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MTN Rwanda launches Fintech Subsidiary

MTN Rwanda has received approval from the Central Bank to set up its FinTech subsidiary, Mobile Money Rwanda Ltd, in a move that is likely to intensify competition in the financial system. The firm, which was permitted to run the operators mobile money operations from April 27 and will be headed by CEO Chantal Kagame. [...]

MTN Rwanda receives mobile money certification

MTN Rwanda is the first provider in the country to receive the GSMA Mobile Money Certification. To note this certification was launched in 2018 to assess mobile money providers with the ability to deliver secure and reliable services all by protecting the consumer rights and combat money laundering. According to John Giusti, Chief Regulatory Officer [...]

MTN to waive mobile money fees in Rwanda

MTN Rwanda has waived the costs of Mobile Money (MoMo) transactions to allow customers to use cashless modes of payment as part of measures to prevent the transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19). All transactions will be free for 90 days to avoid cash handling in stores, supermarkets and pharmacies.  MTN stands in solidarity with the [...]

MTN Rwanda offers ‘MyMTN App’ to its subscribers

MTN Rwanda subscribers will now have access to different services on their smartphones through the telecoms newly-launched mobile application MyMTN App, a self-care tool allowing users to self-serve and engage with customer service online. The application is already accessible for all MTN post-paid and prepaid smartphone subscribers and can be downloaded for free from app [...]