Equity Group Holdings enters into a share purchase agreement for the acquisition of a majority stake in Banque Commercial Du Congo, proposes to increase its shareholding in EBC in a deal with Kreditanstalt Für Wiederaufbau (KfW) Nairobi, 19th November, 2019…. Equity Group Holdings, (EGH) has entered into a share purchaseRead More →

The KES 15 million investment is set to increase the capacity services at Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital and Moiben Sub-County hospital Eldoret, 19th November 2019….The newborn unit at Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital has received a major boost after receiving equipment from Safaricom Foundation to improve service delivery. TheRead More →

General admission tickets on sale for KES 1000 per day Nairobi, Kenya – 18th November 2019. Safaricom’s (NSE: SCOM<http://www.safaricom.co.ke/about-us/investors-relations/stock-information>) M-PESA has today announced a KES 23 million sponsorship towards the inaugural Ladies European Tour set to take place from 5th to 8th December 2019 at the Vipingo Ridge Baobab Course.TheRead More →

Nairobi, November 18, 2019…..Equity has been named the Most Innovative Bank at the third annual Sustainable Finance Initiative (SFI) Catalyst Awards ceremony organized by Kenya Bankers Association (KBA).Equity was on the podium in 8 categories scooping top position in three of the 10 categories. These are; Most Innovative Bank, ClientRead More →

Nairobi, 15.11.2019 – Shuttle-hailing tech platform SWVL has today issued anupdate on the firm’s operations locally, giving a definite direction of thefirm’s journey in the near future. Following the continuing discussions withthe National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA), the firm is nearing fullcompliance and will be entirely covered under theRead More →

Nairobi, Kenya, November 15th 2019… The first of eight Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom Season three regional finals will be played in Garissa as North Eastern defending champions Berlin FC look to win back to back titles. The North Eastern regional finals will be held at Garissa University on the weekendRead More →

Nairobi, 14th November, 2019…… Equity Group’s diaspora remittance volumes hit Sh100 billion in the nine months to September, helping boost the lender’s forex trading income to Sh. 2.84 billion in the period. The volume grew by 28 percent compared to the same period in 2018 – when the bank handledRead More →

Launched The Chancellor’s Forest and achieved a target of 10% forest cover by covering 70 acres with 88,000 trees. Meru, 14th November 2019… As part of Equity’s yearlong 35 year anniversary celebrations, today, in partnership with Meru University of Science and Technology, Equity planted 40,000 indigenous and exotic tree seedlingsRead More →

Internet penetration has opened numerous opportunities, financial services chief tells Singapore Fintech Summit Nairobi, Kenya – 13th November 2019 … Safaricom (NSE: SCOM<http://www.safaricom.co.ke/about-us/investors-relations/stock-information>) has challenged the innovators in the telecoms and financial sector to tap into the fintech industry in Kenya which is expected to top Ksh100 billion next year.Read More →