Africa’s Youth at the Centre of Building a Sustainable Future for Agriculture

Africa’s future is banked on Agriculture which currently accounts for two thirds of livelihoods and food accounts for two thirds of the household budgets. Most farmers are about 55 years and life-expectancy averages between 55–60 years. We spend more than $35B in food imports to feed its growing population. This is worrying and could prove…

Delivering on the Impossible

The mission brief was clear: one multi-lingual, multi-currency, cross-platform app for Africa in 90-days! Ecobank was clear in their mission and we knew that no one would deliver the job better than us. After all, we delivered the eWallet for the Growth Enhancement Scheme in Liberia in 3 months so why couldn’t we deliver a…

*tingg- A new kind of banking

Financial Inclusion in Nigeria is no longer a tag-line…..

There are stories that are told with words, and there are stories that are better expressed with a map, just like the story of the Neighbourhood bankers in their red uniform, and  red boxes, taking over the financial landscape for the underbanked and the unbanked people of Nigeria. 

Women Powering Financial Technology in Africa

Women who have succeeded and the men who have a role to play in helping women succeed have to speak loud and firm – we must give our women the space, support and freedom to grow to their fullest potential. The idea that a “woman can only go so far” is not going to help us grow to our fullest potential as a country.