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Data sharing enables Kenya bank loans

Getting a loan is a major challenge for many would-be business owners in Africa.

Banks find it difficult to assess risk because a large number of people do not have a bank account or a credit score.

But in Kenya, some lenders are starting to get around this problem by using information about borrowers that is collected by technology companies in other industries.

The BBC's Nancy Kacungira reports for Africa Business Report.

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