Cameroon’s govt vows support for Silicon Mountain techies
Minister of Posts and Telecommunications announces planned digital innovation centre, the roll out of one-year of free internet connectivity.Amindeh Blaise Atabong
Gender gap in mobile internet is shrinking, despite COVID-19
South Asia led the global trend, while the gap in mobile ownership persists, according to GSMA Mobile Gender Gap report.
Latest Fintech alliance targets 100m mobile wallets
MFS Africa and Global Technology Partners have entered into an agreement to deepen financial penetration across Africa.
MTN SA strikes US$2m deal with IFC to build MoMo agent network
Partners are looking to recruit 10 000 agents this year.
Surge in remittances as Africa’s battle with COVID-19 continues
There are now more digital channels offering remittance delivery straight into bank and mobile wallet accounts.
Africa’s mobile ecosystem on high alert as fraud escalates
Evina among several high-tech cyber security service providers to affiliate with GSMA and up the level of support to beleaguered mobile network operators.
MFS Africa scales up to 320 million mobile money wallets
Pan-African Fintech firm confirms reach of over 60% of all mobile wallets in Sub-Saharan Africa.
How the digitisation of remittances can support Africa’s economic recovery
As with any digitisation journey, there are formidable challenges for the formal remittances sector in African markets says Andy Jury, CEO, Mukuru.
Compelling relevant content can address internet usage gap – GSMA
Akinwale Goodluck, Head of Africa, GSMA, delves into issues on the sidelines of GSMA Thrive Africa 2020.