Mobile Monday Africa Hosts Nigeria Mobile Payment Players in Accra


Mobile Money Africa will be hosting a Nigerian delegation to Mobile payment and Agency risk Management workshop for Nigerian mobile financial services providers, recent licensees by the Central Bank of Nigeria, financial institutions and other players in the emerging mobile financial ecosystem on April 29 and 30 at Accra city.


Nigeria Mobile Payment & Agency Banking Risk Management Training.
Inclusive of Mobile Payment Agent Tour of ACCRA.
April 29th – 30th, Accra – Ghana.


Course Overview:
CBN is actively licensing Financial Institutions, Technology firms and others to provide basic financial services using the mobile as a means of authentication in a Country of an addressable market of 70 million mobile subscribers and only 28 million Banked.


Mobile payment will open Agency Banking opportunities in Nigeria for the first time by leveraging on this additional and cost effective channel to offer financial services. This initiative will leapfrog access to financial services and increase the ease of expansion to far flung market and unserved / underserved pockets of bankable populations in Nigeria but it comes with significant risk for all ecosystem players.


Course Specifics:
Examining Risk issue specifics and mitigation plans for Nigeria under the domain areas of International , liquidity, Legal, reputational, operational, systemic risk covering the Agents, Banks, Technology Provider, Merchants, Regulator and Customers in the mobile financial ecosystem.


Understanding the ID challenge in Nigeria and potential Mobile Payment ID related fraud for Transactional services, Agency and Merchant services.


Logical and physical security requirements to roll out a successful Agent Based Branchless Banking.
Evaluating common agency related frauds ( Agents and customer initiated)


Mobile Payment Agent Tour – Accra

Workshop participants will benefit from field based approach and hands on experiences of the tour of selected agencies in the city of Accra on April 30th.
Participants will interact with agency managers and gain valuable insights from their practical experiences.


New product development managers from Financial Institutions, MNO’s & Technology providers, E-Channel Managers, IT , Risk Managers, Mobile Banking Specialists, Agency administrators, Regulators and other innovators that are interested in the West African Mobile Financial landscape and specifically Nigeria.


This Certificate course is a Two Day, non residential workshop (Participants are expected to cater for Travel and Boarding) will take place at a High Brow Hotel close to the Accra city Airport. The class seats are limited and final seat confirmation ends on April 20th.


500 USD (N75 ,000)
Group Booking (Three) and early Registrations = 400 USD (N60,000)

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