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M-KESHO: M-PESA Meets Equity Bank in Kenya

May 18, 2010


Equity Bank and Safaricom have launched a unique banking service that enables individuals to withdraw money from theirbank accounts via their mobile phone handsets. The service also allows Equity customers to deposit money into their accounts through Safaricom’s M-Pesa agents. The new account dubbed M-Kesho has been designed to mainly tap into the huge number […]

Livestock Insurance Scheme in North Kenya

January 25, 2010


I think this is a very important initiative and if made to work for the pastoralists, I believe it will go along way to help a lot of them. In brief, “The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) says satellite imagery will be used to monitor the landscape – if the images show a lack of […]