President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto are expected to unveil a list of 22 Principal Secretary nominees any day from today.

The unveiling of the PSs comes a day after the Head of State officiated the swearing in of Cabinet Secretaries. On Friday last week, the Public Service Commission concluded the interviewing and short listing of Principal Secretary candidates and handed a list of 66 top candidates to the President for nomination. The sources indicated that… Continue reading President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto are expected to unveil a list of 22 Principal Secretary nominees any day from today.

Google launches All Access music subscription service for $9.99 a month

Google on Wednesday rolled out a music service for smartphones and tablets powered by its free Android software, in a challenge to streaming radio firms such as Pandora and Spotify. The launch of Google Play All Access came at the kickoff of a packed developers conference, which features a range of improvements to the Internet… Continue reading Google launches All Access music subscription service for $9.99 a month

EU pledges 520m euros for Mali reconstruction

The EU said Tuesday it will provide 520 million euros to help rebuild conflict-hit Mali, ahead of an international donors’ conference in Brussels on Wednesday from which Mali is hoping to secure around 2 billion euros of funding. The European Union pledged Tuesday to provide 520 million euros ($674.8 million) over the next two years… Continue reading EU pledges 520m euros for Mali reconstruction