Professor Peter Ondiege is Chief Research Economist at the Development Research Department of the African Development Bank where he is responsible for Investment Climate Assessment, African Competitiveness Reports and ICT innovations studies. Previously, he was a Director of the Housing and Building Research Institute and an Associate Professor at the University of Nairobi, Kenya. He holds a Master and a PhD degree in Economics from the University of Tsukuba, Japan.
Mobile telephony penetration in Africa has increased exponentially over the last decade. contrary, banking penetration remains low on the continent. This contrast paves the mobile banking’s success in Africa. Continue Reading