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Safaricom, Airtel, Telkom Join Forces to Launch New Portal

The authority together with the telecommunication companies Safaricom, Airtel, Telkom Kenya, Jamii Telecommunication Ltd and the Global System for Mobile Communications (GSMA), launched the interactive portal with the aim of creating a safer online environment especially for children.

Absa Plots Ksh1.6B Tech Investment as Bank Celebrates One Year in...

Among other things, the bank plans on introducing an instant loan top-up service allowing borrowers to take on more debt at the touch of a button provided they meet certain requirements.

Inside Betty Kyallo’s Ksh800-a-Haircut Barber Shop [VIDEO]

She had revealed how she chose to open a barber shop after noticing that men made up almost 60 per cent of her ardent following.

1,364 Sent Home at Sasini Despite Annual Profit Jump

Of the company's agricultural operations, tea was the hardest hit in terms of job cuts.

World Logistics Passport Cuts Traders’ Shipping Costs by 25%

The WLP creates opportunities for business across Africa, Asia, Central, and South America to improve existing trading routes and develop new ones.

Safaricom Signs up 400 City Matatus to Cashless Fare Platform

Safaricom was among 29 companies licensed by the National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) to establish a digital payments platform for over 200,000 matatus across the country.

Africa’s First Zoom-Only Series Packs Laughs, Important Conversations [VIDEO]

The 'Zoom Call comedy' uses innovative storytelling to deliver laughs while pushing important conversations.

Huduma Tech Boss Martin Mirero Quits to Join Ajua

During his time at Huduma Kenya, Mirero established cutting-edge software development practices for product development and delivery within the government.

Kenya Airways Makes History Repurposing a Boeing 787 Into a ‘Phreighter’

The joint effort is a worldwide breakthrough as it is the first-ever cargo repurpose of this type to be performed on the Boeing 787.

G4S-KK Security Merger: Bid to Create Kenya’s Biggest Security Company Faces...

CAK warned that the merger could occasion job losses in Kenya.