We give you the latest news and analysis on networking, A.I, security and technology from Startups and Business trends in Kenya Africa.
January 22, 2019
Liquid Telecom appoints Susan Mulikita as CEO of Liquid Telecom Zambia subsidiary

Liquid Telecom appoints Susan Mulikita as CEO for Zambia subsidiary

Pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom has appointed Susan M’kandawire Mulikita as CEO of Liquid Telecom Zambia to accelerate growth and market penetration across the country. Based […]
January 22, 2019

Safaricom targets IT clients with cyber security solutions

Safaricom enterprise customers can now access a wide range of security solutions to protect their information technology (I.T) systems. The services include Managed Security Solutions, Security […]
January 22, 2019

Dudutech now available in Tanzania

Growers in Tanzania can now benefit from a range of Dudutech’s biological pest control products. The portfolio approved by Tanzanian authorities includes beneficial mites and fungi […]
January 18, 2019
Branch raises Ksh 500M for local expansion

Branch raises Ksh 500M for local expansion

Digital lender Branch International has announced its largest commercial paper issuance to date, raising Ksh500 million, following a Ksh350 million issuance in 2018 and a Ksh200 […]
January 16, 2019

The Next Phase of Smartphone Innovation

By Hark-sang Kim In light of modest global sales recently, some observers say that smartphone innovation has hit a bottleneck, as new devices bear more iterative […]
January 10, 2019

Liquid Telecom appoints Mohamed Abdel Bassit as new Regional CEO

New regional CEO will be responsible for driving Liquid Telecom’s expansion across MEWA region Pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom has appointed Mohamed Abdel Bassit as its […]
December 11, 2018
Janngo launches Jexport to accelerate market access for African SMEs

Janngo launches Jexport to accelerate market access for African SMEs

  In a bid to address their challenges in a more systematic and holistic way, Janngo closes a strategic partnership with Agence Côte d’Ivoire PME to further improve […]
December 6, 2018
Kwesé Play launches in Kenya

Kwesé Play launches in Kenya

The new VoD service will deliver the fastest streaming services in Africa, offering the most diverse VOD content yet available in Kenya: from global video-on-demand providers including Roku, Netflix, Kwesé iflix, YouTube, TED, and RedBull TV.
December 5, 2018
The opportunities and challenges of technological innovations relating to artificial intelligence (AI) in Africa.

Morocco holds forum on challenges, opportunities of AI for Africa

AI is already present on the continent through incubators for technological innovation and, for example, applications that provide school support via smartphones or monitor the breathing of newborns in maternity wards
December 4, 2018
Ridhwan Khan awarded

Ridhwan Khan awarded EY Southern Africa World Entrepreneur Award

Ridhwan Khan, the 38-year-old founder and CEO of Mobicel knew he was never going to be a suit-and-tie corporate worker, climbing his way up the corporate ladder.
December 3, 2018
HP life

HP Commits to Educate 100,000 Across Africa

By 2030, Africa will be home to 32% of the population under the age of 30, and the largest working-age population by 2035
December 2, 2018
poa’s! new, unlimited business internet services start from just sh2000 a month, with a one-off installation fee of Sh7000. However, the first 250 businesses to sign up to this service will have their installation discounted to Sh2,000.

poa! internet expands internet for low-income business communities

poa’s! new, unlimited business internet services start from just sh2000 a month, with a one-off installation fee of Sh7000. However, the first 250 businesses to sign up to this service will have their installation discounted to Sh2,000.