Benin: Isocel to Launch First Ftth Service in Benin, First in Capital Cotonou and Then More Widely
FTTH roll-outs have slowly been made in a range of African countries but the recent news that Isocel will roll-out an FTTH service in Benin is a clear sign that even in smaller… Read more »
Benin: Mobile Money Start-Up MFs Wants to Have 400 Million Mobile Wallets By 2020 - It's Already Nearly Halfway There
Mobile money in Africa started as a workaround with people exchanging airtime as a way of sending money. Out of this small seed of an idea has come a whole ecosystem that is both… Read more »
March 17, 2017
Benin: Waiting for a Fibre Upgrade and Price Drops Before Its Users Make the Big Move to Digital Services
With certain notable exceptions (Cote d'Ivoire and Senegal), Francophone countries in Sub-Saharan Africa have been slow to move to greater data use. The legacy of monopoly… Read more »
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