In the dynamic realm of technology, the financial landscape is undergoing a dramatic transformation. Banking as a Service (BaaS) and Open APIs are emerging as the driving forces of this revolution, empowering customers like never before and enabling innovative solutions. Let’s delve into these concepts and explore how they are reshaping the way we interact with money in Kenya.
Bitcoin is a decentralized digital currency that enables peer-to-peer transactions without the need for intermediaries like banks or payment processors. It operates on a global network of computers that maintain a public ledger of all Bitcoin transactions, called the blockchain. This ledger is incredibly secure and difficult to manipulate, making Bitcoin a highly secure and transparent form of payment.
As the sun sets on Dr. Nancy Onyango’s tenure at the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the world acknowledges a Kenyan talent that has made notable contributions on the global stage. Holding a key position at the IMF’s Office of Internal Audit and Inspection since 2018, Dr. Onyango has consistently emphasized transparency and accountability. Her leadership saw pioneering efforts, such as the audit of the IMF’s risk management framework. Beyond finances, she also introduced the IMF’s first mental health strategy, reflecting her concern for employee well-being. Having previously worked with global firms like PricewaterhouseCoopers and Ernst & Young, Dr. Onyango has always been an advocate for gender equality and women empowerment. Now, as she moves on to explore new opportunities, Kenya takes pride in her achievements and awaits her next successful venture.
[ Nairobi, 21 July 2023 ] – Five35 Ventures, an early-stage venture capital firm investing in female-focused startups across multiple sectors that tackle meaningful challenges across the continent, has announced its […]
With its sights set on leading the language model race, Meta has launched ‘Llama 2’, a comprehensive set of large language models designed to surpass the performance of OpenAI’s dominant […]
Health Innovators Alert: A Groundbreaking Opportunity for African Businesses Tackling Kidney Failure
Making More Health (MMH), in collaboration with Boehringer Ingelheim and Villgro Africa, has sounded the call for African businesses to innovate in the arena of kidney failure solutions. This is […]
Digital Wallets are secure electronic storage for payment information, accessible via web browsers and applications. They can be linked to diverse traditional payment methods, including debit, credit, and gift cards, etc. […]
As the world becomes increasingly digital, so does our access to healthcare. DMMC is one such platform that is revolutionizing how Kenyans shop for medication. The Kenyan-owned online Pharmacy and Diabetes […]
-A competitive lending market can potentially lower the costs of scoring and disbursing loans to lenders
-Digital lending proposes numerous substantial enhancements relative to traditional credit
The world is going through a new age of industrialization and innovations. With it a new era of Einsteins and Steve Jobs creating new tech and disrupting the socio-economic market. […]