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Xoom, PayPal’s money transfer service that serves millions of diaspora users globally has today launched money transfers to mobile wallets in Kenya and other markets in Africa for customers in the US, UK, Canada, and Europe. This is a timely move given that Kenya had remittances of Kes. 285 Billion

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On the 1st of November 2013, I had my last alcoholic drink and cigarette. Today, it’s 7 years since that day. The circumstances behind how I stopped what had been all-consuming and decades-long lifestyle habits were nothing short of miraculous! As part of my 7-year journey in sobriety, I am

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Malipo Circles is a mobile app and service that lets people, friends, families and investment clubs or ‘chamas’ as they are popularly known in Kenya easily lend, borrow, and fundraise money for a myriad of scenarios. I recently had an interview with the founder, Erick Oyugi, who shared with me

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