Zimbabwean Techpreneur, Takwana Tyaranini Secures US$5 Million Investment in Senditoo a Digital Money Transfer...

Senditoo is an African digital company that's fast becoming one of the dominant fintech start-ups on the continent, after securing a US$5 million line...

CBZ Holdings Launches a New Refreshed Brand Identity

CBZ Holdings has launched a new visual identity, as the Group consolidates its market leadership,and enhances the financial services provider’s standing as a trusted...

NetOne’s OneMoney Enters Partnership With ZIMRA

State-Owned mobile communications firm, NetOne has entered into a partnership with the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) after launching a payment solution platform that will...

Two Nigerian Brothers Ngozi and Chijioke Dozie Building A Better Bank For Africa

Challenger banks, such as Monzo, N26 and Starling, have steadily grown in number and popularity, disrupting the traditional banking system with data-driven features and...

e-Commerce Platform Copia Raises $26 million to Serve the Unbanked Customers in Rural Kenya

The promise of e-commerce over the past decade across Africa’s urban middle class lies in the ease and convenience of making and paying for...

Fintech Investment in Africa Valued at $3 billion by 2020

Fintech investment in Africa is likely to be valued at $3 billion by 2020, with SA and Nigeria receiving a significant portion of these investments. This...

Investors Pour Almost $400m into African Fintech in a Week

Investors have poured almost $400m into payments companies based in Nigeria in the past week, in a sign of how seriously venture capital firms...

EcoCash Calls for Patience Amid Public Outcry

CASSAVA Smartech shut down its Ecocash services on Saturday and subsequently on Sunday to allow for some major upgrade to be done. The fintech...

Zim’ Business Suffers as EcoCash Still Down

Retailers and other business entities may have lost potential revenue running into hundreds of millions of dollars after Zimbabwe’s biggest mobile money platform, EcoCash,...

Google Set to Offer Banking Current Accounts

Google has become the latest big tech firm to move into banking by offering current accounts. The firm said it plans to partner with banks...

EcoCash Announces System Upgrade to Improve Performance

Tuesday EcoCash announced a major upgrade of its platform scheduled for the weekend, which will result in a 24-hour downtime of all EcoCash services. Announcing...

EcoCash Sets Aside RTGS$5 Million for Small Businesses

EcoCash, has set aside RTGS$5 million for small businesses in the country’s cyclone-hit areas. The funding is meant to help rebuild the...

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