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  • Kirusa Konnect

    Kirusa Launches New Konnect Portal For Enterprises In Ghana

    Kirusa launches its Konnect Portal in Ghana to enable enterprises to drive customized flash call marketing campaigns. Kirusa, a global leader in communication solutions over data networks for consumers and enterprises, today launches its Konnect Portal in Ghana to enable enterprises to drive customized flash call marketing campaigns. With...
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    First-Ever Blockchain Technology Conference Underway in Accra, Ghana.

    Ghana to host the first-ever Blockchain Conference under the theme: “Blockchain technology for development” on Nov 16, 2017, in Accra. The financial technology industry is underway and is showing no signs of slowing down anytime soon. In recent weeks there has been a great deal of buzz surrounding one...
  • KonnectAfrica

    Konnect Africa Brings SmartWiFi to Rural African Communities

    The Eutelsat-owned satellite broadband service provider, Konnect Africa has unveiled a new hotspot service, SmartWIFI to bring digital opportunities to Africans. Konnect Africa, the Eutelsat-owned satellite broadband service provider, has unveiled SmartWIFI, a new hotspot service, as part of its ongoing commitment to bring digital opportunities to Africans. This new...
  • Zazu

    Digital-Only Bank Startup, Zazu has Raised £200,000 From Seedrs.

    Zazu raises £200,000 through crowdfunding platform Seedrs to launch a digital-only bank in Africa Zazu, which began at the Ignite Accelerator as an e-commerce platform for farmers has raised over £200,000 for a 7.51% equity at a pre-money valuation of £2.5m to build a digital-only bank in Africa, bringing financial inclusion to millions. Co-founded by Perseus Mlambo –...
  • Thomas Müller - CEO - rainmaker

    Interview: Thomas Mueller, Founder & CEO of Rainmaker Digital, Namibia

    Interview with Thomas Mueller, Founder and CEO of Rainmaker Digital in Namibia on using their platforms to accelerate and improve businesses online. Thomas Mueller is a German entrepreneur living in Namibia, founder and CEO of Rainmaker Digital – a digital innovative marketing company which aims at accelerating and improving the...
  • Facebook

    Facebook Supports TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield Africa

    Facebook gets behind African entrepreneurs in a ‘celebration of tech’ week as part of its sponsorship of TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield Africa Showcasing Facebook’s passion for investing in creative, diverse talent across Africa, and nurturing the tech and startup ecosystem, Facebook announces a week-long celebration of activities as part of...
  • ecobank-mvisa

    Ecobank launches mVisa across 33 African Countries

    Ecobank partners Visa to launch Ecobank Scan+Pay with mVisa solutions in sub-Saharan Africa Pan-African banking conglomerate, Ecobank has partnered with Visa to launch Ecobank Scan+Pay with mVisa solutions to their consumers. The strategic tie-up signals inter-operability on a cross border level – and potentially huge gains – as it...
  • Better Than Cash

    New UN Report Reveals Momentum for Digital Payments in Ghana

    UN-based Better Than Cash Alliance released a report documenting the country’s progress in creating an economy where everyone can pay and get paid digitally. At an event bringing together key government and business players, the Ghana’s Ministry of Finance and the UN-based Better Than Cash Alliance released a  report documenting the country’s progress in...
  • Usalama wins HiiL’s Innovating Justice Bootcamp in Nairobi

    Kenya‘s Usalama adjudged winner of this year’s Hague Institute for Innovation of Law (HiiL) Innovating Justice BootCamp in Nairobi.  Usalama, a platform that connects users and emergency service providers including ambulance, security, police and even road-side assistance is the 2017 winner of The Hague Institute for Innovation of Law...