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Daily Archives: December 9, 2019

Why fintech surpasses health-tech in the Nigerian market

From a lack of knowledge to antiquated documenting systems, industries in Nigeria have not taken advantage of technologies that could transform their domains. We compare two industries in Nigeria on how they handle data. Techpoint.Africa [...]

November 20, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

Some MTN Ghana iPhone users are having issues using USSD codes

One of the easiest ways to perform online transactions is by dialling USSD codes from any mobile phone. Right now, MTN subscribers in Ghana who use iPhones are having difficulty using USSD codes Techpoint.Africa [...]

November 20, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

Termii, a Nigerian CaaS startup, secures $30,000 seed fund from Transsion-backed incubator

A Nigerian Communication-as-a-Service startup, Termii, announces a $ 30,000 seed fund secured from Microtraction and Transsion-backed Future Hub Techpoint.Africa [...]

November 20, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

Cheki ex-CEO, Gbenro Dara joins Opera as managing director to lead its new marketplace, OList

Having worked for classifieds sites Efritin and Cheki, Gbenro Dara has now taken up the role of managing director in another yet another classifieds company, Opera’s recently announced vertical, OList Techpoint.Africa [...]

November 20, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

With mobile technology, Kenyan-based Bluewave Insurance wants to demystify insurance

Against the odds of traditionally held beliefs and biases in Africa, Kenyan-based Bluewave Insurance is leveraging mobile technology to demystify and make insurance more accessible in Africa Techpoint.Africa [...]

November 20, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

What could IPOs in foreign stock markets mean for Africa-focused companies?

Some African startups have revealed plans to list on stock exchanges outside the continent. But based on the discouraging performance of ICT companies already listed in these bourses, should they think twice about such moves? Techpoint.Africa [...]

November 20, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps