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Nigerian Tech Start-up And Mastercard Deliver Cashless Online Shopping Payment Solution

The African e-commerce sector is plagued by cash, with the majority of payments still being made in cash at the point of delivery. Understanding the impact of this challenge, Mastercard Read More →

GTBank Launches GTPatriot, a Subsidized Banking Package for Nigeria’s Military

Guaranty Trust Bank plc, has launched GTPATRIOT, a unique Salary Account Package which offers Nigeria’s servicemen and servicewomen subsidized banking products and dedicated value added services. The GTPatriot Account allows Read More →

Driving Inclusion And Convenience With Quick Banking

As the banking business evolves, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has remained committed to empowering the Nigerian populace with the *894# Quick Banking service as part of its financial inclusion Read More →

The African Development Bank To Work With African Central Banks To Increase National Savings

The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Governors of Central Banks in Africa have resolved to strengthen cooperation on a range of issues to curb illegal financial outflows, bolster measures Read More →

PayU Moves To Connect Businesses To N200bn Online Payment Market

PayU has rolled out strategies to intensify efforts to connect businesses to Nigeria’s online payment market. Annual online payments in Nigeria is estimated to surpass N200 billion this year Read More →

Delivering Cashless E-commerce In Africa

Africa’s online retail sector presents an exciting opportunity for retailers to grow their businesses by connecting with new customers. According to Jumia, Africa’s number one online retailer, the e-commerce sector Read More →

First Bank of Nigeria Improves Online Banking Capabilities

Nigeria’s most valuable bank brand, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has officially announced the launch of its refreshed and user-friendly website. The new website is adaptive and responsive Read More →

Ecobank Group And Mastercard Recognised At African Banker Awards

The strategic partnership between the Ecobank Group and Mastercard was recognised at the 2017 African Banker Award for delivering ‘Innovation in Banking’. The landmark deal between both organisations was signed Read More →

Ecobank Signs Agreement With OiLibya For Distribution Of Digital Financial Services

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated the parent company of Ecobank, the Pan-African banking group has signed an agreement with OiLibya, the Pan-African oil and gas downstream company, for the distribution of digital Read More →

Going Cashless in Cameroon Made Easy with Launch of the UBA Debit Mastercard

United Bank for Africa (UBA) announced the rollout of the Debit MasterCard card in Cameroon in support of financially empowering all citizens. Focused on displacing cash, the electronic payment solution Read More →
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