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…

Eco-friendly products will save you money in the long run

By Sa Nyoung Kim Global warming and climate change have contributed to a green consumer revolution whereby more people are buying goods they consider less harmful to the environment, while also promoting healthy lifestyles. As such, more consumers want products that have reduced negative impact on the natural surroundings. The environmental impact or footprint of a product is defined as any positive or negative effect on the ecosystem during its entire lifecycle from manufacture to disposal. IGI Global, a leading science publisher defines eco-friendly products as those that protect the…

Nice & Lovely Launches Limited Edition Body Lotion To Promote Girl-Child Education

By Michelle Anzaya Kenya’s No. 1 body lotion; Nice & Lovely has today launched a limited-edition lotion in partnership with Sky Girls Kenya. The campaign dubbed ” She’s counting on you” is aimed at boosting the confidence of the girl using the lotion, and on another, to help another girl stay in school. “We are proud to announce a partnership that will see Nice &Lovely commit to donate Ksh 5 for every limited-edition lotion bought,” said L’Oreal Managing Director, Serge Sacre during the product launch ceremony held in Nairobi .…

Form One Admission Crisis

The Regional Education Learning Initiative (RELI) has made some recommendations to the government following the recent release of the 2021 KCSE result. RELI wants the government to track and put measures on schools that consistently underperform to determine the factors behind the poor results. They say that they are concerned by the increase in poor performance since 60% of the students that sat for the exam, scored a D+. This indicates that the secondary education system has failed more than half students that sat for the 2021 KCSE. Speaking at…

EdTech: Deploying contemporary Information Technology solutions for Academic Delivery

By Paul Okanda,  The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted many economic sectors and allowed a number of them to accelerate their hitherto slow adoption of information technology systems for efficient service delivery. One of the showcase emerging sectors remains the education industry. This sector is now thriving with the adoption and use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in education systems, popularly known as “EdTech”. Global bodies such as the World Bank Group have stepped up engagements and support to help countries leverage EdTech investments to develop resilient hybrid learning systems.…

LG Electronics earns top rating for environment and social-friendly Innovation ahead of Earth Day

LG Electronics has received the highest possible rating in the 2021 MindClick Sustainability Assessment Program (MSAP) for Marriott International. As a supplier of hotel TVs and digital signage displays for 14 Marriott brands, LG has earned the “Leader” rating for seven consecutive years and remains the only display manufacturer to receive the distinction. Announced ahead of Earth Day, the “Leader” rating demonstrates LG’s “exemplary use of environmentally and socially responsible practices throughout the life cycle of all product lines, from material choice to end-of-life solutions,” verified by MindClick through a…

Study Reveals Africa Slowly Embracing GMO

By Joseph Maina A new research paper shows increasingly favourable coverage of genetic modification (GMOs] in African media in recent years, suggesting a growing public acceptance of the technology in the continent. This marks a visible detour from previous coverage that tended to be averse to the subject of GMOs in the continent. “Positive favorability was observed in Africa, where countries are just beginning to adopt the technology,” states the report, published in the journal GM Crops &  Food. “The (GMO) conversation is generally favorable in the US, Africa, and…

The Glorious Look of LG InstaView Refrigerator

Home appliances have evolved thanks to technology. Today, one can easily communicate with their fridge through voice recognition or commands via their mobile phones. Some fridges like the LG InstaView are working miracles with one able to see what lies inside just by knocking/tapping on the door. The LG InstaView Door-in-Door refrigerators boast of upgraded features and design innovations for improved user convenience than never seen before. The fridge brings to the surface the much-awaited top-level tech tailored towards making life easy and giving the people the convenience that they need. To…

Lapaire: Women In Eyecare Yet to Be Recognised Despite Milestones

Lack of proper data on women participation in the eye care service sub sector is making it difficult to quantify their participation experts have said. They say it’s unfortunate, that there is not any official data available to assess the share of women practicing as Opticians, Optometrists. Lapaire an international organisation running optical shops across 7 countries in Africa say that despite improvement in Gender perspectives in the workplace women in the eye care sub sector have not been recognised. “Lack of data on active or even past data on…

MCAs, Women Aspirant Decamp From Nkedianye

Kajiado gubernatorial hopeful David Nkedianye was delt a major blow after ODM MCAs and Women Aspirants declared support for incumbent Joseph Ole Lenku. On Thursday,. minority leader Daniel Naikuni led yet another group of defections and declarations in favour of Lenku,who is now clear favourite to clinch the Jubilee Party ticket. This happened at Naikuni’s home in Nkoile,Kajiado Central Constituency. Naikuni said that all the five ODM elected MCAs in the county will back Ole Lenku because of his development track record and in appreciation of the handshake between President…