Parenting is not an easy job. Most parents want to raise children who grow up to become respected members of society and adults that are passionate about serving their communities. So, for many parents, a successful career, especially within commonly respected fields such as medicine, engineering and...
2022 is the year of unlocking the potential for justice innovation: join us now in our mission to improve access to justice for millions of people. The Hague Institute for Innovation of Law (HiiL) is pleased to announce that our Innovating Justice Challenge 2022...
From the volcanic peaks and sweeping savannahs of Kenya and Tanzania, to the tropical forests of Southern Ethiopia, to the more arid landscapes of the Horn of Africa, East Africa is a region of vast geographic diversity, and has a huge amount to offer to visitors.
By Carême Kouamé The Covid-19 pandemic has arguably been one of the greatest challenges faced by many people in their lifetime. There is no question that it has put enormous strain on public health systems and healthcare workers.
Time-pressed consumers are already turning to technology for greater convenience and efficiency both in their personal lives as well as in their home environment The internet of things (IoT) is on the rise with projections suggesting that approximately 50 billion IoT devices will be...
International fintech enterprise Branch International has welcomed the publishing of a ministerial waiver and the Central Bank of Kenya announcement confirming the firm's approval to acquire a local Deposit-taking microfinance (DTM) bank. Branch International Limited (Branch), a digital lending financial solutions provider through its...
As a business owner, you know that your online reputation is important. In order to make the most of your website and online presence, you need to be sure that your visitors trust you and believe in what you have to say. Luckily, there...
By Prashanth Krishnaswami, Head of CX Market Strategy & Thought Leadership, Zoho Corp. It's no secret that customer experience (CX) is a major point of differentiation between organisations. "One in three consumers (32%) say they will walk away from a brand they love after...
By Geoffrey Kiragu, founder and director of Lesedi Group COVID-19 brought historically low-interest rates that made it cheaper to borrow money than it had ever been before. Buyers across the country knew that such a chance would likely never come again and raced to...
New survey reveals that 96 per cent of the affluent in Kenya have set new life goals post-pandemic, but many are not taking the actions needed to reach them Saving in cash will not cover longer lifespans and new priorities
By utilizing the resilience in our DNA, focusing on optimism, and having the humanity to see teams as people first, we can weather the changes that will continue to come our way By Nael Dabbagh, General Manager MENEAT (Middle East, North East Africa,...
It is well-known that the Covid-pandemic has forced change in many industries and driven digitalisation at a pace faster than anyone could have anticipated, but it has happened at the cost of robust security and digital authentication. The ramifications of this could be felt...
As the world moved indoors two years ago, the online payment space flourished. These are the biggest developments in 2021, and a brief look ahead. This year, South Africans embraced e-commerce, mobile commerce and digital payments like never before - all four major banks have seen...
Geoffrey Kiragu is a smart businessman who knows where to invest at the best time. There is no business opportunity that Mr Kiragu has not put his hands on from farming, retail to real estate. For him, business is a learning...