Uber is the official mobility partner for the Nairobi Festival

Uber has announced that it will be the official mobility partner for the inaugural Nairobi City Festival taking place at the renovated Uhuru Park from 12 – 17 December 2022. Through this initiative, riders will not only have access to enhanced in-app safety features but will also receive a discount of 30% on each Uber trip to and from the festival. Uber recently introduced two new products that are perfect for passengers travelling to and from the festival: The first is Uber XL which is perfect for groups of up…

Catch the Bundesliga Super Sunday action on StarTimes

After the last-gasp drama at Signal Iduna Park in Matchday 9, this weekend promises to be just as important as the top four meet for a huge day of football. League leaders 1. FC Union Berlin entertain fourth-placed Borussia Dortmund looking to preserve their place at the top, while FC Bayern München welcome SC Freiburg, knowing that a home win would see Julian Nagelsmann’s side leapfrog Freiburg into second place. Bundesliga official broadcaster StarTimes Media is set to broadcast the action packed Bundesliga Super Sunday with all the matches lined…

ABC Bank Feted During Sustainable Finance Initiative (SFI) Catalyst Awards

ABC Bank has been awarded for its innovative financing solutions which have created long-term value for clients in the agricultural sector at this year’s Kenya Bankers Association (KBA) Sustainable Finance Initiative (SFI) Catalyst Awards. ABC Bank support for clients in the agriculture space saw the lender take second position (best case study in financing a commercial client category) at the SFI Catalyst Awards which recognise financial sector players for their efforts in creating long-term value for their clients, the economy, and environment. The bank’s products have enabled its clients to…

ESAK: Investments in the energy sector are a key to ensuring continuity of the sector

The energy sector is a crucial sector in any country’s economy. This is crucial because energy is a key component in powering various sectors, from manufacturing to retail to households. In Kenya the energy mix is made up of various sources of energy- renewable and non-renewable such as wind, solar, water and thermal. With this diverse portfolio there is need to firm up investment in this sector. “One of the reasons why investment in the energy sector is viable in Kenya is due to the immense potential in the sector.…

Guides to an Outstanding Holiday Rentals

Anyone who owns a holiday home or flat would love to have it fully booked all through the year. So, how do you make your vacation rental stand out so that people notice it when they’re booking online? And, that once they’ve stayed there, they’ll love it so much they’ll definitely recommend it to others? Ideally, you’ll want your holiday rental to grab attention, but also look like a welcoming space where people can relax and enjoy being together. You want every aspect of their stay there to ooze memories…

Dell Technologies Announces Second Quarter Fiscal 2022 Financial Results

Record second quarter revenue of $26.4 billion, up 9%, driven by continued growth across client and infrastructure business units Operating income up 25% at $1.3 billion, and non-GAAP operating income up 4% at $2 billion Diluted earnings per share of $0.68 and non-GAAP diluted earnings per share of $1.68   Dell Technologies (NYSE: DELL) announces financial results for its fiscal 2023 second quarter. Revenue was a second quarter record of $26.4 billion, up 9%, driven by growth across Client Solutions Group (CSG) and Infrastructure Solutions Group (ISG). Operating income was $1.3 billion, up 25%, representing 4.8% of revenue, and non-GAAP operating income was $2…

Donation of equipment by AstraZeneca to enable research into early detection of non-communicable diseases in Kenya

 The equipment leverages retinal scanning technology to predict the risk or presence of complications arising from hypertension and diabetes as an alternative to invasive screening methods currently in use AstraZeneca and the Ministry of Health have announced a donation of innovative screening equipment to the Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH)/ The University of Nairobi (UON) and the Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUHN). The equipment will enable recipient institutions to conduct research on the use of non-invasive technology to predict the risk of hypertension, diabetes, eye conditions…

Mandla Lamba Foundation To Donate E-Scooters to School Going Children

Electric Vehicles manufacturer, Agilitee is set to give away electric scooters to the less privileged youths and school going children to alleviate poverty. Visionary and fast rising entrepreneur  Agilitee founder Mandla Lamba who grew in very poor village where he walked 30 kilometres barefooted to school could not hold his tears as he announces the initiative on his Facebook page to help school going kids with electric scooters to help them navigate the long distances. Lamba lamented a system in Africa where the affluent in society keeps getting richer while…

Ukrainian First Lady Olena Zelenska says her country ‘cannot see the end of our suffering’

    CREDITS CNN   In an international with CNN’s Christiane Amanpour, Ukraine’s First Lady Olena Zelenska said Ukrainians are grappling with the likelihood of a “marathon” as the country enters the fifth month of war with Russia.   “It’s very difficult to hold on for five months. We cannot see the end of our suffering, so we need to accumulate our strength, we need to save our energy,” Zelenska said.   Zelenska spoke to CNN at a crucial moment in the fight. Though Kyiv racked up a series of early victories in the…

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,…