Category Archives: E-alerts

Kenya's credit rating goes up

Daily Nation Promising political reforms have led to a lift in Kenya’s credit rating from a B to a B+, reported top international credit-rating agency, Standard & Poors. This improved credit rating may result in the country paying less for long-term borrowing. The upgrade also brings Kenya closer to a score that foreign investors regard as an all-clear signal. “The … Read More

Kenyan President Kibaki calls for peace efforts in Sudan, Somalia

Capital News Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki has urged the international community to help implement peace deals in conflict-ravaged Sudan and Somalia. The President, who spoke at the opening of the Global Peace forum in Nairobi, pointed out the need for the international community to support the Intergovernmental Authority on Development’s (IGAD) efforts towards addressing security concerns in Somalia and to … Read More