Author: Noel Wandera

Central Bank urged to cut base rate on low inflation

Reading Time: 2 minutes Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) have been urged to cut the base rate to 10 per cent, with economists arguing […]

Moody’s downgrades Kenya’s credit rating after tax bill halt

Reading Time: 3 minutes Moody’s has downgraded Kenya’s sovereign rating into junk territory, citing the country’s diminished capacity to implement a fiscal consolidation strategy, […]

Ruto bets on taskforce to break public funds cartels

Reading Time: 2 minutes The establishment of a Presidential Taskforce on the Forensic Audit of Public Debt in Kenya by President William Ruto presents […]

Auditor General reveals Sh1.2b discrepancy in NTSA accounts

Reading Time: 2 minutes Audit in funds amid delays in actualising project  launched in 2017 to upgrade smart card driving licences Latest report by […]

EPRA steps up crackdown on illegal LPG refilling plants

Reading Time: 2 minutes  A nationwide clampdown on illegal LPG refilling plants has recovered 26,000 cylinders in the past three years that compliant brand […]

Private sector activity dips sharply in June, PMI shows

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenyan private sector activity declined sharply in June, with the Stanbic Bank Kenya Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) falling to 47.2 […]

Digital rights groups seek answers on Internet outage

Reading Time: 2 minutes A coalition of digital rights organisations has expressed concern over Internet shutdown in the country which they said contradicted prior […]

Internet shutdown fears persist amid protests

Reading Time: 2 minutes Stakeholders in the telecom sector wary of African governments’ proclivity for internet shutdowns during periods of civil unrest, dread the […]