E-commerce & Mobile Payments in Africa will not scale without Business Process Integration

From Afrinnovator Fri Jan 25 2013, 04:10:10

E-Commerce (or M-Commerce) and Mobile Payments in Africa gets a lot of attention.  I get a number of mobile payments pitches every month, and you can imagine how tough my skin has become over the last 6 months. Especially as I have personally transitioned from a plastic world into a mobile money world- I carry both and have used 4 services across Tanzania and Kenya. We are seeing some encouraging signs of life in Nigeria. Over a year ago I wrote a post about how I saw the scene developing with the increasing presence and competition of brand name players such

Read More

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Tanzania:   Elderly Women Fear Spate of Murderous Witch Hunts (news)
Thomson Reuters Foundation
30 March 2015

A blood-stained machete outside a mud-walled shack in a remote Tanzanian village is a reminder of how Pili Kidawa narrowly escaped death after coming under attack from a mob of angry villagers ... [read more]

Tanzania:   Party Militias and Election-Related Violence in Tanzania (analysis)
Fahamu
25 March 2015

Tanzanians will go into an election likely to be very competitive this October. One key concern is that the top political parties keep well-trained militias, despite the law prohibiting this. This has ... [read more]

Tanzanie:   Témoignages des des proches d'Alsény Keita, froidement assassiné à Dar Salam (news)
Aminata.com
29 March 2015

Après l'assassinat d'Alsény Keita alias « koto », le lundi 23 mars, notre reporter est allé à la rencontre de ses proches qui ont témoigné. ... [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!