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How to Collect WhatsApp Business Opt-Ins – Infobip 1024 536 Admin

How to Collect WhatsApp Business Opt-Ins – Infobip

A guide through the WhatsApp Business opt-in requirements with four easy examples. Today, customers expect brands to be available on their favorite communication channels, like WhatsApp – the most preferred messaging…

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Apptivate Africa signs KFC, Big Square and NewsCafe to grow M-Kula 500 851 Admin

Apptivate Africa signs KFC, Big Square and NewsCafe to grow M-Kula

Digital payment solution firm Apptivate Africa has signed agreements with KFC, Big Square and NewsCafe that will see customers use the company’s flagship app M-Kula to pay for their meals.…

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Verraki
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Verraki seeks to address Africa’s intractable challenges

A new business and technology solutions firm has been launched, which promises to partner with enterprises and governments to accelerate the development and transformation of Africa. read more
SWVL
SWVL, Nairobi Garage partner to expand coverage 610 350 Admin

SWVL, Nairobi Garage partner to expand coverage

Bus hailing app, Swvl has partnered with Nairobi Garage to enhance the movement of Nairobi Garage members across their three locations. The Cairo-headquartered bus has created a premium product that…

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Ujuzy is revolutionizing businesses in KENYA

Ujuzy App lets you connect quality service providers to potential clients, and it’s great on both ends. read more
poa! internet targets 20,000 homes in Nairobi 750 400 Admin

poa! internet targets 20,000 homes in Nairobi

poa! internet, the low-cost Internet service provider, today announced its expansion into Kangemi, Nairobi, which together with launches during 2018 in Kiambu Town and Tin’gan’ga in Kiambu County has more…

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Ridhwan Khan awarded
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Ridhwan Khan awarded EY Southern Africa World Entrepreneur Award

Ridhwan Khan, the 38-year-old founder and CEO of Mobicel knew he was never going to be a suit-and-tie corporate worker, climbing his way up the corporate ladder. read more
MTN opens Mobile Money API targetting Ugandan startups
MTN opens Mobile Money API targeting Ugandan startups 525 350 Admin

MTN opens Mobile Money API targeting Ugandan startups

The Mobile Money Open Application Program Interface (API) will now be accessed by third parties; the expectation is to enable innovation around payment systems; MTN has also launched a Startup Fund valued at Shs1bn and unveiled the MTN Open API App Challenge read more
BRCK, Clear Blue Partner to rollout Wi-Fi hotspots across Africa
BRCK, Clear Blue Partner to rollout Wi-Fi hotspots across Africa 610 403 Admin

BRCK, Clear Blue Partner to rollout Wi-Fi hotspots across Africa

Clear Blue adds to partnerships with leading innovative companies and investors as its solutions are commercially deployed in 34 countries in global markets estimated at $38 billion USD by 2023 read more
ShelterTech Accelerator Program Comes to Kenya
ShelterTech Accelerator Program Comes to Kenya 600 333 Admin

ShelterTech Accelerator Program Comes to Kenya

The ShelterTech Accelerator Kenya brings together entrepreneurs, government, corporations and development partners in mapping out and showcasing innovation in improving access to shelter read more