AfriTech Blog

You can now Pre-Order vivo V21 to get UEFA Euro 2020 Limited Freebies

You can now Pre-Order vivo V21 to get UEFA Euro 2020 Limited Freebies

After the recent announcement of vivo V21 to launch in Kenya, you can pre-order both online and offline to acquire the device locally before its official launch date. On pre-order, vivo will be offering several free UEFA™ Euro 2020 accessories to those who will pre-order the device. The gifts will include a Co-Branded Official UEFA™ Euro 2020 backpack, a […]
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Sokowatch Awarded as Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum

Sokowatch Awarded as Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum

Sokowatch, the East African e-commerce company using innovative technology to improve supply chain inefficiencies, was selected among hundreds of candidates as one of the World Economic Forum’s “Technology Pioneers”. Sokowatch which currently has over 22,000 active shops across 9 major cities in Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda and Uganda serves informal retailers that the mass market relies […]
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Twiga upgrades its Soko Yetu platform

Twiga has announced a major update on its vendor platform Soko Yetu offering more features that will enhance vendors experiences and help grow business. Soko Yetu is the main customer facing e-commerce platform, which allows Twiga’s vendors to access products from various suppliers including fresh produce, giving them access to lower prices, product assortment and other […]
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Helium Health launches health tech services in Kenya

Helium Health launches health tech services in Kenya

Helium Health has announced the launch of its full suite of products and services in Kenya for the first time. The firm, one of the largest Electronic Medical Records (EMR) and Hospital Management Information (HMI) Systems provider in West Africa, is partnering with three local providers, Philips Healthcare Technologies, Carepay and Savannah Informatics. Helium Health […]
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Huawei's Petal Search now linked to Jumia

Huawei’s Petal Search now linked to Jumia

Search engine feature, Petal Search by Huawei smartphones has announced a partnership with Jumia to enable customers to conveniently browse through Jumia products and buy instantly. Consumers in Kenya, Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia, Algeria and Nigeria will now be able to view product descriptions and reviews on Petal Search’s shopping channel. Additionally, the partnership gives the […]
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