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The government is developing a national e-commerce Strategy (ECS) to boost Kenya’s economic opportunities that are supportive of the country’s strategic goals and Vision 2030. Industrialization, Trade, and Enterprise Development CS Betty Maina said the State is cognizant that e-commerce that is driven by enhanced digital skills and innovative entrepreneurs is the foundation of economic...

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Digital transformation has accelerated the adoption of e-commerce platforms in Africa. While the majority of African populations are still unbanked, fintech and mobile payment platforms present themselves as alternatives. The Kenyan telecommunications operator Safaricom and Visa Inc launched, on Thursday June 2, a virtual payment card. The M-Pesa GlobalPay Virtual Visa Card will allow users of M-Pesa,...

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Safaricom, a Kenyan telecommunications service provider, has hired the managing director of Citibank to be in charge of strategy and acquisitions. The telco is currently seeking regulatory approvals to launch insurance, unit trust, and savings products in an endeavour to compete with larger financial services and expand its mobile money platform M-Pesa. Michael Mutiga, MD...