KMPDU Postpones Demonstrations Amid Ongoing Negotiations

The Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Union (KMPDU) has postponed planned demonstrations to allow for ongoing negotiations with the government regarding doctors’ grievances. The protests, originally scheduled for May 7, have been rescheduled to an undisclosed date. The Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Union (KMPDU) has announced the postponement of planned demonstrations that were set […]

Remotasks Ceases Operations in Kenya: Impact and Implications

Remotasks, a global micro-tasking platform, has abruptly discontinued its services in Kenya, leaving many users without a source of income. The platform played a significant role in providing remote work opportunities, contributing to the economy, and fostering skills development in the country. Remotasks, a renowned micro-tasking platform, has ceased its operations in Kenya, sending shockwaves […]

The Hustler Fund Group Loan for MSMEs

President William Ruto unveiled the Hustler Fund Group loan, an innovative financial solution targeting Micro, Small, and Medium-sized Enterprises (MSMEs) in Kenya. This loan, catering to groups registered by the Micro and Small Enterprises Authority (MSEA), offers access to responsible finance with low 7% per annum interest rates on a reducing balance, coupled with a […]

Ruto and al-Burhan Meet in Nairobi to End Sudan War and Support Jeddah Peace Process

President William Ruto hosted Sudanese leader Abdel Fattah al-Burhan in Nairobi, setting the stage for collaborative efforts to address Sudan’s security crisis. The leaders’ meeting emphasized a shared commitment to expedite the Jeddah peace process through an upcoming IGAD summit, with a primary focus on establishing a ceasefire and providing crucial humanitarian aid in war-torn […]

President Ruto Encourages Chinese Investors to Explore Kenyan Opportunities in Energy, Water, and Housing

President William Ruto has urged Chinese investors to explore investment opportunities in Kenya, particularly in the energy, water, and housing sectors. During his visit to China’s Engineering Corporation Limited, he witnessed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Kenyan Ministry of Energy and Petroleum and Energy China, aiming to enhance the flexibility […]

Kenyan Regulator Refuses License Renewal for Bolt Over Alleged Breaches

The National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) has declined to renew Bolt’s operating license, citing violations including excessive commission charges and an “illegal” booking fee. The regulator’s decision could affect Bolt’s operations as it aims to expand in Kenya. Kenya’s transport regulator has denied Bolt a license renewal, claiming violations of transportation network regulations, including […]

Kenya and Congo to Abolish Visa Restrictions, President Ruto Announced

President William Ruto has revealed that Kenya and Congo will remove visa restrictions to facilitate smoother travel between the two nations. During a media briefing in Brazzaville, President Ruto stated, “The two nations have signed comprehensive bilateral agreements aimed at expanding economic welfare and enhancing integration.” The agreements encompass various sectors, including trade, investment, energy, […]