Kenya’s Airlines, Buses and Railways Cancel Operations in Wake of the Coronavirus

In what is an unprecedented move in the young democracy’s history, a majority of, if not all, of Kenya’s transportation companies traversing in and out of the country’s economic hub, have suspended their operations, effective 7th April 2020. Yesterday, 6th April 2020, in a bid to counter the spread of the coronavirus which is wrecking … Continue reading Kenya’s Airlines, Buses and Railways Cancel Operations in Wake of the Coronavirus

Eliud Kipchoge Like You’ve Never Seen Him Before, in GQ Spread

Barely 7 months after breaking the 2-hour marathon barrier, Kenyan sporting legend Eliud Kipchoge is in the headlines yet again. This time it’s not for his skills on the track, but rather for the quirky-ness of his fashion, with a new feature spread in the April 2020 issue of leading American magazine, GQ. In this … Continue reading Eliud Kipchoge Like You’ve Never Seen Him Before, in GQ Spread

Coca-Cola Foundation and The Nature Conservancy partner with Nairobi Water to Improve Water Access for Residents

Nairobi City Water and Sewerage Company (NCWSC), has announced that it has managed to reduce its water treatment costs by 30 percent, largely through support of The Coca-Cola Foundation and The Nature Conservancy (TNC), which has resulted in an expanded network reaching over 800,000 more of the residents of Nairobi and its immediate environs. Philip … Continue reading Coca-Cola Foundation and The Nature Conservancy partner with Nairobi Water to Improve Water Access for Residents

Disgruntled Petitioners Bemoan Lamu Coal Judgement Postponement. Again!

Petitioners from Kenya‘s South East port town of Lamu, who travelled overnight to reach Nairobi for an important judgment that was set to be delivered on 8th May 2019, were disappointed when the National Environment Tribunal (NET) postponed the judgment yet again, until 24th June 2019. The landmark judgment was to give verdict on a … Continue reading Disgruntled Petitioners Bemoan Lamu Coal Judgement Postponement. Again!

Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore Appointed to National Cancer Institute Board

Safaricom Chief Executive Officer, Bob Collymore, has been appointed as a board member of the country’s National Cancer Institute. This appointment comes barely 2 years after the man at the helm of Kenya’s biggest company, took medical leave to return to the United Kingdom for 9 months of cancer treatment. A gazette notice, referencing Kenya’s … Continue reading Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore Appointed to National Cancer Institute Board