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Kenyans Abroad Are The Biggest Senders Of Mobile To Mobile Remittances

To mark the 10th anniversary of ground-breaking mobile money service M-PESA, WorldRemit  has released new data showing that the Kenyan diaspora is the biggest sender of digital remittances Read More →

Kenyans Abroad are the Biggest Senders of Mobile to Mobile Remittances

To mark the 10th anniversary of ground-breaking mobile money service M-PESA, WorldRemit has released new data showing that the Kenyan diaspora is the biggest sender of digital remittances to Read More →

Ecobank Mobile App Launched in Kenya

Ecobank Kenya has joined the list of affiliates that have officially launched Ecobank Mobile App, a convenient and instant way of banking via the mobile phone. The app integrates many Read More →

WorldRemit Sees Huge Growth In Money Transfers To Tanzania

Digital money transfer service WorldRemit  is consolidating its rapid expansion into Tanzania, supporting the growing demand for instant remittances to the country from over 4 million expatriates living abroad. WorldRemit Read More →

Mastercard Commits To Financially Including Over 150,000 Kenyan Merchants With Masterpass QR

Mastercard commits to empowering over 150,000 Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) in Kenya within 2017 by giving them access to Masterpass QR. The mobile driven, Person-to-Merchant payment solution will Read More →

Equitel Kenya introduces Jambojet Paybill Number

Jambojet now joins its sister company Kenya Airways in having an EazzyPay Paybill number, allowing customers to buy air tickets for the two carriers using their Eazzy Banking App or Read More →

Huduma Card in Kenya Delivers Cashless Efficiency, Powered by Mastercard Technology

Mastercard commits to supporting the roll-out of the Huduma Card in Kenya as the technology partner of choice for the local government organisation. The secure payment solution supports Kenya’s Vision Read More →

Wirecard Signs With RwandAir for Online Payment Processing Services

RwandAir has partnered with Wirecard AG for its online card payment processing services. As one of the leading specialist for payment processing and issuing services, Wirecard will enable customers that wish Read More →

Mastercard Launches Mobile Marketplace to Digitize East Africa’s Agricultural Sector

Mastercard launched 2KUZE, a digital platform that connects smallholder farmers, agents, buyers and banks in East Africa. 2KUZE, which in Swahili means “Let’s grow together,” enables farmers to buy, sell Read More →

Mastercard Collaborates To Provide Acceptance In Uganda

Mastercard announced a partnership with Orient Bank to expand the acceptance of Mastercard payment cards at ATMs and point-of-sale (POS) terminals across Uganda. The collaborative effort will see the acceptance Read More →
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