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More than half of Ugandans prefer mobile money to cash

Friday 6 April 2018 | 09:25 CET | News
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Use of electronic payments in Uganda is rising, with 52 percent of the population preferring mobile money to cash, according to a survey by the National Information Technology Authority-Uganda (NITA-U). The government is pledging to promote cashless transactions to improve efficiency, it said. says a new survey which also puts use of e-payment in Uganda at 52 per cent as majority of citizens opt for mobile money compared with cash transactions. NITA-U found that mobile payments for utility bills was the most used electronic service at 62.6 percent, followed by online registration for tax

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