Talent-on-demand is a strategic advantage against skills shortages

In uncertain environments, many organisations are turning to a more project-based approach to work.
Johann van Niekerk

MTN calls for regulatory harmonisation across Africa

MTN Group CEO and president, Ralph Mupita, says more certainty is needed to encourage the necessary investment for the continent to get connected.

Robust data governance should form part of your PoPIA compliance and ESG strategy

In a data-driven world, data governance must be an integral part of compliance, including cyber resilience to safeguard data against the growing threat of cybercrime.

Vodacom passes 200m subscriber mark across Africa

The telco celebrated its 30th anniversary by promising to expand its financial services, which have become a lucrative business for the company.
13 May

Kenya's new taxes will increase airtime, mobile money charges

The plans are included in the 2024 Finance Bill, as the government aims to raise an additional $2.5 billion (Sh323bn) in taxes in the financial year beginning in July.

Rising commercial crimes in South Africa highlight the need for effective risk mitigation strategies

The rising number of commercial crimes in South Africa demands immediate attention from businesses across the country.

Navigating global payroll: Key considerations for seamless operations

Expanding operations across borders is becoming the norm in the modern business landscape, but with this expansion comes the challenge of managing payroll on a global scale.

Access Bank, MasterCard partner on cross border payments

The two companies have launched a unified cross-border money movement solution, enabling users to send and receive payments to and from 150+ countries.
9 May

MTN Rwanda invests millions on network upgrades

Providing its quarterly financial results, the telco says it completed the modernisation of 140 network sites in different parts of the country during the quarter.

Nigeria scoffs at Binance's bribery allegations

The Nigerian Ministry of Information and National Orientation dismissed bribery allegations as Binance's well-coordinated public relations operation to repair its tarnished reputation.

NGO threatens to sue Nigeria over cyber security levy

The Central Bank of Nigeria instructed banks and other financial institutions this week to apply a 0.5 percent cyber security fee on all electronic transfers.