Month: <span>March 2022</span>

Tushop Raises $3M to Scale Community Group-Buying in Kenya

Tushop Raises $3M to Scale Community Group-Buying in Kenya

Kenyan social-commerce platform, Tushop has secured $3M in pre-seed funding round, led by 4DX Ventures and with participation from JAM Fund, Breyer Capital, Chandaria Capital, TO Ventures, Golden Palm Investments, FirstCheck Africa, and DFS Lab. The startup enables communities in Nairobi to buy groceries more cheaply with free delivery. Wasoko (formerly Sokowatch) also joined to […]
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Spotify on Wednesday announced Kenyan singer Maya Amolo as its first-ever Fresh Finds Africa artist as part of its programme.

Maya Amolo named Spotify’s inaugural Fresh Finds Africa artist

Spotify on Wednesday announced Kenyan singer Maya Amolo as its first-ever Fresh Finds Africa artist as part of its programme. The initiative by the music streaming firm is tailored specifically to spotlight and develop emerging independent artists from across the continent. Centred around the Fresh Finds playlist, the programme focuses on helping emerging artists to […]
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Safaricom To Offer Cloud Computing, Cyber Security & IoT solutions

Safaricom To Offer Cloud Computing, Cyber Security & IoT solutions

Safaricom on Monday announced that it is expanding its tech solutions in the areas of cloud computing, cyber security and internet of things (IoT) underpinned by IT consulting services. Besides reinforcing Safaricom’s new business strategy to become a technology company, the telco is banking on these recent efforts to enable it to play a bigger […]
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Data controllers and data processors are now required to register with the Office of Data Protection Commissioner.

Kenya’s data privacy rules take effect

Data controllers and data processors are now required to register with the Office of Data Protection Commissioner in Kenya. The parliamentary committee delegated legislation passing the data laws that a company found in breach of the new data regulations will face fines of up to one per cent of their annual turnover. Fines will require […]
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DStv Access Packages, Channel List & Cost In Kenya

DStv Access Package, Channel List & Cost In Kenya

DStv Access package offers a wide of programs to suit your needs ranging from sports, the latest international movies, series, reality shows, kids, entertainment, lifestyle and news. The broadcast satellite service gives you access to over 175 channels depending on your subscription package, with each containing different TV and audio channels. DSTV Access channels DStv […]
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