Monthly Archives: September 2015

Apes

Planet of NO apes?

Our closest kin are under threat and urgently need our protection and care Chinoise is an adorable baby chimpanzee at Limbe Wildlife Centre in Cameroon, Central Africa. At this wonderful…

WhereinAfrica

Where in Africa?

What are the best countries in Africa to invest in? Anver Versi takes advice from a colleague at the African Centre for Economic Transformation If you had a million dollars,…

Education

Education, education

Education is vital. But a country needs more than just the basics – good universities are the key to prosperity, argues Msafiri’s business columnist, Nkem Ifejika Saying that education is…

Lupita

Lupita Nyong’o in Kenya

You could see them from a distance: a tight-knit group, lumbering down a dusty path towards men in green coats holding oversized milk bottles. They shuffled along with an awkward…

Rugby

Super Seven

Kenya’s Rugby Sevens team had a few disappointments in last year’s season. Can they up their game and make it to Rio in 2016? Kenya’s Rugby Sevens team is setting…

Groundnuts

Groundnuts take flight

African fusion cuisine is gaining a presence in London and beyond, with enigmatic young creatives the Groundnut Boys leading the way, as msafiri discovers South London foodie trio Duval Timothy,…

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The Caine Prize 2015

Zambian writer Namwali Serpell wins the prestigious Caine Prize for African Writing for her short story “The sack” The £10,000 award, is given each year by a panel of judges…

Website

How to set up your website for business

In part five of our series on technology in business, we look at how to launch and optimise your company website in 2015 We’ve come a long way in 20…

RiseInRevenue

Kenya Airways sees a rise in revenue

A difficult business period has seen passenger numbers rise, and extensive fleet renewal and hub improvements KQ has recorded revenues of Ksh110 billion for the year ended 31 March 2015,…

Rally

KQ extends support of East African Rally

Motor sport plays a key role in promoting Kenya Kenya airways IS TO continue its sponsorship of the East African Safari Classic Rally, which is set for its seventh running…