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Mon,20Oct2014

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Mobile Money: Banks get ready to take on M-pesa

“a cold coca-cola and some cash please”: M-pesa chills out the Kenyan banking experience. Photo©Sven Torfinn/Panos-ReaSafaricom's popular mobile money-transfer service may finally have met its match as innovation in the banking sector catches up.

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Ghana's mobile voice subscription soars, Vodafone customers drop

Photo©ReutersSubscriber numbers for Vodafone Ghana fell in the period ending August 2014, but Ghana's mobile voice subscription climbed marginally by 162,251.

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Africa should harness the power of ICT - Robert Baffour

Photo©ReutersAfrican leaders must get serious and muster the political will to grab onto new information and communication technologies to propel growth, an official at Ghana's Technology University College has said.

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Technology: African-made apps on the move

MedAfrica and iCow are among the apps changing the continentWith desktops living in the shadows of their much cooler friends, mobile phones, continental app developers are responding to the needs of Africans on the move.

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Telecoms: Airtel Ghana commits GH₵ 200 million in network expansion

Airtel Ghana is investing GH₵ 200 million (approx. $59 million) in a network services expansion drive with an emphasis on revamping data services.

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Ford unveils new models for Africa as it eyes big untapped market

Western carmakers are showing renewed interest in Africa. File Photo©ReutersFord Motor Co announced 17 new vehicles for Sub-Saharan Africa on Thursday, as carmakers jostle for position in one of the last major markets where potential growth remains largely untapped.

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Rwanda's attention grabbing digitisation

Photo©ReutersRwanda began developing its information and communication technology (ICT) in 2000 after adopting the National Information Communications Infrastructure (NICI) policy and created a long-term plan to achieve full digitisation in four five-year stages. 14 years on, Rwanda's success story is grabbing global attention.

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