AWS intensifies interest in Africa’s cloud skills base

Company Launches re/Start programme in Kenya, adds three new cohorts in South Africa.

Kenya’s Lami Technologies raises US$1.8m to bolster insuretech adoption

Deloitte report indicates that the future for the sector is embedded in technology implementation.
29 Apr

SA start-up AURA lines up Mexico, Nigeria for expansion

In March, the security and medical response platform announced its move to Kenya.

Kenya’s LipaLater to deploy ML, open banking to secure market share

Fintech firm has carved niche in East Africa’s burgeoning pay-later marketplace.

Kenyans feel the pinch as global tech firms directed to impose VAT

Global tech companies adhere to Value Added Tax Digital Marketplace Supply Regulations 2020.
Apr 7, 2021

Greater collaboration, tech needed for effective vaccine rollout in Kenya

Technology can play a valuable supporting role to ensure country’s vaccine rollout is a success says Hardeep Sound, Regional Sales Director: East Africa at SAP.
Mar 26, 2021

Safaricom launches commercial 5G network in Kenya

Company said availability of 5G enabled devices will also dictate the adoption of the new network.
Mar 16, 2021

AURA appoints Hilary Itela to lead expansion into East Africa

Company sees opportunity in Kenya’s ‘strong, but fragmented private security and emergency medical industry’.
Mar 11, 2021

M-Pesa and Safaricom are not parting ways

Interim CEO M-Pesa Africa dismisses claims of intention to separate entities.
Mar 9, 2021

US$200bn opportunity within Africa’s eLogistics market

Long-term growth will rapidly accelerate as e-Logistics companies scale and pivot to support e-commerce growth, according to IFC research.
Mar 8, 2021

Celebrating Kenyan women excelling in the tech space

Women are taking the business world by storm, and their approach to doing so has changed the lives for so many people in Kenya says Tonny Tugee, Seacom East and North East Africa Managing Director.

Kenyan Fintech start-up PBP raises US$1.5m to secure scale

Company looks to continue its growth in accelerating the revolution of boutique manufacturing.