— Central Bank of Kenya has rolled out a fund to bail out small banks in distress caused by panicky depositors as the industry faces jitters following the collapse of three financial institutions in less than a year. (Daily Nation).
— Opposition Cord faces hurdle in nominating presidential candidate for the 2017 elections as luminaries Raila Odinga, Kalonza Musyoka and Moses Wetangula campaign for the single ticket. (The Star).
— Commercial banks jostle to buy troubled lender Chase Bank on the cheap a week after the financial institution was put under receivership. (Business Daily).