Casa Mozambique inks online home loans deal with Barclays Bank to double up home ownership in the country

Frontier Digital Ventures backed property vertical Casa Mozambique, has signed a deal with Barclays Bank Mozambique to increase home ownership in the country, a first in the online real estate market in... Read more »

Mozambicans launch a mobile community tablet to bring Internet access to remote rural areas

Despite the growth of smart devices and internet access across Africa, Mozambique remains one of the countries in Africa and the world with a low percentage of the population with Internet access,... Read more »

Movitel steps up accessibility of telecom services in rural Mozambique

Vietnamese leading telecommunications firm Viettel is supporting an initiative to popularize telecom services in under-served and rural areas within Mozambique. This initiative considers telecom provision as a commodity, which must be accessible... Read more »

The internet’s contribution to Africa’s GDP is projected to grow by over 1500% to $300B by 2025

McKinsey’s iGDP measures the internet’s contribution to an economy as a percentage of GDP. In 2012, Africa’s iGDP was estimated to be more than US$18 billion (1.1% of Africa’s GDP) and estimated... Read more »

Nomanini Launches in Mozambique to Power Transactions for the Unbanked

Nomanini,a firm that combines physical vouchers with direct, electronic delivery to informal retailers has launched operations in Mozambique after sealing a deal with a local prepaid mobile distributor in the country, helping... Read more »