Access Bank
Banking Payment

Access Bank Launches USSD Self Service Code to Curb Fraud

Access Bank plc, has introduced a USSD code-*901*911#-that allows customers to deactivate their USSD profile once their mobile devices get…

Banking Payment Technology

Unity Bank Unveils USSD in Nigeria’s Three Major Languages

Unity Bank Plc has unveiled an Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) banking in Nigeria’s three major languages including Hausa, Yoruba…

Financial Inclusion Fintech Payment

Carbon (Paylater) Launches USSD Service to Boost Financial Inclusion

Carbon formerly Paylater, has launched a USSD service to make it easier for Nigerians with limited access to smartphones or…

Business Payment

OPay Launches Own USSD Code For Non-Internet Transactions

OPay has launched *955#, a USSD code, it says, will make non-internet transactions simple, easy and seamless for Nigerians. The…

Banking Business Entrepreneurship Fintech Startup Technology

Fintech Startup, Flutterwave Secures USSD Approval From CBN

Flutterwave has received approval from Nigeria’s apex bank, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to own and operate an Unstructured Supplementary…

Fintech Report

Carbon Earns $17.5m Revenue in 2019, Plans to Introduce Debit Cards, SME Accounts

-Carbon disburses N23.1bn loan to over 995,000  in 2019 -Bill payments valued at N51bn -Plans to introduce virtual cards, Carbon…

Entrepreneurship Health

3 Nigerian Startups, 5 Others Receive £5,000 For Their COVID-19 Projects From Royal Academy of Engineering

8 African startups have been selected to receive £5,000 from the Royal Academy of Engineering through its Project CARE (COVID-19 Africa…

Banking Fintech Health

Ecobank Nigeria Extends Zero Charge for Digital Money Transfers

Ecobank has extended its zero-charge fee for digital money transfers below N5,000 till the end of September this year. In…

Hackathon Health

9 Finalists Selected For #AccountForCovid Hackathon

Nine finalists have been selected for #AccountForCovid hackathon which is powered by BudgIT, Civic Hive and AccessNigeria. The #AccountForCOVID hackathon…

Google for Startups Accelerator Africa
Accelerator Africa

8 Nigerian Startups, 12 Others Selected For Google for Startups Accelerator Africa 5th Cohort

5th cohort will be done remotely 20 startups selected instead of 12 Google has announced 20 African startups that will…