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Kenyan start-up reaches 10 000 customers in four months

Kenyan start-up reaches 10 000 customers in four months

 

MYDAWA was launched in Nairobi in March this year with the aim of revolutionising the pharmaceutical sector.

Mastercard, Western Union mobilise digital tech for refugee camp

Mastercard, Western Union mobilise digital tech for refugee camp

The Kakuma refugee community will receive cards, digital vouchers and mobile money services.

Kenyan bankers unveil interbank application to rival M-Pesa

Kenyan bankers unveil interbank application to rival M-Pesa

PesaLink platform, the latest competitor to Safaricom's M-Pesa offering.

UK firm KOKO launches smart commerce platform for urban Africa

Global firm KOKO launches smart commerce platform for urban Africa

Platform involves a dense network of physical, cloud-connected e-commerce kiosks.

Ecobank marks 5th relaunch of Mobile App in Kenya

Ecobank marks 5th relaunch of Mobile App in Kenya

Renewed app is being introduced as part of effort to better link Ecobank's continent wide footprint.

mySafaricom app debuts to boost M-Pesa

mySafaricom app poised to boost M-Pesa

Smartphone users can access M-Pesa platform and manage their Safaricom accounts on the go.

Kenya's SMEs dominate traditional players on Jumia

Kenya's SMEs dominate traditional players on Jumia

Online retailer says small and medium entrepreneurs constitute the bulk of businesses on its platform in Kenya.

KPMG evaluates M-Pesa's market strength

KPMG evaluates M-Pesa's market strength

New report notes impact of mobile phone-based money transfer service ten years since its inception.

Kenya: Bitpesa shrugs off regulator concern

Kenya: Bitpesa shrugs off regulator concern

Founder of local Bitcoin platform says East African country no longer its largest market.

Kenyan trio take mobile money API to Mobile World Congress

Kenyan trio take mobile money API to Mobile World Congress

Software engineers who won a hackathon at GSMA's Mobile 360 Africa Series are taking their solution to the annual global event.

Kenya hits record in weekly Bitcoin trade

Kenya hits record in weekly Bitcoin trade

Greater awareness, looming inflationary outlook said to be key behind the spike in usage.