News

[Kenya] Mastercard commits to equipping 150,000 MSME with Masterpass QR payment solution

02-20-2017 | 15:44:39
Mastercard commits to empowering over 150,000 Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) in Kenya within 2017 by giving them access to Masterpass QR. The mobile driven, Person-to-Merchant payment solution will be introduced through various financial institutions and other partners in the market from February onwards

[Tanzania] Vodacom in new strategy to grow mobile money customer base

02-20-2017 | 15:40:27
Tanzania’s telecommunication company Vodacom is looking at growing retailers numbers in its mobile payment platform as it sets out to use its market influence to lead the charge towards a cashless society.

[South Africa] Comair expresses interest in Air Botswana

02-20-2017 | 15:39:35
South Africa's Comair will be submitting a proposal to the Botswana government concerning its privatization of Air Botswana, according to reports.

Zambian-Russian Intergovernmental Agreement on cooperation in construction of the Center for Nuclear Sciences and Technology

02-20-2017 | 11:36:00
During the recent visit of the Zambian delegation to Moscow, the Government of the Republic of Zambia and the Government of the Russian Federation signed an intergovernmental agreement on cooperation in the construction of the Center for Nuclear Sciences and Technology in Zambia.

MainOne partners Signal Alliance to Deliver Microsoft O365 for Nigerian Businesses

02-20-2017 | 11:30:00
MainOne and Signal Alliance have announced a partnership to provide Microsoft O365 to corporate subscribers in Nigeria with the best in-country professional support.
 
Features

[Column] Bob Koigi: The tough balancing act in buying an existing business

02-17-2017 | 05:40:13
A good friend of mine working in a local bank in a plum marketing position decided to call it quits after the thrill of working in a well polished office signing documents and swinging on expensive chairs all day fizzled.

[Interview] Korede Ologun, Head, Research & Advisory, Helix Securities, Nigeria

02-16-2017 | 11:59:00
Korede Ologun of Helix Securities Limited interviews with Africa Business Communities on past and present economic situation in Nigeria:

44 per cent in Sub-Saharan Africa survey say mobile data speeds will determine their next purchase

02-16-2017 | 11:34:00
Telecoms specialist adviser Analysys Mason has completed its annual series of Connected Consumer surveys analysing mobile customer behaviour in Sub-Saharan Africa

The Kenyan real estate market and the introduction of Real Estate Investment Trusts

02-14-2017 | 15:30:16
The past decade has seen significant growth in most key sectors of the Kenyan economy, thanks to a vibrant private sector and the ever-increasing foreign appetite for investments in Africa.

Africa Business Communities is looking for Partners for our Kenya Platform

02-10-2017 | 18:25:00
In addition to our Africa Business Communities website we will launch several spin-off websites, that can be either country platforms, industry related platforms or a combination of the two.
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