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10 December 2017 » Hapa Kenya

The Kalasha Awards 2017 last night awarded the best in Kenyan TV and film at a gala event hosted at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Nairobi. Among the winners of the night was the feature film Kati Kati which scooped 6 awards, including the Best Feature Film award. TV drama Sue & Jonnie also scooped […] The post Kati Kati and Sue & Jonnie among winners in the Kalasha Awards 2017 appeared first on HapaKenya.

10 December 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Google has launched YouTube Go in Kenya, an app that will enable users to view and share videos offline and allow even those on slower networks to enjoy videos. The app has been designed to give users more control over data usage. Kenya joins eleven other countries where the app has been introduced. These countries are […] The post YouTube Go launched in Kenya; will enable users to watch videos offline appeared first on HapaKenya.

09 December 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of watching Grease, a 1971 musical written by Warren Casey and Jim Jacobs. Stuart Nash, the director behind productions like Jesus Christ Superstar, reproduced the adored American musical for Kenyan audiences. Set in 1955 at the fictitional Rydell University, the musical explores the themes of gang violence, unplanned pregnancies, date […] The post Grease-The Musical, is a feast for the eyes and ears appeared first on HapaKenya.

07 December 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Tender Care Junior Academy becomes the first Kenyan school to sign onto the Franklin Covey’s Leader in Me process as it seeks to empower its students with leadership and life skills.  Rooted in Dr. Stephen Covey’s 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, The Leader in Me is a  transformation process that educates the child and empowers students of all ages with […] The post Tender Care Academy integrates Dr. Franklin Covey’s ‘Leader in me’ program in its curriculum appeared first on HapaKenya.

07 December 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) and Safaricom today mark the 5th anniversary of M-Shwari. The mobile savings and lending platform has been in existence since 2012 and has so far enrolled 21.1 million Kenyans, with over Ksh. 230 billion being disbursed in loans over the 5 years. Currently, the savings are at over Ksh. 12.6 […] The post M-Shwari turns 5 with improved loan pricing for customers who pay on time appeared first on HapaKenya.

06 December 2017 » Hapa Kenya

A HPC (high performance computer) is a computer which uses the aggregate power of a several individual computers to create a high performing system in order to solve a complex problem. The individual computers in this cluster (group) are referred to as nodes. I found another analogy, based on the phenomena of emergence as a […] The post How high performance computers can be applied to boost environmental sustainability appeared first on HapaKenya.

06 December 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Naomi Mburu, a chemical engineering student at the University of Maryland in Baltimore, become the first student from the university to be awarded the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship. Ms. Mburu’s parents are immigrants to the US from Kenya. The Rhodes Scholarship gives those awarded a chance to study at Oxford University in England for two to […] The post Naomi Mburu becomes the first Rhodes Scholar from University of Maryland appeared first on HapaKenya.

06 December 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Faiba is the new kid in the mobile network space in Kenya. The new mobile operator is owned by Jamii Telecommunications Limited (JTL) under the brand name Faiba 4G. JTL acquired a 4G license, on the 700Mhz spectrum, which has made Faiba 4G possible. Faiba 4G is data focused and services will be offered on […] The post Faiba launches data focused 4G mobile network appeared first on HapaKenya.

05 December 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Telkom has launched My Telkom, a smartphone app for its customers. My Telkom app, that will be available to Android and Apple iOS customers, enables customers to check balances for airtime, voice or Internet bundles, top up airtime and buy Internet bundles, and to redeem points from Telkom’s Ziada loyalty programme. They can also contact […] The post Telkom launches a smartphone app for its customers appeared first on HapaKenya.

04 December 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Safaricom has announced the launch of M-PESA services for visually impaired customers. The new service will mean that customers can now access the mobile money services by dialing 234, then selecting the “M-PESA Services” option, followed by the “M-PESA Balance” option. This will then allow customers to enter their PIN and have their balances read […] The post Safaricom introduces M-Pesa voice feature for the visually impaired appeared first on HapaKenya.

