Technology solution to transform SADC insurance sector

January 29, 2019 6:13 am5 comments
Askari Insurance

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – A LANDMARK online distribution solution is set to transform the insurance landscape in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) regional bloc. Already launched in Mozambique, Askari Fintech is anticipated to facilitate the distribution and management of insurance products, as well as reduce administration costs, fraud, credit risk, bad debt and costs […]

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DRC opposition candidates’ Western connection

January 3, 2019 11:12 am5 comments
European Union (EU), United States of America (USA) flags

from JEAN KASSONGO in Kinshasa, DRC KINSHASA – THE two main opposition candidates in the  presidential elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have one thing in common. They are pro-Western nations. Felix Tshisekedi (56), leader of the Union for Democracy and Social  Progress, which the oldest and largest opposition party in DRC, and […]

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5G adoption set to soar in 2020

December 21, 2018 4:58 am12 comments
5G in Africa

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – THE adoption of fifth generation (5G) of cellular mobile  communications is intensifying, with 66 percent of organisations having plans to deploy the technology by 2020. Organisations expect 5G networks to be mainly used for Internet of Things (IoT) communications and video, with operational efficiency the key driver. Gartner, the research […]

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