Tag: youth

80% of employed Kenyans to seek new jobs next year

New survey shows elections and a slow economy shrunk the Kenyan job market by 17 percent as companies undertook massive layoffs to stay afloat

Simple training that will reduce unemployment

Developed economies like Germany and China are anchored on the pillar of vocational skills and we can see the dividends they are reaping from this mindset shift

Student depression a ticking time bomb

Unlike a few years ago when such cases in Kenya were mostly prevalent among the adult population, the cases have now shifted to teenagers thanks to school pressure

Africa’s hope lies in developing entrepreneurial culture

There is little doubt that through the support of entrepreneurs we can have a positive effect on unemployment and working poverty rates

Tour firm woos youth with special packages

Ngurumah intends to drive domestic consumer demand and position Kenya as a top of mind holiday destination for younger travellers

Survey reveals sectors creating highest number of jobs

With one week left to the General Election, the unemployment crisis has dominated the campaign scene with both coalitions unveiling various strategies they would use to tackle it if elected. Jubilee has committed itself to creating one million jobs every year whereas NASA coalition...