Impact area Independent Media
Geographic focus Africa
Status Current Partner
Type For-Profit
Hivisasa is a local news site in Kenya tailored for the mobile web. It connects local news writers to readers, and brings free county-level news to any internet-enabled phone. The outlet source all its news stories from ‘citizen reporters’ (i.e. anyone wanting to report the news) pays via mobile money for each article its editors publish.
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Funding details

Primary impact area
Geographic focus
HiviSasa 2015 Series A
Independent Media