Cameroon’s Buyam bags $10,000 pre-seed funding

The start-up intends grow its presence in the Central African Economic and Monetary Community and Francophone Africa.
Amindeh Blaise Atabong
11 May

Turning an e-commerce fling into a long-term relationship with personalised print

Brands must captivate the customer’s sustained interest and turn a single interaction into a meaningful relationship, says Tunca Rodoplu, senior marketing manager, B2B at Canon.

Arch, e-commerce partner to Ultra Liquors

As a partner of Arch Retail Solutions, Ultra Liquors uses the suite of Arch solutions in its online business.
Apr 24, 2023

Kenya’s Naivas hit by ransomware attack

The country’s largest e-tailer has revealed it has been the victim of a cyber-attack.
Apr 14, 2023

Cameroon launches platform to promote locally made products

The platform facilitates procurement of ‘Made in Cameroon’ products as well as helping buyers and sellers identify duty-registered ecommerce platforms in the country.
Apr 20, 2018

Egypt plans to double size of e-commerce industry by 2020

Government's new strategy crafted in partnership with private sector partners has identified untapped potential.
Jan 10, 2017

MobileData sees brighter future for e-commerce in 2017

Chris Daffy anticipates a digital wave spearheaded by smart payment systems and blockchain technology aligned with the growth in social networking and mobility in 2017.
Apr 25, 2016

Africa urges support for improved regulation of e-commerce

Call made by continent for unified approach to legislation to better protect data and capitalise on e-commerce opportunities.
Mar 24, 2016

Nigeria flexes e-commercial muscle

Research into current status of West African country's e-commerce ecosystem confirms growth in opportunity, impact of internet and connectivity.
Mar 8, 2016

Riding the wave of West Africa's digital economy with business management software

West African enterprises need to invest in the right business management solutions.
Feb 16, 2016

Jumia, MTN lay down business challenge

Companies launch Pan-African business competition, the MTN Entrepreneurship Challenge.
Feb 12, 2016

Nigeria, others lag behind in e-commerce legislation

Industry expert confirms volume of e-transactions in Nigeria has risen by 43.4% as of December 2015.