04 December 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Two hundred and forty bright but needy students who sat for the 2017 Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCPE) examinations will benefit from scholarships from the KCB Foundation next year. KCB Foundationhas opened applications for the 2018 scholarship programme where successful students will receive full scholarship for four years of secondary education in public schools. […] The post Applications for KCB foundation high school scholarships are now open appeared first on HapaKenya.

04 December 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Safaricom Foundation has partnered with the Kenya Diabetes Management & Information Centre (DMI) to offer free medical services to Kenyans across the country. Safaricom Foundation will contribute Sh26 million to fund the medical camps over the next on year. Since 2005 the two organisations have teamed up to reach close to 300,000 people across the country. […] The post Safaricom Foundation sets aside Ksh. 26M to fund free medical camps appeared first on HapaKenya.

04 December 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Two outstanding Kenyan students stand a chance to pursue their high school education at ISK. The scholarship covers 100% of all tuition, and full waiver of admission, bus and capital levy fees. Scholarship applications are being accepted for students entering Grade 9 or Grade 10 in August 2018. In order to qualify, applicants must be: […] The post Applications for the ISK high school scholarship program are now open appeared first on HapaKenya.

04 December 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Vivo Energy and Engen have today agreed to swap shares in a transaction that will possibly involve cash. The transaction will see Engen operations in 10 markets being transferred to Vivo Energy. The transaction is subject to regulatory approval. The 10 markets are: Kenya, DR Congo, Zimbabwe, Réunion Island, Zambia, Gabon, Rwanda, Mozambique, Tanzania and […] The post Vivo Energy signs deal to take over Engen operations in Kenya & 9 other markets appeared first on HapaKenya.

04 December 2017 » Hapa Kenya

HMD Global has launched the Nokia 2 in Kenya. The smartphone will retail from Ksh. 11,000 in Safaricom stores plus other general phone stores countrywide. The Nokia 2 will be available in Kenya starting today and it will come in two colours i.e. Pewter/Black and Pewter/White. It will be available in both dual and single […] The post The Nokia 2 is now available in Kenya appeared first on HapaKenya.

30 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

With the advances in technology, data has become a vital aspect of our lives/businesses. For businesses, the time for making critical decisions has reduced hence making data the foundation of decision making. Likewise, data has helped governments deliver better public policies and led to improvement of government services world over. Thus, one cannot downplay the […] The post 7 Key features of the Aon Kenya Cyber Liability Insurance cover appeared first on HapaKenya.

30 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Did you know that Showmax adds new series and movies every week? Just this month, subscribers have been treated to the launch of Secrets and Lies, Code Black, Superstore Season 2, the Ronaldo documentary, brand-new episodes of Mr Robot Season 3, express from the US, as well as CSI: Cyber and Victoria. December’s looking pretty […] The post How to get a full year of Showmax for only Ksh. 1,000 with M-Pesa appeared first on HapaKenya.

30 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

SYSPRO, a global ICT company that develops ERP software, recently opened an office in Nairobi, Kenya. They have had a presence here for over 20 years, through partners, but then they felt a need to be closer to their clients here. The company’s ERP solution, SYSPRO ERP, targets customers in manufacturing and distribution and in […] The post 6 reasons why you should use SYSPRO ERP in your business appeared first on HapaKenya.

29 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Infinix has launched their newest smartphone, the Zero 5, in Kenya. The launch in Kenya follows the global launch of the device at the FIVE Palm Jumeirah resort in Dubai on 14th November. The phone is definitely a major improvement from the Zero 4 especially with the screen and the cameras. It comes with Android […] The post Infinix launches the Zero 5 in Kenya; available exclusively on Jumia appeared first on HapaKenya.

29 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Are you headed into your first year at Kenyatta University? Studying a degree is an essential requirement for success in today’s modernized world and choosing to undertake your studies at a prestigious university is a crucial life choice. Adjusting to university life can be a frustrating experience for most new students. However, if you know […] The post Tips for Studying at Kenyatta University appeared first on HapaKenya.

