Tag: africa

Burna Boy, Wizkid Win Their First Grammies [Full Winners’ List]

The 63rd Grammy Awards was held in Los Angeles. Traditionally billed as "music's biggest night", this year's ceremony was different because of the Coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus Impact to Hit Kenyan Consumers Hard

Nairobi is ranked the sixth riskiest city in Africa for coronavirus

The Most Affordable Way of Sending Money to Tanzania, Rwanda from Kenya

M-Pesa is the lowest cost channel for sending money from the East African economic hub to its neighbours

Improved Visa Processing Boosts Africa Tourism

Africa is the second-fastest-growing continent in travel and tourism after the Asia Pacific. This is according to the 2019 Jumia Hospitality Report. The growth rate of 5.6% has boost Africa’s economy contributing 8.5 %, $194.2 billion, of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2018. The report...

5 Best Innovations that Have put Kenya on the World Map

They say innovation comes out of great human ingenuity and very personal passion. Kenyans have come up with mind-blowing innovations that solve day-to-day challenges. It is for these innovations that Kenya is recognized as the Silicon Valley of Africa. The country is among 17...

Despite Global Slump, Africa Is Still Buying Smartphones

Smartphone sales across the world are forecast to dip in 2019, but Africa is having none of that. The continent is bucking the worldwide trend as it is forecast to see the number of units of smartphones sold increase. Research firm Gartner Inc. has released...