How Kenyatta’s Brookside Dairy plans to dominate market

East Africa’s biggest milk processor Brookside Dairy is seeking to double its sales within a year in a well calculated plan to further reinforce its dominance of the local dairy industry. The company, which is majority owned by President Uhuru…
Nyandarua to host Kenya’s first luxury cemetery for celebs

Luxury cemeteries are increasingly becoming popular in developed countries as fabulously wealthy celebrities seek innovative ways to continue living a luxurious life even in death. Locally, the idea of a luxury cemetery is in-existent considering that a majority of wealthy…
Chinese firm CRBC to operate new railway for ten years

The Kenya Railways Corporation and the China Road and Bridge Corporation have signed an operations, maintenance and service agreement for the Mombasa-Nairobi standard gauge railway, which has seen the Chinese firm taking over as operator of the new transportation facility.…
Land prices hit Sh80m mark as investors scramble for Marsabit

Wealthy investors are engaging in ferocious bidding wars for land in Marsabit in a move that is pushing up prices in the previously unattractive town. The scramble for a piece of Marsabit comes shortly after the completion of the Isiolo-Moyale…
Purple tea farming is a game changer for tycoons in Kenya

Black tea has for decades remained a major source of cash for agro-tycoons in Kenya, with the country being the world’s leading exporter of the commodity. In 2016, for example, the country earned a total of Sh120.6 billion from tea…