Magufuli taught us that Africa can do without foreign aid – Uhuru Kenyatta

Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta who doubles as the Chairman for the East African Community (EAC), said during his tribute that, Tanzania’s late President, John Pombe Magufuli has demonstrated that, Africa has what it takes to develop without dependency on foreign aid. Kenyatta said that, “In a very short span of time, President Magufuli has shown […]

$200 million revenue loss: Kenya cancels Chinese contract 5years earlier

The Kenyan government has successfully terminated an existing contract which allows a Chinese company called Africa Star Railway Operation Company (Afristar) to manage the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) for a period of ten years; cutting the initially agreed period by five years. From the beginning of the project back in 2014, the Kenyan government contracted […]

Chinese Debt Trap: Kenya’s Mombasa Port could be taken over by China

A common practice adopted by African leaders in recent times is the act of hiding details of loans from creditors, especially China from their citizens; this follows the growing campaign by young Africans against killer loans with tendencies to jeopardize their future. When the News first broke in 2018 that, major Kenyan assets were committed […]

Kenyan footballer captured breastfeeding her child during a half-time break

A Kenyan female footballer made headlines since she was captured breastfeeding her child during a half-time break in a football game. Winnie Wangui is a single mother who is very determined to follow her dream in the sports of football. “I want to pursue my football talent together with raising my daughter” The 23-years-old superwoman […]

Young Kenyan innovators create robotic arms to support persons with disabilities

Two young Kenyan innovators have started an initiative which will contribute immensely towards the campaign to make life easier for persons living with disabilities. The innovators, David Gathu and Moses Kinua who live about 30killiometers from Nairobi have built functioning robotic arms; many people are amazed by the technical knowledge of these two young boys […]

Kenya’s Safaricom suspends China’s Huawei 5G mobile network rollout

In what came as a surprise to many, Kenya’s largest telecom operator, Safaricom has suspended the planned roll-out of Huawei’s 5G mobile network service. Earlier on, the acting CEO of Safaricom, Michael Joseph made a public address in which he disclosed that trial tests on the much-criticized 5G network was completed awaiting roll-out. The tech […]

Akoin Cryptocurrency Launches in Kenya as Pilot for $6 Billion Akon City

Senegalese-American musician and businessman, Alioune Badara Thiam, known popularly as Akon and his partners have successfully launched the much-anticipated Cryptocurrency called Akoin in Kenya. The Mwale Medical and Technology City (MMTC), $2 billion metropolis situated around a 5,000-bed medical and technology complex located in Kenya’s Kakamega County has rolled out Akoin.The akoin cryptocurrency has equally […]

COVID-19: A University in Kenya unveils ventilators made by students

Students from Kenyatta University have close to assist solve the ventilator crisis within the country in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. The ventilators were produced as a joint venture by 16 students from the Engineering Faculty, Pharmacy, Medicine and Nursing in 7-Days under the guardians of their Deans developed a Prototype of a Ventilator […]

Four Chinese nationals arrested over the maltreatment of a Kenyan employee

Information reaching EYEGAMBIA indicates that Kenyan authorities have arrested four Chinese nationals at the Chez Wou restaurant on Sunday, the 9th of February, 2020. This followed the public demand for justice for Mr. Simon Oseko, the Kenyan employee who was lashed by his Chinese boss. Police officers from the Kenyan Directorate of Criminal Investigation raided […]