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Airtel Africa & Finablr Partner to Facilitate Seamless Inbound and Outbound Cross-border Payments

Airtel Africa, a leading telecommunications service provider, and Finablr, a global platform for payments and foreign exchange solutions, have entered into an extensive global partnership that will see the two Read More →

MTN Launches Mobile Money API Hackathon

In pursuit of its goal to contribute to bridging the financial divide, MTN Group has granted third parties access to its Mobile Money (MoMo) Access Programming Interface (API) platform. The open Read More →

Cellulant Unveils Tingg, Africa’s First Payments Super App in 8 Countries

Cellulant, Africa’s leading financial technology company has announced the launch of Tingg, an all-in-one, multi-functional consumer super app that will include a wide array of payment, commerce and financial services Read More →

UBA Brings Chat Banking to Liberia

United Bank for Africa (UBA) Liberia has launched its Chat Banking Product dubbed LEO. The online banking product which can be accessed on Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp will allow customers to Read More →

CBK Governor Dr. Patrick Njoroge Named Central Bank Governor of the Year, Sub Saharan Africa

The Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, Dr. Patrick Njoroge, has been named the Central Bank Governor of the Year for Sub-Saharan Africa by Read More →

Airtel Africa Partners with Ecobank Group to Improve Access to Mobile Financial Services

The partnership will also allow Ecobank corporate account holders to make bulk disbursements, such as payroll payments, directly into Airtel Money customer wallets Airtel Africa (Airtel.Africa), a leading global telecommunications services Read More →

uKheshe wins Global Fintech Hackcelerator @ Southern Africa

Financial inclusion took another step forward as local start-up, uKheshe, South Africa’s cheapest and most convenient QR cash card and micro transaction platform, won the 2019 Global Fintech Hackcelerator @ Read More →

I&M Bank, UnionPay & iVeri Partner to Increase UnionPay Card Online Payment Acceptance in East Africa

UnionPay International and East African financial services firm I&M Bank have announced on 31st of October, the partnership, that provide online access to UnionPay cardholders across Kenya, Tanzania and Rwanda. Read More →

Diamond Trust Bank Joins Mastercard & DPO Group to Extend Digital Payments to Global Markets

Innovative digital business-to-business payment solution to be rolled out across other African markets following launch in Kenya and Tanzania Diamond Trust Bank (DTB), the East African banking group, has joined African Read More →

Airtel Africa Partners with Mastercard to Transform Digital Payments Landscape in Africa

Airtel Africa has announced a partnership with Mastercard, giving over 100 million Airtel Africa mobile phone users across 14 African countries access to Mastercard’s global network. The Mastercard virtual (non-plastic) card Read More →

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