Tag: kenya

Kenya’s Victoria Rubadiri wins BBC World News Komla Dumor award

  Kenyan investigative reporter and TV anchor Victoria Rubadiri has won the 2020 BBC World News Komla Dumor Award. Rubadiri is a presenter with Citizen TV in Kenya, where she…

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Kenya Health Workers Threaten Nationwide Strike Over Inferior PPEs, Fraud

Kenya’s health workers threatened a nationwide strike amid allegations of corruption in the procurement of personal protective equipment, which they say is compromising safety as they battle the coronavirus pandemic.…

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Retail Giant shuts down second branch ,lays off 115 workers

Barely three days after announcing a planned divestment from of its Nigerian operation, Shoprite Holdings has informed workers’ union in Kenya that it will be laying off 115 staff effective…

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Nigerian Startups Top List of 50 Finalists for Africa Netpreneur Prize

Startups from Nigeria and Kenya, were among the top 50 finalists selected to compete for this year’s Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative. The 50 entrepreneurs will continue their journey in the…

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As Covid-19 Cases Soar, equities, bonds trading decline, Kenya Extends Curfew, Limits Sale of Alcohol

Kenya extended a night curfew and banned alcohol sales in eateries after Covid-19 cases in the East African nation more than doubled in the three weeks since the government lifted…

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Profiling The 3 Female Candidates Vying For WTO DG Position

  Biography job are now known. There are eight candidates in the race; three from Africa, two from Europe, one from the Middle-East, one from North America, and one from…

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Kenya to consolidate spike in tech use during COVID-19

Kenya’s Minister of Information and Communication Technology, Innovation and Youth Affairs, Joe Mucheru, says use of technology spiked because of the COVID-19 pandemic. As a result, “we are working with the…

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