Change your life with Huawei’s Apps UP competition, $200,000 in prizes up for grabs!

Entry deadline for the 2021 HMS App Innovation Contest, AppsUP extended to Sunday, 5 September 2021.

MFS Africa, AfriMoney in partnership to serve Sierra Leone

Companies claim that remittances from abroad amount to more than half of annual household consumption in the country.

Digify Africa, Facebook offer free digital skills via WhatsApp

Skills development initiative Digify Africa collaborates with Facebook to offer a WhatsApp learning platform to provide African youth with digital skills.

High demand for financial inclusion driving SSA’s mobile money payments

The race to take Africa’s payments industry online is speeding up says Aida Diarra, head of Visa in Sub Saharan Africa.
15 Jul

Huawei launches HMS Core 6.0 globally, introducing new services and features

As of now, HMS Core (APK) on all user devices has been updated to the 6.0 version. Consumers can access HUAWEI Developers anytime to get the new services and features.
14 Jul

Computer chip shortage driving demand for refurbished devices in Africa

Crisis has affected production of new laptops, desktops and tablets says Qrent, a subsidiary within the InnoVent Group.
14 Jul

Huawei, Mondia Pay ink deal to focus on Algeria, Tunisia

Ooredoo Algeria and Orange Tunisia subscribers can now pay for services and applications on Huawei AppGallery via Direct Carrier Billing

Slow but sure growth of 5G amid rise of mobile broadband in Africa

Ericsson research confirms the expectation that 5G will become the fastest adopted mobile generation.
Jul 5, 2021

World Bank laments Malawi's high internet prices, unpredictable connectivity

Institution says country is missing out on potential US$189-million in additional GDP and US$33-million in tax revenue per year.
Jul 1, 2021

Petal Maps rolls out new exclusive features to Africa

Petal Maps application includes a range of new features and upgrades such as dark mode navigation display.
Jun 28, 2021

Letshego launches Fintech offering LetsGO App in Botswana, Nigeria

LetsGO App targets government and civil servants employees on the company’s deduction-from-sources model.