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MyBucks S.A., NAGA Group partner to offer crypto wallet service

MyBucks S.A., NAGA Group partner to offer crypto wallet service

Partners look to secure higher share of Sub-Saharan Africa's remittance market within the next 2 – 3 years.

Data costs holding back full adoption of banking apps

Data costs holding back full adoption of banking apps

Barclays Africa exec anticipates an uptake when data costs are reduced and the general perception of high data costs on the continent is addressed.

Africa's operators lean towards regional interoperability

Africa's operators lean towards regional interoperability

The most notable mobile money interoperability corridors are prevalent in East and Central Africa as well as between Zimbabwe and South Africa.

Africa well positioned to exploit ecommerce growth

Africa well positioned to exploit ecommerce growth

DHL VP urges more businesses on the continent to embrace the disruptive technology.

OLX Kenya, Nigeria closure to impact market

OLX Kenya, Nigeria closure to impact market

Farmers among those expected to feel the ripple effect.

Mobile money still rides on cash in African markets

Mobile money still rides on cash in African markets

Research by McKinsey & Company advocates partnerships with banks, internet companies to eventually 'weed out' the cash component.

Mondo ride CEO banking on rapid urbanisation in Africa

Mondo Ride CEO banks on rapid urbanisation in Africa

Globally, the ride-hailing market has grown to US$36bn in the last 8 years and is expected to reach US$285bn by 2030.

M-KOPA Solar secures latest funding round

M-KOPA Solar secures latest funding round

Amount undisclosed, but includes a first ever investment from FinDev Canada, which has put in US$10 million.

Standard Bank, UnionPay deal opens up China's ecommerce marketplace to Africa

Standard Bank, UnionPay deal opens up China's e-commerce marketplace to Africa

Bank says digital payment solutions in newly signed agreement will result in savings for African and Chinese customers.

Kenya's Mondo Ride aggressive on Africa expansion

Kenya's Mondo Ride aggressive on Africa expansion

Ride-hailing app looks to enter three more cities before mid-2018.

Mall for Africa app expands to 11 African markets

Mall for Africa app expands to 11 African markets

Statista data indicates Africa's e-commerce market will amount to US$18,8 million this year.