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Pesa Otas: What some of Kenya’s rich… think about money!

No matter how much money you make, there will always be someone with more dough than you By GW Ngari Editor-at-Large @UndercoverKe You must have spent many sleepless nights wondering, scheming, planning, plotting, musing and dreaming how to become Mr Moneybags, a financial Kahuna. The knack for making money though, manifests itself in various guises […]

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Billionaire Nginyo Kariuki: Mpango’s kids now demanding Sh4 billion inheritance!

The three children would trouser home Sh400 million each if wealth was shared equally By Shifa Mwihaki Feature writer/Essayist @UndercoverKe A billionaire’s mpango’s children have lunged for a piece of the Sh4 billion inheritance bonanza including rental income from Nginyo Towers on Koinange street, Nairobi. Billionaire Nginyo Kariuki, father of six, died at 82 this […]

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Chris Obure: Gold scammer who doesn’t touch deals less than Sh100 million!

His victims sue him, but shortly active death threats see them gassing towards the airport, fleeing By Pascal Owade Contributing Editor/crime @UndercoverKe Chris Obure is Nairobi’s resident gold scammer. Just four years ago, he conned a Venezuelan lawyer Sh200 million in a botched gold deal. Deals worth less than Sh100 million are for his juniors. Like […]

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The 2020 Africa’s dollar billionaires: Why Kenya’s richest are missing in action

Majority of those who scale the financial uplands do it in the easiest ways known: Solving human problems and charging for it By GW Ngari Editor-at-large Not one Kenyan made it to this year’s list of Africa’s dollar billionaires, basically those whose worth kisses the Sh100 billion ceiling. The Kenyattas and the Ndegwas play in […]

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The business empire that Charles Njonjo built…includes 20 imported suits!

The former Attorney General has business interests in Nairobi’s Sankara Hotel and the 60,000 acre Solio Ranch in Laikipia By GW Ngari Editor-at-Large @Undercover KE Charles Njonjo, Kenya’s former Attorney General who clocked 100 years this January, is a certified billionaire, a Croesus in real coin. Despite evident wealth, he once confessed he would only […]

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#Conflict of Interest: Uhuru Presidency as family business…

The Kenyattas are laughing their heads off at what Kenyans are calling it ‘Railway to Nowhere’ By GW Ngari Editor-at-Large @Undercover KE It was laughable, really, President Uhuru Kenyatta having beef with public servants engaged in private business. Conflict of interest, he called it, and asked the Attorney General- who is curiously his cousin- to […]