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Top 4 Most Trending Stories – Week in Review

As this week comes to a close we take a look at the stories that resonated most with our readers. Internet to all SA homes by 2024, two massive digital skills drives, and a Kenyan startup that hopes to add...

This Kenyan Tech Startup Says It Will Create “1 Million Jobs” for African Youth in 2022

Kenyan tech startup Wowzi has announced its plans to create one million gig jobs for African youth in 2022 through its online marketplace, after it says it has successfully delivered over 150,000 paid jobs in 2021. The firm that makes...

StarTimes Media Expands to More Counties Across Kenya

Pay Television Company StarTimes Media has rolled out major expansion plans aimed at driving service delivery closer to subscribers across major counties. The move will see increased investment in the setup and operation of business halls across five more...

This Week’s Top 4 Google Searches Across Africa

Google Trends publishes the top searches for every day of the week and covers 4 African countries in which it sees the most activity, namely Egypt, Kenya, Nigeria, and South Africa. The top search trends from along the week provide an...

Safaricom Pulls Staff Out of Ethiopia As War Nears the Capital City

East Africa's leading telecom company Safaricom has reportedly evacuated some of its employees from Ethiopia, fearing disruption to its operations due to the ongoing armed conflict and civil unrest in the horn of Africa country. The firm evacuated employees...

Safaricom to Take All M-PESA Services Offline – When, Why & How Long

Safaricom is set to take down all M-PESA services from Saturday 6 November 2021 at 23:59 until Sunday morning 04:00 - effectively for four hours as Kenya's largest telecom company conducts maintenance on its services for around the 10th...

3 Ways That Safaricom is Leading the Future of IoT in Kenya

The Internet of Things (IoT) sums up a collective web of interconnected smart devices all running through the internet across each other to a central information hub, working together in unison. IoT has become a buzz term in regards to...

Kenyans Can Now Get Paid for Doing Simple Tasks on This Google App

Google has announced the launch of TaskMate in Kenya - a crowdsourcing app that allows people to use smartphones to do tasks and get paid. The app taps the growing gig economy and is finally ready to be launched...

All M-PESA Services Are Going Offline Tonight But for How Long?

Safaricom has announced in a statement that it will be taking down all M-PESA services, including the purchase of airtime for the undertaking of "enhancements and maintenance" of its systems. "We are constantly investing and innovating M-PESA to ensure that...

How Much Will Kenyans Need to Pay for MTN Uganda’s Free IPO Shares?

MTN Uganda is offering free shares to Kenyan investors in a bid to motivate them in buying stocks in the telecom firm. MTN Uganda yesterday opened an initial public offering (IPO) at $250-million yesterday. South Africa’s MTN Group is currently...
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Unpacking TECNO’s New SPARK 20P Smartphone: Available in SA

Having sufficient storage space on your smartphone is crucial in today's world, particularly with photos, videos, apps, and games...
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