THOUGHTS

M-PESA to Paypal funds transfer now available

M-PESA to Paypal funds transfer now available

Safaricom (NSE:┬áSCOM), PayPal and TransferTo have today announced a collaboration on a new service that will allow movement of funds between M-PESA and PayPal accounts, a huge boost to international eCommerce. Qualifying M-PESA customers in Kenya can link their PayPal accounts to their M-PESA wallets, […]

Are Kenyan government agencies taking full advantage of social media?

Are Kenyan government agencies taking full advantage of social media?

Social media is quickly becoming one of the main communication tools of the digital age. It is not only a great tool for individuals but for organizations and brands as well. Kenya is considered to have one of the most vibrant online communities in Africa […]

Yes, Kenyans read but…..

Yes, Kenyans read but…..

By now most of you know my stand on the debate about whether Kenyans read or not. A lot of the mainstream conversations claim that we do not but I am of the contrary opinion with regards to the matter. I believe Kenyans read. Or […]

Can Arsenal turn things around in 2018?

Can Arsenal turn things around in 2018?

.My initial intention was to write and publish this article last week but couldn’t find time to do it. Or rather, procrastination got the better of me. Then Swansea happened last night and all the Arsenal fan were brought back to earth. Myself included. Being […]

What chances do African teams have at #Russia2018? by @anj_116_

What chances do African teams have at #Russia2018? by @anj_116_

December 1st was a great day for 32 nations that had qualified for the 2018 World Cup. Among the 32 Nations five of those nations came from our motherland Africa. These five nations carry the pride of one of the only few continents never to […]

Review: World Cup Group Draw #Russia2018

Review: World Cup Group Draw #Russia2018

The much awaited World Cup group draw happened on Friday with all the 32 teams being drawn into 8 groups of four teams each. This year saw major players miss out on qualification with teams like Italy, USA, Chile and the Netherlands not taking part […]

Introduction: Road to the World Cup #Russia2018

Introduction: Road to the World Cup #Russia2018

by Eric Ananda The last time the world gathered for the global football extravaganza, it was in the Amazon in 2014. The beautiful cities of Porto Alegre, Sao Paolo, Belo Horizonte and the jungle in Manaus all played a great part in the beautiful spectacle […]

Blame it on our education system

Blame it on our education system

Like all rants, I haven’t thought out this post to a definite conclusion. There is an aching somewhere in my body, a need to just let this out of my system and hope that whoever reads this will get the message I am trying to […]

7 things that should be okay in your 20s

7 things that should be okay in your 20s

I used to think I’d have everything sorted out by now. You know how that goes; dream job, fancy car, awesome partner and life to be jealous of. Whoever said people in their 20s are grown ups must have tricked us a good one. And […]

Let’s talk about the D #MentalHealth

Let’s talk about the D #MentalHealth

One thing that gets me riled up is when people don’t take the time to understand the difference, no matter how subtle, between stress and depression. ┬áTo most, those two are one and the same but this can’t be any further from the truth and […]