Vincent Matinde
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Kenya witnesses worrying escalation in cyber threats

Communications Authority of Kenya confirms 159% increase in latest quarterly report.
2:10

Kenya's digital tax comes into effect as online commerce grows

Government is looking to take advantage of growth via Digital Service Tax.
1:50

Africa’s digital opportunity in nurturing rise of super apps

Continent could serve as an incubator and leverage digital opportunities associated with the development of these apps.
1:30
Dec 4, 2020

CcHUB launches investment vehicle for African start-ups

Dubbed ‘The Syndicate’, the objective is to accelerate the growth of early-stage ventures.
2:40

Kenya’s controversial ICT Practitioners Bill makes a comeback

Legislation resurfaces in parliament, triggers immediate petition.
2:00

Kenya’s govt pushes ahead with contentious NIIMS roll out

Public have raised concern over data privacy and duplication of services.
1:50

Africa unveils its first online clinical trials database

Africa Centre for Disease Control and Prevention said platform could not have come at a better time.
1:50

Sizeable task awaits Kenya’s first data commissioner

Immaculate Kassait to oversee the implementation of the Data Protection Act.
2:10

Kenya: Startup Act welcomed, but funding still a pain-point

Finance expert says promoting domestic patient capital investment will be a major boost to start ups.
1:50
Nov 9, 2020

M-Pesa takes a hit from zero-rated mobile money payments

Safaricom reports a 14.5% YoY decline in M-Pesa revenue for half-year 2020/21 period.
2:00
Nov 5, 2020

CARMA targets West Africa amid growth in credit market

Credit data marketplace sets up headquarters in Nigeria following pre-seed investment by Microtraction.
1:40
Oct 30, 2020

Co-creation Hub acquires second Kenyan company

Educational platform eLimu is being positioned to serve as the hub’s digital education arm.