Zimbabwe officials mull over data rollover as costs rise

Data rollover
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Consumers bear brunt
of economic hardship.

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Nairobi-based fintech company Lendable raises US$6.5m funding

Nairobi-based fintech company Lendable raises US$6.5m funding

New round of funding will be used to expand services to Tanzania, Rwanda and at least one other market, while expanding its line of products.

Safaricom launches NFC payment solution for M-Pesa

Safaricom launches NFC payment solution for M-Pesa

1Tap system will connect various devices to payment platform.

Kenya: Visa, JamboPay partner to enable mVisa Payments

Kenya: Visa, JamboPay partner to enable mVisa Payments

The partnership is key to Visa's strategy to expand merchant acceptance for mVisa in Kenya.

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What the future could look like for Safaricom's M-Pesa

Telco says newly upgraded M-Pesa platform will provide capabilities suited for a digital era to be launched over the next few months.

Visa-led partnership in Kenya enables free domestic P2P transactions

Visa-led partnership in Kenya enables free domestic P2P transactions

The partnership includes nine Kenyan banks that enable the use of mVisa.

Youtap launches mobile money QR code solution for Africa, Asia

Youtap launches mobile money QR code solution for Africa, Asia

Smartphone penetration across the emerging markets is increasing significantly.

Kenya: Concern grows over mobile money user information

Kenya: Concern grows over mobile money user information

Industry analysts urge a review of current customer registration methodology.

Safaricom unveils new API platform for developers

Safaricom unveils new API platform for developers

Telecommunications services provider launches a modified API platform for developers to easily tap into their services.

Kenya's M-Akiba retail bond widens reach

Kenya's M-Akiba retail bond widens reach

Newly signed MoU with PesaLink adds third money transfer service for facilitating trade of the retail bond.

Kenyan lending start-up disburses US$4mn in loans

Kenyan lending start-up disburses US$4mn in loans

Branch has also established a foundation in neighbouring country Tanzania.

Safaricom to conduct major M-Pesa platform upgrade

Safaricom to conduct major M-Pesa platform upgrade

Telco announces upgrade, confirms some services are scheduled to be withdrawn.