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Branch International

Job Opportunity // Customer Success Associate – Kenya with Branch

Our alumni, Branch International is seeking to hire Customer Success Associate for the Kenyan Office . You will be responsible for providing an inspiring and delightful experience for our customers. Your primary duties will  include: Delivering efficient and friendly responses to customer inquiries and build our brand via our text-based chat platform Responding to customer inquiries…

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ENERGY PROVIDING COMPANIES

African Development Bank approves new financing program for energy providers

African Development Bank approves new financing program for energy providers Some good news to the Energy Providing Companies, African Development Bank Group has approved an innovative multinational financing program for Distributed Energy Service Companies (DESCOs), which would see 900,000 households in sub-Saharan Africa about 4.5 million people –  gain access to solar power by 2025.…

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Opay raises funds

Opera founded startup OPay raises $50M for mobile finance

Opera founded startup OPay raises $50M for mobile finance OPay, a provider of a rapidly growing mobile payment service and consumer platform, announced today that it has raised $50 million in total funding. The lead investors included IDG Capital, Sequoia China, Source Code Capital, Meituan-Dianping, GSR Ventures and Opera Limited (Nasdaq: OPRA). OPay plans to…

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