Tawanda Karombo
22 Jul

Ethiopia quick to integrate mobile money and banking platforms

Digital payments now flourishing under the auspices of mobile money connectivity to finance institutions.

Egyptian tech start-ups secure US$46.4m to scale

Taager and MaxAB among those to have confirmed investment.
15 Jul

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.
13 Jul

Investors look to capitalise on Ghana’s datacentre market growth

Africa Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM) positions Onix Accra 1 datacentre to capitalise on market’s growth potential.
9 Jul

Raxio Group to establish Tier III datacentre in Maputo

Company also intends to invest in infrastructure in the Ivory Coast and Tanzania later this year.

MultiChoice refutes claims as it looks to avoid Nigeria crisis

Fallout from a directive issued by the country’s Federal Inland Revenue Service to freeze company’s accounts.
Jun 28, 2021

Africa poised for datacentre growth, but regulation is key

Continent accounts for just 1% of total available global capacity.
Jun 24, 2021

Investors look to capitalise on Africa’s increasingly active mobile telecoms

African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM) latest to announce investment in a new cellphone tower management company focused on West Africa.
Jun 23, 2021

South Africa to trial cross-border cryptocurrency remittances to Ghana under new sandbox

Centbee’s cross-border remittance app, Minit Money, selected to participate.
Jun 22, 2021

Africell appoints Afghan Wireless MD as Angola CEO

US-owned tech firm looks to construct mobile network in the country over the next five years.
Jun 15, 2021

E-health firm sets sights on growing opportunity in Kenya

Helium Health to use US$10m funding in expansion drive to meet increase in demand for services and solutions.

Intelsat latest to join DRC’s internet scramble

Company announces availability of Cell Backhaul platform.