The Central Bank of Nigeria is disbursing the N50bn COVID-19 credit facility to households and Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises affected by the pandemic through the Integrated National Association of Microfinance Banks Unified IT Platform deployed by Inlaks for NIRSAL microfinance bank. Inlaks in a statement on Tuesday described the NIRSAL National MFB as an
- 6:45 pmMcKinsey acquires Candid Partners, a leader in cloud consulting
- 5:29 pmHTC launches 5G-capable smartphone with 90Hz screen and Snapdragon 690 SoC
- 2:26 pmSamsung unveils Galaxy S21 and Galaxy S21+
- 1:24 pmMicrosoft unveils ‘Cloud for retail’ service
- 1:08 pmTikTok partners with MACRO to launch Black Creatives incubator program
OPay, a provider of payment, a ride-hailing company, food delivery and loan services firm, has been granted approval by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to commence international money transfer services in Nigeria. With the approval, OPay will start facilitating remittance business to business, business to person and person to person remittance services into Nigeria.
Telecommunications operator, MTN, has secured full Super Agent Licence from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to offer financial services in the country. MTN said the licence received through its subsidiary, Yello Digital Financial Services Limited (YDFS) would enable it launch a large scale fintech strategy in the country. “The licence will enable MTN to