Nigeria gives MTN listing deadline.

MTN Nigeria's
listing ultimatum

Operator has until
May 2019.

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Sunday, Aug 19th

'Crowdfunding larger than VC funding'

'Crowdfunding larger than VC funding'

M-Changa executive discusses the fundraising market in Kenya and opportunities to expand across other markets in Africa.

Telkom Kenya completes US$1.5 million datacentre project

Telkom Kenya completes US$1.5 million datacentre project

Executive says the project will help company meet an increasing demand from local and sub-regional cloud-based services companies.

East Africa's first online forex trading platform

East Africa's first online forex trading platform

EGM Securities says offering is also a first for Kenya and enables trading via multiple payment channels, including M-Pesa.

Kenya raises expectations with Kshs 1.4 billion Intelligent Traffic System

Kenya raises expectations with Kshs 1.4 billion Intelligent Traffic System

System scheduled for national rollout in 2019.

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Kenya looks to lead African Telecommunications Union

Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) exec to stand for election as Secretary-General.

Kenya makes a dent on cybercrime but threats continue

Kenya makes a dent on cybercrime but threats continue

Number of cyber attacks down from 10.7 million to 7.9 million, according to Communications Authority.

New SA IOT services player eager to link up with Africa

New SA IOT services player eager to link up with Africa

Low-power IOT specialist Thingstream is using South Africa as a base, but has ambitions for the rest of the continent – beginning with Kenya.

Alphabet's Project Loon debuts commercial deployment in Africa

Alphabet's Project Loon debuts commercial deployment in Africa

Remote and rural areas in Kenya will be able to connect to high-speed Internet next year, thanks to Loon's balloons.

Kenyans warned of spike in Wangiri Fraud calls

Kenyans warned of spike in Wangiri Fraud calls

Cybersecurity Association says the rise in incidents over the past month is due to a lack of information among citizens.

Kenyans to pay more for digital ride hailing services

Kenyans to pay more for digital ride hailing services

Taxify and LittleCab confirm increases, while Uber will review existing agreements before making any decision.

Some ride-hailing drivers use tech to defraud customers

Some ride-hailing drivers use tech to defraud customers

Driver partners affiliated to Uber and Taxify are accused of manipulating the system to cash-in on unsuspecting customers.