GTBank unveils Nigeria’s first virtual MasterCard

GTBank unveils Nigeria’s first virtual MasterCard

Guaranty Trust Bank plc has reaffirmed its position as a leading provider of e-payment gateway solutions with the recent launch of its Virtual Prepaid MasterCard.  Read More

GIBA in partnership with GeoPoll, Kantar MediaGIBA in partnership with GeoPoll, Kantar Media The Ghana Independent Broadcasters Association has announced that it has partnered with mobile surveying company GeoPoll ...
Safaricom, MTN Rwanda partner on mobile money transfersSafaricom, MTN Rwanda partner on mobile money transfers In a move aimed at deepening financial inclusion and boosting regional trade, Safaricom has partnered with ...
Ato Afful TXTGhana restructures business portfolio TXTGhana has announced the reorganisation of its operations under the TXTGroup umbrella so as to better ...


Tuesday 24 Nov

Ukulima application wins Orange Developer challenge

An agricultural solution, Ukulima, has emerged the top project out of 300 submitted to the Orange Developer Challenge.»
Tuesday 24 Nov

SIKA Mobile Money Transfer app soon in Ghana

Ghanaians will soon enjoy a low cost local and global money transfer service, directly from their mobile phones.»
Friday 20 Nov

Airtel Africa platform to support music artists across Africa

Airtel Africa has partnered with customer engagement software provider IMImobile to launch the new Airtel Artist Management System.»
Tuesday 17 Nov

Yes Mobile partners AXAMansard on free phone, computer insurance

Yes Mobile, a Nigerian mobile phone retailer, has partnered AXAMansard Insurance Plc to offer insurance on all phones and computers bought from any of its outlets.»
Monday 16 Nov

Tigo expands digital customer care channels with AskTigo Skype Care

Tigo Ghana has rolled out yet another digital channel of communication for its customers, called AskTigo Skype Care.»
Monday 16 Nov

Winners emerge in Etisalat Prize for Innovation Competition

Etisalat has unveiled the winners of the 2015 Etisalat Prize for Innovation competition in both the innovative product and idea categories.»
Monday 16 Nov

Vodacom, Tracker SA unveil fleet solution in Nigeria

Vodacom Business Nigeria and Tracker South Africa have unveiled their Fleet Management solution in Nigeria. »
Wednesday 11 Nov

New KCC partners with Safaricom to streamline transactions

Leading dairy processor New KCC has partnered with Safaricom to roll out a Kshs. 55.7 million cashless solution, to enhance business efficiency and address risks associated with cash handling. »
Wednesday 11 Nov

Ovum sees telcos becoming established pay-TV players

Operations owned or controlled by telcos accounted for 177 million retail pay-TV customer connections globally during 2015 says global analyst firm Ovum.»
Thursday 5 Nov

Safaricom Spark Fund invests in Sendy

Delivery service Sendy has become the first start-up to benefit from the venture fund, which was launched by Safaricom in November last year. »
Thursday 5 Nov

Motswana in contention for Orange African Social Venture Prize 2015

Botswana’s Thabiso Mashaba’s ‘These Hands Social Enterprise’ Project has been shortlisted in the top 11 of  Orange African Social Venture Prize 2015 projects. »
Wednesday 4 Nov

Innovative payment solutions a hot topic in SSA: study

The first shopping and retail social listening study, released by MasterCard, reveals consumer trends in three sub-Saharan African markets.»
Tuesday 3 Nov

Tigo Rwanda launches end of year Mega Cash promo

Tigo Rwanda has announced the launch of its Mega Cash SMS-based promotion Tigo Bonane set to make one millionaire every day. »
Monday 2 Nov

Co-op Bank partners with SimbaPay for Diaspora remittances

The Co-operative Bank of Kenya has partnered with SimbaPay, a digital money transfer provider, to offer international money transfer services to the bank’s customers in the Diaspora.»
Saturday 31 Oct

Chase Bank, Safaricom launch mobile solution for business

Chase Bank Kenya has partnered with Safaricom to launch a service that will boost the efficiency of businesses, by aggregating all their banking services and making them accessible through a mobile phone.»
Thursday 29 Oct

Nomanini raises funding from impact investment firm Goodwell

South African-based enterprise payments platform provider Nomanini has raised an undisclosed round of funding from impact investment firm Goodwell Investments.»


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eCommerce in Africa urged to take advantage of mobile eCommerce in Africa urged to take advantage of mobile

The Executive Chairman of Alltel has urged operators of eCommerce in Ghana and Africa as a whole to take advantage of the current trend for Africans to trade online via their mobile handsets. 


Nigeria needs $25b investment in broadband, says WoodNigeria needs $25b investment in broadband, says Wood

Telecoms executive Adrian Wood speaks to Kokumo Goodie about investment potential in Nigeria.