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9 December 2018

Equity Bank did not respond

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Article
9 December 2018

Kenya protesters allege Kenya Commercial Bank, Equity Bank and Stanbic complicit in South Sudan conflict

Author: APA (Senegal)

"Nairobi demo targets funders of S/Sudan conflict"...

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8 December 2018

Kenyan Banks allegedly "facilitating large scale pillage of South Sudan"; includes KCB's response, Equity Bank & Stanbic did not respond

Human rights activists in Nairobi recently took to the streets to push for an official crackdown on Kenya Commercial Bank, Equity Bank and Stanbic Bank for allegedly aiding and abetting the conflict in South Sudan. The Business & Human Rights...

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Article
7 November 2018

Kenya: Equity Bank dismisses employee for allegedly sexual harassing beneficiaries of bank's charity program

Author: James Kariuki, Business Daily (Kenya)

"Equity Bank top manager replaced over sexual harassment claim"...

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Article
13 September 2018

Central Bank of Kenya fines 5 banks for "failing to undertake adequate customer due diligence" leading to loss of public funds

Author: Adonijah Ochieng, Business Daily (Kenya)

"CBK fines five banks for handling NYS funds"...

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Article
3 September 2018

How digital banking is causing job losses in east Africa

Author: Allan Olingo, The East African (Kenya)

"Hi, I am Leo, and I can help you: Banks going digital"...

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Article
5 February 2018

Kenya: Local companies increasing their contribution to charitable initiatives, especially in education sector

Author: Macharia Kamau, Standard Digital (Kenya)

“Benefactors: More institutions set up programmes to support needy students”...

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Article
6 February 2017

Equity Bank's initiative with Kenya Red Cross to help famine-stricken counties

Author: Cynthia Ilako, The Star (Kenya)

"Equity partners with Kenya Red Cross to fight hunger"...

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Article
16 August 2016

Kenya: Equity Group sponsors 64 students from poor backgrounds to top global universities

Author: George Ngigi, Daily Nation (Kenya)

"Equity Group sponsors 64 students to top US universities"...

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Article
7 August 2015

Kenya: Court declines to award damages for sacked manager accused of sexually assaulting Equity Bank's scholarship program's beneficiary

Author: Kenya News Agency, in Nairobi News

"No Damages for Bank Manager Accused of Sexual Harassment"...

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