Ugandan member secures first money remittance license in Africa


Katende, Ssempebwa & Co Advocates [“KATS”] has successfully advised BT Payment Services, a Fintech- digital- money remittance services provider on the licensing of its operations in Uganda by the Bank of Uganda. BT Payments Services Limited, a Ugandan financial technology company with roots in Kenya provides a secure web-based money remittance option that allows the […]

Whisperings on African business developments & opportunities – October 2014

Africa Update

The AGRICULTURE SECTOR IN AFRICA is still lacking in agricultural input commodities.  Only five states (i.e. South Africa, Malawi, Kenya, Zimbabwe and Egypt) have seed industries which provide about twenty per cent of the continent’s requirements.  Eighty-five per cent of the fertilizer requirement is imported with South Africa and Morocco being the major producers.  However, […]