GE to supply turbines to Kenya's biggest wind power plant

General Electric, a multinational corporation, have won the contract to supply turbines to Kenya's biggest wind power plant.

E.Africa common currency plans a double-edged sword

The five-nation East African community recently signed an agreement to adopt a common currency in the near future.

Kenya to sign coal mining deal with China's Fenxi

Kenya expects to sign an agreement with China's Fenxi Mining Group before the end of December to develop coal mining projects.

Cargo traffic at Kenya's main port edges up 3%

Goods traffic through Kenya's main port increased by 2.9 percent in the 10 months to October from a year ago.

Somali prime minister voted out by lawmakers

Somalia's parliament voted on Monday to sack Prime Minister Abdi Farah Shirdon.

Standard Chartered launches mobile wallet service in Kenya

Standard Chartered Bank East Africa and Safaricom have launched a straight2bank mobile wallet to provide services for Kenya’s unbanked.