Tigo upgrades Self-Care app

Tigo upgrades Self-Care app

With its commitment to forefront technology and develop solutions to serve customers better, Tigo Ghana has upgraded its channels to provide customers with easy access to all of their communication needs on-the-go. Read More

Fundamo founder joins Nomanini’s advisory boardFundamo founder joins Nomanini’s advisory board Fundamo founder Hannes Van Rensburg, generally considered the father of mobile payments, has joined the advisory ...
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Thursday 17 Sep

Safaricom aims for 30% more Lipa Na M-PESA transactions

Safaricom has announced that it plans to increase usage of Lipa Na M-PESA by 30% throughout the financial year, as it steps up its plans to grow cashless transaction space.»
Thursday 17 Sep

MTN launches e-Health service in Cameroon

A new MTN mobile health platform authorised by Cameroon’s Ministry of Public Health and exploited in partnership with the Cameroon National Medical Council is expected to improve access to health services in Cameroon.»
Tuesday 15 Sep

KCB signs deal with GoSwiff to embed its Cashlite agenda

KCB in conjunction with GoSwiff - a global mobile commerce and marketing solutions provider- have unveiled a strategic deal to offer a new mobile payment facility targeting Kenyan merchants.»
Friday 11 Sep

Orange Money launches mobile crowdfunding

Orange is launching Africa's first mobile crowdfunding platform in Côte d'Ivoire: Orange Collecte.»
Friday 11 Sep

MTN zero-rates FrontRow data usage

MTN subscribers are in for an entertainment treat following the announcement by MTN that it has zero rated the data usage for streaming content on FrontRow.»
Wednesday 9 Sep

TV & Media Report 2015: 35 percent of all TV, video watched on-demand

A new Ericsson ConsumerLab report shows video on-demand replacing TV, with younger consumers watching TV and video mostly on mobile devices.»
Tuesday 8 Sep

Orange postpaid customers to pay bills online

Orange Telkom Kenya post paid subscribers are now able to pay their monthly bills online.»
Monday 7 Sep

Safaricom opens M-PESA platform to developers

Safaricom has opened up its M-PESA platform to allow local and international developers to come up with next-generation applications that will work with the most preferred mobile money solution.»
Wednesday 2 Sep

TransUnion launches Nipashe credit checking solution for Kenya

TransUnion has launched an innovative new SMS short code solution that enables consumers in Kenya to easily access their credit information. »
Tuesday 1 Sep

Orange Money Botswana tops 300,000 subscribers

Orange Money Botswana has announced that its customer numbers have reached the 300, 000 mark.»
Monday 31 Aug

Airtel, Wari expand financial inclusion in Nigeria

Airtel Nigeria has collaborated with payment solution provider Wari, to provide an innovative payment platform for Nigerians.»
Friday 28 Aug

Glo Xchange agents roll out operations on mobile money

Globacom has announced its readiness to roll out the first set of market-ready agents for its mobile money service, Glo Xchange.»
Thursday 27 Aug

BotswanaPost releases app for electricity purchasing

BotswanaPost has officially released a smartphone app allows users to users to purchase prepaid electricity using mobile phones.»
Wednesday 19 Aug

GeoPoll, Kantar Media Unveil Kantar-GeoPoll Media Measurement in Africa

GeoPoll’s mobile platform and media measurement service is to be combined with Kantar Media’s experience in audience measurement methodology.»
Tuesday 18 Aug

Study: online gambling goes mainstream

New data from Juniper Research has found that more than 1 in 10 adults worldwide will engage in some form of mobile or online gambling by 2019.»
Monday 17 Aug

Is Kenya ready for social commerce?

With 99% of Kenyans accessing the internet through smartphones, many factors still hamper the growth of social commerce, says Jumia’s Communications Manager.»


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Innovative designer takes e-waste to another levelInnovative designer takes e-waste to another level

Gladys Muyenzelwa is a Gaborone based artist and designer who has an eye for ethnic and contemporary design. But unlike other designers, Muyenzelwa has found a way of using e-waste to make her creations. 


High tech homes: Just press playHigh tech homes: Just press play

High tech, digital homes where everything is automated and connected aren’t the stuff of science fiction any longer, says BNC Technology.


Luba Freeport streamlines its sea of paper with Sage X3

Luba Freeport has implemented the Finance and Distribution modules of the Sage X3 business management solution to automate its business processes across finance and operations.