Month: <span>February 2016</span>

Mobisol Solar to light Kenyan homes

Mobisol Group has announced plans to provide solar power to low-income households in Kenya. The Germany based firm has operations in Tanzania and Rwanda is set to offer solar solutions to work on a rent-to-own model allowing low income households to make flexible daily payments. The renewable energy is hoped targets to save up to […]
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Samsung Electronics opens store in East Africa

Samsung Electronics East Africa  has opened its latest customer experience store in Nairobi in a bid to improve customer experience through offering of device convergence. The 4.045 square feet of floor space will showcase the latest technology in mobile devices, wearables, B2B products and accessories. Simon Kariithi, Head of Internet and Mobile at Samsung Electronics East Africa Ltd […]
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M-KOPA unveils solar powered digital TV

Solar solutions company M-KOPA has introduced solar-powered digital TV to its basket of solar products.   The launch in partnership with Safaricom targets customers in rural areas and not connected to the national grid.   “Owning a TV is life-changing for our off-grid customers. Many of them have traditionally had to pay to watch in […]
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UBA bank adopts mobile banking

United Bank of Africa (UBA Bank) has partnered with a local network provider to launch a  mobile-based financial services to Kenyans. The service dubbed Akiba Mkononi launched by Airtel Kenya and UBA will provide their clientele a Virtual Savings Account to  as well as Mobile Banking services as the two companies seek to expand their range of innovative financial services to […]
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KCB unveils ECRM system to boost service delivery

Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) has commenced the use of a new Electronic Customer Relationship Management System aimed at improving customer experience and turn-around time. The Bank will use the system to manage and analyze customer interactions and data throughout the customer lifecycle, with the goal of improving business relationships with customers, assisting in customer retention […]
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ringier africa

Ringier Africa with new structure and leadership

Ringier is restructuring its international market set-up for the beginning of the new year. On the first of January, Ringier Africa and Asia have implemented various changes further supporting the strong growth of its international markets, with additional personnel and international support. Ringier is restructuring its international market set-up for the beginning of the new […]
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