Powered by Innovation: Highlights of Africa's Emerging Markets

Africa is showing a strong growth in productivity with the development of mobile capabilities by BotswanaPost in Botswana, accessible electricity in Kenya, and promising results for Nigeria, Kenya and Ghana amongst other micro-enterprises in emerging markets seeking to compete for profit shares.

The BotswanaPost released a mobile application for electricity bill payments. The BotswanaPost is one of the oldest public services in Botswana and is owned by the Government of Botswana. The inaugural launch of the mobile app will enable users to purchase prepaid electricity from their smartphones. The BotswanaPost app is currently only compatible with Android 3.0 and up. The app is free and available for download via Google Play.

It is yet another proud moment for BostwanaPost as we continue to make life even easier for our customers. - Lebogang Bok, Head of Strategy and Communications at BotswanaPost

The BotswanaPost is also looking at leveraging information and communication technologies (ICT) to stimulate communication in the more rural areas of Botswana. Further development ...

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