How to Buy Bitcoins in Africa

With bitcoin gaining popularity, value and legitimacy around the world, many believe it could change the game in Africa. Two thirds of the population remain ‘unbanked’ and many more are interested in trading speculatively in bitcoin. Regardless of why you have an interest in the cryptocurrency, first you’ll need to get your hands on some.… Read more How to Buy Bitcoins in Africa

Cardless Cash Withdrawal Service introduced for Nigerian’s

A new financial service has been introduced in BBM for Nigerians. This service which is also known as Paycode, enables cardless cash withdrawals at ATMs as well as cardless/cashless payments in participating in real-world stores. Paycode is a service from Interswitch Ltd which has made all this possible. Nigerians can find Paycode on their Discover… Read more Cardless Cash Withdrawal Service introduced for Nigerian’s

Banks, technology and experience

Despite infrastructure constraints, Nigerian banks have done an excellent job of helping people move money around digitally. Instant transfers between banks is still a dream even in some advanced countries. Some services provided by Nigerian banks have also started to create that kind of dependence seen with MPesa. It becomes very frustrating when security tokens… Read more Banks, technology and experience