Yesterday, Liberia. Today, Congo.
Tigo Rwanda and Tigo DRC – both subsidiaries of Millicom – partnered to enable the transfers in addition to similar service launched between Tigo Rwanda and Tigo Tanzania in 2014.
Irembo is a new way Rwandans can pay dues for services offered by the government.
Tanzania-based telco, Tigo is sharing the $1.8 million profits off its Mobile Money Trust profit with its customers.
This service will kick off in ten countries including Armenia, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Indonesia, Kenya and Nigeria.
The competition is designed to identify and support social entrepreneurs who use digital tools and technology to advance communities and future generations.