24 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Earlier in the year Microsoft in partnership with Strathmore launched the Microsoft Policy Innovation Centre. Through the partnership, Microsoft sponsored the construction of the Microsoft Auditorium in its Sir Thomas Moore Building, and separately founded the high-tech Microsoft Policy Innovation Centre. The center is meant to provide a place for law students and academia to […] The post Kenyan IT sector policy formulation gets boost from Microsoft, Strathmore & Dalberg partnership...

23 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Over 30 nurses and nutritionists from Kenya have successfully completed a seven-month Post Graduate Program in Pediatric Nutrition (PGPN) course developed and offered in association with Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and supported by Nestlé Nutrition Institute. Boston University and Nestlé Nutrition Institute launched the programme to help bridge the knowledge gap in pediatric […] The post 30 Kenyan nurses & nutritionists graduate from Nestlé sponsored pediatric nutrition...

23 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Procter & Gamble (P&G), manufacturer of the Always brand, has launched a campaign in partnership with various retailers to increase provision of sanitary pads for needy girls across Kenya. As part of the campaign, P&G is inviting the Kenyan public to buy Always sanitary pads, which P&G will match in number and will be donated […] The post P&G partners with retailers to provide sanitary pads to needy schoolgirls appeared first on HapaKenya.

23 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

The iGaming company Stakers announces the launch of their new product—sports betting Pools. Abiding by the rules of fair play and transparent winning conditions, the iGaming operator provides players with the chance to win the 100k jackpot by placing bets starting from 20 cents. Being one of the most popular wagering format worldwide, Stakers strives […] The post Stakers Expands the Boundaries by Launching the All-New Pools appeared first on HapaKenya.

21 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

SYSPRO, a global ICT company that develops Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, has today formally opened an office in Nairobi. The new office will serve as a regional hub for East Africa and will support SYSPRO’s local partners and customers in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda and Ethiopia. SYSPRO was founded in 1978 in Johannesburg, South […] The post Global ERP provider, SYSPRO, opens regional hub in Kenya appeared first on HapaKenya.

21 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

The Ministry of Education CS Fred Matiang’i has released the results for the 2017 KCPE examination. 952,472 candidates sat for the exam this year under tight security to ensure no exam cheating. This year’s exam marking was fast-tracked after the ministry acquired optical machines for the marking process. How to check your 2017 KCPE results […] The post How to check your 2017 KCPE results appeared first on HapaKenya.

17 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

For Ziki Odette, cutting off her dreadlocks and embracing her afro came with its own unique set of challenges. Transitioning from the low maintenance look of dreadlocks to wearing an afro was certainly not easy. Little did she know that on her journey to understanding her natural hair in this new state, she would come […] The post Ziki Odette’s journey into starting the Afrofanatic fashion line appeared first on HapaKenya.

16 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

More than 615,000 students have already conducted rehearsals for the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education. Experts say that this year national examination promises to be flawless. Why can it be so? Continue reading the article to get more tasty facts. The latest facts of examination 2017 demonstrate that the administration has finally managed to keep […] The post Kenya sets up unprecedented security measures during National Exam 2017 appeared first on HapaKenya.

16 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Eight teams participated in the Rift Regional finals of the Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom youth tournament held on Saturday and Sunday in Narok. The boys and girls teams qualified to the regionals finals after a total of 759 games were played in North, Central, South, Eastern and North Western Rift. Over 1,500 teams participated in […] The post Kapenguria Heroes and Tatar Girls emerge winners at Chapa Dimba na Safaricom Narok finals appeared first on HapaKenya.

14 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

The World Internal Security and Police Index have revealed the newest research. According to it, Nigeria has the worst police in Africa, Botswana has the worst. Totally, 127 countries participated in the ranking. The Institute for Economics and Peace, as well as the International Police Science Association, made the considerable part of the review. Internationally, […] The post Nigerian Police is the Worst in Africa—the Latest Ranking appeared first on HapaKenya.

