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

CTO of Nigeria-based payment platform Nomba offers his perspective.
Vincent Matinde
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Local Zones key to AWS’ Africa growth strategy

Amazon Web Services said it is committed to the Africa market and recently launched a Local Zone in Kenya, one of 32 to be launched in 26 countries beginning this year.

Former Facebook moderator takes legal action against Meta

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

PEACE Cable, Liquid unite to bolster network capacity

Additional capacity will help increase the proliferation of faster and more affordable internet, cloud and cyber security services, companies claim.

Eden Life chases beauty opportunity with Kenyan acquisition

Africa’s first home concierge platform expands service offering to include beauty services with strategic acquisition in Kenya.
20 Apr

Google scouts for tech talent in Africa to support continent’s first product development centre

Resource forms part of the company’s US$1bn investment in Africa’s digital transformation.

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.
Apr 13, 2022

New channel alliance looks to engage Africa with SD-WAN value proposition

4Voice to bring Adaptiv Networks’ SD-WAN solutions to the marketplace.
Apr 11, 2022

SIM registration storm brewing in Kenya

The CA plans to switch off unregistered SIM cards by 15 April 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.
Apr 7, 2022

Visa opens its first Africa innovation studio in Nairobi

Resource is the first in Sub-Saharan Africa and will provide Visa partners with cutting-edge capabilities to co-create future commerce solutions.