Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Visa partners Branch to grow its SME client base in Kenya

Visa and mobile financial services firm Branch have signed a deal that will see Branch offer custom financing to merchants who accept payment via Visa (Visa on mobile or Card). The...

NIBSS, MTN, banks, others relaunch mCASH

The Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement Systems has relaunched its mCASH with MTN Nigeria, with sixteen banks and major mobile telcos being a part of it. mCASH is a mobile payment platform for making...
WhatsApp Business

WhatsApp Business: UBA, GTBank create additional channel for customer enquiries

The United Bank for Africa (UBA) has announced that its chat banker, Leo has launched its pilot mode on WhatsApp and will be openly available to customers by September 2018. According to...
Big Data SmartSurveyApp

A spotlight on Big Data SmartSurveyApp

Big Data SmartSurveyApp or SmartSurveyApp is an innovative and proven cloud-based Software as a Service (SaaS) application equipped with machine learning engine, Big Data Classification and predictive analytics tools. These tools are...
Top Level Domain

Why Nigeria’s Top Level Domain is making slow progress

.ng, Nigeria’s Country Code Top Level Domain Name (ccTLD), the country’s identity on the super-high is making little progress, 13 years after Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA) took over its management. According to...

Benefits of owning a .ng domain

.NG is Nigeria’s Country Code Top Level Domain Name (ccTLD). It is increasingly becoming popular in Nigeria for use in website and email addresses. As at August 2017, there are over 120,000...

poa! internet doubles internet speeds to home users

poa! internet, a low-cost community internet service provider in Kenya, has upgraded its home connections in Kiambu county to deliver internet speeds of up to 4Mbps, more than twice the previous...

Liquid Telecom plans to unlock its spectrum assets in South Africa

Newly appointed Liquid Telecom South Africa CEO Reshaad Sha has said that one of his top priorities is unlocking the potential of its valuable spectrum assets and he is exploring various...

First Skills for Africa programme held in Nigeria

SAP Skills for Africa this week kicked off its first-ever programme in Nigeria at an orientation event held in Lagos. SAP Skills for Africa has trained more than 590 graduates since...
data centre

Telkom Kenya launches new data centre to boost network speed and quality

Telkom Kenya has launched a data centre in Nairobi’s Upper Hill to up its network quality, colocation and hosting services, internet connectivity and local loop connectivity. The modernised open access facility at...

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