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Safaricom Ethiopia Gears Up for Commercial Launch

Safaricom Ethiopia Gears Up for Commercial Launch

Safaricom Telecommunications Ethiopia PLC (Safaricom Ethiopia) has today announced that it is gearing up for commercial launch. The Kenyan-based telco firm has started a countrywide staff recruitment drive and introduced its leadership team as it affirmed its commitment to investing in Ethiopia’s digital future. At a media conference today held at Safaricom Ethiopia’s new offices, […]
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Kaspersky research detects threat of malicious crypto miners in Africa

Kaspersky research detects threat of malicious crypto miners in Africa

Since the beginning of 2021, Kaspersky has detected more than 1,500 fraudulent global resources aimed at potential crypto investors or users who are interested in cryptocurrency mining. During this period, the company also prevented more than 70,000 user attempts globally, to visit such sites, (according to data based on anonymised statistics of detections by Kaspersky […]
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Pandemic drives surge in use of digital health solutions across Africa

Pandemic drives surge in use of digital health solutions across Africa

Across Africa, there has been an exponential rise in the number of people engaging with digital health services through their smartphones, creating vast potential for countries to deliver access to healthcare digitally. This was a key finding of Vodacom’s e-health policy paper released recently as part of the Africa.connected campaign. Based on research and personal […]
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In order to get employment with the Teachers Service Commission, TSC, one has to apply for a TSC number - Registration Certificate.

How to check TSC registration status

In order to get employment with the Teachers Service Commission, TSC, one has to apply for a TSC number/ Registration Certificate. How to check TSC registration status online TSC Applicants can monitor their registration status by following the steps below: Go to the TSC portal by visiting: https://www.tsc.go.ke/ On the Home Page, click on Online services […]
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How To Check Your Fuliza Limit

How To Check Your Fuliza Limit

Different MPesa customers have different fuliza limits. You can easily check your Fuliza Limit by using the fuliza USSD code *234#. The service also allows users to the balance, mini statement and opt-out option. Every time you transact using Fuliza, you will receive an SMS with the outstanding Fuliza amount. How to check Fuliza limit […]
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How to NFT - Make, Sell, and Buy

How to NFT: Make, Sell, and Buy

What is NFT? Firstly, what are the non-fungible tokens (NFT) that everyone’s been talking about? NFTs are a form of cryptocurrency that signifies something one-of-a-kind, collectable, and unreplaceable. You can print one and make it seem almost comparable to a real one, but it’s simply not the same in the eyes of a collector. It […]
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Copia scoops three awards at Kenya E-commerce awards

Copia scoops three awards at Kenya E-commerce awards

Copia Global, mobile commerce platform for low-income African consumers, has scooped three awards at the Kenya 2021 E-commerce awards. Recognizing online retailers that are contributing to removing barriers in e-commerce and excellence in the sector, Copia was awarded Best e-Commerce Customer Service, COVID Continuity and Best in e-Commerce Building Materials. Tim Steel, Copia Global Chief Executive […]
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