Ugandan Startup Swipe2pay Swipes Away USD 40K At BRIDGE East Africa Startup Pitch

Swipe2pay, a Ugandan startup was picked as the winner of BRIDGE East Africa Startup pitch and secured USD 40K at

Kevin Gachiri December 10
These Local Women Farmers Are Empowering An Entire Community – And It All Began With The Slice Of A Pineapple!

It’s a typical hot and sunny afternoon in Marafa; a small village buried in a canyon-like valley in Kilifi County,

Nzekwe Henry December 5
How A Girls School In Rural Kenya Is Drawing Clean Water From Thin Air

Growing up in Nothern Kenya where it is mostly arid is such a hard life as people living in the rural

Kevin Gachiri November 30
12 Kenyan Social Enterprises Receive USD 2 Mn in Grants From Google

Non-profit and social entrepreneurial opportunities in Africa have received a major boost as twelve Kenyan businesses have been selected to

Kevin Gachiri November 29
Uber’s Interest In Kenya’s Minibus Public Transport – What You Should Know

Road transport is big business in Nairobi. According to the survey released by The Kenya National Bureau of statistics Economic

Kevin Gachiri November 23
Kenya’s Twiga Foods Raises USD 10 Mn In Series A

Nairobi based AgriTech Startup Twiga Foods has secured USD 10 Mn in a Series A funding round led by World

Nayantara Jha November 16
Don’t Just Listen, Get noticed – Accepting Applications for BRIDGE East Africa Startup Pitch

Success with collaboration is far more fulfilling than succeeding alone. It is this strength of network that we truly believe

Team WeeTracker November 12
Ever Heard Of Cash-Pooling? This Group Of Women In Kenya Has Already Bought 100 Apartments Out Of It

It’s kind of the norm for women-focused savings group to mobilise efforts towards promoting the small-scale ventures of its members,

Nzekwe Henry November 12
What You should know about the payment landscape in Kenya

With nearly 50% of Kenya’s GDP of  USD 75 Billion considered to be transacted over mobile phones in 2017, mobile

Kevin Gachiri November 10
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Rocked By Robbery – This Kenyan Has Created A Security Gadget That Could Save Millions

Last year, the Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) was rocked by a major heist which resulted in the carting away of

Nzekwe Henry November 8