Equity Bank Reassures Customers of Safe and Secure Transactions

Equity Bank has been trending recently with reports of fraud. On social media, it has been buzzing with concerns from Equity Bank customers regarding instances of fraud. However, the...

Samsung Unveils the Next Generation of Flagship Devices in Kenya: The Galaxy S23 Series

Samsung has announced its new lineup of flagship smartphones, the Galaxy S23 series. This series comprises three smartphones, the S23, the S23 Plus, and the S23 Ultra, all packed with the latest and greatest features that Samsung offers. The Samsung...

Showmax Offers an Extra Month of Streaming for Free in New Campaign

Popular online subscription video-on-demand service - Showmax has announced a new campaign to delight its subscribers. Starting from February 1st, 2023, Showmax offers a second month of viewing for free to those who pay for one month of service....

Safaricom Shakes Up Top Management Team with Key Appointments

Safaricom, Kenya's largest mobile network operator, has made several changes to its top management team. The new appointments, announced by CEO Peter Ndegwa, aim to provide the company with a strategic and agile leadership structure. One of the most significant...

Kenyan Government to Introduce Unique Personal Identifier for Newborns, Streamline Birth and Death Registration Process

The Kenyan government is making strides in modernizing the birth and death registration process. Come March 2023, access to birth and death certificates will be possible through online e-citizen services. In addition, a new system will be introduced that...

Kenya is set to have it’s first paperless Cabinet meeting chaired by Ruto

Kenya's President William Ruto has announced that the country's Cabinet meeting will go digital, with a paperless format, as part of the government's digitization agenda. It marks a significant step towards modernizing government operations and services, reducing bureaucracy, and...

CBK Approves 12 Digital Credit Providers Including Tala as it aims to Strengthen Regulation and Protect Customer Interests

The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has made significant strides in regulating the digital credit sector in the country by approving 12 new digital credit providers (DCPs) out of a total of 381 applications received since March 2022. This...

Former ICT Cabinet Secretary Joe Mucheru Appointed as President of Goldman Sachs-Backed Jumo Financial Services Start-Up

Joe Mucheru, the former ICT Cabinet Secretary of Kenya, has been appointed as the new president of Jumo, a South African financial services start-up backed by Goldman Sachs. His appointment is expected to help Jumo achieve its expansion plans...

Realme maintains shipment numbers with affordable, high-end feature smartphones in tough economic climate

In a year characterized by a general economic slowdown, many smartphone manufacturers found it difficult to maintain their shipment numbers. However, realme, a smartphone maker, was able to buck this trend by offering reasonably priced smartphones. The high cost of...

Pesapal Launches Revolutionary Forecourt Management Solution for Petrol Stations in Africa

Pesapal, a leading African fintech company, has launched a new Forecourt Management Solution for petrol stations in Uganda, Kenya, and Tanzania. It is the...

Safaricom CEO Assures Customers that Fuliza Overdraft Service Will Remain Available Despite Success of Kenya Kwanza’s Hustler Fund

Safaricom, Kenya's largest telecommunications company, has announced that its overdraft service, Fuliza, will remain available even as the Kenya Kwanza's Hustler Fund has been...

Safaricom Appoints Adil Khawaja as New Chairman, Focuses on Expanding Operations in Ethiopia

Safaricom, the leading telecommunications company in Kenya, has announced the appointment of Adil Khawaja as its new chairman. This announcement comes slightly over a...

Kenya Revenue Authority Flags Mobile Telecom Operators for Possible Under-Declaration of Airtime, Internet and Mobile Money Transactions

The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has recently identified possible under-declaration of sales by mobile telecom operators for airtime, Internet, and mobile money transactions. In...

GOtv Customers Rejoice: New Promotion Offers Upgraded Packages and More Entertainment

2023 is here, and as expected, new obligations and obstacles come with it. Yet, GOtv clients have something to anticipate as the company presents...