Miraa, hot tea, mursik blamed for cancer cases

Taking hot tea while chewing miraa and frequent drinking of mursik (fermented milk) are the leading causes of cancer of the oesophagus or food pipe in Northern Kenya and Rift Valley respectively.

Daily Nation Nov 16, 2018

Uber eyes minibus service in Nairobi

Uber Technologies may roll out a new service in Kenya to help users book seats on minibuses that ply the streets of the congested capital, if tests on the product in Egypt and Mexico prove successful, a company executive said on Wednesday.

Business Daily Africa Nov 15, 2018

Kenyans ranked among world's most generous - report

The UK-based Charities Aid Foundation said that Kenya ranked eighth (among 146 countries) in terms of its three key criteria – helping a stranger, donating money and volunteering for good causes.

Business Daily Africa Nov 15, 2018

Laikipia set to float first Sh5bn county bond

Ndiritu Muriithi, the Laikipia governor, Wednesday said the county was working with the National Treasury and the Central Bank of Kenya on the prospectus – the document that contains details of the bond including pricing, coupon and the tenor.

Business Daily Africa Nov 15, 2018

Ugandan army to protect Chinese after attacks

On October 23, a group of unknown assailants raided the residential quarters of CCLE Rubber Company in Mbalala in central Mukono District injuring five people — three Chinese nationals and two Ugandans.

Daily Nation Nov 15, 2018

KCAA says drone regulations will be released soon

The authority’s Director General, Captain Gilbert Kibe, says revised regulations will be released in the near future with improvements as recommended by the committee on Delegated Legislation.

Capital News Nov 15, 2018

How police let in Shabaab bombers

Police officers at the Kenya-Somalia border let in five Al-Shabaab suicide bombers in February this year after receiving bribes, a new United Nations report that lays bare how Kenyan security forces routinely accept cash gifts from as low as Sh2,0...

Daily Nation Nov 16, 2018