E-commerce

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.
Matshelane Mamabolo
2:00
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.
2:20
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.
5:20
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.
2:30
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.
2:30
Feb 16, 2016

Jumia, MTN lay down business challenge

Companies launch Pan-African business competition, the MTN Entrepreneurship Challenge.
2:40
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.
2:10
Feb 3, 2016

E-commerce as a catalyst for job creation in Kenya

Analysts and operators agree on the need for the country's youth to explore online business opportunities.
1:20
Jan 27, 2016

Konga's Sim Shagaya steps down

CEO of Nigerian of established e-commerce platform resigns.
2:30
Jun 17, 2015

MasterCard, Ecobank to drive electronic payments adoption

The partnership will see the roll out of payment solutions in 32 sub-Saharan African countries.
2:20
Oct 10, 2014

Partnership eases payment, distribution for SA e-tailers

Gateway PayU MEA and e-commerce service Efinity have joined forces.
1:10
Oct 8, 2014

Nedbank deploys Gemalto’s e-banking solution

Users connect a USB key, which launches a “safe zone” to do transactions securely.