Pocket Money targets rejected borrowers with new cyclic lending system in Africa

05-13-2019 | 13:46:00
Pocket Money, a digital lending marketplace targeting borrowers in Africa is pioneering a ‘cyclic’ lending system to provide a breath of fresh air even to potential borrowers who had previously been ‘rejected’ by lenders.

[Kenya] Capital Markets Authority licenses second non-dealing online forex trading broker

05-13-2019 | 11:13:36
The Board of the Capital Markets Authority (CMA) has approved the grant of a license to SCFM Limited to operate as a Non – Dealing Online Foreign Exchange Broker.

Hiperdist partners with Pelco Networks for technology distribution across West and East Africa

05-13-2019 | 08:39:00
Regional value added distributor Hiperdist, headquartered in Dubai, has announced a strategic partnership with Pelco for the West and East Africa regions.

Ringier Digital Marketing grows African presence with new solutions

05-13-2019 | 06:28:42
In a bid to enhance its services to clients, Ringier Digital Marketing, has assembled a team of creative strategists who update their skills and knowledge regularly with up-to-date industry trends.

[Nigeria] MTN revenue up 13.4%, subscribers over 60m in Q1

05-13-2019 | 06:01:00
MTN Nigeria has released its unaudited results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2019, with its subscribers increasing by 2.1 million to 60.3 million.

[Rwanda] Société Pétrolière launches new coffee shops concept to improve customers’ experience

05-10-2019 | 07:02:38
Société Pétrolière opened of a new concept of coffee shops, "Brioche On-The-Go!", in partnership with Brioche a network of Bakeries and Cafés in East Africa, starting with Rwanda.

Kymeta partners with Türksat to roll out land and sea connectivity in Africa, Europe and Middle East

05-10-2019 | 06:56:00
Kymeta has announced a new partnership with Türksat, one of the world’s leading companies providing satellite communications across a wide area extending from Europe to the Middle East and Africa.

Kenyan podcast startup PortableVoices opens its first recording studio in Nairobi

05-10-2019 | 06:48:00
PortableVoices, a Kenyan audio production and podcast startup has opened its first recording studio in Nairobi.

South Africa IT spend to grow faster than the economy in 2019, report

05-10-2019 | 06:42:00
IT spend in South Africa is forecast to increase at a higher pace than the economy in 2019 according to the IT Industry in South Africa 2019 report.

[Kenya] Business and government leaders urged to adopt lead data practices

05-09-2019 | 11:44:37
Lean Data Practice (LDP); which is a framework that individuals should consider when giving their personal data away as well as for corporate and government organizations.

[Kenya] Kasha launches an e-commerce platform for women

05-09-2019 | 10:55:34
Kasha, an East African e-commerce platform for women by women has officially launched today in Nairobi.

[South Africa] Takealot launches nationwide pickup points

05-09-2019 | 10:33:00
South Africa’s leading online retailer has launched over 25 highly anticipated collection facilities across the country.

INTRASOFT to deploy core banking software, internet banking solution for Kenya Police Sacco

05-09-2019 | 08:20:00
INTRASOFT International, recently announced its collaboration with Kenya Police Sacco Limited, to supply “Profits® Sacco Core Banking System and i-Profits® Internet Banking Solution”.

Asoko Insight and Orbitt partner to create Africa's largest digital platform targeting companies and investors

05-09-2019 | 06:10:00
Asoko Insight and Orbitt, Africa's first deal origination and processing platform, have announced a partnership that will establish an expanded digital platform for companies, investors and advisers across the continent.

[South Africa] Ocular Technologies selects Bright Pattern to assist in customer engagement

05-09-2019 | 06:06:00
South Africa’s cloud-based customer engagement provider Ocular Technologies has selected Bright Pattern to assist in providing the most innovative technology to top South African brands across all industries.