Beyond the talk a real opportunity
Namibia has equivalent of 80% of its GDP in pension funds. Overall Africa has $1 trillion in pension funds lying idle and not being properly managed
The deals range in size from $60 million to about $150 million
Africa's future is all about the money - getting it to the people and making it work in the best way
Despite similarities to mobile money, it is unlikely East and West Africans who value personal relationships of trust will readily take to neobanks
'Electricity is like blood in your body': to tap into the digital revolution, Africa needs power, summit hears
African governments "should do for the energy sector what they did for mobile telephony: you deregulate, you privatise, you incentivise"
‘Every single business is a digital business…even if it sells t-shirts by the roadside’, WEF Africa in Kigali told
When Google laid 800 kilometers of fibre optic cable in Kampala, there was a 3,000% increase in the absorption of internet
Modern credit cards have been around for nearly seven decades, and less than half that time on the African continent
Visa study sees move to electronic payments creating 2. 6 million jobs a year, boosting GDP; S. Africa is continental leader
African countries experienced, on average a 0.05% increase in GDP due to increased card penetration
As Rwanda hosts WEF Africa, 10 things you may not have known about this small nation punching above its weight
Punching far above its weight - following through - implementation - Africa's doer
26th Forum theme is "Connecting Africa’s Resources through Digital Transformation"
The Grow Africa Partnership, founded at WEF Africa meeting four years ago, is now benefiting 8 million smallholder farmers and creating 58,000 jobs.
Store owners had to meet a deadline of Oct. 1 of last year to start accepting the cards or be on the hook for some fraudulent charges