Toshiba & Midtown Clinic root for microRNA Technology for early detection of Cancer

\TOKYO─ Toshiba Corporation has executed a joint research agreement with Midtown Clinic Medical Corporation (hereinafter “Midtown Clinic”) and HIMEIDIC Inc. that will verify the effectiveness of microRNA technology in the early detection of cancer. Midtown Clinic is a Tokyo-based medical center that provides medical services with management support from HIMEDIC Inc.,

KEBS ratifies new standards to boost adoption of clean energy in the country

The Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) has approved ten (10) standards that provide specifications for systems and equipment that utilize clean energy such as solar and wind pursuant to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). “The use of natural replenishable energy resources contribute positively to Kenya’s economy in the fight against global

Rolls -Royce & Tecnam join Widerøe to deliver all-electric Aircrafts

Rolls-Royce and airframer Tecnam are joining forces with Widerøe – the largest regional airline in Scandinavia, to deliver an all-electric passenger aircraft for the commuter market, ready for revenue service in 2026. The project expands on the successful research programme between Rolls-Royce and Widerøe on sustainable aviation and the existing partnership between Rolls-Royce and

Kisumu County to start production of Electric Motorbikes

Kisumu governor Professor Peter Anyang Nyongo has announced that his county will start the local production of electric motorbikes at the County’s business innovation and Incubation centre. The governor announced this when he received a donation of 15 motor bikes from the United Nations Environmental Programe UNEP as part of the

Experts urge the new Biden administration to calibrate U.S. policy on North Korea

Scholars and Foreign policy experts have advised new Joe Biden administration to take a more pragmatic approach in engaging North Korea after the previous engagements seemed to bear no fruit. This came at the International virtual Forum on One Korea and Congressional Roundtable The virtual forum organized by the

Huawei CEO Ren Zhengfei : We won’t give up the ideal of Globalization

Ren Zhengfei Huawei’s CEO Ren Zhengfei has pledged to stick to a globalization strategy despite external pressure. He has called on the new US administration to come up with more open policies that are in the interests of US companies and the US economy as a whole. These are the first public

Top Nyanza entrepreneur Teddy Warria launches his book “A Son of the Nile”

Top Kenyan entrepreneur Teddy Warria is on 8th January 2021 launching his book entitled "A Son of the Nile" at Dunga Beach in Kisumu. The book is an African Literature that describes a journey of self-discovery for the Luo African whose story has never been told to the fullest. In his

UN Secretary General appoints Siddharth Chatterjee as Resident Coordinator in China

Mr. Siddharth Chatterjee UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has appointed senior UN official Siddharth Chatterjee as the new United Nations Resident Coordinator in China. This is a according to a statement published in the the United Nation's website. Reacting to his appointment on Twitter, Mr. Chatterjee who is currently the Resident

Kenyan social media “Palscity” Global Launched in Nairobi

Kenyan tech Innovators this morning launched a new interactive social media site dubbed Palscity on Friday 4th December 2020 in Nairobi. The innovation is set to provide Kenyans with alternative to international soicial media sites such as Facebook, Instagram, Linked and many others. Speaking at the Grand launch streamed live