• Ecobank Introduces Cardless Cash Withdrawal Service

  • Tanzania: Vodacom Tanzania to Distribute Sh6bn to M-Pesa Users

  • Uganda: Mobile Money Transactions Hit Shs 44 Trillion

Ecobank Introduces Cardless Cash Withdrawal Service

September 22 , 2017

Ecobank said it is striving to address the needs of the unbanked and the general populace by transforming a mobile phone into an allinone bank account and paymentcash withdrawal

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Tanzania: Vodacom Tanzania to Distribute Sh6bn to M-Pesa Users

September 22 , 2017

Users of Vodacom Tanzanias MPesa will share Sh6 billion that the mobile operator is distributing as a bonus during the second quarter This is another round of distribution of earnings

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Uganda: Mobile Money Transactions Hit Shs 44 Trillion

September 21 , 2017

By Ali Twaha A report by Bank of Uganda found that the annual amount of money transferred through mobile money totalled Shs 4383tn in 2016 up from Shs 327tn in 2015 This accounts

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New Case Study Details How to Deploy Successful Agency Banking in Africa

September 20 , 2017

Today FINCA International in partnership with the Mastercard Foundation released a case study to highlight FINCAs journey in deploying agency banking

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$9 Million: Bitcoin Startup Luno Completes Series B Funding

September 20 , 2017

Bitcoin wallet startup Luno has raised 9 million in new funding as part of a Series B round Announced today the round was led by Balderton Capital a

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Interswitch Nigeria Sees Delayed IPO Concluded by End-2019

September 18 , 2017

Interswitch Ltd a Nigeriabased paymentsprocessing company expects to complete its delayed dual listing in London and Lagos before the end of 2019 The initial

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Chasing M-Pesa a misadvised strategy for new entrants

September 18 , 2017

Kenyas leading mobile money platform MPesa has had quite a number of maintenance and upgrade runs since the service was moved back home after years of offshore

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Uganda's NSSF Clients to Make Payments on MTN Mobile Money Platform

September 18 , 2017

By Raymond Tamale Ugandas National Social Security Fund NSSF has partnered with telecom firm MTN as it seeks to increase the number of people saving for retirement

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Africa a guinea pig for the feasibility of digital payment systems

September 18 , 2017

African countries may well be the proving ground for cryptocurrency technology much as they have been for mobile telecommunication The term leapfrogis popular

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