Month: April 2018

Mobile Payment Technology Paying Dividends in Africa

Mobile Payment Technology Paying Dividends in Africa

Mobile payment technology is giving millions of Africans access to cheap and clean energy by allowing them to stagger payments rather than paying hefty sums up-front. An estimated 16 percent of the world’s population – 1.2 billion people – have little or no access to electricity, with 625 million people in Sub-Saharan Africa alone having to rely on bio and fossil fuels such as wood, ch... »