21 May

Kenya’s SWVL transport firm finally gets the nod

Following months of conflict, the National Transport and Safety Authority has approved the business.

Contact Centre as a Service gaining traction among Kenyan SMEs

As it offers scalability as and when the operational needs of an enterprise change says Infobip Africa.

US$150K grant to empower health focused start-ups in Kenya

Impact investor and business incubator Villgro Kenya has identified 12 recipient firms.

Telkom Kenya supports COVID-19 monitoring platform

Afya Rekod platform will provide a virtual repository for individuals to store their health data in real-time.
4 May

Kenya’s ride-hailing firms mobilise to back COVID-19 fight

Swvl, LittleCab and Bolt have initiated various services to keep industry working and support ongoing efforts to tackle Coronavirus.
Apr 29, 2020

Safaricom mulls new rural connectivity plan

Growth in mobile data drives up full year results as company looks to secure more rural subscribers.
Apr 24, 2020

Mixed response to Kenya’s ICT COVID-19 think-tank

Some locals believe the COVID-19 ICT Advisory Committee to be a waste of time and resources.
Apr 23, 2020

Kenya readies for more Loon balloons

Telkom Kenya, Google Loon look to intensivy Project Loon and bolster local connectivity amid COVID-19 pandemic.
Apr 16, 2020

Kenya’s unregulated digital lenders must go it alone

Central Bank bans service providers from engaging with Credit Reference Bureaus.
Apr 1, 2020

Mobile transactions ‘a key cog’ in Kenya’s economic wheel

Latest statistics from the CA reveal an upsurge in mobile-based transactions, including in the corporate sector.

Kenya emerges as datacentre powerhouse

Africa Data Centres keeps pace with market developments in Nairobi.