By Alkali Amana As the world develops every day, the reliance on technology to solve problems and carry out activities increases. The level at which humanity resides at the moment resonates with Godfrey Reggio’s words when he said ‘it is not that we use technology, we live technology. Africa is...
Zimbabwe's Minister of Information Communication Technology, Dr. Jenfan Muswere, has stated that the introduction of information technology into courts will improve access to justice and enhance the efficiencies within the justice delivery system in the country. Dr. Muswere disclosed this during a presentation at the Judiciary Services Commission's ICT training...
Telecoms firm, MTN Group and payments technology firm, Flutterwave,  have sealed a mobile money deal that will enable them to bite a huge chunk from Africa’s digital payments and e-commerce sector expected to hit $29 billion next year, according to Statista. The partnership will enable Flutterwave in Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire,...
By Alkali Amana The GSMA’s State of the Industry Report on Mobile Money 2021 reveals that ‘sub-Saharan Africa has been at the forefront of the mobile money industry for over a decade’. Globally, the continent accounted for most of the growth of the industry in 2020 with 43% of all...
The Federal Executive Council has approved the National Policy on Fifth Generation (5G) Networks for Nigeria’s Digital Economy. The 5G Policy was approved at the Council meeting on Wednesday, September 8, 2021,  following the presentation by the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami). According to a statement...