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CABINET MEETING HELD ON 23RD MARCH, 2016

H.E. President Uhuru Kenyatta chaired the third Cabinet meeting in 2016 at State House, Nairobi. The following matters were discussed and approved during the meeting.   1.   Development of the Naivasha-Kisumu/Malaba […]


Manufacturers run the rule on local content amendments

Manufacturers

 Kenya Manufacturers Association (KAM) has petitioned the government to enforce local content legislation to help domestic firms compete against foreign companies and capture growing local opportunities. The manufacturing body decried […]


fastjet Announces a Sale on Air Fares as it Increases flights from Nairobi to Dar

FastJet

fastjet has announced a sale on tickets for its Nairobi-Dar route with one way fares starting as low as Kshs 7,700  inclusive of government taxes.. The airline which launched the […]


Obama calls on world to unite against terrorism after Brussels terror attacks

HAVANA, — Visiting U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday urged the world to unite against terrorism in a speech broadcast live across Cuba shortly after the terrorist attacks in Brussels, capital of […]


African Union condemns Brussels attacks

ADDIS ABABA, — The African Union (AU) has strongly condemned the attacks on Tuesday in Brussels, Belgium that killed at least 34 people and injured more than 200. An AU […]


Airtel hosts power breakfast for business leaders

Airtel Breakfast

 Airtel this morning hosted an executive breakfast which brought together over twenty leading business leaders from the financial and manufacturing sectors in Kenya. The meeting led by Airtel Kenya CEO Adil […]


Kenyan police nab suspected ivory smuggler, discover 39 tusks

NAIROBI, — Kenyan police on Tuesday arrested a suspected ivory dealer and recovered 39 elephant tusks from his house. Director of Criminal Investigations (CID), Ndegwa Muhoro, said the 35-year-old Thomas […]


President Kenyatta launches scholarship to train new railway engineers in China

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NAIROBI, (PSCU) – President Uhuru Kenyatta today launched a scholarship program to train new railway engineers in China for the future sustainability of the Standard Gauge Railway.   The President hosted 25 […]


Kenya set to torch over 120 tonnes of ivory

NAIROBI, — Kenya will torch over 120 tonnes of ivory seized by government agencies from poaching groups to step up the fight against poaching. State House spokesman Manoah Esipisu said […]


Hoteliers eye 80 percent bookings during Easter holiday

MOMBASA, — Kenya’s coastal hoteliers on Tuesday announced they are expecting over 80 percent bookings this Easter holiday. Kenya Association of Hotelkeepers and Caterers executive director Sam Ikwaye said the […]