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Plight of the Innocent

The Anonymous Adventurer
This week’s atrocity in Mandera has rightly stunned and sickened the world. Any soldier who executes innocent nurses and teachers has no place on this earth. I truly hope like many that Deputy President Willam Ruto’s claim that 100 Al-Shabaab militants have actually been vanquished.
  • Nov. 26, 2014
  • Steven Price Brown

KQ Suspends New Delhi Flights as Cost Cutting Measures Come Into Effect

Travel
Kenya Airways yesterday announced the suspension of flights to New Delhi following a review of the performance of routes aimed to save money following the losses announced during the AGM.
  • Nov. 26, 2014
  • Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Thome

Squads for Dubai and CAR7s Announced

Sports
The squads depart for Harare and Dubai on November 27th and 30th respectively.
  • Nov. 26, 2014
  • KRU

Hair Piece Names: How Did They Come Up With These?

Fashion
Some of the strangest names of hair pieces in the Kenyan market.
  • Nov. 26, 2014
  • Wangechi Maina

Top Seven Places to Get Artsy and Crafty in Nairobi this Festive Season

Arts
Find out why Pablo Picasso said "Art washes away from the soul, the dust of everyday life" at these events.
  • Nov. 26, 2014
  • Wangechi Maina

East Africa Single Visa: The Benefits

Travel
The agreement also allows immigration authorities to recognize National Identification Documents as passports for the EA Community travelling within the three signed member states.
  • Nov. 26, 2014
  • Jovago

Jumia Brings Black Friday to Kenya

FYI
Jumia is rolling out its biggest sale and discounts of the year, there will be huge price cuts on a range of products starting from the 24th November in a crazy countdown to the Black Friday of 28th November 2014 the ultimate Black Friday sales day.
  • Nov. 25, 2014
  • Press

The long awaited bypass road to the South coast of Mombasa, is it really going to happen this time?

Business Resources
One Diani based source said: 'If this or previous governments had any true sympathy for this part of the country they would have at least kept this road in better repair but we all know that the coast always came last.'
  • Nov. 25, 2014
  • Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Thome

Asking Someone Out: Do’s and Don’ts

FYI
You fancy that girl or boy and you’ve got positive vibes from them. Now comes the next big step – asking them out. This can be tricky. What should you say? What shouldn’t you say? What are the golden rules to obey? Read on to find out.
  • Nov. 25, 2014
  • Love Matters

African Icons Come Together to Demand Action on Ebola

FYI
The ONE Campaign has brought together fourteen African artists to pressure African leaders do more – and quickly – to fight the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, and take action to strengthen national health systems to prevent and contain future outbreaks.
  • Nov. 24, 2014
  • ONE Campaign

Airtel Supports Learning in Schools With Free Internet

Business
Schools to benefit from 24 hour free access to learning through the internet. The beneficiary schools will receive free 24 hour connection and access.
  • Nov. 24, 2014
  • Press

Share Your Story and Win a Free Ride From Easy Taxi

FYI
Ever found yourself in an awkward position? Share your story on @EasyTaxiKE using #GetMeOutOfHereEasyTaxi and win rides.
  • Nov. 24, 2014
  • Press

Eating on a Budget!

Food
The middle of the month is a trying time for many, mostly because your needs and wants are measured against how much you can spend until your next pay check. Because of this, hellofood has lined up 7 restaurants that have great food at pocket-friendly prices.
  • Nov. 24, 2014
  • Angela Mwandanda

Want a Steers’ Burger at JKIA? Not Quite Yet as Court Ruling Leaves Passengers Hungry for Some More Time

Business
Travelers using Kenya’s main international airport Jomo Kenyatta International will have to wait a lot longer before they can sink their teeth into a Steers’ burge
  • Nov. 24, 2014
  • Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Thome

ICTS and Governance in East Africa: What Lies Beyond 'The Hype'

Business
For the past year, iHub Research has been conducting a study on the impact of ICTs on governance in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. Here are the key findings of particular interest from the three countries.
  • Nov. 24, 2014
  • Nanjira Sambuli

Are We Ready? Cashless PSV

Business
With 10 days to go until the deadline for implementation of the Cashless PSV system in Kenya, what are the issues at play ?
  • Nov. 24, 2014
  • Angela Okune

Turkish Moves 2015 Target From Five To Ten New Destination in Africa

Travel
As an airline which arrived on the world stage almost by stealth and has become the carrier with the widest international network, beating the likes of Emirates to that present titl
  • Nov. 24, 2014
  • Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Thome

Baptism by Fire for New Kenya Airways CEO as AGM Reveals Shareholder Unrest

Business
New CEO Mbuvi Ngunze had to face searching questions by shareholders who saw their fortunes dwindle when shares hit 8.60 KShs this week compared to 14.70 KShs a year ago.
  • Nov. 24, 2014
  • Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Thome

Victoria Kimani on Tush Nigeria

Fashion
Tush Magazine dedicates its 9th issue to women as a sign of respect and admiration for the female folk in a feature of two female cover personalities!
  • Nov. 24, 2014
  • Wangechi Maina

Brew Bistro’s Benu Kundra is Absolut Mixologist of the Year 2014

FYI
In an interesting twist, the top six finalists were granted an automatic entry into the coveted Taste Awards 2015 “Mixologist of the Year” Category.
  • Nov. 24, 2014
  • Wangechi Maina