Kenyan Women Entrepreneurs Graduate after Skills Training

By Dominic Kirui After a week of skills training at the Strathmore Business School, 51 women in business have graduated from the training at an event held at the University grounds. The women, brought together by the Strathmore Business School and the United States Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Kenya Investment Mechanism, underwent rigorous training in business management and how to pitch their business opportunities to investors to access credit. Shadrack Mwangangi, the Director for Executive Education at Strathmore Business School, says that the program helps women have businesses that…

People with Visual Impairment will still exercise their rights to Vote

People with Visual Impairment will have to be assisted to vote on August 9. This is after the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) failed to provide braille ballot papers. According to Manyonge Simuyu Isaac- disability service officer and member of DICC/IEBC, braille ballot papers will not serve secrecy of the ballot for voters with Visual Impairment. A person known to and accompanying the voter or designated by the voter would be the first preference for assisting the voter to vote. Such persons would generally be required to be of…

KCB in KShs. 13M Loyalty Cash Rewards to Customers

KCB Bank Kenya has unveiled a loyalty rewards campaign that seeks to appreciate its customers, merchants, and agents. Dubbed “Simba Rewards”, the campaign will see customers and partners who perform the highest number and value of transactions through Money Transfers, Vooma and Bank Agents, Card transactions, securing loans, or increased deposits by MSME and Premium customers, get cash rewards throughout the campaign that runs until December 2022. Qualifying transactions include sending money, receiving money from businesses and customers, and transfers from a financial institution to KCB Bank mobile wallets and accounts.…

Bundesliga 2022/23 season kicks off on StarTimes as league celebrates 60 years

The new 2022-23 Bundesliga season will kick off from Friday 5th August where Kenyan football fans will be in a position to catch all the live fixtures exclusively on pay television platform StarTimes Media as the top tier German football league marks the 60th season since its foundation in 1963. Bundesliga’s big kick off is set for a spectacular round of opening day fixtures that will see defending champions FC Bayern Munich visit UEFA Europa League winners Eintracht Frankfurt from 9:30pm, Borussia Dormund will meet Bayer Leverkusen on Saturday from 7:30pm…

LG Unveils Latest InstaView Refrigerators with Seamless Design That Bring Instant Sophistication to Any Kitchen

LG Electronics (LG) has unveiled its latest Side-by-Side and Top Freezers refrigerators with new design innovations and upgraded features for 2022. Delivering sophisticated style and improved user convenience, the sleek, one of the new models boasts an enhanced InstaView Door-in-Door and LG’s proven technologies for maximizing food freshness. Giving his remarks during the launch, Sa Nyoung Kim, Managing Director LG East Africa said, “The new lineup meets the growing demand for refrigerators that offer good design, better convenience, and hygiene and health features that help protect consumers and their loved ones,” adding that, “By being energy-efficient…

Hennessy, monster energy, and Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi Upper Hill, Host the Paddock Circle

Hennessy, the world’s best Cognac, has partnered yet again with Monster Energy, Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi Upper Hill, to host the “Paddock Circle” for a live Formula One Grand Prix screening. The event brought together Formula One fanatics, Content creators, and Cognac lovers to watch the Hungarian Grand Prix race held at the Hungaroring track to create a memorable experience. Speaking at the event, Alexandre Helaine, Moët Hennessy Market Manager Eastern Africa, noted, “At Hennessy, we always looks for ways to offer our consumers exciting and exclusive experiences. Through this…