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Mastercard appoints new Sub-Saharan Africa Division President

Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

Mastercard appoints new Sub-Saharan Africa Division President

Mastercard has appointed Raghav Prasad as Division President for Sub-Saharan Africa. Prasad will strengthen the company’s ongoing commitment to delivering value to customers and consumers in Africa by leveraging technology to build stronger and more inclusive payment ecosystems. Prasad brings his extensive 30 year global financial services and payments industry experience to further Mastercard’s goal

Mastercard, Selcom partner for financial inclusion in Tanzania

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

Mastercard, Selcom partner for financial inclusion in Tanzania

Mastercard’s partnership with Selcom, a leading East African fintech, will enable the global technology leader to expand its mobile payments solution, Masterpass QR, in Tanzania. The partnership will provide Mastercard access to Selcom’s established network of merchants in...

Mastercard acquires Oltio from Standard Bank Group

Tuesday, March 6th, 2018

Mastercard acquires Oltio from Standard Bank Group

Mastercard has completed its acquisition of mobile payments technology company Oltio from Standard Bank Group. The acquisition builds on Mastercard’s longstanding relationship with Oltio, a startup that pioneered and patented several mobile payments and banking solutions, including...

Mastercard and M-KOPA Solar partner to light up businesses in Africa

Monday, February 26th, 2018

Mastercard and M-KOPA Solar partner to light up businesses in Africa

Mastercard and M-KOPA today, 26 February 2018, announced a partnership that will provide Africans living without electricity a simple way to light up their homes and businesses. The official announcement was made during the Mobile World Congress...

ProvidusBank officially launches World Elite Mastercard offering in Nigeria

Saturday, December 16th, 2017

ProvidusBank officially launches World Elite Mastercard offering in Nigeria

ProvidusBank launches the World Elite Mastercard offering in Nigeria, providing affluent consumers and frequent travelers with a range of priceless travel benefits and lifestyle privileges both at home and abroad. This is the first launch of World...

Mastercard officially launches Kionect for Nairobi small businesses

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

Mastercard officially launches Kionect for Nairobi small businesses

Mastercard today unveiled Kionect, a digital ordering system that empowers small kiosk owners in Nairobi to order and pay for products from wholesalers via SMS. Orders submitted via a feature phone helps create a digital record for...

LCB Bank and Mastercard transforms financial economy in Republic of Congo

Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

LCB Bank and Mastercard transforms financial economy in Republic of Congo

LCB Bank, a subsidiary of BMCE Bank Of Africa Morocco Group, and Mastercard announced their and partnership focused on digitising the Republic of Congo’s financial economy in support of the countries desire to financially empower its citizens....

Mastercard and Nigerian business leaders plan to create economic hubs

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Mastercard and Nigerian business leaders plan to create economic hubs

With half of Nigeria’s population currently living in cities, it is critical that a development framework is in place to ensure future growth is sustainable. This was a key message highlighted at the Mastercard CEO Conversations dinner...

Mastercard partners with Spazapp for informal traders mobile payments

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Mastercard partners with Spazapp for informal traders mobile payments

Mastercard is collaborating with Durban-based tech company Spazapp, to bring secure, seamless and convenient mobile payments to thousands of informal traders and convenience stores, better known as spaza shops, in South Africa. By combining their expertise and reach, the...

Mastercard and FSD to strengthen financial inclusion in Uganda

Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

Mastercard and FSD to strengthen financial inclusion in Uganda

Over half of Uganda’s adults are forced to keep their savings at home because of a lack of access to formal financial services. Not only is this not safe, but it slows the country’s growth as large...

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