In a year marking its 15th anniversary, Paga Group, a leading Nigerian fintech company, has been included in the 3rd annual edition of the Financial Times “Africa’s Fastest Growing Companies” special report. This prestigious recognition coincides with Paga’s remarkable journey of empowering Africans through financial inclusion for 15 years.

The Financial Times’ special report acknowledges Paga’s exceptional growth trajectory, achieved even amidst the challenges of the global pandemic and its aftermath. The recognition is a testament to Paga’s unwavering commitment to its mission: making life possible by providing a seamless payments ecosystem that will help “1 billion people access and use money.”

The Financial Times’ rigorous research process, encompassing public participation calls, extensive database analysis, and direct contact with thousands of enterprises across Africa, identified Paga as a “Growth Champion.” This distinction highlights Paga’s significant contribution to building a robust financial ecosystem for the continent.

“This recognition by the Financial Times is a phenomenal achievement as we celebrate 15 years of driving financial inclusion in Africa,” said Tayo Oviosu, CEO of Paga Group. “It’s a tribute to the dedication of our incredible team and the unwavering trust of our customers and partners. This fuels our commitment to further innovation and expansion, ultimately helping millions of Africans access the financial tools they need to thrive.”

Paga has also been recognised by The Economist and PWC for outstanding achievements in finance in Nigeria as part of the launch of the World Ahead 2024

About Paga Group

Paga Group is a leading Nigerian fintech company with a mission of making life possible by providing a seamless payments ecosystem that empowers individuals and businesses across Africa.

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