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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 Elite Mastercard in Sub-Saharan Africa. During the launch ceremony held in Lagos over the weekend, Managing Director/CEO, ProvidusBank

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...

UBA unveils first Mastercard debit card in Zambia

Thursday, August 24th, 2017

UBA unveils first Mastercard debit card in Zambia

United Bank for Africa Zambia (UBA) on 23 August 2017, announced the launch of the first Mastercard debit card in Zambia to financially empower its citizens. “The introduction of the UBA Mastercard debit card into the market...

Centenary Bank, Mastercard partner to transform Uganda’s economy

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Centenary Bank, Mastercard partner to transform Uganda’s economy

Centenary Bank and Mastercard have today, 19 July 2017, announced at the Annual Bankers’ Conference their multipronged approach to digitising Uganda’s economy in support of the National Financial Inclusion Strategy. Following the recent signing of a strategic...

Mastercard Foundation Scholars to receive seed funding

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Mastercard Foundation Scholars to receive seed funding

Ten teams of 21 budding African social entrepreneurs have been selected as winners of the Resolution Social Venture Challenge at the Baobab Summit in Johannesburg. Winning teams earn a fellowship that includes seed funding, mentorship and access...

DTB, Mastercard partner to enhance digital payments in Kenya

Friday, July 7th, 2017

DTB, Mastercard partner to enhance digital payments in Kenya

Diamond Trust Bank Kenya (DTB) and Mastercard have announced their partnership to roll-out the DTB Masterpass QR app in Kenya, a mobile payment solution that will enable millions of businesses to accept fast and secure digital payments from consumers....

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