Fintech: The Future of Financial Inclusion in Africa

Source: Poverty-action.org Fintech‘financial technology,’ used to describe new tech that seeks to improve and automate the delivery and use of financial services. Just 17% of people in Sub-Saharan Africa have bank accounts. Comparing this to developed economies…

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Adinqra Digital: Changing Perceptions Through Design

“We noticed a gap in terms of how certain businesses are perceived and we wanted to ensure that there’s no reason why a Western brand should be better received than our own.” Raymond Edusei &…

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Ride Hailing Technology in Africa – A Welcomed Disruption?

In most major cities ride-hailing technology has become part of everyday life (I personally could not imagine mine without my Uber app!) In recent years the disruptive industry has launched in Africa with large players…

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The Fashionomics Series: Erenti

“Working with Nigerian tailors has given me the opportunity to combine the style and insights of the diaspora with the Nigerian market.” Osborne Ojarimoni – Founder and Designer of Erenti (Ee-ren-ti) _____ The third and final…

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The Fashionomics Series: ONCHEK.com

“Focusing on Made in Africa is so empowering because there is just so much opportunity.” Chekwas Okafor – Founder, ONCHEK.com _______ The African Luxury series continues this week with an interview with Chekwas Okafor Founder…

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