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Swedish betting firm, SpiffX, has entered Kenya after signing a deal with Cheza Gaming Limited. The partnership is meant to give the Swedish firm an entry into the Africa market. Kenya’s mobile-based sports betting industry has recorded exponential growth aided by the ease of placing bets online or through SMS and paying via mobile money […]

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Finnish private equity fund and financial services group Taaleri Plc plans to invest Sh10 billion ($100 million) in East and South African real estate projects. Taaleri, in partnership with local private equity firm Cytonn Investments, has so far invested about Sh4 billion in the Kenyan real-estate market. The two companies are exploring more investment opportunities […]

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Danish IT firm Danoffice has become the latest company eyeing Kenya for drone sales as the aviation authority finalises rules governing operation of the unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Danoffice is targeting non-governmental organisations (NGOs) keen to deploy drones in their operations saying it will not be offering them to commercial entities. Jacob Petersen, Danoffice global […]

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Meet Emma, a Kenyan who came from being a househelp in Kenya and who is now practicing farming in Norway on a 100 acre farm.

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The government, civil society and the media are all working on programmes to better integrate refugees. But one refugee argues there are deeper prejudices at play that are keeping resourceful refugees out of the labour market. When Julien Kalimira Mzee Murhula lived in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) his family expected him to become […]

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