VoLTE still a hard sale in Africa

VoLTE's mixed
reception  

Echo Mobile executive
offers perspective.

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Malawi's mobile financial services space under pressure

Malawi's mobile financial services space under pressure

Increased use of mobile tech has not translated into greater adoption of mobile financial services, according to study.

Kenyan cryptocurrency to list

Kenyan cryptocurrency to list

Tangle-based Aidos Kuneen announces plans for Q1 2019.

Bitcoin for payments a distant dream

Bitcoin for payments a distant dream

The crypto-currency struggles to mature from a speculative asset to a serious alternative to state-issued money.

WorldRemit, Zim's BancABC partner on transfer service

WorldRemit, Zim's BancABC partner on transfer service

Over 3 million expats living abroad who can access mobile money transfer service, says exec.

Kenya's Cellulant partners Facebook for AR-based discovery platform

Kenya's Cellulant partners Facebook for AR-based discovery platform

Kenyan brand Huddah Cosmetics has been selected as the first social commerce merchant on Mula.

Ghana advances on mobile money interoperability

Ghana advances on mobile money interoperability

Second phase launched in Accra, enabling transfer across three platforms.

Safaricom, Western Union partner to form M-Pesa Global

Safaricom, Western Union partner to form M-Pesa Global

Companies believe alliance is a game-changer in money transfer market.

Competition heats up in Malawi's mobile money market

Competition heats up in Malawi's mobile money market

MNOs alert users to new innovations as statistics reveal surge in consumer activity.

Early Bitcoin investors take stock after volatile decade

Early Bitcoin investors take stock after volatile decade

Bitcoin is now 10 years old and has had a wild youth, taking investors on a rollercoaster ride.

Orange, MTN launch new mobile money operability solution

Orange, MTN launch new mobile money operability solution

Mowali enables mobile money exchange between various accounts and issued  issued by any mobile money provider.

Mastercard to set up office in Harare

Mastercard to set up office in Harare

Company eager to tape into financial inclusivity opportunity and says only 42.6% of Sub-Saharan Africa's adult population has access to an account.