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Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Twaweza Live meru

Fortunes change for a Meru Digi-farmer

Scattered-rainfall patterns caused by the rain shadow of Mt Kenya had led one Geoffery Kimathi, now a mixed farmer in Meru County to plant...
Nairobi

Innovations that have thrust Nairobi into a Silicon Savannah

Habit has it that when you wake up each morning, the first thing you will look at is your mobile phone, probably plugged into...
GSMA Certification

GSMA certification, what this means for Kenya

It is the thirteenth day of October 2009. Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, who was the then Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) boss, has been invited to...

MARKETS

NSE Derivatives markets edges closer

You can now make money even if you have 10 percent of the value required to buy shares under a new derivative market that...

Real People gets bond deadline extended

Investors have given SME lender Real People five extra months to settle a defaulted loan opting not to turn their debt to shareholding. Read also: Real...

INSIGHTS

BUSINESS AND MONEY

Equity Bank has named Polycarp Igathe as the new Managing Director of the Kenyan business in a shock move that will see James Mwangi move to the Group CEO and MD. Igathe, former CEO Vivo energy joined Equity in May...
After making a pleasantly mwananchi budget where Finance Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich sought to tax the rich to fund the government, reality has pushed the government to tax everyone. The 0.05 Robin hood tax on transactions over Sh500,000 has been abandoned...

JOBS

Housing Finance to cut jobs and merge roles to manage costs

About 36 employees are set to exit Housing Finance this year after the firm lost 76 more in 2017 as the lender seeks to...