Fredrick Ombako is our Economic Analyst. Back in October 2016 he raised an issue about sponsored posts on Facebook on which he remarked that Facebook needs to find a way of incorporating MPESA as one of the payment options available for Kenyans – and many of his Facebook friends, including myself, agreed. However, none of
Resolution Insurance has launched an affordable accident emergency medical cover for commuters in Public Service Vehicles (PSV). Resolution Ziara Plan targets the majority of the population in Kenya, who do not have any form of insurance and have found it difficult to access quality and responsive healthcare solutions in the event of road traffic accident.
The Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) has financed 21 renewable energy projects since the launch of the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme (REIPP). This was revealed today at the annual SA Gas Options conference in Cape Town and follows the announcement of South Africa’s Gas to Power Project Information Memorandum (PIM). Ms Lucy Chege,
Eveready East Africa board of directors has been given the greenlight to sell the company’s land in Nakuru, the strongest sign yet that the company is completely divesting from manufacturing. Meeting today at an extraordinary meeting in Nakuru, the shareholders approved a special resolution to sell the 18.5-acre piece of land on which its closed
Kenya has been elected into three key positions in a top UN agency dealing with the postal services. Kenya’s Amb. Bishar Hussein has been re-elected as the Director General of the Universal Postal Union (UPU) for a further four-year term (2017-2020). Kenya was also elected as a member of the UPU Council of Administration (CA) and