Kenya – The Leading Light For Manufacturing Recovery In Africa

By Doug Hunter Manager: Customer and Ecosystem Enablement, SYSPRO Africa is famous for resource and mineral wealth – we dig, we sweat, we sell. The world and a few locals get wealthy. But what about the people and the country. Kenya is getting it right. Manufacturing is in your blood. You understand how economies need it. Then Kenya is the place to be. It’s no longer just about banking/M-PESA, shareholder returns – it’s about enabling industry, job opportunities, creating value-add, to share basic “wealth” for legions of people. And done…

Electrical Vehicles Enthusiasts organize E-Mobility Expo to spur uptake

Association for Electrical Mobility and development in Africa (AEMDA) in partnership with various Electrical Automobiles enthusiasts such as Vehicle and Equipment Leasing Limited (VAELL), Go Electric Limited, Utu Cars, EVCHAJA,  Drive Electric Limited, Absa Bank, Tesla car owners, UNEP with support from the Africa E-Mobility Industry Action (AFEMI) among others, held an Electrical Vehicles (EVs) and related automobiles expo  Saturday the 29th of October 2022 at the Waterfront, Karen, Nairobi, during the Africa E-Mobility Week which came to a colorful end after a series of activities that involved the launch of…

Huawei steps up drive for local talent

Huawei Kenya today upped the tempo of absorbing more Kenyan technology professionals by kicking off its national recruitment drive as its business continues to grow requiring additional local talent. The firm announced that it had 35 positions on offer and a further 15 positions with its partners that will involve placing both interns and permanent staff. Speaking during this year’s edition of the annual Huawei Kenya Job Fair in Nairobi, Fiona Pan, the Huawei Eastern Africa Deputy CEO Public Affairs said that the ICT sector continues to register remarkable growth…

Pwani Oil Embarks on Anti-Malaria Campaign with Innovative Soap That Keeps Mosquitoes Away

The campaign is in line with World Malaria Day 2022 theme that calls for harnessing innovation to reduce the malaria disease burden and save lives. ·         It seeks to sensitize communities on Malaria prevention and the role of Detrex Citronella Soap in preventing its further spread. Pwani Oil has embarked on a countrywide campaign to educate and sensitize communities in malaria-endemic regions on malaria prevention and control with an aim to achieve zero Malaria cases. In partnership with the Kenya Progressive Nursing Association (KPNA), the manufacturer kicked off its second campaign…

Shoppers to save upto Ksh 82,000 in LGs biggest easter campaign unveiled today

LG Electronics East Africa has today unveiled its biggest Easter Campaign ever in 2022 dubbed Celebrate PASAKA na LG aimed at improving customers’ shopping experience for more value and more benefits. Customers who purchase products from LG branded shops will however receive more value and benefits in line with LGs Something Better Campaign that is currently running in the LG Brandshops. The Easter campaign is set to run between April and May in Kenya. During this period, customers will have access to quality products and services discounted for upto 35 per cent. This will see them save from as low as…

LG SolarDom Is About Home Life, Lifestyle And Convenience

Food is what keeps us going. It is like the fuel that keeps us going. Our well-being depends on living a sustainable, stress-free, and self-sufficient life. Talking of food and how to lead a healthy life, LG SolarDom NeoChef comes in as the future that is already here. The convenience that comes with the creativity of the LG SolarDOM makes it more than your conventional appliance. This is an all-rounder that can defrost, heat, cook, grill, bake, and roast foods while letting you swim and relax in an immersion of…

Manufacturers push for consumption of locally produced goods

Manufacturers have called on Kenyans to embrace locally produced goods to inject additional impetus into the economy’s recovery. Speaking during the official launch of the Changamka Kenya Shopping Festival, Mucai Kunyiha, Chairman of Kenya Association of Manufacturers explained that the event had been designed as part of broader efforts by the producers’ umbrella body to build confidence in the quality of their products. The festival, which will feature over 120 companies from a variety of industries, is expected to expose Kenyans to new innovations and wide selection of goods.  “We…

realme targeting to increase their market share in Kenya

After making its debut in the Kenyan smartphone market in 2020 with a record release of more than six gadgets in the market, realme now has eyes focused on bigger goals with a target to increase their sales by at least 30 percent in 2021. This year, the smartphone brand will focus on continuously enriching its products and provide suitable young and trend-setting products to users in Kenya. It shall capitalize on the synchronization of our brand, terminal, and sales in order to achieve the said target According to realme,…

Del Monte launches Women Health and Empowerment Program targeting over 10,000 women.

Murangá based food processor, Del Monte Kenya Limited (DMKL) has officially launched its Women’s Health and Empowerment program with a six – day employee awareness campaign offering free Reproductive Health Cancers screening and Contraceptives use. The Del Monte Kenya Medical Team and peer educators from Family Health Option, will also sensitize the employees and their dependents on Menstrual Health Hygiene, Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) and HIV. They will also offer trainings and counselling on Gender-Based Violence in and out of the workplace. According to Del Monte Kenya’s Managing Director, Stergios…

realme Brand Bags International Design Awards

It’s all about real design   Phones have evolved immensely since the 80’s, both in design and function and several models of phones have since launched in the market in tandem with customers’ dynamic demands. realme, which is currently the fastest growing smartphone brand adopts a trendsetting design concept that it has always adhered to in a bid to bring back trendy culture in the technology space. The brand explores art and beauty, going beyond the constraints of conventional aesthetics technology to bring trendsetting aesthetic design to consumption in electronic…