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Eden Life Closes $1.4m Seed Round For Africa’s First Home Services...

Eden Life, Africa’s first home services app for scheduling food, laundry and cleaning services, has completed a $1.4m Seed round, led by UK-based LocalGlobe,...

Truecaller Launches Anti-F***d Enterprise Solution for Businesses

Apart from adding trust and reducing the possibility of fraud, a Verified Business badge can be a big boon for startups and businesses who are brand conscious and want to accurately present the name of their entity, logo and give their customers the satisfaction of knowing exactly who they are conducting business with.

Tea Farmers Take Charge Through KTDA Elections

The President recognized the need for the realignment of KTDA in favor of small scale farmers directed the Attorney General to conduct an inquiry into a conflict of interest in KTDA and sets limit for  KTDA directors and chairmen.

Fake Deliveries and Whatsapp Scams: Fraudsters’ Latest Tactics Revealed

 In Q2 2021, amidst continued disruption in supply chains and mail services, scammers sought to use this fact to steal money and credit card details.

Huawei Banks on Digital Power Tech to Change Africa’s Story

In most countries, traditional energy grids cost a lot more than PV electricity.  This offers Africa an opportunity to harness its abundant potential of increasingly cost-competitive renewable energy to meet the growing demand for electricity and pursue a climate-friendly, needs-oriented power strategy.

What New Mobile Loans Bill Means For You

The bill places digital lenders under the ambit of CBK much like commercial banks, saccos and micro-finance institutions.

Women Entrepreneurs Lead In Digital Presence

Growing confidence levels in digital as a business imperative is tied to a deeper understanding and wider recognition among SMEs of the advantages that result from a growing digital economy. Women entrepreneurs highlighted the increased efficiency of transactions across multiple channels (60%) and the ease of not handling or processing cash (60%).

Unilever’s Sunlight Women in Business Programme to Benefit 100,000 Women

Statistics show that women owned businesses are making a significant contribution to the Kenyan economy, accounting for 48% of all micro-small and medium sized enterprises, which contribute to about 20 % of the GDP.

Delivery Firm Launches Large Quantity Orders Online

TMX Mzigo,  a Kenyan-based courier and on-demand delivery company, has launched a service allows customers to make large quantity orders online from different parts...

Manufacturers Call For Urgent Implementation Of Africa Free Trade Plan

KAM regrets the level of trade amongst African countries remains low says AfCFTA will open up borders, both in the continent and globally