The Star, KenyaFilm board working with Google to regulate online content in KenyaThe Star, KenyaParents in Kenya will soon be able to control what their children view online. This is following a joint engagement between Kenya Film Classification Board and giant American multinational technology company, Google. The two have launched a program ...
The Standard Digital News (press release) (blog)Kenya's private sector urged to take action on corrupt members enticing public officialsThe Standard Digital News (press release) (blog)Senate Speaker Ekwee Ethuro (right) with Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA) Chairman Amb. Dennis Awori at the first day of the Speaker's Roundtable between the Senate and the Kenya Private Sector Alliance
NewsweekKenya's Ex-PM Raila Odinga: Donald Trump Has No Africa PolicyNewsweekKenya's former prime minister Raila Odinga has thrown his weight behind Democrat presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, saying he is not aware of Donald Trump having any policy on Africa. Odinga, who served in a coalition government between 2008 and ...and more »
The Standard Digital News (press release) (blog)New Bill seeking to fix borrowing rates in Kenya misguidedThe Standard Digital News (press release) (blog)It is foolish to legislate prices. Full stop. Yet that is what Members of Parliament are trying to do with the recently passed Bill that puts a cap on interest rates at no more than four percent above the indicative Central Bank rate. The ill-adv
The Standard Digital News (press release) (blog)Suspected Al-Shabaab destroy communication mast in ManderaThe Standard Digital News (press release) (blog)KENYA: Suspected Al-Shabaab militants on Thursday raided Fino Town in Mandera County and destroyed a communication mast after engaging police officers on duty in a shootout. Authorities said the gunmen escaped after the incident and no injury was
The Standard Digital News (press release) (blog)Kenya lifts ban on medical camps by foreign doctorsThe Standard Digital News (press release) (blog)Dentist Dr Martin Kim (left) from Vancouver in Canada operates on a patient with the help of his assistant Mbwana Mohamed (right) during a free dental camp held at PCEA Kambi-ini parish in Naro Moru, Nyeri County in this file photo. Kenya has published&
Financial TimesKenya feels Brexit effect as UK vote threatens Africa trade dealFinancial TimesMillions of Kenyans' livelihoods are at risk after Tanzania and Uganda refused to sign a proposed regional trade deal with the EU over concerns about Brexit and the impact the agreement might have on east African economies, industry associations in ...and more »
QuartzThe worst thing about Kenya's new power plant isn't that Chinese workers are being brought in to build itQuartzKenya is building East Africa's first coal-fired power plant, a move that's been criticized as backwards, unnecessary, and harmful to the health of the country's people and environment. Now, the $2 billion project run by Amu Power is also being accused ...
FloTrackFire At Legendary St. Patrick's High School In KenyaFloTrackToday, a fire was reported at St. Patrick's School in Kenya, which is widely regarded as the best distance-running high school in the world with alums that include coach Colm O'Connell and athletes Wilson Kipketer and Matthew Birir. The news broke ...
FloTrackInept But Not Corrupt: Kenya's Doping Mess ExplainedFloTrackWhile Russia's anti-doping program appears corrupt -- leading to a ban for its track and field team and a narrowly-avoided blanket ban for all Russian competitors from the Rio de Janeiro Olympics -- Kenya's drug-testing program is best described as inept.and more »