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Data Analytics Company - Periculum Launches Utambuzi in Kenya

Periculum – Data Analytics Company Launches Utambuzi in Kenya

Personal finance management product, Utambuzi a product of Periculum, a data analytics company has officially launched in Kenya. The product leverages machine learning to track income and expenses, and plan budgets while providing valuable insights on financial behavior to help users better align their expenses with their financial goals. Also, with this product, there is […]
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How to buy Airtel airtime using Safaricom Mpesa

How To Buy Airtel Airtime Using Safaricom Mpesa

You can purchase Airtel Airtime from Safaricom’s MPesa using Paybill number 220220. There are no charges below Ksh. 100.  To purchase Airtel airtime from Mpesa, use the procedure below: Go to the Mpesa Menu Select Pay Bill Enter Business No. 220220 Enter Account No. AIRTXXXXXX (Where XXXXXX is your Airtel Mobile number), then press OK […]
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How To Apply For Hustler Fund In Kenya

How To Apply For Hustler Fund In Kenya

The Government is set to roll out the hustler fund on November 30, 2022, here’s how to apply for the funds. They are available to individuals, groups, small enterprises, and co-operatives. The loan limits will be a minimum of Ksh500 up to a maximum of Ksh50,000.00 with an interest rate capped at 8% per annum. […]
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Liquid Intelligent Technologies Sets Up Operations In Nigeria

Liquid Intelligent Technologies Sets Up Operations In Nigeria

Liquid Intelligent Technologies has announced the launch of its operations in Nigeria giving new impetus to the country and region’s digital transformation journey. According to Hardy Pemhiwa, Group President & CEO of Cassava Technologies, they were the first African company to lay over 100,000 km of fiber network across the African continent, and they plan […]
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How to Pay NHIF Via MPesa 2022

How to Pay NHIF Via MPesa 2022

You can easily make your contributions to NHIF via MPesa for the contributions for the voluntary and self-employed.  How to Make NHIF Contributions Via M-Pesa Go to the M-Pesa menu and select the Lipa na M-Pesa option. Select the Pay Bill option. Enter NHIF Business Number 200222. Enter Account Number – This is the contributor’s National Identity Card Number. Enter the […]
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Tanzania's Ramani announces $32M Series A

Tanzania’s Ramani announces $32M Series A

African software company, Ramani has today announced the close of its $32 million series A round of equity and debt. The Tanzanian-based company is building a cloud network of micro-distribution centers for Africa’s $1 Trillion consumer-packaged goods supply chain. The round was led by renowned global technology investors Flexcap Ventures and revered founder/CEO of Infoscout, […]
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KenGen Pilots Four Electric Vehicles In Kenya

KenGen Pilots Four Electric Vehicles In Kenya

Kenya Electricity Generating Company, KenGen has unveiled four electric vehicles (EV), including two SUVs and two double-cabin pickups in Kenya. KenGen’s venture is part of its environmental and economic sustainability plan to reduce global GreenHouse Gas (GHG) emissions by inspiring confidence for wider EV adoption across the country. The company is also prepping to install […]
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