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Tuesday, Oct 16th

Innovation keeps ex-African Development Bank chief upbeat.

Innovation keeps ex-African Development Bank chief upbeat

Despite economic hardship across Africa, Prof. Mthuli Ncube is inspired by opportunities for innovation on the continent.

Tigo Tanzania launches nano lending scheme.

Tigo Tanzania launches nano lending scheme

Tigo Nivushe aims to foster financial inclusion for Tigo customers.

SA Budget 2016 - DHA bets on modern systems.

SA Budget 2016 - DHA bets on modern systems

Home affairs will spend R1 billion over the next three financial years to modernise its information systems.

Barclays Zim battles rumour circulating on social media.

Barclays Zim battles rumour circulating on social media

False message posted on WhatsApp claims business will shut down on 22 March.

Nigeria records drop in PoS transaction volumes.

Nigeria records drop in PoS transaction volumes

Forex, limited terminal deployment blamed for drop.

MTN offers R23bn to settle Nigerian fine.

MTN offers R23bn to settle Nigerian fine

The operator reportedly offers to pay over a third of its R60 billion fine in Nigeria via cash instalments, bond purchases and network access.

Zim pushes digital agenda in finance.

Regulators urged to ease up on mobile money tech

Country's Reserve Bank official says measures in place to address the challenge of being a cash-dependent economy.

Digital systems keeping Zim banks relevant.

Digital systems keeping Zim banks relevant

ICT brought into to restore consumer confidence in physical branches.

Botswana Stock Exchange out to woo companies.

Botswana Stock Exchange out to woo companies

Inaugural listings conference in March will be used as strategic platform to engage private companies.

Investors still keen on Econet, despite stock decline.

Investors still keen on Econet, despite stock decline

Company continues to attract interest as market anticipates growth within telecom industry.

Millicom wants more from Africa this year.

Millicom wants more from Africa this year

Telco announces expectation as part of its Q4 and 2015 FY results.