When it comes to accepting local payments automatically in your app or your eCommerce store, Paynow has been the go-to for most developers for years. They were a godsend to most people given how hard it is to access the official OneMoney, Telecash and Ecocash APIs back then. Shockingly, it is still very hard to […]
One side effect of Statutory Instrument 127 of 2021 is that I have observed an uptick in the use of the RTGS dollar. This is driven in part by increased usage of mobile money, swipe and ZIPIT. Thanks to the new law people would rather buy using RTGS as most popular shops no longer offer […]
Powertel wants you to call someone so they can do what you can already do yourself.
Launched in the wrong country!
EcoCash has released a statement warning customers to be vigilant especially where it concerns account hijacks or takeovers: Public Notice Warning: Guard Against Fraud EcoCash is aware of reports of fraud, where unsuspecting EcoCash customers have lost money to criminals using false identities after they harvest customers’ mobile phone numbers from social media platforms such […]
Old feuds never die
Cows came home quickly on this one…
Straight from the horse’s mouth…
OneMoney and Telecash are cheaper when it comes to charges.
They had to address it.
10% is better than 0% but halving it as the MMO nears a major milestone is strange.
For Africa, this is a big deal.
Telecash now commands only 0.1% of the mobile money market.
Cloak and dagger…
Cassava Smartech’s latest report shows that EcoCash has clocked ZWL$93 Billion in transactions since it’s inception back in 2011.
EcoCash has, in a tweet, notified customers that bill payments and the EcoCash Mobile app will be down due to a planned system maintenance
EcoCash and Steward Bank have rebooted the KaShagi loans with subscribers and customers now getting ZWL$1000 to be paid back in 30 days.
Here’s how much your bank charges you for a bank to a linked EcoCash wallet transaction.
EcoCash has, in a Facebook post, issued the spread of Bank to Wallet limits across all the commercial financial Institutions in ZImbabwe.
Uhuru Wallet is a WhatsApp-based remittance service that allows Zimbabweans living in SA to send money and pay for services for family back home.
Mobile money in 2020 EcoCash’s never-ending battle with the RBZ, OneMoney nearing the million mark and the continuing decline of Telecash.
[Podcast] Technikari Episode 7: If ZIPIT Smart takes off in a big way in 2021, how can EcoCash innovate or change to remain relevant?
There have been a number of innovative products and services from the banking sector in 2020 but FBC Bank delivered the most important ones.
There has been a uptick in the number of investment scams that are operating via EcoCash.
Airtime shouldn’t only be for calling and buying bundles. EcoCash and Econet Zimbabwe need to implement airtime conversion here as they did in Lesotho.
Cassava has released its financial statement for a six month period ending 31 August 2020 and the group’s revenue fell by 34% for the period under review.
EcoCash has finally delivered because you can finally redeem your own EcoCash Rewards points.
Cassava responds as to why Steward Bank customers can’t send money to EcoCash directly (& vice versa)
Cassava has responded to our inquiry concerning Steward Bank Customers being unable to send money directly to EcoCash and vice versa.