Tag: remittances

Time To Remit Some Love And Care To Diaspora Kenyans

February marks the annual observance of Black History Month in the US and Canada. Black History Month began in the US in the 1970s as a way of remembering important people and events in the history of the African diaspora. Although its observance was...

Diaspora Remittances to Kenya Rise Despite Covid-19, Defy Regional Trend

The drop was blamed on the pandemic, movement restrictions and the dire shocks of Covid-19 on the global economy.

Equity Bank Diaspora Remittances Share Hits Sh66.6 Billion

In 2018, diaspora remittances increased by threefold to Ksh 108 billion and income generated grew by 169% to Ksh 751 million

Sh30 billion worth of remittances used to support education in Kenya

New WorldRemit research finds that diaspora remittances used to support education reduce by more than half the chances of children being out of school

Kenyans abroad remitted Sh200b last year

The stronger-than-expected recovery in remittances — payments that are key to supporting the economies of many poor countries — was driven by growth in Europe, Russia and the United States

SimbaPay launches Pan-Africa remittances chatbot

 Together with Interswitch, SimbaPay’s B2B division offers its instant remittance technology to banks & telcos who want to provide their customers with a modern digital remittance service