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

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

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 […]

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 Airtel Introduces New Cash Reward System for Customers

Airtel Introduces New Cash Reward System for Customers

Airtel has introduced a new cash reward system where every of its customers stands a chance of winning cash reward through the “AirtelThanks” programme. The AirtelThanks rewards customers with multiple tiered service benefits which include invites to special events, birthday appreciation gifts, priority service access, personalised relationship management, among other benefits. The Cash Token Rewards […]

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 Airtel Africa to Buy Additional Spectrum in Nigeria for $70m

Airtel Africa to Buy Additional Spectrum in Nigeria for $70m

Airtel Africa, thursday, said its subsidiary Airtel Networks Limited has signed a deal with Intercellular Nigeria Limited to buy additional 10-megahertz spectrum in the 900 MHz band in Nigeria for $70 million. According to Alliance News, the FTSE 250-listed telecommunications and mobile money services provider, said the acquisition would allow Airtel Nigeria to expand and […]

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 Airtel Tanzania gets new managing director

Airtel Tanzania gets new managing director

Dar es Salaam. Airtel Africa has appointed George Mathen as Managing Director for Airtel Tanzania, his appointment is set to take effect on October 1, the company said in a statement. Mr. Mathen has more than 20 years of experience in senior management roles, with experience in the telecommunications and FMCG sectors. Prior to joining […]

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