Maroc Telecom now holds 61% stake in Burkina Faso's Onatel

Stakes just
got higher

Maroc Telecom invests in
Burkina Faso's Onatel.

Wednesday, Apr 25th

New CEO to drive Atlas Mara digital banking across Africa

New CEO to drive Atlas Mara digital banking across Africa

Study shows that bank-telco and bank-FinTech partnership models are expected to grow as more financial institutions invest in digital transformation.

Konga Yudala merge opens up Nigeria's e-commerce space

Konga Yudala merge opens up Nigeria's e-commerce space

Companies look to dominate local retail with on-and offline service channels.

M-Pesa, PayPal, TransferTo collaborate to boost Kenya's e-commerce market

M-Pesa, PayPal, TransferTo collaborate to boost Kenya's e-commerce market

Consumers, merchants expected to benefit directly from the industry alliance.

Egypt plans to double size of e-commerce industry by 2020.

Egypt plans to double size of e-commerce industry by 2020


Government's new strategy crafted in partnership with private sector partners has identified untapped potential.

Data costs holding back full adoption of banking apps

Data costs holding back full adoption of banking apps

Barclays Africa exec anticipates an uptake when data costs are reduced and the general perception of high data costs on the continent is addressed.

Uber GM confident in fairness of income made by African drivers

Uber GM confident in fairness of income made by African drivers

Ride-hailing company says its new Greenlight Hubs in 13 cities across the continent will readily address any concerns about pay.

'Kenya's digital payment system is too fragmented'

'Kenya's digital payment system is too fragmented'

Operators, tech vendors and retailers urged to cooperate to improve user experience.

Jumia losses grow in spite of sales increase

Jumia losses grow in spite of sales increase

Jumia saw losses increase by 107.9% to hit EUR39.4 million.

Africa well positioned to exploit ecommerce growth

Africa well positioned to exploit ecommerce growth

DHL VP urges more businesses on the continent to embrace the disruptive technology.

MyBucks S.A., NAGA Group partner to offer crypto wallet service

MyBucks S.A., NAGA Group partner to offer crypto wallet service

Partners look to secure higher share of Sub-Saharan Africa's remittance market within the next 2 – 3 years.

Mobile money still rides on cash in African markets

Mobile money still rides on cash in African markets

Research by McKinsey & Company advocates partnerships with banks, internet companies to eventually 'weed out' the cash component.