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MTN Rwanda and SP Limited offer customers to pay for fuel using MTN Mobile Money

MTN Rwanda and Societe Petroliere Limited (SP Limited) officially unveiled their new partnership today that allows customers to pay for fuel at any of the 25 SP petrol stations across the country, using MTN Mobile Money.

Western Union Enhances Mobile Money Transfer Capabilities in Africa

MTN Customers in Rwanda and Ivory Coast Can Now Receive Western Union Money Transfer Transactions on Their Mobile Phones

MTN Rwanda to support renovation of homes for genocide widows

MTN today donated Rwf 8 million to the Association of the Widows of Rwanda, AVEGA Agahozo, as well as Kinyinya Sector Authority for the renovation of houses for genocide widows. The handover took place at a handover event held at the MTN headquarters in Nyarutarama.

MTN Rwanda staff conclude 2015 21 Days of Y’ello Care Community Projects

MTN Rwanda rounded off its annual 21 Days of Y’ello Care employee volunteer programme this past weekend, which saw employees volunteer their time, skills and resources to make a difference in the community under the theme of “Investing in Education for All”, and in line with MTN's vision 'to lead the delivery of a bold, new Digital World to customers'.

MTN Rwanda announces appointment of new Chief Executive Officer

Kigali – MTN is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Gunter Engling as CEO of MTN Rwanda, replacing Mr Ebenezer Asante who moves to take over MTN’s key operation in Ghana as CEO, effective July 2015.

MTN Rwanda and Bank of Kigali accelerating financial inclusion through innovative channels

MTN Rwanda and Bank of Kigali have partnered to improve access to mobile financial services (MFS) by enabling customers to move money between their MTN Mobile Money wallets and their Bank of Kigali accounts and vice versa. All MTN Subscribers who are also customers of Bank of Kigali can now have their Mobile Money wallets linked to their Bank accounts, meaning that they can pull money from their Bank Accounts onto their mobile money wallet or push money from their wallets to their Bank accounts automatically.

MTN & Mobisol partner in school electrification Campaign

Kigali – Mobisol has joined mobile network operator MTN in their 21 Days of Y’ello Care campaign that began on June 1st, to electrify eight rural Rwandan schools with no prior access to electricity in the districts of Gicumbi, Ngoma, Kamonyi, Nyagatare, Gakenke, Nyaruguru, Nyabihu and Nyamasheke.