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    JUMO, a technology company building next-generation financial services for emerging market entrepreneurs, has hired former Kenyan ICT Minister Joe Mucheru as President.

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    KCB Appoints New Rwanda Managing Director

    Mutesi replaces George Odhiambo who, according to the company, will be assigned other duties within the Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) Group. Odhiambo was appointed MD of KCB Bank Rwanda in 2017, and took charge of the merged entity, BPR Bank Rwanda, in April 2022.

    Tullow Oil To Invest Ksh1.24B In Appraisal Engagements In Kenya

    Global independent oil and gas, exploration and production firm Tullow Oil Plc has reiterated its commitment to scale up the development of Project Oil...

    Samsung’s Device Solutions Division Obtains ISO Certification

    Samsung Electronics Co. has announced that its Device Solutions (DS) Division attained the ISO 22301 Certificate, the international standard for Business Continuity Management System...

    Former SRC Boss Sarah Serem Takes Over As Postbank Chairperson

    Postbank has appointed Ambassador Sarah Serem as the chairperson of the bank’s board of directors for the next three years with effect from 13th January, 2023.

    Hustler Fund Is Increasing Loan Limits – On One Condition

    The government is looking to partner up with saccos for disbursement of the funds to eligible borrowers as the Hustler Fund enters its second phase.

    Mumias Sugar Employees Take Their Woes To State House

    In a letter to President William Ruto, the former Mumias Sugar Employees are pushing for the revocation of the 20-year lease awarded to Uganda-based Sarrai Group, accusing its management of running down the company instead of reviving it.

    False: Chief Justice Martha Koome Has Not Been Admitted To Kenyatta National Hospital

    Reports that Martha Koome was on January 17, 2023, admitted to the Kenyatta National Hospital are false. The news was shared by a tabloid dubbed...

    No Calls After Work Hours? Why New Bill Has Employers Protesting

    FKE Executive Director Jacqueline Mugo voiced opposition to the bill, stating that it would hinder labour relations and negatively impact plans to cut unemployment. She maintains that employers should be able to run their operations as they see fit.

    SGR Goes Cashless

    Besides the service stations, Madaraka Express tickets are sold online via the KRC website. The route includes two main stations at Mombasa and Nairobi and seven intermediate stations at Mariakani, Miasenyi, Voi, Mtito Andei, Kibwezi, Emali and Athi River.

    Family Bank Inks Deal With To Strengthen Agricultural Lending

    The Development Facility of the Fund has partnered with Family Bank in Kenya to offer specialized agrifinance training to Family Bank staff to...

    Jiffy Pictures: How Lulu & Rashid Built Giant Production House

    Jiffy Pictures was established by Lulu Hassan and Rashid Abdallah, one of Kenya's well-known media couples, in 2016.

    Former CS Prof George Magoha Is Dead

    Former Education Cabinet Secretary Prof George Magoha has died at 71. Magoha, according to family, died at the Nairobi Hospital where he had been rushed...

    Davis & Shirtliff Unveils Mobile App For Partial Payment Of Solar, Water Equipment

    Davis & Shirtliff has launched a new mobile application system that allows customers to make partial savings towards the purchase of water and energy...

    Civil Servants to Earn More as Housing Allowances Rise

    “The new rates for the house allowances shall apply to all public officers, other than state officers at the national and county government, including state corporations from the scheduled effective date of implementation. Respective employers in the civil service should initiate Collective Bargaining Agreements (CBAs) with the relevant trade unions in the implementation of the reviewed/harmonised herein” a circular from the SRC confirmed.

    LG Rolls Out Colour Changing Fridge With 190,000 Possible Combinations

    The 4-Door French-Door model fridge comes embedded with more than 190,000 possible colour combinations at users’ disposal, giving them an opportunity to mix and match until their hearts are content.

    Money Experts Reveal The Best Investments For 2023

    Standard Chartered is recommending “Play it Safe” investment strategy for investors in Kenya in response to expected recessions in  the US and Europe, a recovery in China, a slowdown in global inflation and a pause in Fed rates in the first half of 2023.

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