Bishop Wanjiru promises 20 New Markets to Nairobi Hustlers

Nairobi County senatorial Candidate Bishop Magret Wanjiru has assured Nairobi Business Community that under her leadership Nairobi will get 20 New markets. Speaking to her supporters at New Komarock Primary School in Embakasi Central Constituency in the company of area MP Benjamin Gathiru together with other UDA, MCA aspirants Bishop Wanjiru promised that small scale traders will have a secure business environment. “We will enact policies that will offer growth opportunities and an environment suitable for business within Nairobi by building 20 new markets, the beneficiaries of the markets we…

Mdundo Bets on Market Customisation, Data Consumption to Drive Subscription

Before the pandemic struck, African musicians mostly found success and fame through live performances, followed by radio spots and music festivals. Live performances offered a special thrill for music lovers, but they were also for a long time, one of the only avenues for selling music directly to their audience. However, as Africa’s mobile users found it easier to hold meetings, play games, view on-demand videos and listen to music via their internet-enabled phones the market dynamics shifted. Now at least 13 countries with mean mobile internet speeds of more…

High Operation Costs Weigh Down Airline Sector Recovery-AFRAA

The global rise in cost of jet fuel is threatening to wipe the gains made in the aviation sector despite lifting of restriction measures by a majority of countries. This is according to the continental Aviation body African Airlines Association (AFRAA). The rising jet fuel has hiked air tickets impacting on the airlines cash-flows. Industry figures show that airline revenues remained low and the African airlines revenue loss for 2022 is estimated at   Sh410 billion ($4.1 Billion), equivalent to 23.4 percent of the 2019 revenues. In 2021, African airlines cumulatively…

OPPO Introduces The Find X5 – The Ultimate 5G Flagship With Set To Revolutionize Imaging

Oppo will bring to light another addition to its Find X Series, The OPPO Find X5. This flagship introduces an advanced camera system powered by MariSilicon X, the dedicated imaging Neural Processing Unit that supports 4K Ultra Night Video capabilities and more. At the back of the Find X5, there are three camera lenses, and they all serve a great purpose. There’s a triple camera system featuring a 50-megapixel primary, 50-megapixel ultrawide and a 13-megapixel telephoto 2x “optical zoom” camera. All three lenses feature PDAF (phase detection autofocus), and the…

mTek, MUA Kenya and Unisure in Partnership to Provide Affordable International Healthcare

mTek, Kenya’s innovative digital insurance platform, general insurer MUA Kenya, and The Unisure Group, a global insurance solutions provider, have announced their non-exclusive partnership which will see mTek provide affordable international health insurance cover in East Africa. For as little as KES 200,000* per person per year, organisations (and individuals, in the near future) can access the innovative, personalised and flexible international private health insurance plan through the Umatter product, which is underwritten by MUA Insurance Kenya. Underwritten by MUA Insurance Kenya, and administered and assisted by The Unisure Group, the Umatter…

Jiji Kenya Bags The Best Classifieds Award For The Third Time in a Row

Jiji, the biggest African marketplace platform, today announced that they have won the Best Classifieds Service Award. The honour came despite some stiff competition from many other classifieds and Jiji Kenya is once again proud to be maintaining its top position. The award was presented to them during the 4th Annual Kenya E-commerce Awards that was held in PrideInn, Westlands. Hailed as the “E-commerce highest honours in Kenya,” the Kenya E-commerce Awards, sponsored by Finserve, is the leading local awards organisation, honouring excellence in the e-commerce sector. They nominate and…

Ngatia Issues a Clarification Over Raila’s Mitumba Remarks

The Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KNCCI) president Richard Ngatia has defended the Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Presidential candidate Raila Odinga’s sentiments on the Mitumba industry. Ngatia, who is the chairman of the Azimio La Umoja presidential campaigns in charge of trade said that Raila did not say that he will ban importation of Mitumba cloths but affirmed that the Azimio Government will revive the cotton industry in Kenya which will lead to the revival of Kicomi, Thika textile industries, among other textile industries that died long…

Huawei, Tourism Ministry and Safaricom partner to drive wildlife conservation

Huawei Technologies, working in partnership with the Ministry of Tourism, Safaricom and the China Media Group (CMG), brought the Amboseli National Park to the homes of Kenyans using a solar powered network platform as part of national efforts to boost wildlife conservation.   As the country marks the global Environment Day, the firm delivered an awe-inspiring live broadcast of wild animals in their natural habitat at the Amboseli National Park to illustrate the use of modern technology to monitor endangered wild animals and boost security in their natural habitat.  …

What are Progressive Lenses? Do the screen lights or car headlights at night bother you? Anti-glare could be of help

Beginning in the early to mid-40s, many adults may start to have problems seeing clearly at close distances, especially when reading and working on the computer. This is among the most common problems adults develop between ages 41 to 60. This normal change in the eyes’ focusing ability, called presbyopia, will continue to progress over time. Understanding age-related vision changes Just like your body, your eyes and vision change over time. While not everyone will experience the same symptoms, the following are common age-related vision changes: Need for more light.…

Maisha Magic Plus set to launch a new talk show

The Journey,  a new talk show centered around ordinary to high-powered guests is set to launch on Maisha Magic Plus, the home of premium local entertainment in Kenya. The 45 minutes show will be hosted by the prolific Daniel “Churchill” Ndambuki and will feature a different guest each week as they reveal their detailed emotional and inspiring stories. The show applies rigorous inquisitiveness and sensitivity to the guest’s untold story in a lighthearted, pleasant, and playful manner. The host’s conversational style, incorporating humor easily puts the guests at ease as they slowly confront…