Category Archives: General

Expanding Boarders with Agrikore

As part of Cellulant’s effort to create the largest integrated agricultural platform in Africa, we sent our top Agric partners from Nigeria to Kenya in a bid to replicate the successes recorded in the West African Agric marketplace in Eastern Africa. The seven days trip will see Cellulant’s top Nigeria marketplace partners interact and engage… Read More »

Cellulants Agrikore Blockchain: An example of how Private Capital Investments in Fintech creates economic opportunity.

Cellulant, Africa’s digital payments service provider have proven that Financial Technology is for everyone. The company through its Agrikore & Tingg blockchain based platform – A smart contracting, digital financial services/payments & customer relationship management system is transforming the way digital & financial services are provided to the African smallholder farmer & retailers in open… Read More »

CELLULANT LISTED AMONG TOP 2018 GLOBAL FINTECH100 COMPANIES BY KPMG

Cellulant, a leading digital payments provider that reaches 40 million people across 11 African countries, has been named among the Top 50 emerging Fintech companies in the world in this year’s KPMG FinTech100 report. The 2018 KPMG Fintech100 report highlights truly innovative companies creating products and services at the nexus of technology and financial services. Cellulant… Read More »

How blockchain technology is disrupting payments processes in the Agricultural sector

Blockchain technology is a decentralized digital ledger that keeps immutable records of transactions. It maintains a network of computers working together as well as independently, to keep and verify records in such a way that once a record has been written and accepted by all the computers in the network, it cannot be altered. It… Read More »

Close Up interview with the Co-Founder of Africa’s leading payments ecosystem: Bolaji Akinboro

1. What part of your job keeps you awake at night? I constantly think about how to use technology to capture the full potential of the agriculture value chain in Africa and help the continent achieve self-sufficiency and bring down the food import bill. Africa currently loses 32% of crops produced – which represents enough food to… Read More »

More African Farmers Set To Benefit From $47.5 million TPG’s Rise Fund Investment In Cellulant, its first in Africa

After raising $47.5m from the Rise Fund, a global impact investing fund managed by growth equity platform TPG Growth, Cellulant, says the investment will help scale its blockchain-based platform Agrikore. Agrikore is a mobile blockchain-based platform that has served more than 7 million farmers across the continent, better connecting them to the market and helping… Read More »

CBN Grants Payment Solution Service Provider (PSSP) Approval to Cellulant Nigeria

Lagos, February 2018: The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has issued an approval in principle to Cellulant Nigeria Limited to operate as a Payment Solution Service Provider in Nigeria having satisfied the stringent requirements of the CBN This approval makes Cellulant one of the Payment Solution Service Providers (PSSP) in Nigeria. PSSPs are the companies… Read More »

How To Improve Your Finances In 2018

Managing your finances require proper planning and making the right decisions. It is based on the principle of save, invest and protect. The New Year generally inspires new habit and goals for most people, we want to improve our financial situation, good health, better relationship and many more goals. Here are some tips on how… Read More »

Cellulant Gets “Company of the Year” Award.

  Cellulant  co-founders Ken Njoroge and Bolaji Akinboro has been honored as “Company of the Year” at the seventh annual African Diaspora Awards (ADA) in New York City. The ADA Awards ceremony applauds outstanding African leaders who have engineered impact and change to inspire the African community around the world. The awards are hosted annually to… Read More »

Agrikore ( eWallet System); Proposition and Benefit to Agriculture Financing

Agrikore also known as eWallet system provides a comprehensive system consisting of the technology,business  processes, and a systematic organization of the actors in  Agriculture on the African continent  in a manner such that it is extremely de-risked and investable to a interested investors which may be individuals or institutions on a large scale. This has… Read More »