Mandla Lamba Billionaires Club to Spur African Investment Transformation

A solution designed by one of the world’s brilliant minds, Mandla Lamba Billionaires Club (MLBC) is a vehicle who’s intent is to transform Africa into a global powerhouse. Mandla Lamba started Verityhurst (Pty) Ltd a private equity firm that has one investor, that is Dr Mandla Lamba of course. Verityhurst was founder 15 years ago with a sole principle of investing in listed equities, Verityhurst was formed in 2007 by Dr. Mandla Lamba who was later joined in by a Billionaire who is an Eastern Cape, South African Parliamentarian Thembekile…

Jalang’o, Prezzo and more celebrities in the hot seat in Roast House, coming to Showmax in July

17 Kenyan comedians, 10 Kenyan celebrities in the hot seat, one stage and a series of brutal and hilarious roasts. Welcome to Roast House, a one-of-a-kind comedy show in Kenya, premiering on Showmax on 14 July 2022. Roast House celebrates different public figures in Kenya through jokes and “take downs” performed by the group of comedians from Standup Collective. The show comprises 10 episodes of 24 minutes each, where the comedians throw out good-natured jokes on different topics, themes and situations at the expense of the public figure or celebrity in the…

Five Reasons Why LG SolarDom Was Meant For Your Kitchen

There are several types of microwave ovens available on the market today. Far from the conventional microwave ovens, others include Grill Microwave Ovens, Convection Microwave Ovens, and Oven Toaster Grills (OTG). With so many microwaves on the market, it is sometimes hard to choose the best product for your kitchen. While the basic function of owning a microwave is mainly to reheat food that may have gone cold, others such as a convection microwave oven can do a lot more. And this is where the LG SolarDom comes in. It…

The New Nokia C21 Plus Now Available in Kenya

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announces a new addition to the premium and ultra-affordable C-series family – Nokia C21 Plus. At just (insert local price), the new smartphone not only looks good but maintains the robust build quality and long-lasting battery capabilities that Nokia phones became famous for all those years ago. “The C-series is all about introducing consumers to quality smartphones. Nokia C21 Plus has been designed to address consumers’ top pain points in the affordable price tier; battery life, storage capacity of the phone and camera…

176 Vulnerable Young Women Benefit From Technical And Vocational Training

Nearly 200 vulnerable young women and adolescent girls graduated into the trades of plumbing, electrical, and painting during a ceremony today, boosting the technical workforce in Nairobi and Kiambu counties.   “The role that technical and vocational skills play in propelling the Kenyan people to new industrialized status by 2030 and creating opportunities for self-employment cannot be underscored. I commend Family Bank and USAID through World Vision Kenya for joining hands to empower the lives of these young women,” said Engineer Edward Karani, Director for Infrastructure Development, Technology and Innovation,…

Emirates Takes Triple Gold For The Third Year In a Row For Safety

By Michelle Anzaya Emirates, renowned for its world-leading air transport services, has also been recognised for its outstanding ground transport services with awards in multiple categories, at the recent RoSPA awards, held for the first time in Dubai. The only airline to have achieved commendations three years in a row, the Emirates team took gold awards in three main categories: Fleet Safety Award, Health and Safety Award, and Leisure Safety Award. The team also added the coveted Health and Safety – Team of the Year (Middle East) to its tally,…

High Court orders ISPs to block sports pirating websites  

The High Court of Kenya confirmed a permanent injunction compelling internet service providers (ISPs) to block sports pirate websites infringing on copyrighted material. In November 2019, Multichoice Kenya filed a suit against Safaricom PLC and Jamii Telecom Limited seeking to compel the ISPs to block live sports streaming sites on their networks. The High Court had initially on 26th November 2021 issued a temporary order to the ISPs to block the said infringing content but the same was swiftly stayed by the Court of Appeal on application by Safaricom. In…

Going For a Trip? Here Are 5 Reasons Why You Need to Pack the LG XBoom Bluetooth Speaker

Over the weekend, a couple of friends and I decided to tour the Ololosokuan Nature trail. With most of us working from home, all we needed was a break away from the indoor ambience and for once embrace the beauty that nature has to offer. The atmosphere was welcoming, birds chirped and it was all fun climbing the rocks and seeing the different types of tree species. To spice our trip, we carried along the LG XBoom Go PL5 portable Bluetooth Speaker with us. Trust me, you need some music to psyche…

Kenyan couples in better financial position, but report black tax burden, Enwealth survey shows

Over 83% of Kenyan couples have indicated that being in a relationship has had a positive impact on their financial position. This is according to a survey done by pension administrator Enwealth Financial Services dubbed “The saving and investments behavior among Kenyans”. The research which was done in partnership with Strathmore University and the Institute of Human Resource Management (IHRM) further revealed that 96% of them would be interested in taking joint financial advisory and planning sessions with their spouses. Even though 60% of the respondents have adequate knowledge to…

Samsung Honors Fathers With Irresistable Fathers Day Deals

In honor of father’s day this year Samsung Electronics East Africa has announced amazing offers to honor and celebrate fathers in Kenya. The offers will include 50% off on the Samsung Galaxy watch 4 for any purchase of the Samsung Galaxy S22 Series as well as the Galaxy Fold3 and Galaxy Flip3.  Samsung will also be offering a Free Galaxy Fit2 for any purchase of the Galaxy S21 FE and the Galaxy A73 the superior device in the A-Series category. The offers are available at all flagship Samsung Experience stores,…