11-21-2018 | 05:39:00
South African venture capital firm Knife Capital has announced the twelve African startups that will take part in its fourth Grindstone Accelerator programme.
11-20-2018 | 11:19:00
NASCU and Mastercard today announced a landmark agreement to drive financial inclusion by extending formal financial products and services to undeserved members of cooperatives.
11-20-2018 | 10:11:00
Sureswipe has acquired a 50.1% majority stake in the Point of Sale software company Humble Till, a move which will enhance Sureswipe’s offering to small and medium-sized businesses using card payment solutions in-store.
11-20-2018 | 10:10:00
The landing of four fibre-optic international submarine cables in recent years dramatically reduced the cost of phone calls and internet access.
11-20-2018 | 10:08:00
Liquid Telecom collected the Best Network Improvement award at the annual AfricaCom Awards last week, in recognition of the recent completion of its Cape to Cairo network.
11-20-2018 | 06:07:18
The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the Omidyar Network have announced a partnership to establish legal digital identities in Africa.
11-19-2018 | 12:55:00
The World Bank Group has announced L’Afrique Excelle, a six-month business acceleration program designed to support the 20 most promising growth stage technology start-ups operating in Francophone Africa.
11-19-2018 | 10:20:00
Technology company Kirusa has announced a feautre alllowing Africans traveling abroad buy foreign numbers from its InstaVoice ReachMe app.
11-19-2018 | 10:15:00
BlueCloud by HealthCarePoint has established BlueCloud Africa to work with local organizations to improve the healthcare and clinical research ecosystem.
11-19-2018 | 08:30:00
Satellite, and terrestrial network operator Talia Ltd has entered into a partnership arrangement to supply Kymeta™ products across Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.
11-19-2018 | 07:53:00
MTN Group will apply for a mobile banking licence in Nigeria and plans to launch the service there next year.
11-19-2018 | 07:49:00
Moroccans can now use their mobile phones to send or receive money and pay for services.
11-19-2018 | 06:18:00
UNICAF, the largest online higher education platform in Africa, has announced a $28 million Series B financing to meet the growing demand for high-quality university education across the continent.
11-19-2018 | 06:15:00
Huawei Cloud, the cloud-computing services of Huawei, has unveiled a new region in South Africa.
11-16-2018 | 13:05:00
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, TLcom, and the Global Agriculture and Food Security Program (GAFSP) have announced a $10 million investment in Twiga Foods.