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2:20
3 hours ago

Vodacom Tanzania extends remittance reach further East

Company announces launches “Dunia Kijiji, Afrika Mashariki ni Yako” campaign.
2:30
Yesterday

Liquid rolls out high-speed connectivity for DRC, Congo Brazzaville

Company says this high-capacity link is expected to bring down the cost of broadband access for millions.
2:10
Yesterday

Absa, Tigo and JUMO unite to accelerate financial inclusion in Tanzania

Companies announce the launch of short-term credit product Tigo Nivushe.
2:40
Wednesday

Visa Cybersource alliance adds impetus to Clickatell’s Chat 2 Pay rollout

Partnership will allow Cybersource to deploy Chat 2 Pay with a pay-by-link capability.
1:50
Tuesday

$100m innovation fund to fuel African tech investments

The newly-established GIIG Africa Fund seeks to invest in and help support early-stage tech innovation start-ups across Africa.
3:40
Tuesday

High costs weigh heavily on remittances to Africa

Market research shows costs associated with sending remittances to the continent are some of the highest in the world.
3:50

UN launches data portal to measure Africa’s progress on SDGs

Africa UN Data for Development Platform will serve as a one-stop-shop repository.
1:40

African Bank adds tech heavyweight as new CIO

The bank appoints Unathi Mtya as group chief information officer, who also joins the group executive committee.
1:50
Monday

New Fintech alliance to bolster Africa’s digital banking services

SaaS solution to be rolled out across financial institutions in East and West Africa.
1:40

Cape Town hosts global tech start-ups at Innovation Summit

At the event, start-ups will pitch to investors in a match-and-invest platform, and learn from industry leaders through masterclasses and workshops.
3:30

African countries urged to ratify Malabo convention

Cyber crime is a barrier to Africa’s thriving digital economy, according to economists, technology professionals.