Kevin Mwando

January 21, 2017

China's economy grows 6.7% in 2016

China’s economy grew by 6.7% in 2016, compared with 6.9% a year earlier, according to official data, marking its slowest growth since 1990. The figure is […]
January 21, 2017

Trump signs first order on Obamacare

President Donald Trump directed government agencies on Friday to freeze regulations and take steps to weaken Obamacare, using his first hours in the White House to […]
January 21, 2017

Safaricom extends lead on mobile money transfers

Safaricom has expanded the value of mobile money transfers under its M-pesa platform by 4.45, latest industry data shows, as the company continues to lead in […]
January 21, 2017

President Kenyatta bans maize export

President Uhuru Kenyatta has banned maize exports to the country with immediate effect. This follows ravaging drought in many parts of the country that has affected […]
January 21, 2017

Bank of Africa to shut branches, lay off staff in new 2017 plan

  Bank of Africa will shut 12 retail branches in Kenya as it moves to adopt an Information Technology driven business module,the lender has said,becoming the […]
January 21, 2017

Kenya Governors rescue strike

Governors have brokered a deal to stop Monday’s strike by some 5,000 clinical officers across the country. They have formed a task force to draft higher […]
January 21, 2017

Gambia's Yahya Jammeh ready to step down

Gambia’s President Yahya Jammeh, who for weeks had refused to step down after losing the recent election, has confirmed that he has decided to relinquish power. […]
January 21, 2017

Donald Trump comes to power, in the White House and online

Minutes after Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States, the changing of the guard could be chronicled through social media. […]
January 21, 2017

President vows to end 'American carnage'

President Donald Trump has painted a bleak picture of a broken country after being sworn in as US president. He spoke of abandoned factories, rampant crime […]