1. Safaricom. It is the leading network provider in Kenya. Its consistent innovation has greatly contributed to its success. 2. KCB. Kenya Commercial Bank is one of the oldest companies in Kenya, with over 250 branches serving over 16 million customers. 3.
Here’s a Man from Dandora, Who was Among the 5 Gangsters Who Were Gunned Down by Detectives (PHOTOs)
A middle-aged man from Dandora identified as Kachee is among the 5 gangsters who were gunned down by detectives in Kakamega yesterday. According to an undercover cop, Kachee is a former driver at Kenya Pipeline Company. He left the company after he reportedly conspired with his gang members to rob his boss and even shot him in the leg during the robbery incident.
Events that culminated in yesterday’s decision by parliament to reduce fuel prices through getting rid of the extra charges imposed on the commodity didn’t come easy. The National Assembly Finance Committee did a lot of digging below the surface. More and more details about the ingenious tactics that government officials use to fleece taxpayers and ultimately cause high fuel prices came out.
Nancy Gathungu /Photo Courtesy The Auditor General Nancy Gathungu is raising questions about dealings at the Kenya Pipeline Company. According to a report written by the newly appointed Auditor General, the company paid a consultancy firm for a job it was yet to advertise. The audit report released by her office shows the rot at the Oil Company in a job that cost the taxpayer Ksh 15 million. The consultancy tender was issued on 8th March 2018, evaluation technical and finacial proposals followed days later on
1.Jane Wacu.Jane Wacu is a Kenyan Volleyball player who plays for the national team as a setter.She has successfully participated at the FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship among others.Apart from playing volleyball, Wacu serves as a Kenya Prisons officer.
Excitement is in the air in Kisumu as the near-completion of dredging at the rehabilitated Sh3 billion port is expected to increase traffic and revolutionise business in the lakeside city.Dredging and deepening of the port basin will make it easier for larger vessels to dock, restore Kisumu as a commercial hub and boost the nation’s status as the gateway to East Africa.
Kenya Pipeline Company is now hiring new workers. They have announced the job vacancies on 5th Tuesday October through a career notice. KPC deals with transportation of quality oil and gas to Kenyans. The job opportunities will be based on performance contracts and payment. Managerial position vacancy is included in the job opportunity.
Why Rehabilitated Nairobi - Nanyuki Railway is a Key Development Bringing This Economic Significance
Most people have been raising eyebrows on the significance of the rehabilitated Nairobi Nanyuki Railway line which took a tax payer Ksh 3B rehabilitation of the old railway line. The project was funded through contributions of Ksh 1.2Billion from Kenya Railway Corporation and Ksh 1.8B from Kenya Pipeline Company. The old railway line had been forgotten for many years and its rehabilitation means a lot to the people of Kenya especially those from Nanyuki and Nairobi. After rehabilitation, people are asking how
President Uhuru Kenyatta. Millicent Omanga came out and asked if President Kenyatta is going to militarize IEBC. Kenyans have been asking many questions as President Kenyatta has been transferring institutions to the Military. The motive behind President Uhuru actions is not well known. The affected institutions include, Kenya Meat Commission, Kenya Ports Authority and Kenya Pipeline Authority which were merged. Nominated Senator Millicent Omanga has come out to Question the move asking what is president Kenyatta
Technical University of Mombasa fraternity is in mourning following the death of a third-year student who was on industrial attachment. Amos Osiago was reported missing after he disappeared on Thursday. A missing person alert was issued but it has now been confirmed that the varsity student has lost his life. His remains are currently at the Coast General Hospital mortuary as the family makes plans for his burial. A missing persons alert poster that was shared following Amos's disappearance. PHOTO/COURTESY Amos
DCI Boss Mr. George Kinoti in a past event. Photo Google The government has caution everyone over looting and misusing of public funds that they will be arrested and prosecuted. Some senior government officials are staring Jail term for abusing of their offices on Corruption. ACC chief executive Twalib Mbarak had said that there are over 300 pending cases of which most touches on Covid-19 procurements. The pending cases involve misusing of public funds and are yet to be determined by the court upon completion
The media fraternity has been thrown yet again into mourning after news of the death of Winnie Mikami emerged.This sad news comes as just as media personalities are still mourning the death of Robin Njogu a journalist who was working at the Royal Media Services.
As much as the general elections will be held in 2022, politics are a marathon already in the country with aspiring presidential candidates on it. One of the greatest aspiring candidate is DP Ruto famously known as the hustler. He is an active politician in the country having previously served as a minister in the Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Home Affairs and Ministry of Higher Education Science and Technology. As the deputy president if the country since 2013, he is now eyeing the big position of the
An underground fuel pipeline bursted in Samburu vilage, Kwale county, and began spraying its contents more than 4metres away. Security officers nearby called the fire fighters and the pipeline company to arrive at the scene. The officers were seen trying to stop the residents who were running to the scene to fetch fuel inconsiderate of the danger they were posing themselves to. The pipeline workers fixed the damage and the line is back to operation. They then commenced with the environment cleaning of the spilled
The Ethics and Anti- Corruption Commission (EACC) today arrested two Former Kenya Pipeline Company (KPC) officials, over irregular payment of Sh30 million for three transformers which were never installed. Upon completion of investigations the file was submitted to the Director of Public Prosecutions who upon independent review granted consent to charge the three former with abuse of office and making a false document. Those arrested were former chief technical manager Elias Maina Karumi and his colleague Josephat
RUTO LOSES RUAI SEWERAGE LAND. State repossess 1,600 acres from firm associated with deputy president in move likely to pile pressure on besieged. Sonko on warpath after Ruto meeting. Ruto loses Ruai Sewerage land. It is a shame that Rutos firm is associated in grabbing one thousand and six hundred acres of public land. This reminds me during his first term when his firm was involved in stealing a primary school play ground. This is not the first time Deputy President tried to grab land to enrich himself .I
Blaze by Safaricom on Monday commenced a two-day vocation and abilities reasonable among youth matured somewhere in the range of 18 and 26 years. The first of a sort advanced profession reasonable targets drawing in, teaching and enabling youthful Kenyans the nation over via preparing them on vocation improvement, enterprising aptitudes, self-awareness and systems administration abilities. Participants will get an occasion to draw in and gain from different experts and Safaricom representatives including Rita
kisumu port which is a capital hub for trade with the neighboring Countries Uganda , Tanzania ,Burundi , Rwanda ,Congo and Sudan was upgraded last year .The upgrade of the port has led to the rise of volume of goods that are landing in Kisumu port to 17,735 tonnes last year, 62 percent increase compared to year 2018. This is an overall improvement in the trade among partners state of the East African Community. The number of Vessels utilising the port also increased to 41 in 2019 compared to 29 the previous
In yet another effort by the Government to demonstrate its seriousness to fight corruption, there will be fines and imprisonments for those people who will not report bribery cases or attempted bribery cases to Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission within/ 24 hours. If ammendments to the Bill, Section 14 of the Bribery Offences act are approved by Parliament, then those people who don't report bribery cases or attempted bribery cases to the graft body will be fined Ksh5m or ten years imprisonment. The Bill
Health ministry reports two more positive cases and two recoveries saying one of the new patients was a Kenyan and the other a foreign national. Health chief administrative secretary ,Dr Mercy Mwangangi ,said the foreign national had no history of travel. She also reported that two more patients had been discharged from the hospital. She added that the total number of the people who had recovered were 24. One of the cases was reported in Nairobi County and the other in Mombasa after testing 491 samples o