Tawanda Karombo

Big things expected from eNaira in 2022

Fintechs expected offer more support platforms and modalities.
Tawanda Karombo

Zimbabwe launches e-passports

Current passports will cease to be valid as at the end of 2023.
Dec 6, 2021

MTN Uganda upbeat after successful listing

Telco officially complies with law regarding local ownership of telecommunication companies.

Data Protection Act in force in Zimbabwe

Industry regulator Potraz designated Data Protection Authority.
Dec 1, 2021

Econet scores as demand for broadband spikes in Zimbabwe

Data income growth outstrips voice as company leverages broadband demand.

Zimbabwe changes tax regulation on data, smartphones

Government looks to generate more revenue from employees that work from home.
Nov 24, 2021

Nigeria, SA help Africa attract US$8.5bn in FDI

Market research shows telecommunications attracted the second highest number of FDI projects last year, after business services.
Nov 23, 2021

MTN closes Uganda IPO ahead of 6 December listing

High expectations that the IPO would be well subscribed.
Nov 12, 2021

Chipper Cash opens US equities market to Ugandans

Development follows integration with digital trading finance platform DriveWealth.
Nov 11, 2021

Zimbabwe does about-turn on cryptocurrency

Soon after announcing it was consulting on cryptocurrency mechanisms and adoption, the government detailed its decision to go with CBDC.
Nov 10, 2021

MFS raises US$100m to expand Fintech platform

AfricInvest FIVE invests in the digital payments network.