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O-CITY Introduces Digital Fare Collection - Lipafare in Kenya

O-CITY Introduces Digital Fare Collection – Lipafare in Kenya

O-CITY has digitized payments through a new product dubbed ‘Lipafare’, designed to lessen reliance on physical cash at the height of the pandemic. The automated fare collection provider by BPC, was launched with transport savings and credit specialists, NikoDigi, and Kenyan payments firm, Tracom across over 10,000 Matatu buses. The automated fare collection platform leverages the popular M-Pesa […]
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How To Import Used Cars in Kenya

How To Import Used Cars in Kenya

Owning a car is every person’s dream. To have your own car, drive your parents in it and have them enjoy the successes of your hard work. However, not many are able to afford to buy a new car straight from a showroom. Thus, many resort to importing used cars to Kenya. Used cars in […]
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How to buy Kenya Power (KPLC) Prepaid Tokens with M-Pesa

How To Buy Kenya Power – KPLC Tokens Via MPesa 2022

It is pretty easy to buy Kenya Power (KPLC) tokens with MPesa using the Paybill number 888880 to top up your electricity units. Go to M-Pesa menu, select “Lipa na M-Pesa” Select “Paybill” Select “Enter business no.” and enter the KPLC prepaid Lipa na M-Pesa paybill number 888880 and press “OK” Select “Enter account no” your pre-paid meter […]
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How AI-Powered Document-Forgery Detection Can Protect Your Organisation Against 'Shallowfakes'

How AI-Powered Document-Forgery Detection Can Protect Your Organisation Against ‘Shallowfakes’

A rise in fraud continues to plague the insurance, banking, retail, telco and gaming sectors, with so-called “shallowfakes” now being highlighted as a growing threat alongside more sophisticated “deepfakes”. While deepfakes require AI to create realistic but synthetic still or video images or voice recordings, shallowfakes can be created easily and quickly using regular software, […]
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