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22-Year-Old Boda Boda Rider Wins a House Worth Ksh.14 Million with Lipa Na M-PESA Promotion

A 22-year-old boda boda rider from Mariakani, Mombasa is the first winner of the Lipa na M-PESA – Shinda 3 Bedroom House Promotion launched by Safaricom last month. Ali Mlewa Ikuthu, a father of one, won the fully furnished house...

M-PESA SERVICE NOW AVAILABLE IN UGANDA

M-Pesa is the flagship product of Kenya's bluechip company, Safaricom Limited. Safaricom subscribers will now be able to send money to Uganda via M-Pesa service after the telecom finalised a partnership deal with Uganda’s leading mobile operator MTN that...

Safaricom Wins Africa Employer & CSR Awards

Safaricom has emerged the winner in two prestigious categories at the first ever Careers In Africa Employer of Choice Awards, held in Johannesburg, South Africa on Thursday 19th November. Safaricom, which recently marked its 15th anniversary, was named the winner in two...

TEN BANKS OFFERING REAL TIME FUND SETTLEMENT FOR M-PESA MERCHANTS

Safaricom has partnered with eight more financial institutions to enable businesses which use Lipa Na M-PESA to transfer funds from their Lipa Na M-PESA tills to their bank accounts real time, any day of the week. The new partnerships with...

M-PESA Wins Two International Awards

Safaricom’s mobile-money solution, M-PESA, has received two international accolades at the Emerging Payments Awards 2015 ceremony held last week in London. M-PESA won the Best P2P or Remittance Programme, and the Retail Innovation for Emerging Markets awards, adding to the...

Safaricom announces sponsorship for Social Media Awards

Safaricom has announced its support of the iconic OLX Social Media Awards (SOMA 2015). A repeat sponsor over the last two years, the Kenya Social Media Awards, the organizers, said they are delighted to be continuing this partnership. Kenya Social...

Fuelling growth – Combining breastfeeding and work, a springboard for achieving Vision 2030

Kenya has joined the rest of the world in marking World Breastfeeding Week, which is held every year from 1st to 7th August to advocate for exclusive breastfeeding of infants.  This year’s theme – “Breastfeeding and Work, Let’s Make...

Safaricom Showcases Innovation at Nairobi Innovation Week

The Kenyan government in partnership with private sector and universities have put efforts into fostering innovations, many of which are still quite unknown to members of the public. In line with this, the C4D Lab, an innovation hub at the...

M-PESA FOUNDATION ACADEMY COMMENCES APPLICATIONS PROCESS

As the hunt for a Chief Executive for Kenya’s newest Academy continues, the M-PESA Foundation Academy today announces the start of its formal applications process for bright, talented but economically disadvantaged students. The Academy, which had its foundation stone laying...

Transfer up to 50m on M-Pesa via StanChart

Business customers and M-Pesa agents can now transfer millions of shillings through the mobile money platform and access it immediately in cash. This follows the integration of M-Pesa with the Standard Chartered payment system to enable users to bypass the...

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Mwananchi Credit Picks Jalang’o as brand ambassador

Mwananchi Credit Picks Jalang’o as brand ambassador Mwananchi Credit Limited has signed up Felix Odiwuor Kodhe, popularly known as Jalang’o,...

Nyeri ex-teacher gives away Sh. 6 million mansion, moves in with his kids

Home for the Elderly: A generous Nyeri man has donated his Sh. 6 million mansion to elderly people in the county. Ninety-four-year-old Nduhiu Njama...

Coca-Cola Enhances Consumer Access to its Beverage With a Home Delivery Service

Coca-Cola Enhances Consumer Access to its Beverage With a Home Delivery Service  The Coca-Cola system partners in Kenya have today launched a new home delivery...

Churchill: Social media to blame for struggling Churchill Show comedians

Top Kenyan comedian Churchill Ndambuki who is the owner and host of the comedy show Churchill Show has blamed social media pressure for the...

TSC: We are not hiring any interns

TSC Hiring Interns: The Teachers Service Commission has disputed reports that it is planning to hire 12,000 interns. The commission on October 20 disputed...