Thunes and M-Pesa Tanzania to Boost Cross-Border Payments in East Africa

Global cross-border payments company Thunes has announced a partnership with M-Pesa Tanzania to launch a new service corridor, a statement from the company said. The service will allow users of M-Pesa Tanzania to transfer money directly from M-Pesa mobile wallets

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Kigali International Financial Center Reveals Rwanda’s Ambitions to be the African Hub

Rwanda Finance Limited (RFL), a state owned company mandated by the government, has launched the Kigali International Financial Center (KIFC). KIFC said in a statement that it aims to become one of the leading international financial centers on the continent.

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Ethiopia, Ghana and Rwanda Among Africa’s Fastest-Growing Fintech Ecosystems: Report

South Africa, Nigeria and Kenya have historically been the fintech hubs of Africa, but the next chapter for the industry in the continent will likely come from new, fast-growing ecosystems, including Ethiopia, Ghana and Rwanda, according to a new report.

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