Diplomatic Protocol Firm Comes to Kenya
Afirm that specialises in providing protocol services to diplomatic missions, United Nation agencies and expatriate organisations in Kenya has found a niche in Nairobi.
Toriah Group provides an efficient and seamless service to the dozens of embassies and diplomatic missions, which face hassles when organising national days and other anniversaries or host officials and business delegations from their home countries.
According to the Group founder and Chief Executive Officer, Ms Benine Muriithi, her passion for problem-solving with minimum distraction is what drove her to the rarefied niche of offering consultancy services in diplomatic matters, protocol and business etiquette. She offers courses on the same too.
With her vast experience gained from the United Nations Institute
for Training and Research (UNITAR), and having worked with the organisation as a communication specialist for over 10 years, Muriithi realised there was a huge gap in observing international protocol and diplomatic conduct in the country.
Toriah Group specialises in three main areas; consultancy, training and diplomatic event management. “I realised that most institutions and government departments only engage in public relations with most of them outsourcing these services. I thought of how to bridge this gap,” she says. The Group’s main objective is to offer tailor-made services to satisfy its client’s individual requirements to ensure its message, presence and requirements are met.
“We offer end- to- end event coordination and management for diplomatic events such as national/independence days,