Experts Poke Holes on Plan to Take Power to Every Home

[Nation] As Kenya’s Sh18.5 billion plan to connect close to one million households to the power grid gathers pace under the Last Mile Connectivity Project, questions continue to emerge on the socio-economic benefits of the initiative.

[Nation] As Kenya's Sh18.5 billion plan to connect close to one million households to the power grid gathers pace under the Last Mile Connectivity Project, questions continue to emerge on the socio-economic benefits of the initiative.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

We Can Use Phones to Access Insurance

[Citizen] Mobile technology is one the fastest growing industry in the continent, providing a platform for transforming African healthcare systems which are full of challenges. Currently, a few people are enrolled in health insurance schemes.

[Citizen] Mobile technology is one the fastest growing industry in the continent, providing a platform for transforming African healthcare systems which are full of challenges. Currently, a few people are enrolled in health insurance schemes.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Is Wema Sepetu Relocating to Kenya?

[Nation] Former Miss Tanzania and popular actress Wema Sepetu has expressed an interest in relocating from Tanzania to Kenya and other than mingling with her “Kenyan darlings”, the beauty queen has kept mum on why she wishes to move.

[Nation] Former Miss Tanzania and popular actress Wema Sepetu has expressed an interest in relocating from Tanzania to Kenya and other than mingling with her "Kenyan darlings", the beauty queen has kept mum on why she wishes to move.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Popular 90s Group Soul 4 Real to Perform in Nairobi

[Nation] The once sensational 1990s boyband Soul 4 Real is expected in the country this week for what is likely to be a major throwback down memory lane concert. The group is best known for their mid-1990s worldwide hits like Candy Rain and Every Littl…

[Nation] The once sensational 1990s boyband Soul 4 Real is expected in the country this week for what is likely to be a major throwback down memory lane concert. The group is best known for their mid-1990s worldwide hits like Candy Rain and Every Little Thing I do from their platinum selling album Candy Rain.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya to ‘Act’ on Reports British Spied on Kibaki and Odinga

[Nation] The Kenyan government is taking seriously reports that British intelligence agents spied on President Mwai Kibaki and Prime Minister Raila Odinga, including intercepting their communication, and will release a statement after reviewing the inf…

[Nation] The Kenyan government is taking seriously reports that British intelligence agents spied on President Mwai Kibaki and Prime Minister Raila Odinga, including intercepting their communication, and will release a statement after reviewing the information.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Broadcaster Hands Over Documents to Parliament Inquiry

[News24Wire] The SABC has finally handed over requested documents to Parliament’s ad hoc committee which is holding an inquiry on the fitness of the broadcaster’s board.

[News24Wire] The SABC has finally handed over requested documents to Parliament's ad hoc committee which is holding an inquiry on the fitness of the broadcaster's board.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Local Firm to Produce Fortified Foods to Fight Child Malnutrition

[New Times] An estimated 120,000 children and mothers from vulnerable families are expected to start enjoying free nutritious foods this festive season once a fortified foods factory starts production, according to officials.

[New Times] An estimated 120,000 children and mothers from vulnerable families are expected to start enjoying free nutritious foods this festive season once a fortified foods factory starts production, according to officials.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda