Leading African Impact Sourcing agency Careerbox receives the 2021 Global Impact Sourcing Award from the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals for work done to advance and promote Impact Sourcing Careerbox , a non-profit company, has been recognised for its influence in promoting the...
Covid-19 has disrupted higher education both locally and internationally. Institutions have largely had to close on-campus education, as the virulence of the pandemic halted all the normalcies of life, both socially and economically.  While there certainly are many challenges and negative impacts, innovation and...
Millions of Manchester United fans in Africa will gain access to MUTV under an agreement with StarTimes (www.StarTimesTV.com), the continent’s leading digital TV operator.StarTimes will distribute MUTV to subscribers in over 30 countries across sub-Saharan African, representing the biggest agreement of its kind by Manchester United in...
TikTok is the first digital entertainment platform to partner with the UEFA EURO, aiming to become a home for football fans to share their passion when the tournament gets underway. Thursday 11th February - Short-form mobile video app TikTok has been announced as a...
The recently announced Kshs 1.2 Billion takeover offer of BOC Kenya Plc (NSE: BOC) by Carbacid Investments Limited (CIL) in collaboration with Aksaya Investments LLP is set to further deepen the industrial sector development in Kenya. Speaking when he provided a progress update on the offer, CIL...
One-third of all African stories in news outlets on the continent are sourced from foreign news services One-third of all African stories in news outlets on the continent are sourced from foreign news services according to a new report from Africa No Filter (www.AfricaNoFilter.org). The 'How...
Emirates Airline is strengthening its commercial team in Africa with the appointment of Christophe Leloup as the new Country Manager for Kenya. The role, effective from 1 January 2021, will see Leloup leading the airline’s operations, customer sales and promotions, cargo and airport operations as...
The Kenya Government has reiterated its commitment in implementing international standards  on transparency and exchange of information for tax purposes as part of a national effort to curb tax evasion and illicit financial flows. Speaking at the OECD Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange...
Partnering to improve access and availability of medicine to improve healthcare outcomes AstraZeneca has announced its partnership with MYDAWA as part of its commitment to work towards a future where all people have access to sustainable healthcare solutions for life changing treatment and prevention.
Equity has been ranked as the 2nd topmost valuable brand in Kenya, according to Brand Finance, an organization that specializes in brand valuation across all sectors. Each year, Brand Finance undertakes the world's largest study on brand valuation, ranking over 5000 of the world's biggest...
Xoom, PayPal's money transfer service, announced that the company's customers in the US, UK, Canada and Europe can now send secure and convenient money transfers directly to mobile wallets in key markets across Africa with a focus on the underbanked segment. This new service expands the company's...
Study recommendations highlight importance of developing digital financial services that meet the needs of senders and their families MicroSave Consulting (MSC), in partnership with the Mastercard Foundation, have released  study findings  on remittances in Côte d’Ivoire, France, Mali, and Senegal. The study also provides...
Accelerex Holdings, Mauritius ("Accelerex"), today announced that it has signed an investment agreement with regional private equity firm, Africa Capital Alliance ("ACA"), for the Capital Alliance Private Equity IV (CAPE IV) fund to invest $20 million in Accelerex. With this investment, CAPE...
Parteup.com is a digital platform that enables party organizers to plan, create promote, sell tickets and stream events to their clients in real time Gigapp Technologies  (https://gigapptl.com/) a leading African technology company offering extensive suite of IT solutions, today announced the launch of Parteup.com, a digital...