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Nairobi bourse turnover rises amid cooling stock prices

Turnover at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) rose to 11 million U.S. dollars from 8.4 million dollars at the previous session, boosted by telecom...

Small farmers in Kenya embrace drip irrigation as costs decline

Joseph Musali's quarter-acre farm in Katani, on the outskirts of Nairobi, Kenya's capital, is a spectacle to behold as it hosts hundreds of flowering...

Bullish Kenya’s stocks sustain rise

The Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) turnover and key index rose Tuesday as the market appeared to be headed for a major bull-run after two...

Kenya’s coffee exports fall by 6.57 percent to 29,300 metric tonnes

Kenya's coffee exports to various international market segments decreased by 6.57 percent to 29,309 metric tons as of the end of July in 2017,...

Kenya to spend US$5 million to promote aquaculture

Kenya said on Monday that it will spend 5 million U.S. dollars with an aim to fast track new strategies to protect and promote...

Kenya increases retail fuel prices

Kenya's energy industry regulator on Monday hiked retail prices for diesel, super petrol and kerosene by different price margins in the latest review for...

Kenyatta expected to pacify opponents with policy shifts

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta would be forced to focus his second term in office toward building a more inclusive society while also reviewing the...

Mahama Commends Kenyans for a successful polls

Mr John Mahama Ghana’s former President has commended Kenyans for the manner in which they negotiated the elections held on August 8. Kenyan voters were...

Good News: Kenya says normalcy has resumed after post-poll riots

Kenyan officials said Saturday normalcy and calm has resumed in most parts of the country in the wake of sporadic demonstrations witnessed in opposition...

Kenya’s bourse key index hits 15-month high despite election jitters

Nairobi Securities Exchange 20 Share Index for the second consecutive session defied jitters arising from disputed poll results on Thursday to gain 53 points...

Kenyan smallholders use mobile App to access farm machinery

When Ruth Kaivilu ventured into maize farming three years ago, purchasing a tractor to till her land was one of her greatest challenges but...

Kenya’s former PM Raila Odinga vying for presidency

Some 19.6 million Kenyans will vote on Tuesday to elect the country's fifth president. Raila Amollo Odinga, the son of Kenya's first Vice President...

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta seeking second five-year term in office

Some 19.6 million Kenyans will vote on Tuesday to elect the country's fifth president. Incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta, the son of Kenya's first president...

Scientists urge Kenya to embrace cassava to boost food security

Scientists have urged Kenya to embrace production of cassava in order to boost the country's food security. Virus Resistant Cassava for Africa (VIRCA) Kenya Project...

Kerosene incubators transform lives of poultry farmers in Kenya’s county

A poultry farmer in a remote village in Kenya's northern county of Turkana has defied odds to become a leading supplier of day old...

Local investors dominate trading at Nairobi bourse ahead of polls

Local investors dominated trading at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) on Friday, pushing up equity turnover marginally ahead of the Aug. 8 elections. The investors'...

Commonwealth observer mission calls for peaceful polls in Kenya

The Commonwealth election observer mission in Kenya headed by ex-Ghanaian president, John Dramani Mahama on Thursday renewed call for peaceful national polls on August...

New hybrid rice offer respite to Kenyans amid biting maize shortage

Kenyan farmers who usually rely on erratic rains to grow staples could soon find a respite to endemic food insecurity linked to erratic weather...

Kenyan land owners gain from entry of Chinese property developers

The entry of Chinese property developers in Kenya has resulted in huge gains for the country's land owners, industry officials said on Friday. Real estate...

China ready to strengthen defence cooperation with Kenya

China will work together with Kenyan defence forces and the defence ministry to develop cooperation in defence in a deep way, defence attaché at...

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