Naivas Opens Its 84th Store in Kayole, Naivasha

Naivas Supermarket has officially opened the doors of its newest outlet in Kayole, Naivasha along Nairobi- Nakuru highway.   The opening of the new store covering 18,000 square feet puts Naivas national store count at 84 with three of those now in Naivasha. The other outlets within the town are Naivasha Kubwa and Naivasha Ndogo. Naivasha Ndogo is the original store that first bore the name Naivasha Self Service Stores a name that later evolved to Naivas.   Speaking on the expansion, Naivas Chief Commercial Officer, Willy Kimani, said “We…

Kenneth Nyamwamu launches Nairobi gubernatorial race, unveils running mate

Nairobi Gubernatorial aspirant Kenneth Nyamwamu has promised to eliminate all cartels that have taken over services and utilities in Nairobi County. Nyamwamu who is vying on a United Party Alliance ticket says that he is well aware of the cartels that have taken over services in the county and made delivery of services to the masses inaccessible. Speaking at Nairobi’s KICC where he officially launched his campaigns and unveiling of his running mate, Nyamwamu also promised to cut business licenses and permits by half. “My predecessors have been dancing around…

ESG set to drive Real Estate Sector Forward – EAPI Summit

East Africa’s real estate market continues to attract significant international attention according to major decision-makers that attended this year’s 9th annual EAPI Summit taking place at Kempinski Hotel on 18 & 19 May. According to the EAPI Summit’s host, Kfir Rusin, East Africa’s economic recovery has prompted a lot of interest in the sector and this year’s event from leading funders and players across the value chain. “Every year Kenya and the broader regional real estate sector continues to develop and becomes more resilient and is able to withstand cyclical…

Ecobank plugs women’s businesses funding gap to drive urban economic growth

Kenyan women’s businesses received a major boost today following the commitment by Ecobank to channel more financial resources to support their growth. Speaking during the ongoing Africities conference in Kisumu, Ecobank’s Director for Commercial Banking in Kenya and East Africa, Samwel Odhiambo explained that despite progress that has been made over the last two decades in mainstreaming women-owned businesses into the economy, they still face unnecessary barriers that limits them from fully participating in the economy. “We estimate the total funding gap for women-owned businesses to be Kshs 4.2 trillion,…

CAETANO KENYA DONATES A FULLY EQUIPPED HYUNDAI AMBULANCE TO NAIROBI METROPOLITAN SERVICES (NMS)

Caetano Kenya, the official dealer of Hyundai Passenger Motor Vehicles in Kenya, donated a fully equipped Hyundai ambulance to NMS. The ambulance will be an addition to NMS services covering Mama Lucy and its environs. The company presented the ambulance together with 500 pieces of certified full medical protective coveralls to ensure protection of the health workers in the course of their work and over 3300 pieces of comfort & face guard masks for face protection. The ambulance and medical gear were received by Maj. Gen. Mohammed Badi, Director General…

MultiChoice Talent Factory (EA) Academy Shines Bright at 8th AMVCAs

The eighth edition of the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCAs) came to a rousing end on Saturday, 14 May 2022, with winners announced on the biggest and most glamorous night to celebrate African film and TV talent. The MTF East African Academy once again lit up the stage for a win at the AMVCAs which took place this past weekend in Lagos, Nigeria. Daisy Masembe, an MTF alumni of the East African Academy won in the Best MultiChoice Talent Factory Film Category for the short-film ‘Engaito’. Engaito is a…

Enhancing Business in Pubs with Variety Sports

Pubs are the best place to watch your favorite weekday or weekend sport because of the surety of the HD quality picture, the immersive surround system experience, the crowd that that keeps roaring and the authenticity of the game the pub experience brings to the afternoon. Need I mention the tasty food, your cold drink and of course your friends to go along with that. Sports is very profitable to pubs and clubs and particularly those that get the experience right. The Premier League alone helps pubs rake in high…