Payment Systems News

Kenya: Six banks get approval to launch mobile money platform

08.02.2017

The platform will interconnect all banks, cut transaction costs for the banks.

Visa, Atlas Mara partner to promote cashless transactions in Africa

30.01.2017

The partnership will offer a suite of digital and mobile solutions across Africa.

Nigeria: CBN bars banks from virtual currency transactions

19.01.2017

The Central Bank issued stern warning to banks to refrain from virtual currency transactions.

Kenya: MasterCard launches mobile payment solution for farmers

17.01.2017

The solution offers digital financial services to small scale farmers.

Ghana: BoG to migrate electronic payment systems

16.01.2017

The migration is to reduce illicit financial transaction on electronic payment platforms

Wari and Mastercard agree to promote the use of electronic money in 35 markets

04.01.2017

These solutions will strengthen the digital payment ecosystem offered by Wari

Algeria to launch mobile payments in 2018

29.12.2016

The customer will use his mobile phone as a payment medium