Airtel Africa and Western Union partner for international money transfers in Africa:
Airtel Africa and Western Union are now partnering to offer Airtel customers access to international remittance services via their smartphones across the locations the two companies operate in presently. In a recent statement shared by Airtel Africa, the partnership would aid the company to partake in the international money transfer business.
Recall that Airtel also partnered with World Remit recently to offer cash transfer services to Burkina Faso, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Uganda.
As we all know, Airtel Africa operates Airtel Money, and the service works in partnership with the Central Bank of Nigeria.