Clydestone Partners with Thales to Offer TheOne; Authentication as a Service Platform

The platform will offer a multi-tenant ready environment to host financial institutions and payment service providers to offer Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) across multiple channels Clydestone Ghana, a leading payments system Read More →

Sterling Bank Leads with Lending, Investing and Credit Rating Features on WhatsApp with Clickatell’s Chat Banking Solution

Sterling Bank Plc, Nigeria's leading commercial bank, in collaboration with Clickatell, a global leader in mobile communications and chat commerce, today announced a unique and very personalised banking experience for Read More →

United Bank for Africa Group Announces Global Management Appointments

The new CEOs will drive the Group’s strategy and activities in Mali, Uganda, Zambia, Senegal, Tanzania and Sierra Leone respectively United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) (, the leading pan-African financial Read More →

SADC Banking Association: Transactions Cleared on an Immediate Basis (TCIB – Low-Value Cross Border Credit Transfers)

In support of the SADC Strategy on Financial Inclusion and SME Access to Finance as a means to accelerate financial inclusion programmes in all SADC Member States, which was approved Read More →

Orange and NSIA Launch Orange Bank Africa to Provide Greater Access to Financial Services and Improve the Financial Inclusion of People Living in West Africa

Orange Bank Africa will address the needs of a large part of the population, often excluded from the world of conventional banking

Orange (, a major telecoms provider in Read More →

Orange Bank Africa Goes Live with Temenos SaaS

Temenos implemented the solution remotely during the covid-19 pandemic Temenos has announced that Orange Bank Africa has gone live with cloud-native Temenos Transact delivered as SaaS. Temenos Transact core banking technology Read More →

Banks Must Resolve Explainability and “Black Box” Risk Governance Challenges to Succeed with AI Post-Pandemic, Says Economist Intelligence Unit Report Supported by Temenos

The Economist Intelligence Unit report identifies data bias, “black box” risk and lack of human oversight as key concerns AI will separate winning banks from losers, say 77% of banking executives Read More →

FirstBank: Empowering Staff; Driving Productivity Against the Odds

As the coronavirus pandemic forces firms to downsize and cut their wage cost to cope with the adverse economic realities, First Bank of Nigeria Limited (FirstBank) is bucking the trend Read More →

Ecobank Group named Africa’s Best Bank for Corporate Responsibility by Euromoney

Euromoney recognises Ecobank’s focus on sustainability and partnerships and its core capabilities in delivering positive social and environmental outcomes across Africa The leading pan-African banking group, Ecobank, ( has won the coveted Read More →

Synthesis Migrates the AFGRI eAccounts Banking Platform to AWS in Six Months

AFGRI Agri Services is a leading agricultural services company with core competencies to enhance, support and guide the growth of agricultural enterprises. Afrgri eAccounts is a banking platform like no Read More →

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