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Award-winning chef Ali Mandhry discusses his passion for Swahili cuisine and charity work on CNN

Chef Ali

This week on African Voices, the programme meets chef Ali Mandhry who explains how his Kenyan roots inspired his career and continue to echo in his charity work today. Describing himself as an “artist”, Mandhry enjoys working with local ingredients when developing new recipes: “We’re blessed with amazing ingredients in [this] country. We eat fresh, wholesome and unprocessed foods. I …

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The Rising Popularity of Equity Bank’s Eazzyloans


In 2015 Equitel introduced EazzyLoan, a revolutionary product that made it possible for subscribers to instantly borrow 30-day loans of up to Kshs 200,000 via their mobile phones. A year later Equitel rolled out an upgrade on the mobile loan that not only increased the loan amount to Ksh3 million but also introduced flexibility in payments as customers could now …

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Nestle targets Galitos, ChickenInn customers with coffee vending machines

Nestle has installed coffee vending machines at Galitos, Chicken Inn and Pizza Inn in a bid to boost sales by targeting customers of the fast food joints. This follows signing of a deal with franchise company Innscor Kenya that will see beverage maker install its Nestle Alegria vending machines at the outlets. Innscor operates Bakers Inn, Pizza Inn, Galitos, Chicken …

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Galaxy Note8 hits the Kenyan market, offering enhanced productivity

Do bigger things with Galaxy Note8’s refined designed, improved dual camera, enhanced S Pen and more productivity capabilities Kenyan mobile device enthusiasts and consumers can now enjoy best-in-class dual camera experience, enhanced stylus pen usage, innovative entertainment and productivity capabilities with the launch of the Galaxy Note8 device in Kenya on October 5, 2017 at Samsung Experience store at ICEA building. The …

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Colgate-Palmolive celebrates National Oral Health Month in Kenya with free dental check-ups


Colgate-Palmolive is partnering with the Kenyan Dental Association for Oral Health Month in October, as part of the ongoing platform of dental check-ups to facilitating better oral health. Colgate is extending its reach by offering Kenyans FREE dental check-ups at Githurai and Kawangare open market areas, 10 selected Naivas stores and a mobile dental van that will visit various primary …

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CNN International examines the future of Dhow boat building on ‘Inside Africa’

This week ‘Inside Africa’ reports from Lamu, Kenya, where CNN International explores the traditions of the Dhow sailboat and the generations of craftsmen who have been building them. As the oceans become increasingly polluted with plastics, the boat builders are modernising their techniques and have set themselves with a challenge: to make a traditional Dhow boat entirely from recycled plastic. …

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Coca-Cola seeks to extend market lead with launch of Coca-Cola Zero Sugar


Leading non-alcoholic beverage Coca-Cola today launched Coca-Cola Zero Sugar, in a bid to modify its brand portfolio and further extend its market share. The new product which has an improved taste, is more like the original Coca-Cola and without sugar. Speaking during the launch, Coca-Cola Country Manager Kenya, Satyajit Ram said,” To drive sustainable growth for our brands will require a continued …

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Maisha Magic East launches three new local productions


Two new music shows targeted to gospel and secular music lovers A new comedy drama Jela 5 star will keep audiences glued to the screen with drama around life in a short hold prison. Maisha Magic East has launched three new locally produced shows that promise to keep audiences glued to their screens throughout the week, this July. The three …

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More thrills and amazing performances on The Voice Nigeria on DStv and GOtv

July 2017…. It was yet another episode of thrilling performances, disappointment and elation as the third episode of The Voice Nigeria aired on Sunday, the 2nd of July on Africa Magic Showcase (DStv 151) and Africa Magic Urban (DStv 153) and highlights on GOtv Africa Magic Family (channel 52). At the end of episode three, the coaches had each added …

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