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Mobile Payment in West Africa

Thursday 7 February 2013 | 11:07 CET | Author: Marion ter Welle | Background
Generally when mobile payments are discussed regarding Africa, the stories focus on Eastern Africa as M-Pesa was successfully developed in Kenya. However in French speaking West Africa several mobile payments initiatives are operational and the economic and monetary union (UEMOA) is actively promoting mobile money as well.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Countries: Benin / Burkina Faso / Cote d'Ivoire / Guinea-Bissau / Mali / Niger / Senegal / Togo
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