KDC and KNCCI partner to accelerate credit flow to enterprises

By Michelle Anzaya The Kenya Development Corporation (KDC) and the Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KNCCI) have entered into a strategic partnership to accelerate the provision of credit to Small and mid-size enterprises (SMEs). The partnership opens up an avenue for KNCCI members to have access to relevant and tailored products and services to grow their businesses; whilst for KDC the MoU gives the Corporation access to potential customers for uptake of its products. The partnership will see the over 3,000 KNCCI members enjoy diverse financial and advisory…

ISOC Pledges to Expand Internet Access in Africa

  Internet penetration rate in Africa is 43% as of December 2021 The Covid-19 pandemic demonstrated the critical importance of Internet connectivity. Community Networks and Internet Exchange Points are a cost-effective way to bridge the digital divide.   As the Internet Society (ISOC) celebrates its 30th anniversary as a global nonprofit advocating for an open, globally-connected Internet, the organization is calling for accelerated action to further Internet development throughout the African region. During the World Telecommunication Development Conference (WTDC) 2022 taking place from in Kigali, Rwanda under the theme “Connecting the unconnected…

Optiven launches a super amazing project in Malindi near Kola beach

Optiven limited, the leading and most integrated provider of residential, commercial real estate services in the Country has launched an amazing project in Malindi located near Kola beach and Karibuni villas. Malindi Phase 2 project by Optiven touches the tarmac road and an eighth acre of an acre goes for ONLY Ksh 499,000. Unveiling the developments, Optiven CEO and Founder George Wachiuri said that among the features within the project includes electricity in the neighborhood, mature mango trees and Mawasco water within the project. Additionally the Salt manufacturing company for…