MTN Introduces a Mobile Money Overdraft Facility in Uganda Following the Success of Safaricom’s Fuliza

MTN Introduces a Mobile Money Overdraft Facility in Uganda Following the Success of Safaricom’s Fuliza

MTN Uganda has introuced a mobile overdraft service in the country following the success of the Safaricom MPESA Fuliza overdraft service . Dubbed Momo Advance, the Service is a collaboration between MTN Mobile Money Uganda and NCBA Bank Uganda. NCBA Bank is the same bank that has run Fuliza, the region’s first mobile overdraft service […]

Vodacom ‘to benefit from Vodafone Egypt’s software factory’ after $2.7bn deal approved

Vodacom ‘to benefit from Vodafone Egypt’s software factory’ after $2.7bn deal approved

Vodacom shareholders have approved a proposal to buy a controlling 55% stake in Vodafone Egypt for the equivalent of US$2.68 billion. The deal, first proposed in November 2021 , means South Africa-based Vodacom will have a footprint covering 500 million people across Africa and more than 40% of Africa’s gross domestic product (GDP). Vodacom group […]

Astrazeneca, Safaricom, Absa Listed As Top Employers in Kenya

AstraZeneca pharmaceutical company has been named the top employer in Kenya under the pharmaceuticals category by the Top Employers institute alongside Novartis, a world leader in the research and development of products. The firm which is certified in fourteen countries is a British-Swedish multinational pharmaceutical and biotechnology company whose prominence rose with the onset of […]