Category: Value Added Services

Kwik Delivery Releases WooCommerce Plugin

. Today Kwik Delivery announced that it has WooCommerce Plugin, Enabling 2-Hour Deliveries For Thousands Of Nigerian Online Merchants. By installing this plugin in a few minutes, merchants large and small can offer Kwik Delivery’s on-demand, just-in-time delivery service to all their customers. Kwik’s platform delivers within two hours in the Lagos State of Nigeria. The release makes […]
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Sudan embraces digital payments to build a more inclusive economy

Sudan embraces digital payments to build a more inclusive economy As part of its vision to transform its economy, the Republic of Sudan announced today a new commitment to accelerate the transition from cash to digital payments. By joining the United Nations-based Better Than Cash Alliance (www.BetterThanCash.org), the government commits to increasing financial inclusion and […]
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MTN Cameroon suspends payment of money transfer fees by Mobile Money to fight against the spread of

Within the framework of its response plan to the health crisis caused by the Coronavirus / COVID-19, MTN Cameroon announces the suspension, effective Friday, 20 March 2020, of the payment of fees on money transfers between MTN Mobile Money accounts. This measure suspending the payment of fees concerns money transfers for amounts up to 20,000 […]
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JointPesa launches app to protect online traders from fraudsters in Kenya

Kenya Fintech startup, JointPesa in partnership with Finserve Africa has launched an e-commerce transaction platform dabbed “JointPesa” which will see both online customers and sellers protected from online cons and fraudsters. The Application will act as a temporary mediator of a transaction between parties by offering temporary custody of resources until both parties are satisfied […]
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MTN SA unlocks universal access to financial services with innovative mobile money solution, MoMo | MTN Business

The frustration experienced by around 11 million South Africans who do not have access to financial services will now be a thing of the past, with the launch of MTN SA’s mobile money service, known as MoMo, today. According to the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa’s (ICASA’s) new report on the State of the ICT […]
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Western Union, Airtel Money Collaborate on Real-Time Cross-border Money Transfers into Africa

Airtel Africa, a leading provider of telecommunications and mobile money services, and Western Union, a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, have announced a strategic agreement to offer Western Union’s cross-border capability via the Airtel Money wallet, enabling customers to move money in real-time across 14 countries in Africa. The collaboration with Airtel Africa will enable more than 15 million Airtel Money mobile wallet users in Nigeria, […]
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Airtel Money Spreads Wings | Value Added Services News in Zambia

In a bid to continue offering all-round convenience and promote financial inclusion in Zambia, Airtel Mobile Commerce popularly known as Airtel Money has launched international money transfer services into Kenya and Uganda. Airtel Money customers can now send and receive money from Airtel Money customers in Kenya and Uganda. Other Airtel to Airtel international money […]
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Vodacom Tanzania and WorldRemit launch mobile money transfers to M-Pesa accounts in Tanzania

Leading digital money transfer service WorldRemit has partnered with Vodacom Tanzania to enable nine million M-Pesa customers to receive money directly to their M-Pesa wallets from friends and family living abroad. The new service increases convenience for money transfer recipients in urban and rural areas of Tanzania as they can receive international money transfers directly to their phones, without […]
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M-PESA ecosystem wins high praise from visiting Barbados Prime Minister

Safaricom’s M-PESA ecosystem has won accolades from visiting Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley. Speaking at the Michael Joseph Center, Premier Mottley described Kenyan fintech products as inspiring and ethical and said they are admirable “because they are driven by the desire to help people.” “This is one of the most inspiring presentations I have seen […]
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Top Tips for Ridesharing Safety

In light of the festive season, the amplified increase in the demand for mobility gives rise to the use of ridesharing services especially in holiday hotspots like Durban, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, Polokwane and Johannesburg. According to Afri Ride’s managing director, Joe Moyo, ridesharing services offer South African commuters a far more cost effective, safe […]
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MTN Rwanda launches 2019 MoMo Month

MTN has announced the fourth edition of MoMo Month. The month-long campaign ending in December 2020 under the theme Let’s Go Cashless, will involve a series of engagements to reward new, existing and potential MoMo customers as well as promotions for agents and partners. Organised annually, MTN MoMo Month aims to support and further Rwanda’s […]
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DStv Launches 24/7 WhatsApp Self-Service

MultiChoice Ghana, the leading video entertainment company in Ghana, has launched a battery of self-service platforms to assist customers better manage their DStv and GOtv service during the festivities. Making the announcement, Managing Director of MultiChoice Ghana Cecil Sunkwa-Mills said “we anticipate an increase in traffic to our contact centres for reconnections, upgrades and resets […]
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