Financial & Tech

United Bank for Africa (UBA), Cellulant partner to Expand across 19 Markets in Africa

United Bank for Africa (UBA), Cellulant partner to Expand across 19 Markets in Africa

United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, and Pan-African Payments Company Cellulant have announced a partnership that will extend payment services for merchants and consumers across 19 key African countries in which UBA operates. These countries include  Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Côte d’Ivoire, Zambia, Tanzania, Uganda, Republic of Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chad, Congo, the Democratic Republic […]
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Flutterwave becomes highest valued African start-up with over $3bn

Flutterwave becomes highest valued African start-up with over $3bn

Flutterwave is now valued at over $3 billion becoming the highest valued African start-up with this investment. This follows a USD $250 million Series D funding from B Capital Group, and with participation from Alta Park Capital, Whale Rock Capital, Lux Capital, among others. Several existing investors who also participated in previous rounds also followed […]
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You can now get Pension Services - NSSF via MPESA Mini App

You can now get Pension Services – NSSF via MPESA Mini App

Customers can register for NSSF membership, keep track of their contributions, top-up and manage their NSSF account, and make Tenant Purchase Scheme (TPS) payments all within the M-PESA Super App. This follows a partnership between Safaricom and NSSF to enable customers to conveniently access services through the NSSF Mini App on the M-PESA Super App. […]
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Top 10 Investment Saccos to join in Kenya

Top 10 Best Saccos To Invest In Kenya 2022

To achieve financial empowerment, one is advised to join a reliable savings and credit co-operatives (SACCOs) to inspire a saving culture and finance development projects. Below is a list of the Top Investment SACCOs in Kenya Unaitas SACCO Kenya Police SACCO Stima SACCO K-Unity SACCO Waumini SACCO Maisha Bora SACCO Hazina SACCO Wanandege SACCO Harambee […]
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Important factors to consider while building a business intelligence programme for your organisation

By Hyther Nizam, President – MEA, Zoho Corp. With digital transformation picking up faster than ever before in the business landscape, most organisations today employ a mix of business tools to run their operations across sales, marketing, finance, HR, etc. More often than not, all of these tools include a reporting module that displays department-specific […]
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SweepSouth, which currently operates in Kenya, South Africa and Nigeria has announced its acquisition of Egyptian start-up, Filkhedma. 

SweepSouth acquires Egyptian start-up, Filkhedma

SweepSouth, which currently operates in Kenya, South Africa and Nigeria has announced its acquisition of Egyptian start-up, Filkhedma.  Filkhedma is Egypt’s leading home services marketplace operating across three regions on the continent and serving tens of thousands of customers with cleaning, maintenance, and beauty services, while empowering over 2 000 service providers through technology with […]
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