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Bolt rolls out Women Only feature on their platform in Kenya

Bolt rolls out Women Only feature in Kenya

Ride-hailing platform Bolt has launched a women-only service that enables women passengers to request rides from women drivers only. The move follows the rising cases of harassment and gender-based violence on public transportation. HOLDING STATEMENT pic.twitter.com/zRDbpDCdBU — Bolt Kenya (@Boltapp_ke) September 3, 2021 The rides on the Women Only feature will cost the same as […]
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MPESA reaches 50 Million Active Customers becoming Africa's largest Fintech

MPESA reaches 50 Million Active Customers becoming Africa’s largest Fintech

MPESA 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 Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique, DRC, Lesotho, Ghana and Egypt. The milestone comes just 18 months after Safaricom and Vodacom launched the M-PESA Africa […]
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Blockchain Revolution in Healthcare - Important Points to Remember

Blockchain Revolution in Healthcare: Important Points to Remember

With the technological advancements in the world brought by the blockchain revolution going all around us, the healthcare industry is also evolving. All around the world, the health industry faces many challenges that can be minimized with the implementation of blockchain technology. The costs incurred by the health industry of any country can be efficiently […]
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How to Protect Cryptocurrency Wallets

How to Protect Cryptocurrency Wallets

The cryptocurrency world is witnessing new users every single day. Now more than ever, people have a more favourable attitude towards cryptocurrencies. This is very well understood by the massive market capitalization of cryptocurrencies which is more than two trillion dollars. Unfortunately, at the same time, the number of unscrupulous individuals entering the cryptocurrency world […]
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How to Choose Between YouTube and Facebook for Video Ad Campaigns

How to Choose Between YouTube and Facebook for Video Ad Campaigns

What happens when millions of bored people are stuck at home due to coronavirus lockdowns? One result is a boom in streaming services. Indeed, there’s never been a better time to consider video advertising. Business sectors like e-commerce, health and fitness, home entertainment, home decor and remodelling, and online education are booming. Business and finance news […]
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