Lagos - Nigerians living in the United Kingdom
can now send money back home after UK firm announced the launch of its services
to the West African country.
SimbaPay, the digital money transfer provider, has expanded
its service to enable the Nigerians in the European country, through its app or
website, send money to any bank account or mobile phone in Nigeria instantly.
SimbaPay said it charges "zero fees" for the money
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Nyasinga Onyancha, Chief Executive Officer for SimbaPay,
expressed excitement at the launch into Africa’s largest economy.
“It’s awesome to be eliminating high money transfer fees for
Nigerians in the UK who are sending money to their loved ones,” said Onyancha.
Nigerians living in the UK with a bank account, debit card
or credit card will be able to use the SimbaPay app from any mobile phone,
tablet or computer. Transfers made using SimbaPay are credited within seconds
to recipients’ bank accounts or mobile money wallets eliminating the
inconvenience of queues and old school paperwork.
The service will gradually be rolled out to Nigerians living
in other EU countries.
SimbaPay provides daily locked-in exchange rates for the Nigeria
- CAJ News