Generation Jobless – here’s a way to start out in life

Economists will tell you that a large youthful population is essentially aneconomic blessing. But official figures assembled by the World Bank paint a grim picture of desperation. Africa is...
Desert Locusts

China is deploying an army of 100,000 ducks to fight locusts

An army of over one hundred thousand Chinese Ducks is waiting to be deployed to Pakistan to deal with desert locusts that have been plaguing the country. According...

Mobile operator is adapting to the rise of cloud computing

Telco giant Safaricom is partnering with Amazon’s cloud computing arm AWS (Amazon Web Services) in a bid to foster digital transformation in the country. Cloud computing is essentially...

Safaricom’s DigiFarm wins international prize

Safaricom's DigiFarm agri-agribusiness platform has won an award at the  2020 Global Mobile Awards for being the finest Mobile Innovation for Emerging Markets. The Mobile platform helps farmers...

A New Dawn: Absa is here, what this means for Kenya

If there is a market that Absa Group will be betting on to deliver its vision for African banking - it is Kenya. Absa Group boss Mr. Daniel Mminele...