Tuesday, May 21, 2019…Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) has today held its fifth Economic Forum to take stock of the Affordable Housing pillar amid persistent structural challenges in the housing sector. The Forum was graced by the Principal Secretary, State Department of Housing and Urban Development Charles Hinga who was
Century Microfinance Bank received $1million loan from Micro Enterprise Support Program Trust (MESPT) to increase its capital base as it
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Kenya’s top news site tuko.co.ke partners with The Kenyan Entrepreneurs Conference on Trade & Development as a PR partner. ” We are very keen on helping entrepreneurs connect with players in the entrepreneurial ecosystem & thus working with tuko.co.ke was a no brainer” , said Davies Sebastian. The head of business & strategic partnerships at KENCTAD. TUKO is currently ranked number 4 in Kenya. The Kenyan Entrepreneurs Conference on Trade & Development, KENCTAD will be hosting it’s 6th convention at the Signature Auditorium, Western Heights on the
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‘Safaricom Twaweza Live’ experience to positively impact customers and community’ Nairobi, Kenya – 27th May 2018… Safaricom (NSE: SCOM) held its first Mega concert dubbed Twaweza Live in Eldoret at the Eldoret Sports Club. This was the culmination of a 10 day activation in the Rift region that saw Safaricom engage with customers and do CSI activities. Kenyan artistes that lined up performances include, Sweet Star, Josephat Koech, Mercy Masika, Vivian, Naiboi, Nyashinski and Redsan. Twaweza Live is a 7-month long campaign that will see the company engage with communities across Kenya through free medical camps, campus takeovers, great device offers, talent search activities, youth mentorship programmes and music concerts. “Twaweza live is not only about music but it is a campaign that will see us traverse all the regions of this country and establish legacy projects in each region that will change and positively impact the lives of the communities there,” said Sylvia Mulinge,
“Our sponsorship of this ninth edition of the East African Safari Classic Rally underlines our continued commitment to support and nurture talent through sport. With races in Kenya and Tanzania and a roster of drivers from around the world, the rally provides an opportunity to empower more customers through our M-PESA Global service,” said Michael Joseph, CEO, Safaricom.
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EQUITY BANK GLOBAL SCHOLARS HITS A TOTAL OF 519 WHO HAVE ACCESSED SCHOLARSHIPS WORTH KSHS 12 BILLION.
“In the course of this journey, you will encounter challenges like language barriers and cultural differences. I encourage you to overcome these difficulties and embrace the new environment with courage and open-mindedness. Your host community, Equity Group, the local community as well as your parents are supporting you and expecting a lot from you. I am confident that you will make all of us proud,” said Dr. Mwangi.
“I am proud that the company has consistently paid out an increased dividend to shareholders since going public in 2008 and we have now paid out more than the KES 5 that the investors spent buying the shares,” said, Michael Joseph, CEO Safaricom. In the last financial year, Safaricom reported a 14.7% increase in net income to KES 63.4 billion with revenue hitting KES 240.3 billion.
“This move is part of Glovo’s strategic expansion in Kenya. Our long term aim is to have a presence in all towns in the country. We are committed to helping our partners to amplify their businesses and increase sales, and providing quality service delivery to all our customers at an affordable price. This expansion will ensure that many more people experience the convenience that Glovo brings to their lives,” said Mr. Benthall.
Safaricom says it has achieved 50 percent share of female employees on its payroll, coming amid an increase in the number
“NilePay Mobile Service’s partnership with Zain South Sudan is part of the company’s longterm strategy to enable eCommerce and digitize financial services across the country,” said Darius Mobe, Director, NilePay Mobile Money. Most people in South Sudan’s capital have been relying on unlicensed mobile operators to transfer money through platforms created by MTN Uganda and Kenya’s M-PESA.
Safaricom Foundation and Mombasa County Partner For The Renovation And Equipping of Newborn Unit At Coast General Hospital
“Under our current Safaricom Foundation strategy we are implementing several projects in the Coast as part of our Maternal and Child Health engagement with the six Counties that make up the JUMUIYA. In Kilifi we are currently constructing a new born unit at the Kilifi District Hospital and in Mombasa’s Coast General Hospital we constructed and officially opened a maternal high dependency unit in addition to the current renovation of the newborn unit. In Lamu we constructed and officially commissioned a maternal health shelter in Witu and a Neo Natal unit in Faza”, said Sanda Ojiambo, Head of Corporate Responsibility at Safaricom.
Telco commits to lowering carbon footprint and reducing climate change-driven inequalities driven by unveiling 5-year carbon offset programme that will
“Kenya is the first country to roll out the use of Total Hi-Perf-Bajaj Lubricant in Africa. This partnership was officially inked on the 30th January 2019. The partnership offers and enhanced after-sale service by availing a product with superior technical capability demanded in the target segment.” said the Managing Director of Total Kenya Mr. Olagoke Aluko during the launch.
Nairobi, 24th May 2019……..Equity Bank Kenya and Toyota Kenya Limited have today signed a partnership agreement that will see customers
The Coca-Cola Company announced that it will maintain its majority stake in Coca-Cola Beverages Africa for the foreseeable future. With