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HP quits Kenyan market

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Hewlett-Packard (HP) has closed its shops in Kenya and the entire East Africa region. The company held an annual general meeting earlier this month and came up with a decision to halt […]

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World Bank appoints Keith Hansen as new regional director

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Keith Hansen has been appointed the new director for Kenya, Uganda,Rwanda and Somalia effective Tuesday, September 8. A statement published on the World Bank’s website on Monday read: ”The World Bank has […]

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Business

German airline Lufthansa plans to lay off 22,000 workers

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German airline Lufthansa is planning to cut up to 22,000 jobs as it struggles to cope up with the travel restrictions occasioned by the coronavirus pandemic, the BBC reports. The airline has […]

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Business

Renault cuts 15,000 jobs worldwide

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French automobile manufacturer Renault is cutting 15,000 jobs as part of the €2bn cost-cutting plan due to the impact of coronavirus. Renault saw its first annual loss in a decade last year […]

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CS Peter Munya appoints new Managing Director for KEBS

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The Cabinet Secretary for Trade Peter Munya appointed Benard Njiraini as the new Managing Director of Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) on Friday. This is after Charles Ongwae exited as he faces […]

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Why are vehicles cheaper in Uganda compared to Kenya?

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General observation has shown that motor vehicles are cheaper in Uganda than in Kenya despite the fact that Uganda is a landlocked country and uses the Mombasa Port to get most of their imports.

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Business / Business

Facebook Kenya grew by 18%

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There are 5.3 million Facebook Kenya. This number has grown from 4.3 million users in 2015. This is a 18.6% increase in the number of users.  Facebook Africa estimates that half of […]

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News

State recovers 350 illegal firearms in Marsabit in last three months

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The Kenyan government has recovered over 300 illegal firearms in Marsabit in the last three months following an amnesty the Nation reports. “We have strategies in place to ensure that all the […]

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Sports

Leicester City sign winger Cengiz Ünder from Roma on a season-long loan

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Leicester City have signed Turkish international winger Cengiz Ünder from Serie A side Roma on loan until the end of the season. The 23-year-old joined Roma three years ago from Istanbul Basaksehir. […]

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