Monthly Archives: June 2014

The-Peech

Dream destinations

Fancy a trip aboard Kenya Airways’ new B-787 Dreamliner? We asked Paris Guidebook expert Mike Gerrard to plan some dream itineraries…  The Dreamliner plane is designed to put the fun…

JumpforJoy

Behind the scenes

The long-awaited arrival of Kenya Airways’ first Dreamliner was a cause for celebration in Nairobi. Jackson Biko delves behind the scenes to find out about the 787’s journey so far…

Football

World Cup 2014

The dance is samba, not pata-pata; the instrument of choice is a pandeiro or cuica, not a vuvuzela, and the football fans singing in the streets are Brazilian not South…

Amsterdam

Water world

Explore the elegant, ubiquitous waterways of the Dutch capital in the first of our new series helping you discover the world’s most iconic sights with Kenya Airways Water, water everywhere……

SurvivalFittest

Survival of the fittest

Msafiri’s new business columnist, Nkem Ifejika, believes that adaptability leads to good problem-solving skills One of my favourite experiments is the Duncker’s candle problem. The participant gets a box of…

LeadingLight

Leading light

Patrick Ngowi, 29, has built a multimillion-dollar business in Tanzania providing solar products to companies and individuals Patrick Ngowi has always had an eye for an opportunity. When he was…

BusinessBasics

Business basics

Since 6 April this year, when the Nigerian government released its rebased Gross Domestic Product (GDP) figures, this giant West African country has laid claim to being the largest economy…

Nigeria

Business Travel Guide – Nigeria

Doing business in Nigeria? Starting this month, Kenya Airways flies to Nigeria’s capital city Abuja. Msafiri makes some recommendations for a memorable business trip  With a youthful and ever-expanding population…