The Paga App and Doroki have been a game-changer for both individuals and small business owners in Nigeria, providing them with a simple and convenient way to manage their day-to-day transactions. With the App individuals and small business owners can easily make payments, accept payments, transfer money to other accounts, pay bills, and even buy airtime for their mobile phones.
The For Her Campaign focused on promoting female-owned businesses and empowering women both within and outside the organization. The campaign included a series of events, such as a video pitch competition featuring female entrepreneurs from Nigeria, a video campaign featuring Paga female staff and a private event which doubled as a ceremony to award the winner of the competition.
Our first Paga Conversations of the year is here! 🥳💃🕺 This one is with Seyi Ajayi, our Head of People Operations. Seyi would love to be a pilot for a day and describes Paga as dynamic, innovative, and enabling. Enjoy our conversation with her! Thanks, Seyi, for this fun conversation! It was lovely to get to […]
The Central Bank of Nigeria has implemented various initiatives to promote the adoption of digital payments, including the Cashless Policy and the creation of a Payment Service Banks (PSBs) framework. One of the reasons is to reduce the cost of banking services (including the cost of credit) and drive financial inclusion by providing more efficient […]
Jiji is a popular classified-ad platform in Nigeria. It’s similar to the Facebook Marketplace. Merchants upload their inventory and potential buyers (window) shop. At the point of contact, users are presented with this big caveat: “Safety Tips This would put anyone in defense mode. It signifies a lack of trust in the engagement. All participants […]
Imagine a shop that has just opened in your area; The Marvelous Coffee. In the beginning, the seats are empty, so they serve you immediately. They get more visitors as their service becomes popular. Now, you have to queue. This queue increases in the following months so you may wait hours before getting served. The […]
Introduction Perhaps more important than the idea of making money, is the idea that the money in question is safe at all times. Nobody will put money in a system that refuses to provide any measures to keep their finances secure. To this day, there are people from older generations who hide their money at […]
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) reported that in 2022 severe floods impacted more than 4.4 million people in Nigeria. Over 2.4 million people have been evacuated due to the floods. There have been more than 660 fatalities. The devastating floods have rendered 174,000 homes uninhabitable as well. The floods may increase the nation’s already […]