Mobile social network Eskimi has announced it will be a media sponsor of the 4th Mobile Money Expo, the leading event in promoting mobile money in Africa set to be held at the Lagos Orientals Hotel on February 12 – 13.
The event is expected to attract Nigeria’s leading Application and platform providers, mobile network operators, Financial institutions, Micro Finance organizations, Telecommunications and Financial regulators, international remittance organizations, Regional governments, Embassy Trade office, support services providers, mobilemoney providers and many others.
According to Emmanuel Okoegwale, the Principal Associate, MobileMoneyAfrica, “The 2014 edition will focus on promoting financial inclusion via innovative policies, agent banking,mobile financial services, technologies, applications, agency network,card services and many other innovative channels of promoting the frontiers of financial inclusion in Africa”
In a statement, Okoegwale added the event is an avenue to explore new cooperation and partnerships that will unleash the potentials of mobile financial services in Africa. At the conference, a new forum dubbed the East – West be launched to promote collaboration, knowledge sharing and partnerships between East and West Africa, cutting across mobile money providers,policy makers, innovators , sotfware providers to up financial inclusion.