A New Dawn as KCB Group Plc appoints Paul Russo as Group Chief Executive Officer

The KCB Group PLC Board has today appointed Paul Russo as the company’s Group Chief Executive Officer (GCEO) effective May 25, 2022. He replaces Mr Joshua Oigara who has been the GCEO for the last nine and a half years. Joshua will be available for a period of time to support a smooth transition. The appointment follows a competitively run selection process that kicked off in March 2022.  Paul brings a wealth of experience in banking, operational management, people management, strategy, and a sharp business acumen. He is currently the…

Progress as Chukwuyem Wins Nigerian Idol Season 7

After weeks of stage performances and millions of votes over the past few months, Progress Chukwuyem has won the 7th edition of Nigerian Idol. The win was announced by the show’s host, IK Osakioduwa during a celebratory finale episode on Sunday 22 May. The 21-year-old singer won after polling more fans’ votes to beat fellow finalist Zadok in a record-breaking voting season. The top-2 secured 45 million votes in the finale week alone and over 220 million votes all season long. He won a cash prize of ₦30 million, a brand-new SUV, a Bigi branded refrigerator and…

Dalbit Celebrates 20 Years With Conservation of Mountain Bongo

Dalbit Petroleum Ltd has marked its 20-year anniversary by planting 1,000 trees at the Mount Kenya Wildlife Conservancy as part of its environmental conservation efforts aimed at preserving the world’s first Mountain Bongo sanctuary.   The tree planting exercise is being done in partnership with the local communities and employees as part of a tree planting initiative that will contribute towards the Conservancy’s target of planting 5,000 indigenous tree species in 2022.   This further complements the existing work done by the local communities and will ultimately contribute to the…

Purple Dot International Limited Unveils new Edge certified Purple Tower

MaryAnne Musilo Purple Dot International Limited has today unveiled it’s brand -new Edge certified, purple tower. This is to the industry stakeholders, investors and tenants who are set to make material savings on utility costs in the Ksh2.5 billion mixed-use commercial project in Nairobi. The proposed development sits along Mombasa road at the exit and entrance of the just completed Nairobi Expressway. The 14-floor edifice parades showroom at the ground floor , food and beverage at the second floor and Grade A offices from the third to the the fourteenth…

Dalbit commemorates 20 years anniversary by planting 1000 Trees

Dalbit Petroleum Ltd has marked its 20-year anniversary by planting 1,000 trees at the Mount Kenya Wildlife Conservancy as part of its environmental conservation efforts aimed at preserving the world’s first Mountain Bongo sanctuary.   The tree planting exercise is being done in partnership with the local communities and employees as part of a tree planting initiative that will contribute towards the Conservancy’s target of planting 5,000 indigenous tree species in 2022. This further complements the existing work done by the local communities and will ultimately contribute to the already…

“Entry is Free” KDF Tells Kenyans to Attend Museum Air Show Festival this Saturday

The Kenya Defence Forces in conjunction with Aero Club will hold an exciting Museum Air Show Festival this Saturday. The 28th May event will take place at Uhuru Gardens along Lang’ata Road in Nairobi. The Air Show, led by Kenya Air Force, will boast displays of both military and civilian aerobatic capabilities aimed at engaging and entertaining the public. “You are all invited to witness this spectacular show of scintillating aerobatics by Kenya Air Force jets and extreme maneuvers by a variety of helicopters in their inventory. The Kenya Wildlife…