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KenGen Feted For Leading Eastern Africa Region In Clean Energy Production

Kenya Electricity Generating Company PLC (KenGen) has been recognized for leading the Eastern Africa region in clean energy production. KenGen has been given honorary recognition...

A Smart Way to Earn: Google’s Task Mate App Launched in...

Task Mate is a crowdsourcing app that allows users to sign up on their smartphones, undertake tasks and get paid.

Sustainability Is Key For Future Growth Of Paint Industry In Kenya

The paints and coatings sector is one of the most competitive industries in East Africa. Many manufacturers are striving to tailor-make their products and...

I&M Bank Launches Omni-channel Platform For Digital Banking

I&M Bank Kenya has partnered with global digital banking software provider Backbase, to launch an omnichannel digital banking platform. Dubbed I&M On The Go (OTG),...

The Rise and Fall of the Ndichu Twins – Fintech Gurus...

Both Eddie and Paul Ndichu held senior roles in some of the region's biggest companies before they co-founded their Africa-Asia payments start-up Wapi Pay in 2019.

Nairobi MCAs Follow Joho’s Lead, Want Miraa Taxes Scrapped

Highlighting the fact that the crop is sold by the roadsides, they argued that construction of a market would not only boost trade but also adherence to hygiene standards for the safe consumption of miraa. 

Uhuru’s CRB Directive: What it Means for Your Loans

The interventions are also meant to improve access to credit and to cushion businesses reeling from the shocks of Covid-19. Being listed on CRBs limits the ability of borrowers to access more credit.

HF Group Unveils Online Bid Bonds Of Up to Ksh10 Million

The HF Group has launched a web-based, real-time unsecured bid bonds platform allowing up to Ksh10 million, crucial for SMEs participating in government tenders. The...

Investors Pull Out of Ndichu Twins’ Fintech Over Assault Video

The video has fueled widespread public outrage against the firm and its founders.

Prudential Announces New Leadership Team For East, Central Africa Region

Prudential Life Assurance has announced key leadership appointments in a bid to drive growth in East and Central Africa. The region which covers Uganda, Kenya...