State releases new set books with advanced security features to cripple piracy

The Ministry of Education has finally rolled out new set books for literature in English and Fasihi ya Kiswahili to be used from 2018 to 2022. In a circular from the director of quality and assurance Pius Mutisya to secondary school heads, the new selection will replace those that have...

Despite disruption, Longhorn remains bullish about outlook

From taxi business to banking and publishing, disruption is happening almost everywhere. However, the captains of the industry, as Longhorn Publishers boss puts it, are on alert. The publishing industry is betting on digital products to drive its business but government is dragging its feet on the schools’ digital literacy...

CEO Interview by Management Magazine Africa (KIM)

PUBLISHING AND THRIVING IN THE DIGITAL ERA By Zachary Ochuodho At a time when new technologies, shrinking readership and widespread piracy threaten to disrupt the book publishing industry, Longhorn Publishers Limited , a Kenyan owned company with presence in over 11 countries across Africa , continues to prove pessimists wrong....

Longhorn Publishers reports a 29% increase in its full year after tax profits for the year ended 30th June 2017

Longhorn Publishers  announced its full year Financial Results for year ended 30th June, 2017, recording an after tax profit of Kes 133 Million an increase of 29% from last year’s after tax profit of Kes 104 Million. This increase was driven mainly by emphasis on cost management and production efficiencies....

Book Review: Letting Go

Letting Go is a motivational book that invites the reader to discover the secrets to positive thinking and the simplest way to apply them. The book reveals the path to everything a reader want in life no matter what how difficult it may seem. It gives an insight into the...

Amazing Discounts on School-based books from the Longhorn e-book store

With over 2000 books in various digital formats; interactive eBooks, audio books, ePubs, animations and educational games for children. You can now purchase curriculum approved learning material for ECDE, Primary and Secondary for Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, Malawi, Zambia, DRC Congo and South Suda.  Access from www.ebooks.longhornpublishers.com   Or download...

Longhorn Publishers completes its portfolio of reference books by launching Kamusi Kuu ya Kiswahili

Longhorn Publishers Limited launched its Kamusi Kuu ya Kiswahili at an event presided by Hon. Dr. Fred Matiang’i, Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Education Science and Technology and attended by H.E Mama Salma Kikwete – The Kiswahili Ambassador for Africa and Former First Lady of Tanzania. During the launch, the publisher...

Longhorn Launches revised Edition of Kamusi Kuu ya Kiswahili in Dodoma, Tanzania

Longhorn Publishers in partnership with BAKITA (Baraza la Kiswahili la Taifa) launched the 2nd Edition of Kamusi Kuu ya Kiswahili in Dodoma, Tanzania on 19th June 2017. The launch was held in the Tanzania parliament and was officiated by His Excellency, Hon. Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa. The Prime Minister challenged...