Orange launches in Sierra Leone.

Orange launches in Sierra Leone

Telco says it invetsed US$33M in its network.

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Kenya: uptake of cloud application is on the rise

Kenya: uptake of cloud application is on the rise

Telecoms, finance institutions and public bodies among top adopters.

Nairobi-based fintech company Lendable raises US$6.5m funding

Nairobi-based fintech company Lendable raises US$6.5m funding

New round of funding will be used to expand services to Tanzania, Rwanda and at least one other market, while expanding its line of products.

SGT acquires John Power Kenya in its quest to expand across Africa

SGT acquires John Power Kenya in its quest to expand across Africa

The rebranding of BetNSports to SaharaGames.com has increased revenue by 400% in the past month.

Safaricom actions regional FTTH roll out plan

Safaricom actions regional FTTH roll out plan

The telco says 95 000 homes are currently connected to its fibre infrastructure.

Safaricom launches NFC payment solution for M-Pesa

Safaricom launches NFC payment solution for M-Pesa

1Tap system will connect various devices to payment platform.

Leading edge tech bears fruit in Kenya

Leading edge tech bears fruit in Kenya

How two companies in Kenya are using technology to change the way people live and work.

Uber riders in Nairobi can now use cards to pay

Uber riders in Nairobi can now use cards to pay

Partnership between Uber and Visa enables an alternative means of payment for customers.

IoT in fleet management fuelled by smartphone adoption in Kenya

IoT in fleet management fuelled by smartphone adoption in Kenya

Latest figures from Communication Authority also confirm a rise in internet penetration.

Huawei targets 30% market share in Kenya

Huawei targets 30% market share in Kenya

Company intends deploying a multi-stakeholder and multi-sector strategy.

Kwese launches satellite TV with eye on on-demand service

Kwese launches satellite TV with eye on on-demand service

Kwese Play streaming service to be available in Africa soon.

Safaricom responds to allegations of election interference

Safaricom responds to allegations of election interference

CEO Bob Collymore refutes claims by National Super Alliance the company colluded with officials.