UBA Introduces First Mastercard Debit Card in Zambia

United Bank for Africa Zambia (UBA) announced the launch of the first Mastercard debit card in Zambia to financially empower its citizens. Focused on displacing cash, the electronic payment solution Read More →

Direct Pay Online Gains Security Certification in 12 Countries Across Africa

Direct Pay Online Group (DPO) is the first payment service provider (PSP) in Africa to receive the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) Level 1 certification in 12 Read More →

Has Africa Been Left Behind by Formal Financial Services?

Has Africa been left behind by formal retail financial services? This is the question posed by the African Financial Retail Readiness Index (AFRRI). The first annual AFRRI report looks at Read More →

Zambia to Host Southern Africa Banking and ICT Summit 2015

Efforts to curb increased incidences of Cyber crime within Africa’s financial institutions, Government Agencies and private sector have received a boost with the planned Southern Africa Banking and ICT Summit Read More →

StreetCred Secures Exclusive Partnership with Nomanini

Zambian airtime distributor StreetCred (Zambia) Ltd. secured an exclusive partnership with Nomanini - a South African-based mobile point of sale service that specialises in facilitating cash transactions in informal markets. Vahid Read More →

Afreximbank Plans Mobile Payment Platform for Africa

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) is working to introduce a mobile payment platform to support intra-African trade and payments, Jean-Louis Ekra, President of the Bank, announced in Lusaka. In an address Read More →

MTN Zambia Voted Second Most Trusted Mobile Money Transfer Company

MTN Zambia was last Friday, 17th October 2014 recognized as Zambia’s Most Trusted Telecommunications Operator and Internet Service Provider in the inaugural Zambia’s Most Trusted Organizations Awards. The company was also Read More →

ATM Solutions Zambia installs its 20th ATM for Cavmont Bank

ATM Solutions Zambia, a subsidiary of Paycorp, has installed its 20 ATM for Zambia’s Cavmont Bank. The installations to date have been located at Cavmont Bank branches across Zambia, with Read More →

MTN and Ecobank Partner to Improve Access to Mobile Financial Services

MTN Mobile Money users, who are also Ecobank customers in 12 African countries, will soon be able to withdraw cash from Ecobank ATMs. They will also be able to transfer Read More →

Airtel Money Partners with Nico Insurance Zambia Limited

Airtel Networks Zambia Plc, a telecommunications service provider in Zambia and Nico Insurance Zambia Limited, have signed a partnership agreement that will enable customers to pay for their insurance using Read More →
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