SA ranks third in Africa for broadband speed

SA's race for
broadband

Researchers outline
country's ranking.

Monday, Aug 19th

Growing concern over Kenya's Huduma roll out

Growing concern over Kenya's Huduma roll out

Paradigm Initiative the latest group to express reservations about pending legislation.

Research critical of Kenya’s taxation on mobile transactions

Research critical of Kenya's taxation on mobile transactions

Report by research group Brookings labels taxation applied to mobile transactions as "retrogressive".

Kenya banks on AI and blockchain to tackle corruption

Kenya to deploy AI and blockchain to weed out corruption

Local taskforce has officially handed market research and action plan to the Ministry of ICT.

Telkom Kenya to retrench over 500 employees

Telkom Kenya to retrench over 500 employees

Fallout from the merger with Airtel Kenya.

Safaricom expects DigiFarm to outperform M-Pesa in five years

Safaricom expects DigiFarm to outperform M-Pesa in five years

Initiative one of several targeting Africa's agriculture sector with digitisation being the core objective.

Why Kenyan start-ups can bank on ICOs

Why Kenyan start-ups can bank on ICOs

Blockchain experts believe it is a credible path to more easily accessed funding.

Kenya looks to enforce NIIMS registration

Kenya looks to enforce NIIMS registration

Government drafts new Bill after courts block previous attempt to make system mandatory.

Kenya mulls over ICOs for citizens

Kenya mulls over ICOs for citizens

Local taskforce recommends development of digital asset framework to enable citizens to raise funds via ICOs.

Kenya's Central Bank looks to rein in mobile money lenders

Kenya's Central Bank looks to rein in mobile money lenders

Authorities concerned over risk of money laundering and financial support for terrorism.

Kenyan agri-tech start-up secures US$100k funding

Kenyan agri-tech start-up secures US$100k funding

Gray Matters Capital's coLABS invests in Nairobi-based Taimba.

Wananchi Telecom, Safaricom battle for broadband market dominance

Wananchi Telecom, Safaricom battle for broadband market dominance

Latest figures from the CA show Safaricom has gained over its market rival.