Inflation expected to hit a high of 8.1% pushing Kenya Power to increase electricity tariffs

The Kenya Shilling appreciated this week, gaining marginally by 13 bps against the dollar to close the week at Ksh.103.6, from Ksh.103.8 the previous week, on account of: Low dollar demand Dollar inflows from non-governmental organizations On a year to date basis, the shilling has depreciated against the dollar by 1.1 percent. In recent months,

National Average Retail Prices

A list of the National Average Retail Prices of selected commodities in Kenya

As we have written before, the overall inflation rate stood at 6.99 percent in January 2017. The Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased by 1.00 percent from 175.18 in December 2016 to 176.93 in January 2017. The price of Maize Flour is still on the rise. The average retail price for 2 Kg packet of sifted


NMG acquires KenyaBuzz in a move aimed at reorienting itself into a fully digital entity

Nation Media Group (NMG) Limited has acquired Events Listing and Lifestyle website KenyaBuzz for an undisclosed amount. According to NMG Editor in Chief Tom Mshindi, NMG is trying to reorient itself into a fully digital entity and KenyaBuzz is part of the ways to do it. In-line with this agenda of becoming a fully digital