Vincent Matinde

William Ruto banks on broadband for economic recovery in Kenya

World Bank predicts resilience in Kenya’s market to continue into the new year.
Dec 6, 2022

Kenyans to be fully charged for digital banking in 2023

Central Bank of Kenya halts COVID-19 waiver and reintroduces mobile money to bank transaction fees.
Nov 21, 2022

ICANN launches managed root server cluster in Nairobi

System will ensure the localisation of the domain name system and improve latency, reduce risk of DDoS attacks says organisation.
Nov 11, 2022

New termination rates, excise duty dent Safaricom's voice revenue

Voice revenue decreased by 3.8% to KShs 39.99-billion, according to the company’s half-year results.
Nov 3, 2022

Hyperscale investment signals golden opportunity for Africa to bolster local datacentre market

Fresh opportunities for cloud services on the continent as global interest grows.
Oct 27, 2022

Safaricom launches commercial 5G service

Country’s Communications Authority readies to release 5G policy document.

Kenya’s comms regulator issues new SIM registration ultimatum

Communications Authority gives telcos sixty days to achieve 100% registration compliance.
Oct 19, 2022

Microsoft, Liquid Cloud look to capitalise on Africa’s hybrid cloud growth

Companies plan to roll out new solutions to Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Oct 11, 2022

Airtel Kenya ring-fences operations, separates mobile money unit

Central Bank of Kenya confirms development, says it will lead to better customer service.
Oct 10, 2022

Kenya’s Data Commission clamps down on digital lenders

Regulatory body confirms intention to audit firms after having received over one thousand complaints, including that related to data privacy breach.
Oct 5, 2022

Google gets in on SA’s cloud act

Multinational tech firm confirms announced investment in Africa’s digital transformation.
Sep 29, 2022

Safaricom revises interest rates for overdraft solution Fuliza

Telco, in collaboration with Kenya Commercial Bank and NCBA Bank Kenya, eases pressure on borrowers and believes move will attract more subscribers.