StarTimes upgrades bouquets ahead of festive season

Pay Television Company StarTimes Media is set to enrich subscriber’s viewing experience following the introduction of a bouquet upgrade campaign that will see subscribers on both terrestrial and satellite platforms enjoy automatic access to higher bouquets at the cost of lower bouquets for the first 15 days upon renewal of their monthly bouquets of choice. StarTimes will offer more premium channels for every subscription renewed where subscribers on terrestrial platform’s Nyota bouquet will for the initial 15 days access content reserved for Basic bouquet while subscribers on Basic will access…

Twiga Foods Launches Distribution Centre to Expand Delivery Capacity in the Eastern Africa Region.

President William Ruto today officially unveiled Twiga Foods Multi-Million-dollar distribution center, a world-class 200,000 sq ft facility that will offer fulfillment by Twiga services to manufacturers, brand owners, and farmers across East Africa. Located in Tatu City, the automated facility will see the company expand its overall capacity and ability to deliver a selection of fresh produce, and retail products and provide partners access to over 140,000 customers across the Kenya and Uganda. While addressing stakeholders during the launch, Twiga’s Group C.E.O, Peter Njonjo stated that the move will ensure…

Safaricom, Huawei lead African operators in drive for universal internet by 2035

African telecommunication service providers have set a new target to deepen internet connectivity by at least 35 percent by the year 2035. The pledge, signed by several operators including Kenya’s Safaricom, South Africa Telkom, Tunisia Telecom, Huawei technologies and the Africa Telecommunications Union, took place during the Fourth Broadband Africa Forum. Executives from the African Union (AU), Africa Telecom Union (ATU), major operators, major vendors, and consultants agreed that fiber optic cabling will maintain its lead as the preferred technology to drive connectivity. John Omo, General Secretary of the ATU,…

57th AERC Biannual Workshop chart a path to a more resilient recovery

African economies have been urged to include food security, climate change mitigation and adaption framework in the economic agenda. This was said during the African Economies Research Conference (AERC) 57th Biannual Research Workshop.   Speaking at the event, Cabinet Secretary of the National Treasury and Economics Planning in Kenya, Prof. Njuguna Ndung’u, reiterated the need for governments across the continent to focus on protecting private investments, recovering the health in infrastructure, education and nutrition as part of recovery from the multiple shocks that.   “We can accelerate African economic recovery…

Kenyans To Save Upto KES 231,000 On LG Products as End-Year Festive Season Offers Kick-Off

Kenyans can save upto KES 231,000 across select LG electronics appliances and electronics from today until the end of 2022. This follows an announcement by LG Electronics on product discounts ranging from between 10 per cent to 25 per cent across select products aimed at giving consumers the best customer experience and enabling them to live the better life they deserve. Besides, the move seeks to offer consumers an opportunity to access appliances and electronics that will ensure they get the best experience of the ongoing Black Friday celebrations, World…