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Nigerian payments company, Paystack has been acquired by global payments leader, Stripe, to accelerate online commerce across Africa. This acquisition is the latest move in Stripe’s international expansion, as Paystack will be Stripe’s catalyst for growing internet commerce in Africa.
We talk of new generation fintech as driving financial inclusion by making it easier and cheaper to transact or move value, but we must take a step back and realize that with all that activity and growth, your data remains locked up with each service provider.
Open Banking Fintech startup, truID, has received an undisclosed sum of investment from South Africa's Crossfin Ventures. The South African Fintech startup has indicated that it is looking to use the funding received from Crossfin Ventures to scale its operations and look for synergies.
Afrikan tech startup funding reports present an unbalanced view of startups and the sectors they operate in.
Malawi wants to force companies to offer customers at least one digital payment channel as an option to use for payments.