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Flutterwave Enhances Ship App With US and Canada Remittance Assist

Flutterwave Enhances Ship App With US and Canada Remittance Assist


African paytech firm Flutterwave has enhanced its ‘$finish Cellular’ product, now ‘Ship App by Flutterwave’, to help transfers from the US and Canada. The app has additionally added Egypt and Senegal as the latest recipient nations in its community.

Ship by Flutterwave initially launched in 2021, with a mission to supply a quick, clear and safe means for the African diaspora to ship cash to family and friends in Africa.

Increasing the product’s remittance capabilities and its subsequent rebranding comes as remittances to Africa have doubled within the final decade. Total, the house reached an estimated $100billion in 2022, the United Nations revealed. These remittances help medical payments, faculty charges, and residing prices for an estimated 200 million kin in Africa.

Flutterwave’s Ship app is at present out there on Play Retailer and App Retailer and goals to reinforce buyer expertise. Different key options of the app embrace real-time help and trade price replace, an improved exercise part that tracks transactions in real-time, and a brand new voucher code part that permits customers to get reductions on transactions. Current customers can replace their apps to entry the brand new look and capabilities.

“Empowering hundreds of thousands of Africans residence and overseas”

Temioluwa Adesina, lead product supervisor at Ship, stated: “We’ve been iterating and dealing laborious to make Ship App the final word cash switch answer for Africans within the diaspora. I’m comfortable we’re deploying it presently and empowering hundreds of thousands of Africans residence and overseas to simply, safely, and shortly help and join with one another by way of cash switch on Ship App.”

Olugbenga GB Agboola, the founder and CEO of Flutterwave, additionally commented: “Irrespective of the place we discover ourselves as Africans, we stay tied to our residence and all the time search measures to help, admire and keep linked with our family members.

“We’re excited to be becoming a member of and serving to the over 160 million Africans diasporans within the journey to simply join with residence by way of fast and protected cash switch on Ship App. It is a remittance answer constructed on our cross-border expertise and international cost infrastructure attain. We’re on a mission to simplify funds for infinite prospects, Ship App is a crucial step in that route.”



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