Category Archives: Mobile Money

MFS Africa collaborates with Afrimoney in Sierra Leone

MFS Africa describes itself as Africas largest payment gateway. The company has announced its entry into Sierra Leone, partnering with Afrimoney, the mobile money service offered by pan-African telecommunications company Africell. The goal will be to enable mobile money users in the country to receive payments from abroad smoothly and affordably. As explained by MFS, [...]

Zamtel partners with Mastercard for online transactions and transfers

The government-owned telecom service provider, Zamtel, has collaborated with Mastercard that will allow Zamtel Mobile Money customers to make safe and seamless digital payments on the Mastercard network including international e-commerce transactions. The customer will obtain a physical Mastercard debit card linked to Zamtel Mobile Money wallet while making payments on stores and outlets can [...]

Orange Egypt and National Bank Egypt to manage Orange Cash services

Orange Egypt has announced its new partnership with National Bank Egypt to manage the services of Orange Cash in order to boost Oranges customer experience. This partnership will help customers to access the most secured and innovative services by offering new attractive offers that utilize the National Bank of Egypts service range and capabilities across [...]

Safaricom introduce M-Pesa Super App

Safaricom announced the launch its Super App which comes with offline mode and a mini-app functionality. The app had a soft launch last September and Safaricom has been testing the app with over 1 million customers in Kenya. With the M-Pesa Super App, customers can use the M-Pesa service and complete transactions by sending and [...]

Mondia partners with MTN to launch Getmo Games in Nigeria

Mondia, a private m-commerce company dedicated to connecting, digitalizing and monetizing mobile consumers, announced the introduction of Getmo Games, a new gaming service for MTN Nigeria subscribers. Getmo Games is an exciting games service offering unlimited Android and online HTML5 games to subscribers, based on an All-You-Can-Eat (AYCE) subscription model. MTN subscribers can now enjoy [...]

MTN South Africa teams up with World Bank’s International Finance Corporation on mobile money

MTN South Africa has announced a partnership of $2 million with the World Bank’s International Finance Corporation (IFC) to expand its mobile money business. MTN’s mobile money (MoMo) business saw a jump in transaction values and customer numbers during the COVID-19 pandemic, as movement restrictions and avoidance of physical cash pushed people towards mobile money [...]