0
Wireless

MTN Rwanda brings in advance notifications for MoMo cash withdrawals to prevent fraud

Monday 28 September 2020 | 10:43 CET | News
MTN Rwanda has started a new cash withdrawal process aimed at curtailing mobile money fraudsters, New Times reported. According to Teta Mpyisi, the brand and sponsorship senior manager at MTN Rwanda, mobile money customers will have to pre-authorise any withdrawal request by dialing star 182 star 7 hash before an agent can send a withdrawal prompt.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: MTN Rwanda
Countries: Rwanda
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Rwandan mobile payment volumes rise 206% in 2020, transactions up 85%

Published 24 Feb 2021 11:16 CET | Rwanda
In 2020, the value of Rwandan mobile payment volumes increased by 206 percent to RWF 7.18 billion from RWF 2.35 billion in 2019, ...

MTN Rwanda launches Mobile Money API

Published 11 Nov 2020 10:45 CET | Rwanda
MTN Rwanda has announced the launch of its Mobile Money API to enable local developers to create services that accept mobile ...

MTN Rwanda receives GSMA Mobile Money Certification

Published 26 Oct 2020 15:04 CET | Rwanda
MTN Rwanda has become the first provider in Rwanda to gain the GSMA Mobile Money Certification. The scheme was launched in April ...

MTN Rwanda CTO moves to Facebook

Published 24 Sep 2020 10:47 CET | Rwanda
MTN Rwanda chief technology officer Fabrice Ndatira is set to join Facebook, New Times reported. Ndatira has been working at MTN ...

Crystal Telecom, MTN Rwanda project 12% revenue growth in 2020

Published 01 Jul 2020 10:03 CET | Rwanda
Crystal Telecom and associate firm MTN Rwanda are projecting revenue growth in 2020 of about 12 percent, buoyed by increased ...