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 →

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 →

NAIROBI, KENYA, OCTOBER 22, 2019… Panafrican Equipment Kenya Limited has announced the official opening of its new offices in Nairobi which will also double as its East Africa headquarters. This comes as the company eyes for mid and long term market growth and expansion opportunities in Kenya and East Africa.Read More →

Equitel’s Mobile commerce payments continue to drive growth for the operator  Nairobi, 17th October 2019….Equitel has recorded a 16% growth in the number of mobile money commerce transactions, according to the latest data from the Communications Authority (CA). The MVNO saw its mobile money commerce transactions increase to 101 millionRead More →

Nairobi, Kenya: Wednesday, October 16, 2019 – Five American multinational corporations are the latest firms to set base in Kenya, increasing the number of U.S. private-sector business that are creating opportunities and transforming the business landscape in Kenya and the region.Cigna, a leading American health services organization and Abbot Laboratories,Read More →

Nairobi, 15th October, 2019…..PwC Kenya in partnership with Kenya Bankers Association (KBA) has released a report on Total Tax Contribution of the Kenya Banking Sector. The report the first of its kind in Kenya, outlines the tax contribution of the banking sector in forms of taxes borne by the banksRead More →

The Global SME Finance Awards celebrate the outstanding achievements of financial institutions and fintech companies in delivering exceptional products and services to their SME clients. Nairobi, October 14th, 2019 – Equity has won the Global SME Finance Award in the Platinum Category of SME Bank of the Year – Africa,Read More →

Safaricom Rebrands M-PESA, Offers Free YouTube Bundle To Support Kipchoge’s Challenge Kipchoge To Also Extend His Partnership With Safaricom As He Becomes M-PESA Brand Ambassador Nairobi, Kenya – 9th October 2019… Safaricom (NSE: SCOM<http://www.safaricom.co.ke/about-us/investors-relations/stock-information>) has today announced a raft of measures to support Eliud Kipchoge in his challenge to becomeRead More →

The mobile money service beat more than 1,000 projects to be listed among the Top 50 Most Influential Projects Globally Philadelphia, USA – 8th October 2019… Safaricom’s (NSE: SCOM<http://www.safaricom.co.ke/about-us/investors-relations/stock-information>) M-PESA has been recognised as one of the Top 10 Most Influential Finance Projects of the last 50 years by ProjectRead More →

“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.Read More →