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CIC Wins Decade of Excellence Insurance Kenya 2021 Award

Commenting about the global recognition, Patrick Nyaga, CIC Group CEO said ‘we are proud to be recognised globally. This award echoes our continued commitment to our clients to provide world class insurance services for the past decade’.

Refinitiv Expands Economic Data Coverage Across Africa

Securing reliable, detailed, timely, locally sourced content has not been easy for economists who have in the past had to use international sources which often can take many months to update and opportunities to monitor the market can be missed.

Always Ranked as the Most Loved Sanitary Pad in Kenya

Always has been ranked as the number one most loved sanitary brand by women in Kenya. “This is according to the study dubbed the Top...

Safaricom Pilots Mobile Health Records System in Nakuru

The implementation of the Afya Moja Program will be rolled out in different counties in the coming months leading up to a full adoption countrywide. Safaricom will provide the technology platform which will enable patients access their health records and medical backgrounds through their mobile phones.

Absa Bank Kenya Launches its Asset Management Subsidiary

The announcement comes after the bank received a greenlight from both Capital Markets Authority (CMA) and the Retirement Benefits Authority (RBA) as a fund manager.

Matiang’i Extends Curfew to May 29 in Revised Notice

In the revised notice, the government notably included on the curfew exemption list children protection service providers and operators of safe shelters and safe spaces for sexual and gender-based violence survivors.

Smallholder Tea Farmers to Receive Ksh734M KTDA Dividend From Factories

This dividend payment to farmers in 2021 is over and above what they earn as monthly or initial payment and is bound to give them a significant financial boost, especially now when the Covid-19 pandemic has disrupted most socio-economic activities.

Top University To Offer Blockchain Training in Kenya

Blockchain training in Kenya is aimed at equipping the local market with highly skilled professionals in blockchain. Blockchain technology has become a catalyst across a wide variety of industries and demand for people with blockchain skills is growing. Many companies are looking to hire those who have the skills-set to navigate this new technology. Its features of immutability, distributed nature and provenance guarantee data safety and integrity.

OPPO Reno5 Named the Official Smartphone Partner of PUBG MOBILE

The OPPO Reno5 features remarkable power and speed setups, plus the best-in-class audio and visual display to offer unprecedented MOBILE gaming experience.

Why Bread Suddenly Got More Expensive for Kenyans

Bakers had initially attempted to raise prices by Ksh5 to Ksh8 in January, but the move was reversed due to competition from supermarkets which maintained lower prices on their in-house bread brands.