Olusegun Ogundeji

African countries on par with broadband threshold targets

Botswana, Nigeria and the Seychelles may reach Broadband Commission 2% entry-level target by 2023.

Localised traffic, intra-African agenda driving datacentre development

Africa’s small hosting capacity masks the region’s true potential to grow according to ADA-backed research.

Experts predict Bitcoin value to soar

Luno CEO predicts increase to ‘all-time highs’ within the next 12 to 18 months.
11 May

Regulation blocks cloud opportunity for African FSPs

Report by Genesis Analytics and Orange Business Services details the potential to change the scale economies of the financial sector.

Heightened interest in Bitcoin block reward halving in South Africa

Country is ranked in second place globally, according to Google Trends data.

Major GSMA fund to spur mobile internet adoption in Africa

Start-ups, SMEs can utilise portion of £2.5 million to reach those who remain offline.
Apr 30, 2020

Bundle Africa readies to take on cryptocurrency competitors

Crypto-based payment app is focused initially on Nigeria.
Apr 28, 2020

MTN Nigeria denies sharing identifiable user data

Company clarifies position regarding data exchange involved in efforts to curb spread of COVID-19.

What now for Jumia?

Speculation mounts as Rocket Internet sells of its stake in the company.
Apr 1, 2020

Top African start-ups to benefit from VC fund

Newton Partners, Imperial link up to support fledgling firms focused on logistics, supply chain.
Mar 19, 2020

Zimbabwe hints at stricter cryptocurrency control

Reserve Bank executive announces proposal for a regulatory sandbox.