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Mastercard Invests In South Africa’s Young Female Entrepreneurs

More than 160 out-of-school, unemployed or self-employed young women between the ages of 18 and 35 have graduated today from the Junior Achievement South Africa (JA South Africa) Youth Enterprise Read More →

DTB and Mastercard Partner to Enhance Digital Payments in Kenya

Diamond Trust Bank Kenya (DTB) and Mastercard have announced their partnership to roll-out the DTB Masterpass QR app in Kenya, a mobile payment solution that will enable millions of businesses Read More →

South African Fintech Startup Sets New African Record

An African record has been set for the FICA process which used to take anywhere from two days to two weeks. It is now completed within three minutes thanks to Read More →

Visa and Direct Pay Partnership Enables 20,000 More Merchants to accept mVisa Payments

Visa and Direct Pay Online Group (DPO), the leading online payment service provider in Africa, have announced that they are enabling 20,000 more merchants to accept mVisa payments, facilitating mobile Read More →

Guaranty Trust Bank Launches the GTBank Mastercard

With focus on building a stronger financial payment sector and ensuring all citizens are financially included, Guaranty Trust Bank (Uganda) Ltd (GTBank) officially launched the GTBank Debit Mastercard in Uganda Read More →

Digital Banking Holds The Key To Financial Inclusion In Nigeria

Nigeria’s economy may be in a difficult period, but with digitalisation at the core of the national banking strategy, financial inclusion has been given room to grow. “There are so many Read More →

New Integrated Payment And POS Solution Brings 2-Second Transaction Speed To Retailers

The South African financial technology company that brought card-payment systems to smaller businesses as far back as 2008 has just announced a new integrated payment solution that will benefit franchise Read More →

Cashless Payments On The Cards For Gauteng Commuters

The Gauteng Provincial Government will in the next three months introduce a pilot project for a single e-ticket for public transport users. A similar card-based pilot project was introduced in Pretoria Read More →

Interswitch And Visa To Drive Digital Payments Across Africa

Visa Inc., the global leader in payments, and Interswitch, Africa’s leading integrated payments and transaction solutions company, have announced that they will partner to accelerate mobile payments adoption across the Read More →

Kifiya Works With Mastercard To Launch First International Remit To Pay Service In Ethiopia

Mastercard and digital service provider Kifiya have partnered to introduce a simple, secure and convenient digital solution that will ultimately allow citizens to pay for all bills in one location Read More →
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