Mobile-money

Somalia could challenge Kenya’s mobile money dominance

World Bank report draws a comparison between the two.
Vincent Matinde
3:00
Apr 17, 2018

Tunisie Telecom launches money transfer service

Telco says its service fits into national project working to encourage greater use of digital technologies.
2:30
Jan 22, 2018

Kenya pilots mobile money interoperability

Central Bank and Communications Authority will need to approve cross-network service before a full launch.
5:20
Jul 18, 2016

Bill Gates lauds African tech start-ups

The billionaire and philanthropist commends African entrepreneurs for creating thousands of businesses and changing lives.
2:00
Jun 30, 2015

Zim mobile money agents rake in profits

EcoCash agents on average make about $700 a month.
1:40
May 8, 2015

Savings groups allowed on mobile money platform

The new service is being launched by Zim telco, Econet Wireless.
1:30
May 7, 2015

Calls for regulators to block MoneyGram acquisition

According to reports Western Union is in talks to buy rival firm, MoneyGram.
1:20
May 1, 2015

WorldRemit appoints new mobile money analyst

Alix Murphy will head up WorldRemit's mobile money operations.
1:50
Jan 8, 2015

Africa’s mobile money platforms 'maturing'

Mobile money scene is expected to help operators entrench their presence in the industry.
1:30
Nov 6, 2014

GSMA launches code of conduct MNOs

Eight MNOs have signed on to endorse a code of conduct for mobile money.
1:20
Nov 6, 2014

Western Union partners Zimbabwe's EcoCash

Zimbabweans in diaspora will be able to use EcoCash for remittances.
1:30
Nov 6, 2014

Sub-Saharan Africa is fastest growing mobile region

GSMA expects mobile subscribers in the region to reach 500 million in 2020.