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Central Bank of Kenya Issues Guidance Note on Cybersecurity

The leveraging on technology by banks exposes them to increased cyber risks. In this regard, the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has issued a Guidance Note on Cybersecurity that outlines Read More →

UnionPay International Collaborates with the Largest Commercial Bank in Kenya to Enhance Payment Innovation

UnionPay International announced that it has deepened its cooperation with Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB), the largest bank in Kenya. First, the two will jointly issue the first UnionPay card with Read More →

KCB Bank and Planet Payment Announce Launch of Pay In Your Currency in Kenya

KCB Bank, East Africa's oldest and largest commercial bank, and Planet Payment, Inc, a leading provider of international and multi-currency transaction services, announced the launch of Pay In Your Currency Read More →

Going Cashless In Kenya With UBA And Mastercard Payment Solutions

United Bank for Africa (UBA) announced the rollout of two Mastercard electronic payment solutions in order to deliver cashless solutions to all Kenyan's. The UBA Debit Mastercard and UBA Mastercard Read More →

Visa Partners With JamboPay To Enable 3000 Merchants Receive mVisa Payments

Visa has announced a strategic partnership with JamboPay that will enable 3000 more merchants to accept mVisa payments, further enhancing mobile commerce in Kenya. Consumers will be able to use Read More →

Kenyans Can Now Make Free Domestic Mobile Money Transfers Using mVisa

Visa announced that consumers of a Visa-led bank partnership in Kenya will be able to send money to each other domestically without paying transaction fees using mVisa. The partnership offering free Read More →

DTB and Mastercard Partner to Enhance Digital Payments in Kenya

Diamond Trust Bank Kenya (DTB) and Mastercard have announced their partnership to roll-out the DTB Masterpass QR app in Kenya, a mobile payment solution that will enable millions of businesses Read More →

Visa and Direct Pay Partnership Enables 20,000 More Merchants to accept mVisa Payments

Visa and Direct Pay Online Group (DPO), the leading online payment service provider in Africa, have announced that they are enabling 20,000 more merchants to accept mVisa payments, facilitating mobile Read More →

Equitel To Boost Government Revenues in Kenya By Digitizing Payments

Equitel has introduced an EazzyPay Paybill number 206206 on the eCitizen platform that will allow for the payment of driving license fees, name, land searches, passport application and business permits. Nyeri, Read More →
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