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


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

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;

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

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

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

Icolo.io Is Building A Second Data Center In Kenya

African carrier-neutral colocation services provider Icolo.io is building another data center in Kenya after it established its first in Mombasa. Mombasa

This Kenyan Techie Couldn’t Go To Hacker School – So She Brought Hacker School To Her

Who else feels like they’re going to gag the next time they hear someone use the “every-disappointment-is-a-blessing-in-disguise” line? Well, for

If You Have Air, You Can Have Clean Drinking Water: The Female Trio Behind Majik Water In Kenya

Beth Koigi may have felt her skin crawl on seeing the filthy water spew from the tap when she first

Kenyan Saas Firm SuperFluid Labs Raises Investment From GreenTec Capital

GreenTec Capital, an investor in African startups and SMEs, has invested in Kenya-based data analytics firm SuperFluid Labs. The investee

Kenya’s E-commerce Startup Copia Ropes In USD 2 Mn Equity Financing From Goodwell Investments

Kenya-based ecommerce startup Copia has raised USD 2 Mn in equity financing from Dutch impact investor Goodwell Investments to expand

This Kenyan Healthcare App Backed By Safaricom Bags USD 1.5 Mn

The French Development Agency (AFD) has pumped fund worth KES 150 Mn (USD 1,476,378) in Safaricom-backed healthcare app M-Tiba. The

Role of Social Media During Kenya’s 14 Riverside Attack: From the Cries for Help to the Fake News

As the dust settles on Kenya’s recent terror attack at the heart of the capital city, a lot of lessons

India’s Telecom Giant Bharti Airtel To Buy Telkom Kenya

Sources familiar with both parties have revealed that India’s telecoms giant Bharti Airtel is making a move to purchase Telkom Kenya, the East

Microfinance Software Company Musoni Services Gets Investment From Alterfin

Africa focussed microfinance software company Musoni Services has raised an equity investment from Alterfin; a Belgium based Co-operative society. Existing

Branch Cumulatively Loans Kenya USD 10 Mn After Recent USD 5 Mn Issuance

San Francisco-based digital lender Branch has announced its commercial paper issuance of KES 500 Mn USD (USD 4,922,000) in Kenya.

What If Sign Language Could Be Heard? This Kenyan Techie Is Making It Happen With His ‘Magic Gloves’

Roy Allela’s six-year-old niece was born with a hearing impairment. Being one of the 34 million children worldwide that are estimated

Kenyatta’s CBA To Acquire Jamii Bora Bank For USD 137 Mn

Commercial Bank of Africa, under the auspices of the Kenyatta Family Business, has made a cash offer of Ksh 1.4

Kenya’s Little Cab Bracing For 33-Seater Minibus Launch

Nairobi-based ride-hailing service Little Cab, is quietly giddying up to launch its 33-seater minibus service in Kenya, as part of

Kenya’s Hillcrest School Sold Out to GEMS Education For USD 25 Mn

Fanisi Capital, a private equity firm has undergone an agreement to sell Kenya’s Hillcrest Schools to Dubai-based GEMS Education for Ksh

This Kenyan Entrepreneur Literally ‘Brightened The Lives’ Of Poor People In Rural Communities As A Freshman

The name Evans Wadongo will undoubtedly remain engraved on the minds of many Kenyans for several years to come –