2023 Intake Open University of Kenya
2023 Intake Open University of Kenya

Business & Entrepreneurship

Business and Entrepreneurship

Wakenya Pamoja Sacco Unveils Plans to Streamline Diaspora Banking

Wakenya Pamoja Sacco plans to launch diaspora banking services, allowing Kenyans living abroad to invest and manage their finances remotely through a secure online platform. Their existing mobile banking platform (USSD) is already operational, offering...
African Airlines performance updates. INFOGRAPHIC/AFRAA.

African Airlines to carry 98 million passengers in 2024

Press Release African airlines are expected to ferry 98 million passengers in 2024 on the backdrop of continued traffic growth since November 2023. The latest data from the African Airlines Association (AFRAA) indicate that traffic...
Edinah Kangwana DHL, MBS, MHC, Founder and CEO of Arise Circle KE, a center for leadership and organizational development, which hosted a round table conversation on February 3, 2024. PHOTO/Lee King Photography.

Arise Circle’s Roundtable Conversations equip professionals for BANI uncertainties

Every day is a new chance for us to improve our lives, a new season to improve our life graph. The round table conversation was an avenue for the professionals to share their success stories...
The Distinct Digital Marketer book by Miriam Wambua. It's a tool for marketers, business managers, entrepreneurs and all other digital marketing enthusiasts seeking tested-approved solutions to their questions. PHOTO/Miriam Wambua.

Book Review: The Distinct Digital Marketer

Author: Miriam Wambua Book Title: The Distinct Digital Marketer: Unraveling the Trends, Tricks, and Tips of Digital Marketing for Sustainable Brands Get Your Copy: Either on Amazon or on Selar.  So many marketers have the right motive but the wrong approach. Brands are...
Green growth and circular prosperity needs everybody's efforts. PHOTO/LN.

Kenya’s frameworks paving way for green growth, circular economy

Green growth embodies an economic approach that seeks to foster sustainable development while minimizing negative environmental impacts. Kenya's legal foundations for green growth are embedded in its legislative frameworks for environmental conservation. The country's dedication to...

Kenya and India strengthen bilateral relations, sign five strategic MOUs

The President's state visit to India signifies Kenya’s continuous efforts to position itself as an attractive destination for international investors. One of the significant moments of the visit was the signing of five memoranda of...

Mastercard Foundation Africa Growth Fund expands portfolio

Accra, Ghana, December 4, 2023 The Mastercard Foundation Africa Growth Fund (the Fund)  has announced that three Investment Vehicles (IVs) received investment approvals:  Chui Ventures, VestedWorld, and SME Impact Fund. These strategic investments mark...

Why Equity Group has chosen customers over profits amid hard economic times

By Veronicah Njoki The institution has had a significant strategic approach to give their customers financial flexibility to overcome their economic hurdles.  Beyond transactions, it has invested in empowering its customers with the necessary skills and...

Zimele Asset’s newly-launched ChamaManager to straighten records in chamas

Every member of a chama can utilize the web-based platform. It accommodates diverse groups and collectives, irrespective of their financial aspirations, fulfilling Zimele’s goal of financial inclusion. The platform allows chama members to receive SMS alerts whenever they send contributions...

Why Africa’s visioned start-ups must embrace strategic collaborations

Africa needs a wider understanding and access to skillsets to employ oneself through education. Start-up companies need to take into consideration and familiarize themselves with business politics. Transformative knowledge is only achieved if an individual is...