May 26, 2021

USSD not outdated and vital to any omnichannel strategy in Africa says Clickatell

IDC research shows 56% of phones shipped to South Africa in the third quarter last year were feature phones, making the USSD channel absolutely vital.

Chat, the new channel for e-commerce growth

Clickatell believes growth of the chat economy presents one of the most fertile commercial opportunities of the 21st century.
Mar 26, 2019

MTN a big deal for Clickatell in Africa

Customer engagement firm says the mobile network operator is the first globally to roll out a WhatsApp service to customers.
Mar 26, 2019

MTN Chat launches

The telco has announced MTN Chat, a service that will allow customers to recharge their airtime and data on WhatsApp.
Feb 12, 2019

Tech heavyweights join Clickatell

Michael Jordaan, Willem van Biljon and Ryno Blignaut confirmed as latest additions to the company's board.
Sep 6, 2018

Clickatell, UBA launch chat banking solution in Nigeria

Leo is rolled out for consumers to conduct banking on WhatsApp and USSD.
Aug 3, 2018

African banks eager to WhatsApp with clients

SaaS solutions provider Clickatell expands on partnerships forged with several financial institutions.
Jul 31, 2014

Challenges that face mobile money in Africa

Regulation, tax and interoperability are among hurdles that telecom providers face.
Dec 4, 2013

Nigeria: Clickatell, VTNetwork offer on-the-go auto-recharge service

Mobile offering allows subscribers to load value on their phones as their balances approach zero.
Nov 20, 2013

Clickatell guns for Nigerian PINless airtime dominance

US headquartered company provides services to five of the West African country’s top banks.
Sep 30, 2013

Nigeria’s GT Bank to sell prepaid airtime

Mobile messaging and transaction services firm Clickatell has helped enable the offering.