Why hire freelance writers in Kenya?

When looking for a freelance writer to hire in Kenya, US, Canada, Australia or in any part of the world, there are many things – key characteristics – that you look for in your search for the right person to write content for you. For example: You want to hire a content writer in Kenya… 1. … Read more

If Kenyans are hard working, what are they doing right (or wrong) for themselves and the country?

I’m concerned about the hard working Kenyans who give up somewhere in the middle of the road. The ones who loose their track and find it hard to get back on the right track. I am concerned about the Kenyans who get distracted – the ones who find that the gap between their dreams and … Read more

How virtual assistants in Kenya can prepare for work, clients (and be clear about what they want to do)

You have heard about how virtual assistants from the Philippines and other countries do well…getting clients…getting hired and paid well? It is time to put more Kenyan virtual assistants (VAs) within reach of more work and good pay. This article is a guide to help you be clear about what you want as a VA. … Read more

How to buy Safaricom data bundles

In this article you will learn how to buy Safaricom internet bundles to use on your mobile phone, smartphone, tablet computer, netbook, laptop, desktop, smart TV, iPad, Samsung Galaxy or any other devices you own and use to access the internet. Right now, on the Safaricom *544# Bundles menu, subscribers can purchase the following bundles: … Read more

WordPress web hosting in Kenya for you

If you want to start a website or blog in Kenya, and are reading this article, you are now at the point where you are looking to go one step further with your plans to setup your site. Probably you’ve looked at domain registration costs and web hosting plans offered by various hosting companies in … Read more

Safaricom products and services that can benefit you the Kenyan entrepreneur

Whether you are an entrepreneur working online, offline or both, Safaricom, the largest telco in Kenya, has numerous products and services that can help you get more done fast and efficiently. I hope you’ll agree with me when I say that Safaricom has given a boost to entrepreneurship in and outside Kenya. Let’s look at … Read more

Checked your 2015 KCSE results and realized you passed very well? Congratulations!

You know the realization that comes with putting in the hard work before and during an exam, in this case, 2015 Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education, and finding out that you passed very well – when the results come out? That’s what you are experiencing right now (if you put in the hard work and … Read more

How to use Safaricom M-PESA Hakikisha feature to know the real names of persons behind the numbers calling you

Have you ever, using your Safaricom mobile money wallet – M-PESA, sent money to a wrong number? Then you know all too well how things go from the moment you realize you’ve made a mistake entering the phone number of the intended recipient. For Safaricom mobile phone subscribers who find themselves in a situation like … Read more

The best web hosting companies in Kenya: 7 things to consider before paying your money to any of them

Kenya is blessed with many web hosting companies that have made it easier for individuals and businesses to register domain names, get hosting and be easily found on the internet. And if you want to start your own website or blog, but wondering how to go about choosing the right hosting provider no matter if they … Read more

2 web hosting companies in Kenya answer 5 questions frequently asked by those who want to start blogs or create websites

If you are looking for the top or best web hosting company in Kenya, you’ll probably have some questions in mind before you settle on one, among the many, buy hosting and register a new domain name for your blog or website. Niabusiness Hosting tries its best to answer the questions you may have before … Read more

Online shopping in Kenya – Niabusiness Shop

Yes, you can shop online in Kenya. There are several stores owned by Kenyans and non-Kenyans that allow you to do this. I am writing this article for three reasons There are people interested in starting their own online stores in Kenya but are afraid to start because they are not sure whether Kenyans have embraced this concept … Read more

How readers in Kenya can promote Kenyan books, ebooks & their authors

We have all heard many people share their thoughts on why Kenyans don’t enjoy reading books as a pastime. Some say that we just read newspapers, textbooks, magazines and spend the rest of our time doing things that are not related to reading. Some people claim that the Kenyan reader is misunderstood by many while … Read more

Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) leakage in 2015 – papers on the internet – easy cheating?

The Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education 2015 is going on. And students in secondary schools in different parts of Kenya are sitting for their papers, doing their best to, hopefully, get top scores come 2016 when the KCSE results are announced. That is if their results don’t get cancelled by KNEC (Kenya National Examinations Council) … Read more

How can Safaricom stay ahead of Airtel Kenya, Orange Kenya (Telkom Kenya) and Yu

For starters, we all know that Safaricom is the mobile phone service provider with more subscribers than any other mobile phone service provider in Kenya. I’m writing this post, not only to show you how Safaricom can stay further ahead of the others. I also want you to learn a thing or two that may … Read more

Kenyan mobile phone service providers: Why they differ greatly in subscriber numbers

Some of the players in Kenyan mobile phone sector include Safaricom – the company with the most number of subscribers. The other operators are Airtel Kenya, Orange Kenya (Telkom Kenya) and Yu (which has now been sold). There are several factors that contribute to the difference in subscriber numbers among Kenya’s mobile phone service providers. … Read more

What Is the government of Kenya doing to prevent Sharperville-style massacres in modern day Kenya?

Sharpeville massacre took place in South Africa. Many protesters were killed by police when they were protesting. Police killing of several black South Africans Police opened fire and killed several black South Africans who were fleeing partly because they (the police) feared for their lives and partly because of other reasons known to them. This … Read more

Kenya digital migration: TV stations’ analogue signals switched off

As per the events in recent days where the analogue signals of four TV stations (NTV Kenya, KTN, Citizen TV and QTV) were switched off, it is no question that the Kenyan government wishes the migration from analogue to digital would have been completed and going on as it planned. But it is not. Things … Read more

Can Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) results determine your success in life

After a minimum of four years in high school, Kenyan students have to sit for the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education exams – that is for students who study under the 8-4-4 system. The KCSE results, in most cases determines who gets and who doesn’t get to university, college, polytechnic etc, how fast they get there … Read more

10 questions students should ask themselves after checking their Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education results

I remember the things I did after receiving my KCSE results sometime in 2008 very well. Didn’t do very well in math but I never thought about repeating form four. There could be so many reasons I could give to explain why I didn’t do well in math, but I won’t; simply because a few … Read more