Nigeria commits $618m for digital skills, job creation

I-DICE will support 451 tech start-ups, 226 creative enterprises and 75 enterprise support organisations, and the benefits to Nigeria’s economy are pegged at $6.4 billion.
Samuel Mungadze
May 19, 2022

OPay partners Mastercard to ‘open up e-commerce to millions’ in Africa

Merchants and consumers from Algeria, Egypt, Ethiopia, Morocco, Nigeria, and South Africa have an alternative payment option.
Sep 2, 2021

OPay an example for Africa’s aspiring unicorns

Company is valued at US$2bn having raised a further US$400m.
Jul 3, 2020

Nigeria’s OPay shuts down e-commerce services to focus on Fintech

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown in the West African country.
Dec 8, 2017

Opera launches OPay in Kenya

Company says web platform is part of its US$100m investment in Africa's digital economy.