Mombasa Journalists Engage with Kenya Coast Guard on Maritime Security

Mombasa Journalists Engage with Kenya Coast Guard on Maritime Security

By Allan Kai On Monday, the Media Council of Kenya (MCK) and the Kenya Coast Guard Services (KCGS) held a dialogue meeting with journalists from Mombasa to discuss maritime security reporting. The event, held at the Royal Court Hotel in Mombasa, featured high-ranking...
Ambassadors Praise Tech Innovation at Close the Gap IT Facility in Mombasa

Ambassadors Praise Tech Innovation at Close the Gap IT Facility in Mombasa

By Shirley Wandera
In a visit to the Close the Gap IT Asset Disposition facility in Jomvu, Mombasa, the United States Ambassador to Kenya, Meg Whitman, alongside Belgian Ambassador Peter Maddens and Japan Ambassador Okaniwa Ken, yesterday inspected the cutting-edge processes driving its commitment to sustainable technology practices.

Empowering Coastal Entrepreneurs: Go Blue Training Celebrates Success at Graduation

Empowering Coastal Entrepreneurs: Go Blue Training Celebrates Success at Graduation

By Mwanaharusi Jilo

City Blue Hotel, Mombasa — In a joyous celebration of achievement, the Go Blue graduation ceremony unfolded yesterday at the City Blue Hotel, Mombasa, hosted by the transformative Sote Hub. 

Participants from the Go Blue Training Programme gathered to mark the culmination of a six-month journey that empowered coastal entrepreneurs and paved the way for sustainable growth and success.

Innovation and Sustainability Shine as Curtains Close at the Blue Economy Innovation and Investment Summit

Innovation and Sustainability Shine as Curtains Close at the Blue Economy Innovation and Investment Summit

By Patrick Chiriba and Ian Kiptoo

The second edition of the Blue Economy Investment and Innovation Summit concluded yesterday at Sote Hub, Nyali, amidst the backdrop of heavy rain in Mombasa.

The main summit, a flagship event within the week-long series, was opened by the Slovak Ambassador to Kenya, Katarína Leligdonova, signifying international participation and support for the blue economy’s growth and innovation in Kenya.

The day featured insightful speeches from prominent figures and a pivotal panel discussion that delved deep into the intricacies of the blue economy.

The panel discussion, a key highlight of the day, covered various aspects, including skills development, investment opportunities, digitization, and government involvement in the blue economy.