Singapore-based Nium looks to secure a slice of Africa’s payment services pie
Fintech company has extended remittance services into four major markets in Africa.
Improved connectivity in Africa depends on public-private partnership success
PPPs would work well for the project and benefits would be felt throughout the economies of the newly connected nations say industry experts.
Why micro networks can revolutionise connectivity in rural Africa
Some people are not being served by the big telcos because they are not considered profitable by the big boys says Micky Watkins, CEO of World Mobile.
Kenya’s electoral body denies system security breach
Body refutes media reports and says its register of voters is housed within a Biometric Voter Registration system.
Africa urgently needs policy to govern infrastructure sharing
Operators emphasise the role this will play in growing internet and supporting 5G deployment.
Ethiopia: Consortium will have to wait one year for mobile money licence
Safaricom CEO details development during media conference.
Safaricom readies to help push consortium agenda in Ethiopia
Company looks to help digitally transform region, confident of a return on investment.
Kenya’s Lami Technologies raises US$1.8m to bolster insuretech adoption
Deloitte report indicates that the future for the sector is embedded in technology implementation.
Kenya’s LipaLater to deploy ML, open banking to secure market share
Fintech firm has carved niche in East Africa’s burgeoning pay-later marketplace.