NCC explains governance code.

NCC explains
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Commission wants to
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Thursday, Aug 17th

Direct Pay Online Group's latest buy tips the scales

Direct Pay Online Group's latest buy tips the scales

Acquisition of Virtual Card Services South Africa signals the completion of DPO's purchase of the VCS Group.

Kenyans sent US$1.71bn in remittances in 2016

Kenyans sent US$1.71bn in remittances in 2016

Latest market alliance, established between WorldRemit and National Bank of Kenya, adds new service to competitive remittance market.

Kenyan tech-hub launches initiative to expand tools for start-ups

Kenyan tech-hub launches initiative to expand tools for start-ups

The East African country has seen an increased number of investors and innovators enter its start-up ecosystem.

Bill Gates backs financial inclusion in Tanzania

Bill Gates backs financial inclusion in Tanzania

Gates commits to spending over US$300 million in Tanzania in 2017 through his foundation, on public health and poverty reduction programs.

SA start-up pilots e-learning platform for government, TVET colleges

SA start-up pilots e-learning platform for government, TVET colleges

The Student Hub hopes to reduce the cost of education, make education accessible to the masses and increase student success rates.

Safaricom sets M-Pesa like objectives for Masoko

Safaricom sets M-Pesa like objectives for Masoko

Telecommunications firm positions marketplace to take advantage of social media platforms.

Egypt picked for new global digital financial inclusion initiative

Egypt picked for new global digital financial inclusion initiative

World Bank and ITU led programme aims to improve access to financial services for 44 million Egyptians within three years.

Smartphones steering Africa e-commerce towards projected US$75bn

Smartphones steering Africa e-commerce towards projected US$75bn

The continent's e-commerce sector is growing strongly, largely on the back of increased smartphone take-up among African consumers.

Kenya Railways tests online ticketing solution

Kenya Railways tests online ticketing solution

The public currently pay through a 'lengthy and user-unfriendly' method via physical cash or M-Pesa.

Jumia Market to shut down?

Jumia Market to shut down?

Only 15 members of staff remain, comprised mainly of the engineering team according to local media reports.

Kenyan start-up reaches 10 000 customers in four months

Kenyan start-up reaches 10 000 customers in four months

 

MYDAWA was launched in Nairobi in March this year with the aim of revolutionising the pharmaceutical sector.