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Thursday, June 20, 2024
The Committee of Chief Information Security Officers of Nigerian Financial Institutions has called for more proactive strategies and innovations in cybersecurity in addressing new forms of cyber attacks in the financial sector. This is to arm businesses to counter and mitigate any future cyber...
UBA
Africa’s Global Bank, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, has said that it has upgraded and enhanced its mobile banking application, with exciting new features designed to empower its customers with increased control, convenience, and ease in conducting their transactions. “With the upgrade, customers...
PMI
George Asamani, MD, Sub-Saharan Africa, Project Management Institute Gen Z and Gen Alpha might have been cut from the umbilical cord, but they are tethered by the proverbial cord that constantly keeps them connected to the digital world. Like the umbilical cord, 24/7 internet connectivity links the...
News travels fast, especially online. Just recently, the digital space was abuzz with speculation about a potential legal battle brewing between Layi Wasabi's comedic character, ‘The Law’, and MoMo PSB, a leading player in Nigeria’s digital financial services space. Online speculation has been rife,...
MoMo PSB
As part of a month-long celebration marking MoMo PSB's second-year anniversary, industry leaders, policymakers, and other stakeholders gathered at the Eko Hotel Convention Centre in Victoria Island to discuss financial inclusion and solutions for SMEs in Nigeria. The MoMo Stakeholders’ Conference served as a platform for deliberations...
Google
Google has announced plans to build Umoja, the first-ever fibre-optic cable directly connecting Africa with Australia. This groundbreaking project is poised to significantly enhance digital connectivity and economic integration between the two continents, according to a statement by the firm on Thursday.
The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) South Africa has released the digital publishing audience data for April 2024 with Media24 and Network24 holding their number one and two positions respectively as top online publications despite a drop in page views. IOL only entered the Top...
Jumia
African e-commerce platform, Jumia and payment fintech, CredPal, have entered into a strategic agreement to provide customers in Nigeria with an enhanced “Buy Now, Pay Later” service. A statement made available to The PUNCH on Tuesday stated that the scheme would enable customers of...
The organisers of the CIO & C-Suite Awards Africa, Edniesal Consulting, announced on Tuesday the expansion of its awards to 11 countries, aiming to recognise and celebrate executive leaders driving technological innovation across the continent. Speaking at a press conference in Lagos, the Chairman...
YouTube introduced a feature tailored for connected TV (CTV) that serves non-skippable assets across an advertiser’s in-stream inventory at its annual Brandcast event, held this week. The ads, Video Reach Campaigns Non-Skip, use Google’s artificial intelligence (AI) to optimize campaigns. Through...