Category: INDUSTRY ANALYSIS

KONZA TECHNOLOGY CITY + FACT-CHECKER

KONZA TECHNOLOGY CITY + FACT-CHECKER

Konza Technology City   There is absolutely no doubt that Kenya is determined to become a prosperous, newly industrializing country that is globally competitive by the year 2030 and the futuristic Konza Technology City,...

KONZA CITY – SIDEBAR

KONZA CITY – SIDEBAR

Masdar City, Abu Dhabi – As you are aware, the United Arab Emirates is awash with petrodollars so much that the ultra-wealthy nation is turning its flights of fancy into realities.  Initiated in 2006...

LETTER FROM JO’BURG –  SUPER-SIZE SEATS FOR PASSENGERS OF WIDER THAN AIRLINE AVERAGE GIRTH

LETTER FROM JO’BURG – SUPER-SIZE SEATS FOR PASSENGERS OF WIDER THAN AIRLINE AVERAGE GIRTH

SUPER-SIZE SEATS FOR PASSENGERS OF WIDER THAN AIRLINE AVERAGE GIRTH Letter from Johannesburg By Mwangi Githahu Over the last few years there have been reports from no less an august body than the World...

EAST AFRICAN FLYER – LETTER FROM KAMPALA – CUSTOMER SERVICE A LA UG

EAST AFRICAN FLYER – LETTER FROM KAMPALA – CUSTOMER SERVICE A LA UG

Angela Kintu Customer service is a relatively new concept to Ugandans, seeing as we have only just started owning businesses of our own. In October we will be 50 years independent. For years before...

THE SOUTERN BYPASS ROAD – IS IT A NECESSARY EVIL?

THE SOUTERN BYPASS ROAD – IS IT A NECESSARY EVIL?

The Southern Bypass- A necessary Evil? By Beth Nduta Nairobi is the home of the Nairobi National Park, which covers 117 square kilometers and has a large number of wildlife animals. It is also...

SECURITY IN AFRICAN AIRPORTS

SECURITY IN AFRICAN AIRPORTS

By Juliet Maruru   The Jomo Kenyatta International Airport is constructed in a semi-circle with three units placed on the outer circle arc and one unit placed in what would be the centre point...

Brand consciousness in the age of the social network

Brand consciousness in the age of the social network

  By Brian Obara The mantra ‘there is no such thing as bad publicity’ might pass for sound wisdom in this cynical age but the inherent folly in it quickly becomes apparent when it’s...

DEREK OATWAY INTERVIEW  ‘Our Model is Professional Service with Integrity’

DEREK OATWAY INTERVIEW ‘Our Model is Professional Service with Integrity’

  ‘Our Model is Professional Service with Integrity’ Mr. DEREK OATWAY is Group Chairman of KK Security Group and a founding father of the company in its eastern African form. He was interviewed by...

AT KK GROUP, EYES ARE NOW TRAINED ON SAFER SKIES

AT KK GROUP, EYES ARE NOW TRAINED ON SAFER SKIES

Why the landing of an IATA endorsement is a big deal forsecurity giant   When widely diversified security boutique KK Group ,received the nod from IATA to conduct aviation training locally early this year,...

At KK Group, Getting the Best Security Officer for the Job

At KK Group, Getting the Best Security Officer for the Job

By WASHINGTON AKUMU With the words of the guard at the entrance to the Ngong Racecourse still ringing in my ears, I take the first right turn and immediately notice the sign: KK Group...