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  • Have a few extra hours in Instanbul? Why not go on a FREE tour!

    October 18, 2017 9:08 PM 32

    Istanbul is waiting to greet you with streets steeped in history and brimming with mystique! As part of Turkish Airlines mission to provide passengers with the best service possible, they are offering anyone who flies through İstanbul with them, and has a waiting time of at least six hours before their connecting international flight, to a free tour of the city. After

  • KCB Foundation to set up container salons

    October 18, 2017 9:05 PM 30

    The KCB Foundation has launched a container-based franchise model to support beauty and personal care businesses. The modified shipping container will be retrofitted to host a beauty salon and will act as an incubation hub for students who have completed hair and beauty courses to perfect their professional skills. The launch coincided with the graduation

  • Kenyans to enjoy fast internet as KETRACO, Liquid partner to extend Fibre Optic

    October 18, 2017 7:45 PM 31

    Ketraco, the country’s power transmission company, has agreed to a 10-year deal that will see Liquid Telecom use the latter’s wire lines to extend fibre optic cables to far-flung counties. Liquid Telecom won the tender after Ketraco put out an advertisement seeking a firm that would design, supply, instal, manage, and commercialise its fibre network

  • Orange invests $33 million in Sierra Leone expansion

    October 18, 2017 2:20 PM 26

    FREETOWN, (CAJ News) – ORANGE has invested US$33 million in modernisation and expansion projects to enhance the reliability, coverage and network quality following its acquisition of Orange Sierra Leone. The majority of investments have already been realised with 30 new radio sites on air and over half of the entire mobile network upgraded. Bruno Mettling

  • Africa Oil Corp (AOI) Given New C$2.00 Price Target at CSFB

    October 17, 2017 11:08 PM 26

    Africa Oil Corp (TSE:AOI) traded down 1.16% during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $1.71. The company had a trading volume of 43,100 shares. Africa Oil Corp has a 1-year low of $1.65 and a 1-year high of $2.81. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $1.79 and a 200 day moving average of $2.00. The company’s market capitalization is $780.82 million

  • At World Food Prize Week, AfDB’s Adesina sees an African transformation

    October 17, 2017 8:48 PM 34

    Nigeria’s Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, this year’s recipient of the World Food Prize, says that Africa has the potential to help feed the world but needs assistance to cultivate a modern agribusiness sector and infrastructure to support it. “Africa cannot grow in the dark,” said Adesina in remarks made this week while delivering the annual Norman Borlaug Lecture

  • Dr Njoroge has presided over a disciplined banking regime, with shilling remaining stable

    October 17, 2017 5:34 AM 41

    His deceptive demeanour of calm, measured words and soft voice can make you think he is a pushover until you are on the receiving end of his wrath. You may not hear the Yale University-educated economist in a room of 20 unless you pay very close attention or he is on a loudspeaker. When challenged to a fight in a boardroom, the tall, slim bespectacled

  • Vice, Econet partner for production hub in South Africa

    October 16, 2017 2:42 PM 39

    Millennial-focused media company Vice Media and African media group Econet have teamed to launch Vice into Sub-Saharan Africa next year. Titled ‘Kwesé Vice’, the partnership will see Vice and Econet open a bureau and ... Millennial-focused media company Vice Media and African media group Econet have teamed to launch Vice into Sub-Saharan Africa next year. Titled

  • MOVES-Exotix Capital makes trio of senior hires

    October 16, 2017 12:25 PM 36

    LONDON, Oct 16 (IFR) - Exotix Capital, the emerging markets-focused investment bank, has hired former Morgan Stanley banker Chiamaka Ezenwa as head of investment banking for West Africa, one of a trio of senior hires. Exotix said on Monday it had also hired Serge Marston as a non-executive director on its executive management board and Mbithe Muema as head of equity

  • Kenya fuel price cap review to mid-Nov

    October 16, 2017 6:05 AM 29

    KENYA-ENERGY/ (TABLE):TABLE-Kenya fuel price cap review to mid-Nov NAIROBI, Oct 16 (Reuters) - Kenya's Energy Regulatory Commission set the following maximum retail prices for diesel, petrol and kerosene for the month to Nov. 14. Kenya has set an upper limit on prices of petrol, diesel and kerosene since 2010 and lists the prices for regions of the country