Zambia hints at fifth telco operator

A fifth telco
for Zambia?

Enough room says
industry regulator.

ITWeb Africa

Tuesday, Feb 25th

Zimbabwe's banks up investment in online tech platforms.

Zimbabwe's banks up investment in online tech platforms

Southern African country's financial community increase uptake of internet and mobile banking platforms.

GetBucks opens its doors in Botswana.

GetBucks opens its doors in Botswana

Financial tech firm wants to be a household name in Southern African country's finance industry.

Retail banking in emerging markets: game on for competitors.

Retail banking in emerging markets: game on for competitors

Industry experts say banks should partner with telcos to leverage branchless banking and increase competitive advantage.

Nigeria leads as startup investment destination – VC4Africa.

Nigeria leads as startup investment destination – VC4Africa

Report from VC4Africa reflects growth, progress across continent's startup funding scene.

Budget 2015: a glimmer of hope for SMEs.

Budget 2015: a glimmer of hope for SMEs

Accounting software specialist says South Africa's budget 2015 has mixed results for SMEs.

'BTCL shares only for citizens'.

'BTCL shares only for citizens'

Government confirms shares reserved for citizens or 100% citizen owned companies.

A challenging last quarter for Vodacom Group.

A challenging last quarter for Vodacom Group

South African mobile operator's overall Group revenue down by 1.1%.

Standard Bank system scheduled for downtime on Sunday.

Standard Bank system scheduled for downtime on 15 March

Bank has warned customers of upgrades that will affect banking functions.

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Fortinet Reports Strong Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Financial Results

Fortinet, a global leader in high performance cyber security solutions, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2014.

New 'M-shwari-like' service launched in Kenya.

New 'M-shwari-like' service launched in Kenya

Safaricom, KCB hope to emulate M-shwari success wth KCB-MPesa Account.

MasterCard, AfDB join forces for financial inclusion in Africa.

MasterCard, AfDB join forces for financial inclusion in Africa

International financial operators partner to promote financial inclusion across Africa.