October 23, 2019 All Things Fintech in Africa

Category: Payments Tech


Chipper -Cash Expands to Nigeria

October 22, 2019

October 22, 2019

  Introduction:  Chipper-cash, the n0-fee, cross border payment startup has expanded to Nigeria.  It is based in San Francisco, with...

 FlutterWave:  Creating Financial Accessibility With Digital Payment Solutions

September 27, 2019

September 27, 2019

Introduction:  Sometimes, I feel the technology is  man’s coolest invention. Digital bank is the newest rave of the now, which...

MOMO, the mobile money service, launched by MTN

September 5, 2019

September 5, 2019 1

On September 29th, 2019, MTN launched its mobile money business MoMo, in Hilton Abuja, Nigeria. The mobile money will allow...

JumiaPay: a fintech platform for payments, loans & ticketing

September 5, 2019

September 5, 2019

  Jumia, an e-commerce platform for Africa backed by MTN and Rocket Internet has introduced new features on JumiaPay. The...

Opay Expands as it launches tricycle hailing service, OTrike in Nigeria

August 25, 2019

August 25, 2019

  Introduction The opera company, the Chinese-backed startup is giving other fin tech startups a clear run for their money...

Paypal Launches Xoom in the African market

August 25, 2019

August 25, 2019

  PayPal in 2015 brought xoom, a money transfer company which now serves 33 African countries from about 30 European...

Carbon, formerly Paylater now charges One Percent Transaction fee.

August 25, 2019

August 25, 2019

  Introduction Carbon, the lending platform formerly known as paylater started an app which not only allows one to borrow...

GONA Raises Multi-Million Dollar Investment in Nigeria

August 19, 2019

August 19, 2019

What’s GONA? Gona is a payment platform that enables seamless and cashless payment in public buses. The problem Gona is...

PayPal Introduces Invoice API for Online Sellers

August 16, 2019

August 16, 2019

Introduction:                                                                                    Paypal have be able to identify the challenges most small and medium businesses face from: cash flow management,...

Paga, Nigeria’s Mobile Money Operator Crosses 1.5 Trillion Naira in Transaction

August 12, 2019

August 12, 2019

Paga, Nigeria’s Mobile Money Operator Crosses 1.5 Trillion Naira in Transaction Value Earlier today, the CEO of Paga, Nigeria’s foremost...