Pipit Global Partners with Cellulant to Power Low-Cost Remittances in Africa

Irish FinTech, Pipit Global Partners with Pan-African Fintech Cellulant to power cheaper and safer means for Africans in the EU and UK to send cash to their families at home Read More →

West Africa Launches New Payments Digitization Agenda

New report: Worker payments digitization for economic recovery and decent work In Senegal, 8 out of 10 workers are paid in cash. Most are temporary workers and excluded from health insurance. Read More →

FirstBank Promotes Cross Border Payments in Sub Sahara Africa with First Global Transfer

First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s premier and leading financial inclusion services provider, has announced the launch of First Global Transfer (FGT) to promote international transfer of funds across its Read More →

UnionPay International Partners with Vista Group to Accelerate Digital Transformation across West Africa

UnionPay International (UPI) and Vista Group, jointly announced a strategic partnership to accelerate acquiring and issuing UnionPay cards in West Africa. Vista Group is a challenger bank building itself into Read More →

Mondia Pay is Fast Becoming the Preferred Digital Payment Solution for African Telcos

African telcos benefiting from the best billing integration, bundling deals, user engagement and subscriber acquisition services Mondia Pay, Mondia’s  digital payment entity, announced that it recently onboarded a series of new Read More →

United Bank for Africa Group Announces Global Management Appointments

The new CEOs will drive the Group’s strategy and activities in Mali, Uganda, Zambia, Senegal, Tanzania and Sierra Leone respectively United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) (, the leading pan-African financial Read More →

Free Senegal and Comviva Collaborate to Enhance Mobile Money Service

Free, Senegal’s second largest mobile network operator, has deployed mobiquity Money to enhance its mobile money service ‘Free Money’ and deliver a world class digital payments experience to its customers. Read More →

DPO Group Extends Africa Reach with Licences to Operate in Senegal, Côte d’Ivoire and the DRC

DPO Group, a leading payments technology company in Africa, has announced that it is now operating in Senegal, Côte d’Ivoire and the Democratic Republic of Congo in francophone Africa. The Read More →

TerraPay Joins Forces with UBA Group for Cross-Border Remittances in 20 Countries

TerraPay, a mobile-first international payment network, has announced that it has partnered with UBA Group, a leading pan-African financial services group headquartered in Nigeria, to facilitate real-time money transfer services to its Read More →

First Bank of Nigeria Promotes Financial Inclusion through Digitisation in Sub-Saharan Africa

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced its organisation of a Joint Seminar with sub-Saharan African Banking and Telecom Regulators to promote financial inclusion through digital innovations in sub-Saharan Africa. Read More →

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