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  • 5 African Blockchain Companies.

    5 African Blockchain Companies to watch

    February 21, 2017 • Finance, Lists, Top StoriesComments Off on 5 African Blockchain Companies to watch

    Blockchain is undoubtedly one of the hottest topics in the tech industry. When people think of Blockchain their initial thought lean towards cryptocurrencies and fintech; it is however far more than just a new payment system. Blockchain can potentially...

  • GTP and Mastercard have partnered to introduce prepaid solutions across Africa to meet the needs of various sectors, supporting government’s goals of a cashless continent.

    Mastercard introduces Mastercard Developers

    October 5, 2016 • Finance, Software, Top StoriesComments Off on Mastercard introduces Mastercard Developers

    Mastercard has accelerated the speed of commerce innovations by introducing Mastercard Developers. This single gateway enables Mastercard partners to access a diverse range of Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) across payments, data and security. The...

  • Cellphones

    Zimbabweans can now pay phone bills with telecash

    June 3, 2014 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Zimbabweans can now pay phone bills with telecash

    It is now possible to pay telephone bills with telecash, following an agreement between Telecel Zimbabwe and TelOne, making it possible to avoid queuing to pay phone bills. Telecash subscribers can now pay their phone bills using their mobile phone to make...

  • Nigerian_Naira[1]

    Payment systems contribute to Nigeria’s growth

    May 28, 2014 • Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off on Payment systems contribute to Nigeria’s growth

    With Nigeria having recently eclipsed South Africa as the continent’s biggest economy, it is worth taking a look the nation’s progress from the perspective of a service which is indispensable to the modern way of life – electronic payments. And...

  • Vuyo Mpako, Standard Bank’s Head of Innovation and Channel Design

    Standard Bank launches game-changing payment app

    May 21, 2014 • Online & Social, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Standard Bank launches game-changing payment app

    Standard Bank today announced the launch of their mobile payment app, SnapScan. This is the bank’s first mobile payment offering that allows merchants to receive payments from their customers through a combination of a QR code and a secure PIN number....

  • Nigerian Gov cancels NITEL sale

    June 16, 2011 • Mobile and TelecomsComments (1)

    The Nigerian government has decided to cancel the sale of its state-owned telecommunications company, Nigerian Telecommunications (NITEL). This comes after Omen International Consortium failed to pay a $105 million down payment. A spokesperson for the Bureau...