Jiji Kenya Bags Two Awards on Safety and Classifieds Categories

Jiji Kenya announced today that it received two awards: Best Classifieds Website at the Digital Tech 100 Awards that was held in Movenpick, Hotel and the Safest Online Shopping Platform at the Panari Hotel, that were both held on the same day. The platform was the only online shopping platform in Kenya to receive perfect five-star scores on safety, and it was the first time in 23 years of surveying that an online shopping platform was recognized in the Transport and Logistics Excellence awards, organised by the Safety Plus Ltd.…

Agilitee to Convert to Public Company Ahead of JSE Listing

Agilitee, the market leader in electric vehicles and the green revolution giant, today announced that the company has received an approval by the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) to be converted from being a privately held company to a public company. This is part of the process of the of Agilitee’s Initial Public Offering (IPO) on the JSE and it marks the beginning of a new chapter for Agilitee now that it officially becoming a public company. On the IPO, Agilitee is advised by JSE approved sponsors  , Acaciacap Advisors.. With…

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…

Sweep South Report finds domestic workers still earning below minimum wage

The 2022 Sweep South Report on Pay and Working Conditions for Domestic Workers for Kenya and South Africa has been released. This is the fifth year that Sweep South has released their annual report, each year painting a picture of what domestic workers go through and endure. This year, the survey was sent to more than 1 000 domestic workers in Kenya and over 25 000 domestic workers in South Africa. The report continues to be the largest and most detailed survey of its kind on the African continent, offering…

DStv Business revitalizes pubs and clubs as football returns

SuperSport continues to deliver an unrivalled selection of football, and DStv is set to be the home of the top leagues in the world when the New Football Season kicks off on Friday 5, 2022. Pubs, clubs and hotels can look forward to increased footfall beginning this Friday when the first whistle of the 2022/23 Premier League blows. Fans are eager to throng pubs and clubs having missed out on the last seasons camaraderie that watching football in a social setting brings to the experience of the game. All the…

Optiven real estate reveal the list of winners in just concluded Dance challenge

Some 100 participants who made it to the finale of the Optiven Dance Challenge were the guests of the Optiven Group on 27th July 2022. The event was to celebrate the top performers in the online challenge that was officially launched by Optiven Group Chief Executive Officer, Mr. George Wachiuri on 19th May 2022. Speaking at the launch ceremony, Wachiuri advised that the move to introduce a unique dance challenge by Optiven was to improve the well being of Kenyans and create happiness amidst the campaigns for political seats. Wachiuri…

BrighterMonday Wins E-recruitment Portal of the Year Award 2022

BrighterMonday Kenya has bagged the best e-recruitment portal award of 2022 in the Digital Tech 100 Awards. The award was received at the Movenpick Hotel, amid heavy competition from other industry players . The Top 100 Digital Tech Companies Awards (Digital Tech 100) (previously known as Digital Tech Excellence Awards) provides a platform for the recognition and public celebration of exceptional corporations in the supply of digital tech-based solutions. This is implemented to promote their company image in potential clients’ eyes and expand business prospects. The industry is robust and…