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Nigeria’s Kobo360 raises $6m from IFC to transform logistics in Africa

Kobo360 Inc, an ‘Uber’ for trucks in... Continue Reading Source - TechMoran

South African Insurtech startup Pineapple accepted into major US Insurance accelerator

Pineapple has been accepted into The... Continue Reading Source - TechMoran

IFC Invests $1m in Egypt’s Vezeeta to Triple to 1 Million the Number of Patients the Start-up Serves

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is... Continue Reading Source - TechMoran

OPPO A7 is the Latest Budget, Camera Smartphone to Hit the Market

We have another contender in the sub 25k smartphone segment. Ever since Huawei took the Kenyan market by storm with the launch of the Y9 (2019), competitors have been aligning themselves to at... Source link

Liquid Telecom partners Telecom Egypt to invest $400m in Egyptian network infrastructure

Liquid Telecom has announced that it is... Continue Reading Source - TechMoran

New Budget Smartphone, Huawei Y5 Lite (2018) Hits Kenyan Market

The Huawei Y5 Lite (2018) was launched earlier today for the Kenyan market as Huawei continues venturing into the Android Go-powered smartphones. The Huawei Y5 Lite (2018) is Huawei Y5 Prime’s... Source link

Showmax and IMAX at Garden City partner to award new subscribers

I Showmax, an online subscription video... Continue Reading Source - TechMoran

Safaricom Home Fibre App Update Adds Session Management, Breaks Functionality in the Process

Safaricom’s Home Fibre app is still in beta. The telco, through its social media channels, is still encouraging people to download the app that is yet to see an official announcement. We figured... Source link

Huawei to bolster market share in Kenya with new $100 4G Huawei Y5 Lite budget smartphone

Huawei Mobile Kenya is taking on... Continue Reading Source - TechMoran

Easy Money Transfer You Really Can Count On

Transfering money is easy when it is... Continue Reading Source - TechMoran

M-PESA is Down… Again

As some of you may have noticed, M-PESA is down again. Issues were first noticed on Saturday evening, and after a few hours, services were back by 2300 hours. Of course, any outage, whether it... Source link

Recent M-PESA Outage is Rude Reminder for Authorities to Review Telco Competition

  While key players in multiple industries have participated in a series of discussions in recent months about the alleged dominance of several products and services, the country’s carrier... Source link

How To Sell On Amazon FBA For Beginners – 2019 Guide

Is 2019 the year you will launch your... Continue Reading Source - TechMoran

Uber, JUMO launch JUMO Drive, a vehicle financing product for Uber driver-partners in Kenya

Uber has partnered with JUMO, a fintech... Continue Reading Source - TechMoran

Ecobank, Okapi Finance in commission-free pan-African money remittance partnership

  Okapi Finance, a Swedish money... Continue Reading Source - TechMoran

Jumia na Krisi-Twende Ocha campaign to onboard grocery shoppers

Jumia Kenya is running a Christmas... Continue Reading Source - TechMoran

Ezekiel Mutua Backs Government Plans for Porn Ban

During the airing of the CIO Awards 2018 that were staged in Naivasha, the Ministry of ICT through its head, Mr Joe Mucheru, mentioned that the government was planning to crack down on internet... Source link

Applications for the 2019 Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme Open

On the 1st of January 2019, at 12am,... Continue Reading Source - TechMoran

Facebook’s People You May Know Suggestions Used This Loophole

Facebook’s People You May Know mystery has finally been revealed at least according to the 250 pages’ worth of Facebook documents published by a UK parliamentary committee, including e-mails... Source link

Bluewave Insurance representing Kenya at Seedstars Africa

After hosting competitions in 16... Continue Reading Source - TechMoran

Kenya’s Konza tech city rekindles promise|Launches STEM bootcamps & innovation forums

Rome was not built in a day,  and no... Continue Reading Source - TechMoran

Azuri, Unilever launch an e-voucher system for off-grid rural consumers to access goods & services

Pay-as-you-go solar firm Azuri and... Continue Reading Source - TechMoran

Kwese to Focus on Video Streaming Content with New Product

A couple of weeks ago, we discussed the effect of Econet’s Kwese decision to leave the sports streaming business in a market that badly needs additional players. The strategy to exit the... Source link

StarTimes introduces “StarTimes ON”, an online video streaming service for its customers

StarTimes Kenya has unveiled its over... Continue Reading Source - TechMoran

Barcelona based delivery start-up Glovo launches in Kenya, Ghana & Egypt to transform the hyper-local delivery sector

Glovo, a Barcelona based start-up has... Continue Reading Source - TechMoran

Travel Booking Platform Tiketi Launches across Kenya & South Africa

Tiketi, a travel platform operating... Continue Reading Source - TechMoran

Kwesé launches it’s Roku-Powered Kwesé Play IPTV service in Kenya

Econet’s broadcast network Kwesé has... Continue Reading Source - TechMoran

Introduction of New Developments Making FPGAs Accessible For Everyone

FPGAs have become more versatile in the... Continue Reading Source - TechMoran

Ride Hailing Services to Pay Annual License Fees in Nairobi

The Nairobi County Assembly has approved Nairobi County Finance Bill, 2018 that will see ride-hailing firms such as Uber, Little and Taxify operating in the county subjected to an annual licensing... Source link

Konza Technopolis to Target More Front-runners with an Innovation Ecosystem Forum

Yesterday, Konza Technopolis Development Authority (KoTDA) staged an innovation conference, which also marked the launch of the technology city’s Innovation Ecosystem Forum. The event was... Source link

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As Amazon drops New York City project, progressives claim a major coup

U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez wasted no time on Thursday in calling Amazon’s decision to scrap plans to build a major New York outpost...

Branch Manager Job. Meru County (4 Posts)

Position Scope Reporting to the Business Development Manager, Meru County Microfinance Corporation, the Branch Manager will be responsible for branch leadership,...

Police Service to bridge gap in seed potato production

Bernard Gitau @benagitau The National Police Service (NPS) has joined potato seedling production to address the gap in supply of certified seeds in...

Wajir Governor Abdi retains seat in Supreme Court ruling

It was sweet victory at last for Wajir Governor Mohammed Abdi after the Supreme Court upheld his election on Friday.In a majority decision, with...

Gichuhi opposes move to clear Ojienda, Irungu for LSK poll

Senior Counsel Tom Ojienda's approval to take part in the elections to choose a male representative to the Judicial Service Commission is...

EACC Freezes Accounts of Governor’s Kin

The Ethics and Anti Corruption Commission (EACC) on Friday moved to have accounts of a nephew to Wajir Governor, Mohamed Abdi, frozen over graft...

Tatu tells Waititu to keep off land

Tatu City has however dismissed calls to surrender land to the county government.

Homeboyz, Kabras in Kenya Cup powderkeg

Kenya Cup action enters Round 10 Saturday with exciting match line ups, Homeboyz making a long trip in search of points against log...

Section of Kenyan men dismiss planned male contraceptive trials, believe it will cause impotence

Kenya is among countries picked for a trial to test the efficacy of a male contraceptive gel which is about to get underway, bringing...

Trump to declare national emergency as he signs border security Bill

President Donald Trump plans to declare a national emergency so he can bypass Congress and get the money to build a wall along...