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IMF exploring long-term financing options for climate change & digitalisation

For the first time ever, the Annual Pan-Africa Investor Conference event included a specialist Nigeria Tech / Fintech Conference that was held on 9 September and covered every aspect of the fast-growing and high-opportunity sector – from digital payments and digital...

Ministry of ICT awards Sh120m to firms through the Future Bora Initiative

The Ministry of ICT, Innovation, and Youth Affairs and the World Bank on Thursday awarded KSh 120 million to Afya Research Africa, Hydroponics Africa Limited, Life In Abundance-Kenya and TakaTaka Solutions Limited, the four organizations that emerged winners of...

Meet Kenya’s everyday “she-roes”

In the latest episode of Inside Africa, CNN meets a group of trailblazing Kenyan women who are carving their own paths to success. From doctors to content creators, they are using the power of online platforms to amplify their voices and...

Rare: Female Cop Rejects Huge Bribe From Tax Evasion Suspects

The police department has for long had a not so good reputation when it comes to matters corruption and bribery. Media and independent authorities' reports have indicated that indeed some officers have been actively involved in asking or accepting the...

M-PESA Africa hits 50 million active customers

M-PESA, the world's leading mobile money service has today announced that it has reached 50 million monthly active customers strengthening its position as Africa's largest fintech. Launched more than 14 years ago in Kenya, M-PESA is today available in...

Sheraton Hotels unveils new vision at Sheraton Djibouti

Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott Bonvoy's portfolio of 30 extraordinary brands, today unveiled newly transformed spaces at Sheraton Djibouti. The 185-room hotel is the first Sheraton in Africa to bring to life the brand's new vision of...

Youth have a big role to play in creating sustainable food supply chains

In 1999, in its resolution 54/120, the UN General Assembly endorsed the recommendation made by the World Conference of Ministers Responsible for Youth that every 12th  August be declared International Youth Day. The Assembly recommended that public information activities be organized to support the Day...

OPPO launches OPPO Reno6 5G: The AI Portrait Expert Smartphones

OPPO, the global technology brand today launched the OPPO Reno6 5G in Kenya. With AI-enhanced video performance, Reno6 5G is an AI portrait expert equipped with a load of industry-leading feature. The smartphone also features OPPO’s Iconic Reno Glow...

Safaricom to recruite over 450 graduates in Ethiopia

Safaricom Telecommunications Ethiopia PLC (Safaricom Ethiopia) has today announced a countrywide staff recruitment drive and introduced its leadership team as it affirmed its commitment to investing in Ethiopia's digital future ahead of its commercial launch. At a media conference held...

President Kenyatta celebrates winners of the ‘Fursathon’ youth competition

Three youth were today announced as winners of the National Youth Council’s Fursa Vs Economic Recovery Challenge for their innovative ideas. From an initial group of over 1,000 youth innovators who were provided with training supported by the UK-Kenya...
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Ford Fiestas R3 and Mitsubishi Evolution face off at Mombasa Rally

Kenya's FIA Rally Star programme drivers Hamza Anwar, Mc Rae Kimathi and Jeremy Wahome met at Mombasa on Saturday...
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