French President Emmanuel Macron to visit Kenya in Mid March

Latest information confirms French President Emmanuel Macron will be visiting Kenya next month. French Ambassador Aline Kuster-Menager verified that Macron

How This Entrepreneur Transformed An Ailing Family Business Into A Multi-Million Dollar Conglomerate In Madagascar

Some one hundred years ago, a traveler sailed away from the shores of Gujarat, India, and after several weeks of

New Report Reveals Tanzania Loses USD 96.6 Mn Annually Due To Drought

A recent report released by Tanzanian Government reveals that the country losses USD 96.6 Mn annually due to drought. The Country


Kenyan Startup MSurvey Secures Funding From Proparco Investment

Africa’s Integrated Customer Experience company mSurvey has announced a follow-on investment by private sector financing institution ​Proparco. This has come

How A “NO!” From His Father Led This Entrepreneur Into Building A USD 1 Bn Oil Company In Tanzania

It was a warm afternoon in Dar es Salaam, the Tanzanian capital, and even though it was yet early days

This Couple Has Given One More Reason To Schoolgirls In Uganda To Study For A Better Future

Kitengeesa; a small village in Uganda, has always been bedeviled by a high dropout rate when it comes to girl

South Korea To Build USD 100 Mn Worth University In Kenya

South Korea to pump USD 100 Mn in the construction of a University following a memorandum of understanding with the

Nairobi Based Communications Hardware Company BRCK Acquires Wi-Fi Service Provider Surf Kenya

Nairobi-based integrated hardware and software company BRCK has made known that it has acquired WI-FI service provider Surf Kenya. Information

Is East Africa’s Cab-Hailing Mondo Ride Running Out Of Steam Or Adjusting For A Comeback?

A cab-hailing firm headquartered in Nairobi – Mondo Ride – is reported to have suspended its taxi rides for corporate

After Losing His Entire Family In A Brutal Massacre, This Rwandan Is Now Saving Thousands Of Lives With Drones

Located at the gates of East Africa is the Republic of Rwanda; a small, landlocked country with a green mountainous

Kenya Earned USD 1.53 Bn From Fresh Produce Export in 2018

Exports from fresh produce earned Kenya USD 1.53 Bn in 2018, a notable 33 percent increase from that of the previous

Kenyans Can Now Pay For Amazon Purchases Via Western Union

Kenyans can now pay for purchases on e-commerce platform Amazon through Western Union. The newly launched payment option will now

Kenyan Government To Spend USD 100 K On Upgrading Warehouses For Farmers, SMEs

The Kenyan Government is set to upgrade all state-owned warehouses at a cost of USD 100 K. The Ministry of

Customer Experience Delivery Is Still Inconsistent In Kenya, But With Exceptions – mSurvey

Considering page-by-page information in the recently released report by mSurvery – an African integrated customer experience company – we have

How A Mugging Incident Led To An Innovation That Could Save Lives In Kenya And Beyond

It’s that time of the semester and students are running helter-skelter. And yes, you guessed right: exams are nigh! It’s

An AI Lab in Uganda Is Using Smartphones To Diagnose Malaria And Tuberculosis In Two Minutes

A crowded waiting room with people milling about and patients leaning on windows and even sitting on doorsteps because all

German Investor To Install 19- Solar-Powered Water Kiosks & Employ Youth In Kenya By End Of 2019

It is finally a sigh of relief for Kenyan towns that grapple with water shortage after a German solar company;

How An ‘Ice-Cream Tantrum’ Birthed An Entrepreneur Who Has Launched Three Companies In South Africa

Like most other kids in Ekangala, Karidas Tshintsholo had grown to be quite familiar with the jarring jingle of the

Mara Corporation To Produce First Africa-Made Smart Phones in Rwanda

Rwanda based technology company Mara Corporation and Rwandan government officials have announced the rollout of a factory to produce smartphones in Rwanda.

Facebook’s Content Moderation Center In Kenya Will Create Employment

As part of the technology giant’s initiative to curb the ramp of fake news and revive true journalism, Facebook plans

Official: Airtel Kenya Merges With Telkom To Birth Airtel-Telkom

The long-awaited deal between Bharti Airtel’s East African arm and Telkom Kenya has finally seen the light of day. The

Why This US Entrepreneur Feels That SMEs Will Propel Kenya’s Economy

According to Karl Gibbons, the Entrepreneurs Society of America Chairman, the growth of the Kenyan economy will be driven by

Baking The Green: How This Entrepreneur Is Converting Pumpkins To Profits In Rwanda

Most rural communities are known to thrive on agriculture, and Muhanga – one of such communities in Rwanda – is

Why Kenyans May Be Forced To Dig Deeper Into Their Pockets To Afford A Favorite Delicacy

Kenyans may soon be forced to spend more to afford a plate of their favourite meal; Chips. This is following

After Championing Many Businesses, This Entrepreneur Is Giving a Facelift To Cashew Production In Tanzania

Before Fahad Awadh returned to his roots, he was something of a perennial journeyman and serial businessman. He had his

The Killer Lake In Rwanda Bags The Country A USD 400 Mn Deal

The Rwandan government has signed a USD 400 Mn deal with Gasmeth Energy Limited to produce bottled methane gas from

Mocked For Doing ‘Girlie Stuff’ At 14, This Ugandan Has Now Created A Successful Business Out Of It

It’s yet another end-of-term and schoolchildren are visibly excited. Well, who wouldn’t be? It’s been such an exerting term, but

Kenyan Startup FarmDrive To Credit 3 Mn Farmers After Receiving Additional Investment

Nairobi based startup FarmDrive has received financial backing from Canada based company EWB. The Canadian investor ventures on nurturing early-stage

You Will Be Amazed To Know How Much An Average Kenyan Earns

According to the latest reports by the Kenya Institute for Public Policy and Research (KIPPRA), employed Kenyans earn an average

“Freddie The Dreamer” – The Story Of The Tanzanian Boy Who Brought Technology To His Village

Well, it may come across as a rather bold claim, but the assertion that a confident 17-year-old brought the first