Absa, Tigo and JUMO unite to accelerate financial inclusion in Tanzania

Companies announce the launch of short-term credit product Tigo Nivushe.
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Sep 2, 2021

Absa hunts for digital collaborators across Africa

The bank wants to grow its digital partnerships ecosystem across the continent, after roping in HYBR and SystemicLogic to identify potential partners.
Feb 2, 2021

Teraco gets R2.5bn loan funding for data centre construction

The data centre solutions provider signs a multibillion-rand loan funding deal, which it says will play a crucial role in data centre construction and job-creation.
Aug 4, 2020

Absa ARO Completes Fully Virtual Implementation as It Moves to Fiserv for Card Management and Processing Across Nine African Nations

Fiserv announced that Absa Regional Operations has moved to Fiserv to support credit card management and processing in nine African nations.
Mar 19, 2020

Coronavirus hits Zambia’s banking services

Customers advised to avoid visiting branches and rather use mobile money platforms, digital payment services.

Teraco to invest R1bn in expansion of Data Centre Campus

In its largest infrastructure build project to date, Africa's only neutral data centre provider Teraco has announced that it will be expanding the Teraco Isando Campus (JB1).
Jun 13, 2019

Call for economic efficiency in mobile network investment in South Africa

Not much has been said about capital investment efficiency in telco network investment, or the lack thereof says Premeshin Naidoo, Managing Principal: Telecommunications, Media & Technology, Absa.
Apr 17, 2019

Absa moves IT platforms for Africa ops

Bank migrates its data platforms and IT systems from UK to SA.
Apr 16, 2019

Absa includes Western Union on its app

Bank describes move as "a banking first" for South Africa.
Apr 15, 2019

Cost-cutting key to financial inclusion in Africa

In order for banks across Africa to boost financial inclusion, they need to cut costs, says Absa CTO Andy Baker.
Aug 3, 2018

African banks eager to WhatsApp with clients

SaaS solutions provider Clickatell expands on partnerships forged with several financial institutions.
Mar 15, 2017

Teraco secures R1.2 bn from Absa for further investment

Money is earmarked for further data centre infrastructure investment in South Africa.