World Bank links poor education to Kenya’s high unemployment

The World Bank has pointed out huge disconnect between university education and labour market needs as a driver of high unemployment levels in countries such as Kenya. The bank established… Read more »

Flying Squad raids billionaire Jimmy Wanjigi’s Muthaiga home [VIDEO]

Police have conducted a raid at the Nairobi home of businessman Jimi Wanjigi in Muthaiga. The raid took place after police recovered rifles and bullets at a villa in Malindi… Read more »

EU lauds IEBC’s plans for repeat presidential election

The European Union has called for dialogue and compromise ahead of the October 26 repeat presidential election, even as it lauded efforts by the electoral agency to right the wrongs… Read more »

Donors ask Raila Odinga to rescind decision to boycott poll

Western donors want National Super Alliance leader, Raila Odinga, to rescind his withdrawal from the upcoming repeat election, even as they insist on respect for the IEBC. The move by… Read more »

How wealthy Kenyans travel

Luca Pintus, an executive chef at Tribe Hotel, remembers a time he created culinary delights on a superyacht whilst sailing around the Cayman Islands in the Caribbean. His boss was… Read more »

Will Nairobi’s new office blocks get tenants?

Although better infrastructure remains key for investors in office space, earlier predictions by researchers that commercial premises risked facing a setback due to oversupply of office space has come to… Read more »

Duplex homes appeal to affluent renters in Mombasa

Duplex apartments are becoming more appealing to affluent renters in Mombasa compared to the old bungalows built on big plots. Most of the renters of duplex apartments are expatriates, holiday… Read more »

Kenya’s Raila Odinga signals he could run for president again [VIDEO]

Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga told CNN Friday that he would stand again for president if his “basic requirements are met” on how the presidential election is held. Odinga pulled… Read more »

President Kenyatta goes for Kibaki’s key advisers ahead of polls

President Uhuru Kenyatta has embarked on a series of changes that have seen some influential individuals who worked for his predecessor Mwai Kibaki playing a bigger role as his advisers…. Read more »

Girls wearing mini-skirts made me convert to Islam- Homa Bay bishop Okwany

A Homa Bay bishop who converted to Islam claims it is women wearing miniskirts to his church that drove him to do so. Bishop Charles Okwany, formerly of God’s Call… Read more »

I make Sh50,000 a month selling eggs

Idea came after a visit to a friend with similar business Emmanuel Nzioka works in the legal department of an insurance firm, but on the side, he’s going kuku over… Read more »

Ugandan Adem Bunkeddeko Announces Bid for Congress in Brooklyn NY, Vows to Be a Catalyst for Change and Bring “Neighborhood Governance”

On Friday morning, Adem Bunkeddeko announced his bid for New York’s 9th Congressional district, covering Central Brooklyn, with a call to empower working people to live their best lives in a changing… Read more »

Storm as ICC asked to probe Raila, Kalonzo

Petitioners want NASA duo indicted over ethnic violence, mobilisation Kenya could sink into fresh levels of political gymnastics and machinations after it emerged that a petition against National Super Alliance… Read more »

Cyntonn defends integrity of Ruaka apartment block

The board of directors of The Alma, a development subsidiary of Cytonn Real Estate that is undertaking The Alma apartments development in Ruaka, has refuted claims that the project is… Read more »

Highest-paid Kenyan CEO who caused a stir with Sh130,000 in the 1980s

When the obituary of Henry Kinyua appeared in the Daily Nation on Thursday, many did not probably notice it marked the end of an era for one of the most… Read more »