Real Estate Connoisseur Appointed Lesedi Group CEO

Real estate business management and leadership are inseparable. The ability to innovate new ideas is equally as important as the ability to manage them. The paradox, however, is that not every manager qualifies as a great leader. An effective leader not only produces the vision for the business, the recipe for success but also the actions needed to accomplish it. In this light, The Lesedi group welcomes its new member, Mr. Simon. A. Day as the Group CEO effective December 2021. A new boss is like being a new captain…

The 2nd Japan-Africa Public-Private Economic Forum To Be Hosted In Nairobi

Kenya, Japan and JETRO will hold the Second Japan-Africa Public-Private Economic Forum in Nairobi as a business collaboration event that will bring together people from the highest levels of the public and private sectors in Japan and Africa to discuss how all these sectors can work together to achieve concrete business outcomes. The virtual event will be held from 7th to 9th December 2021. “This event is the second largest event to be held by the Government of Kenya in partnership with the Government of Japan. We would like to…

Keeping Your Food Fresher For Longer With LG InstaView

Nobody buys a fridge just for display. We buy them to preserve our foods and drinks. With so many brands on the market, sometimes choosing a fridge that meets your needs is not a walk in the park. That is why you first need to know what you need before heading into the market. The first thing you should know is that a good fridge has less to no noise, has a larger preserving capacity, saves energy, has a warranty that covers a long period, and incorporates the new technological…

Take Control of Your Home Wherever You Are With LG Smart Technology

You don’t have to worry about many things happening at home thanks to LG ThinQ technology which allows you to remain connected to your appliances no matter where you are. At home or at work or on vacation, LG’s artificial intelligence technology gives you peace of mind at all times. Artificial intelligence (AI) is a powerful technology that allows devices to mimic human behavior through deep learning. It has been successfully deployed in creating smart homes, which are basically residences that are equipped with devices that automate tasks usually carried…

APA Insurance renews support for Insurance agents across the Country to enhance uptake

APA Insurance has renewed support for Insurance agents in the country noting that they are key drivers to increasing insurance uptake in the coming year as the country reels in from effects of the pandemics. “Insurance agents serve as the critical link between insurance companies and consumers both private and commercial,” APA Life Assurance Chief Executive Officer Catherine Karimi said. In Kenya, insurance brokers and agents contribute to 53 percent of total premiums collected by underwriters. “They are vital to achieve our core purpose of making people healthier and enhancing…

Why farmers need to adopt sustainable farming practices to combat climate change.

By Sammy Kirui, HSC Kenya is the third largest producer of black tea globally after China and India, and is the world’s largest exporter of black tea, contributing over 20% of total world exports. The sector is therefore significant to the global and national economy. According to the Ministry of Trade, tea and horticulture are among the top export earners in Kenya, contributing approximately 1.5 percent to the National Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2018. Tea is Kenya’s principal agricultural industry; and the continued viability of the sector is critical…

Tips on How To Manage Your Personal Finances Efficiently

By Geoffrey Kiragu, Founder and Director, Lesedi Developers Limited Personal financial management is a formidable and an incessant task that can cause even the most economically perceptive individual to become confused or shortsighted. Wouldn’t it be nice if there were a magic spell or a standard formula that allowed you never to have to worry about money or manage your finances again? Fact is, you do not necessarily have to have a well-paying job or a windfall of money to improve your personal finances. While that may not be realistic,…

ENGIE Mobisol Kenya rebrands to ENGIE Energy Access Kenya and launches new product brand – MySol

Pay-As-You-Go solar industry announced a corporate change of name to ENGIE Energy Access Kenya (EEA Kenya). The company started operations in Kenya in 2016 serving mostly off-grid customers with high quality solar home systems (SHS) to power households and small businesses. In 2020, parent company ENGIE integrated ENGIE Mobisol with Fenix International, another SHS company and mini-grids provider, ENGIE PowerCorner under a new entity and name – ENGIE Energy Access. This integration puts the company in a unique position as the only energy player offering end to end off-grid energy solutions with both solar home systems…

Kenya Airways, Embraer and AFRAA partner to host Aviation Innovation Summit

Kenya Airways (KQ), Embraer S.A and Africa Airlines Association (AFRAA) are set to host summit to enhance intra African Trade. Dubbed “Africa Aviation and Travel Innovation” The three-day event will take place in Nairobi, under the theme: “Enhancing Intra-African Trade Through Aviation and Travel.” The Aviation innovation summit set for 22-24 November 2021 is designed to explore opportunities with local start-ups, small and medium-size enterprises to co-create innovative solutions with aviation stakeholders while contributing to the sustainable development of Africa. Allan Kilavuka, CEO, Kenya Airways said that the summit is an…

Galito’s Opens New outlet at OLA Lang’ata branch

It was pomp and colour as the OLA Energy team officially welcomed the newest Galitos fast-food outlet now located at the service station’s branch in Lang’ata. Speaking at the launch, Retail Offer Manager Margaret Mualuko said the Galitos branch opening was the newest addition to the several facilities that bring convenience to over 300 customers who visit the station daily to access one-stop shop services. These include Marhaba, Auto Care Center and Chemists. Galito’s Area Managers Simon Odipo & Eugene Mokaya join OLA Energy Offer Manager Margaret Mualuko & OLA…