With a $140m war chest, UK-based remittance service WorldRemit expands into the US

With a $140m war chest from Accel Partners, TCV and Silicon Valley Bank, digital money transfer service WorldRemit has launched in the US, Western Union and Moneygram’s turf, aiming to  revolutionize the... Read more »

Digital African Woman Conference to be held in Brussels

Digital African Woman, an initiative designed under the Digital Global Woman- a program dedicated to supporting and developing female led tech startups across Africa and the Diaspora is hosting a interactive 2-day conference for... Read more »

Subscribers in Rwanda increase through diaspora SIM acquisition

The number of mobile subscribers in Rwanda increased by 2 per cent over the festive season given the sheer number of  new SIM cards by diaspora members who had come to celebrate... Read more »

Kenyans in diaspora to access government services online

The Kenyan government will soon launch an online platform that will make it possible for citizens living abroad access government services. While speaking at the commissioning of the Kenyans Diaspora Expo to... Read more »

Uganda, Tanzania latest to welcome Diaspora Mobile Money Transfer Service

The Diaspora Mobile money transfer service from Rapid Communications’ is now in Uganda, Tanzania and Senegal only a month after it was unveiled in Kenya. Brought about through a partnership with Aftab... Read more »