Jumia Kenya records highest loss in a decade

The company recorded its highest loss since the online shopping group set up shop in the East African country in May 2013.
Dominic Kirui
Apr 5, 2023

Fintech Mukuru launches drive-thru service in Zimbabwe

The fintech says safety remains a top priority, and the drive-thru idea proved to be the safest and most convenient option for its customers.
Sep 26, 2022

Mukuru, WeThinkCode team up to support women in tech

Financial services platform joins coding and tech training organisation to host women-only hackathon.
Jul 27, 2022

A mobile-led risk-based approach is crucial to achieving financial inclusion in Africa

The first port of call is to understand that serving the underserved is not just about technology says Sandy Rheeder, CIO of Mukuru.
Jul 15, 2022

Mukuru looks to capitalise on high profile sport sponsorship

Southern African financial services platform secures backing from English Premier League side Crystal Palace and Springbok star.
Dec 14, 2021

Financial inclusion on the agenda as Mukuru Card customers can now make online purchases

Mukuru Card has been activated for online purchases in South Africa, allowing holders of the card to take part in the eCommerce revolution.
Dec 13, 2021

Mukuru banks on card option to capitalise on SA’s e-commerce explosion

Remittance platform launches card option targeting banked and unbanked users.
Nov 8, 2021

Mukuru expands in SA with Pargo card collection, WICODE

The Fintech partners with Pargo for Mukuru Card collection and extends remittance reach to include all Shoprite, Checkers and Usave stores
Sep 29, 2021

Fintech’s power lies in solving problems not just in delivering shiny apps

It is important that the fintech industry sees the inherent value in engaging constructively with the regulators.
Jun 1, 2021

Financial inclusion in Africa requires more doing, less talking

Change requires momentum and momentum can only be achieved when more companies commit to taking tangible steps to include more people, says Andy Jury, CEO of Mukuru.
Nov 24, 2020

Airtel Malawi partners Mukuru in mobile money transfer service

Mobile money users from Botswana, South Africa and Zimbabwe will be able to remit funds directly to Airtel money recipients in Malawi.
Nov 17, 2020

Mukuru extends footprint across Southern Africa

Formal remittances prove highly resilient according to the African Fintech company, pinpointing growth in South Africa and Zimbabwe markets.