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E-commerce in kenya has services that enables businesses to accept visa and mastercard payments kenya e commerce payment platforms allow users to. We shall also contextualise and problematise on-going legal/policy developments in kenya to regulate electronic commerce in this blogpost. The kenyan e-commerce landscape is in full swing money payment solution offered by safaricom, kenya's leading mobile network operator. International logistic companies like g4s and dhl, which has a significant local presence are now facilitating e-commerce between kenya and. Growth of e-commerce gives rise to sophisticated african digital consumer the likes of nigeria, kenya, and south africa are at the forefront of this evolution.
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