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African games developers to watch out for

With the obvious barriers to internet access and even an occasional blackout holding African game developers back, a new generation of entrepreneurs emerges, founding their own game development companies, and making it their mission...
Choosing a present for your girlfriend’s children can be tricky

Dating single moms: how to choose a present for her children

A number of gentlemen have been there and for sure, dating a single mom is not a straight-forward task. Well, partly because our society still believes in unnecessary myths and...
Music is a big part of most people’s lives

Music can have a major effect on our mood

Music is a big part of most people’s lives. It can often provide the soundtrack to whatever we’re doing, whether it’s working up a sweat in the gym, concentrating on...
Go cashlesss

To the people that want to go cashless but can’t get started

It’s no secret that we are living in challenging, uncertain times where we have to consciously take precautions and fight the pandemic. Seated at home on my short chair, I...
Bank

Disruption: Why Kenyans don’t need to visit the bank anymore

For a long time, a trip to the bank was usually a hassle. Long waiting times and lines, inconvenient opening times and finding a close enough branch made it one...
Jaluo Oksechi

Be unstoppable! How Otieno helped neighbor Maina pay rent at midnight

Knock! Knock! “Otieno… Otieno… I know you are awake!” Knock! Knock! I was shocked that someone was knocking on my Mercedes’ door. “Maybe it’s a phone thief…. I thought to...
Losing Credit Card Should not be stressful

This is why losing your credit or debit card is no longer a nightmare!

We’ve all been there, reached down for our wallet only to find it isn’t there. It could have been left somewhere, or stolen while you weren’t looking, or maybe it...
Standard Chartered Bank Mobile App

Stay safe! Here are transactions you can do on your Standard Chartered Mobile app

Time for some action …and no, not the kind on Netflix. Manage your money from the comfort of your home as you stay safe. You want to do stuff with...
Kenyans Queueing

Opinion: All Kenyan businesses should to now process KRA payments online

We used to love queuing and doing things last minute. Not any more. New habits are with us! Haven’t we learned a lot? At least I can speak for my...
Petty Cash

When your petty cash department has to work from home: Tips and tricks to stay safe

When most of us think of the petty-cash department, we tend to think of straight-faced persons seated behind a desk in an office, dealing with piles of paperwork and always...
Money Payroll

Payroll as you work from home: How Kenyan businesses should take advantage of this award winning platform

Payroll jobs involve executing procedures to ensure all employees of a business receive correct compensation on the correct designated calendar days. Depending on the size of the business, an owner...
Businesses can now do all transactions conveniently using Straight2Bank

Discover Straight2Bank: What it means for your business as you work from home

Alternative banking is the in-thing for businesses right now as we experience uncertain times. All organisations are keen to manage this unforeseen disruption and to stay afloat, each is undertaking...
Standard Chartered Bank will give you investment options

Here’s how to manage your investments while social distancing

We’re living through history and staying safe is a major priority right now. The ongoing efforts to control the pandemic has made it necessary for most of us to work...
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These are the sports to watch in 2020 on DStv

This is a year full of expectations and differences. There have been changes and improvements in what DStv will show and you don’t want to miss out. Have a look...
Art Of Music Foundation

The Art Of Music Foundation Celebrates 10 Years Since Inception

The Art of Music Foundation celebrated 10 years since inception with stellar performances headlined by Polish music composer, conductor and producer JIMEK (Radzimir Debski) and top Kenyan Orchestras. The Foundation...
Safaricom Youth Orchestra at rehearsals

Art of Music 10 year anniversary concert on 30th November

Founded in 2009, The Art of Music has been in existence to promote the performance and appreciation of art music in Kenya and use it’s transformative power to change lives,...
TOYOTA RUSH

Rush! The all-new 2019 Toyota

Toyota Kenya has a diverse and comprehensive portfolio of cars and they seem to have a vehicle catering to everyone’s needs. Or do they? Kenya has seen a rise in...
Preparation pays and the Cancer insurance from ICEA Lion gives avenue to plan ahead 
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Cancer insurance: Why the policy by ICEA Lion makes sense for Kenyans

Cancer is quickly becoming a scourge in our society. It kills 33,000 Kenyans annually and there are 48,000 new cancer cases reported every year. 60% of those diagnosed are younger...