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Accelerating the adoption of digital payments in Tanzania

Tanzania's digital landscape in recent years has grown creating a number of economic opportunities. Mastercard and Selcom recently announced the launch an enhanced mobile payment application that enables people to centralize all their payment cards or supported mobile banking profiles on one digital platform. Sameer Hirji, Executive Director, Selcom Paytech Limited joins CNBC Africa for more.

Tanzania digitising its money: How successful will it be as a mobile-economy state?

A cashless society is credited with improving efficiency and minimizing costs associated with financial transactions and countries across the continent are gradually adopting this. To discuss Tanzania’s status in this area, Sameer Hirji, Executive Director of Selcom Paytech joins CNBC Africa for more.