Vincent Matinde

Africa’s software development skills remain in short supply

East African country to roll out coding curriculum after deal concluded with Kodris Africa.
Vincent Matinde

Africa’s Fintech space jam-packed but there’s room for more

CTO of Nigeria-based payment platform Nomba offers his perspective.

Former Facebook moderator takes legal action against Meta

Daniel Motaung details his position during Real Facebook Oversight Board webinar.
10 May

Why African SMEs aren’t buying into digital banking services

Research by African Banker magazine and banking platform Backbase cites cost, complicated onboarding processes and a lack of required skills.
3 May

‘Datacentres become power producers’

One-to-one with Africa Data Centre’s Dan Kwach

Nigeria’s OnePort365 raises US$5m seed round

Logistics companies raised a little under US$400-million last year, according to market research.

2022 could be a bumper year for investment in Africa

Research shows that Africa continues to attract investment, with over 170 deals done in Q1 2022.
Apr 22, 2022

Time for Africa's banks and Fintech operators to unite say experts

By partnering with Fintech start-ups and technology partners can accelerate banks’ digital success.

Kenya launches ten-year ICT Masterplan to capitalise on innovation

Cabinet Secretary for Youth, Innovation and ICT, Joe Mucheru launches blueprint to bolster tech innovation, skills development and industry growth.

SIM registration storm brewing in Kenya

The CA plans to switch off unregistered SIM cards by 15 April 2022.
Apr 11, 2022

Kenya confirms merchant interoperability across mobile money networks

Country’s Central Bank says it is progressing with efforts to achieve full interoperability by 2025.
Apr 8, 2022

Social media, mobile payments are prerequisites for Gen Z shoppers

Rating and review sites stated as a key factor in spending decisions.