Interviews

Renault targets Kenyan market with KWID

By Brian Yatich This new KWID hatchback model symbolizes dynamic performance, robust strength and a taste for adventure. Simba corp. has joined other car manufacturers in the country to launch a Light commercial Vehicle (LVC), the Renault KWID, a highly competitive small car that comes at an affordable price. The firm which holds Renaults distributorship […]
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Kenya hosts global ICT summit

By Brian Yatich Kenya will once again be in the global spotlight as it becomes the first African country to host the Global ICT Capacity Building Symposium (CBS-2016). Themed “Embracing Capacity Building Opportunities in the Digital Era,” the forum will bring together world leaders to deliberate on how education and training in the field of ICTs […]
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Equitel expands to EAC bloc

Regional financial services provider Equity Group is set to introduce its mobile platform Equitel to all markets where the Bank operates. Speaking to Paris-based special report publisher Marcopolis, the groups Chief Executive, James Mwangi said that the Bank, through Finserve Africa; their mobile virtual network operator (MVNO), is partnering with telecoms in Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, […]
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Telkom Kenya appoints former Access Kenya boss to head new division

Telkom Kenya has announced the appointment of Kris Senanu as the Managing Director of its Enterprise Division. The appointment is in effect as of Monday, August 1, 2016. The telecommunication company had announced the formation of four primary Business Units: Mobile, Fixed, Wholesale and Real Estate.  Mr. Senanu brings 20 years’ experience into the business. “Senanu’s […]
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Toyota recalls over 3m cars over defects

Toyota said Wednesday it is recalling 1.43 million vehicles for defective airbags and another 2.87 million vehicles for faulty fuel emissions controls. Toyota Motor Corp. said it has not received any reports of injuries or fatalities related to either recall. Some 932,000 vehicles are involved in both recalls, so the total number of affected vehicles is […]
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