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Here’s Why We Kenyans go to South Africa, Rich Ugandans Prefer Nairobi for Treatment

Retired President Mwai Kibaki was airlifted to South Africa for specialised treatment after suffering a mild stroke this week. South Africa, it appears, has become the preferred medical destination for Kenya’s Who’s Who, upstaging the UK...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Aug 26, 2016

Nairobi-America Direct Flights To Take Off Soon

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday held a meeting with the United State’s top diplomat for African Affairs, Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield, who assured of America’s continued support to Kenya. Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield said the United Stat...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jul 22, 2016

Clothing Retailer, Deacons Set To List On The NSE In August

Clothing retailer Deacons is set to list on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) by introduction in august, ending its long wait The firm will list 123, 558,228 shares at Sh15 each, giving it a valuation of Sh1.85 billion. Deacons has been trading i...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jul 20, 2016

Global Technovation Contest: Five Kenyan students Hits the Finals

Five students from Precious Blood, Riruta in Nairobi are amongst finalists taking part in a global technology and entrepreneurship competition that kicks off in San Francisco, California today. The students will be presenting their innovation dubbed...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jul 15, 2016

Social Media Week: Nairobi Among Five Global Cities to Host

Nairobi will be among five other cities globally that will run the Social Media Week independent (SMWi) from 12th to 16th September. This is the first time the globally acclaimed conference will take place in Kenya. Other cities that will be running...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jul 14, 2016

Two Famous Socialites Makes Nairobi Diaires Show For The New Season

Vera Sidika left Nairobi Diaries way back in season 1 after the show started out with a bang and she was replaced by CMB Prezzo. Prezzo really improved the ratings of the show thanks to his many scandals together with his girlfriend. For season three...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jul 12, 2016

How Refugees in Kenya’s Dadaab Camp Worried About fate

As the United Nations (UN) begins the verification exercise of refugees in Dadaab refugee camp, a group of stateless refugees is worried about their own fate. This week, the United Nations announced that it had begun a verification exercise of refuge...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jul 9, 2016

Shocking: Son of Former Minister Turns Barman

A son of a former assistant minister has revealed that he has been forced to become a barman to make ends meet. Timothy Lyany Onamu, 25, is the son of former assistant minister of Power and Communications, Harry James Onamu. Onamu, who was also Membe...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jul 8, 2016

How Senator’s Daughter Was Showered With Cillions of Cash at Her Star Studded Graduation Party

She landed in a chopper to her mega graduation party and to her surprise, a star-studded ceremony at her father’s estate in Machakos County. And so, the show started. Agnes Saumu, the daughter of Nairobi Senator Mike Mbuvi Sonko, who graduated from...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jul 8, 2016

Meet Frank Ireri, The Housing Finance MD

Mr. Frank M. Ireri, EBS, is the current Managing Director of HF Group – popularly known as Housing Finance. He has served as Group Managing Director, and Executive Director of Housing Finance Ltd. since July 2006. Mr. Ireri holds a Bachelor of Comm...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jul 1, 2016

Kenya Missing Lawyer, Willie Kimani’s Bodies Found

Two bodies have been found in Kenya during a hunt for a lawyer who went missing over a week ago with a client and taxi driver, police sources say. Earlier, Kenya’s police chief ordered the arrest of three police officers suspected of being invo...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jul 1, 2016

She Leads Africa to Host #SheHiveNairobi for African Women Innovators

Continuing its international tour, which stopped in NYC earlier this month, She Leads Africa brings its four-day boot camp to Nairobi, Kenya from June 30 to July 3. #SheHiveNYC was a stellar success, even Miss Nigeria USA Lola Adeoye attended, rema...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jun 20, 2016

Checkout How former town clerk John Gakuo chased smokers from Nairobi streets

Where have you been since leaving City Hall in 2014? I have been around. In life, there is time to go slow after work and take a break. Are you planning to run for governor in 2017? Not at all. I am not a politician, but a public administrator, a car...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jun 20, 2016

Kenyans Are Getting Richer

There are approximately 8,500 high-net worth individuals living in Kenya, with a combined wealth of $42 billion, according to Kenya 2016 Wealth Report. The survey says 2015 was a good year for Kenyan millionaires as HNWI volumes rose by two per cent.
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jun 20, 2016

Kenya undergoes final safety audit for direct flights to the United States

Kenya has opened up Jomo Kenyatta International airport in its capital, Nairobi, to American aviation authorities for a final safety audit that if successful will see it start direct flights to the United States. Kenya must comply with the US safety...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jun 20, 2016

Checkout Five joints where the young rich splash cash in Kenya

The event scene in Nairobi gets busier every day. Lots are normally attracted to a bar for its different appealing benefits celebration with friends. Recently, during the launch of an uptown city lounge, President Uhuru’s son was spotted ‘balling...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jun 17, 2016

Checkout Nairobi city through the years

Nairobi city is the largest of three cities in the country. The other two are Mombasa and Kisumu. It’s name is derived from the Maasai tribe term Enkare which means ‘cool waters’. Take a look at some breath taking photos of what was and imagine...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jun 17, 2016

Did you know: Nairobi’s first roundabout was for horses to gallop around

The roundabout, which Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero has tried removing in between replacing them with drums — which have since disappeared — is a British creation. It perhaps ranks third among some of the most influential of British inventions, b...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jun 16, 2016

Meet Nairobi Girls Chorale who wows U.S audience

The Nairobi Girls’ Chorale landed at the JKIA yesterday after a success tour of their U.S performances in Chicago, charming their audiences including the Rev. Jesse Jackson. Arriving from the land of opportunity yesterday, the group was receive...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jun 14, 2016

Nairobi Burger Festival

I was sitting in a cafe in one of the malls in Nairobi at 11am and noticed these hamburgers flying all around me. It seemed like every wait staff had a hamburger or two in their hands. That cafe has one of the best burgers in town, which retail for a...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jun 14, 2016


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