Maria Macharia

Finance app NoOnes expands to Kenya

CEO confirms intention to link up country and region with global financial systems.
Maria Macharia

Kenya gets $50m BPO investment from CCI Global

CCI opened a new five-story call centre located on in Nairobi and it promises to boost the country's economy by producing new jobs.

Floods in Kenya cause power and internet outages

NetBlocks reported that its metrics revealed a severe disruption in internet service across much of Kenya, with countrywide connectivity down to 56% of normal levels.

Huawei launches digital literacy skills initiative in Kenya

The project by the Chinese-headquartered global technology company was announced during the recently finished Connected Africa Summit.

Kenya cautions unlawful e-commerce operators

Illegal e-commerce operators in East Africa's largest economy face fines and imprisonment, the regulator cautioned.

Kenya accelerates fibre rollout target

The government says it has revised the traditional practice of laying cables on the ground in favour of using existing infrastructure from the Kenya Power and Lighting Company to connect citizens.
Apr 9, 2024

Huawei launches Kenya's Seeds for the Future programme

For the 2024 edition, the programme will return to its physical form, with Huawei exposing participants to 5G technologies, cloud computing, and AI.
Mar 19, 2024

Kenya supports ethical global use of AI

Kenya says it stands ready to collaborate with global partners in building strong frameworks and ensure the responsibility use of AI.
Mar 18, 2024

Kenyan officials meet to map out future of work

A summit has been held in Nairobi to examine the role of digital technologies in the future of labour in the country.

Kenya accelerates rollout of digital hubs

More than 40 Jitume Hubs have been opened, with the most recent two being in the east-central district of Tindiret.

Kenya, Korea rekindle digital transformation ties

The partnership has so far established smart city development, the Konza Digital Media City, and the Kenya Advanced Institute of Science and Technology.
Jan 25, 2024

PAPSS adoption to support African e-commerce boom

Djibouti, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Zambia, and Zimbabwe have all implemented PAPSS through their central banks.
Jan 12, 2024

Kenya connects 750k unserved, underserved citizens

The project focuses on locations that are currently unserved or underserved, with mobile signals reaching fewer than half of the population.