14 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Vivo Energy dedicated its 5th anniversary to the community and celebrated with various, communities across the country through-out the month of November. Members of staff, from all the company’s offices visited children’s homes and shared the anniversary cheer with them. Each home that was visited received food supplies to last them for a period of […] The post Vivo Energy celebrates 5 years in Kenya by visiting children’s homes countrywide appeared first on HapaKenya.

13 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Women in science and technology are often stereotyped as not being able to excel as much as men despite working twice as hard to get where they are. In spite of these challenges, there are women who are breaking the barriers and excelling in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) careers and at the same […] The post Dr. Chao Mbogo; one woman’s remarkable journey in the Kenyan tech sector appeared first on HapaKenya.

09 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Kenya Bankers Association (KBA), the umbrella body of the banking industry today announced the finalists of the 2017 Sustainable Finance Catalyst Awards. The Awards were created to recognize exceptional institutions that practice sustainable finance which has a direct positive impact on the financial sector, the economy, the environment and the society at large. This year, […] The post KBA announces finalists in the Sustainable Finance Catalyst Awards 2017 appeared first on HapaKenya.

09 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

The Kenya Film Commission registered 237 films this year, which is the highest number of films ever submitted for Kalasha Awards since it’s inception. This year, the Kalasha International has been split in three with the Kalasha International Film Festival set from 4th – 8th December 2017, the Kalasha Awards gala on 9th December and […] The post Here is the Kalasha Awards 2017 full list of nominees appeared first on HapaKenya.

08 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Kenyan student, Dahabo Abdi Galgalo is the winner of the Alliance for Accelerating Excellence in Science Award for her innovation geared towards lowering maternal mortality rates. She was awarded for designing a device that uses GPS to track expectant mothers in Marsabit county and ensure that they receive proper medical care. The small device is […] The post Dahabo Abdi Galgalo wins Ksh. 10M in funding for her innovation that helps lower maternal mortality appeared first on HapaKenya.

06 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

In Kenya we have a wealth of sporting talent from athletics, football, cricket, motorsport you name it. Despite many odds, our sports people have managed to compete on the world stage and make a mark. From the likes of Kipchoge Keino, Paul Tergat, Eliud Kipchoge, Vivian Cheruiyot, Wangila Nampunyi to Victor Wanyama and Jeremy Wahome […] The post Sportpesa through the Tujiamini initiative is calling out for talented but undiscovered sports people appeared first on HapaKenya.

03 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Eneza Education and Strauss Energy were winners at the Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship (AAE) 2017 held in Mauritius which are organized by the African Leadership Network (ALN). Eneza Education won the Social Entrepreneur of the Year Award and Strauss Energy won the Best Growing Business Award. Eneza Education provides mobile based education tools for primary […] The post Eneza Education & Strauss Energy win awards at the Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship appeared first on HapaKenya.

03 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Nestlé marked the Africa Youth Day by hosting eighty Kenyan youths to a workshop meant to prepare them for employment and entrepreneurship. The workshop was part of the company’s global initiative dubbed Nestlé Needs Youth through which it aims to help 10 million young people around the world have access to economic opportunities by 2030. […] The post Nestlé hosts entrepreneurship skills workshop for Kenyan youth appeared first on HapaKenya.

03 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

If you’re a woman in tech, then the Standard Chartered Women in Technology program might pique your interest. The program, which is done in partnership with @iBizAfrica at Strathmore University, is an incubation program that targets women entrepreneurs who are already using technology in their business or would like to do so, but lack the […] The post Call for entrepreneurs to apply for Women in Tech incubator by Stanchart appeared first on HapaKenya.

03 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

BLAZE, a mobile network for the youth by Safaricom, has today announced a Ksh. 1.5 million sponsorship for the Impala Floodlights 2017 Rugby Tournament. It is set to kick off on 4th November 2017 at the Impala Grounds. The sponsorship is based on the fact that the Impala Floodlights 2017 Rugby Tournament offers a great […] The post Impala Floodlights to kick off this weekend with BLAZE as new sponsors appeared first on HapaKenya.

