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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.
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.
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.
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.
Uganda enforces a new 12% excise duty tax on data bundles
Country’s government replaces UGX200 OTT tax.
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.
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.
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.