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Metrofile Kenya unveils new cloud services, targets East Africa

The new services, according to the company, would help clients digitally transform while also meeting regulatory standards.
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Microsoft provides new D365 pricing, first time in 5yrs

The pricing changes will be standardised across different currencies, although the cloud pricing for Dynamics 365 Business Central will remain the same.
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Yesterday

MasterCard, Onafriq partner to bring new payments suite to Africa

According to the companies, the partnership will drive growth of digital financial services, including mobile money transactions, and cross-border remittances.
1:10
Yesterday

Software programmers to make full use of AI code assistants

Research firm Gartner says the benefits provided by AI code assistants lead to increased job satisfaction and retention, resulting in reduced turnover costs.
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Malawi exec criticises Africa for falling behind on IXPs

According to Brian Longwe, CEO of Converged Technology Networks, effective Internet traffic interchange between networks is critical for a robust Internet in Africa.
2:50
Yesterday

Mozambique restricts mobile money transfers to combat terrorism

The Central Bank imposed transactional limitations on electronic currency institutions and required them to classify their clients based on risk assessment.
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SA tech exec nominated for Africa women in development award

Joanna Govender is representing South Africa as one of 1700 nominees from 34 African countries for the Donors for Africa Foundation's African Women in Development Awards
1:30
Thursday

New markets lift MTN ’s super app Ayoba to 35m monthly users

Ayoba entered new markets in the fourth quarter of the previous financial year, including Kenya, Egypt, Mali, Tanzania, Burkina Faso, and Botswana.
0:50
Thursday

SA regulator grants licence to crypto firm Luno

This follows the regulator’s declaration of crypto assets as a financial product under the Financial Advisory and Intermediary Services Act of 2002.
1:10
Thursday

Launch Africa Ventures adds Bosso to investment portfolio

The venture capital fund is investing in the prop-tech platform due to its proven track record and the potential for growth to address Africa’s housing shortage.
1:20
Wednesday

Free bank to M-Pesa, Airtel Money transfers for sole traders

I&M Bank in Kenya has made the move as the result of customer feedback and a response to the high cost of living.
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IDEMIA to upgrade Nigerian biometrics system

The World Bank has provided support for Nigeria's biometrics system, which will now be able to hold 250 million records.
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Final call for entries in Global Startup Awards Africa 2024

The awards are aligned to tackling major global and African challenges, with categories such as agri-tech, green-tech, health-tech and fintech.