Dare Okoudjou

MFS Africa crowned ‘Fintech of the Year’

The company received the top accolade at the African Banker Awards, after being recognised for outstanding contributions to Africa’s fintech industry.
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Apr 5, 2023

Access Bank, MFS Africa tie-up to enable Kenya, Nigeria remittances

Through this partnership, MFS Africa will be expanding Access Bank’s instant outbound remittance reach to potentially 400 million mobile wallets.
Mar 31, 2023

African neobank Payday bags $3 million seed round funding

The new capital raised will be deployed to secure operational licensing in the United Kingdom and Canada, while building out operations in the United Kingdom.
Feb 15, 2023

EziPay and MFS Africa time their alliance just right

Companies announce partnership as mobile money continues on growth trajectory across Africa.
Aug 18, 2022

African Tech Voices: Africa edges closer to Fintech revolution

Dare Okoudjou, Founder and CEO, MFS Africa, outlines why card and mobile money interoperability are critical to empowering African consumers and entrepreneurs.
Jun 15, 2022

MFS Africa targets Africa-China link in US$200m-backed expansion plans

Admaius Capital Partners led the US$100-million extension, resulting in the total amount raised in the series to US$200-million.
Jun 7, 2022

MFS Africa acquires US-based GTP to deepen global Fintech ambitions

Deal for an undisclosed amount will open doors to additional e-commerce business, business travel market and opportunities in US market.
Feb 17, 2022

MFS Africa looks to strengthen PAPSS backbone

Company said it will extend the reach of the pan-African payment and settlement system to over 320 million mobile money and last mile users across 35 African markets.
Nov 10, 2021

MFS raises US$100m to expand Fintech platform

AfricInvest FIVE invests in the digital payments network.
Oct 20, 2021

MFS Africa announces expansion into Nigeria

Agreement to acquire leading super-agent network Baxi
Jul 19, 2021

MFS Africa, AfriMoney in partnership to serve Sierra Leone

Companies claim that remittances from abroad amount to more than half of annual household consumption in the country.
Jun 4, 2021

Latest Fintech alliance targets 100m mobile wallets

MFS Africa and Global Technology Partners have entered into an agreement to deepen financial penetration across Africa.