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How to receive your Safaricom dividends by M-PESA

REGISTER TO RECEIVE YOUR SAFARICOM DIVIDENDS BY M-PESA If you are a Safaricom shareholder and wish to receive your dividend payment by M-PESA, then please register to do so by sending an SMS to 534 in the following format: ID Number#Full…

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What’s the one thing that’s absolutely Kenyan?

Kenyans must have invented the traffic jam. Boy! don’t we love the excuse? it always works like charm. How we wish we had the Winter too. Kenyans are a peculiar people: – They come late but still don’t want to…

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What exactly is riparian land?

Buildings linked to the high and mighty in society have been reduced to rubble as the National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) cracks on structures erected on riparian land. Shell Petrol station, Java Restaurant, South End Mall, all in Nairobi, are…

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The cost of building a house in Africa

This is a regional guide to show the construction cost of a residential building in Africa, breaking it down into the North, East, South, Central and West of Africa…Look at what region is the most expensive to build. West Africa is…

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Why Africa will remember Aretha Franklin

She sound-tracked the civil rights movement Franklin’s father, the Rev C.L. Franklin, was a Baptist minister who organised the June 1963 Detroit Walk To Freedom – a massive march for racial equality. At the time, it was the largest civil…

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8 Money-Making Marketing Techniques for Real Estate

Without proper marketing, you’ll never make any money in real estate. Whether renting, selling, buying, or any other activity, these techniques will help you find the solutions to the issues you face. 1. Bandit Signs – You’ve seen them before –…

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What is a shiny person?

I once worked with somebody who looked really good on paper. Her designs were incredible. She’d spend hours getting a new look right, running back and forth to me for approval, chewing on her lip to see what I thought.…

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