Stay safe when shopping online this festive season

As local businesses ramp up for Black Friday, consumers are vulnerable to threats from bad actors. PayPal sales development director for Africa Mark Mwongela offers some advice on how to stay safe.
Mark Mwongela
Jun 29, 2022

EcoCash pens deal to enable PayPal service in cash-strapped Zimbabwe

Locals can now use PayPal’s Xoom mobile payment service for remittances.
Nov 24, 2021

Stay safe while transacting online this Black Friday

Anupam Pahuja, VP, India, SEA, Middle East, and Africa at Paypal shares tips on how consumers can keep themselves safe this festive season.
Mar 17, 2021

Flutterwave and PayPal announce lucrative e-commerce pact

Move offers an opportunity to merchants to leverage cross border payments.
May 3, 2018

Safaricom pilots social on M-Pesa

An internal trial of new mobile money linked chat service is currently underway ahead of a launch planned for later this year.
Mar 19, 2018

Africa well positioned to exploit ecommerce growth

DHL VP urges more businesses on the continent to embrace the disruptive technology.
Mar 15, 2018

SA leads online purchases in Africa: PayPal

Firm exec expects country's 2018 spending to reach R63 billion.
Jun 27, 2016

'Nigerians leading in mobile commerce race'

Ipsos research shows that Nigerian consumers more than comfortable with online shopping.
Apr 28, 2016

Xoom money transfer links up with Ghana

Ghanaians living in the US can now transfer money to recipients in Ghana.
Jan 25, 2016

Ex-PayPal exec joins Jumo

Ted Pietrzak brought in to help company bolster business and tech integration in Africa.
Oct 8, 2015

Africa must prepare for massive e-commerce growth says Paypal

Online payments company predicts that cross-border e commerce will reach $307bn by 2018 globally.
Aug 26, 2015

PayPal partners with Nigeria's MallforAfrica

Companies eager to tap into expected growth in volume of online shoppers.