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Safaricom launches voice activated M-Pesa transaction

Safaricom launches voice activated M-Pesa transaction

Telco says latest development designed to assist visually impaired.

Kenya, Nigeria FinTech firms feature on global top 100 list

Kenya, Nigeria FinTech firms feature on global top 100 list

KPMG in collaboration with H2 Ventures releases report featuring Flutterwave, Riby and GrassRoots Bima.

Blockchain tops Dimension Data's list of 2018 IT trends

Blockchain tops Dimension Data's list of 2018 IT trends

Tech firm says Blockchain has an immense potential to disrupt and transform the world of money, business, and society.

Africa is ripe for FinTech takeover

Africa is ripe for FinTech takeover

Continent is attracting attention as a viable, lucrative market for digital financial solutions and rollout say industry experts.

Zimbabwe's financial market closes ranks to absorb international monetary pressure

Zimbabwe's financial market closes ranks to absorb international monetary pressure

Banks, mobile money implement restrictions and drive increase in adoption of virtual wallets and bank cards.

Zapper, FlySafair partner to simplify flight payments

Zapper, FlySafair partner to simplify flight payments

Partnership paves the way for ew payment option for customers.

Zimbabwe's NetOne plans 'M-Pesa of Southern Africa'

Zimbabwe's NetOne plans 'M-Pesa of Southern Africa'

State-owned MNO announces intention to launch OneMoney mobile money service.

African fintech company JUMO raises US$24m for expansion

African fintech company JUMO raises US$24m for expansion

Facility arranged by Gemcorp Capital with Finnish development finance company Finnfund contributing US$6 million.

Mobile app, card payments switched off in Zimbabwe

Mobile app, card payments switched off in Zimbabwe

Pressure on operators mounts amid ongoing foreign currency shortages.

DPO to expand across Africa after US$5m Apis investment

DPO to expand across Africa after US$5m Apis investment

Second investment will be used to fuel organic growth across the continent.

Nairobi-based fintech company Lendable raises US$6.5m funding

Nairobi-based fintech company Lendable raises US$6.5m funding

New round of funding will be used to expand services to Tanzania, Rwanda and at least one other market, while expanding its line of products.