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From Fun to Business: How Fintech is changing Africa

From Fun to Business: How Fintech is changing Africa

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Otemuyiwa Prosper

November 27, 2017
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  2. ❖ Software Developer ❖ Open Sourcerer ❖ Self-Acclaimed Developer Evangelist

    ❖ Community Builder ❖ Jollof Rice Ambassador ❖ Google Developer Expert ❖ Live in Lagos, Nigeria
  3. Building a business is hard. Getting paid should not be.

  4. First: Some Statistics 4 ❖ Population without a bank account

    - 40% ❖ Bank ATM per 16,000 people - 1 ATM
  5. First: Some Statistics 5

  6. First: Some Statistics 6

  7. The Community contributes to Businesses.

  8. Businesses contribute to the community.

  9. How?

  10. Let’s start with Communities

  11. Types of Communities 11 ❖ Developer Communities ❖ Private/Vendor Communities

  12. Developer Communities

  13. Developer Communities 13 ❖ forLoop ❖ Laravel Nigeria ❖ Angular

    Nigeria ❖ DevCenter ❖ Usable
  14. - Interaction between developer community members cultivate Ideas. - Ideas

    breed Products. - Products need to be accessible by a selected few or a billion users.
  15. Hold that thought for a second.

  16. - Hub8 needed to expand. - Africa is an emerging

    market. Massive population. - Hub8 chose Nigeria. - Hub8 needed to offer services to developers, technology enthusiasts and people needing an online presence.
  17. ..Hub8 needed a seamless solution to enable Nigerians pay for

    their services
  18. What did they do? - Hub8 18 ❖ Hub8 integrated

    RavePay
  19. Why RavePay? - Hub8 19 ❖ Payment via cards -

    Visa, MasterCard, Verve ❖ Payment via bank accounts ❖ Payment via USSD ❖ No additional integrations for expansion into South Africa, Kenya, Ghana and other African countries.
  20. Private/Vendor Communities

  21. Payments is People, and People matter.

  22. Private/Vendor Communities WebExpo Prague 2017 22 ❖ Jollof Festivals ❖

    Marketplaces ❖ Crowdfunded Platforms
  23. Case Study: MegaBet 23 ❖ Online Gaming Service ❖ Needed

    to expand to the African market. Got into the Nigerian scene. ❖ Needed a seamless way of accepting payments. URL: https://mobile.megabet.ng
  24. Case Study: MegaBet 24 ❖ Integrated RavePay ❖ Payment via

    cards - Visa, MasterCard, Verve ❖ Payment via bank accounts ❖ Payment via USSD
  25. Case Study: Thrivesend 25 ❖ Online Money Transfer Service offering

    very low transfer charge rates ❖ Send money from your card to any Nigerian bank account ❖ Local or International Visa, Mastercards URL: https://thrivesend.com
  26. Case Study: Thrivesend 26 ❖ Integrated RavePay ❖ Payment via

    cards - Visa, MasterCard, Verve
  27. Case Study - Wallet 27 Wallet.ng - Get Paid easily

    with just a link
  28. Case Study - Wallet 28 Wallet.ng - Get Paid easily

    with just a link
  29. Case Study - Wallet 29 Wallet.ng - Get Paid easily

    with just a link ❖ Payment via cards - Visa, MasterCard, Verve ❖ Payment via your Wallet
  30. Do well to send me some money! https://me.wallet.ng/unicodeveloper

  31. Case Study: Jollof Festival 31

  32. Case Study: Jollof Festival 32 ❖ Several Food Vendors present

    at the event ❖ Customers can pay with cash or on the spot bank transfers But, who still carries cash around?
  33. Case Study: Jollof Festival 33 ❖ Integrated RavePOS ❖ Vendors

    received payments from customers via card, bank account and USSD. ❖ Payment via Phones made easy with USSD - *402*MerchantID*Amount# Solution
  34. Developers, what are you waiting for? Start getting paid today!

  35. Quick, Secure, Fast Solution: RavePay 35 ❖ No Setup Fees

    ❖ Multi-company support ❖ Multi-currency support ❖ Transaction fees ❖ Rave Point of Sale ❖ Python, JS, Ruby, Cordova, iOS, Android SDKs URL: https://ravepay.co
  36. Quick, Secure, Fast Solution: RavePay 36 ❖ Rave Point of

    Sale
  37. Thank you #PyConNG Now, make Africa better! - @unicodeveloper