StarTimes is enhancing content offering through its channels

Pay Television Company StarTimes Media has today announced revamped content offering across its local and Bollywood content giving viewers wider variety across its entertainment content genre at the same most affordable monthly subscription costs across its terrestrial and satellite television platforms. The broadcaster has brought onboard a Kenyan crime drama series – ‘Borderline’ that will be airing on Rembo TV every Monday to Friday from 8pm. ‘Borderline’ is set in popular ‘Eastlands’ estate where action revolves around Lebo, a reformed gangster working hard to stay clean. Unfortunately, around him, many…

Absa Bank Kenya earns Global Recognition for its energy and water efficiency investments

Absa Bank Kenya has received the International Finance Corporation’s (IFC) Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies (EDGE) global Certification for integrating green building technologies in accordance with global standards. The bank, the first in Kenya to receive the award, has invested nearly KES45 million in retrofitting its outlets, which include Nkrumah, Kisii, Queensway Branches, Westend HQ, and Bishops Gate Head Office.   Throughout the redevelopment process, the bank’s branches and headquarters saw energy-efficient LED lights refitted, reducing the bank’s carbon footprint significantly. Additionally, the buildings now boast of water efficiency…

Emmaus affordable homes and properties set to drive the real estate sector forward with irresistible deals

Emmaus affordable homes and properties a company with a mission to make homeownership a reality has announced irresistible deals to their customers this month. The company has been helping to close the gap of property ownership that previously secluded young people from property ownership due to the unaffordable prices. The company has remained as the best and the most preferred real estate by the current and upcoming generation due to its transparency and fairness. The company has an office at Jewel mall Roysambu and at Kahawa west has slashed its…

MultiChoice Talent Factory (EA) Academy Shines Bright at 8th AMVCAs

The eighth edition of the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCAs) came to a rousing end on Saturday, 14 May 2022, with winners announced on the biggest and most glamorous night to celebrate African film and TV talent. The MTF East African Academy once again lit up the stage for a win at the AMVCAs which took place this past weekend in Lagos, Nigeria. Daisy Masembe, an MTF alumni of the East African Academy won in the Best MultiChoice Talent Factory Film Category for the short-film ‘Engaito’. Engaito is a…

Why Murang’a residents should elect ex-Ps as next governor

Former Water PS Joseph Wairagu on Sunday appointed Mr.Evanson Muiyuro who is the current NG-CDFC Chairman, Gatanga constituency. Mr Muiyuro hails from Gatanga (Muranga South) while Mr Wairagu hails from Kiharu (Murang’a North). The due will be vying for the governor seat in the Democratic Party whose party leader is the national assembly speaker Justin Muturi. Speaking during a rally, Wairagu expressed confidence that they are the most qualified to liberate Murang’a County from bad leadership. Wairagu indicated support for some of the projects which were initiated by the current…

  Ashoka launches the “Everyone A Changemaker” Movement and the Ashoka Young Changemakers (AYC) Program in Nigeria  

  With a population of over 200 million people, 62 percent of whom are under the age of 21, Nigeria remains an important power on the African continent in inspiring the next generation of leaders and changemakers, who will in turn contribute to Africa’s development and create a better world for all. Changemaking is the “new education”. It is the most essential skill for thriving in the world today. Education is no longer just about what students read in textbooks and get taught in school. It is also about the…

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…

MultiChoice Talent Factory Academy calls for Class of 2023

Now approaching its fifth year, the MultiChoice Talent Factory (MTF) Academy is excited to once again call for applications for its world-class film and TV training programme which kicks off in October this year! The call is open to all emerging filmmakers with either some industry experience or a relevant post-school qualification, to apply for this exciting opportunity to hone their television and film production skills. Our curriculum combines film studies such as directing, sound design, the business of film, to name a few with workplace experience on M-Net’s top…

Emirates To Take Customer Experience to the Next Level With New Hospitality Strategy

Emirates, renowned for its award-winning products and services, is launching a new hospitality-based strategy which will take the customer experiences that its teams deliver on ground and in the air, to new heights. The programme will be one of the biggest people, process, and product initiatives ever implemented at the airline, touching all frontline customer facing teams as well as supporting departments. Adel Al Redha, Chief Operating Officer at Emirates said: “Even while managing the immediate challenges of the pandemic during the past two years, Emirates did not hesitate to keep…

Formula 1, Miami Grand Prix preview, 8 May 2022

Viewers on DStv can look forward to the fifth round of the 2022 Formula 1 World Championship, the Miami Grand Prix, live from the Miami International Autodrom on the evening of Sunday 8 May 2022.   SuperSport is definitely your #HomeOfSport and the ultimate destination for motorsport fans.   The previous round, the Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix at the Imola Circuit, saw Red Bull’s Max Verstappen enjoy a perfect weekend, as he claimed pole position, victory in the sprint race, victory in the full race and the fastest lap.   The result, combined with Drivers’ Championship leader Charles…