Category: E-Commerce

PayTota seeks bridge existing financial inclusion gaps

By Our writer While some people saw the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic as a major setback, to Erasmus Okurut and his team at PayTota Uganda, it created an opportunity which they have grabbed with both hands. Okurut, the PayTota Chief Executive Officer, says the pandemic and the lockdown that followed thereafter opened their eyes […]

Jumia at the forefront of Uganda’s shift to e-commerce

By Our writer Electronic commerce is increasingly gaining momentum in Uganda and across Africa, having been ‘oiled’ by the 2020 outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic that forced most businesses, irrespective of size to shift online. One company that has been at the forefront of Africa’s growing e-commerce business is Jumia, one of the continent’s biggest […]

Beyonic is facilitating businesses continuity amid Lockdown.

By Our Writer Many businesses globally have been affected by the lockdowns instituted by their respective governments to tame the spread of the deadly corona virus, wiping away livelihoods for millions of people. However, Beyonic/ MFS Africa; a giant FinTech that facilitates payments integration across Africa has refined itself to help such businesses continue operating […]

40 Days 40 FinTechs Season Two Kicks Off.

HiPipo today successfully kicked off the 2nd edition of its 40 Days 40 FinTechs initiative, a grand showcase of exhibition, discussion and dialogue that is centered around offering exposure to those innovators that are enabling many, specifically those yet to enjoy financial inclusivity, the opportunity to become part of the digital economy by way of […]