Eric Kiraithe Named Kenya Government Spokesman

Former police spokesman Eric Kiraithe has been named the National Government spokesman, reviving the office thta had previously been scrapped by President Uhuru Kenyatta.. Mr Kiraithe, who was the general manager in charge of security at the Kenya Airports Authority, will now work under the Ministry of Interior and Coordination of National Government. A statement… Continue reading Eric Kiraithe Named Kenya Government Spokesman

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Recognition – Makerere University Honours Mwai Kibaki

Premier Ugandan University will establish a Library in honour of the retired Kenyan leader as he calls for intellectuals to contribute to EAC integration A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT reports. Uganda’s Makerere University has accorded the retired Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki the ultimate accolade by naming Library after him in a ceremony that saw regional elites urged… Continue reading Recognition – Makerere University Honours Mwai Kibaki

New Opportunities – Kenya Among Business ‘Rising Stars’

A meeting in Nairobi recently organised by GIBS and African Management Services Company (AMSCO) sought to explore developments across Africa and discover challenges and opportunities that businesses face. EDGAR NYANDONG reports. Kenya has been listed among seven countries identified as ‘rising stars’ in business growth by a prestigious business science institution. The Gordon Institute of… Continue reading New Opportunities – Kenya Among Business ‘Rising Stars’

Kenyatta University Launches “State of the Earth” PSV Bus Line to Transport Students

Kenyatta University is by no doubt one of the leading universities in Kenya and across East Africa both in terms of academics and development wise. Recently the university decided to go for high capacity vehicles, popularly used in developed Bus Rapid Transit systems in a bid to reduce transport cost for its students who are… Continue reading Kenyatta University Launches “State of the Earth” PSV Bus Line to Transport Students

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IGP David Kimaiyo Resigns and Ole-Lenku Fired

Amid growing insecurity in Kenya with the latest attack in Mandera leaving almost 38 Dead Inspector General David Kimaiyo has since resigned from office following criticism from different parties with claims of failing to contain the insecurity situation in Kenya citing his resignation on personal grounds. On the other hand credible sources indicate that President… Continue reading IGP David Kimaiyo Resigns and Ole-Lenku Fired

Kenya-Algeria in Cooperation Pact

Kenya and Algeria have signed two pacts of cooperation and political consultation. In a ceremony presided over by the two country’s foreign Ministers, Kenya’s Amina Mohamed and Algeria’s Ramtane Lamamra, the two countries agreed to set up a joint commission for cooperation and memorandum of understanding on political consultations. Speaking to the media after the… Continue reading Kenya-Algeria in Cooperation Pact

Kenya, Algeria Explore Areas of Cooperation

Kenya and Algeria are committed to weeding out terrorism and ensuring peaceful coexistence in the entire continent of Africa, Cabinet Secretary for Foreign Affairs and International Trade Amina Mohamed and Algerian Senate Speaker Abdelkader Bensalah have said. Speaking when they met in Algiers on Monday, the two leaders noted that Kenya and Algeria share similar… Continue reading Kenya, Algeria Explore Areas of Cooperation

Kenyan Appointed as New Commonwealth Deputy Secretary-General

Commonwealth has appointed Dr Josephine Ojiambo, formerly Kenya’s ambassador to the UN, as its deputy Secretary-General. The intergovernmental organization’s Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma announced the appointment late Thursday at the Secretariat’s headquarters in London. Dr Ojiambo who served as the Chief of the Executive Board and External Relations of the United Nations Population Fund, will now… Continue reading Kenyan Appointed as New Commonwealth Deputy Secretary-General

Techno Metro – Africa’s ‘Most Intelligent City?

Nairobi is winning accolades despite a lack of vision and development agenda by the county government led by DR EVANS KIDERO, explains ROBIN OBINO. For a second year running, Nairobi has been named the most intelligent city in Africa based on internet usage and mobile penetration. The Kenyan capital failed though to make it to… Continue reading Techno Metro – Africa’s ‘Most Intelligent City?