KENYAN BARTENDERS BENEFIT FROM JACK DANIEL’S TRAINING PROGRAMME

By Michelle Anzaya Jack Daniel’s yesterday hosted the first day of its Tennessee Campus 2022 Kenya edition at the Nairobi Serena Hotel. With bartender registration at 100% it was a day filled with learning, thought elevation, and thinking beyond boundaries to embrace individual entrepreneurial spirit.   The 360’ educative experience featured heavy weight industry experts including: Leonard Mudachi, Chairman of RETRAK (Retail Trade Association Kenya),  Brian Owango, Managing Director of Aqueous and Maryanne Mumbi, President of Women Who Whisky Association Kenya Chapter.   Key themes for the session included: Industry Versatility,…

Manda Lamba Donates Sh7.1 billion Worth of Company Shares

FAST rising South Africa based entrepreneur, Mandla Lamba has so far donated $60 million worth of shares from his company, Agilitee to people across the continent of Africa. Lamba has committed to pay 10% tithes which is $2 billion in shares to uplift the poor in the continent. He is set to continue issuing these shares until he hits the $2 billion mark as a commitment to pay tithes according to scriptures. Lamba the founder of, AI and Green Tech Company Agilitee , Africa’s first Electric Vehicle Manufacturer, is now…

Murgor on Spot over Corruption at Appellate Court

Senior Counsel Lawyer Philip Murgor is on the spot over allegations of leading a corruption network in the judiciary, especially at the Court of Appeal where his wife is a judge. He has been accused of using the position of his wife Justice Agnes Murgor who is a Judge to influence big cases before the appellate court. According to insiders in the judiciary, Murgor has been using the position of his wife at the Court of Appeal to influence cases by using corrupt Judges and lawyers with an interest in…

PACJA demands for pro-Africa continent outcomes from COP27

The Pan African Climate Justice Alliance (PACJA) has demanded that the 27th Conference of Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP27) set for Egypt in November be a “true African COP” in its outcomes. The pressure group said the COP27 must not be ‘African’ merely by the fact that it will hold in an Africa soil. Speaking  at the Petersberg Climate Dialogue 2022 in Germany, Dr Augustine Ndjamnshi, Chair, The Technical and Political Committee, PACJA said Africa has previously held COPs that were christened ‘African COP’ but…

Proparco and Ascent Rift Valley Fund Acquires Majority Equity stake in Diani Beach Hospital Limited

Proparco, France’s development finance institution and Ascent Rift Valley Fund II, a leading East African private equity fund are pleased to announce the acquisition of a majority equity stake in Diani Beach Hospital Limited (“DBH”), the leading healthcare provider on Kenya’s South Coast.   On Proparco’s side, the investment is made under the FISEA+ initiative, a high-impact investment facility dedicated to supporting MSMEs in Africa owned by Proparco’s parent company, the French Development Agency (“AFD”).   Founded as a 10-bed private hospital in 1997, Diani Beach Hospital is today the…