Finnfund invests $1m in East African ecommerce site Kasha

Finnish development financier Finnfund has invested $1-million in Kasha, an e-commerce platform that aims to improves women’s access to health, hygiene and self-care products in East Africa. Kasha was founded in Rwanda in 2016 by two former Microsoft employees, Joanna Bichsel and Amanda…

East African countries gather in Asmara for regional integration talks

By Halligan Agade The 23rd meeting of the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts and Senior officials organized in collaboration with the State of Eritrea in Asmara from November 5 will close this Thursday. The three-day event whose hallmark is to enhance…