Gender inequality and access to smart mobility, Fintech across Africa
Research shows low-end phones and lack of payment interoperability exclude more women than men in terms of access to finance systems.Vincent Matinde
Kenya witnesses worrying escalation in cyber threats
Communications Authority of Kenya confirms 159% increase in latest quarterly report.
Kenya's digital tax comes into effect as online commerce grows
Government is looking to take advantage of growth via Digital Service Tax.
Africa’s digital opportunity in nurturing rise of super apps
Continent could serve as an incubator and leverage digital opportunities associated with the development of these apps.
CcHUB launches investment vehicle for African start-ups
Dubbed ‘The Syndicate’, the objective is to accelerate the growth of early-stage ventures.
Kenya’s controversial ICT Practitioners Bill makes a comeback
Legislation resurfaces in parliament, triggers immediate petition.
Kenya’s govt pushes ahead with contentious NIIMS roll out
Public have raised concern over data privacy and duplication of services.
Africa unveils its first online clinical trials database
Africa Centre for Disease Control and Prevention said platform could not have come at a better time.
Sizeable task awaits Kenya’s first data commissioner
Immaculate Kassait to oversee the implementation of the Data Protection Act.
Kenya: Startup Act welcomed, but funding still a pain-point
Finance expert says promoting domestic patient capital investment will be a major boost to start ups.
M-Pesa takes a hit from zero-rated mobile money payments
Safaricom reports a 14.5% YoY decline in M-Pesa revenue for half-year 2020/21 period.
CARMA targets West Africa amid growth in credit market
Credit data marketplace sets up headquarters in Nigeria following pre-seed investment by Microtraction.