German industrial parts maker Bosch opens Sh100m go-down in Nairobi

German industrial parts maker Bosch Rexroth has opened its first-ever go-down in East Africa in Nairobi, marking the start of its expansion into the regional market. The Sh100 million ($1… Read more »

South African retailer Shoprite to be anchor tenant at new city mall off Nairobi’s Uhuru Highway

South African retailer Shoprite is set to take up space at a new mall under construction off Nairobi’s Uhuru Highway. The firm in a statement Tuesday said leases have been… Read more »

Cytonn: Limuru Road, Karen give best yields for property

Mixed-use developments along Limuru Road and in Karen are the best performing in Nairobi, with rental yields of 9.6 per cent and 9.4 per cent respectively, according to a report… Read more »

Kakamega, Nairobi produce two top 2018 KCPE candidates

Kakamega Hill School, a private academy in Kakamega County, and Riara Road Primary School in Nairobi, have produced the two best performers in the 2018 Kenya Certificate of Primary Education… Read more »

Public, private schools in Mt Kenya fight for top KCPE slots

Kirinyaga County has produced the top candidates in Mt Kenya region as public and private schools fought for the top positions in this year’s KCPE exams results released by Education… Read more »

Meet the Bomet farmer earning a decent living from chickens

A stone wall rings the homestead hosting indigenous trees, setting it apart from the rest in the rural neighbourhood in Bomet County. Inside the compound in Soiymet village in Sotik… Read more »

Four rarely kept cattle breeds that can change your fortunes

Jamhuri ASK grounds in Nairobi was the place to be last week for any discerning livestock farmer. The showground hosted the annual Kenya Livestock Breeders Show, now in its sixteenth… Read more »

4,000-acre Gicheha Farm: Lessons from President’s farm in Nakuru county

If you ask an ordinary Kenyan on the street what President Uhuru Kenyatta’s next love after politics could be, farming may certainly not feature prominently in the response. Some may… Read more »

Pain for consumers as shilling hits 103 to the US dollar

The Kenyan shilling Thursday continued its slide against the US dollar, touching a new mean of 103 — the lowest rate since January. Official market data showed that the shilling… Read more »

‘Engineer’ whose hustle is selling eggs and smokies

Dressed in white apron at the busy Olive Inn estate bus stop in Nakuru County, 23-year-old Casper Chebii is excited as he serves his customers.Next to him is a trolley… Read more »

How I make Sh. 2.5 million net profit from melons

Melon farming in Kenya: Dropping out of school due to lack of school meant that Kariuki Musyoka had to work harder than his peers in order to earn a living…. Read more »

Angama Mara Lodge ranked best in Africa and the Middle East

Kenya’s Safari Lodge Angama Mara has been ranked the best lodge in Africa and Middle East by the Conde Nast Traveler Magazine. The prestigious lodge located on the western edge of the… Read more »

KQ targets over 100,000 Kenyans in the US with 10 per cent discount on fares and three luggages

Kenya Airways has turned to the more than 100,000 Kenyans living in the US with generous discounts in a bid to shore up passenger numbers three weeks since it launched… Read more »

State seizes Sh19m from wife of KRA worker over fraud

The State has taken over millions of shillings belonging to the wife of a Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) employee after the High Court ruled that the cash is proceeds of… Read more »

How ‘chama’s’ Sh5,000 monthly savings led to multi-million business

Sh5,000 monthly savings add up to multi-million real estate business After graduating from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, five students joined hands to form a savings scheme where… Read more »