iKaaz Launches MOWA Android App for Mobile Payments

“…African partners are very interested in embracing NFC- based innovative mobile payments solutions,”iKaaz CEO.   Photo Credit: Play.Google Bangalore-based mobile payment platform, iKaaz has launched Android app, MOWA Mobile Payment, the simplest way to pay money to and receive money from friends, family, and merchants on mobile devices.                      MOWA Download Link The app facilitates […]

PesaCalc Boosts Kenyan Mobile Money Services

A free application that is compatible with Kenya’s M-pesa, Airtel and Orange Money has been launched by a mobile application company Mobile Matrix. PesaCalc by Mobile Matrix. Credit: Google Play The new app, PesaCalc, is designed to boost all the three mobile money services in the East African country. The 1.32mb size PesaCalc is a […]

0.8million Nigerian Adults Use Mobile Money-EFInA Report 2014

Only 800,000 Nigerian adults currently use mobile money, representing 0.8 percent of the adult population.    “Of the 0.8m mobile money users, 0.5m are registered and 0.3m are not registered,” EFInA 2014report said. According to the Access to Financial Services in Nigeria 2014 survey, EFInA report showed that only 11.9 million adults, representing 12.7 per […]

Benefits of Cross Border Mobile Money Remittance Service

Eight months after the first mobile money cross border remittance service was launched in West Africa by MTN and Airtel between Ivory Coast and Burkina Faso, another one is already live between Ivory Coast and Benin Republic. But, what are the Advantages of Cross Border Mobile Money Remittance Service to the customers of the telecom […]

Gt Bank 737 Enables You Open an Account, Purchase Airtime, Transfer Funds, Generate Token, Check Card Status, Perform Western Union Services

The simplicity of banking is the ability of an account holder to seamlessly have access to his/her bank account anywhere irrespective of his medium of banking. Guaranty Trust Bank, GTB, has brought that banking simplicity to fruition with its new banking innovation dubbed GtBank 737. What is Gt Bank *737# Bank *737# is a banking […]

Steps on how to link your BVN to GtBank Account Number

Guarantee Trust Bank, GtBank, has the most optional ways to linking BVN Number in Nigeria.  If you obtained your Bank Verification Number from any other bank, you can still link it to your GtBank account number in more convenient and secure ways.  More than three methods are made available for Gt Bank customers to link […]

How to link your BVN to Keystone Bank Account

This is how to link your BVN to Keystone Bank Account… You can easily link your Bank Verification Number, BVN, to your Keystone Bank Account. You may like to check out my previous article on BVN in Nigeria.   Photo credit: Keystone Bank BVN Portal Before that… If you can’t remember your BVN at the […]

How to generate GTBank USSD token on your phone number

Guaranty Trust Bank Plc has an alternative to its  hardware token. It is called  GTBank USSD token code. With the GTBank USSD token you are able to carry out transaction on internet banking. What is USSD? USSD is Unstructured Supplementary Service Data. USSD is  a Global System for Mobile(GSM) communication technology that is used to […]

Firstmonie: Nigeria’s M-PESA mobile money

GMD of First Bank of Nigeria Mr.Bisi Onasanya during the unveiling of firstmonie in Lagos in 2012. Firstmonie is not new in the mobile money services in Nigeria since it was unveiled in September 19, 2012, in Lagos. During the inauguration of the mobile payment service, Group Managing Director of FirstBank of Nigeria Mr Bisi […]

FirstMonie, EasyWallet Boost Financial Inclusion

First Bank of Nigeria, FBN, and Etisalat have partnered to add to the successes recorded by Financial Inclusion Strategy in Nigeria. The collaboration will make FBN’s firstmonie accessible on Etisalat’s easywallet STK menu which is a booster to mobile money in the country. Financial inclusion is also known as inclusive financing.  The Central Bank of […]

How To Register for AccessMoney

Since Access Bank Plc in collaboration with Airtel launched its mobile money service, AccessMoney, intending users have been asking, How do I create AccessMoney account? Mobile Banking Watch forwarded the enquiry to the bank on facebook on November 28, 2014, and this is going to be a guide on how to conveniently sign up with accessmoney […]