Rotich Memo Reveals Treasury Fears Over Rising Public Wage Bill

[Nation] Treasury secretary Henry Rotich has stopped fresh recruitment in the public service and announced new measures to curtail spending in a special memo that signals rising fears over the ballooning wage bill.

[Nation] Treasury secretary Henry Rotich has stopped fresh recruitment in the public service and announced new measures to curtail spending in a special memo that signals rising fears over the ballooning wage bill.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

First Lady Defies Court Order

[New Zimbabwe] FIRST Lady Grace Mugabe’s failure to comply with a court ruling demanding that she returns properties seized from a Lebanese dealer Jamal Ahmed reflects gross disrespect of the Constitution by the First Family, human rights defenders and…

[New Zimbabwe] FIRST Lady Grace Mugabe's failure to comply with a court ruling demanding that she returns properties seized from a Lebanese dealer Jamal Ahmed reflects gross disrespect of the Constitution by the First Family, human rights defenders and political commentators have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Doctors Meet to Decide On 40% Pay Rise Offer

[Nation] Doctors will on Friday decide whether to accept President Kenyatta’s 40 per cent pay rise offer or continue with their strike until a Collective Bargaining Agreement between them and the government is implemented.

[Nation] Doctors will on Friday decide whether to accept President Kenyatta's 40 per cent pay rise offer or continue with their strike until a Collective Bargaining Agreement between them and the government is implemented.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Troubled Firms Shine Spotlight On Large Investors’ Analysis

[Nation] The rising number of companies that falter after receiving billions in funding from local and foreign institutions has raised questions over the quality of the due diligence done by the seemingly reputable investors.

[Nation] The rising number of companies that falter after receiving billions in funding from local and foreign institutions has raised questions over the quality of the due diligence done by the seemingly reputable investors.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

These Rising Stars Have Shaken Kenya, and the World Too

[Nation] They are multi-award winning personalities, chief executive officers and movers and shakers in their various fields. Without doubt, these young achievers are forces to reckon with. Arguably, 2016 was a prodigious year for them as they were hon…

[Nation] They are multi-award winning personalities, chief executive officers and movers and shakers in their various fields. Without doubt, these young achievers are forces to reckon with. Arguably, 2016 was a prodigious year for them as they were honoured and awarded for their exemplary exploits, shaking the country, and for some, the world too.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Christmas Spending Lifts Kenya’s December Trade

[Nation] Christmas spending lifted Kenya’s business sentiment in December with traders reporting they had received more orders amid rising demand, separate monthly surveys by two banks showed on Thursday.

[Nation] Christmas spending lifted Kenya's business sentiment in December with traders reporting they had received more orders amid rising demand, separate monthly surveys by two banks showed on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya