Larry Madowo One of Ten Finalists for the Prestigious Business and Economics Fellowship, Knight-Bagehot

BBC Africa Business Editor, Larry Madowo, has been announced as one of ten 2019-2020 Knight-Bagehot Fellowship in Business and Economics fellows at the Columbia Journalism School. It’s a tremendous achievement for the 31-year-old, as he joins the mid-career Bagehot journalism elite drawn from top media publications, with works published in global sites that include Bloomberg, … Continue reading Larry Madowo One of Ten Finalists for the Prestigious Business and Economics Fellowship, Knight-Bagehot

First Character-Voicing Unveiled in Disney’s Latest ‘Lion King’ Trailer

The latest trailer to Disney’s The Lion King remake of the 1994 classic has been unleashed, and as expected, we delve even further into the intricacies of the most famous African pride. It’s also the first time in these remake trailers that we hear the voices of Mufasa (voiced by James Earl Jones), Scar (voiced … Continue reading First Character-Voicing Unveiled in Disney’s Latest ‘Lion King’ Trailer

Regional ‘East Africa’s Got Talent’ TV Show Launched In Nairobi

The global phenomenon that is the ‘Got Talent’ reality TV show, the brainchild of critically acclaimed British critic and Idols judge Simon Cowell, is finally setting foot on East African soil, following Tanzanian media conglomerate, Clouds Media announcement today of the inaugural season of ‘East Africa’s Got Talent’. The show will be shot in Kenya, … Continue reading Regional ‘East Africa’s Got Talent’ TV Show Launched In Nairobi

Los Angeles-Based Ghanaian Plastic Surgeon Set for Nairobi Tour this April

Dr Michael Obeng, a board-certified plastic surgeon, philanthropist and health consultant based in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, will be visiting Nairobi and Johannesburg during his Africa tour, as well as leading a R.E.S.T.O.R.E mission to the West African country of Gabon in June. R.E.S.T.O.R.E Worldwide is an organization that provides free reconstructive surgery and related … Continue reading Los Angeles-Based Ghanaian Plastic Surgeon Set for Nairobi Tour this April

Safaricom Home Fibre Customers to Get Free Month Showmax Offer

The school holidays are here, and with the kids, nephews, nieces and the entire family around, there’s certain to be plenty of catching up with television shows, music videos and the latest series of streams. Safaricom has partnered with Showmax to offer its Home Fibre customers a one month unlimited access offer to the streaming … Continue reading Safaricom Home Fibre Customers to Get Free Month Showmax Offer

VIDEO: How Big Would ‘Star Wars’ Vehicles Look over Earth and its Cities?

Have you ever wondered how big Spaceships from Disney’ / LucasFilm’s Star Wars Universe actually are? Corridor Crew on YouTube unveiled the stunning works of this VFX Artist. The epic aerial “footage” of cities and the planet was made using Google Earth Studio, with the models from SciFi3D. ENjoy the spectacular showcase… Continue reading VIDEO: How Big Would ‘Star Wars’ Vehicles Look over Earth and its Cities?

Safaricom’s 30 millionth Customer, 19 Year Old Denis, Bags KES 300,000 Scholarship and KES 120,000 Airtime

When 19-year old Denis Muthii came across a promotional Safaricom caravan in Kerugoya recently, he chose to purchase a Safaricom SIM card during the activation, having no idea that his life was about to drastically change. The young carpentry apprentice who had just completed his Form Four studies, has his own dreams of following in … Continue reading Safaricom’s 30 millionth Customer, 19 Year Old Denis, Bags KES 300,000 Scholarship and KES 120,000 Airtime

Dedicated BMW Showroom set to Open at Delta Towers, Nairobi

In case you were wondering why premium luxury BMWs are conspicuously no longer on display at Simba Corp‘s iconic Aspire Center, along the arterial Waiyaki Way in Westlands, Nairobi, you’ll be interested to know that UK-based luxury car dealer Inchcape Plc, which took over the RMA property just next door at Delta Towers, is on … Continue reading Dedicated BMW Showroom set to Open at Delta Towers, Nairobi

MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ is a Blast from the Past with Poise

Star Wars’ newest origin story, ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’, will take a couple of minutes to warm up to, but just as swiftly as we get our first transport chase scene in the stand-alone installment, is how quickly you will warm up to the more refined, and steadier pace of, ‘Solo‘, in comparison to … Continue reading MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ is a Blast from the Past with Poise