Mobile Commerce Transforming African Economies At Scale

At the market opening on March 31, the London Stock Exchange (LSE) launched a report featuring “Companies to Inspire Africa”.  Roughly 50% of the companies featured in the report for propelling growth in the continent are in the Financial Services and Technology/Telecoms sectors. According to the report, in almost 10 years, there has been a…

Report Launch: More 600,000 Nigerian Farmers Financially Included in 2016 Dry Season

Cellulant recently  launched a report highlighting the impact of technology on transforming agriculture across Africa particularly with the “Nigeria: Growth Enhancement Support Scheme (GES) Dry Season, 2016.”  The report highlights key progress on food security and financial inclusion for farmers across 30 states in Nigeria. The program set out to service 500,000 farmer-households in 4…

Mobile Apps: If You Build Them, Will Customers Come?

Ultimately, the institutions that will win on mobile are those that increase adoption to levels which enable them convert mobile into a heavily profitable channel and thus obtain a true competitive advantage.

How to Be a Rebel and Build a Business at the Same Time

For me, it was never about the money. Rather the ability that you could, almost from a blank sheet, create and build something, just out of your own mind and out of your own thought and shape it into whatever it could become.

Women Powering Financial Technology in Africa

Women who have succeeded and the men who have a role to play in helping women succeed have to speak loud and firm – we must give our women the space, support and freedom to grow to their fullest potential. The idea that a “woman can only go so far” is not going to help us grow to our fullest potential as a country.

Meet Bright, Our Head of Information and Risk

Within 2 years, 2 of our staff members proudly made the top 40 under 40 men 2016. Do you want to be challenged to rise to become the best of the best?

Is Your Strategy Disruption Proof?

It’s the last quarter of the year, everyone’s planning for 2017. But let’s take a minute and think about whose strategy is really going to hold in the coming turbulent year.