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Saturday, May 25th

Vodacom, Safaricom take over M-Pesa brand

Vodacom, Safaricom take over M-Pesa brand

South African telco Vodacom and Kenya’s Safaricom are in the process of acquiring the M-Pesa brand from Vodafone.

Safaricom describes Huawei issue as 'worrying'

Safaricom describes Huawei issue as 'worrying'

CEO Bob Collymore offers his perspective whilst also announcing his departure from the company in 2020.

Kenya launches digital economy blueprint

Kenya launches digital economy blueprint

Guideline a contribution towards objectives of the Smart Africa Alliance.

Kenyan consortium launches mobile banking app

Kenyan consortium launches mobile banking app

Mobile loan product Stawi introduced, backed by Central Bank of Kenya.

Kenya: Jamii Telecom acquires full 4G license

Kenya: Jamii Telecom acquires full 4G licence

Company secured trial permit in December 2017, but has now been granted an upgrade.

Kenya's revenue authority tightens grip on digital businesses

Kenya's revenue authority tightens grip on digital businesses

Tax authorities take aim at OTT operators.

Safaricom's Fuzila helps company rake in KES60-billion profit

Safaricom's Fuzila helps company rake in KES60-billion profit

Bob Collymore presented details of the telco's full year 2019 financial report.

Kenya's MYDAWA secures US$3-million in funding

Kenya's MYDAWA secures US$3-million in funding

Operators of e-health platform plan to use funds to support local expansion.

Equity, Safaricom in FinTech alliance

Equity, Safaricom in FinTech alliance

Companies plan to roll out more product and share technical knowledge.

Nairobi-based FinTech firm raises €40-million for expansion

Nairobi-based FinTech firm raises €40-million for expansion

 

Dutch-African mobile health payments platform Care International has raised EUR40 million in Series A funding to expand into new markets.

Kenya's government to use AI in allocation of affordable housing

Kenya's government to use AI in allocation of affordable housing

Data analysis will be applied to assist in evaluating credit worthiness of each applicant.