Thursday, June 29, 2017

Safaricom & Google launch new Mobile Traffic App ‘Waze’ in Kenya

Telecommunications service provider Safaricom (NSE: SCOM) has partnered with Google to locally launch mobile application Waze, that offers motorists access to accurate and real-time...

Uniquely African: How Homegrown Innovation is Solving many of Africa’s most...

By now, I am convinced that you have heard of M-Pesa, the popular and often-cited mobile banking system that has become Africa's innovation calling...

Studio Mashinani project set to boost the creative industry at county...

C.S Joe Mucheru launched an initiative by the government under the Kenya Broadcasting Corporation in support of the creative industry. Dubbed Studio Mashinani, the...

Zuku revamps Internet, TV and Phone services

Wananchi Group’s  home entertainment brand, Zuku has refreshed its triple play platform with the launch of Zuku Fiber Infinite packages at reduced prices. Dubbed “Go...

Safaricom’s New ‘Flex’ a Stab at Reeling in Kenyan Entrepreneurs

Kenya's telcoms service provider Safaricom has launched a new product named ‘FLEX’, aimed at giving customers some flexible options in selecting how they allocate...

EMA awards recognizes green businesses, Chandaria Industries win big

The Energy Management Awards were held last night at Safari Park Hotel. Chandaria Industries emerged winners of the Overall Management prize in a night...

VISA launches Mobile Payment Platform ‘mVisa’, Billed as Revolutionary

Visa Inc. has introduced mVisa, a new mobile payment service geared at accelerating digital commerce in Kenya and across Africa. As part of its initial...

Safaricom Testing ‘Lipa Na MPESA’ Card

Safaricom (NSE: SCOM) on Monday July 8th 2016 commenced trials for a PIN-based, NFC-based ‘Tap-and-Go’ card, which will allow for seamless integration with an...