Elly Okutoyi
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Aug 24, 2015

Commercial Bank of Africa to spread M-Shwari

CBA looking to partner with telco and expand service further east.
2:20
Aug 11, 2014

Kenya's mobile money transactions hit KES1 trillion

Record number of transfers as more players seek to enter this booming market.
2:40
Aug 7, 2014

Safaricom increases offer in yuMobile infrastructure acquisition deal

Kenya’s largest mobile network makes a U-turn on its desire to buyout the rival telco.
3:20
Aug 5, 2014

Sophisticated security systems need more than just installation

An expert says Kenya's ultra-high definition CCTV cameras project is only the first step.
2:40
Jul 31, 2014

Is Kenya’s government clueless on curbing cyber attacks?

Following a social media breach, officials want government-owned sites hosted locally.
1:40

Airtel loses bid to force Safaricom to cut M-Pesa fees

Competition Authority of Kenya (CAK) says it doesn’t have jurisdiction to reduce mobile money costs.
1:40
Jul 25, 2014

Committee gives Safaricom Kenya green light on surveillance deal

Parliamentary house group gives nod to deal, which now awaits further approvals.
3:10
Jul 23, 2014

Proposed taxation of prepaid airtime in Kenya criticised

Task force has called for levy to help fund free high school education in the country.
2:40

‘Lack of user experience research hurting African startups’

East African software engineer advises that more work needs to be done.
3:00
Jul 9, 2014

Safaricom finally agrees to open up M-Pesa agent network

Mobile network has unexpectedly agreed to allow its traders to sell rival services.
1:40

No interconnectivity charges for Kenya’s cashless matatu fares

Service providers to carry these costs of the system, which has been highly criticised.
2:20
Jul 4, 2014

Why Kenya’s transport e-payment system has failed

Cash is king in the country’s matatu industry as a digital deadline has come and gone.