Central Bank of Kenya (CBK)

Sacco clients’ pain as CBK reinstates transaction charges above Sh100

Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has allowed resumption of charges for transactions above Sh100 effected through bank-specific mobile money wallets […]

Kenya’s mobile money usage continues to soar, says report

Steve Umidha @UmidhaSteve A growing number of Kenyans continue to use mobile money as a fitting means for their daily […]

Borrowers’ relief as CBK extends loan repayment

Borrowers have been handed three more months before they start servicing their loans after the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) […]

Balancing access to digital lending with suitable law

Joseph Githaiga and Christopher Ndegwa Increasing access to credit is an essential aspect of Kenya’s efforts to accelerate economic growth. […]

Residential rental prices soar in 2021

Steve Umidha @UmidhaSteve The subdued economy saw general cost of houses end on a low in the last quarter of […]

Telco stock outlook dim on new CBK policy

A new policy set to open the national payment systems to competition could affect Safaricom share price outlook, analysts have […]

State moves to reduce its debt burden

The government is reducing its short-term debt profile by issuing more medium-term papers to cut down pressure on its finances […]

CBK holds lending rate at 7pc, cites effects of recent policy measures

Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has held its benchmark lending rate at seven per cent for the sixth straight time, […]

Virus curbs drive economy into recession in Q3 of 2020

Kenya’s economy slid into a recession in the third quarter of 2020 after Covid-19 containment measures forced business activities to […]

Uhuru commissions construction of police leadership academy

National Police Service (NPS) yesterday launched the construction of a Police Leadership Academy in Ngong for training of senior officers. […]