Orange launches in Sierra Leone.

Orange launches in Sierra Leone

Telco says it invetsed US$33M in its network.

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MTN Business SA in talks to bring popular App awards to Kenya

MTN Business SA in talks to bring popular App awards to Kenya

This year's awards attracted over 500 entries from South Africa.

Inaugural SA gaming event to help alter negative perceptions

Inaugural SA gaming event to help alter negative perceptions

Industry stakeholders believe gaming is impacted by a negative narrative and events such as this can a help address stereotypes.

Uber riders in Nairobi can now use cards to pay

Uber riders in Nairobi can now use cards to pay

Partnership between Uber and Visa enables an alternative means of payment for customers.

Jumia launches lending programme for vendors

Jumia launches lending programme for vendors

CEO reiterates that those financed will not be 'locked in' and will be free to supply other platforms.

Wafacash, WorldRemit strengthen efforts to tap into potential US34bn market

Wafacash, WorldRemit strengthen efforts to tap into potential US$34bn market

World Bank has stated its projected value of Sub-Saharan Africa's remittance market in 2017.

Machine learning-powered unit trust launched in SA

Machine learning-powered unit trust launched in SA

AI used to better drive stock selection.

Safaricom Spark Fund invests in its sixth start-up

Safaricom Spark Fund invests in its sixth start-up

Startup seen as instrumental in harnessing the power of technology to improve country's agri-business processes.

Zim's Steward Bank goes exclusive with mobile and online banking

Zim's Steward Bank goes exclusive with mobile and online banking

The country's NMB Bank was one of the first to move to exclusive online banking and mobile banking.

MallforAfrica.com broadens partnership with eBay

MallforAfrica.com broadens partnership with eBay

E-commerce companies have announced a closer working relationship to sell African goods to American buyers.

Jumia launches Nigeria's first e-commerce bot

Jumia launches Nigeria's first e-commerce bot

Initiative developed between Facebook and Jumia tech teams.

US accelerators taking African-run start-ups more seriously

US accelerators taking African-run start-ups more seriously

Nigerian co-founder of Kentucky-based MailHaven explains why.