M-Kopa Unlocks $10M Digital Credit as it Expands to Ghana
M-Kopa has today announced its official launch in Ghana. This is the second country in West Africa after Nigeria.
M-KOPA officially launches in Ghana after successful pilot
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Africa Data Centres and iOCO Announce New Strategic Partnership
Africa Data Centres and iOCO have announced a new strategic partnership aimed at improving their customers' digital experiences.
DStv Kenya Packages 2023, Prices, Channel List and Payment Methods
DStv Kenya packages range from ksh 650 to ksh 9,900 deepending on the number of channels you want. The most expensive is DStv premium.
Tech Features of the Changan Oshan X7
Last week, Inchcape Kenya, officially added Changan Auto as part of its portfolio in Kenya. This marked the official entry of the brand into the Kenyan market. As of 2022, Changan Group was the 5th...
Changan Auto comes to Kenya with new SUVs, Sedans & Pickups
Changan Auto partners with Inchcape Kenya, introduces high-performance vehicles. - Technology News, Startups, Opinions, Reviews
Sky.Garden Returns & Rebrands with KES 250 Million from Lipa Later
Sky.Garden now under Lipa Later with Sky.Tickets, Sky.Logistics, Sky.Commerce & Sky.Wallet - Technology News, Startups, Opinions, Reviews
Fuse Network Unveils $10 Million Grants Program to Revolutionise Web3 Payments
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Equity Group Acquires Rwanda’s COGEBANQUE
Equity Group has successfully completed the acquisition of Compagnie Générale de Banque (Cogebanque) Plc (COGEBANQUE), marking a significant milestone in its regional expansion strategy. The acquisition follows the fulfilment of conditions precedent to the acquisition,...
Equity Group Completes Acquisition of Rwanda Bank
Equity Group acquires COGEBANQUE, enhancing banking services in Sub-Saharan Africa. - Technology News, Startups, Opinions, Reviews
Lipa Later Invests Ksh. 250 Million in SkyGarden
Lipa Later has confirmed a Ksh. 250 million investment in the e-commerce platform, SkyGarden. The acquisition of SkyGarden by Lipa Later occurred last year, but the company did not disclose the investment amount at that...
Cop 28: Collaboration Crucial To Tackling The Climate Emergency
Government and business leaders from across the world will convene in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, between 30 November and 12 December, for COP 28, the latest “Conference of the Parties” to review progress...
Visa’s 30-Year AI Legacy Fuels Launch of Global AI Advisory Services Practice
Visa has announced the launch of its Global AI Advisory Services Practice. The new value-added service, offered by Visa Consulting & Analytics (VCA), the payments consulting advisory arm of Visa, focuses on providing actionable insights...
Binance Expands Its Law Enforcement Training Programme Across Kenya
Binance’s Compliance & Law Enforcement team recently conducted a successful training workshop in Nairobi, collaborating with Kenyan agencies to host a full-day seminar on Investigating Virtual Currency Crimes. Attended by over 35 law enforcement officers,...
Glovo’s “Delivered” Report: A Deep Dive into Kenya’s Changing Consumer Habits
Glovo report reveals Kenyan shift towards online ordering, traditional cuisine. - Technology News, Startups, Opinions, Reviews
Visa Unveils Global AI Advisory Services to Revolutionise Digital Payments
Visa's Bold Leap into AI: A New Era for Digital Payment Advisory - Technology News, Startups, Opinions, Reviews
Spotify Wrapped Kenya: Wakadinali Among the most streamed artists in Kenya
Spotify today launched Wrapped 2023, its annual review of how people listened to artists, albums, tracks, playlists and even podcasts. For Kenyans, there’s been the viral hits, Kenya’s foremost boy band taking a hiatus, Gengetone...
Why businesses in Kenya need to adopt a cloud mindset
By Christopher Saul, Territory Sales Lead for East Africa at Red Hat Driven by an increase in local data centres and the availability of cloud computing platforms, organisations in Kenya are some of the biggest...
IBM and AWS Expand Partnership to Accelerate Generative AI Adoption in Businesses
IBM, AWS expand partnership for generative AI solutions and training.- Technology News, Startups, Opinions, Reviews
Grey Showcases New Look to Support its Global Expansion Strategy
Grey has embarked on a significant global brand rebranding initiative, revealing a fresh logo and website design. This strategic move aligns with the company’s dynamic plans to expand its footprint in the global market. The...
I&M Group PLC delivers 14% growth in profit after tax
I&M Group PLC increased its profit after tax by 14% to KES 8.2 billion for the 9-month period ending 30 September 2023, up from KES 7.2 billion in the same period in 2022. The operating...
