Kenidia Assurance looking at product diversification and regional expansion as it marks marks 40th Anniversary

Kenindia Assurance has reiterated its commitment to doing business in Kenya even as it repositions itself for accelerated growth within East Africa. The insurance company, which is celebrating its 40th anniversary in Kenya says is looking at product diversification and regional expansion. Mr. Inderjeet Singh, Kenindia Managing Director  said that their 40 years of experience […]

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Outlook on the Insurance Industry in Kenya – Kenindia Assurance

Having grown from a turnover of Kshs 200m per year to over Kshs 3 billion per year, Kenindia Assurance will be celebrating its 40th anniversary. We had a one-on-one with Mr. James Macharia, the Chief Operations Officer who shared the company’s journey over the years and his perspective of the insurance industry. 1.   Give us a brief […]

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ZEP-RE hosts insuretech hackathon in a bid to digitise their claims process

PTA Reinsurance Company recently hosted a two-day insuretech hackathon dubbed “TechMeetInsurance” at ZEP-RE in a bid to automate their internal claims system.  The hackathon featured four teams of young innovators namely, Code Samurai, Coseke, Eimad and Miyabi as they competed for a cash prize of Ksh. 100,000 and a chance to work with the ZEP-RE IT […]

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Jubilee Insurance Launches three Mobile Apps for its Clients and Agents

Jubilee Insurance has launched three mobile apps to enable its customers and agents access self-service and e-commerce functionalities via their mobile phones. The three apps,  JubiAgent Medical, JubiAgent Motor and JubiCare Apps  were unveiled today at the company’s headquarters in Nairobi. The JubiAgent Medical and JubiAgent Motor Apps will enable agents to sell and service […]

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Infographic : Benefits of a Comprehensive Car Insurance

A comprehensive auto insurance may sound very intimidating and overwhelming for many, especially for first-time car owners and non-car enthusiasts. But, a lot of the experts it’s a great deal. After all, who wouldn’t want an auto insurance policy that’s “comprehensive”? To know what benefits car owners can get from a comprehensive auto insurance, one must know […]

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SureBüddy brings sponsored cover to Uganda with new insurance Mobile App

  SureBüddy Android application that has today launched sponsored insurance and insurance-related products to Uganda. SureBüddy renders advertisements, the consumer watches the ads, and then receives free cover as a reward. The ad images are non-intrusive, use very little data, and disappear with a click. SureBüddy’s cover is sponsored for the user as all costs […]

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Resolution Insurance launches Marine Cargo Insurance Cover

Resolution insurance has today launched a comprehensive marine insurance cover for importers, manufacturers and logistics providers. Dubbed ‘Resolution Marine Cargo’ the cover will offer affordable transit policy into the market that provides a one-stop shop solution for all marine insurance needs. According to Resolution Insurance Group Chief Executive Officer Mr. Peter Nduati, the launch is […]

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Lack of education on ICT to blame for growing cyber attacks on Insurance and banking sectors in Kenya.

Insurance and banking services sectors in the country need to enhance the pace of deployment of secure Information Communication Technology (ICT) practices in their organizations. According to ICT security company, ESET East Africa, the recent spike in cases of cyber attacks and breaches in the financial services sector is attributable to the slow pace of […]

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AXA to provide insurance products and services to Jumia African customers

Just a day after announcing a 75 million euros investment in online travel company Jovago, insurance and assets management firm Axa has also signed a new partnership with Africa Internet Group (AIG) to become its exclusive provider of insurance products and services through Jumia and other AIG online and mobile platforms in Africa. AXA will […]

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