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Churches across the East African nation of Kenya have expressed opposition to a bill that if signed into law would legalize polygamous marriages.
Regional integration is a critical factor to improve access to market, competiveness and material inputs in East Africa. This debate, placed under the auspices of the East African Community (EAC) will look at what needs to be done to foster stronger regional integration amongst the five nations.
Savannah Fund, a Nairobi-based venture capital Fund, has made another round of investment in three African startups – Ghana’s BIGxGh, Nigeria’s UniSmart and Zevan Limited from Kenya.
They first garnered international attention with the launch of the first ethnically diverse emoticons. In fact in the past two weeks the Afro Emoticons from Oju Africa have had the world abuzz, with over 12000 downloads of the free app from Google Play in just 4 days, of which the majority of those downloads have originated from the United States.