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Posts Tagged ‘e-payment’

  • ESET launches mobile security product for Airtel Nigeria

    Opera integrates web payment platform in Kenya

    December 8, 2017 • East Africa, Finance, Top StoriesComments Off on Opera integrates web payment platform in Kenya

    Opera, the Norwegian developer of Opera Mini, has integrated a new web payment platform in Kenya which directly runs on the Opera Mini browser. This is part of the Opera’s $100 million investment initiative to grow the African digital economy announced...

  • Virgin Money launches online buying platform

    Taxi Moto passenger to pay fares using mobile money platform in Rwanda

    December 1, 2017 • East Africa, Online & Social, Top StoriesComments Off on Taxi Moto passenger to pay fares using mobile money platform in Rwanda

    MTN Rwanda and Yego Moto Company, a new metered service have announced a partnership that will see Taxi moto customers pay their transport fares using mobile money services. The new deal will enable MTN Mobile Money subscribers to deposit money into their...

  • Sheba Valley- Ethiopia’s ‘Silicon Valley’

    July 20, 2017 • East Africa, General, Top StoriesComments Off on Sheba Valley- Ethiopia’s ‘Silicon Valley’

    Today tech sector innovations are popping up not only in California but in emerging markets such as Ethiopia. The US has Silicon Valley, Nigeria has its own Yabacon Valley and Kenya Silicon Savannah. Well, Ethiopia has Sheba Valley as its emerging tech hub....

  • Nigerians fork out N138 billion to 10 banks

    May 22, 2017 • Finance, Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off on Nigerians fork out N138 billion to 10 banks

    According to a report by the Vanguard, Nigerian bank customers paid N138 billion ($437 million) in electronic payment charges to the top 10 banks in the country last year. The fee represents an eye-opening 26% increase on the N109.1 billion paid by...

  • One third of all phishing attacks aimed at stealing money

    April 3, 2014 • SecurityComments Off on One third of all phishing attacks aimed at stealing money

    According to the data collected for Kaspersky Lab’s study Financial cyber threats in 2013, cybercriminals are trying harder than ever to acquire confidential user information and steal money from bank accounts by creating fake sites mimicking financial...