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Sunday, July 12, 2020

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Terry Mungai; Kenya’s own beauty queen

When her employer (Diners International) closed down shop, she did what every entrepreneur would do. Start her own business. That was 20 years ago,...

I slept around to revenge on my cheating boyfriend and got HIV

Not many people would be brave enough to open up their murky pasts to scrutiny, pasts that involved casual sex, alcohol abuse, and lawless...

23-year-old builds business one step at a time

Nancy Amunga  started by selling used clothes at Gikomba market and now only getting her name featured in Forbes Magazine can quench her thirst. With...

Africa Youth Trust (AYT)

Empowering today’s youth for a brighter tomorrow Africa Youth Trust (AYT) is an independent, non-partisan development and advocacy organization created for one purpose, to spearhead...

Making Sh. 500,000 per month from selling charcoal

In mid-2013, Ian Oluoch and Tom Osborn joined the Global Minimum’s ‘Innovate Kenya In Challenge’ competition where they pitched an idea on how to...

From heroin to heroine: I overcame drug addiction to help others shun drugs

We meet Judy Wambui outside her home in Kiserian on a warm, sunny Saturday afternoon. She looks relaxed as she chats with Bernard, her...

3 youths making millions from selling software

Richard Matoke and Glausen Wamalwa had just completed their final exams at the university in 2009 when they developed a library administration software. Aged 23...

23-year old skating his way to riches

He started skating by the roadside as a hobby immediately after high school. While at it, parents approached him to train their children. The request...

Millionaire Ndindi Nyoro: Only entrepreneurship will make you wealthy

INTENSITY: Anyone with an intention of making money must be prepared to concentrate first.. In  entrepreneurship, you must focus on one line of business...

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How I started my two side businesses and turned them into success

Side hustles in Kenya: "My name is Peris Masinde. I am a partner account manager with one of the major internet providers in Kenya....

Patrick Macharia: How I made millions as an M-Pesa agent

M-Pesa Agent: Patrick Macharia was among the first pioneers of the M-Pesa business in Kenya. By the year 2017, he had 256 M-Pesa agency...

Angela Kariuki: Customers’ credit book almost killed my business

Angela Wanja Kariuki is the founder and owner of Angie’s Closet, an online and physical clothing line business that styles the modern woman. My boldest...