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Airtel Africa, Mastercard's strengthen digital alliance

Airtel Africa, Mastercard strengthen digital alliance

Companies announce partnership to expose a potential 100 million Airtel Africa mobile phone users.

Zimbabwe reverses mobile money functionality freeze

Zimbabwe reverses mobile money functionality freeze

Latest development follows EcoCash's recent legal action against directive.

'Blockchain standards highly fragmented' says Gartner

'Blockchain standards highly fragmented' says Gartner

Market analysis and research firm offers insight at Gartner Symposium 2019.

Zimbabwe curtails mobile wallet functionalities and cash-back

Zimbabwe curtails mobile wallet functionalities and cash-back

Central Bank issues directive to try to curtail high premiums charged by mobile money agents.

Digital lenders urged to share data to curb default rate

Digital lenders urged to share data to curb default rate

Experts delve into issue at Seamless East Africa 2019 summit.

Altron BMS, NCR in ATM recycling deal with Capitec Bank

Altron BMS, NCR in ATM recycling deal with Capitec Bank

Part of an agreement to provide ongoing software and service support.

Malawi Post Corporation to launch mobile money service

Malawi Post Corporation to launch mobile money service

Zaphweka (ZapCash) scheduled for roll out before the end of the year.

Futures digital asset exchange OKEx enters Africa

Futures digital asset exchange OKEx enters Africa

Operation aims to usher in a new era of cryptocurrency adoption.

Cryptocurrencies rally behind CANSA campaign

Cryptocurrency rallies behind CANSA campaign

Safcoin to participate in Pink Friday initiative.

MTN Cameroon refutes mobile money service shutdown rumour

MTN Cameroon refutes mobile money service shutdown rumour

Executives rubbish claims of the imminent termination of the service and say the intention is to actually expand it.

Mobile money in Nigeria a boost for Airtel

Mobile money in Nigeria a boost for Airtel

Company increases overall revenue and average revenue per user.