LG trains 200 partners as it revamps air solutions business in Kenya
LG Electronics (LG) has embarked on strengthening its local network of dealers and partners by training and equipping them to handle its new generation heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) technology. The firm has embarked...
Endeavor Kenya Unveils Scale-Up Program Empowering High-Growth Founders
Endeavor Kenya, a non-profit organization that supports high-impact entrepreneurs, has launched its inaugural cohort-based initiative for high-growth founders, the ScaleUp Program. The program will identify ten high-growth ventures based in East Africa and support them...
Google’s Hustle Academy Graduation Ceremony Celebrates the Success of 5300 Small Businesses
Google's Hustle Academy graduates 5300 SMBs in Kenya, enhancing business skills and fostering economic growth in Africa.
Rwanda’s Favourable Startup Environment Incentivises MPost’s to Relocate Headquarters
Mpost has announced that it is relocating its headquarters from Nairobi to Kigali, Rwanda. The company says Rwanda’s favourable startup environment is what influenced it to make the move. This is good news for Rwanda...
Kaspersky Opens First Africa Transparency Center in Kigali
The African region has witnessed a steady increase in internet penetration, growing from 26% in 2019 to 36% in 2022, according to the World Bank. In alignment with the African Union’s Digital Transformation Strategy, aiming...
Ethiopia’s Payment Gateway, Chapa, Now Supports M-Pesa Payments
Chapa, the Ethiopian payment gateway, has recently joined forces with Safaricom Ethiopia to integrate M-Pesa as a payment option
Kenyan Business Man Among the Winners of Africa’s Business Heroes Prize Competition 2023
The Africa’s Business Heroes (ABH) Prize Competition has named Dr. Ikpeme Neto from Nigeria; Thomas Njeru from Kenya and Ayman Bazaraa from Egypt the first, second and third prize winners, respectively, of this year’s competition....
OPPO Introduces A18 Smartphone in Kenya Promising Long Battery Life
OPPO launches A18 in Kenya with 5000mAh battery, MediaTek Helio G85, 90Hz display, and dual-camera setup.
The OPPO A18 is Now Available in Kenya for ksh 20,000
OPPO has announced the availability of its latest A series smartphone, the OPPO A18, in Kenya. The phone is available in stores starting from Ksh 20,000. It is available through Jumia and most other smartphone...
Here’s Your Chance to Win an Electric vehicle in the OPPO #1MCloserwithOPPO Challenge
OPPO has announced the start of its End Year sale campaign which will run from to December 2023. Customers stand the chance to win a number of gifts with a chance of winning one million... The post Here’s Your Chance to Win an Electric vehicle in the OPPO #1MCloserwithOPPO Chal
Orange Introduces its Super-app, Max it, to Simplify Everyday Life for People in Africa and the Middle East
Following the success of its My Orange and Orange Money applications, used by over 22 million customers every day, Orange is launching its super-app, which brings together the worlds of telecommunications, financial services, and e-commerce...
Mastercard and Hatua.net Join Forces to Empower Kenyan and Ugandan Youth
Mastercard partners with Hatua.net, investing $50,000 in programs for youth education and job skills in Kenya, Uganda.
Africa Faces Rising Cybercrime Threats in 2023
Africa experienced cybercrime surges in 2023, with increased web threats, phishing, ICS, and IoT attacks; proactive measures urged.
Tier IV Onix Data Centre in Ghana to Connect to Angola Cables Network to Expand Digital Offering
The carrier-neutral, colocation Tier IV Onix Data Centre in Accra, Ghana, is joining the Angola Cables Global Data Centre Interconnect. This integration will enhance international connectivity in Ghana and Senegal, offering access to 66 additional...
Introducing the OPPO Find N3 Series
OPPO recently unveiled the highly anticipated Find N3 and Find N3 Flip smartphones, marking a new chapter in the realm of foldable technology. The Find N3 series stands out with its innovative technologies, seamlessly blending...
OPPO Find N3 Series Launched in Dubai With the Kenyan Launch Expected Soon
Last week, OPPO officially launched its new foldable series, the Find N3 series in Dubai. The series has the Find N3, and a FLIP phone, the Find N3 Flip. The series will launch in Kenya...
How to Check KCPE 2023 Results on SMS and Online
The 2023 KCPE results are set to be released by the Ministry of Education. The Kenya Certificate of Primary Education exams results will be the first to be released with the KCSE results expected at...
LG Expands webOS Hub 2.0S Across Devices in Kenya
In Kenya, where technological advancements are rapidly embraced, LG is making significant strides in catering to the evolving needs of consumers. The introduction of the new webOS Hub 2.0S for third-party brands, initially released for...