Business

State Launches Online Plant Import System

The government has launched an online system to screen and manage plants, grains and seeds being imported. The e-system seeks to replace the manual, slow and time consuming system with an efficient, effective and time saving one. Agriculture cabinet secretary Felix Koskei said the agriculture…

Secrecy Surrounding Owners of Private Jets

CONTINUED FROM YESTERDAY EDITION The recent development where private jet operators who were licenced by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) to carry out their operations in line with the Air Operator’s Certificate (AOC), have turned their private jets into revenue making ventures is giving…

Factsheet – Freedom of Information in Africa

This factsheet was originally published by Africa Check. Africa Check is a non-partisan organisation which promotes accuracy in public debate and the media. Twitter @AfricaCheck and www.africacheck.org. Freedom of information (FOI) is considered a fundamental component of freedom of expression. When citizens are ill-informed and…

WomenCorporateDirectors Announces Sempra Energy, Biogen Idec, L'Oreal, and Marilyn Carlson Nelson as 2015 Visionary Award Winners (PR Newswire)

NEW YORK, March 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Recognizing companies and CEOs who lead their industries in corporate governance practices, WomenCorporateDirectors (WCD) has named as its 2015 Visionary Award winners the top-performing utility company Sempra Energy; the global biotech firm Biogen Idec; Marilyn Carlson Nelson, former…