5G technology. IMAGE/FREEPIK By PATRICK MAYOYO While it is not yet clear when Kenya plans to roll out the Fifth Generation mobile phone technology popularly known as 5G, experts are warning that it will expose users to health risks due to high levels of radiation. And as a result, human rights activists...
WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus and FIFA President Gianni Infantino signed an agreement to a four-year collaboration to promote healthy lifestyles through football globally. PHOTO/CHRISTOPHER BLACK/WHOBy HEALTH CORRESPONDENTAt a ceremony held in Geneva on Friday, the World Health Organization (WHO) and football’s world governing body, FIFA, announced that...
Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria. PHOTO/COURTESYBy WILSON KAMAUMembers of Parliament from tea and coffee growing zones have called for far-reaching reforms in the sectors to guarantee farmers better returns.The Mps led by among others Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria and Kiharu MP Ndindi Nyoyo want among other things the...
Equity Bank. PHOTO/COURTESYBy DAVID KAMAUPolice have arrested three suspects in a case in which Sh 970,216 was stolen from the account of a 73-years old woman at Equity Bank.Ms Faith Wanjiru had alleged that she opened an account with Equity bank on the 31st day of May 2019 and...
Nairobi, Kenya’s capital. The country is ranked as the fourth best investment destination in Africa. PHOTO/PIXABAY By SPECIAL CORRESPONDENTThe latest edition of Rand Merchant Bank’s Where to Invest in Africa report assesses each African economy’s investment potential, by overlaying macroeconomic fundamentals with the practicalities of doing business on the continent.“After nine years...
Digital technologies allow innovative businesses to address massive unmet demand. PHOTO/PEXELSBy ACHA LEKE and TAWANDA SIBANDAnewsdesk@reporter254.comAfrica is digitising rapidly – but this trend has been hidden from the view of many global investors and executives. For example, Africa already has 122 million active users of mobile financial services, more...
Kenyans on social media petition Equity Bank Group CEO James Mwangi to intervene. PHOTO/COURTESYBy DAVID KAMAUA 73-years old woman is demanding Sh 970,216 from Equity Bank after the money was stolen from her account.Ms Faith Wanjiru alleges that she opened an account with Equity bank on the 31st day...
By SPECIAL CORRESPONDENTThe Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has launched its third annual Goalkeepers Data Report, which features new data showing that while progress on health and development continues unabated, global inequality remains a major barrier to achieving the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals (Global Goals).Even in the worst-off parts of...
President Uhuru Kenyatta during today’s commemoration of Mzee Jomo Kenyatta death. PHOTO/PSCUBy JIMMY MWANGIThere will be no more commemoration of Kenya's first President Mzee Jomo Kenyatta death on August 22 of every year President Uhuru Kenyatta said today.President Kenyatta...
Mbagathi High School in Kibra Constituency in Nairobi is one of the schools that have been built using CDF. PHOTO/KIBRA CDFHow to apply for the Bursary:Some constituencies, like Kibra usually announce when the forms are ready. Notices are posted around the constituency in conspicuous...