Jan 27, 2015

FMO invests KES 183 million in Orb Energy’s Africa expansion.

Orb Energy (“Orb”) closed a KES 183mn equity investment from the Netherland’s premier development finance institution, (FMO), to replicate its unique retail model for solar energy […]
Jan 27, 2015

African Development Bank and MasterCard to broaden financial inclusion in Africa

The African Development Bank (AfDB) and MasterCard has announced a broad collaboration that aims to expand financial inclusion across the African continent. The collaboration seeks to […]
Jan 27, 2015

Nairobi slum dwellers to get cheap power connection

About 40,000 people living in informal settlement (slums) in Nairobi’s Eastlands and the counties of Machakos and Makueni will benefit from a Kenya Power plan to […]
Jan 26, 2015

Kenya ranked seventh best place to Invest in emerging markets

Kenya has been ranked as one the seven top investment destinations to watch in emerging markets by Fortune magazine. The ranking takes note of the massive […]