AfriTech Blog

Comparison of Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies

Comparison of Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies

Cryptocurrencies, like all other physical currencies, are virtual devices that operate independently from banks and governments. Bitcoin, the first decentralized crypto-monetary, was launched in 2009. Ever since then, hundreds of more altcoins have established currency. At the same time, Bitcoin remains a leader on the market, the increasing demand, the expanding uses and technological development […]
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M-KOPA Expands to Nigeria with appointment of Babajide Duroshola as GM

M-KOPA Expands to Nigeria with appointment of Babajide Duroshola as GM

M-KOPA today announced it has officially expanded to Nigeria. To lead the Nigeria team, M-KOPA has named Babajide Duroshola as the new General Manager. A part of the tech company’s broader expansion strategy, the move into the Nigerian market signals M-KOPA’s focus on offering millions of underbanked customers across Sub-Saharan Africa access to life-enhancing products […]
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Islamic Shariah Compliant Banks in Kenya

Islamic Shariah Compliant Banks in Kenya

Kenya has adopted the legislation for Islamic banking which has shariah laws that forbid collecting and receiving of interest also known as riba to loan borrowers. Islamic banking which works as a trading & investment house, resembles conventional banking transactions such as loans bearing fixed interest rates and repayable on a fixed date. Islamic Banking […]
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Best Mobile Loan Apps in Kenya 2021

Best Mobile Loan Apps in Kenya 2021

Often times we find ourselves in the middle of a financial crisis which leads many of us to borrow money. In the past, you had to borrow money from family and friends or go through the long and tedious process of borrowing money from the bank. With the introduction of mobile money lending apps in […]
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 How to check your NSSF Status online

 How to check your NSSF Statement online

The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) is a government agency that provides social security to workers both in the formal and informal sector. It is responsible for registering new members, collecting their contributions, managing their funds and processing payments to members who have retired from regular paid employment. Unlike in the past where members had […]
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Huawei demonstrates releases a suite of 5G solutions at MWC

Huawei releases a suite of 5G solutions at MWC

Huawei underlined its innovative capabilities, walking away with several awards at this year’s Mobile World Congress (MWC), which took place in Barcelona and online from 28 June to 01 July.   As the world’s largest exhibition for the mobile industry, Mobile World Congress plays a pivotal role in setting the tone for the space over […]
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Marketable Degree Courses to Study in Kenya 2021

Marketable Degree Courses to Study in Kenya 2021

After completing high school, one of the toughest decisions that individuals face is deciding which course to undertake in the university. Selecting the course that best suits you is very crucial as it largely determines the future of your career and consequently the direction your life takes. One of the best ways to determine the […]
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