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Vincent O’Neill’s Ox-Cart Ride To Makueni School Lights Up Twitter

Ireland ambassador to Kenya Vincent O’Neill has excited the internet after he rode an ox-drawn cart to open a school in Makueni County on Monday. Photos of Mr O’Neill manoeuvring a muddy section of the road to St Patrick’s School in Kawese Village have gone viral on social media. “Privileged to open wing of St […]

Packaging material manufacturer Statpack Industries has entered into an agreement with German technology firm Minebea Intec to supply their inspection and weighing machinery in Kenya. Statpack chief executive officer Mayur Shah said the firm will be the sole distributor of Minebea’s factory X-ray inspection machines and weighing scales in the Kenyan market under the new […]

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A delegation of German print and packaging industry executives is in Nairobi to scout for investment opportunities in the region. The group Tuesday held talks with about 60 Kenyan firms seeking direct links with the manufacturers. The German Industry and Commerce Country Director Maren Diale-Schellschmidt said executives from about eight companies of the European company […]

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The 25th European Film Festival opens next week on May 12, missing three of its European Union members but adding two new ones. For the first time, Austria, Denmark and Italy are not presenting films at the festival despite the festival’s theme being ‘Integration’. It’s especially unfortunate as Italy’s film ‘Fire at Sea’ won the […]

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Kenya has secured Sh6.9 billion from France for the construction of an 80-megawatt wind farm in Meru in a move expected to boost the country’s renewable energy drive. The funding was signed during President Uhuru Kenyatta’s visit to France this week and will finance the first phase of the energy project expected to have a […]

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