Financial & Tech

MarketForce secures $2 Million funding for expansion in the region

MarketForce secures $2 Million funding for expansion in the region

Kenyan retail distribution platform, MarketForce has raised Ksh. 215,880,000 ($2 million) to launch in Nigeria and to scale up operations in RejaReja to more towns in East Africa. The new funding brings MarketForce’s total capital to Ksh. 269,850,000 ($2.5 million) after it raised Ksh. 37.8 million ($350,000) seed round last year and Ksh. 16.2 million ($150,000) […]
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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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EGM Securities launches online forex trading platform using MPesa 

EGM Securities launches online forex trading platform using MPesa 

EGM Securities has introduced Kenya’s first online forex trading that enables trading using mobile payment channels like MPesa. The innovative financial offering bolsters Kenya’s positioning as a leader in financial innovation in Africa. EGM Securities’ trading offering will provide the market with exposure to global macro opportunities such as foreign exchange, oil, gold and other […]
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How to get a loan from Progressive Credit

How to get a loan from Progressive Credit

Progressive Credit is one of the fastest-growing microfinance institutions in Kenya. The firm enables customers to get quick and flexible loans for their business at competitive rates. Progressive Credit offers; Business Loans In Kenya Salary Advance Loans in Kenya Trade Finance Agribusiness Loans Youth & Women Loans Community Support Loans Logbook loans LPO financing /Bid […]
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Azuri Technologies launches DStv on PayGo solar TV

Azuri Technologies launches DStv on PayGo solar TV

Azuri Technologies and MultiChoice Kenya have announced a partnership to bring DStv content to off-grid households in Kenya. The partnership brings Azuri’s recently announced TV400 product, the 32″ solar-powered TV and household energy solution, with the DStv HD decoder to offer customers access to leading world-class entertainment, local and international news, documentaries and educational content. Simon […]
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Flutterwave partners with Paypal to make it easier for African Businesses to accept and make payments - afritech

Flutterwave inks deal with Paypal for payment solutions across Africa

Flutterwave on Tuesday announced a partnership with PayPal to enable customers globally to pay African merchants in the continent through Flutterwave’s platform. The collaboration will be instrumental in supporting SMEs and freelancers to overcome the many challenges presented by the highly fragmented and complex payment and banking infrastructure, as well as connecting them with more […]
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