HUAWEI Y5 Prime 2018 Price & Specifications in Kenya

HUAWEI has introduced a new phone under its Y series in Kenya. The HUAWEI Y5 Prime 2018 will be retailing at a recommended price;...

OPPO Find X notchless smartphone with a motorized pop-up camera

Pop-up cameras will be the next big thing in smartphone. After the announcement of the Vivo Nex, we’ve got another mostly screen device with...
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What Factors Should Be Considered While Picking An Online Brokerage Account

A brokerage account is your license to invest in a portfolio of stocks through an online trading platform and allows you to buy or...

EazzyBanking App launches Mandarin version to lure local Chinese traders

Equity Bank’s EazzyBanking App is now available in Chinese Mandarin following a recent upgrade that will allow the growing number of Chinese expatriates working...

Upcoming Mobiles on Amazon

Amazon is a platform wherein you can buy mobile phones, laptops, cameras, watches, apparels, shoes etc. So, you can shop with confidence on Amazon. Amazon...

Ecobank Mobile App Hits $1 billion in transactions

 The Ecobank Mobile App, a financial services application across 33 African countries, has processed 9 million transactions worth over $1 billion since launch less than 18...

GSMA & mobile money providers launch mobile money certification to help offer transparent financial...

GSMA and mobile money providers across Africa and the world have launched the GSMA Mobile Money Certification, in a bid to offer transparent and...

Equity Bank cuts charges on its PayPal withdrawal service to 1 percent

Equity Bank has reviewed withdrawal charges on its Equity PayPal Withdrawal service in a move that will see users pay as low as 1%...

Kenya’s LipaSafe wants to help classified marketplaces reduce online fraud

LipaSafe is a new online payments service that aims to reduce online fraud by holding funds on behalf of buyers and sellers and disburses funds...

OPPO joins the Qualcomm 5G Pioneer Initiative to speed up entry into global markets...

At the 2018 Qualcomm Technology Day in China, OPPO, one of the most popular international smartphone brands, announced partnership with Qualcomm Technologies in...

Kenyans to buy iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus through an affordable installment scheme

Elite Digital, Apple Premium Reseller in Kenya has said it will launch an EMI scheme for the new iPhone 8 and 8 Plus from...

Mobile money transactions in Kenya hit Ksh 1.2 trillion

Mobile money services continue to soar in popularity among Kenyans as evidenced by the latest numbers where Kenyans have made transactions worth Ksh 1.2...

Digital Economy in the Sub Saharan Africa

Growth of the digital economy which can be defined as the various economic and social activities powered by ICT including banking, buying and selling...

HMD launches its 4G LTE Android Nougat-powered Nokia 8 in Kenya & Nigeria

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has announced the availability of Nokia 8 in Kenya at Ksh 59,999. Nokia 8 is available in Tempered...

3 Online Security Measures Everyone Should Take

The online world is magnificent. Its near-infinite amount of data has created a reality in which everyone has endless resources, nothing is too ambitious,...

DumaPay adds mVisa, simplifies online payments using Email Pay to take on Mula

Direct pay Online Group has revamped its little known payments app Dumapay pairing the card reader and the merchants’ phone using Bluetooth to help...

Expanded Markets, affordable phones spur mobile telephony growth in Kenya

Expanded markets by service providers and availability of affordable phones are some of the factors that continue to spur mobile telephony growth in the...

Mobile Commerce and Data Uptake on the Rise in Kenya

  Payment of goods and service through the mobile money transfer platforms hit Ksh692 Billion in the three months to June, the latest sector statistics...

Airtel Money launches M-Fanisi, a savings & loan facility to take on M-Shwari &...

  Kenya's Maisha Microfinance Bank has partnered with Airtel Money to launch M-Fanisi – a savings and loan mobile money solution targeted at Airtel Money...

Insurance comparison site Afrinsure.com wants to increase penetration of insurance products in Kenya

Afrinsure is a new online insurance insurance comparison site and marketplace in Kenya promising its users a huge inventory of insurance covers to...

Xiaomi joins Apple and Samsung in the Qi Wireless Power consortium

When wireless charging was invented, leading technology companies that planned to use it came together to form a standard that would guide them forward....

Treasury set to roll out another M-Akiba despite undersubscription of initial offer

Kenya’s treasury is set to roll out another M-Akiba offering in the market despite the initial one only managing to attract only 5,988 of...

Mobile lender Branch raises $2m to bolster its micro-loans in East Africa

Micro-lending app Branch has raised $2m (ksh 200m) to bolster its loans to SMEs in Kenya and across the east African region as its...

FIRS, eTranzact Launch PayFIRS.net to help Government Reach N5 trillion tax collection Target for...

Premier e-payments solution provider, eTranzact International PLC in partnership with the Federal Inland revenue service (FIRS) at an event in Lagos launched a new...

Looking at the new 9Mobile Logo; the past versus the future

If any company could stealthily change its brand identity in Nigeria, that company is definitely not Etisalat. In the course of nine years, the...

Tencent, Amazon & Access Technology Ventures Invest $300 Million into the Essential Phone

Access Technology Ventures, Redpoint Ventures, Tencent Holdings Ltd., Altimeter Capital, Vy Capital and Amazon Inc.’s Alexa Fund have invested $300 million into Essential Products...

Paystack Encourages Online Payments in Nigeria

Africa experiences millions of payments every day, but very few happen online. In Nigeria, just about 1% of transactions happen online. The country collected...

PiggyBank is a Platform That’ll Helps Nigerians Save Their Money

Savings can be very difficult when done manually. Millennials tend to spend almost everything they earn. Some people still resort to the local savings...

Paylater Allows You to Borrow Money Quickly Without any Paper Work

Paylater, a lending platform operated by a micro-finance bank started out of a desire to help people borrow money quickly, safely and conveniently, all...

PayDunya Makes Online Payments Easier for Senegalese

PayDunya is an easy-to-use universal multichannel payment gateway. A young Senegalese by the name of Aziz Yerima created the same because he wanted to...