anticipated launch in Kenya.

I Shafted Myself – Shaffie Weru Reflects on Losing His Job

Two years since his sacking at Radio Africa Group (RAG)-owned Homeboyz Radio, Shaffie Weru is making his comeback to the public eye. Weru on Wednesday, February 1 released the first installment of his new show Shafted - a uniquely conceptualized show in which he interviews himself.

Contract Breach? SportPesa Protests Ksh79M Yanga-Haier Deal

Yanga and SportPesa Tanzania in July 2022 signed a three-year sponsorship deal worth Ksh639 million - equivalent to around Ksh213 million a season.

Mugithi Stars in Trouble as Copyright Wars Escalate

In recent months, a battle has been simmering in Mugithi and debates raging, as older artists demand their fair share of compensation for the numerous Mugithi hits today that are essentially cover versions of much older songs.

Safaricom Shake-Up: Esther Waititu Named Chief Financial Services Officer

Safaricom CEO Peter Ndegwa on Wednesday, February 1 announced several new appointments at the company, including a new Chief Financial Services Officer, Marketing Director and Director – Public Sector Digital Transformation to support the government's push to digitize public services.

Uhuru, Matiang’i Lead Tributes at Magoha Home

Magoha served as the last Education CS in Uhuru's administration, and the former President had nothing but praise for him. He credited him for his efforts to ensure 100% transition to secondary schools, the transition to the CBC curriculum and to eliminate exam cheating.

Digital Birth & Death Certificates Introduced: What You Should Know

The move is part of President William Ruto's push to digitize government services. The new digital birth certificates will be introduced alongside Unique Personal Identifiers (UPI). According to the Interior Ministry, the UPI will act as a lifelong identification number and will make it easier to access government services.