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Technology revolutionises banking

Banks are developing new solutions, features and lifestyle benefits to better understand users' lives, expectations and requirements in the current environment.

Vodacom Tanzania records growth in mobile traffic amid increasing digital transformation

Despite a 5.7% drop in service revenue, company records increase in M-Pesa and data revenue.

Gambia: mobile operator Comium appeals to have licence suspension lifted

Suspension in force until 4 November due to outstanding fees, according to country’s industry regulator.

IHS Towers announces IPO pricing update

MTN has notified its shareholders of the development.

€130m earmarked for African tech start-ups

French President Emmanuel Macron announced financial commitment alongside Digital Africa initiative at the recent Africa-France Summit.
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BancABC acquisition opens up Botswana market for Access Bank

Access Bank opens a subsidiary in the Southern African country and readies to tap into growing digital banking solutions market.

Google earmarks US$3m to boost black-owned African start-ups

Fifty fledgling businesses selected from nine countries have access to the non-equity fund.

Staying connected through Fixed LTE from Standard Bank Mobile

Standard Bank Mobile is excited to introduce Fixed LTE to its product portfolio.

SEW-EURODRIVE expects solid return on R200m investment in SA

Company engages country’s Dep of Trade and Industry ahead of German Africa Investment Conference.

MTN appoints new CFO for digital, Fintech

Responsibilities include ensuring the growth of these platforms in line with Ambition 2025: Leading digital solutions for Africa’s progress.

Google backs digital interest in Africa with US$1bn investment

Investment focuses on enabling fast, affordable internet access, supporting start-ups.

Cameroon secures US$100m to advance digital economy ambitions

Funding received from International Development Association (IDA).