Rwanda’s Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning signed an agreement for the launch of a national interoperability switch with Ericsson Group.
According to reports, 42 per cent of adults in Rwanda own a financial account, whether formal or informal while the rest of the sub-Saharan Africa region is estimated to be at 16 per cent.
Fredrik Jedjling, President and Regional Head of Sub- Saharan Africa, Ericsson told CNBC Africa that the move would help improve the country’s drive towards financial inclusion.
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Source: CNBC AFRICA