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
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.
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.
Jan 27, 2016

Konga's Sim Shagaya steps down

CEO of Nigerian of established e-commerce platform resigns.
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.
Oct 10, 2014

Partnership eases payment, distribution for SA e-tailers

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

Nedbank deploys Gemalto’s e-banking solution

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