E-commerce start-up Zumi closes down over lack of funding
On Tuesday, the B2B (business-to-business) marketplace’s co-founder and CEO William McCarren announced they will close doors due to a funding drought.The current macro environment has made fundraising extremely difficult, co-founder and CEO William McCarren said.
Azimio protesters meted violence on ‘respectful’ officers during demos - IG Koome
Koome said the protests turned out to be “violent crime scenes".He said protesters engaged in running battles with and stone-throwing at the anti-riot police officers.Twenty-four officers were reportedly injured in Nairobi.
Raila Odinga declares protests every Monday
Addressing protesters atop his motorcade when he joined them in Nairobi’s Eastleigh area, Odinga said Monday’s mass action was just the beginning of what he called a fight for justice.
‘Today is just a rehearsal, the real protest is coming,’ Azimio MPs say
Calling it a “rehearsal”, the MPs who addressed the press outside Parliament buildings in the capital said Kenyans should anticipate more protests as the opposition continues to pressure President William Ruto’s administration to heed to their demands.
Ruto says he's determined to make Kenya a God-fearing state
“This will be a government that respects all religions and we will work with all church leaders and those from other religions to make sure Kenya is a God-fearing nation,” President Ruto said on Sunday.
Ruto: My friend Raila has no reason to terrorise the country with demonstrations
Ruto told faithful at an interdenominational service in Kapsabet, Nandi County, that Odinga’s mass action plan are not for any legitimate concerns.To the religious leaders in attendance who had raised concerns on brewing tension ahead of Azimio’s Monday protests in the capital, Ruto said: “You pray...
Six giant snails found in luggage of Ghanaian traveller
The man transporting the snails is a resident of Ghana. He was released without further actions and the molluscs were seized for further analysis.
Stolen laptops, BVR kits were not used in 2017, 2022 elections - IEBC
IEBC presented a report to Parliament detailing the loss of election equipment such as laptops, BVR kits, and hard disks across Kisumu, Tharaka-Nithi and Nandi counties.The electoral body says the 952 stolen devices were procured in 2012 for use in the 2013 General Election....
Game of Learners: Microsoft invites applications as coding competition returns for Season 4
This year's competition seeks to to guide learners in developing possible tech solutions for the health sector.Participants will be working to develop possible technology solutions that can address different health challenges.
3 students die, 18 injured as lorry rams into classroom in Uganda
Police say the truck driver lost control and rammed into the fence at Kasaka Senior Secondary School, before proceeding through to the school computer lab.The three died on the spot.