Ghana's regulator at crossroads over 4G spectrum

At a regulatory
crossroads

Ghana contemplates
4G spectrum.

Tuesday, Nov 20th

SA start-up pilots e-learning platform for government, TVET colleges

SA start-up pilots e-learning platform for government, TVET colleges

The Student Hub hopes to reduce the cost of education, make education accessible to the masses and increase student success rates.

Egypt picked for new global digital financial inclusion initiative

Egypt picked for new global digital financial inclusion initiative

World Bank and ITU led programme aims to improve access to financial services for 44 million Egyptians within three years.

Bitcoin or nothing for Shopnow.ng

Bitcoin or nothing for Shopnow.ng

The first online store in Africa to accept Bitcoin as the only means of payment is launching in Nigeria.

Kenya Railways tests online ticketing solution

Kenya Railways tests online ticketing solution

The public currently pay through a 'lengthy and user-unfriendly' method via physical cash or M-Pesa.

10 African start-ups positioning to become unicorns

10 African start-ups positioning to become unicorns

With sufficient innovation and investment, experts believe start-ups have the potential to create new jobs, drive economic growth and bring new competitive dynamics.

Kenyan start-up reaches 10 000 customers in four months

Kenyan start-up reaches 10 000 customers in four months

 

MYDAWA was launched in Nairobi in March this year with the aim of revolutionising the pharmaceutical sector.

Significant increase in card payments in Africa

Significant increase in card payments in Africa

Direct Pay Online CEO expands on value of mVisa alliance for the broader market.

Microsoft brushes off Paint

Microsoft brushes off Paint

Microsoft Paint will no longer be included in Windows 10.

Mobile banking nears US$800m mark in Zimbabwe

Mobile banking nears US$800m mark in Zimbabwe

Analysts point to country's continued cash shortage, as well as the growth and convenience of mobile platforms as key reasons.

Mastercard, Western Union mobilise digital tech for refugee camp

Mastercard, Western Union mobilise digital tech for refugee camp

The Kakuma refugee community will receive cards, digital vouchers and mobile money services.

Direct Pay Online continues African expansion with latest acquisition

Direct Pay Online continues African expansion with latest acquisition

PayThru South Africa deal strengthens company's value proposition.