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UBA Empowers MSMEs with Masterpass QR Payment

United Bank Africa (UBA) has introduced its first merchant-focused app in Africa with the aim of creating a SMART (secure, mobile, accessible, reliable, transparent) network of 100,000 micro merchants and Read More →

GCB Opens 161st Branch In Saboba

GCB Bank Limited has opened its 161st branch in Saboba in the Northern Region of Ghana. The Saboba branch is the fifth to be out-doored under the Bank’s new brand Read More →

Zenith Bank And Mastercard Partnership Set To Strengthen Ghana’s Banking System

Mastercard and Zenith Bank have extended their partnership in West Africa to now include Ghana. The agreement is geared towards issuing a suite of digital payment solutions that include prepaid, Read More →

Zoto Mobile Recharge App Becomes The Number One App In Nigeria

Zoto, a product of Hedonmark Management Services Limited and Nigeria’s fastest mobile recharge app, announced that it has become the number one app in Google play store in Nigeria for Read More →

UnionPay International Announces the Signing of a Strategic MOU with the GIMAC in Cameroon

UnionPay International is delighted to announce the signing of a strategic MOU with the GIMAC (Groupement Interbancaire Monétique de l'Afrique Centrale) in Yaoundé, Cameroon. The objective of this MOU is to Read More →

FirstBank Mobile Banking App: FirstMobile Hits One Million Users

FirstMobile, FirstBank’s mobile banking platform has recorded a milestone in its user numbers with the attainment of 1million active users. The mobile banking platform has also reached N1.3trillion transactions mark Read More →

SimbaPay Launches Mobile Money Transfer Service To Ghana And Uganda

SimbaPay – a London based digital money transfer provider, announced the launch of its money transfer service to Ghana and Uganda. Using the SimbaPay app or website, Ghanaians and Ugandans Read More →

GCB Bank Launches Complete Mobile Banking Service

GCB Bank Limited has launched its mobile banking service that allows customers and non-customers to perform financial transactions from their phones. Under this, customers of GCB and non-customers will be able Read More →

Sterling Bank, Nigeria, Completes Temenos IT Transformation Project

Temenos , the software specialist for banking and finance, announces that Sterling Bank, Plc, has successfully gone live with Temenos Universal Suite. Sterling Bank, "the one-customer bank" is a full-service commercial Read More →

NIBSS, the Central Bank of Nigeria, Banks and Telecommunication Deepen Financial Inclusion with mCASH

As part of the renewed efforts to further drive the financial inclusion mandates of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), NIBSS in collaboration with Banks and the leading Telecommunications companies Read More →
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