Paul Ogbuokiri Mobile banking is expected to grow into a 22 billion industry across Africa by 2015 on the back of skyrocketing cellphone use and growing demand for financial services according to consultancy Juniper Research But the competition for that market could prove messy in the coming years pitting a fragmented field of network operators against each other and all of them against a new breed of mobile banking company that seeks to be network agnostic which means customers are not tied to one phone network ldquoWhere wersquoll end up will ultimately be driven by a mixture of regulation and market forcesrdquo said Leon Isaacs CEO of...[...read more]
Nigerian mobile money startup Pagatech has signed an alliance agreement with Interswitch on mobile payment A statement on Monday quoted the Chief Executive Officer Pagatech Mr Tayo Oviosu as saying that the company would roll out its mobile money operations in February 2011 with four products The products are ndash money transfer bill payment mobile phone airtime topup and merchant payment According to him the alliance with Interswitch will help Paga deliver easy safe and secure mobile payment options for existing bank customers and millions of unbanked people across the country Oviosu said that Verve and MasterCard cardholders could use...[...read more]
Guarantee Trust Bank Plc is collaborating with Nokia a strong player in Nigeriarsquos mobile phones market that has seen the bankrsquos naira Mastacard become the preferred local payment portion on Nokiarsquos premier mobile application store the OVI store The deal the first in West Africa will also see GTBankrsquos banking application product Mobile Velocity MoVe hosted on the OVI store and can be downloaded for free It is also available to the GTbank website The general manager Information Technology Dare Adeyemi said at the public launch that the partnership will enable GTBank customers enjoy better mobile banking services Speaking on...[...read more]
MoreMagic has made it onto the shortlist for this yearrsquos GSMA Mobile World Congress Global Mobile Award in the Mobile Money for the Unbanked category The entry MoreMagic submitted focuses on Splash Sierra Leonersquos first mobile money service which was enabled by MoreMagic Solutionsrsquo Mobile Commerce Financial Services platform Splash is available from all the major network operators in Sierra Leone including Africell Comium and Airtel formerly Zain Splash gives customers access to basic financial services which has previously only been enjoyed by a small percentage of the population The service is designed to enable customers t...[...read more]
By JAMES RATEMO Kenyans can now operate a mobile money account without necessarily owning a mobile phone This follows the launch of a new mobile money transfer service dubbed ldquoTangazardquo by Mobile Pay Limited It also enables one to directly buy or sell stocks at the Nairobi Stock Exchange right from the mobile platform Officially unveiling the new service yesterday Central Bank of Kenya CBK Governor Njuguna Ndungrsquou said the move will see many more Kenyans access mobile banking services cheaply and conveniently Uniquely the service operates across all the existing mobile phone networks meaning mobile phone users can register th...[...read more]
Singapore 27th January 2011 Utiba a leading global supplier of mobile financial transaction platforms for mobile operators and financial institutions is pleased to announce that it has received the ldquoBest Technology Providerrdquo award at the Mobile Remittance West Africa conference held at Lagos Nigeria held on 25th26thJanuary 2011 The conference was hosted by Mobile Money Africa a leading online resource for mobile financial inclusion Mobile Money Africa is one of the leading online providers of news and analysis for the global telecom industry Its inaugural mobile money award for Africa was established to recognize outstanding achi...[...read more]
With only a day to go leading ecosystems players and stakeholders are already signed up as delegates to the Mobile Remittance summit that will be hosted at the OceanviewEko Hotel Towers on January 25th and 26thThe summit is the pioneer and industry focused event that will bring stakeholders together for FULL TWO days to deliver thought ndash provoking insights from the emerging leading stakeholders across West Africa Mr Emmanuel Ikazoboh Administrator at the Nigerian Stock Exchange will chair the opening session on Jan 25th Mallam Ibrahim Mori BabaPost Master GeneralNIPOST will deliver key note address on the role of the National postal...[...read more]
MMA Share with Africans and our global audience the background of Roamware as a leading mobile financial services provider Roamware acquired Macalla Software in September 09 Macalla was an Irish based software company specialising in mobile financial services in Europe the Caribbean Africa and the Middle East since 1998 Some of our customers include O2 Vodafone Bank of Ireland Permanent TSB Jawwal Illuminat VIVA and STC MMA What are your footprints and operations across the globe Roamware is the leading provider of roaming and mobile financial services solutions with a customer base of over 480 mobile operators in 154 countries Th...[...read more]
- Global mobile financial services technology provider.
- A complete mobile money solution for mobile money providers in emerging markets.
- Serves both mobile and e-payment needs in the Nigerian market place.
- splash is Sierra Leone’s first mobile payment system.
- Teasy is an innovative Nigerian based mobile payment company
- EASY, INSTANT and CONVENIENT way of sending cash at ANYTIME, ANYWHERE, to ANYONE on ANY NETWORK
- Stanbic MobileMoney Agent at Shoprite
- Stanbic MobileMoney Stand at Shoprite
- Visit to Management of Comviva,India
- Agency field work with FortisMM, Ibadan
- Agency activities with FortisMobile,Ibadan
- EazyMoney Agent training, Lagos state
- EazyMoney Agent training, Oyo State.
- EazyMoney Agency Training, Edo State
- EazyMoney Agent Training
- Group visit to Tigocash,Ghana
- TigoCash Agent branding stand, Accra
- TigoCash Agent outlet, Accra
- Tariff Table, TigoCash Ghana.
- Field work in Enugu State.
- Agent in Enugu State.
- Agency Field work in East of Nigeria.
- Merchant ID
- Splash MobileMoney Call Center Team
- Agent group Training, Lagos
- Agent group training, Lagos
- Splash MobileMoney, Sierra Leone
- Visit to Splash MobileMoney, Sierra Leone.