Wallet.ng: The Fintech Startup Building Mobile Payment Solutions for Nigerian Millennials

It was at an Omidyar-organised “Market Makers” event in Lagos that I’d first met Wallet.ng founder/CEO, John Oke. The event was fintech-focused and the room was filled with several interesting people including Paga CEO Tayo Oviosu, Flutterwave CEO Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, MEST Lagos GM Neku Atawodi-Edun, Microtration Founder Yele Bademosi and Lidya Co-founder Tunde… Read full… Read more Wallet.ng: The Fintech Startup Building Mobile Payment Solutions for Nigerian Millennials

CBN okays telecom operators for payment system in new MoU

The Central Bank of Nigeria has reconsidered telecommunications operators (telcos) in its financial inclusion drive, courtesy of a Memorandum of Understanding agreement signed by the apex bank and Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). The MoU, according to Tech Economy, was signed at the CBN headquarters and is designed to allow telcos play in the payment system… Read more CBN okays telecom operators for payment system in new MoU

50m Truecaller users for online payment service – New Telegraph Newspaper

[ad_1] 50m Truecaller users for online payment serviceNew Telegraph NewspaperPaystack is one of Nigeria’s largest payments startups, processing nearly 20 per cent of all online transactions in Africa’s largest economy. The company aims to allow merchants in Africa accept payments from anyone, anywhere in the world. Over 50 … and more » [ad_2] Source link

Safeonline launches seamless payment platform for merchants — Technology — The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News

[ad_1] To boost accountability that eCommerce merchants are struggling with in Nigeria, Safeonliine has launched a payment model that will cumulatively change the supply chain within the fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) industry, and save eCommerce in the country. Speaking about the innovation, Head of Product, Safeonline fintech, Abraham Ezeadiebuo, said the initial goal was… Read more Safeonline launches seamless payment platform for merchants — Technology — The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News

Flutterwave’s Rave wants to enable every African business to accept PayPal & any kind of payment, anywhere

In November 2017, Nigeria’s Flutterwave launched Rave to enable African businesses accept PayPal and any kind of payment, anywhere, across Africa and around the world. Rave powers PayPal, Mastercard, Visa, Verve, Bank Account and USSD payments via a simple integration that will see over 200 million PayPal users from around the world to pay businesses simply. … Read more Flutterwave’s Rave wants to enable every African business to accept PayPal & any kind of payment, anywhere

Nigeria’s fastest growing payment startup, Zoto, announces ₦1 sale only on the new app

Zoto, a mobile payment app used by over 1 million Nigerians, has announced a new app design. According to company officials, the new app is designed to make Zoto the fastest and most reliable payment app in Nigeria. An introductory sales offer is also announced on this occasion, and this will enable users to enjoy… Read more Nigeria’s fastest growing payment startup, Zoto, announces ₦1 sale only on the new app

Adedayo Sanni Has Built An Automated Finger Print Payment Machine

While sometimes it feels like our entire country is on fire, other times things happen that offer us a glimmer of home. A US-based Nigerian Information Technology expert, Adedayo Sanni, has built an Automated Finger Payment Machine [AFPM]. (Photo: Pulse.ng) The AFPM is a payment device equipped with a fingerprint scanner enabling people to complete financial transactions… Read… Read more Adedayo Sanni Has Built An Automated Finger Print Payment Machine

Why Nigeria is lagging behind in mobile payment —ALTON

THE Executive Secretary, Association of Licensed Telecommunications Operators of Nigeria (ALTON), Mr Gbolahan Awonuga, has said that telecoms operators were already seeking licences for mobile payment services. Awonuga disclosed this last week during the third quarterly forum of the National Information Technology Reporters Association (NITRA) in Lagos. The theme of the forum was: “Digital… Read… Read more Why Nigeria is lagging behind in mobile payment —ALTON

What to Look for when Choosing a Payment Service Provider for your Online Store

With so many new and well-established eCommerce payment service providers out there, selecting a payment gateway service that’s right for your online business may seem like an easy task, but it can actually be challenging when you don’t know where to start. To help you get it right the first time, here, written in collaboration… Read more What to Look for when Choosing a Payment Service Provider for your Online Store