03 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Chief Kensington Adebutu, Ogun State businessman and multi-millionaire, rewarded the Super Eagles with N50 million. It happened after the three-time African champions became the first country in Africa to enter FIFA World Cup 2018. In particular, Chief Adebutu thanked Super Eagles for their professionalism, determination, and commitment throughout the qualifying campaign. While communicating with midfielders […] The post Super Eagles Get N50m from Nigerian Multi-Millionaire   appeared first on...

02 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Some years back, people couldn’t wait for the weekend to go out and have a good time with their friends at the club. That is hardly the case nowadays with more and more people choosing to stay at home and indulge. So what happened to the Kenyan club scene? Here are ten reasons why Kenyan […] The post 10 reasons why Kenyan bars seriously suck appeared first on HapaKenya.

02 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

According to a study that came out earlier this year by the National Crime and Research Centre, Kenya is ranked number 17 out 19 on the list of countries where the rate of kidnapping is the highest. The increase in prevalence of kidnapping is fueled by many factors, including the high unemployment rate as most perpetrators […] The post How Missing Child Kenya reunites families with their missing children appeared first on HapaKenya.

01 November 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Uber has announced that it will provide insurance cover for all riders for each trip they take on the application. The company partnered with First Assurance Company Limited and the insurance policy took effect on 16th Oct 2017 and continues to be available to all riders using Uber. Riders using the app will be insured […] The post Uber to insure passengers who use their service in Kenya appeared first on HapaKenya.

30 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

For a long time there has been a perception that generic drugs are inferior to the brand name drugs. This myth i believe has been perpetuated by those who would like to make a killing of sick Kenyans given the fact that brand name drugs tend to be more expensive than generics. In this article […] The post Why brand name drugs are not any better than generics appeared first on HapaKenya.

27 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

The latest on Kenyans doing their damn thing abroad is a short film on Issa Rae’s YouTube channel that stars Kenyan actress, Evelyn Ngugi. Issa Rae is the creator of the series, Insecure, which also featured Kenyan painter, Elias Mungora’s artwork the final espisode of season 2. The short, We are Artists, is part of […] The post Check out ‘We Are Artists’, starring Evelyn Ngugi, an honest film about life in your early twenties appeared first on HapaKenya.

27 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Now that the weekend is upon us, instead of catching up on the latest releases, why not switch it up and throw it back with some classics. Here are some of my top picks on Showmax that you should consider. 1. Brenda Fassie, Not a Bad Girl Brenda Fassie was a force! When I was […] The post 10 classic series and movies to binge on this weekend appeared first on HapaKenya.

27 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

The Kenya Association of Hotel keepers and Caterers (KAHC), their regional affiliate bodies, the Pubs Entertainment and Restaurants Association of Kenya (PERAK), and the collective Management Organizations (CMO’S) announced a new agreement regarding tariffs and payment methods for the background use of musical work, sound recordings and audio visual works. This follows the signing of a […] The post Hoteliers and bar owners sign a new agreement with CMO’s on music copyright tariffs appeared...

26 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Kenya Railways have announced the introduction of second on the Madaraka Express as from 1st November. The afternoon train will leave both Mombasa and Nairobi termini at 3.30pm and will not have any stop-overs along the way. Currently, Madaraka Express operates only trip which departs from both Nairobi and Mombasa termini at 9am and arrives […] The post Madaraka Express to introduce second train to & from Mombasa in November appeared first on HapaKenya.

26 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

AIC Lokichogio Secondary School in northern Kenya was attacked. As a result, six people were murdered—a security guard and five students. A student performed the attack, according to teacher’s words. She also added that the killer was earlier accused of returning to the dormitories with two partners in crime. The attackers injured 18 other students […] The post Six People Were Killed, 18 Injured in Kenya School appeared first on HapaKenya.

