Rent prices increased by 3.3% in the second quarter after a year of price falls.

Rent prices in the country increased by 3.3 percent in the second quarter of this year as confidence is returning to the sector following the end of the political uncertainty that had gripped the country most of last year. HaasConsult says in a 2018 fourth-quarter report released recently that rent prices in Kitisuru led the […]

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The government is opening a new Huduma Centre at the Garden City Mall

The government has announced plans to open a new Huduma Centre at the Garden City Mall in Nairobi. Dubbed ‘‘The Home of the Big Four’’ the government says the center is a great leap towards the actualization of the Government’s Big 4 Agenda, aimed at transforming public service delivery. The Huduma Centre at Garden City […]

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InterSat sets up teleport services in Nairobi, to provide broadband internet in Africa.

Global Satellite solutions provider InterSat has announced the setting up of its teleport services in Nairobi to launch broadband internet in Africa. The company has partnered with ABS which is one of the fastest growing global satellite operators in the world to have its iDirect platforms on ABS-3A C-band and Ku-band beams in the continent. […]

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What does the future African city look like?

What does the future African city look like? How do we identify the impact and trends resulting from urbanization? What new regulation and governance models are needed? What about engagement models that embrace social inclusion and civic participation? These are all questions we need to answer and as 31 October marks World Cities Day – […]

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Nairobi rank top destination for Fortune 500 companies establishing international headquarters

The Middle East Africa (MEA) region has become increasingly important for the majority of global Fortune 500 companies. This is according to a new report released by Infomineo, a global business research company specializing in Africa and the Middle East. The report focuses on multinationals looking at entering, or already present, in the Middle East […]

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Uber announces new rates after drivers’ protest

The minimum fare prices for Uber in Nairobi will now be Sh300 from the previous Sh.200, with fare per kilometer also increasing to Sh42 from Sh.35. Uber Kenya has announced this increase in what it says is a structure designed to encourage more riders on the road and to help increase trips for its drivers. […]

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Airtel Kenya’s #FaceOfKenya campaign Promotes Upcoming Photographers

Airtel Kenya has been working with with top Instagrammers; Asif Khan , Mutua Matheka and Sarah Waiswa, to use the power of the internet and Instagram to tell stories of the things that matter to young Kenyans through photography. Under the #FacesOfKenya campaign, the three Instagrammers took over the Airtel Kenya Instagram account and went […]

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