DStv’s NEW STAY PACKAGE SUPPORTING RECOVERY OF THE HOTEL INDUSTRY

Kenya’s hotel industry is slowly recovering from the disruption occasioned by the effects of the pandemic. A number of hotels are only now re-opening their doors two years after the stringent lockdowns and travel restrictions that saw a dip in tourist numbers, physical meetings and guest occupancy. Those that remained open were only operating at a fraction of the capacity and incurred high operational costs as a result of the frequent cleaning, sanitization processes and government regulations required to remain open. As the world begins to shake off the last…

Oppo Opens Pre Orders for The Reno 7

For the first time in Africa, OPPO will be unveiling the newest addition to its Reno series; OPPO Reno7 Series in Nairobi, Kenya. The Reno 7 is powered by the world’s first ultra-sensing selfie IMX709 sensor manufactured by Sony and designed by OPPO. This guarantees sharper clearer and brighter unlimited selfie portrait images. The rear triple camera set up provides a 64MP AI triple camera, a 2MP Depth Camera and a 2MP Micro lens with 15x to 30x magnification. Leveraging this flagship-level hardware, The Reno7 comes packed with impressive imaging…

OPPO Reno 7 launches in Nairobi

For the first time in Africa, OPPO will be unveiling the newest addition to its Reno series; OPPO Reno7 Series in Nairobi, Kenya. The Reno 7 is powered by the world’s first ultra-sensing selfie IMX709 sensor manufactured by Sony and designed by OPPO. This guarantees sharper clearer and brighter unlimited selfie portrait images. The rear triple camera set up provides a 64MP AI triple camera, a 2MP Depth Camera and a 2MP Micro lens with 15x to 30x magnification. Leveraging this flagship-level hardware, The Reno7 comes packed with impressive imaging…

Kenya’s Jambojet chooses Laminaar’s ARMS®system to enhance service delivery

Jambojet has selected Laminaar Aviation Infotech’s ARMS® Flight Planning System for its flight operations. The system enables the consolidation of all functions of the airline operations into one platform, allowing for seamless interactivity and interoperability in real-time between them, e.g., flight ops, M&E, crew, safety, quality, and analytics.   ARMS® which provides fully automated flight planning capabilities and significant productivity savings will help Jambojet unify flight operations and fuel policies across its operations.   ARMS® Flight Planning System brings together real-time information on a number of key variables – including…

Kenya Airways Resumes Flights to Madagascar

By Michelle Anzaya Kenya Airways will resume operations to Madagascar effective today, 25th April 2022. KQ will operate the direct flight 3 times weekly from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA), Nairobi to Ivato International Airport, Antananarivo. This follows the easing of travel restrictions previously effected by Madagascar. The non-stop flight will depart from Nairobi every Monday, Wednesday and Friday re-opening travel opportunities for both Kenyans and residents of the Indian Ocean Island. The flights will also offer one-stop via Nairobi connections to Paris, Johannesburg, Dubai, Amsterdam, London, Mumbai, Dar es…

Mushe and Constellation set to revolutionize the decentralized exchanges market

Mushe (XMU) and Constellation Network have announced a partnership that is set to revolutionize the decentralized exchanges (DEX) market. The collaboration is a positive shift for investors in cryptocurrency as it brings a new level of security, overcomes network congestion, reduces transaction fees and offers cross-chain interoperability. It is a game-changer that could well render today’s DEX platforms obsolete.     Peer-to-peer decentralized exchanges are booming, driving huge changes in global financial institutions and making the world of crypto more accessible. They manage huge volumes of transactions with no third-party…

Kenya Airways Extends Codeshare Agreement with Saudi Arabia Airlines

By Michelle Anzaya Kenya’s national carrier, Kenya Airways (KQ) has extended its codeshare agreement with Saudi Arabia Airlines (SVA) for the summer season as part of KQs broader strategy to expand its footprint across Africa and the Middle East. The agreement will allow both airlines that are members of the Sky Team Alliance to offer services between their hubs in Nairobi and Jeddah on their codeshare flights. Passengers will be able to enjoy seamless connections within Africa at airports in Nairobi, Mombasa, Entebbe, Dar es Salaam, and Kigali.  In the Middle East, will…

Bahati in tears after being denied the party ticket

Kenyan artist Kevin Kioko alias Bahati is in tears after being pressured to abandon his Mathare parliamentary campaign in favor of current MP Anthony Oluoch. Addressing the media today at Nairobi, Bahati termed the action taken as unfair. After winning the recently concluded party nominations, the artist was given the green light to run for the Mathare constituency on the Jubilee party ticket but later on asked to withdraw his candidacy because the area is zoned for the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM). ODM and Jubilee have an arrangement to jointly…