Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Safaricom’s success year on year is the result of an obsession with its customers

The founders of Safaricom were an ambitious bunch. From an initial investment of only USD 25 Million and with only 17,000 not-so-happy customers inherited from Telkom Kenya 19years ago, the...
Women Enterprise Fund (WEF)

Inside WEF and Coca-Cola’s plan to empower women in Kenya.

Poverty in most developing nations has a female face. Kenya is no exception.  In a country where adding economic value involves muscle power, women – especially those living in...

Can impeached Governor Ferdinand Waititu pull a ‘Wambora’ in Kiambu?

Kiambu Governor Ferdinand Waititu has been impeached by a majority vote of 63 MCAs while 28 ward reps abstained and one voted against the motion. Ndenderu MCA Solomon Kinuthia...
Modern Coast

NTSA, Modern Coast online spat leaves commuters stranded

For some time now there has been uncertainty on when Modern Coast Bus Services could resume operation after the suspension of its Road Service Licence following the fatal accident on 12th December...
Women Enterprise Fund (WEF)

A financial lift has seen fortunes change for this Kilifi Women Group

The past week has been awful for merchants in Kaloleni, Kilifi County. Ongoing road constructions on their usual route to Mombasa town, coupled with thorough NTSA inspections at almost every kilometer are...