Has Nigeria fared better in ICT penetration?
As Nigeria celebrates 59 years of independence, one sector that has distinguished itself remains the Information and Communication Technology (ICT).
African trade body gets $200,000 to boost operational efficiency
The President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta has boosted the operational efficiency of the Organisation of African Trade Union Unity (OATUU) with $200,000 annual grant.
4 Exciting Places To Visit When You Arrive Kenya
Kenya, popular for its classic savanna safaris is a country of dramatic extremes and classic contrasts. These contrasts are vivid in the deserts and alpine snows, forests and open plains, the metropolis of Nairobi and colourful tribal cultures as well as the freshwater lakes and coral reefs. The diversity of things to do dazzles all…
Mr. President bring back education glory
The fact that everyone confesses that education brings a brighter future and by extension shines a light on a nation does not make the most government give education the attention it deserves. Therefore, it is hard to over-emphasise the wretchedness and difficult position which the ruling government has made education become in recent time.
Six bodies recovered after flash flood in Kenya national park
Kenyan authorities said Monday they have recovered the bodies of six of seven members of a tour group who were killed in a flash flood at the Hell's Gate national park.
Kenya ships first-ever export of crude oil
Kenya exported its first-ever batch of crude oil Monday, with President Uhuru Kenyatta declaring the shipment of 200,000 barrels a "special moment" in the country's history.
Kenyan Regional Assembly Suspends Debate Over Fart
A Kenyan regional assembly was forced to adjourn its debate when a whiffy fart was let loose during the plenary. The fart prompted accusations and counter-accusations at the Homa Bay County assembly on Wednesday. "Honourable Speaker, one of us has polluted the air and I know who it is," a lawmaker Julius Gaya told Homa…
‘Nigeria needs unified identity system to deepen financial inclusion’
Lack of unified identity system has been identified as one of the major limitations confronting the financial inclusion drive in Nigeria. The Managing Director/CEO Africa Operations, Inlaks, Femi Adeoti, who stated this, said 90 percent of the Kenya population has been included because the country has a unified identity system.
What Adesina, Abdu, others say on benefits of world’s largest trade zone – AfCFTA
As Nigeria finally signed on to the continental $3 trillion-size Intra African trade market, the African (Finance) Development Bank (AfDB) and some economic experts have pointed out the best measures to adopt by the country to optimize the benefits of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) that is equally envisioned to shore up Intra African trade in the region.
Olunga goals keep Kenya in hunt for last-16 place
Michael Olunga scored twice as Kenya edged neighbours Tanzania 3-2 in Cairo Thursday to keep alive hopes of reaching the second round in the Africa Cup of Nations. The Japan-based forward equalised in the first half and scored the 80th-minute winner in a lively east African derby. Johanna Omolo was the other scorer for Kenya,…