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MacKenzie Scott, the former spouse of Jeff Bezos, is now worth $66.4 billion (Ksh7.2 trillion). [PHOTO | COURTESY]
Ex-wife of world’s wealthiest man is now the richest woman on the planet

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Following her January 2019 split from Jeff Bezos, Scott MacKenzie, 50, received $38 billion (Ksh4.1 trillion) in divorce settlement....

KenGen
KenGen to pay shareholders Sh1.65 billion in dividends

By | 2 months ago

In 2018, the company paid its shareholders Sh2.64 billion in dividends which translated to Sh0.40 for every ordinary share....

KenGen
Stellar performance earns Rebecca Miano three more years at the helm of KenGen

By | 2 months ago

KenGen Board Chairman Joshua Choge says Rebecca Miano's contract was extended for a further three years after a rigourous evaluation process....

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg (pictured) is world’s third-wealthiest person after Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates. [PHOTO | FILE]
World’s Top 4 richest people now worth Ksh58.4 trillion after smashing wealth records this week

By | 2 months ago

The centibillionaires’ club now has four members: Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg and Elon Musk....

The explosive growth in Jeff Bezos' fortune is being driven by his holdings in Amazon (AMZN). [PHOTO | COURTESY]
World’s wealthiest man now worth Ksh21.9 trillion

By | 2 months ago

On Wednesday, Jeff Bezos' wealth reached an estimated $202 billion (Ksh21.9 trillion), according to the Bloomberg Billionaires index....

Kenya Airways
Tanzania bans more Kenyan airlines over Covid-19 row

By | 2 months ago

Tanzania nullified the approval granted to Fly 540, Air Kenya Express and Safarilink Aviation amid Covid-19 row....

EABC CEO Mathuki
EABC urges EAC partner states to fast-track admission of DR Congo into bloc

By | 2 months ago

East African Business Council publishes study detailing the many opportunities available for East African Community SMEs in DR Congo....

Mueni Mutunga holds a Master in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Laws degree both from the University of Nairobi. [PHOTO | K24 DIGITAL]
Mueni Mutunga appointed Energy Regulatory Authority boss in acting capacity

By | 2 months ago

Mueni Mutunga is the EPRA Board Secretary and Director Legal Services....

The hustlers making millions from goods they never handle

By | 2 months ago

The process is simple: the dropshipper goes to an online Chinese marketplace and identifies a cheap product then sets up a flashy website....

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Businessman turns school into poultry farm as Covid-19 bites

By | 3 months ago

Joseph Maina, the proprietor of Brethered School in Wanguru town, turns facility into a poultry farm as Covid-19 bites. ...

After Trump's threat last Friday, TikTok users across the US began livestreaming and posting videos in tribute to what they feared was the end of the app. [PHOTO | FILE]
Pres. Trump issues executive order banning TikTok in 45 days’ time

By | 3 months ago

Thursday's order alleges that TikTok "automatically captures vast swaths of information from its users"....

Facebook says it is investing in data centres, submarine cables and wi-fi infrastructure to enable more people in sub-Saharan Africa to access the internet. [PHOTO | FILE]
Facebook promises cheaper internet in Africa

By | 3 months ago

A report released by Facebook shows that an increase in access would significantly lower the cost of internet on the continent....

Kagame blames Kenya and Uganda for long cargo delays

By | 4 months ago

Kagame's comments could raise tensions within the East African Community, at a time when the regional bloc needs political unity....

4G internet balloons take off over Kenya

By | 4 months ago

A network of giant internet-enabled balloons from Google’s sister firm Loon is to provide internet access to remote areas of Kenya. It will prov...

Safaricom PLC announced on social media Friday that the services will be interrupted as the company maintains its systems. [PHOTO | FILE]
M-Pesa services to be unavailable for 5 hours

By | 4 months ago

Safaricom has announced that M-Pesa services will be unavailable for five hours, beginning 11:59pm Thursday to 5am Friday....

Trade CS
Investors in court to block CS Maina’s appointment of new rent tribunal members

By | 4 months ago

Kenya Investors Association has moved to court challenging the appointment and swearing-in of members of the Business Premises Rent Tribunal. They als...

Coca-Cola suspends social media advertising globally over racist, hate content

By | 4 months ago

Coca-Cola will suspend advertising on social media globally for at least 30 days, as pressure builds on platforms to crack down on hate speech. “...

The airline recorded a $122m (Ksh13 billion) net loss in 2019 attributed to higher operating costs. [PHOTO | FILE]
Kenya Airways anticipates Ksh53 billion loss this year

By | 4 months ago

The airline recorded a $122m (Ksh13 billion) net loss in 2019 attributed to higher operating costs....

Safaricom PLC announced on social media Friday that the services will be interrupted as the company maintains its systems. [PHOTO | FILE]
M-Pesa services to be unavailable for 5 hours tomorrow

By | 4 months ago

Safaricom says the interruption is occasioned by a need to “undertake maintenance of ours systems from time to time”....

Instagram ‘will overtake Twitter as a news source’

By | 5 months ago

Coronavirus pandemic also seems to have offered a temporary reprieve to a downward trend in how much news organisations are trusted....

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