The feature will work like a spam filter and help users focus on important messages Truecaller, the world's most trusted and accurate Caller ID and telephone search engine, is rolling out a new feature to further augment the user experience. The new feature Smart...
Digital payments pose the most significant opportunity to bringing fundamental transformation for African economies at large Cellulant, a leading Pan-African payments company,  unveils its new brand identity and affirms its commitment to partner with global, regional and local businesses to accelerate Payments’...
A quick snapshot of banking and payment trends in Africa offers encouraging news for banks on the continent and opportunities for growth Across Africa, all banking and payment channels are showing positive growth – from ATM usage through to mobile wallets. The...
The world is undergoing an energy revolution. Renewable power sources are gaining popularity as the fossil fuel industry faces a downward spiral. With dwindling oil reserves and global warming, it's time to invest in electric cars! In this post, we will discuss the top 7 reasons to...
When sports betting first arrived in Kenya, Kenyan punters wagered in betting shops around Nairobi, Mombasa and other big cities. Many Kenyan bettors could be seen carrying paper betting slips all over the place, and religiously ticking their games as the matches happen.
How to grow your business is a challenge many business owners face when trying to take their business to the next level. Forming a strategic partnership with another company is a secret ingredient that can have tremendous benefits. Aisha Pandor, CEO of SweepSouth shares key insights into...
NCBA Bank took on an ambitious project with Huawei through its partner, MuRong Technology, which would see it build a next generation core banking system“We have a view or a mission to be Africa's most valued digital platform for financial services which then means we are...
Before they founded Airbnb during the global economic recession of 2008, Brian Chesky and Joe Gebbia were broke and struggling to pay their rent in San Francisco, northern California. They opted to rent out air mattresses in their apartment to attendees of a conference because all the hotels were...
Soliyana Gizaw Hunde, ten year-old coder and recent winner of the inaugural AfriCANCode Challenge Much has been written about the importance of advancing digital literacy on the African continent, especially among its younger citizens. With more than half of the world’s under-25s...
According to a recent Mastercard study, 58% of consumers are more mindful of their impact on the environment, with 85% willing to take personal action this year.   Today, Mastercard makes this promise easier to realize with a new badge to identify cards made...