Tag: CoronaVirus

Kenya to Reopen Its Airspace to International Flights Next Month

Kenya will reopen its airspace to international flights next month on August 1 as resumption of domestic flights takes off next Wednesday.

Urban Farming Amid the Coronavirus Storm

No one gets a buzz out of her work quite like Wangari Kuria. The 36-year old urban farmer is passionate about organic...

Coronavirus: Tanzania Records Biggest Population Slide Into Extreme Poverty

Tanzania has suffered the biggest rollback of poverty reduction gains in East Africa battered by Covid-19 pandemic, with about six million more...

Are We Heading Back Towards Single-Use Plastic Because Of Coronavirus

The battle against plastic pollution has rapidly gained momentum in recent years. Our 2018 report - Plastics phase-out: Exposure through the value chain -...

Uganda Leads In Road Traffic Drop

Uganda has witnessed the steepest drop in road traffic in Africa as a result of travel curbs to contain coronavirus.

Why Demand For Turnaround Managers Will Shoot Up

The rolling waves of the coronavirus pandemic have violently rocked the globe, flattening businesses across sectors. As a result,...

Kenya’s Plan To Scrap Green Tax Incentives Faulted

Kenya’s plan to take away tax concessions granted to green projects has unnerved businesses in the sustainability space, warning of a reversal...

Kenya’s Power Demand Now Drops

The softening economy perforated by the coronavirus pandemic has seen electricity consumption drop in Kenya for the first time since the country’s...

Coronavirus To Erode Africa’s Economy By $90bn

Africa could lose between $90 billion and $200 billion this year as a result of the coronavirus wave that has rattled markets...

Where Is The Sh70m Raised In Uhuru’s Pay Cut Drive?

As President Uhuru Kenyatta this week announced that he and his deputy William Ruto would from next month each take an 80 percent pay...