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Kojo Baffoe talks about building and harnessing content creation processes

In this episode of The Lead Creative podcast, we are joined by the former Editor of Destiny Man, a seasoned content creator, strategist, keynote speaker, Kojo Baffoe. Kojo was also the host of Life with Kojo on KayaFM among many other roles. He talks about the content creation process.

How Stripe builds business ecosystems

We could all pick a page from Stripe’s playbook. I hope to see more African companies regardless of their stage, become more intentional about developing and improving the markets in which they operate.

Bank of Central African States is looking for a solution to fight illicit financial flows

The Bank of Central African States (BEAC) is looking for a digital solution provider to step up its fight against illicit financial transactions within the sub-region.

Nigeria's Paystack has been acquired by Stripe for $200 million

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.

Veli Ngubane talks about how diversity can grow the creative industries

In this episode of The Lead Creative podcast, Veli Ngubane, Co-founder and Chief Creative Officer at the Avatar Agency Group, talks about the importance of representation in boardrooms and agencies which leads to more diverse and culturally representative brand communication and advertising.

Mobile money restrictions in Zimbabwe are bad for financial inclusion

Despite the compelling value proposition that mobile money offers, the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe recently placed significant regulatory restrictions on its operations. The regulator said mobile money services were fuelling illegal foreign currency exchange.

Banking fraud is on the rise in Kenya

People in Kenya have taken to social media to complain of bank accounts wiped clean by fraudsters. In most of those cases, banks have been blamed for either having a role to play in it through insiders.