Ukheshe chases African opportunities with KCB Bank deal
The fintech firm hopes the deal with the Kenyan bank will result in it contributing to economic growth and financial freedom on the continent.Samuel Mungadze
Mastercard study predicts massive Fintech disruption in Africa
The Mastercard Economics Institute says the opportunity for fintech disruption is high in Africa, with digitisation enabling financial inclusion in emerging markets.
Nigeria’s NCC threaten telcos with licence withdrawal over SIM cards
The Nigerian regulator says urgent drastic measures have now become inevitable to improve the integrity and transparency of the SIM registration process.
Ericsson signs key deals to connect Sub-Saharan Africa
The company signs a series of contracts in Kenya, South Africa, Madagascar and Benin, which it says highlights its growing footprint in the region.
MultiChoice picks up R1.3bn stake in Nigeria's BetKing
The company acquires a 20% stake in the Nigerian online sports betting company, with the potential for a further R500 million investment.
Fintech anchors MTN post-COVID-19 recovery in Nigeria
The telco sees a significant increase in subscribers, with the addition of 3.9 million customers in the third quarter, bringing total subscribers to 75 million.
Surveillance drones to be deployed along SA, Zimbabwe border
The SA government will fly surveillance drones along the Beitbridge border post, to address security challenges posed by border-jumpers and smugglers.
New report says measured spectrum allocation key to digital economy
The allocation of spectrum is an opportunity to utilise communications tech for economic development for the country as a whole, says a World Wide Worx study
MTN accepts Ghana high court ruling on dominant market status
The company acknowledges the duty and powers of the regulators to promote fair competition amongst licensed operators.