Prasanna Burri, group CIO for Nigerian multinational industrial conglomerate Dangote Industries, explains how the company’s IT arm evolved to adopt a 95% cloud strategy over the business, and how artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learnin
Regulatory technology, also known as regtech, is starting to make inroads among African businesses and government entities looking to streamline the process of compliance, but an explosion of data and a changing regulatory landscape pose challenges.
Mobile money licenses for telcos in Nigeria have the potential to supercharge the financial sector and bring new payment services to underserved areas.
KYC (Know Your Customer) protocols are difficult to follow in Africa, where much of the population does not have official forms of ID. These KYC tech companies are working to change that.
While financial organisations in Africa have tapped emerging tech, uptake has been broad but not deep, with users mainly taking advantage of very basic payment services.