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FinTech companies pose no threat to banks, Ovia says

The upsurge in the entry of companies into the FinTech sector poses no threat to the banking sector, Jim Ovia, Chairman of Zenith Bank, a leading Nigerian financial institution says. Ovia believes that contrary to popular assumptions, FinTech is not a threat to the banking institutions but rather sees, he sees a strategic partnership to better […]

Regulators step up process to close 9mobile sale

Nigeria mulls ‘business whitelist’ to boost Internet stakes

Nigeria is developing a business whitelist programme to boost confidence in local business operating on the borderless Internet marketplace, the nation’s Internet domain name manager says. Sunday Folayan, President of the multistakeholder group that manages Nigeria’s .ng Internet name, the Nigerian Internet Registration Association (NIRA), says the proposed Nigerian Business whitelist is a national response […]

Regulators step up process to close 9mobile sale

Fintech | SA start-up targets Nigeria for Blockchain-based Money Transfer

Nigeria has been selected among African countries targeted by South African Fintech start-up, Vio Digital, using blockchain for transfer money. The South African Fintech start-up, Vio Digital, says it is using blockchain to make it easier for people to transfer money from person to person anywhere in the world, introducing a new method of international […]

NCC: Digital economy is driving force for change