Vodafone Ghana has held yet another cashless bazaar as section of initiatives to push economic inclusion and push the government’s cash-lite agenda.
The use of cellular payment products and services has prolonged been a section of the government’s marketing campaign to strengthen and facilitate the fast transaction of enterprise.
Speaking to JoyBusiness at the Vodafone cashless bazaar, Head of Vodafone money Mattison Obeng Agyei stated much more and much more folks were being warming up to the cashless method.
He said Vodafone cell money solutions has improved the Vodafone Funds to make the vision achievable, indicating, the month of June was set to stimulate shoppers to do a whole lot of cashless buys to move the country forward.
The purpose, he mentioned, was to convince the populace to understand the want to go into a cashless society for them to acknowledge the digital payment.
“So if I acquire ‘waakye’ with cell cash, the ‘waakye’ seller should be in a position to buy beans with cell income, the beans vendor ought to be equipped to shell out the farmer with cell revenue and the farmer ought to be capable to shell out his children’s school costs with mobile funds,” he explained.
The function noticed some 200 two hundred exhibitors screen a variety of with all payments carried out via Vodafone dollars or cell networks cash services aimed at offering clients and firms an assurance that they could trade the cashless way at their advantage and basic safety.
A seller gets cash in genuine time and will allow them to transfer to their accounts. Some exhibitors at the event shared their working experience with JoyBusiness.
Wendy who marketed frames said “the payments have been seamless and I haven’t had any troubles with change and so forth. Patrons at the celebration also described the cashless system brought much advantage. I just loaded my wallet and I pay out every thing to the pesewa with my mobile phone. It’s truly safe and sound and convenient” spelled out Mr Oduro a patron.
Head of Vodafone income Mattison Obeng Agyei once more discussed the cashless system had been really impactful.
He stated: “The distributors just after revenue could stand here and go their money straight into their bank account. No one particular in this article is guarding a wallet or pot of cash. Everybody’s transaction is happening on his or her cell phone and the cell phone is secured with them. If they shed their sim cards, they can have them changed and continue to have the monies back again on their phones”.
As part of the marketing of a digitized and cashless process, he disclosed that Vodafone has partnered with DSTV to make payment techniques simple for consumers as perfectly as a foodstuff delivery products and services firm called ‘Homechow’ to deliver foodstuff to the citizenry in the comfort of their houses whenever they positioned an buy.