Tag Archives: nairobi

A Million Dollars Goes To a Kenyan App That Leads To A Better Bus Commute

A shriek went up around the young executives of a start-up company as they made their way to a beaming Bill Clinton. They had just won the million dollar Hult… Read more »

Nurses Garden : Kenyan nurses plan gated community estate

Lying on a 10-acre piece of land in Kahawa Sukari ward, Kiambu County. The estate will comprise of 100 town houses and Nurses Mall. The units will feature three-bedroomed maisonettes… Read more »

How An Entrepreneur In Kenya Helped Bring Pizza To The Masses

An entrepreneur in Kenya has helped bring pizza to the masses. Pizza is a status symbol in Kenya. As recently as five to 10 years ago, it was something strictly… Read more »

Kidero apologises to Nairobians over city floods, says rainfall unprecedented

Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero has apologised to city residents following heavy floods in the past two days saying the amount of rainfall experienced recently was unprecedented. Dr Kidero said this… Read more »

Agri-tourism picking up in Kenya

Kenyan farmers are travelling both locally and abroad to learn technologies and practices that can help to improve their yields as many embrace commercial farming. The farmers who keep dairy… Read more »

Big dream that could earn Kariobangi startups billions

The narrow alleys between the stalls are a slimy quagmire of muddy sewerage. Food kiosks, vegetable stalls and juakali shops compete for space with residential buildings in Kariobangi, a light… Read more »

Does your Building in Nairobi meet these 15 regulations?

If you own a building that flouts, construction, safety or access regulations, your goose is as good as cooked. 15 areas you should work on to escape the inspection dragnet…. Read more »

[VIDEO] Income From Properties, Shares To Be Taxed Starting Next Year

KRA mulls capital gains tax for land below 100 acres The taxman is considering lowering the threshold of a new property tax to below 100 acres for dealers of the… Read more »

[VIDEO] Inside the Kenyan police units accused of hunting down and assassinating terror suspects

INSIDE KENYA’S DEATH SQUADS Inside the Kenyan police units accused of hunting down and assassinating terror suspects in the country after 60 people are killed in two separate attacks In… Read more »

Anger as bulldozers demolish houses in Nairobi, Kayole Estate

Property worth millions of shillings was destroyed on Wednesday as houses said to have been constructed below power lines were demolished along Kangundo Road, in Nairobi. The owners watched helplessly… Read more »

Nairobi ranked third most attractive city to investors in Africa

Kenya ranks amongst three nations perceived to be the most attractive investment destinations in Sub-Saharan Africa, a new study shows. The other countries according to the survey by global consultancy… Read more »

Nairobi, Dar es Salaam set to join Africa’s Super 10 cities

Rapid economic growth, coupled with discovery of large deposits of oil and gas, are likely to see both Nairobi and Dar es Salaam join the top 10 “super cities” of… Read more »

Where Brazilian grills meet ‘nyama choma’ in Nairobi

I remembered the name from the Chef’s Delight awards gala night last year in April at the Kenyatta International Conference Centre. Pampa Churrascaria, which translates to Pampa Grill, won the… Read more »

Man’s two-year ordeal under Al-Shabaab gang

Daniel Njuguna Wanyoike, 28, is a broken man. After two years as a hostage of Al-Shabaab, the father of one cannot look you in the face. Drooping shoulders, downward gaze… Read more »