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COMESA Banks’ Governors Push for Regional Payment and Settlement System

Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) Committee of Governors of Central Banks wants all COMESA member countries to fully utilize the Regional Payment and Settlement System. In their 22nd Read More →

Innervation enables POS integrated M-Pesa Payments in Kenya

Innervation announced that it had successfully processed the first POS integrated M-Pesa payment transaction for a Kenyan hospitality Merchant. The M-Pesa mobile  payment system is the most popular payment method Read More →

Digitising The Agriculture Value Chain For The Benefit Of East Africa’s Economies

Agriculture is more than just a sector in East Africa: it is the backbone of the region’s economies. In Kenya, for instance, about 80 percent of the workforce participates Read More →

Sage Announces The Launch Of Sage One Payroll In Kenya

Sage the market and technology leader for integrated accounting, payroll & HR and payment systems, announced that Sage One Payroll will be available in Kenya from 3 April. The Read More →

Kenyans Abroad Are The Biggest Senders Of Mobile To Mobile Remittances

To mark the 10th anniversary of ground-breaking mobile money service M-PESA, WorldRemit  has released new data showing that the Kenyan diaspora is the biggest sender of digital remittances Read More →

Kenyans Abroad are the Biggest Senders of Mobile to Mobile Remittances

To mark the 10th anniversary of ground-breaking mobile money service M-PESA, WorldRemit has released new data showing that the Kenyan diaspora is the biggest sender of digital remittances to Read More →

Ecobank Mobile App Launched in Kenya

Ecobank Kenya has joined the list of affiliates that have officially launched Ecobank Mobile App, a convenient and instant way of banking via the mobile phone. The app integrates many Read More →

WorldRemit Sees Huge Growth In Money Transfers To Tanzania

Digital money transfer service WorldRemit  is consolidating its rapid expansion into Tanzania, supporting the growing demand for instant remittances to the country from over 4 million expatriates living abroad. WorldRemit Read More →

Mastercard Commits To Financially Including Over 150,000 Kenyan Merchants With Masterpass QR

Mastercard commits to empowering over 150,000 Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) in Kenya within 2017 by giving them access to Masterpass QR. The mobile driven, Person-to-Merchant payment solution will Read More →

Equitel Kenya introduces Jambojet Paybill Number

Jambojet now joins its sister company Kenya Airways in having an EazzyPay Paybill number, allowing customers to buy air tickets for the two carriers using their Eazzy Banking App or Read More →
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