KLM makes U-turn on Nairobi flights 'suspension'
KLM says the alert, which was only meant for its customers in Tanzania, was erroneously shared with its customers in Kenya.
Kenya to lodge formal complaint after KLM flights 'suspension'
On Friday night, KLM listed Kenya and Tanzania as countries experiencing civil unrest.
France extends Covid tests for travellers from China
PARIS, France, Jan 28 - France on Saturday said it had extended until February 15 Covid tests for travellers arriving from China due to the "evolving Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today |
Kenya Airways issues full year profit warning
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 28 - Kenya Airways on Saturday issued its full year profit warning ending December 2022, attributed to forex losses. The national Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today |
Ruto government borrows Sh137bn in three months
The new loans translate to an average daily borrowing of Sh1.51 billion over the 91 days, or Sh45.8 billion per month.
Ruto borrows Sh500bn in three months
The President has been critical of his predecessor Uhuru’s borrowing record, terming it unsustainable.
Relief for teachers as Equity's Spire bank deal gets Treasury nod
National Treasury and shareholders of both banks have given the nod to the deal, much to the delight of Mwalimu National Sacco.
Kenyans ditch beer for spirits as prices rise
Increase in taxes slapped on drinks sees consumers opt for cheaper alternatives amid falling purchase power.
EU student enrolments in UK halved after Brexit: data
LONDON, United Kingdom, JAN 27 - British universities saw numbers of EU first-year students fall by over half in the last academic year, following Brexit, Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today |
President Ruto tasks ICT Ministry to issue Kenyans with Digital IDs to replace Huduma Namba
Speaking during the commemoration of the Data Privacy Day at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC), President Ruto said the move was in line with his government’s plan to digitize 5,000 services Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today |
Government disburses over Sh214mn Inua Jamii cash in Vihiga
VIHIGA, Kenya, Jan 27 - The national government has disbursed over Sh214 million Inua Jamii funds to Vihiga residents. The social welfare programme that Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today |
High inflation, taxes depress EABL’s sales in Kenya
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 27 – The rising cost of living coupled with a steep taxation environment in Kenya saw East African Breweries Limited (EABL) record a Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today |
Treasury clears Equity, Spire Bank sale deal
Central Bank of Kenya Governor Patrick Njoroge says the acquisition will be closed on Tuesday next week.
Energy CS appoints Isaac Kiva new KETRACO boss
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 27 - Energy Cabinet Secretary (CS) Davies Chirchir has appointed Isaac Kiva as the new acting managing director of the Kenya Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today |
Animal feed companies face low sales on high prices
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 27 - Animal feed companies are grappling with depressed sales as farmers embrace alternative feeding techniques amid high cost of Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today |
Divorcing couples must prove contribution for equal property share
The court also said the test to determine the extent of contribution is one on a case-to-case basis.
Fraud claims wipe $45 bn off India’s Adani group stocks
MUMBAI, India, Jan 27 - Shares in the business empire of Asia's richest man Gautam Adani nosedived Friday, extending this week's losses to $45 billion, Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today |
H&M in the red after Russia exit, soaring costs
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan 27 - H&M reported Friday a big drop in profits in 2022, with a surprise loss in the fourth quarter as the Swedish fashion Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today |
German shoe company step up Kenya expansion
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 27 - German shoe manufacturer Josef Seibel is expanding its base into Kenya as it eyes a piece of the country’s booming shoes Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today |
Tunisia milk market ‘collapsing’ as feed prices soar
EL BATTAN, Jan 27 - A Tunisian farmer attaches a machine to a cow's udder and sets the pump whirring, but he only expects to fetch less than half the Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today |
Lawyer Adil Khawaja replaces Uhuru ally as Safaricom chair
The board of Safaricom has named Adil Khawaja as its new chairman.
KRA to monitor telcos’ daily sales in tax evasion fight
The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has flagged mobile telecom operators for possible under-declaration of airtime, Internet and mobile money transaction sales.
EABL half year profit remains flat at Sh8.7bn
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 26 – East African Breweries PLC (EABL) has recorded a flat growth in earnings for the half year ended December 31 2022 as high Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today |
Banks’ Sh224bn record profits signal bonus, dividends boom
Banks’ pre-tax profits for 11 months to November last year hit a record Sh223.7 billion.
BOSS TALK: Anti-counterfeit boss on Kenya's plan to combat fakes at the source
Instead of relying on brick and mortar chasing lose cargo into the country, we are implementing what we call the recordation process.
S.Africa central bank hikes rate, sees weak GDP growth
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 26 - South Africa's central bank raised its main interest rate again to battle inflation on Thursday, but at a slower pace as it Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today |
Adil Khawaja takes reins as Safaricom board chair
His appointment comes weeks after John Ngumi quit the role.
BIKO INTERVIEW: Overcoming family 'curse and killing it'
I think forgiveness is coming to a place of acceptance and letting go of any kind of guilt.
KCB names Rwandan unit boss National Bank MD
Patience Mutesi becomes managing director of BPR Bank Rwanda Plc, a subsidiary of KCB Group.
Postbank picks former SRC boss Serem as board chair
The Kenya Post Office Savings Bank (Postbank) has appointed Sarah Serem as the new board chairperson.
Safaricom appoints Arshed Khawaja as its new chairman after Ngumi’s resignation
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 26 - Safaricom has appointed Adil Arshed Khawaja as its new Chairman barely a month after former boss John Ngumi resigned. In a Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today |
Car chargers get cheaper power in e-mobility push
Electric vehicle charging stations will get a preferential power tariff of Sh17 per kWh in new Kenya Power proposal.
Projects spending dips by Sh43bn on Ruto cuts
Capital outlay declined by Sh42 billion to Sh148 billion in five months to November.
Bill proposes pay and perks for public service interns
Interns in the public service will be entitled to monthly pay, sick leave and personal accident insurance covers in proposed law.
Revamped cruise terminal boosts tourist arrivals at the Coast
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 26 – The Kenyan coast is benefiting from the newly revamped cruise terminal at the port of Mombasa receiving 3,000 visitors in the Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today |
Energy CS Chirchir picks Isaac Kiva to head Ketraco
Engineer Isaac Kiva has been seconded from the Energy ministry.
Isaac Kiva appointed as Ketraco acting CEO
His appointment comes a week after Ruto named a new board chair.
Lexus boss to head Toyota as founder's grandson steps down
The 53-year-old chief branding officer and president of Toyota Motor Corp's Lexus brand, Koji Sato, will take over from April 1 when Akio Toyoda becomes chairman.
KAM, IDH partner to drive textile and apparel industry competitiveness
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 26 – The Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) has partnered with IDH to strengthen the industry’s competitiveness and capacity for Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today |