Africa’s youngest billionaire, snatched a week ago off the street outside a luxury hotel in Tanzania, was kidnapped in a car that had arrived from “a neighbouring country”, police said on Friday.
The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) approved the decision to remove Kenya from a group of eight countries leading as source and transit points for illegal ivory, rhino horn and pangolin scales shipped into Asia.
Bamburi Cement has named former Unilever executive Grace Oluoch as its new finance director, taking over from Eric Kironde who headed the key unit since 2011.
Wadongo is a young engineer who designed a solar-powered LED lantern called Mwanga Bora, an invention which is fast replacing smoky kerosene lamps and firelight in rural Kenya.
Retail chain Uchumi Supermarkets' troubles have deepened after it was evicted from its Nairobi Industrial Area headquarters over its failure to pay millions of shillings in rent arrears.
The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) has intensified its search for a new chief executive to succeed Halakhe Waqo, whose term at the helm of the agency comes to an end in less than three months.