Wallet.ng: The Fintech Startup Building Mobile Payment Solutions for Nigerian Millennials

It was at an Omidyar-organised “Market Makers” event in Lagos that I’d first met Wallet.ng founder/CEO, John Oke. The event was fintech-focused and the room was filled with several interesting people including Paga CEO Tayo Oviosu, Flutterwave CEO Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, MEST Lagos GM Neku Atawodi-Edun, Microtration Founder Yele Bademosi and Lidya Co-founder Tunde… Read full… Read more Wallet.ng: The Fintech Startup Building Mobile Payment Solutions for Nigerian Millennials

Infinix Android Nougat 7 Problems (HOT 4, 5, Note) And Their Solutions

Other than the Infinix Zero series being the brand’s flagship, the HOT series to the best of my understand, is one of the brand’s most selling smartphone series. The first Infinix HOT x507 released some years back, launched with a price tag of NGN12,700 or so. The phone even emerged as one of the best selling… Read more Infinix Android Nougat 7 Problems (HOT 4, 5, Note) And Their Solutions

The effect of Open Banking on Banks digital solutions

On Friday, 12th January 2018, the United Bank for Africa (UBA) announced Leo their chatBot which leverages Facebook’s messenger platform to assist (new and potential) customers in carrying out common banking services. These services include: sending money, buying top-up (recharge card) and checking of one’s account balance. Earlier this… Read full story here

Five Best Social and Messaging Solutions in Africa

The AppsAfrica.com Innovation Awards annually celebrate the best in mobile and tech from across Africa. In this article, we’re showcasing five of the best Social and Messaging solutions that are striving to introduce new ideas/methods and improve the standards of communication in Africa. – Maria Ukpere  Flare Flare is an initiative that is  increasing access to… Read more Five Best Social and Messaging Solutions in Africa

Five Enterprise Solutions Changing Business In Africa

The Best Enterprise Solution Award celebrates innovative ventures and services streamlining, improving and helping business across Africa. We take a look at the shortlisted AppsAfrica.com Best Enterprise Solution Award finalists. What3Words What3Words aspires to Address the world by providing a really simple way to talk about location. They have divided the world into a grid of… Read more Five Enterprise Solutions Changing Business In Africa

Safaricom to deploy intelligent solutions to bolster its customer care services

Safaricom has said it will introduce intelligent solutions to its Customer Care organization in a move to strengthen service delivery to its customers. “We are in the process of deploying intelligent solutions that will enable us to better understand our customer needs across all divisions of the company. The planned customer care centre will ease… Read more Safaricom to deploy intelligent solutions to bolster its customer care services