Apple Music Now Available in Tanzania, Rwanda and DRC

Apple has announced that starting today, even more customers around the world, including those in Tanzania, Rwanda, Morocco and Cameroon can have access to Apple’s most popular Services: The App Store®, Apple Arcade™, Apple Music®, Apple Podcasts® and iCloud®. The services are now available in 20 more countries, and Apple Music is available in 52…

Using this Time Indoors to Redefine Yourself

There is an Indian proverb that vividly captures everyone as a ‘house with four rooms: a physical, a mental, an emotional and a spiritual room’. While a majority of us tend to live in one room, you will often find that unless we go into every room, every day, even if it’s just to keep…

Meet James ‘Blaze’ Muhuthu, a Self-trained CV Reviewer

You are a good CV away from your dream job. 27 years old James Muhuthu, popularly known as ‘Blaze’, takes us through some tips on how to spice up your CV. Nate Crest Almanac‘s contributor, Charles Gachango, got to interview him and this is what he had to say: What do you do and what…

Lamar Munene: ‘Nothing Can Stop Me’

At 8 years of age, Lamar Munene is already reaching for the highest. He is a runway model, brand ambassador and an actor. I had a chance to talk with him and below is what the outspoken young star had to say. At what age did you know You are an actor? I knew I…

Elvis Nyaruri; Kenya’s Country Music sensation

Elvis Nyaruri has become a household name in the country since he debuted as a country singer. The 25-year-old draws his inspiration from global legend Elvis Presley. ‘He inspired me to sing. We have the same tone and people often misinterpret [my performances] for impersonation’ he says. Nate’s Crest contributor Charles Gachango got a chance…

Streaming Site Mdundo Records 4.5 million Downloads in COVID-19 times

Business is booming for music streaming platforms in these times of the coronavirus pandemic which has forced millions across the globe to stay indoors. Streaming site Mdundo.com reports over 4.5 million downloads in the four weeks ending March 22nd. In the reporting period of March 1st to 22nd 2020, Mdundo revealed that the company witnessed…

Peter Ndegwa Takes over the Reins of Safaricom from Michael Joseph

Today, April 1st 2020, is day one on the job for Peter Ndegwa, the predecessor to the late Bob Collymore and Michael Joseph, at Kenya’s biggest telco, Safaricom PLC. Mr. Ndegwa joins Safaricom PLC from Diageo PLC where he was the Managing Director of Diageo Continental Europe. The Business Strategy professional also brings with him…

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…

Make Way for Houseparty, the Rave of Video Calling Platforms

Video chat platform Houseparty is now the number one app in the iOS store in South Africa and Nigeria, and no. 3 in Kenya Last Friday night, I received a text message from a friend of mine who I hadn’t seen in ages. Yes, a text message, in the era of WhatsApp and Telegram. Opening…