Smartphone penetration has shot up very quickly in the region and especially in Kenya where the penetration rate is well over 60%. This has also had a major increase on the penetration of Internet now well over 90% of all mobile phone users in the country. Gadget sales have boomed in Kenya with m...
Healthcare is a basic human but it is also very costly. Living in a developing country such as Kenya brings with it challenges as far as healthcare is concerned.
To put that into context, consider this. Much as the government is working hard to ensure that our hospitals are well equipped, the...
Kenya is East Africa’s biggest economic and technological hub with vast developments in transport and infrastructure. Kenya’s real GDP growth has averaged over 5% for the last seven years and since it has been ranked as a lower middle income country because its per capita GDP crossed a...
Owning a personal car was once a preserve for only the very rich. It was status symbol that only a few could afford and the others aspire to. This has however changed over the years with more and more car brands competing for sales hence bringing the cost of cars relatively low depending on ...
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Citibank analysts are a worried lot and it has everything to do with bitcoins in Kenya. In a recent report, they have warned that Kenyans have accumulated holdings of bitcoin estimated at more than Sh163 billion, which could cause widespread disruption to the economy were the cryptocurrency to co...
About a year ago, Kenyan importers were asked to ensure that they acquire local marine insurance as opposed to working with foreign firms as had been the case. The marine cargo insurance in Kenya is meant to protect the importers...
It is that time of year again when we all draft this list of our New Year resolutions that we somehow never get t honor. If most of us are honest, some of our resolutions in this year’s list have been recycled over the years since they are never honored. Do not beat yourself up about it...
Car insurance in Kenya is the biggest segment of the general insurance market accounting for over KSh 45 billion premiums representing close to 28% of the entire insurance market in Kenya in 2016. With over 7,000 new cars imported in Kenya every month, it is no wonder motor insurance is an enormo...
Motor Third Party Only (TPO) is the second most popular car insurance in Kenya behind the comprehensive cover. It is the minimum required insurance for any kind of vehicle to be on the road in Kenya According to the Kenya Traffic ...