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How Access To Finance Is Changing Lives In Africa

According to World Bank data, just 35% of people over the age of 14 in 28 sub-Saharan African countries had formal bank accounts in 2021, which limits access to finance.

Equity Bank Named Africa SME Financier Of The Year

Equity Bank Awards: The Global SME Finance Awards provide an opportunity for financial institutions and fintech companies to showcase and share their good practices and knowledge.

World Bank Formally Takes Up Stake In Safaricom Ethiopia

Safaricom Ethiopia is set to receive funds from the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA), members of the World Bank Group, following the closure of the transaction during a funding ceremony held at the telecommunication company's headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Kenya Receives Ksh86B Loan From The World Bank

An overview of the loan indicates that it hinges on three pillars; investing in green energy technologies, improving fiscal and debt management, and strengthening the governance framework for Kenya's natural and human capital.

Kenya Eyes Ksh23B World Bank Loan to Spur Food Production

Vutukuru spoke during a launch event for a five-year management strategy for migration and invasive pests and weeds.

British Companies’ Vote Of Confidence In UK-China Trade Relations

It is a story that is yet to be given the weight it deserves amid the political noises that oftentimes characterizes the discourse between...

4 Kenyan Firms Receive Ksh120 Million Govt Grant

The Future Bora Initiative, which was launched in October last year, aimed at infusing capital to organizations that are creating income-generating opportunities for orphan youth, youth affected by conflict, persons with disabilities, young single mothers, street youths and youth from vulnerable and marginalized communities.

When Nairobi Construction Approvals Will Resume – NMS Announces

The disruption was blamed on hackers who, working with insiders, infiltrated the e-construction development plans application system and issued at least 18 approvals for projects around the city

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