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Hawkers cause havoc on new multimillion mall in Eastleigh [PHOTOS]

Hawkers in Eastleigh on Wednesday morning caused havoc in a newly constructed multi-million shilling shopping mall after the owner refused to let them sell their wares in front of it…. Read more »

Tiny post, big houses: Majestic mansions that our MCAs have built [PHOTOS]

The MCA’s post has emerged among the powerful ones under devolution, given the regional lawmakers play an oversight role over billions disbursed to counties, which makes the former councillor’s post… Read more »

My salonist my counsellor: Where broken hearts seek comfort

The question lingers: Where do broken hearts go? It has been a global rhetorical question, more so from the mid-1980s when singer Whitney Houston, who has since died, released a… Read more »

Ruling on land may cause diplomatic row between Kenya and Kuwait

Property was acquired by supreme ruler of gulf state in 1962. A diplomatic row between Kenya and the Kingdom of Kuwait could be in the offing following a court ruling that… Read more »

Firm’s ‘pay rent, own home’ model shakes up Kenyan Market

We have heard the reports and seen the numbers, and it has become increasingly clear that owning a home in Kenya is not for the masses. In fact, a report… Read more »

Give your wall a makeover with painting job

You can now turn your house into a reflection of your passion and style using varying painting techniques.  Who said art can only exist on canvas or paper, be sculpted… Read more »

Forgery Costs Media Mogul S.K. Macharia Sh6 Billion Land Battle against Uhuru’s Cousin

Media tycoon SK Macharia has lost a multi-billion shilling land battle against President Uhuru Kenyatta’s cousin, Ngengi Muigai, after the National Land Commission (NLC) found that forged documents were used… Read more »

Investors cash in on Kiambu Road

Investors have been scrambling for any available space to set up temporary or permanent businesses, including commercial buildings. For a long time Kiambu Road has been nothing beyond a linkage… Read more »

Thika bypass breathes new life into Kamuthi’s Sh3bn project

The future now looks bright for Kamuthi Housing Cooperative Society, whose Sh3 billion gated community project was seriously threatened after it ran into financial problems. Its operations nearly stagnated due… Read more »

How to start a business incubator in Kenya’s frontier market

I’ve long held the belief that truly adventurous and smart investors should take advantage of the opportunities in the world’s last frontier markets in Africa. Over the past couple decades,… Read more »

Konza linked to national grid with Sh1.3b power line

The planned Konza Technocity now has a dedicated 73MW energy supply following the completion of a 12-kilometre power line from Machakos to its newly installed substation. The project, financed by… Read more »

DP Ruto donates Sh600,000 to widows in Migori to buy 8 acre plot

Deputy President William Ruto on Saturday donated Sh600,000 to help two widows from Nyatike constituency buy parcels of land. Ruto was on a tour at Osiri gold mines in the… Read more »

Mara housing market booming as tourist season reaches peak

Developers are tapping into this group’s need for accommodation by investing in simple houses in neighbouring centres. It is a Wednesday, a market day in Talek Trading Centre in the… Read more »

Oman real estate group comes calling with Sh1bn villas for Kenya’s super-rich

An Oman-based real estate group is in the country scouting for Kenyan buyers of its villas, which are selling for as much as Sh1 billion ($10 million) each. The group… Read more »

Why there are many lenders but few takers in Kenya

Most Kenyans with access to credit shirk away due to prohibitive charges imposed by lenders. University of Nairobi economics lecturer Michael Chege says many Kenyans can secure loans from many… Read more »