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Kenya leads the world in mobile money. This is a fact as over 18 million mobile subscribers are signed up for Safaricom’s wildly successful M-Pesa offering. It’s hard to imagine that just a few years ago although Safaricom’s M-Pesa was just taking off and most of the Banks in Kenya

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The rise of the smartphone in Kenya has been astronomical over the past year or so. The main reason for this has been the arrival of affordable smartphones in many flavors from Nokia, Samsung, Huawei, RIM (AKA BlackBerry) and even other lesser known brands such as Mi-Fone and Tecno. As

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This past week Facebook went public and in the process made its Founder Mark Zuckerburg and many others either billionaires or millionaires. Its once again a story of a young kid in America who achieved the American dream. Its the same story again with Microsoft’s Bill Gates and Apple’s Steve

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