MTN and Orange Group to Allow Mobile Money Interoperability in 22 African States

[ad_1] Kenya’s telecoms operators are not the only services that have pursued mobile money interoperability. The development, which went live a couple of months ago, has now been replicated by Africa’s largest mobile operators: MTN Group and Orange Group. Dubbed Mowali (mobile wallet interoperability), the joint venture will see improved interoperable payments across the continent.… Continue reading MTN and Orange Group to Allow Mobile Money Interoperability in 22 African States

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Egyptian Bus Booking Startup Swvl Raises Undisclosed Funding Series-B Round

[ad_1] Egyptian mass transit system startup Swvl has raised an undisclosed amount of funding in its Series B round to change the way commuters travel in the MENA region. The startup had raised $8m in April this year. The round was led by regional venture fund BECO Capital, alongside Africa-based investor DiGAME and global VC… Continue reading Egyptian Bus Booking Startup Swvl Raises Undisclosed Funding Series-B Round

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Aeternity Africa to train SMEs on crowdfunding using blockchain

[ad_1] Aeternity Africa, a Nairobi-based blockchain platform is seeking to promote, showcase and demonstrate the disruptive potential of blockchain technology in Africa through its monthly events that bring together entrepreneurs, business leaders and decision makers from specific industries to share with them the transformative and disruptive nature of crowdfunding on the blockchain technology.   This… Continue reading Aeternity Africa to train SMEs on crowdfunding using blockchain

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Nokia 5.1 Plus Specifications and Price in Kenya

[ad_1] This mid-range smartphone, brings with it a few changes over its successor, including adding a notch, in line with all the “Plus” series Nokia smartphones. Besides the addition of the notch, other significant improvements have been made across the board making this phone a worthy upgrade. Below you will find specifications of the Nokia… Continue reading Nokia 5.1 Plus Specifications and Price in Kenya

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Orange & MTN launch pan-African mobile money interoperability to scale up mobile financial services across Africa

[ad_1] Orange Group and MTN Group, two of Africa’s largest mobile operators and mobile money providers have today announced a joint venture, Mowali (mobile wallet interoperability), to enable interoperable payments across the continent. The JV, Mowali aims to make it possible to send money between mobile money accounts issued by any mobile money provider, in… Continue reading Orange & MTN launch pan-African mobile money interoperability to scale up mobile financial services across Africa

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MTN Uganda launches $270K Startup Fund

[ad_1] MTN Uganda, part of the MTN Group has announced a $270,000 Startup Fund and granted access to third-parties to its Mobile Money Access Programming Interface (API) to create products that ease payment options and leverage the 10M of MTN clients registered on Mobile Money. Developers and programmers in Uganda will get free access to MTN mobile… Continue reading MTN Uganda launches $270K Startup Fund

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How To Take Advantage of Safaricom’s Asante Data Sunday

[ad_1] Safaricom has a promotion dubbed Asante Data Sunday which is geared to refund their subscribers the mobile data they used this coming Friday and Saturday on Sunday.This promotion is open to all Safaricom subscribers and if you want to participate, you may be wondering how you’d use as much data as possible for it to be… Continue reading How To Take Advantage of Safaricom’s Asante Data Sunday

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Nokia 5.1 Plus launched in the Kenya market, selling from Ksh 24,000.

[ad_1]  HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announced the availability of Nokia 5.1 Plus in the Kenya market from selected retailers, selling from Ksh 24,000. The Nokia 5.1 Plus delivers a great gaming performance and AI imaging features in an accessible, stylish package. Combined with its contemporary design and quality build, the Nokia… Continue reading Nokia 5.1 Plus launched in the Kenya market, selling from Ksh 24,000.

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