Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta, nearing the end of his second term amid an economic downturn and political shifts, announced a raft of changes ... in a televised address on 14 January, of which the “primary thrust…was economic.”
Creditors of retailer Nakumatt, which has been struggling financially over the past three years, recently decided to liquidate the company. The ... investments required were deemed too significant and financial stability too elusive.
Kenyan political exile Miguna Miguna was barred from flights by two European airlines on Tuesday after the Kenyan government issued a “Red ... Notice”. Shortly before, it had said he would be allowed back into the country.
Nearly 100 African start-ups raised capital in 2019, a majority of which specialise in fintech in English-speaking Africa. Below is our overview ... of the top seven funding rounds in an outstanding year for tech on the continent.