VoLTE still a hard sale in Africa

VoLTE's mixed
reception  

Echo Mobile executive
offers perspective.

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Friday, Apr 19th

Kenya: Concern grows over mobile money user information

Kenya: Concern grows over mobile money user information

Industry analysts urge a review of current customer registration methodology.

Demand for Blockchain-based services will increase in Africa

Demand for Blockchain-based services will increase in Africa

Head of Mauritian startup believes technology is a boon for private and public sectors across the continent.

'Silicon Valley-style' investment leads to missed opportunities in East Africa

'Silicon Valley-style' investment leads to missed opportunities in East Africa

 

Village Capital report finds investment is concentrated in just a few companies, investors consider DFS companies to be risky.

Kenya's M-Akiba retail bond widens reach

Kenya's M-Akiba retail bond widens reach

Newly signed MoU with PesaLink adds third money transfer service for facilitating trade of the retail bond.

Africa's startup scene ripe for investment by corporates

Africa's startup scene ripe for investment by corporates

Industry analysts say corporates can benefit from tapping into disruptive technology developed by African startups.

Safaricom to conduct major M-Pesa platform upgrade

Safaricom to conduct major M-Pesa platform upgrade

Telco announces upgrade, confirms some services are scheduled to be withdrawn.

MTN Zambia adopts aggressive approach to mobile money service

MTN Zambia adopts aggressive approach to mobile money service

Mobile network operator implements incentives to up the number of subscribers.

Malawi likes mobile money

Malawi likes mobile money

Latest report from Reserve Bank confirms a rise in uptake and use of mobile money services.

Youtap, MatchMove unite to support Africa's mobile money customers

Youtap, MatchMove unite to support Africa's mobile money customers

Partnership in response to the growing demand for Mastercard companion cards connected with mobile money accounts.

CQS acquisition moves to final phase in July

CQS acquisition moves to final phase in July

Company's name to be replaced by CaseWare Africa.

Orange targets Africa's startups with 50m Euro investment initiative

Orange targets Africa's startups with 50m Euro investment initiative

Telco announces Orange Digital Ventures Africa.