Tag: adult population

Stone Atwine of EverSend talk technology, money transfer services and Fintech trends in 2020

With over 66 per cent of Africa's adult population largely unbanked, the ever growing role of fintechs on the continent cannot be undermined – Founder of EverSend Application, Stone Atwine joins CNBC Africa on the trends that will drive the industry in 2020.

Tweaking Nigeria’s financial inclusion strategy

The Central Bank of Nigeria says the country is not on track to meet the 2020 targets of an 80 percent financial inclusion rate for the adult population set out in the National Financial Inclusion strategy in 2012. Lehle Balde, Financial Inclusion Advocate at Businessday joins CNBC Africa to discuss how the country can tweak its strategy to improve the number of financially served adults.