UK-Nigeria for 2021 Tech Hub/Decagon Digital launch upskilling programme

Posted by - January 8, 2021

The UK-Nigeria Tech Hub and Decagon Digital have announced that they are recruiting and plan to pair short-listed SMEs with a 100 vetted software engineers to help SMEs build web apps while they gain experience. The deadline for applications for both developers and SMEs is 15 January 2021. All software engineers that intend to apply

Mastercard extends its global sponsorship of the UEFA Champions League

Posted by - October 23, 2020

Mastercard announced the renewal of the partnership with the UEFA Champions League for the 2021-24 cycle, continuing its long-running relationship which began in 1994. The agreement also includes sponsorship rights for the UEFA Super Cup in 2021, 2022 and 2023. Mastercard wants to connect people to their passions. For more than 25 years, Mastercard has

Visa Partners Standard Chartered to promote eCommerce payments

Posted by - October 15, 2020

Standard Chartered in collaboration with Visa, has announced to the public of the launch of its new ‘Safe is Smart’ campaign, aimed at encouraging the adoption of eCommerce solutions, as Nigeria journeys onto economic recovery. This campaign will promote and educate consumers on smart ideas and e-payments solutions that will drive sustainability, survival and business

Mastercard Partners With Samsung, Airtel and Asante to Drive Digital Inclusion in Africa

Posted by - October 9, 2020

Pay-on-Demand platform enables safe, secure and convenient consumer financing via Samsung devices with embedded Knox security platform, through Airtel Africa’s network. This partnership will facilitate usage-based payments and will build creditworthiness. It will be piloting in Uganda, this is part of a broader digital transformation partnership between Mastercard and Airtel Africa across 14 markets in

Zeepay partner with Visa to foster financial inclusion in Ghana

Posted by - September 29, 2020

Zeepay, a fast-growing African fintech, has announced a partnership with Visa that will allow Africans in the diaspora to send money directly onto Visa debit and prepaid cards in Ghana. Through the partnership, Zeepay will integrate Visa’s real-time push payments solution Visa Direct, with Instntmny, its money transfer platform, to provide users of the Zeepay

UnionPay International partner with Interswitch on payment digitalisation

Posted by - September 9, 2020

UnionPay International (UPI) and Interswitch recently announced a partnership, confirming Interswitch as a Third-Party Service Provider (TPSP) for UnionPay International in East Africa. The partnership supports the vision and mission that enables further payment digitalisation across the continent, allowing cardholders and merchants within the region to transact seamlessly and conveniently across various platforms on the

SAP in three-year cloud partnership with Microsoft

Posted by - October 22, 2019

Business software group SAP said on Monday it had reached a three-year deal with Microsoft to help its large enterprise customers move their business processes into the cloud. The partnership, called “Embrace”, will help clients to run operations hosted at remote servers supported by SAP’s flagship S/4HANA database, new Co-Chief Executive Officer Jennifer Morgan said

The Canon-McAfee Partnership: Worry Free Security at Just the Push of a Button

Posted by - July 31, 2019

We understand that security is a top priority for every business, that’s why we’ve teamed up with cyber-security experts McAfee to bring you, not only protection against today’s security threats, but those of the future. PROTECT YOURSELF FROM THE UNKNOWN Protecting your printers should be as easy as pushing a button. That’s why our imageRUNNER

Digital bank Monese announces partnership with PayPal

Posted by - July 5, 2019

Mobile banking company Monese has announced a partnership with PayPal. The PayPal features are now available to Monese persona account customers in the UK, and will be rolled out to the rest of Europe in the coming months. Customers will be able to link their Monese and PayPal accounts to manage their PayPal balance and