Author: Ng'ang'a Mbugua

Do not criminalise young people’s digital incomes

Reading Time: 3 minutes Though the world of cryptocurrencies remains little understood, it is imperative that government agencies seek to learn more about them […]

Needed: Urgent action to mitigate climate change

Reading Time: 3 minutes The link between climate and sustainable livelihoods stands out starkly in our time, especially in parts of Kenya now experiencing […]

Harness economics findings to inform public policy

Reading Time: 3 minutes Policymakers in poor countries ought to make it part of their duty to read the works of Nobel Prize winning […]

Future of tourism remains bright despite challenges

Reading Time: 3 minutes Tourism has taken a hard knock from Covid since Kenya reported its first case in March last year. However, it […]

Implement President’s order on cost of electricity

Reading Time: 3 minutes Whereas it is President Uhuru Kenyatta’s job to make far-reaching decisions routinely, the one he made this week ordering Kenya […]

Government must tame appetite for more taxes

Reading Time: 3 minutes That the National Treasury is under intense pressure to raise revenue is an open secret. Latest data indicates that the […]

Standards agency holds key to growth of small firms

Reading Time: 3 minutes The old saying that necessity is the mother of invention has been proven right by small businesses which have used […]

Are digital loans a blessing or curse? Jury still out

Reading Time: 3 minutes That more Kenyans in formal employment are taking loans from digital lenders speaks volumes about the state of the economy, […]