Kenya pilots interoperability system

Kenya pilots interoperability

Mobile money system
to launch in March.

ITWeb Africa

Tuesday, Jan 23rd

Zimbabwe: internet comes at too high a cost say tech experts

Zimbabwe: internet comes at too high a price say tech experts

1GB of mobile data costs nearly 45% of a citizen's average income, according to A4AI.

Airbnb continues to disrupt Zimbabwe's traditional travel industry

Airbnb continues to disrupt Zimbabwe's traditional travel industry

Service confirms increase in number of local accommodation listings.

Zimbabwe's new administration also has issues with social media

Zimbabwe's new administration also has issues with social media

Law enforcement expresses reservations, while operators hope recent ICT statistics and performance speak to a clear investment opportunity.

Wangu chat app gains early traction

Wangu chat app gains early traction

 

Zim tech entrepreneur Farai Mundangepfupfu outlines plans to commercialise the offering.

Research slates Zim govt over internet regulation

Research slates Zim govt over internet regulation

Zimbabwe Democracy Institute bemoans control by authorities, urges private ISPs to safeguard interests of users.

SA's Guma looks to invest US$1.2bn in Zimbabwe

SA's Guma looks to invest US$1.2bn in Zimbabwe

Founder Robert Gumede told state media that good times are back in the country.

Zimbabwe: Econet apologises for outage

Zimbabwe: Econet apologises for outage

Blackout affected most operators on Liquid Telecom network.

Econet success earns chairman billionaire status

Econet success earns chairman billionaire status

Strive Masiyiwa has secured 14th position on Forbes 2018 list of billionaires.

Zimbabwe's financial market closes ranks to absorb international monetary pressure

Zimbabwe's financial market closes ranks to absorb international monetary pressure

Banks, mobile money implement restrictions and drive increase in adoption of virtual wallets and bank cards.

Econet Wireless, Untu Capital partner to launch mobile money bond platform

Econet Wireless, Untu Capital partner to launch mobile money bond platform

Subscribers can purchase bonds via mobile phones and earn interest, the companies claim.

Zimbabwe's NetOne plans 'M-Pesa of Southern Africa'

Zimbabwe's NetOne plans 'M-Pesa of Southern Africa'

State-owned MNO announces intention to launch OneMoney mobile money service.