Saturday, March 28, 2020

Kenya: Changes in Merger Control

In November 2019, Kenya introduced The Competition Rules, 2019 (Rules) to govern the Competition Authority of Kenya's (CAK) functions under the...

These African countries have the highest percentage of women business owners...

Uganda, Ghana and Botswana are ranked as the top three countries with the highest percentages of women-owned businesses, according to the Mastercard Index of...

Cars45 launches in Ghana and Kenya

Cars45, an automotive trading platform from Nigeria, has expanded its operation to Ghana and Kenya as it aims to become the primary platform for all car transactions...

Financial Services Innovators (FSI) launches Nigeria’s first Industry Innovation Sandbox

In a bid to connect innovators with regulators, to responsibly bring new financial services solutions to the market, Financial Services Innovators (FSI), has launched...

How to unlock Africa’s $3tn free trade opportunity

The African Union is putting the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) into operation. It will be the world's largest free trade area by...

CcHUB acquires iHub, a first for Africa

Earlier in the year Co-creation Hub (CcHub) launched Africa's first Design Lab in Kigali, Rwanda, and now in another first for Africa CcHub has...

Growing trends in Africa – the rise of cannabis

By Darryl Bernstein Many countries across the globe are in the process of decriminalising the medical and recreational use of Cannabis, and Africa is no exception...

Mauritius gets first mobile payment solution

Honourable Pravind Jugnauth, Prime Minister of Mauritius, launched the nation's first national mobile payment solution. Based on the proven Tap & Go payment service...