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East Africa leads globally in mobile money services says AU
Region has the highest mobile money penetration rate in the world, according to recent AUC, OECD report.
CcHUB Syndicate channels US$267,500 into African start-ups
Start-up companies, with valuations north of US$17.5m, are focused on building critical digital infrastructure.
Econet’s DPA announces new commercial power supply partnership in Kenya
Alliance with Électricité De France aims to accelerate access to affordable solar energy.
IFC subscribes to 16% of Liquid Telecom’s US$620m bond issue
Company is facing risks linked to regional uncertainty, but is on course for steady revenue performance says ratings agency Fitch.
COVID-19 a clear opportunity to cement cloud strategy
Experts deep-dive into market trends at ITWeb virtual Cloud, Data Centre and DevOps Summit.
9mobile affirms support for Lagos' Smart City initiative
Big data and data mining as the lifeline of a smart city says telco’s CEO.
EXCLUSIVE: Fintech firm InnoVent readies to tap into East Africa’s post-COVID growth
Company opens office in Nairobi to target local CIOs and CFOs.
African start-ups inch closer to being investment ready
Participating start-ups have been chosen for their SDG-focused tech solutions.
Will technology reinvent ‘the new normal’ in 2021?
This year we will see technology have a stronger impact on the world with the changes driven by a stronger sense of purpose says Mohammed Amin, Sr. Vice-President - MERAT, Dell Technologies.
Spotify in Nigeria to ignite price war among providers
West African country is known for the Afrobeat genre, which has no official chart or certification system in place.
Spotify hears Africa’s call and officially enters fresh markets
Global music streaming service announces availability in several countries.
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