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Telcos in Rwanda seeking cross-network mobile money transfer approval

08-03-2018 | 06:47:00
Telcos in Rwanda are seeking mobile money interoperability approval from the relevant regulator in the country.

Technologies that will have high business impact in Africa in 2 years

08-03-2018 | 06:39:00
The 2018 Gartner, Inc. Hype Cycle for information and communication technology (ICT) in Africa featured five technologies that will have a high business impact within two years.

SAP Skills for Africa kicks off Nigeria programme

08-02-2018 | 14:00:00
SAP Skills for Africa has kicked off its first ever programme in Nigeria at an orientation event held in Lagos.

Small merchants can drive financial inclusion in Africa, Mastercard

08-02-2018 | 10:47:10
Enabling higher levels of financial inclusion across Africa means banks and payments companies must drive solutions allowing small and informal merchants to accept digital payments at lower cost.

[Nigeria] Paylater loan app reaches one million downloads

08-02-2018 | 10:41:09
In Nigeria, a country of nearly 200 million people, 61% of the adult population is un- or underbanked.

Google launches Google Station in Nigeria to provide free Wifi

08-02-2018 | 10:41:00
Google has launched a Google Station to provide high quality, high-speed Wi-Fi hotspots in Nigeria.

mSurvey, Safaricom partner to collect M-Pesa customer feedback

08-02-2018 | 10:00:00
Kenyan Mobile Consumer Feedback Company mSurvey has announced a new partnership with Safaricom’s M-Pesa.

[South Africa] CMC Networks adopts 128 Technology network platform

08-02-2018 | 09:10:44
Network and software company 128 Technology, has announced a commercial deployment of its 128T Session Smart Networking Platform with CMC Networks in South Africa.

Kenya Pipeline Company migrates to new e-procurement platform

08-02-2018 | 06:43:00
The Kenya Pipeline Company (KPC) has completed the migration of its manual procurement to the new Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) platform.

Liquid Telecom delivers first Microsoft ExpressRoute within Africa

08-02-2018 | 06:42:00
Liquid Telecom has delivered the first Microsoft ExpressRoute service peering in Africa – offering customers better performance, tighter security and lower latency.

[Kenya] Pandya Hospital automates operations with Sap Business One

08-01-2018 | 13:07:00
Hospitals across the continent are confronted with challenges brought by technological disruption and increased demands.

KT builds digital system for national identification in Tanzania

08-01-2018 | 06:51:56
South Korea's largest telecommunications company, completed a new digital system for national identification in Tanzania, marking major progress for the company in Africa as KT continues to tap into new business opportunities throughout the continent.

[South Africa] Mastercard, Nedbank partner to launch payment service

08-01-2018 | 06:44:00
Mastercard and Entersekt have collaborated to enable Nedbank’s customers to make QR payments to Masterpass, Pay@, SnapScan, and Zapper merchants and billers through the Nedbank Money app.

AlphaCode incubator seeks financial services entrepreneurs in SA

07-30-2018 | 10:02:00
AlphaCode, an incubation, acceleration and investment vehicle for early-stage financial services businesses powered by Rand Merchant Investment Holdings is looking for businesses or ideas that could change the face of financial services.

Google's free public Wi-Fi initiative expanded to Nigeria

07-30-2018 | 09:53:00
Nigeria, Africa's most populous nation, will be the first on the continent to receive Google's free public Wi-Fi service, the company has announced.