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MTN-backed Jumia eyes Africa's start-up debut on NYSE

MTN-backed Jumia eyes Africa's start-up debut on NYSE

After becoming the first African start-up unicorn in 2016, achieving a $1 billion valuation, Nigeria-based Jumia has set its sights on listing in New York.

Safaricom partners with AliExpress on mobile payments

Safaricom partners with AliExpress on mobile payments

Alliance expected to enhance trade between Kenya and Asia.

Standard Chartered launches second wave of digital-only retail banks

Standard Chartered launches second wave of digital-only retail banks

Finance institution targets four African markets in first quarter of 2019.

Top tips for African start-up success

Top tips for African start-up success

From pivoting to meet customer needs, to being open to sharing ideas, these were the tips covered during a panel discussion at Africa Tech Week.

African tech start-ups get nod for aerospace accelerator

African tech start-ups get nod for aerospace accelerator

Airbus Bizlab Africa4Future selects 10 African finalists to participate in its six-month skills development programme.

Universal Postal Union pushes African post offices to go digital

Universal Postal Union pushes African post offices to go digital

Organisation launches initiative to establish e-commerce fulfilment centres.

Is Africa heading for crypto revolution?

Is Africa heading for crypto revolution?

Industry insiders say yes, pointing to the introduction of crypto-tokens and advent of block-chain related projects.

Zimbabwe money transfer agencies hard hit by forex shortages

Zimbabwe money transfer agencies hard hit by forex shortages

Western Union forced to temporarily suspend remittance services.

SA FinTech JUMO pushes up funding to US$103-million

SA FinTech JUMO pushes up funding to US$103-million

Latest funding round will be used to expand business across Africa, Asia.

Tech heavyweights join Clickatell

Tech heavyweights join Clickatell

Michael Jordaan, Willem van Biljon and Ryno Blignaut confirmed as latest additions to the company's board.

SA's AMA.ZING calls it quits on Zimbabwe

SA's AMA.ZING calls it quits on Zimbabwe

Citing unsustainable operating conditions, AMA.ZING has announced its decision to withdraw from Zimbabwe.