M-Shwari

M-Shwari

“Shwari” means calm in Kiswahili, yet M-Shwari, a bank account offering a combination of savings and loans, has taken the Kenyan market by storm. Offered as a collaboration between the Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) and mobile network operator Safaricom. Through its…

Promising Kenyan Women Tech Startups awarded Ksh 1Mn to fund their business

Promising Kenyan Women Tech Startups awarded Ksh 1Mn to fund their business

Top Five Promising Kenyan Women Tech Startups were awarded Ksh 1Mn to fund their business. The Startups who are part of the Women in Tech program competition funded by Standard Chartered Bank and implemented by iBizAfrica Strathmore University were selected from a…

Jumia Has Gone From eCommerce To Full-Blown Logistics Overnight

Jumia Has Gone From eCommerce To Full-Blown Logistics Overnight

Jumia forays into logistics big-time Africa’s largest e-tailer, Jumia, appears to have spun its in-house logistics arm into an entity that will now cater to other needs besides Jumia’s. In addition to handling deliveries for the e-commerce platform, Jumia logistics has now…