25 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

As the festive season draws nearer, it seems the Showmax deals get sweeter. First there was the 3 month subscription to Showmax for the the affordable price of Ksh. 250, and now they have partnered with Safaricom to give us an offer we simply find too hard to refuse. With this latest deal, you get […] The post Buy these phones from Safaricom & get free Showmax access for a month appeared first on HapaKenya.

24 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

The Coca-Cola system in Kenya has announced an investment of nearly $90 million (approximately Ksh. 9B) in Kenya as it seeks to diversify its soft drinks offering in the local market. The new drinks will be produced locally through a new $26 million dollar, hot fill line at the CCBA- Nairobi Bottlers Ltd in Embakasi. […] The post Coca-Cola will invest Ksh. 9B to expand its operations in Kenya appeared first on HapaKenya.

24 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

On 30th June 2017 the Registrar of TradeMarks published Practice Directions on the renewal of trademarks in the Industrial Property Journal -No 2017/06 which effectively does away with the additional 30 day notice period for the renewal of trademarks. Trademarks in Kenya are under KIPI (Kenya Industrial Property Institute). The provisions for the renewal of […] The post New rules for renewal of trademarks in Kenya released appeared first on HapaKenya.

24 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Growing up I remember a time when I used to tie a towel around my neck and imagine I was a super hero. Usually, I’d pretend to be Batman or Wolverine or whichever hyper masculine character that was on Tv back then. So when a friend told me to check out a photo series on […] The post Amazing photo series pays tribute to Mekatilili wa Menza appeared first on HapaKenya.

24 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

When one makes a car purchase, the intention is to have it serve you for as long as possible with minimal breakdowns. However, a car just like any other machine will always have some downtime but the frequency and extent of the down time largely depends on how well you take care of your ride. […] The post 5 reasons why Shell Helix engine oils are perfect for your car appeared first on HapaKenya.

20 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Kenyan software company, Kocela, has been named as the winner in the Payments & Transfers category at the African FinTech Awards 2017. The awards are part of the annual Finance Indaba Africa. The winners were announced on 13th October, after two days of intense pitching battles. To win the top prize, Kocela triumphed over last […] The post Kenya’s Kocela wins big at the African FinTech Awards 2017 appeared first on HapaKenya.

19 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Mama Ngina Drive grounds is said to be the place in Mombasa where the Leader of National Super Alliance (Nasa) will deliver his speech. As William Kingi reports all the principals (Kalonzo Musyoka, Moses Wetang’ula, Musalia Mudavaki) will be present at the meeting as well. Not much is known about the upcoming rally. However, there […] The post Raila makes speech after withdrawal appeared first on HapaKenya.

19 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Ford has launched the limited-edition Ford Ranger Fx4 in Kenya. The vehicles is only available as a 4×4 and will be available from CMC Motors, the Ford distributors in Kenya. The Ranger Fx4 comes with a 3.2L Diesel engine, 470Nm of Torque, 3,500kg towing, and 800mm water wading. It also has large 17” alloy rims, […] The post Limited-edition Ford Ranger Fx4 launched in Kenya appeared first on HapaKenya.

19 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

The 6th edition of the Rusinga Festival will be on December 21 and 22. The annual festival celebrates and aims to preserve the Suba culture and it is hosted on Rusinga Island in Homabay County. The theme for this year”s festival is SPACES, which is a celebration of the platform the festival has provided for […] The post This year’s Rusinga Festival will down on December 21st & 22nd appeared first on HapaKenya.

19 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Silverstone Air has launched with flights to Kisumu and Diani (Ukunda). The company, which is affiliated to Skyward Express, will fly from Nairobi’s Wilson Airport. The airline will have 2 daily flights to and from Kisumu and Diani. The airline is affordable with a return ticket to both Kisumu and Diani costing Ksh. 9,000. The […] The post Silverstone Air launches with flights to Kisumu & Diani appeared first on HapaKenya.

