NAIROBI, Kenya, May 28 – Best performing small and medium-sized businesses were feted in Nairobi during the inaugural Bizna Annual SME Awards 2019 gala night. Expeditions Maasai Safaris, a tours and travel company won the top prize, SME of The Year Award while the runners up position
CAPE TOWN, South Africa May 28 – Hilton (NYSE:HLT) (www.Hilton.com) has announced the signing of a management agreement with Growthpoint Properties, South Africa’s largest REIT, to open a hotel under its lifestyle Canopy by Hilton brand. The 150 guestroom Canopy by Hilton Cape Town
NAIROBI, Kenya, May 27 – According to the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics, there are about 17 million registered SMEs. Two things stand out in the business world in Kenya today. Firstly, Bob Collymore CEO of Safaricom is set to step down as CEO of the best performing telco in Kenya.
NAIROBI, Kenya, May 27 – Kenya Airways Managing Director and Chief Executive Sebastian Mikosz has resigned from his position effective December 31, 2019, three years after his appointment. Mikosz will continue to serve as the CEO as the local airline continues to look for substantive CEO.
NAIROBI, Kenya, May 23 – Uganda is now eligible to submit qualifying films to the Oscars thanks to one Uganda Film maker Kizito Samuel. Samuel picked up his Oscar dreams in 2016 after joining the Uganda Cinema in 2014. But Uganda did not have an official Film Commission making her
NAIROBI, Kenya, May 22 – Nigeria’s latest free-to-air (FTA) local channel bouquet, “PREMIUM.FREE”, has enabled local television broadcast audiences access to 13 new premium channels which are custom-made for African viewers. These include multinational language channels like Cinema Hausa,
NAIROBI, Kenya, May 20 – Meet TheCure J -Soul, one of Kenya’s most sort after social media Influencer. His meat is particularly Instagram and has influenced for big brands that include Airtel Kenya, Taxinet Kenya, Snack attack, Burger King, Heineken, among others. On his Instagram page,
NAIROBI, Kenya, May 20 – The Board of Directors of Apollo Investments, APA Insurance and APA Life has appointed Mary Kimotho M’Mukindia to Board of Directors with effect from March 1, 2019. The Apollo Group CEO, Ashok Shah, stated, “I am extremely pleased to welcome Mary to our
NAIROBI, Kenya, May 17 – Social enterprise firm Sistema.bio, the largest biogas company in Africa, has announced plans to impact 100,000 farmers in Kenya with biodigester technology over the next three years. The move comes following the closure of Serie A Investment round worth KShs 1.2