Huduma Card Delivers Cashless Efficiency, Powered by Mastercard Technology

Date: 
10 Feb 2017
Source: 
Mastercard

Mastercard commits to supporting the roll-out of the Huduma Card in Kenya as the technology partner of choice for the local government organization. The secure payment solution supports Kenya’s Vision 2030 that calls for reforms in public services to enhance accountability, transparency and efficient service delivery, with focus on developing a cashless economy.

The Huduma Card is a prepaid card with chip and PIN technology that will connect all Kenyans to the formal financial sector by providing a secure, reliable and flexible payment option. The Huduma Card, powered by Mastercard, is currently being issued by Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA), Diamond Trust Bank (DTB), Equity Bank and Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB), with no bank charges being allocated to citizens when registering for the smart card.

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Country: 
Kenya