19 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Senegalese vocalist and bassist Alune Wade will be the leading act at the Safaricom Jazz Lounge concert to be held on Saturday 4th November 2017 at Uhuru Gardens. During the course of his three decade career, Wade has worked with renowned artistes such as Senegalese Ishmael Lo. His latest album, HAVANA – PARIS – DAKAR, […] The post Alune Wade will headline Safaricom Jazz Lounge on 4th November appeared first on HapaKenya.

19 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Telkom Kenya has today unveiled a new data bundle, the Freedom Bundle, that allows their customers to make free calls within the network, free WhatsApp and free SMS to any local network. Subscribers to the proposition will also be able to make calls to other networks at Ksh. 2 per minute. Subscriptions are available in […] The post Telkom introduces new data bundle that comes with free calls & SMS appeared first on HapaKenya.

17 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Equity Insurance Agency has launched a healthcare product targeted at the diaspora market to benefit their loved ones back home. The product dubbed ‘Equimed’ is underwritten by Britam and covers outpatient, inpatient, maternity, dental, optical and numerous other benefits. The rollout of Equimed abroad was borne out of research findings from a poll conducted by […] The post Equity launches ‘Equimed’, a health insurance cover for Kenyans living in the diaspora appeared first on HapaKenya.

13 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Nestlé Professional has partnered with Innscor Kenya Limited to provide the latter with beverage solutions to its consumers through Nescafé Alegria vending technology. The machines will provide a selection of eight (8) hot beverages in 300ml servings. The partnership means Cappuccino, Moccaccino, Hot Chocolate, Cardamom Tea, White Coffee, Black Coffee and Espresso lovers can now […] The post You can now get your favourite Nestlé coffee beverage at any Innscor outlet near you appeared first on...

13 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Mwikali Muthaini has been appointed to succeed Nicole Bieske as Amnesty International Board Chair. The International Board consists of 9 members who are elected to the board during the biennial International Council meeting. Members can serve a maximum of two terms. Muthaini has been a member of the International Board since March 2012. Muthaini has […] The post Mwikali Muthaini has been appointed new Amnesty International Board Chair appeared first on HapaKenya.

13 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Lori Sytems from Kenya was crowned as Sub-Saharan Africa’s Most Promising Startup at TechCrunch Battlefield Africa 2017, held in Nairobi, Kenya on 11th October. AgroCenta was chosen as the winner of the social good category, Lori Systems won the productivity and utility category, whilst SynCommerce won the top prize in gaming and entertainment. TechCrunch Startup […] The post Lori systems crowned winners at the first TechCrunch Startup Battlefield held in Africa appeared first on HapaKenya.

12 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Over the years, Kenya has produced some of the greatest athletes the world has ever seen. Individuals who through selfless sacrifice for flag and country have managed to firmly put our name on the global map. For a long time, Kenya was synonymous to our runners such that people out there thought that almost every […] The post We need to start celebrating and honoring our sports legends appeared first on HapaKenya.

11 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Sony Middle East and Africa today announced the launch of the HT-RT40, its new stylish 5.1 channel home theatre system. The home theatre system comprises of a 3-channel sound bar, two rear speakers, and an active external subwoofer. With a total power output of 600W, users can look forward to a true 5.1 surround sound […] The post Sony introduces HT-RT40 5.1 channel home theatre system in Kenya appeared first on HapaKenya.

11 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Cyber liability insurance can be defined as policies which cover a business against liability for a data breach in which information is exposed or stolen by a hacker who has gained access to a firm’s network. The policy covers expenses associated with data breaches such cost of notifying clients, fines, penalties and losses resulting from […] The post 5 reasons why your business needs a cyber liability insurance cover appeared first on HapaKenya.

10 October 2017 » Hapa Kenya

Kenya is truly a sporting nation with world beaters who have competed and emerged victorious in various disciplines. Our athletes have overcome various challenges to bring glory to our country and we have grown too accustomed to hearing our anthem being played during international events. However, there is a growing apathy by people towards our […] The post Sportpesa launches a campaign to rally Kenyans to celebrate our athletes and support sports development appeared first on HapaKenya.

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