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Google’s Policing of Rogue Mobile Loan Apps is Hardly Effective and It Shows

A couple of days ago, it emerged that many loan apps were running their trade normally, with their tools live in Google Play Store...
kenyans cry fould aggressive mobile moneylenders

OKash “Complies” With Google’s Guidelines Against Predatory Loan Apps, OPesa Disappears From Play Store

Opera is known as the company that supplies their popular web browser with the same name. However, the Norwegian company also has an active...

[STATEMENT FROM OPERA] Once a Legendary Company, Opera is On the Verge of a Shameful Ending with Fraudulent Loan...

UPDATE FROM OPERA The Company is aware of and has carefully reviewed the report published by the short seller on January 16, 2020. The Company...
OKash Face Identification

Online Lender Okash Introduces Face Recognition to Secure Loans

Lender Okash has introduced facial recognition as an extra security layer for the loan app. Mobile loan apps convenience present a grey area that...
OKash

[UPDATE: ALL IS WELL NOW] OKash Loan Repayment Button is Down, But There is an Unorthodox Workaround

UPDATE: Okash reached out and clarified a couple of issues we raised. To begin with, the lender has an active Facebook page that you can...
Mobile Lenders

Kenya’s Finance Ministry to Introduce Regulative Framework for Digital Lenders

The success of mobile lending apps is, admittedly, attributed to the foundation laid by M-PESA services. It is, perhaps, the primary factor that such...
OPay iPay

Opera Banks On iPay Africa Acquisition to Strengthen Play at Mobile Money

Back in December 2017, Opera Software Group officially took the wraps off OPay, a web-based payments platform. The service would allow users to purchase...
Eddie Ndichu, MD, Opera Kenya

Opera Kenya’s OKash Loan App Hits Kshs 100 Million in Cumulative Disbursements as it Exits Beta

Opera brought its business to Kenya a few months ago and in the process of cementing its stance in the local scene, the multinational...
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Opera Kenya’s Lending App OKash Parades in Google Play to Entice You with a Loan

Advances in financial technology have made it increasingly easy for users to get access to loans. The success of these services can be traced...

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