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Nigeria's fintech

Nigeria’s Central Bank to Regulate New Fintech Products

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has launched a new regulatory framework for sandbox operations in the country which aims to provide regulatory supervision for fintech innovations. The sandbox is a mechanism which firms use for the live testing of new technological products, services, distribution channels or business models. The […]

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Mark Zuckerberg Loses $7B As Companies Stop Facebook, Instagram Ads

Mark Zuckerberg Loses $7Bn As Top Companies Stop Facebook, Instagram Ads

Facebook shares on Friday fell by 8.3% after consumer goods giant Unilever joined other brands in boycotting ads on the social network to protest The #StopHate4Profit campaign. The 8.3% share-price drop eliminated $56 billion from Facebook’s market value and pushed Mark Zuckerberg’s net worth down to $82.3 billion The #StopHate4Profit campaign […]

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Africa e-health

Africa’s E-health Sector Booms as Start-up Numbers and Investments Hit Record High

The recently released High Tech Health: Exploring the African e-health Startup Ecosystem Report 2020 by Disrupt Africa,  shows that the number of startups active in Africa’s health-tech space has grown by 56.5 per cent over the last three years, with 180 ventures currently in operation. Co-founder of Disrupt Africa said […]

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