Nasarawa stops cash payment of tax, others
The Executive Chairman of Nasarawa State Internal Revenue Service, Ahmed Muhammad, has said that cash payment is no longer acceptable in the state’s revenue collection.
Nigeria to get smart addressing system
OKHI, in partnership with Interswitch, has launched its services in Nigeria to end the accurate address challenge. According to the founder of OkHI, Timbo Drayson, the lack of accurate addressing infrastructure negatively affects the entire economy. He said, “its inefficiency costs the nation an estimated $2 billion a year.” He noted…
New platforms drive mobile money adoption as SSA hits 50m accounts
Payments service platforms, including Interswitch, Flutterwave, and MTN Nigeria, were identified among players that drove the adoption of mobile money in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) in 2019.
Verve International partners TVIO on Jollofrewards.com
Verve International -a leading payments technology and Interswitch’s card business in Africa- has signed a collaborative agreement with TVIO Solutions
‘Internet disruptions, power outages limit digital opportunities’
Two hydra-headed challenges of erratic power supply and constant Internet disruptions have been identified as major limitations stifling the economy, especially digital opportunities.
Interswitch reignites plans to raise $1 billion from IPO
Interswitch, Nigeria’s leading payments processing company has reignited its plans for an initial public offering (IPO), via a dual...
Stakeholders seek review of approach to develop local software
Stakeholders in the software ecosystem have called for a review of the approach adopted by the federal government towards development of indigenous software in the country. Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, director general, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), speaking at a recent stakeholders’ roundtable on indigenous software decried lack of development of the ecosystem…
Financial industry: Can your infrastructure support your innovation journey?
Branch networks in premier business districts, traditionally believed to measure the stature of financial providers are being replaced with internet banking...