News to provide digital postal services in five African countries has signed contracts with the postal operators in five African countries to provide them with digital postal services and registered electronic communications technology to serve their citizens.

During the framework of the 27th Congress of the Universal Postal Union, the national postal operators of Gambia, Ivory Coast, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea and Madagascar have immediately adhered to the framework agreement signed in July by, its partner in North Africa, eGate and the Pan-African Postal Union (PAPU) to distribute the Spanish company’s patented technology in Africa under the name DigitalPost.Africa.

As part of this service, will offer these new countries Digital Postal Services through Registered Electronic Communications, mainly Registered Emails, Registered SMS, and Registered eStatements. With the signing of these five new national postal operators, is already a provider of registered communications technology to the postal companies of 11 countries, including South Africa, Colombia and the United Arab Emirates.

The framework agreement allows the 55 national postal operators of the African continent to offer services automatically to their millions of customers.

Listed in New York, Paris and Madrid, is the leading company in Europe in the field of electronic signature, notification and registered electronic contracting and one of the companies in its field with a stronger presence in Africa. It has so far received more than 205 patents from more than 60 countries. South Africa, Nigeria, the United States, the European Union, Japan, China and Australia, among them. In 2020, its shares appreciated by more than 900 per cent.

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