Nairobi invests in UC system

Nairobi invests in UC system

County launches Kshs1bn service delivery project.

Wednesday, Dec 13th

Nigeria emerges as e-commerce leader

Nigeria emerges as e-commerce leader

Disrupt Africa report finds less than 30% of African e-commerce start-ups profitable due to lack of funding.

Nigeria emerges as Africa e-commerce leader

Nigeria emerges as Africa e-commerce leader

Disrupt Africa report finds less than 30% of African e-commerce start-ups profitable due to lack of funding.

Africa's bargain hunters ready as Black Friday nears

Africa's bargain hunters ready as Black Friday nears

Expectation is high among the continent's e-commerce markets.

Kenya's DPO makes Setcom its 6th SA payments acquisition

Kenya's DPO makes Setcom its 6th SA payments acquisition

Deal widens the portfolio of available payment solutions.

Zim mobile payments surge to US$11bn as bitcoin emerges stronger

Zim mobile payments surge to US$11bn as Bitcoin emerges stronger

Locals are reportedly turning to bitcoin to bypass international payment hurdles.

Funeral cover can now be bought like airtime

Funeral cover can now be bought like airtime

Insurance company African Unity Life lets small business owners using Spazapp sell funeral cover to customers via cellphones.

 New heights envisaged for .africa

New heights envisaged for .africa

A roadshow through the African continent aims to create awareness of the .africa domain's existence.

Sites buckle under Black Friday pressure

Sites buckle under Black Friday pressure

Several local online retailers have had trouble keeping their sites up and running due to overwhelming volumes of visitors trying to find a deal this Black Friday.

Little time for Google Africa to reminisce

Little time for Google Africa to reminisce

Company reflects on a decade of operation in Africa, but emphasises its progressive role in training people to compete in the digital economy.

 Makro acquires majority stake in Wumdrop

Makro acquires majority stake in Wumdrop

The retailer has bought into the last mile delivery start-up as a way to speed up its delivery times.

Safaricom e-commerce platform set to launch 16 November

Safaricom e-commerce platform set to launch 16 November

CFO says Kenya has huge untapped potential for e-commerce.