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Ruto Appoints James Mwangi, Peter Ndegwa to New Committee

Ruto appointed Safaricom CEO Peter Ndegwa as chair of the committee. Other members include Equity Bank CEO Dr. James Mwangi, EABL CEO Jane Karuku, KCB Group CEO Paul Russo, Family Bank CEO Rebecca Mbithi and BAT CEO Crispin Acholla.

Equity Uganda MD Samuel Kirubi Promoted to Group COO

Kirubi has spent 21 years at Equity Group, taking on roles across operations, marketing, service and management. He started off as an intern as part of the Equity Leaders Program (ELP).

FAKE: Government Has Not Introduced Pocketless Uniforms For Police Officers

The claim that police will start wearing pocketless uniforms has been dismissed by the Ministry of Interior and disowned by the source and is, therefore, FAKE.

KBC Readies for Multi-Million World Cup Windfall

The channel, which for the past two decades has struggled to keep up with private sector media houses, which have invested heavily in content to attract viewership, is set for a massive spike in ratings for the duration of the tournament.

Ex-UDA Official Named KRA Chairman Replacing Francis Muthaura

Ng'ang'a will take over from veteran public administrator Francis Muthaura. Muthaura's term as chair of the KRA board was in 2019 extended for 3 years by former President Uhuru Kenyatta.

How Tech-Powered Fertilizer Will Enhance Food Production

Given the strategic importance of fertiliser in achieving the African Green Revolution to end hunger, the Abuja Declaration resolved to increase the use of fertiliser from eight kilograms per hectare to an average of at least 50 kilograms per hectare by 2015.

Co-op Donates Ksh150M After Minting Ksh17B Net Profit in 9 Months

Co-operative Bank saw its net for profit for the nine months to September 2022 surge 47 percent to Ksh17 billion compared to Ksh11.6 billion in a similar period last year, driven by steady growth in non-interest income (including fees and commissions from loans and forex trades) and interest income.

Jubilee Insurance Taps Britam Executive For CEO

Jubilee Holdings Limited has appointed Njeri Jomo as the Chief Executive Officer and Principal Officer of Jubilee Health Insurance Limited. In a statement, Jubilee termed...

Doctor Who Injected Life In KTN Returns To Her First Love

While Mercy Korir exit could have made it easy for Standard group’s management, it has weakened KTN’s health desk, and newsroom at large.

Ruto, Bill Gates Cozy Up as Regional HQ Comes to Kenya

The announcement followed a meeting with President William Ruto, who spoke glowingly on the foundation's initiatives in areas including health, agriculture, innovation and climate change.