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Co-operative Bank to support free cancer screening campaign

By Our Reporter Beth Mugo Cancer Foundation in collaboration with Co-operative Bank and other partners has drawn out a countrywide programme of Free Cancer Screening Camps where Kenyans can get…

Drivers undergo eyesight test

By Eugene Kioko Drivers in Machakos were recently screened for various eye conditions at Machakos Bus Park in an exercise organized by Machakos Matatu Owners Association. Association Chairman Steve Mutuku…

Kakamega launches Sh23m smart farm

By Andanje Wakhungu County Government of Kakamega has launched a multi-million smart farm that will be used to collect milk and train youths in Lugari Sub-County. Deputy Governor Professor Philip…

M-Kula wins big at Fini Awards 2019

By Our Reporter  Local financial and technology firm Apptivate Africa scooped best Digital Feeding programme in recently concluded Fin Awards 2019. The award recognizes innovative and disruptive FinTech companies across…

Amica CEO: This is what to consider before taking that loan

By Kage Njoroge Amica Sacco Chief Executive Officer James Mbui has advised cooperators to go take loans for development purposes. “Good loans help us seize investment opportunities when they arise,…

Safaricom Investment Co-op joins NSE’s Ibuka Program

By Jackson Okoth Safaricom Investment Co-operative has joined Ibuka, Nairobi Securities Exchange’s (NSE) premium incubation and acceleration programme for high growth companies in Kenya. The co-operative is joining the Accelerator…

Maize farmers need more incentives, training

Award-winning don urges government to increase agriculture budget By James Wakahiu Maize famers in the country have been losing millions of bags due to poor post-harvest practices, a Mount Kenya…

Saccos in dilemma over ‘outsiders’

Rebranding and opening of common bond has left out Saccos grappling with a myriad of challenges. The increasing rate of loan defaults after entry of new faces, not known by…

Saccos hold Sh 420 billion in deposits

By Jackson Okoth Savings and Credit Co-operative Societies, which include deposit-taking as well as those engaged in back office operations, have mobilized savings to the tune of more than Sh…