About Peleza

Peleza is the first East African company solely specialised on Background Checks. We only use official and reliable national and international data sources to screen your candidates while complying with any privacy legislation in force.

We offer numerous types of checks from identification, financial, criminal verification and much more. We are based in Nairobi, Kenya and our presence in East Africa allows to physically check and validate the information we receive from our data sources both online and offline.

We are active members of the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS). Through the association we have partnered with other world class screening companies so as to offer efficient turnaround irrespective of where the data is to be verified in the world.
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Why are background checks so important?

The world is nowadays more connected than ever. The East African region has become a true hub of business development for the entire continent...
January 29, 2015

Wait before you stone your candidate!

People can make mistakes and systems do not always work.  Sometimes information can be recorded in the wrong way when created. Both the Employer and background […]
January 19, 2015

What should you expect from a background check?

Background checks show the discrepancies between a candidate’s claims as provided in the CV and self-declaration form and the information reported by independent sources such as […]
January 7, 2015

Why do a credit check for a dry cleaning job?

It doesn’t matter what position you are filling in your firm. Your credit history gauges your level of responsibility.  If you don’t pay your bills, how […]


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