Tag: CBK

Atheists In Kenya President’s Provocative Views On Marriage And Evil

Harrison Mumia resorted to science, which he says gave him more convincing answers that led him to become an atheist, or simply a person who does not believe in the existence of a god or any gods.

Problem With Kenyans Is Not Money, But How To Manage It

KBA says Knowledge on how to handle their finances in an effective way of building a resilient and prosperous nation.

Mauritius Firm Acquires Stake In Credit Bank

The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has announced an acquisition of 20 per cent of the shareholding of Credit Bank PLC (CBP) by Shorecap III, LP (Shorecap) effective  June 15, 2023. "This follows CBK’s approval on April 24, 2023, under Section  13(4) of the...

Twiga Foods Founders Acquire Majority Stake In Maisha Microfinance

The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has announced the acquisition of 55.8 percent shareholding of  Maisha Microfinance Bank Limited (Maisha MFB) by Cactus Cantina Investments Limited (Cactus Cantina) effective May 1, 2023. This follows CBK’s approval on March 16, 2023, under  Section 19 (4)...

Kenyans To Use QR Codes To Make Payments Via Banks, Mobile Money

The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has announced the issuance and implementation of the Kenya Quick Response (QR) Code Standard 2023. The Standard will guide how Payment Service Providers and banks that are regulated by the CBK will issue Quick Response (QR) Codes to consumers...

List Of Six Candidates Shortlisted For CBK Governor Post

The Public Service Commission (PSC) has listed six candidates who will be interviewed for the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) Governor's post. In a statement, PSC said that interviews for the six candidates will take place on May 9, 2023. The six are seeking to...