Jumia links with drone service Zipline to deliver instant logistics

Automated, on-demand and instant logistics service will serve Jumia’s consumers upon launch.
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Aug 11, 2022

Vodafone Ghana’s Telecel deal hangs in the balance

Country’s National Communications Authority puts the breaks on, but denies it is blocking the planned acquisition.
Aug 2, 2022

MTN’s Ghana and Nigeria businesses keep momentum up for operator

Despite challenges like NIM/SIM registration, rising inflation, fuel prices and supply chain issues, MTN continues to leverage strong performance of its African subsidiaries.
Jun 30, 2022

Xend Finance targets 500 000 non-crypto users

Company announces its objective after having officially reached 100 000 users, on the back of expansion into Ghana and Kenya.
Jun 13, 2022

Ghana brightens up economic prospects after securing solar tech deal

West African country pens grant agreement with AfDB, government of Switzerland.
Jun 9, 2022

SA VC firm HAVAÍC buys into Nigeria’s ShopEx with US$400k investment

Cape Town-headquartered venture capital firm HAVAÍC announced the completion of its first investment in the Nigerian omni-channel direct-to-consumer retailer.

Africa Data Centres cements West Africa presence with new Ghana facility

Company announces the construction of a 30MW datacentre facility in Accra, Ghana.
Apr 28, 2022

Ghana: MTN, Vodafone sign national roaming agreement

Partnership to pilot national roaming in the Volta region.

Ghana presses ahead with controversial e-levy on digital transactions

Economists have described the new levy as “highly unpopular”, Nana Akuffo Addo’s government is pushing ahead with the tax, stressing that it will help raise funds for the state.

Unified omni-channel engagement is key for Ghana’s utilities

Customer communication systems are not fully automated, nor adequate enough to forge meaningful engagements with the end user says Olufunmilayo Okubena, Country Manager at Infobip Ghana.
Mar 3, 2022

Bank of Ghana launches tech sandbox to boost Fintech ambitions

Blockchain tech, remittance products, crowdfunding and e-KYC will be given preference.
Mar 1, 2022

MTN to invest US$1-bn in Ghana as data, mobile money grows

Company has also stated intention to interconnect with rival operators for roaming and airtime distribution.
Mar 1, 2022

MTN Ghana has high hopes for Ambition 2025 strategy

Operator has stacked up several targets and objectives to maintain its progress in Ghana’s ICT and telecommunications markets.