Mauritius looks to lock-in Fintech regulation with new framework
Industry insiders say the move is a step in the right direction.
Visa seeks Sub-Saharan Africa’s ‘brilliant’ Fintech firms
The global financial services company calls on Sub-Saharan Africa Fintech start-ups to enter the regional leg of its Everywhere Initiative
Rise in demand for Digital Financial Services in Malawi
Latest statistics based on Reserve Bank’s quarterly National Payment Systems report.
Uganda: bank industry kicks against latest tax plan
Government claims move to impose 0.5% on all cash withdrawals designed to bolster e-commerce.
Malawi’s uphill battle to capitalise on e-commerce
UNCTAD report confirms low uptake and several challenges the country is facing.
MTN, Mastercard chase down Africa’s growing Fintech opportunity
Companies strike e-commerce alliance targeting 16 countries on the continent.
Ecommerce in 2021: Kenya’s US$1.5-billion industry
Ecommerce legislation in Africa has failed to meet digital advances says Patrick Ndegwa, SEACOM East Africa Business Sales Lead.
Airtel Zambia, UNCDF announce Last Mile Distribution project
Intention to extend Airtel Money services to users in rural and remote regions.
Luno says funds are safe in Nigeria after crypto crackdown
SA’s biggest crypto exchange and other crypto-currency firms halt deposits in naira after the Nigerian government cracks the whip on crypto-currency players.
Mixed response, unease over Nigeria’s crypto crackdown
Directive from Central Bank of Nigeria leaves some wondering if authorities acted prematurely.
China’s CBDC could be trade currency of choice in AfCFTA
The digital yuan could serve as a valuable intermediary currency says Fintech and China expert Richard Turrin.
‘appy to engage… the new era of mobile, data-driven ecommerce
CEO of Ignition Telecoms explains the value proposition in leveraging data to strengthen customer experience.