Tegemeo Institute of Egerton University to help commercialize small scale agriculture in Kenya

Tegemeo Institute of Egerton University is set to help the Agricultural sector in Kenya. Agriculture is key to Kenya’s economy yet is the most underdeveloped. This is has resulted in a situation where large chunk of Agricultural activities are being undertaken by use of old and outdated technologies or no technology at all. Majority of those who

Concern has been raised over dangerous imported milk powder

Pearl Dairy Ltd has raised concerns on dangerous imported milk powder which contain adulterants and contaminants such as heavy metals and radioactive material. The dangerous imported milk powder could be widespread in wholesale and retail outlets across the country according to a recent survey by Kenya Dairy Board. Pearl Dairy Ltd appealed to the Kenya Dairy

Tuskys Supermarket is planning to join NSE amid sibling rivalry

Standard Digital has reported that Tuskys Supermarket is planning to join the Nairobi Securities Exchange through an Initial Public Offering (IPO). According to Standard Digital, this revelation was made when Tuskys’ Chief Executive Officer Dan Githua visit Standard Media Group’s CEO Sam Shollei in his Mombasa Rd office. “We have the mandate from the owners of the

Helios buys more Equity Bank shares weeks after making shs 48 billion

Helios Investment Partners, the UK firm that has entered into an agreement with the French company Orange over the takeover of Telkom Kenya, held a 24.99% stake in Equity Bank that it bought for about shs 11 billion in December 2007. When the investment firm was in talks with Orange, it decided to sell its initial

The collapse of Dubai Bank could be the reason CBK stopped licensing new Commercial Banks

The Central Bank of Kenya, in a statement to the press, put on hold licensing of new commercial banks until further notice. “The Central Bank of Kenya has, with immediate effect, placed a moratorium on the licensing of new commercial banks until further notice”, the statement read in part. Although CBK did not give reasons