Chad cuts telecoms excise duty to bolster internet

Chad's plan to
grow internet

Country cuts telecoms excise duty.

Friday, Jan 17th

Nigeria: government revises e-payment pricing policy

Nigeria: government revises e-payment pricing policy

FinTech regulator announces revision will come into effect from May 2017.

The Bitcoin conundrum facing Nigeria

The Bitcoin conundrum facing Nigeria

Spike in cryptocurrency could heighten need for regulation in West African country.

Nigeria next to filter P2P schemes.

Nigeria next to filter P2P schemes

Absence of regulatory framework and consumer protection mechanisms is concerning and raises the risk factor say industry experts.

Bitx reports Bitcoin price of $1,251.18 in Nigeria

Bitx reports Bitcoin price of US$1,251.18 in Nigeria

West African country looks poised to take advantage of US$21 billion market.

WorldRemit commends Nigeria's turnaround on remittance.

WorldRemit commends Nigeria's turnaround on remittance

Company, along with ten other international money transfer operators, now approved.

Jumia reveals plan for Black Friday 2016.

Jumia reveals plan for Black Friday 2016

Online retailer has announced the date and categories for the 2016 Black Friday sales event.

'Time for nationwide cash limitation policies in Nigeria'.

'Time for nationwide cash limitation policies in Nigeria'

CEO of Electronic Payment Providers Association of Nigeria (EPPAN) urges move to better regulate industry.

Konga launches warehousing infrastructure project across Nigeria.

Konga launches warehousing infrastructure project across Nigeria

E-commerce platform introduces 'Fulfilled by Konga'.

Nigeria's OgaVenue wants in on US$20-billion industry.

Nigeria's OgaVenue wants in on US$20-billion industry

Online platform raises US$45k in funding from Spark and Hotels.ng.

Uber Nigeria, FirstBank partner on used-vehicle loan offering.

Uber Nigeria, FirstBank partner on used-vehicle loan offering

International e-hailing taxi service to make used-vehicle loans available to qualifying driver partners.

Nigeria's money transfer market hits turbulence.

Nigeria's money transfer market hits turbulence

Central Bank's temporary suspension of international MTOs adds pressure.